Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. and a long list of affiliates filed for bankruptcy in Delaware, listing $7.5 billion in assets and $5.6 billion in debts. The company cited the difficulty of refinancing loans because of the frozen credit market, and weakened demand.
Cascade Grain Products filed for bankruptcy in Portland, Ore., listing more than $100 million in debts.
Landmark Homes and Development filed for bankruptcy in Reno, listing more than $10 million in debts.
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