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2018 Foreign Direct Investor of the Year – International Grand Investment Corp. (IGIC) / St. Croix Tissue

Share St. Croix Tissue in Baileyville, Maine is a bright spot for Maine’s paper industry. In 2016, parent company International Grand Investment Corp. (IGIC), a US-based company for a Chinese investment firm, invested $120 million in two new… Read More 

CEI presents ‘Opportunity Award’ to St. Croix Tissue

Last Updated March 15, 2017 12:05 pm     Braving Tuesday’s nor’easter to attend CEI’s annual meeting in Brunswick, St. Croix Tissue Inc., was awarded CEI’s “2017 Award for Expanding Economic Opportunity” for its $120 million paper mill… Read More 

Woodland Pulp moving forward with tissue machines, hiring

BAILEYVILLE, Maine — While the start-up of two new tissue paper machines has been put off by three months due to construction delays, the St. Croix Tissue Mill already has hired more than 70 new employees to run them, according to the company.

Woodland Pulp, an affiliate of St. Croix Tissue, had announced in March 2014 that it was adding two tissue machines and 80 jobs in a $120 million expansion at its pulp mill in Baileyville, located along the border of New Brunswick, Canada. 

Despite changes, $120M expansion at Baileyville mill remains on schedule

BAILEYVILLE, Maine — Construction to add tissue manufacturing operations at the Woodland Pulp mill has been delayed, but a company official said Monday the project still is expected to be completed on schedule as originally planned.

When company officials announced the $120 million expansion by parent company International Grand Investment Corp. in March, they said construction would begin in the spring. 

Washington County Community College and St. Croix Tissue, Inc. announce partnership

CALAIS and BAILEYVILLE – Washington County Community College and St. Croix Tissue, Inc. have announced a partnership that will lead to high paying paper making jobs for workers in Down East Maine.

St. Croix Tissue, Inc. announced earlier this year its plans to build a new state-of-the-art tissue paper production facility located in Baileyville. The company will be creating as many as 80 new jobs and will begin large scale hiring in May 2015.