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Corrugated board industry laments poor earnings in Germany

18 Mar 2014 − Despite strong capacity utilisation and good business on the German market in February and March, corrugated board and packaging manufacturers say to have little reason for celebration. » more

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Higher freight rates and container shortage hamper UK recovered paper exports

17 Mar 2014 − Weak demand and difficult export conditions lead to price drops for mixed paper and OOC in the UK. » more

Recycled containerboard prices in Germany tending downwards

11 Mar 2014 − Recycled corrugated case material prices in Germany are showing a downward trend in March after being stable for some months. The extent of the price drop remains to be seen.» more

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