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Woodfree uncoated paper negotiations

bearing the first fruits in Germany

Talks about charging more for woodfree uncoated paper in April are bearing the first fruit in Germany. A whole raft of manufacturers claim to have inked contracts at higher prices. However, increasing coated paper prices is off the table at... more

EUWID Price Watch Germany Label Paper

First quarter 2015


PTT forecasts a good year

for pulp and board sector

In its forecast for 2015 and 2016, Finnish Pellervo Economic Research Institute PTT sees good prospects for the board and pulp sectors in Finland but predicts a decline in the output of paper.
PTT is expecting board production to increase... more

EUWID Price Review Germany First quarter 2015


Media speculate on IP’s bid

for Smurfit Kappa Group

News on a potential “big deal” in the paper and packaging industry is causing a lot of stir in the market. At the start of the week, several US, UK and Irish media reported that the US paper and packaging group International Paper (IP) was... more

European pulp producer calls in a new

round of price hikes for BHK pulp

Assessments of manufacturers and buyers diverge with respect to the development of softwood pulp prices on the European market in April. In the case of hardwood pulp, the two camps agree that prices are still moving higher. One eucalyptus pulp... more

EU RCP exports to third countries down again in 2014

The European Union’s recovered paper exports to third countries continue to be on the decline. According to current figures compiled by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, the 28 EU member states exported around 9.92 million... more

Portucel’s tissue subsidiary

AMS orders new TM

Portuguese tissue manufacturer AMS BR Star Paper (AMS), a subsidiary of Portucel Soporcel, is enlarging its production capacity. According to information from the Italian machine engineering company Toscotec, AMS placed an order for a new tissue... more

Mondi to close Lohja

specialty kraft paper mill

Mondi Group has announced plans for the permanent closure of the Lohja specialty kraft paper mill in Finland. According to Mondi, employee representatives were informed of the plans on 9 April. Mondi cites the site’s prolonged poor financial... more

Andritz supplies deinking line to

India’s newsprint maker Nepa

Andritz has received an order from the Indian newsprint manufacturer Nepa Ltd. to supply a complete deinking line. Start-up of the new line in Madhya Pradesh, which Nepa intends to use for manufacturing paper with higher whiteness grades, is... more