Arauco Announces Closure of Eugene Oregon Fiberboard Mill

Sighting an ‘economic imbalance’ in the U.S. market for medium density fiberboard (MDF), Arauco North America has decided to close it’s Eugene Oregon MDF plant and lay off all 84 workers effective May 1st, 2020. Arauco is planning on shifting the Eugene production work to its other U.S. facilities.

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