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Montes del Plata pulp mill starting operations

06 Jun 2014 − After several delays, Stora Enso's and Arauco's joint Montes del Plata pulp mill is now starting operations. The project has received the necessary approval form the environmental authority.» more

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Burgo to invest €250m in the next five years

05 Jun 2014 − Burgo has announced the approval of its new Industrial Action Plan for the 2014-2018 period. The company is planning to invest €250m and take measures to adjust capacity.» more

Mondi acquires flexible packaging business from Graphic Packaging

04 Jun 2014 − Mondi believes that the combination of its existing network with Graphic Packaging's industrial bags and kraft paper business will create leading bags player in North America. » more

Siam Paper to start release liner production

04 Jun 2014 − From 2016, Siam Paper subsidiary Thai Paper Co. will be the first release liner producer in the ASEAN region. » more

Recovered paper prices on Polish market decline in May

03 Jun 2014 − Prices for ordinary recovered paper grades spiralled lower in Poland in May, slightly later but more dramatically than in other European markets. » more

Prinzhorn takeover of Fritz Peters paper mill approved

03 Jun 2014 − Prinzhorn Holding is widening its presence in Germany. The group's takeover of the 205,000 tpy Fritz Peters paper mill has been approved.» more

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Ahlstrom starts wallcovering substrate production in China

03 Jun 2014 − Ahlstrom has inaugurated a new wallcovering substrates production line at its Binzhou mill in China. » more

Sappi in sale talks for Nijmegen paper mill

30 May 2014 − Sappi Fine Paper Europe is negotiating the sale of its fine paper mill in Nijmegen. Potential buyers can acquire the facility if they exclude producing the current range of products. » more

Stora Enso in talks with Valpaco about sale of Corbehem

28 May 2014 − A potential buyer has emerged for Stora Enso's French Corbehem magazine paper mill. A sale would prevent the 330,000 t mill from being closed in June.» more

More price cuts for brown recycled containerboard on the French market

28 May 2014 − In the wake of mediocre demand, high stocks and increased supply on the French market, prices for brown recycled corrugated case material dropped again in May.» more