Turkey's Modern Karton brings new recycled containerboard capacity to market

10 Jul 2015 − New recycled containerboard machine PM 5 raises production capacity at Modern Karton's mill in Corlu to above 1 million tonnes. » more


Brown kraftliner prices pointing up in Germany

09 Jul 2015 − Higher prices are finding traction on the German market for unbleached kraftliner, but manufacturers are still not completely satisfied with the outcome of the latest price talks and are continuing negotiations in July. » more

Pro-Gest to restart Mantua mill next year,
to produce recycled containerboard

08 Jul 2015 − Pro-Gest has finalised the acquisition of the Mantua mill in Italy and intends to start producing recycled containerboard in the summer of 2016. This will add 420,000 tpy of capacity to the market.» more

Fedrigoni Verona paper mill restores limited production after fire

08 Jul 2015 − Fedrigoni's woodfree uncoated and specialty paper mill in Verona has resumed production and is producing at limited capacity. » more

Bellmer takes over Gapcon

07 Jul 2015 − Gapcon's Italian branch is not part of the deal and will remain within the Irle Group of companies.» more

SIG Combibloc increases capacity at Campo Largo mill

07 Jul 2015 − SIG Combibloc will invest BRL221m (€64m) in its Campo Largo mill in order to increase carton packaging capacity by 40 per cent.» more


Fire hits Fedrigoni paper mill in Verona

03 Jul 2015 − Fire halts woodfree uncoated and specialty paper production at Fedrigoni's paper mill in Verona. Situation under control, the company says. » more

Sappi to divest Enstra mill to Corruseal Group

02 Jul 2015 − Corruseal-deal includes the Enstra mill premises and recycled containerboard and kraft paper operations at the site. The existing security paper, office, specialty and folio businesses will remain with Sappi. » more

Coreboard prices in Italy heading higher

30 Jun 2015 − Rising recovered paper prices have left their mark on Italy's coreboard market, with coreboard prices heading higher in the second quarter.» more

Arkhangelsk starts up SC pulp mill

29 Jun 2015 − Russian supplier of fine and packaging paper Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill is ramping up production at its new semicellulose (SC) pulp mill. » more