West Fraser Timber Co company info

What does West Fraser Timber Co do?
West Fraser Timber (TSX:WFG), (NYSE:WFG) is a comprehensive wood products company, specializing in a broad range of activities including the harvesting of timber, the production of lumber, plywood, pulp, and paper, as well as other wood-related products. West Fraser operates numerous facilities across Canada and the United States, constantly striving to expand its market reach and enhance its product line through innovation and strategic growth initiatives. The company is committed to sustainable practices, aiming to meet the evolving needs of its customers while minimizing its environmental footprint. Its objective is to maintain a leading position in the wood products sector by focusing on operational excellence, safety, and responsible resource management. West Fraser Timber Co is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker code (TSX:WFG), reflecting its strong presence in the forest products industry.
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Company Snapshot

Is West Fraser Timber Co a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does West Fraser Timber Co employ?

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Employees
3,085

What sector is West Fraser Timber Co in?

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Sector
Materials

Where is the head office for West Fraser Timber Co?

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Head Office
Vancouver, Canada

What year was West Fraser Timber Co founded?

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Year Founded
1955
What does West Fraser Timber Co specialise in?
/Lumber Production /Pulp Manufacturing /Building Materials /Wood Products /Sustainable Forestry /Paper Production

What are the products and/or services of West Fraser Timber Co?

Overview of West Fraser Timber Co offerings
Lumber production, including softwood lumber used in home construction, remodeling, and repair projects.
Plywood and veneer products, essential for residential and commercial building applications.
Engineered wood products, offering high-performance alternatives to traditional lumber.
Medium Density Fibreboard (MDF), used in furniture, cabinetry, and flooring applications.
Pulp and paper products, catering to packaging, tissue, and specialty paper markets.
Wood chips and biomass energy production, supporting renewable energy initiatives and providing by-products for various industrial uses.

Who is in the executive team of West Fraser Timber Co?

West Fraser Timber Co leadership team
  • Mr. Sean P. McLaren
    Mr. Sean P. McLaren
    CEO, President & Director
  • Mr. Christopher A. Virostek CA, CPA, HBBA
    Mr. Christopher A. Virostek CA, CPA, HBBA
    Senior VP of Finance & CFO
  • Ms. Robin A. Lampard
    Ms. Robin A. Lampard
    Senior Vice-President of Finance
  • Mr. Kevin John Burke
    Mr. Kevin John Burke
    Executive Vice-President of North American Operations
  • Mr. Chuck H. Watkins
    Mr. Chuck H. Watkins
    Vice-President of Capital & Technology
  • Mr. Robert B. Winslow C.F.A.
    Mr. Robert B. Winslow C.F.A.
    Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Development
  • Ms. Shannon D. Webber LL.B
    Ms. Shannon D. Webber LL.B
    VP & General Counsel
  • Mr. Matthew V. Tobin
    Mr. Matthew V. Tobin
    Senior Vice-President of Sales & Marketing