Paperlinx Germany entities commence administration process

21 Oct 2015 − PaperlinX's German paper merchanting operation PaperlinX Deutschland GmbH and its immediate parent entity Deutsche Papier Holding GmbH commenced administration processes on 19 October 2015. » more


UK fine paper prices remaining stable in October

20 Oct 2015 − While signs are growing that a more or less significant price increase has been instituted for woodfree uncoated paper on the continent, nothing of the sort has been seen in the UK. » more

Efforts to raise caustic soda prices for Q4 failed

20 Oct 2015 − Market players are generally reporting a rollover in caustic soda prices from the third quarter into the fourth.» more

Grupo Gondi and West Rock
found Joint Venture in Mexico

19 Oct 2015 − West Rock and Grupo Gondi in Mexico will combine their forces to better serve the Mexican market. The two packaging companies will form a joint venture.» more

Billerud Korsnäs to give up Tervasaari site

16 Oct 2015 − Billerud Korsnäs will stop production at its Tervasaari MG paper mill. It is not yet decided if the PM will be transferred to the company's Skärblacka site.» more

DS Smith buying Greek corrugated packaging business

14 Oct 2015 − DS Smith has announced the acquisition of the Greek corrugated packaging business of Turkish Cukurova Group. » more


Upward price trend for BHK comes to a halt in September

13 Oct 2015 − After a year of consecutive increases, most BHK prices saw their upward trajectory come to a halt in September. » more

Walsum postpones insolvency proceedings again

13 Oct 2015 − Negotiations at Norske Skog's Papierfabrik Walsum are still underway and the paper machine is running at full capacity. » more

Suppliers announce prices hikes for GC board in Germany

08 Oct 2015 − GC board manufacturers are trying to implement higher prices on the German market, pointing to good demand. Converters, however, put resistance since they fear to be unable to pass on the hikes to their customers.» more