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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

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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

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

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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

Austrian Paperlinx subsidiary Papernet closes its doors

24 Jul 2015 − Austrian paper merchant Papernet stopped operations in the fourth week of July after having failed to find an investor.» more

SCA invests SEK650m in Brazil

23 Jul 2015 − SCA is set to invest approximately SEK650m in a new production facility in Jarinu, Brazil for the manufacture of incontinence products» more

Recycled containerboard prices in the UK to rise

22 Jul 2015 − The British containerboard market is still enjoying good demand. Most experts thus think that brown recycled corrugated case material prices will edge higher in spite of the much stronger pound Sterling.» more