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Resolute shutting Fort Frances paper operation for 5 weeks, cites poor markets

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FORT FRANCES, Ont. - Resolute Forest Products is curtailing its paper-making operations in Fort Frances, Ont., for the rest 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. (CFOB)

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