Paperlinx UK companies placed in voluntary administration

02 Apr 2015 − A number of companies of Paperlinx UK have been placed into administration by its directors on 2 April.» more


Prices for semi-chemical fluting point up in Germany

01 Apr 2015 − Semi-chemical fluting market in Germany is expected to tighten even more on coming production downtime at different paper mills.» more

Pro-Gest to acquire Burgo's idled Mantua mill

31 Mar 2015 − Burgo's former newsprint mill in Mantua which has been idle since February 2013 might restart operations. The company accepted a takeover offer made by packaging company Pro-Gest who would produce packaging paper at the...» more

Decor paper prices set to increase in the second quarter

31 Mar 2015 − After a phase of relatively stable prices, several decor paper producers are seeking to charge more in Q2 as most talks continue.» more

Hamburger to build new testliner machine

27 Mar 2015 − Hamburger Containerboard, part of Austrian Prinzhorn Holding group, announced that it would build a new 450,000 tpy paper machine for recycled containerboard.» more

German brown sack kraft paper prices lose ground in Q1

26 Mar 2015 − Prices for white sack kraft paper remain untouched in the first quarter 2015.» more


Meerssen Papier in administration

25 Mar 2015 − All operations at the Dutch specialty paper manufacturer suspended until further notice.» more

Closure of Aylesford triggers upheaval in UK recovered paper market in March

24 Mar 2015 − The prevailing topic in the UK recovered paper market in March was the abrupt closure of Aylesford Newsprint, which triggered a noticeable drop in prices of deinking grades and mixed paper. » more

Schur Pack is building a new folding box plant in Germany

23 Mar 2015 − Schur Pack Germany is currently investing almost €70m in a new folding box facility. » more

Production down at Lecta's Condat mill due to strike

19 Mar 2015 − Following a three-day strike two weeks ago, workers at Lecta's Papeteries de Condat mill in France have downed tools again. Coated woodfree paper production is currently standing still. » more