Tembec in brief

Tembec is a manufacturer of forest products – lumber, paper pulp, paper and specialty cellulose pulp – and a global leader in sustainable forest management practices. Tembec has operations in North America and France with some 3,000 employees, is listed on the TSX and has annual sales of approximately $1.5 billion.

Tembec directly manages nearly 9 million hectares (about 22 million acres) of Canadian forestlands in keeping with responsible forest management practices. And we have earned Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Certification for all our directly-managed forests. These forests ensure Tembec's long-term fiber supply, underlying the consistent quality and availability of everything we make.

Sales by major category*

Sales by region*

* 2016 fiscal year
** Includes chemical products.

Our products have a world of applications

Business Products Typical applications
Wood products Softwood lumber – spruce, pine, fir Framing materials
General construction
Truss components
Manufacturing (pallets, siding)
Hardwood lumber Furniture
Wood chips and biomass (bark, sawdust, shavings) Pulp (wood chips)
Fuel (chips, sawdust, shavings, bark)
Pellets and panels (sawdust, shavings)
Horticultural (bark)
Pulp High-yield pulp Copy, printing and writing papers
Construction paper and file folders
Coated bleached board
Tissue and towelling
Specialty cellulose Cellulose ethers Pharmaceuticals
Food products
Personal care products
Cellulose acetates Fabrics
LCD technology
Filtration media
Nitrocellulose Nail polish
Paints, lacquers, varnishes
Microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) Food additives
Chemical products Resin LVL (laminated veneer lumber)
OSB (oriented strand board)
Particleboard and plywood
Lignosulfonates Animal food
Carbon black
Concrete admixtures
Paper Coated bleached board Commercial printing and publishing
Corrugated containers
Point-of-sale displays
Newsprint Newspapers
Commercial printers
Paperback publishers