Georgia-Pacific to dismiss 650 workers at Port Hudson paper mill

Georgia-Pacific plant in Port Hudson, LA (Source: Derron Daquano)

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PORT HUDSON, LA (WAFB) - Georgia-Pacific announced Thursday morning they will leave the paper business, effectively laying off more than 600 workers at its plant in Port Hudson.

A spokesperson for Georgia-Pacific, Kelly Fergison, said the company will permanently shut down all paper machines, as well as its wood yard and pulp mill.


Source: WAFB9