Canfor closes Vavenby sawmill, suspends logging operations due to wildfire

Maria Church
July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017 - Canfor has temporarily closed its Vavenby sawmill and suspended logging operations in the area due to the worsening wildfire situation in B.C.

In a letter to employees, Canfor said the Vavenby sawmill is not directly impacted by the fires but the majority of employees and contractors are affected by evacuation orders. 

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