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

Slight mark-ups introduced for NBSK in June

12 Jul 2016 − Producers of northern bleached softwood pulp managed to increase their prices in June, but did not implement the full hike as announced. » more

Envelope paper prices in Germany
stable amidst good demand

12 Jul 2016 − Envelope paper manufacturers are pleased with ordering activity on the German market. Prices, however, did not alter in the second quarter.» more

DS Smith to increase capacities at
Torrejón plant by over 50%

11 Jul 2016 − DS Smith is investing in its Spanish Torrejón plant near Madrid. Corrugated board capacities are to be increased by 50 Mio m². » more

WFU paper prices in Italy continue to decline

08 Jul 2016 − Manufacturers of woodfree uncoated paper have been forced to lower their prices once again in Italy due to poor demand and high supplies. » more


British industry launches "Paper Cup Manifesto"

07 Jul 2016 − The Foodservice Packaging Association (FPA) and Paper Cup Recovery and Recycling Group (PCRRG) have launched an industry-wide Manifesto with the objective of significantly increasing paper cup recovery and recycling...» more

Coreboard prices in Italy slightly up in June

05 Jul 2016 − Against the backdrop of rising recovered paper prices in the past few months, coreboard manufacturers have announced price increases on the Italian market which have partially been implemented. » more

Producers of cereal starches want to claw back price cuts

05 Jul 2016 − Against the background of very good supply and lower raw material costs, suppliers of cereal starches yielded to pressure on prices in the second quarter. » more

Saica Pack to invest €250 million in European operations

30 Jun 2016 − Saica Pack has launched its “Renove” plan, heralding significant investment and upgrades across its European operations.» more