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Containerboard prices in the UK under pressure

19 Jan 2016 − There is pressure on prices in the UK's containerboard market. This has led to some cuts to brown kraftliner prices while recycled grades did not cost more in January. » more

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Authority okays capacity expansion at Mayr-Melnhof Gernsbach board mill

18 Jan 2016 − Regardless of the approval, the company currently had no plans for a significant capacity increase at the Gernsbach site in the 2016-2017 period, Mayr-Melnhof explained.» more

SKG halts testliner production at Sangüesa mill in Spain

15 Jan 2016 − The testliner machine PM 1 at Smurfit Kappa's Spanish Sangüesa mill is currently down. The group stopped the PM in order to switch it to machine-glazed paper.» more

Ziegler Papier to shut down paper production

14 Jan 2016 − Ziegler Papier do not expect raw material costs to ease in the years to come; underlines limits to cost-cutting and efficiency-improvement measures.» more

DOC sets final AD/CVD duties on uncoated paper imports from Australia, Brazil, China, Indonesia and Portugal

13 Jan 2016 − Antidumping and countervailing duties are meant to provide relief to domestic manufacturers from the "market-distorting effects caused by injurious dumping and unfair subsidisation of imports into the United States,"...» more

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Russia bans recovered paper exports for four months

12 Jan 2016 − The Government of the Russian Federation has imposed a temporary ban on paper exports, which will initially be valid until 18 April 2016.» more

Deutsche Papier enters full insolvency proceedings

12 Jan 2016 − Spicers says all attempts to sell its paper merchanting business in Germany were unsuccessful.» more

Stora Enso parts with LWC mill in Brazil

11 Jan 2016 − Stora Enso gives up LWC production in Brazil. The company will sell its majority stake in the Arapoti mill to Papeles Bio Bio. » more

Future of Walsum Papier remains unclear

11 Jan 2016 − German LWC paper manufacturer Walsum Papier in exclusive talks with new potential buyer, takeover talks with Niederauer Mühle off the table.» more