Smurfit Kappa to enter Central American market through Cybsa acquisition

10 Mar 2015 − Smurfit Kappa Group has agreed to acquire Central America based packaging supplier Grupo Cybsa. » more


SCA inaugurates its first tissue mill in India

05 Mar 2015 − SCA has inaugurated its first manufacturing facility for personal care and tissue products in Pune, India. » more

Bong concludes restructuring process in Sweden

04 Mar 2015 − Bong is set to restructure its operations. The company will stop producing envelopes at its Nybro site in Sweden. In addition, rationalisation measures are to be implemented in Nybro and Kristianstad.» more

Sanitary paper producers in Germany expect strong sales and deteriorating profits

03 Mar 2015 − Producers of sanitary paper are expecting strong sales in the first quarter of 2015, but say that price adjustments are urgently needed. » more

February marks the end of price discussions on the magazine paper market in Italy

03 Mar 2015 − SC and LWC paper prices continue on a downward trend in 2015. Market players report substantial price cuts in first quarter/half 2015 contracts.» more

Leipa to install another containerboard machine at its Schwedt mill

27 Feb 2015 − German paper producer Leipa Georg Leinfelder announced that it would install another recycled containerboard PM which is to be commissioned as early as next year.» more


Paloma launches €15m capital increase

26 Feb 2015 − Tissue manufacturer Paloma is looking for investor to raise capital and expand capacity.» more

Administrators appointed to Aylesford Newsprint, mill closed

25 Feb 2015 − Allan Graham and Rob Croxen from KPMG have been appointed as administrators to Aylesford Newsprint Limited on Tuesday 24 February 2015.» more

Containerboard manufacturers announce price hikes in France

24 Feb 2015 − As the third week in February came to an end, the first corrugated case material manufacturer announced to charge more for recycled containerboard. Others suppliers intend to follow its lead.» more

Aylesford to go into administration

23 Feb 2015 − Aylesford Newsprint Limited announced to staff this morning that it is making an application to the courts to go into administration and expects this to occur later today. » more