Keyword: West Fraser

West Fraser to adopt three day work week at B.C. sawmills

West Fraser is temporarily rolling back its operating schedule at lumber mills across B.C., impacting more than 700 employees [...]

Transport issues forces West Fraser Timber to curtail lumber production

    Massive flooding late last year that washed away rail tracks and shut highways in Western Canada [...]

West Fraser completes OSB mill acquisition from Georgia Pacific

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has completed the acquisition of Georgia Pacific’s oriented strand board [...]

West Fraser’s lumber shipments drop up to 30% on BC floods

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. said weekly lumber shipments from the west of the country plunged [...]

West Fraser acquires OSB mill in US South

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has signed a deal to buy Georgia Pacific’s oriented strand board mill near Allendale [...]

B.C. forestry giants post healthy Q3 profits

Two of B.C.’s largest forest companies report they still had healthy earnings in the third quarter, despite lumber [...]

West Fraser announces output reductions

Due to wildfires in British Columbia, slowing orders for forest products, constraints on the availability of resins used in the [...]

Canadian lumber giants face crashing lumber prices

    North American lumber prices have crashed in a short time span, taking only eight weeks to [...]

Impact of Covid-19 pandemic on top Canadian lumber producers

    COVID-19 delivered a year like no other in 2020, and the high demand for lumber [...]

West Fraser completed acquisition of Norbord

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. shares closed 4% higher Monday (up $3.24 per share) on [...]