Restructuring period for Idempapers extended,
potential buyers present takeover offers

28 Mar 2017 − Idempapers has more time to restructure its business and find a buyer. The commercial court of Nivelles extended the restructuring period for the specialty paper maker until 8 May.» more


Uncoated fine paper prices to go up in France

28 Mar 2017 − Talks about price increases for coated and uncoated fine papers in France were still ongoing at the end of March, with first contracts being inked in the uncoated paper segment. » more

Burgo mulls sale of idled PM 2 at Duino mill

24 Mar 2017 − Discussion with potential strategic partners on the conversion of LWC paper machine PM 2 to packaging paper production at the Duino site have come to a halt.» more


Cartiere Carrara gets approval for new tissue machine

22 Mar 2017 − The new TM will more than double production capacity at Cartiere Carrara's Ferrania tissue mill, say regional government officials. » more

UPM to cut up to 108 jobs in Europe

21 Mar 2017 − After job cut decisions concerning UPM's Augsburg and Steyrermühl facilities due to the machine closures, the company has now announced further rationalisation measures. More than 100 jobs might be eliminated in several...» more

Price hikes announced for GD board in Germany

17 Mar 2017 − With demand described as good and better than last year, more manufacturers have announced a price increase for GD board on the German market. Suppliers see good chances to implement the hikes.» more