Ontario invests $3.2 million in Columbia Forest Products

Ontario is investing nearly $3.2 million in Columbia Forest Products’ plywood mill in Hearst, Ontario and its hardwood veneer plant in Rutherglen, Ontario.

Over five years, the money will support Columbia’s infrastructure project, enabling it to create and maintain nearly 350 jobs and support economic growth in the area. Columbia will modernize its equipment, maximize production capacity, increase competitiveness, and expand into new markets.