Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Forest and Paper Products: 9
(Previous rank: 10)
Overall score: 3.70
Ticker: ABH

AbitibiBowater stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 10
People management 9
Use of corporate assets 10
Social responsibility 9
Quality of management 9
Financial soundness 10
Long-term investment 9
Quality of products/services 9
Global competitiveness 10
Most Admired
1 International Paper 6.20
2 SCA (Svenska Cellulosa) 6.07
3 Weyerhaeuser 5.66
4 Stora Enso 5.49
5 Domtar 5.29
Rank Company Overall score
6 UPM-Kymmene 5.22
7 Universal Forest Products 4.68
8 Boise 4.67
9 AbitibiBowater 3.70
9 NewPage Holding 3.70
From the March 19, 2012 issue
†To be among the Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. Only Most Admired companies are listed in the magazine. Online, contenders' results are also displayed.

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