Production at Cartiera Ciacci down after fire

11 May 2016 − Recycled containerboard production has been standing still since 4 May. Downtime likely to last for several more days. » more


Pro-Gest concludes Ondulati Giusti takeover

10 May 2016 − Italian group Pro-Gest has exercised its pre-emptive right and acquired corrugated packaging producer Ondulati Giusti.» more

Ziegler Papier closes its doors for good

10 May 2016 − Specialty and fine paper producer Ziegler Papier has permanently stopped production on its paper machine. » more

Resolute to shut down newsprint machine in Augusta

06 May 2016 − Resolute Forest Products is cutting newsprint capacities. The company announced the closure of one of its newsprint machines at the Augusta mill.» more

Mutares to take over Sonoco's Schweighouse mill

03 May 2016 − Sonoco-Alcore may have found a buyer for its Schweighouse coreboard mill in France. The German Federal Cartel Office reports that holding company Mutares is interested in buying it. » more


Corrboard to build 500kW anaerobic digester

02 May 2016 − Corrboard will invest £3.5m in an anaerobic digester and become the UK’s first sheet feeder to be self-sufficient for its power needs.» more

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