Stora Enso shelves plans for Beihai hardwood pulp mill

19 Jan 2017 − Stora Enso is reconsidering its plans to build a 900,000 tpy bleached eucalyptus pulp mill at the Beihai production site in the Chinese Province of Guangxi.» more


Munksjö Rottersac restarts after ten-day standstill

18 Jan 2017 − Production is running again at Munksjö's specialty paper mill in France. Employees had downed tools for ten days.» more

Italian competition authority AGCM reviews Gruppo Espresso-ITEDI-deal

18 Jan 2017 − The combination of businesses of GELE and ITEDI would reportedly create the leading player in the Italian media and newspaper publishing sector with annual sales of approximately €750m.» more

Double A paper mill in Alizay to restart production after six-week standstill

17 Jan 2017 − Alizay paper mill produces uncoated woodfree offset and office paper and recycled copy paper. The decision to temporarily halt paper production was triggered by high inventory levels, according to Filpac CGT trade...» more


Paper mills announce February price hikes for brown recycled containerboard grades

16 Jan 2017 − More recycled corrugated case material manufacturers are set to increase their prices for brown packaging paper grades. The companies cite current good demand as the main reason for price hikes.» more

Stora Enso to invest in biocomposite granules and microfibrillated cellulose production

11 Jan 2017 − The investment projects are meant to develop new products for packaging, consumer goods and industrial application, and accelerate the company's "transformation into a renewable materials company," says Stora Enso.» more