WCBEF and UNESCO are seeking to establish a long term collaboration on the circular bioeconomy, in recognition of the growing importance of the sector in the field of education.
Ilim Group continues to implement the project for construction of a new pulp and paperboard mill in Ust-Ilimsk, Russia, in accordance with the project schedule.
Canada's lumber production increased 24.7% from April to 4 360.4 thousand cubic metres in May. Production was 18.7 % lower than in May 2019.
Northeast Building Supply is expanding in Bridgeport, Connecticut. A fixture on Barnum Avenue since 1988, Northeast is bringing additional retail space under the same roof as their kitchen and cabinetry division. They’ve also added a new state-of-the-art drive-thru lumber warehouse that will make picking up building ma...
Norbord Inc. reported Adjusted EBITDA of $84 million for the 2Q 2020 compared to $75 million in the 1Q 2020 and $36 million in the 2Q 2019. Norbord recorded Adjusted earnings of $31 million or $0.38 per share (basic and diluted) versus Adjusted earnings of $21 million or $0.26 per share (basic and diluted) in the 1Q 20...
James Donaldson and Sons Ltd (JDS) announced Arlene Cairns is joining the Group as its new CFO. Arlene will succeed Andrew Donaldson as CFO following his promotion to CEO in April 2020.
Verso Corporation's net sales for the 2Q 2020 decreased by 55.5% to $268 million, compared to the 2Q 2019, as a result of significant declines in sales volume and unfavorable price/mix. Net sales for the first half of 2020 decreased $502 million compared to the first half of 2019.
Graphic Packaging Holding Company announced that International Paper has notified the сompany of its intent to continue the monetization process of its ownership interest in Graphic Packaging International Partners, LLC.
Ponsse’s consolidated net sales for the 1H 2020 amounted to Euro 276.4 million, which is 12.5% less than in the 1H 2019. The operating result amounted to Euro 21.8 million, compared to Euro 30.4 million.
BlueLinx Holdings Inc. reported net sales of $699 million for the 2Q 2020, compared to $706 million for the prior year period. Net sales were up $9 million when excluding $16 million from the prior year period related to the discontinued siding line.
Interfor’s Board of Directors appointed Rick Pozzebon as Senior Vice-President & CFO, effective August 6, 2020.
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation reported its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2020. Total net sales for the 2Q 2020 decreased by $40 million over the prior year to $548 million compared to the 2Q 2019. Total net sales for the first six months of 2020 decreased by $37 million over the prior ye...
In June 2020, Brazilian exports of wood products (except pulp and paper) declined 8.5% in value compared to June 2019, from $237 million to $216.9 million.
The AZEK® Company Inc. appoints Brian Spaly, Executive Chairman of Tecovas, to its Board of Directors.
Cascades' 2Q 2020 sales of $1,285 million grew by $10 million, or 1%, compared with the same period last year. For the 3-month periods ended June 30, 2020, the Corporation posted net earnings of $54 million, or $0.57 per share, compared to net earnings of $31 million, or $0.33 per share, in the same period of 2019.
Central National Gottesman Inc. announced that its Kelly/Spicers division has acquired Northern California-based American Packaging, further expanding its packaging business throughout the Western U.S.
Dr. Marina Crnoja-Cosic has been appointed Head of New Business Development at the viscose speciality fibre manufacturer Kelheim Fibres. She will also serve as a member of Kelheim’s Management Board.