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CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower, Canfor Corp leads declines

Dec 17 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index fell at the open on Tuesday and was set to break its three-day winning streak, with shares of lumber products company Canfor Corp leading declines.

* At 9:35 a.m. ET (1435 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX Composite index was down 13.65 points, or 0.08%, at 17,042.71.

* Canfor Corp tumbled 21% after it rejected Great Pacific Capital Corp’s proposal to take it private.

Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Vinay Dwivedi

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