Manufacturers call for another increase in brown kraftliner prices in Germany

18 Aug 2015 − Producers are trying to increase unbleached kraftliner prices by another €20/t for deliveries as of 1 September.» more


Hansol Paper to acquire R+S Group in Germany

17 Aug 2015 − The acquisition will optimise the product mix between Schades and R+S Group and improve operational efficiency of the group's converting business in Europe, says Hansol Paper. » more

Pulp production down at Burgo's Ardennes mill due to fire

14 Aug 2015 − A fire hit Burgo's Ardennes mill in Belgium. Pulp production is currently standing still while paper production remains unaffected.» more

Emin-Leydier's containerboard mill down after fire

13 Aug 2015 − A fire prevented Emin-Leydier from restarting production at its recycled containerboard mill Nogent-sue-Seine which was down for maintenance. The company now expects to resume operations on 17 August.» more

Hinojosa Group buys idle Sarrià de Ter mill from Lecta

13 Aug 2015 − Corrugated packaging company Hinojosa will rebuild the former Torraspapel paper mill to produce recycled containerboard.» more

Arctic Paper Mochenwangen in talks with potential buyers

12 Aug 2015 − Arctic Paper's efforts to sell ist German Mochenwangen mill are proceeding. The company is negotiating with two potential investors. However, a closure of the site is still possible. » more


Manufacturers increase greyboard prices in Germany

11 Aug 2015 − Manufacturers do not exclude another increase in unlined chipboard prices in the case that recovered paper prices move higher again in the coming weeks.» more

BHK pulp prices continue on the upward trend

07 Aug 2015 − BHK pulp prices up again on tight supply. Prices for northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp show first sign of softening in July. » more

Schumacher Packaging mill in Poland down after fire

06 Aug 2015 − Schumacher Packaging's Grudziądz recycled containerboard mill will be down until September or October due to damage caused by a fire. » more

Werner Kenkel to boost corrugated board capacity

05 Aug 2015 − Wener Kenkel will install a new corrugator at the site in Krzycko Wielkie. Production start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2016.» more