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Fine paper manufacturers want to charge more in Germany

28 May 2015 − With manufacturing costs rising and mark-ups so far failing to keep pace, several producers of woodfree coated and uncoated paper are trying to increase prices in Germany. » more

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First instalment of price hike for brown kraftliner put through in France

28 May 2015 − Manufacturers of brown kraftliner succeeded in getting a first instalment of the announced price hike in France.» more

Walki to sell major part of its Industrial Packaging business

26 May 2015 − Walki Group has entered an agreement with Mondi Group to sell its Pietarsaari facility in Finland and the Wroclaw facility in Poland. These two mills constitute the major part of Walki’s Industrial Packaging...» more

EU Commission clears acquisition of Duropack by DS Smith

22 May 2015 − The European Commission has approved the acquisition of Duropack of Austria, by DS Smith of United Kingdom.» more

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Manufacturers of fine paper and LWC to increase prices in the UK

19 May 2015 − A whole raft of manufacturers have informed their customers that they intend to charge more for LWC and woodfree grades from 1 July onwards. » more

Still no price hike for recycled CCM in Germany in May

19 May 2015 − It appears that the producers of recycled corrugated case material (CCM) failed again in May to implement their planned hike in Germany. » more

Paperlinx to sell Polish operations

18 May 2015 − Paperlinx has found a buyer for its Polish operations. The company will sell its Zing subsidiary to a local consortium.» more

Rottneros to invest in expanding pulp capacity

13 May 2015 − Swedish pulp producer Rottneros plans to increase production capacities at the Rottneros and Vallvik pulp mills. » more