31 Aug 2016 − British recovered paper prices were tending to edge higher again in August, especially for board and deinking grades, amidst healthy demand within the UK and abroad as well as limited collection volumes.
30 Aug 2016 − Ecopaper has markedly stocked up its containerboard capacities by installing a new PM. However, the machine will not produce at full capacity for some time.
25 Aug 2016 − Peterson Packaging will part with its corrugated packaging operations. Belgian company VPK Packaging plans to buy the business which consists of six plants in Scandinavia.
24 Aug 2016 − A strike at International Paper's Rahjamundry mill in India has led to a production stoppage which is lasting for almost two weeks now. Ths site prouces printing and writing paper.
23 Aug 2016 − Poor availability and strong demand have pushed prices for ordinary recovered paper grades higher in Germany in August.
18 Aug 2016 − Romania's Vrancart has signed a contract to acquire the majority stake in local peer Rom Paper.
17 Aug 2016 − Spain's paper industry is recovering. According to Aspapel, paper production as well as consumption in the country went up in 2015 compared to 2014. Packaging papers were especially sought-after.
- Saica to take over Americk Packaging
- Barcelona Carton starts producing GC board
- Europac to modernise and increase capacities in Dueñas
16 Aug 2016 − Production at Fibre Excellence's Tarascon pulp mill has resumed following a major fire.
- Pulp production at Fibre Excellence's Tarascon mill still down after fire
- Producers aim for SC paper price hike in France
- European Court confirms that cores are packaging
15 Aug 2016 − Parenco has finalised its entry into the packaging paper market. The company commissioned its converted 385,000 tpy containerboard machine at the Renkum mill in the Netherlands.