“The closure has been prompted by evaluations that concluded that operating the facility was no longer competitive due to overall market conditions and unreliable – and often disabled – rail service,” the company wrote to state officials.

COOS BAY, Ore. – Georgia-Pacific Wood Products plans to close its facility on Mullen Street in Coos Bay, eliminating 111 jobs.

The company expects the plan to begin cutting jobs in June. The layoffs “will continue in phases until complete closure,” the company told the state of Oregon on Thursday.

“The closure has been prompted by evaluations that concluded that operating the facility was no longer competitive due to overall market

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