Resolute Forest Products to Idle Paper Production at Fort Frances Mill until Year-end

Nov. 25, 2011 - Resolute Forest Products is curtailing its papermaking operations in Fort Frances, Ontario, Canada for the remainder of the year.

The company cites poor market conditions for the five-week shutdown of its paper machines that starts next week.

About 100 employees will be impacted.

Operations at the kraft mill are not effected.

It's the third work stoppage at the paper mill this year.

SOURCE: The Canadian Press