SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

February 07, 2011 06:00 ET

Weyerhaeuser, International Paper Show Improved Fourth-Quarter Earnings, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - February 7, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Forest products companies Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE:WY) (Federal Way, Washington) and International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) (Memphis, Tennessee) both reported improved year-over-year earnings for the fourth quarter of the 2010 financial year. International Paper reported net earnings of $316 million for the quarter, compared to a net loss of $101 in 4Q09. Weyerhaeuser reported 4Q10 net earnings of $171 million for the quarter, compared to a year-earlier net loss of $175 million.

As part of our Pulp, Paper & Wood Project Database, Industrial Info is tracking approximately $670 million in International Paper and Weyerhaeuser projects, including additions, expansions, plant closures and maintenance shutdowns.

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