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Werner Kenkel to boost corrugated board capacity

05 Aug 2015 − Wener Kenkel will install a new corrugator at the site in Krzycko Wielkie. Production start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2016.» more

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Polish WFU paper prices edge up in July on good demand and limited supply

05 Aug 2015 − There can be no talk of a summer slump on the Polish market for woodfree uncoated paper this year. In fact, quite the opposite is true. Various suppliers described the order situation at the end of July as unusually good» more

DS Smith completes takeover of
Grupo Lantero's corrugated business

03 Aug 2015 − DS Smith has strengthened its operations in Spain. The company acquired Grupo Lantero's corrugated business which comprises seven plants in the country.» more

Idempapers increasing capacity

31 Jul 2015 − Idempapers has launched an investment programme and aims to "significantly increase capacity" by raising the speed of PM 4. » more

Schoellershammer starting construction of PM 6

30 Jul 2015 − After having received permission for construction and operation of the PM 6 in July, Papierfabrik Schoellershammer has signed contracts concerning financing and construction of the new plant. » more

Arctic in search of buyer for German Mochenwangen mill

29 Jul 2015 − Arctic Paper is planning to sell its German Mochenwangen mill. The site has a capacity of around 100,000 tpy of specialty papers.» more

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Stora Enso to divest Barcelona board mill

29 Jul 2015 − Stora Enso's Barcelona GD board mill is to be sold to German private equity company Quantum Capital Partners. The company will retire from the recycled board business and focus on virgin fibre board grades. » more

Envelope paper prices in Germany partly up in Q2

28 Jul 2015 − Price hikes were a key issue on the German envelope paper market in the second quarter. Upward adjustments to prices of woodfree white grades have already found traction on the market while recycled paper prices...» more

Leipa's plans for new CCM capacity are being delayed

28 Jul 2015 − German paper producer Leipa Georg Leinfelder is still working on plans to increase its corrugated case material capacity, but reports delays in the decision process. » more

Perlen suffers from strong Swiss franc and lower paper prices

27 Jul 2015 − Despite higher sales volumes, CPH Group recorded a decline in sales and an EBIT loss in the first half of 2015.» more