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Titanium dioxide prices tending lower in Q1

05 Mar 2014 − Many prices are tending lower on the titanium dioxide market in Western Europe. TiO2 suppliers report good orders from the varnish and paint producers and stable demand from the decor paper industry.» more


Italian LWC paper prices down on weak demand and excess supply

04 Mar 2014 − While negotiations on the newsprint market continued to drag on in Italy, prices for magazine paper have been settled in February. Market players report a drop in LWC prices amid weak demand and excess supply.» more

French brown recycled containerboard prices unchanged, downward pressure threatens to emerge in March

25 Feb 2014 − Paper manufacturers report customers calling for reductions on recycled containerboard prices to ease input cost pressure. » more

Anti-trust probe targets Spain's incontinence products market

12 Feb 2014 − Spanish companies active in the adult incontinence market are suspected of anti-competitive practises. The competition authority CNMC said it carried out searches at these companies and associations.» more