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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

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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

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

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German RCP prices jump higher on brisk demand and lower arisings

20 Jul 2015 − Mixed paper and board (1.02) and sorted graphic paper for deinking (1.11) are in short supply on the market in Germany.» more

Norske Skog and Rotocart form tissue JV at Bruck mill

16 Jul 2015 − Total costs for tissue conversion project amounts to €80m, according to Norske Skog. JV structure expected to limit market risks and CAPEX.» more

Sappi to take commercial downtime at Cloquet paper mill

15 Jul 2015 − Sappi North America is preparing its Cloquet paper mill for an eight-day commercial downtime next week. The company will idle all paper operations beginning with the day shift on 21 July and start them up again on 29...» more

Sappi to sell another packaging paper mill in South Africa

15 Jul 2015 − Sappi intends to sell its Cape Kraft packaging paper mill in South Africa. This means the company will part with its packagin operations in the country.» more