Canfor Corporation (CFP) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Canfor Corporation (CFP) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Canfor Corporation (CFP)-Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description-A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.

- Corporate strategy-Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.

- SWOT Analysis-A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.

- Company history-Progression of key events associated with the company.

- Major products and services-A list of major products, services and brands of the company.

- Key competitors-A list of key competitors to the company.

- Key employees-A list of the key executives of the company.

- Executive biographies-A brief summary of the executives' employment history.

- Key operational heads-A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.

- Important locations and subsidiaries-A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.

- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years-The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.

- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods-The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Canfor Corporation (Canfor) is an integrated forest products provider that produces softwood lumber, wood pellets and wood chips. The company produces remanufactured and finger-jointed lumber products and specialized wood products, spruce pine fir (SPF), specialty lumber and engineered wood products. It also supplies green softwood fibre and produces paper and pulp products, which are operated through its subsidiary Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (CPPI). Canfor's lumber production facilities are located in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and the US. The company operates sales offices in Canada, the US, Japan, China and South Korea. Canfor is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Canfor Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jul 25,2018: Canfor reports results for Second Quarter of 2018

Jun 07,2018: Canfor hires Dianne Watts to board of directors

Apr 24,2018: Canfor releases results for Q1 2018

Feb 22,2018: Canfor posts results for Q4 2017

Jul 26,2017: Canfor Q2 net income increases

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.

- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.

- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.

- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.

- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.

- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 3

List of Tables 5

List of Figures 5

Section 1-About the Company 6

Canfor Corporation-Key Facts 6

Canfor Corporation-Key Employees 7

Canfor Corporation-Key Employee Biographies 8

Canfor Corporation-Major Products and Services 9

Canfor Corporation-History 10

Canfor Corporation-Company Statement 13

Canfor Corporation-Locations And Subsidiaries 15

Head Office 15

Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15

Affiliate 16

Section 2-Company Analysis 17

Company Overview 17

Canfor Corporation-Business Description 18

Business Segment: Lumber 18

Overview 18

Performance 18

Key Stats 18

Business Segment: Pulp and Paper 18

Overview 18

Performance 18

Key Stats 18

Canfor Corporation-Corporate Strategy 20

Canfor Corporation-SWOT Analysis 21

SWOT Analysis-Overview 21

Canfor Corporation-Strengths 21

Canfor Corporation-Weaknesses 22

Canfor Corporation-Opportunities 23

Canfor Corporation-Threats 24

Canfor Corporation-Key Competitors 25

Section 3-Company Financial Ratios 26

Financial Ratios-Capital Market Ratios 26

Financial Ratios-Annual Ratios 27

Performance Chart 30

Financial Performance 30

Financial Ratios-Interim Ratios 31

Financial Ratios-Ratio Charts 32

Section 4-Company's Recent Developments 33

Jul 25, 2018: Canfor reports results for Second Quarter of 2018 33

Jul 26, 2017: Canfor Q2 net income increases 35

Apr 25, 2017: Canfor Q1 net income increases 36

Feb 08, 2017: Canfor pulp products announces Q4 2016 results 37

Feb 08, 2017: Canfor reports results for fourth quarter of 2016 39

Section 5-Appendix 41

Methodology 41

Ratio Definitions 41

About GlobalData 45

Contact Us 45

Disclaimer 45

List of Figures

Canfor Corporation, Performance Chart (2013-2017) 30

Canfor Corporation, Ratio Charts 32

List of Tables

Canfor Corporation, Key Facts 6

Canfor Corporation, Key Employees 7

Canfor Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8

Canfor Corporation, Major Products and Services 9

Canfor Corporation, History 10

Canfor Corporation, Other Locations 15

Canfor Corporation, Subsidiaries 16

Canfor Corporation, Affiliate 16

Canfor Corporation, Key Competitors 25

Canfor Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 26

Canfor Corporation, Annual Ratios 27

Canfor Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 28

Canfor Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 29

Canfor Corporation, Interim Ratios 31

Currency Codes 41

Capital Market Ratios 41

Equity Ratios 42

Profitability Ratios 42

Cost Ratios 43

Liquidity Ratios 43

Leverage Ratios 44

Efficiency Ratios 44

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