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February 15, 2012

According to an article in The Globe and Mail, sales of British Columbia lumber to China have declined dramatically -- a major reversal from the strong sales of 2011. 

Analysts continue to expect more growth in 2012, but Statistics Canada estimated a mere $67 million in B.C.-to-China lumber sales in December, down 36% from the same month in the previous year.

November 9, 2008

Dominic Gammiero, a western director, will take on the role of interim president and CEO...

April 10, 2008

The company pointed to “falling demand and poor pricing for softwood lumber with no indications...

January 15, 2008

The Vancouver-based company said the charges included $90 million related to its lumber segment, $141...

December 6, 2007

188 employees will be laid off....

December 6, 2007

188 employees will be laid off....

November 12, 2007

The mill makes specialty products, including hardboard panels, erosion control wood mulch and baled fiber....

September 25, 2007

South Carolina-based Chesterfield produces southern yellow pine....

September 25, 2007

South Carolina-based Chesterfield produces southern yellow pine....

September 16, 2007

Thomas Sitar comes over from the Canfor Pulp Income Fund....

September 5, 2007

Scott Wilson will remain in his current position until a replacement is found....

September 5, 2007

Scott Wilson will remain in his current position until a replacement is found....

August 26, 2007

Acquisitions, new growth. Builders FirstSource has acquired Bama Truss and Components, a Shelby, Ala., maker...

July 30, 2007

The forest products company will reopen the MacKenzie, B.C., mill, but will eliminate 130 jobs...

July 30, 2007

The forest products company will reopen the MacKenzie, B.C., mill, but will eliminate 130 jobs...