Domtar to reduce fluff pulp capacity at Plymouth mill

26 Sep 2016 − The closure of the 90,000 tpy pulp line will result in a workforce reduction of approximatly 100 positions.» more

No further increase in brown kraftliner prices in Germany

23 Sep 2016 − Brown kraftliner manufacturers failed to implement the second step of the planned price hike on the market in Germany although availability on the September market is reportedly reduced.» more

France: Prices for ordinary RCP grades slightly down in September

20 Sep 2016 − Market participants report reduction in export prices for mixed paper and board and old corrugated containers due to slower demand from Asia.» more


Stora Enso to close Heinola corrugated packaging site, invest in corrugated production in Lahti

15 Sep 2016 − Stora Enso has announced plans to consolidate corrugated packaging production in Finland. The company plans to shut down Heinola corrugated site and transfer production to Lahti. » more

Sack kraft paper producers seek price hike in Germany

13 Sep 2016 − Several sack kraft paper producers have taken advantage of the good order situation and the tight supply to announce price increases for unbleached grades, usually with effect from October.» more

Vinda's tissue capacities exceed one-million t mark

09 Sep 2016 − Vinda has commissioned three new machines in China, increasing its tissue capacities by 90,000 tpy. With the move, overall capacities climb to more than one million tpy. » more

Minor fall in hardwood pulp prices
while NBSK pulp remains stable

07 Sep 2016 − Overcapacity led to a renewed price drop for hardwood pulp in August. Softwood pulp prices did not change against the background of a quiet month.» more