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UPM divests Schwedt newsprint mill to LEIPA

26 Apr 2016 − Schwedt mill to be converted to containerboard production. Newsprint operations will be continued under a contract manufacturing agreement between UPM and LEIPA until the end of 2017 at the latest.» more


Norske Skog and Rotocart end tissue JV at Bruck mill in Austria

21 Apr 2016 − Norske Skog says it is revisiting discussions with alternative partners but the partner change has complicated the project. The timeline is extended from spring to year-end 2017.» more

UPM and Leipa close to reaching deal on Schwedt site

12 Apr 2016 − Negotiations between UPM and Leipa Georg Leinfelder GmbH (Leipa) regarding the takeover of the newsprint mill in Schwedt should be concluded soon. A result was "definitely” expected in the coming weeks. » more

Price negotiations on the German newsprint market drawing to a close

30 Mar 2016 − EUWID respondents report a price increase for coldset newsprint paper in six-month and annual contracts in Germany, but say manufacturers still cannot be satisfied with current price levels.» more