Prices of ordinary RCP grades in Germany on the rise

19 Apr 2016 − The German market has seen mark-ups for the ordinary recovered paper grades and especially for mixed paper due to good demand and converters filling up their inventories.» more

Slovakia's government approves €49m in subsidies to Mondi SCP's in Ružomberok

15 Apr 2016 − Mondi plans to build a new 300,000 tpy containerboard machine and upgrade pulp production at its site in Ružomberok, Slovakia, at a total cost of €310m.» more

Sequana to sell Arjowiggins Healthcare

15 Apr 2016 − Sequana will part with its specialty business Arjowiggins Healthcare. The segment to be sold is specialised in the production of packaging solutions for medical devices.» more

China slaps definitive AD duties on imports of unbleached sack kraft paper from EU, US and Japan

13 Apr 2016 − The antidumping duties range from 14,9% to 29,0% and apply among others on volumes sold by Mondi, Billerud Korsnäs, Kapstone Kraft Paper, Oji Paper and Nippon Paper. » more


Brown recycled containerboard prices continue on a downward path in Germany

13 Apr 2016 − Market player report more price cuts for brown recycled containerboard grades on the German market in April; white-top testliner still unaffected by downward price pressure.» more

UPM and Leipa close to reaching deal on Schwedt site

12 Apr 2016 − Negotiations between UPM and Leipa Georg Leinfelder GmbH (Leipa) regarding the takeover of the newsprint mill in Schwedt should be concluded soon. A result was "definitely” expected in the coming weeks. » more

Metsä Board to cut jobs at Simpele board mill

12 Apr 2016 − Mestä Board plans to shut down a sheet cutter at its Simpele mill which will result in the loss of 42 jobs.» more

Insolvent Walsum paper mill in talks with potential buyer

08 Apr 2016 − Papierfabrik Walsum is hoping for a quick decision in the current talks about the future of the site. » more