NorskeCanada (formerly Norske Skog Canada and now
Catalyst Paper) was a Canadian pulp and paper company based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Financial Information 2002 2001 Net Sales (C$M) 1,482.3 1,388.7 Net Earnings (C$M) (123.3) 44.5
Its stock symbol on the
Toronto Stock Exchangewas NS.
Norske Skog, a Norwegian paper company, acquired the pulp and paper assets of Fletcher Challenge, a New Zealand based multinational. Fletcher Challenge's Canadian assets were renamed Norske Skog Canada Limited. In August 2001, Norske Skog Canada acquired Pacifica Papers, which, in turn, had been formed in 1998 from MacMillan Bloedel's paper assets.
NorskeCanada was renamed Catalyst Paper Corporation in 2005.
* [http://www.catalystpaper.com/ Catalyst Paper web site]
* [http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=NS.TO&d=t Yahoo profile]
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