Prices for GD board softening in Italy in July

02 Aug 2016 − GD board prices declined on the Italian market in July in the wake of sustained weak demand and a trend to shift to GC board in the food industry.» more


Catalyst Paper shuts down PM 9 at Powell River

01 Aug 2016 − Catalyst Paper's magazine paper machine PM 9 at the Powell River mill will not restart operations. The company has decided to permanently shut down the machine which was already idle.» more

Downward trend for most magazine paper prices in France in July

26 Jul 2016 − In the negotiations on half-year and quarterly contracts, players in the French magazine paper market mostly agreed on price cuts. » more

SAICA acquires Centroplast Group

22 Jul 2016 − Spanish paper and packaging group SAICA has acquired the Centroplast Group, producer of flexible packaging. » more


Assocarta reports Italy's paper and board industry back on growth track in 2015

20 Jul 2016 − The year 2015 ended on a positive note overall for the Italian paper industry. Output was up last year for the first time in many years, said Girolamo Marchi, the new president of the national association of pulp,...» more

Södra starting up pulp mill Värö after rebuild

18 Jul 2016 − Yesterday Södra started up its pulp mill Värö which had been shut down for 10 weeks due to modernisation measures. » more

Pro-Gest postpones start-up of Mantua mill

14 Jul 2016 − Pro-Gest's Mantua mill in Italy, designed to produce packaging paper in the future, will not start up before the first half of next year. » more