Canfor

Canfor is an integrated forest products company that produces lumber, engineered wood products, wood chips, pellets and logs. Read more

Don Kayne's photo - President & CEO of Canfor

President & CEO

Don Kayne

CEO Approval Rating

77/100

Founded:

1938

Status:

PublicSubsidiary of Great Pacific Capital CorpTMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeCFP

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West Fraser is seen as one of Canfor's top competitors. West Fraser was founded in Vancouver, British Columbia} in 1955. West Fraser is in the Wood Products industry. Compared to Canfor, West Fraser generates $2.7B more revenue.

WFP is Canfor's #2 competitor. WFP was founded in 1954, and its headquarters is in Vancouver, British Columbia. WFP competes in the Forest Products industry. WFP has 4,958 fewer employees than Canfor.

Tembec is Canfor's #3 rival. Tembec is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, and was founded in 1972. Tembec operates in the Paper Products industry. Tembec generates 25% the revenue of Canfor.

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Canfor Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$4.3B

Canfor's revenue is the ranked 8th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 4.2B. Over the last three quarters, Canfor's revenue has grown by 79.3%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $1.5B; in Q3 2020, it was $1.2B; in Q2 2020, it was $815.9M.

Canfor Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Elliott Sawmilling Co., Inc.

Nov 2018

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$110M
Elliott is a producer and distributor of yellow pine lumber products.
VIDA Group

Nov 2018

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$438.1M
Vida manufactures and supplies Scandinavian softwood and structural timber for construction, packaging, and wood working industries.

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Wynndel Box and Lumber Ltd.

Jan 2016

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undisclosed
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Anthony Forest Products Company, LLC

Sep 2015

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$93.5M
Anthony Forest Products Company manufactures forest products such as beams, columns, glulam, roof joists, short span header, pine and hardwood chips.
Bois Daaquam Inc.

May 2003

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Canfor has acquired. Canfor has acquired 6 companies and its latest acquisition was Elliott Sawmilling Co., Inc. in Nov 2018. Elliott is a producer and distributor of yellow pine lumber products.

Canfor Funding History

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Canfor Investments

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These are all the companies that Canfor has invested in. Canfor has invested 6 companies and its latest investment was Elliott Sawmilling Co., Inc. in Nov 2018. Elliott is a producer and distributor of yellow pine lumber products.

Canfor News

May 6, 2021Markets Insider

Canfor Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, BC, May 5, 2021 /CNW/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) announces, in accordance with Toront... See more »
April 29, 2021Pulp & Paper Canada

Canfor Pulp to increase NBSK pulp list prices for China, North America

Canfor Pulp Products will increase its NBSK pulp list...... See more »
December 8, 2020Zolmax News

Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (OTCMKTS:CFPUF) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (OTCMKTS:CFPUF) saw a large decline in short interest during the month of N... See more »
November 18, 2020Pulp & Paper Canada

Canfor to sell Fort Nelson forest tenure to wood pellet producer

Canfor will sell its forest tenure in the Fort...... See more »
October 24, 2020Pulp & Paper Canada

Canfor Pulp posts operating loss of $27.6M in Q3 2020

Canfor Pulp has reported an operating loss of $27.6...... See more »

Canfor Blogs

October 15, 2018Canfor Blog

Canfor's Dedicated Trucking Line Unveils New Website and Logo

With an expanding fleet on the horizon, we have unveiled a new website and visual identity for our Ne... See more »
October 15, 2018Canfor Blog

Two Canfor Employees Receive Awards for Their Industry Excellence

Congratulations to Canfor's Carmen Augustine who was selected for CFI's Top 10 Under 40, and Christin... See more »
October 3, 2018Canfor Blog

New Partnership Celebrates Indigenous Athletic Community

Canfor is proud to announce our new partnership agreement with the BC Sports Hall of Fame that is foc... See more »
August 28, 2018Canfor Blog

Canfor Contributes Lumber to New Community Hall in Radium Hot Springs

I was very pleased to have the opportunity to attend the grand opening of the Radium Hot Springs Cent... See more »
August 3, 2018Canfor Blog

Canfor Donates $60,000 to Community Hospitals in Georgia State

Canfor proudly donated a total of $60,000 that is shared amongst three hospitals: Wills Memorial in W... See more »
July 3, 2018Canfor Blog

New Video Highlights Canfor's US Operations and Opportunities

Check out this video to learn more about the people, the purpose and the passion that make Canfor suc... See more »
July 3, 2018Canfor Blog

New Video Highlights Canfor’s US Operations and Opportunities

Check out this video to learn more about the people, the purpose and the passion that make Canfor suc... See more »

Canfor Press Releases

February 28, 2019PR Newswire

Canfor Closes VIDA Group of Sweden Acquisition

VANCOUVER, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP), further to the Company's news... See more »
November 7, 2016Industry Today

Fiber Cement Market Regulations and Competitive Landscape Outlook to 2025

Fiber Cement Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 - 2025 Posted via Indus... See more »
October 25, 2016PR Newswire

Canfor reports results for third quarter of 2016

VANCOUVER, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) today reported net income attri... See more »
October 10, 2016NewsMaker

Sawmill Market Professional Survey, Growth, Shares, Opportunities and Forecast to 2021

The Sawmill Market research report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the S... See more »
September 28, 2016PR Newswire

Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. Announce Third Quarter Results Conference Call

VANCOUVER, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (... See more »
August 29, 2016NewsMaker

Sawmill Market Analysis, Prediction by Region, Type and Technology to 2021

The Sawmill Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the S... See more »
April 27, 2016PR Newswire

Canfor Reports Results for First Quarter of 2016

VANCOUVER, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) today reported net income attr... See more »

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Canfor Headquarters

100–1700 West 75th Avenue

Vancouver, British ColumbiaV6P 6G2

604-264-6241

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Canfor Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Canfor is an integrated forest products company that produces lumber, engineered wood products, wood chips, pellets and logs. Canfor was founded in 1938. Canfor's headquarters is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, CA V6P 6G2. Canfor's President ...

CEO

Canfor's President & CEO, Don Kayne, currently has an approval rating of 77%. Canfor's primary competitors are West Fraser, WFP & Tembec.

Website

canfor.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Canfor

  1. When was Canfor founded?

    Canfor was founded in 1938
  2. Who is Canfor's CEO?

    Canfor's CEO is Don Kayne
  3. How much revenue does Canfor generate?

    Canfor generates $4.3B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Canfor have?

    Canfor has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Canfor's headquarters?

    Canfor's headquarters is in Vancouver British Columbia, CA
  2. How many employees does Canfor have?

    Canfor has 7,111 employees
  3. What sector does Canfor operate in?

    Canfor is in Wood Products, Forest Products
  4. Who are Canfor's competitors?

    Canfor's top competitors are West Fraser, WFP, Tembec