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Recycled containerboard prices are on the rise in Germany

14 Feb 2017 − Manufacturers are having no doubts about the success of their price plans for February and do not exclude further price hikes for March deliveries. » more

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Sequana to appeal ruling in legal dispute with BAT

14 Feb 2017 − High Court of Justice determined that Sequana had to pay $138m in remedy to British American Tobacco but granted the company a stay of execution on the first instance order. » more

PCA's DeRidder containerboard mill hit by explosion

10 Feb 2017 − The fatal incident is expected to result in a one-week delay in maintenance work on PM 1 but the machine will then resume full operation.» more

Price negotiations kick off on the kraftliner market in Germany

09 Feb 2017 − Additional volumes of brown kraftliner are reportedly difficult to source are already featuring a list price upcharge. » more

Manufacturers announce price hikes for woodfree coated and uncoated paper in Europe

08 Feb 2017 − Prices for coated and uncoated fine papers could increase by up to 9 % in Europe if manufacturers get their way.» more

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Sappi to increase packaging and specialty paper capacities

08 Feb 2017 − Sappi has announced a number of projects which include capacity expansions in Europe and the US. They aim at increasing capacities for packaging and specialty paper at different facilities.» more

Mondi grows in flexible packaging with acquisition of Excelsior Technologies

06 Feb 2017 − Acquisition of Excelsior Technologies is aimed at strengthening the presence of Mondi's Consumer Packaging business in high growth product applications.» more

Stora Enso to increase capacities at Heinola mill

03 Feb 2017 − In order to meet growing global demand for SC fluting, Stora Enso will invest in its Heinola fluting mill and increase capacities at the site by 15,000 tpy. » more