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

Klabin kicks of production at new 1.5 million t pulp mill

10 Mar 2016 − 1,5 million t of new pulp capacity are on the market. Klabin announced the start-up of its new mill in Oritgueira, Brazil. » more

Pro-Gest makes winning bid in auction for recycling plant

09 Mar 2016 − Italian integrated packaging manufacturer Pro-Gest made the winning bid in the auction for Levio Loris’ Badia Polesine recycling plant» more

Sofidel buying Forest brand and tissue converting capacities in Hungary

07 Mar 2016 − Sofidel has acquired the Forest brand and 30,000 tonnes of tissue converting capacity in Hungary.» more


Mondi confirms plans to build containerboard PM at Ružomberok mill

04 Mar 2016 − Mondi's Boards have approved a major investment in a new PM, decisions on other projects are to be made in the course of this year.» more

Burgo plans packaging paper and board production at Avezzano and Duino mills

03 Mar 2016 − Burgo is still not ready to lift the veil on the industrial plan for the two mills. A BOD decision expected by early April.» more

Negotiations on Germany's newsprint market ongoing

03 Mar 2016 − Negotiations on prices for coldset newsprint on the German market are still not finalised. However, some smaller orders have already seen a price hike, say market participants.» more

Italy reports increase in coated magazine paper prices

02 Mar 2016 − Customers are paying more for LWC and MWC in first quarter and half-year contracts in Italy. Market players report an increase of up to 2-3%, for rotogravure paper in particular.» more