Resolute reaches tentative agreement with Unifor forest workers in Quebec

MONTREAL – Resolute Forest Products (TSX:RFP) has reached a tentative agreement with 1,200 forest and sawmill workers in Quebec represented by Unifor.

The contract will be voted on Feb. 13 to 26 by employees in Quebec’s North Shore, Abitibi and Lac Saint Jean regions.

No details about the agreement were released.

The union hopes the deal will set the pattern for talks with other forest products companies.