DS Smith to raise recycled containerboard output at Aschaffenburg mill in Germany

18 Mar 2016 − A new pulper is to be installed at the Aschaffenburg mill to increase recycled fibre stock-preparation capacity and equip the facility for higher paper output.» more


Papierfabrik Walsum resumes LWC production

17 Mar 2016 − Raw materials supply secured for the moment. Papierfabrik Walsum resumes LWC production on PM 10.» more

LWC manufacturer Papierfabrik Walsum files for insolvency

16 Mar 2016 − Germany's LWC manufacturer Papierfabrik Walsum has filed for insolvency again; production is down since Sunday.» more

IP to buy Holmen's Madrid mill
and convert production to packaging paper

16 Mar 2016 − More packaging paper capacities will enter the market. Holmen is to sell its Madrid newsprint mill to International Paper who plans to convert the machine to produce recycled containerboard.» more

RDM to take over Cascades La Rochette board mill

16 Mar 2016 − Italy's recycled board manufacturer Reno de Medici to add 165,000 tpy in GC board capacity through La Rochette acquisition. » more


UPM announces closure of Madison Paper Industries

15 Mar 2016 − UPM-Kymmene will close its mill in Madison, USA, by the end of May. The mill has a total capacity of 195,000 tpy of SC paper. » more

International Paper to sell Asian corrugated packaging business

14 Mar 2016 − International Paper will sell its corrugated packaging business in Asia, which comprises 18 mills and a workforce of approximately 3,000 employees. » more

Wepa to install new tissue machine in Poland

11 Mar 2016 − The Wepa group continues to invest in the expansion and the modernisation of its plants in Europe. The company will add 32,000 tpy of tissue capacity to the market by installing a new machine in Poland. » more