Bowater Organization

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Bowater Organization

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  • Bowater Newfoundland Pulp and Paper Mills Limited

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The Reid Newfoundland Company and other financial backers, under the name of Newfoundland Power and Paper Company, began construction of the mill in Corner Brook in 1923 . with the first paper produced in 1925. A planned, industrial town quickly grew around the mill site. In 1927 the company was incorporated as the International Paper Company of Newfoundland Limited and was acquired by Bowater-Lloyd Corporation in 1938. The company became part of the Kruger organization in December of 1984.


Corner Brook, NL

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pulp and paper-making
forest industries

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