AbitibiBowater Schedules Two Weeks Downtime at Fort Frances Mill

Feb. 17, 2011 - AbitibiBowater plans to take market-related production downtime at its Fort Frances mill in Ontario, Canada

According to a report on Fort Frances Times Online, the shutdown will last for two weeks and is scheduled to begin February 21 with production resuming on March 7

Company officials noted that the Kraft mill will continue to operate during downtime.

Some 230 employees will be affected by the production outage.

The Fort Frances mill produces commercial printing papers and market pulp.

SOURCE: Fort Frances Times Online