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Mutares to take over Sonoco's Schweighouse mill

03 May 2016 − Sonoco-Alcore may have found a buyer for its Schweighouse coreboard mill in France. The German Federal Cartel Office reports that holding company Mutares is interested in buying it. » more


International Paper to acquire Weyerhaeuser’s pulp business for $2.2 bn

02 May 2016 − International Paper has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Weyerhaeuser’s pulp business. » more

Papierfabrik Scheufelen sold to German investors

26 Apr 2016 − Germany investment firm Schaeff Group has bought Papierfabrik Scheufelen and wants to push forward the expansion of Scheufelen’s premium board business. » more

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