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Producers want to charge more for CWF paper in Italy

22 Jul 2014 − Woodfree coated paper manufacturers doing business in Italy are no longer willing to accept low prices and narrow margins, and have announced plans to increase their selling prices for all deliveries starting in...» more

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No prospect of a turnaround on the European pulp market in July

22 Jul 2014 − In July, European NBSK prices remain stable, while pressure seems to persist on the European hardwood pulp market. » more

Careo to rebuild board machine in Santa Giustina

21 Jul 2014 − In August Careo will idle the board machine at the Santa Giustina mill for a rebuild. As a result, the board's runability and printability will increase.» more

National Geographic adds recycled paper to magazines

18 Jul 2014 − In a major step forward for the use of recycled paper in the magazine industry, the National Geographic Society (NGS) has begun incorporating recycled fibre in all the pages of National Geographic Magazine, National...» more

Scheufelen to cut its output capacity

17 Jul 2014 − More capacity will be taken out of the coated fine paper market against the background of declining overall consumption.» more

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Price increase announced for recycled corrugated case material in Germany

15 Jul 2014 − Producers of recycled corrugated case material are trying to take advantage of a very good order situation and have announced price increases as of 1 August. » more

Multi Packaging Solutions buys Armstrong Packaging

14 Jul 2014 − Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS) has acquired British Armstrong Packaging, a producer of specialty rigid boxes. » more

DS Smith to buy Burgo's stake in recycling firm Italmaceri

09 Jul 2014 − DS Smith is to become full owner of the Italian recycling company Italmaceri, currently a joint venture between DS Smith and Burgo. The competition authority has given green light for the deal. » more

Fine paper producers optimistic about future market development in Germany

09 Jul 2014 − Paper manufacturers are mulling over a next round of price hikes for woodfree uncoated paper in autumn after attempts to raise prices this spring were far from a resounding success.» more