Price cuts for several deinking and
high RCP grades in France

24 Nov 2015 − Prices have moved downward on the French recovered paper market in November. While the ordinary grades were not affected this time, some deinking and high grades became cheaper. » more


GD board prices point down in Italy

24 Nov 2015 − Slow demand and rising supply have left their mark on GD board prices on the market in Italy. EUWID sources are quoting price reductions October and November deliveries. » more

Heinzel will restart PM 10 at Laakirchen in mid-December

24 Nov 2015 − The SC paper machine PM 10 at Laakirchen Papier is scheduled to re-start on 16 December 2015 following downtime for repairs to fix the damage caused by a fire on 24 September, announced Heinzel Group, the parent company...» more

Model Group to build third corrugated board plant in Poland

23 Nov 2015 − Swiss paper and packaging manufacturer Model Group is to build a third corrugated board and packaging plant in Nowa Sól in western Poland. » more

Fire hits Holmen Hallsta paper mill

22 Nov 2015 − No casualties and no damage to paper machines reported. Magazine and book paper production expected to remain idle until pulp mill can restart again.» more

Ahlstrom to reduce number of business areas to two

20 Nov 2015 − Ahlstrom has announced changes to its business structure. The company will be formed by the Filtration & Performance and Specialties divisions in future. » more


Verso Paper considers bankruptcy restructuring

19 Nov 2015 − Due to a lack of financial resources, Verso Paper has announced the possibility to enter Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. The company is also considering the sale of four mills.» more

Arctic Paper decides to close Mochenwangen mill

18 Nov 2015 − The search for a buyer for the Arctic Paper Mochenwangen mill has not been successful so far and the company now announced the closure of the German site in December. » more

UPM and Leipa in sale and conversion talks on UPM Schwedt newsprint mill

17 Nov 2015 − Due dilligence study on the conversion of the newsprint paper machine to recycled containerboard production is said to start with immediate effect.» more

Titanium dioxide prices remain on downward path

17 Nov 2015 − The long-standing slump in titanium dioxide prices has continued in the fourth quarter of 2015.» more