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APRIL to expand its position in Europe

29 Apr 2016 − Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) has signed a MOU with Papier Union and Roxcel worth $50m.» more

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Stora Enso evaluates expansion of Ostrołęka mill production

28 Apr 2016 − Stora Enso has decided to commence a feasibility study with the aim of expanding containerboard production at Ostrołęka Mill in Poland by 500,000 tpy» more

Investors back out at Papierfabrik Walsum

26 Apr 2016 − An unnamed group of investors has withdrawn from talks about the possible sale of Papierfabrik Walsum.» more

Papierfabrik Scheufelen sold to German investors

26 Apr 2016 − Germany investment firm Schaeff Group has bought Papierfabrik Scheufelen and wants to push forward the expansion of Scheufelen’s premium board business. » more

UPM divests Schwedt newsprint mill to LEIPA

26 Apr 2016 − Schwedt mill to be converted to containerboard production. Newsprint operations will be continued under a contract manufacturing agreement between UPM and LEIPA until the end of 2017 at the latest.» more

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Mark-ups for French recovered paper in April

25 Apr 2016 − Prices for ordinary as well as deinking grades in France have gone up in April thanks to good demand and low arisings.» more

Norske Skog and Rotocart end tissue JV at Bruck mill in Austria

21 Apr 2016 − Norske Skog says it is revisiting discussions with alternative partners but the partner change has complicated the project. The timeline is extended from spring to year-end 2017.» more

Hamburger Rieger to increase containerboard capacity in Germany

19 Apr 2016 − Hamburger Rieger will increase the capacity of its plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany by 70,000 t to 250,000 t. » more