Smurfit Kappa to hike prices for all containerboard grades

14 Dec 2017 − Smurfit Kappa plans to increase containerboard prices by 60 euro per tonne across all European markets with effect from 15 January 2018.» more

Sale process for Norske Skog launched

14 Dec 2017 − Norske Skog has appointed Evercore Partners International LLP to act as its core financial adviser and is inviting any parties interested in participating in the sale process to contact Evercore.» more

Jäckering to double wheat starch production capacity

13 Dec 2017 − German Jäcking Group has plans to build a new wheat starch facility at the existing plant in Hamm. The new facility will increase wheat processing capacity and double starch output. » more

SCA to increase white top kraftliner capacity at Munksund mill

13 Dec 2017 − SCA has earmarked SEK195m to increase the white top kraftliner production capacity at its Munksund mill in Piteå by 50,000 tpy to 200,000 tpy. » more

Higher prices for magazine papers on the horizon for British customers

12 Dec 2017 − The majority of companies active on the British magazine paper market feel that higher prices are on the horizon in talks to hash out terms from 1 January 2018 onwards. » more


DS Smith has plans for new plants in Poland, Spain, and the eastern USA

12 Dec 2017 − DS Smith has presented a three-year investment programme to expand the group’s packaging capacities in Poland, Spain, and the USA.» more

China Paper planning to build pulp mill in Russia

11 Dec 2017 − The Russian investment promotion agency in the Far East and China Paper Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding for the construction of a pulp mill in the Russian region of Khabarovsk. » more