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Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. Revise Event Format for Annual General Meeting Due to COVID-19 and Announce First Quarter Results Conference Call

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 8:30pm

VANCOUVER, March 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Similar to other public companies around the globe, Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX: CFX)each announced that they will take COVID-19 precautionary measures for the companies' upcoming Annual General Meetings (AGMs) on April 23, 2020.

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  • VANCOUVER, March 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Similar to other public companies around the globe, Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX: CFX)each announced that they will take COVID-19 precautionary measures for the companies' upcoming Annual General Meetings (AGMs) on April 23, 2020.
  • The revised event format for both AGMs will include a one way web and telephone conference.
  • Shareholders can email questions prior to the meeting to communications@canfor.com , but will not otherwise be able to vote or speak at the AGMs via the web or telephone conference.
  • 12:30 PM PST Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX: CFX)
    1:00 PM PST Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP)
    The Canfor companies will be accepting email questions only prior to the AGMs, and shareholders are encouraged to email their questions before April 22nd to communications@canfor.com .

Canfor Pulp Products Inc. and Canfor Corporation Revise Event Format for Annual General Meeting Due to COVID-19 and Announce First Quarter Results Conference Call

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 8:30pm

These statements are based on management's current expectations and beliefs and actual events or results may differ materially.

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  • These statements are based on management's current expectations and beliefs and actual events or results may differ materially.
  • There are many factors that could cause such actual events or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements to differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by such statements.
  • Canfor Pulp Products Inc. ("Canfor Pulp" or "CPPI") is a leading global supplier of pulp and paper products with operations in the central interior of British Columbia ("BC") employing approximately 1,300 people throughout the organization.
  • Canfor Pulp is the largest North American and one of the largest global producers of market NBSK Pulp.

Canfor Corporation Announces COVID-19 Response Measures

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:00am

VANCOUVER, March 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) is undertaking a series of significant measures in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, focused on protecting the health and safety of employees and communities, and adjusting business operations in response to rapidly changing global market conditions.

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  • VANCOUVER, March 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) is undertaking a series of significant measures in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, focused on protecting the health and safety of employees and communities, and adjusting business operations in response to rapidly changing global market conditions.
  • The health and well-being of Canfor employees and contractors, their families and our communities are our top priority.
  • In addition to steps focused on physical health, we recognize that many people are experiencing stress and anxiety related to the COVID-19 virus and public health response.
  • These curtailments and variable operating rates will be assessed weekly and adjusted as needed in response to rapidly evolving market conditions, changes in customer demand and the state of the COVID-19 response globally.

Interfor Completes Acquisition of BC Interior Cutting Rights

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 10:44pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INTERFOR CORPORATION (Interfor or the Company) (TSX: IFP) today announced that it has closed the previously announced transaction to acquire cutting rights in the Adams Lake area of the BC Interior from Canfor Corporation.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INTERFOR CORPORATION (Interfor or the Company) (TSX: IFP) today announced that it has closed the previously announced transaction to acquire cutting rights in the Adams Lake area of the BC Interior from Canfor Corporation.
  • Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company with operations in Canada and the United States.
  • The Company has annual lumber production capacity of approximately 3.0 billion board feet and offers one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers around the world.
  • For more information about Interfor, visit our website at www.interfor.com.

Interfor Obtains Government Approval for Acquisition of BC Interior Cutting Rights

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 10:05pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INTERFOR CORPORATION (Interfor or the Company) (TSX: IFP) today announced that it has received approval from the Province of British Columbia related to the previously announced agreement to acquire cutting rights in the Adams Lake area of the BC Interior from Canfor Corporation.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INTERFOR CORPORATION (Interfor or the Company) (TSX: IFP) today announced that it has received approval from the Province of British Columbia related to the previously announced agreement to acquire cutting rights in the Adams Lake area of the BC Interior from Canfor Corporation.
  • Closing of the transaction is expected to occur before the end of Q1 2020.
  • Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company with operations in Canada and the United States.
  • For more information about Interfor, visit our website at www.interfor.com.

Canfor Pulp Products Inc. and Canfor Corporation Announce Fourth Quarter Results Conference Call

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 10:00pm

About Canfor Pulp Products Inc.

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  • About Canfor Pulp Products Inc.
    Canfor Pulp Products Inc. ("Canfor Pulp" or "CPPI") is a leading global supplier of pulp and paper products with operations in the central interior of British Columbia ("BC") employing approximately 1,300 people throughout the organization.
  • Canfor Pulp owns and operates three mills in Prince George, BC with a total capacity of 1.1 million tonnes of Premium Reinforcing Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft ("NBSK") Pulp and 140,000 tonnes of kraft paper, as well as one mill in Taylor, BC with an annual production capacity of 220,000 tonnes of Bleached Chemi-Thermo Mechanical Pulp ("BCTMP").
  • Canfor Pulp is the largest North American and one of the largest global producers of market NBSK Pulp.
  • SOURCE Canfor Pulp Products Inc.

Labour Dispute Update

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 2:19am

About Western Forest Products Inc.

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  • About Western Forest Products Inc.
    Western is an integrated forest products company building a margin-focused log and lumber business to compete successfully in global softwood markets.
  • With operations and employees located primarily on the coast of British Columbia and Washington State, Western is a premier supplier of high-value, specialty forest products to worldwide markets.
  • Western has a lumber capacity in excess of 1.1 billion board feet from eight sawmills and four remanufacturing facilities.
  • Western supplements its production through a wholesale program providing customers with a comprehensive range of specialty products.

ISS and Egan-Jones Recommend Canfor Shareholders Vote For the Proposed Arrangement with Great Pacific

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 1:30pm

VANCOUVER, Dec. 12,2019 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) ("Canfor") announces the results of reports issued by independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ("ISS") and Egan-Jones Proxy Services ("Egan-Jones"), both of which have recommended that Canfor shareholders vote FOR the proposed plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") with 1227738 B.C.

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  • VANCOUVER, Dec. 12,2019 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) ("Canfor") announces the results of reports issued by independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ("ISS") and Egan-Jones Proxy Services ("Egan-Jones"), both of which have recommended that Canfor shareholders vote FOR the proposed plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") with 1227738 B.C.
  • Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Great Pacific Capital Corp. ("Great Pacific").
  • The Board of Directors of Canfor continues to recommend that Shareholders vote FOR the resolution approving the Arrangement at the Special Meeting.
  • Shareholders may vote online, by telephone or other methods listed on their form of proxy or voting instruction form.

Genomics to bring cost savings to the pulp and paper industry

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 5:00pm

One of the challenges of the industry is to provide rapid, timely and accurate identification of the tree species present in the fine woody outputs of pulp and paper processing, also known as feedstock.

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  • One of the challenges of the industry is to provide rapid, timely and accurate identification of the tree species present in the fine woody outputs of pulp and paper processing, also known as feedstock.
  • Dr. Hamelins team is responding to a direct request from Canfor, one of the worlds largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper.
  • This direct investment was made through Genome BCs GeneSolve program, designed to bring industry and academia together to find solutions for sector challenges.
  • Genome British Columbia leads genomics innovation on Canadas West Coast and facilitates the integration of genomics into society.

Global Sack Kraft Paper Market by Grade, Packaging Type, End-user & Region - Forecast to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 11:37am

The report covers a forecast and an analysis of the sack kraft paper market on a global and regional level.

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  • The report covers a forecast and an analysis of the sack kraft paper market on a global and regional level.
  • This report offers a comprehensive analysis of market trends, drivers, and restraints of the sack kraft paper market.
  • The study provides a decisive view of the sack kraft paper market by segmenting the market based on grade, packaging type, end-user, and region.
  • Some key participants of the global sack kraft paper market are KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation, Nordic Paper, Billerud Korsnas AB, Canfor Corporation, Segezha Group, Gascogne Group, Natron-Hayat d.o.o, Mondi Group, Tolko Industries Ltd., and Horizon Pulp & Paper Ltd.