Hampton mills stand out for avoiding curtailments

Hampton Lumber’s Decker Lake and Babine sawmills in Burns Lake have managed to avoid the curtailments that many other mills in the region have undertaken in June. (Lakes District News file photo)

Industry News

More than a dozen sawmills shut down across the province in June amid industry difficulties but the two locals mills of Hampton Lumber are still running.

To the east and west of Burns Lake mills experienced shutdowns this month, with mills in Houston, Fraser Lake and Vanderhoof announcing temporary curtailments. Canfor’s Vavenby mill was shutdown permanently.


Source: BC Local News


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