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Price cuts for ordinary recovered paper grades in France

28 Oct 2014 − The month of October ushered in lower prices for ordinary recovered paper grades in France, even though no major upheaval had been seen. » more

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Currency effects thwart price hike plans for pulp

28 Oct 2014 − Pulp manufacturers are feeling the effects of the strong dollar against the euro. Reports from the market say that buyers of NBSK and eucalyptus pulp are standing firm against a price hike.» more

Groupe Hamelin to cut jobs at Canson subsidiary

24 Oct 2014 − Groupe Hamelin intends to cut costs at its Canson subsidiary in France. As a result, 58 out of 270 jobs are to be eliminated at the beginning of next year.» more

Ence shuts down production at Huelva pulp mill

21 Oct 2014 − Spanish company Ence Energía y Celulosa (Ence) halted production at its Huelva pulp mill for good on 19 October, 2014. » more

Sequana in preliminary sale talks for Wizernes and Charavines mills, no comment on Appleton Coated

16 Oct 2014 − Last April, paper manufacturer Arjowiggins, part of the holding firm Sequana, had started a restructuring process for its Arjowiggins Graphic and Arjowiggins Creative divisions in Europe. Consequently, the company put...» more

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Fedrigoni launches stock exchange listing in Italy

15 Oct 2014 − Italy's stock market regulator Consob and the Borsa Italiana stock exchange have approved Fedrigoni's IPO. Fedrigoni believes that the stock exchange listing will provide a boost to the company's expansion plans.» more

Pro-Gest leases production sites of Ondulati Giusti

15 Oct 2014 − Pro-Gest Group is strengthening its foothold on the corrugated board and corrugated packaging market. Continuing Ondulati Giusti's operations, Pro-Gest is to become the leading market player in Italy, ahead of DS Smith...» more

Kraft and sulphite packaging paper prices in Germany slightly higher in Q3

14 Oct 2014 − A good orders position and low inventory levels have enabled producers of kraft and sulphite packaging paper to slightly raise prices in Germany in the third quarter. » more

Andlinger intends to submit public offer for Crown Van Gelder

13 Oct 2014 − Andlinger & Company and Crown Van Gelder (CVG) have reached conditional agreement on a recommended full all-cash public offer for Crown Van Gelder. The offer values Crown Van Gelder at nearly €24 million. » more