Andritz acquires majority stake in Diatec

12 Jul 2018 − The takeover is complementing the company's product portfolio in nonwoven technology» more


Insolvency proceedings opened over Tönnesmann

11 Jul 2018 − After filing for insolvency around two months ago, producer of one-side coated recycled papers Tönnesmann is now in insolvency proceedings. Production is said to be still down.» more

Brown kraft paper supply remains very tight in Germany in early July

10 Jul 2018 − Supply of lightweight brown kraft paper is still not sufficient in Germany with lead times stretching out to three months and more.» more

US DOC lifts countervailing duties on SC paper imports from Canada

10 Jul 2018 − The US Department of Commerce stopped the countervailing duties on Canadian supercalendered paper which had been in force since August 2015. Duties imposed on paper importers will be refunded with accumulated interest.» more


DS Smith files for approval for Europac takeover in Spain

09 Jul 2018 − Europac deal is meant to improve DS Smith's paper integration and strengthen its position on the growing Iberian market.» more

Sequana to sell main Arjowiggins business segments

09 Jul 2018 − Sequana will focus on its paper distribution business segment in the future. The company wants to part with Arjowiggins Graphic and Arjowiggins Creative Papers, exiting paper production almost completely. » more

International Paper ramping up PM 1 in Madrid

06 Jul 2018 − Commissioning of PM 1 at International Paper's Madrid mill is expected to be complete in the early summer.» more

Igepa has Heaven 42 produced by Feldmuehle

05 Jul 2018 − Igepa has commissioned German manufacturer Feldmuehle to produce the fine paper brand Heaven 42. The wood-free coated paper was developed and used to be manufactured by Scheufelen paper mill. » more