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Russia confirms 5% duty

on coated paper imports

Russia has extended the validity of current import duties on coated paper until the end of 2012. This was reported by the Commission of the Customs Union on February 22. As a result, the duty of 5% on coated paper imports is not only valid in... more

Pricing remains topmost issue in

all segments of the German paper market

Pricing remains the topmost issue in all segments of the German paper market. After several months of negotiations newsprint prices are seen to be unchanged or slightly weaker compared to price levels reached in 2011. Although negotiations have... more

Players on German recovered paper market

expecting stable prices in March

After a turbulent January and February, market players are expecting that normality will be restored in March. Suppliers as well as converters interviewed by EUWID are working from the assumption that the market is going to calm down in the coming... more

US recovered paper prices up

in domestic and export markets

US recovered paper went up in price in February on both the domestic market and in export to the Far East. Market experts say the reason for the price hikes on the domestic market was not so much the level of demand but more a low collection... more

Pulp prices to rise on 1 March

In the last week of February it was announced that prices for hardwood and softwood pulp would be going up on 1 March. Several manufacturers announced increases of $30 to $760/metr.t for eucalyptus pulp. In the case of NBSK pulp, the largest... more

World market pulp statistics

January 2012


Study examines environmental impact

of recovered paper transport to China

Under discussion with varying degrees of intensity all over Europe is the possibility of converting recovered paper locally instead of exporting it. A study recently published by ITENE, the Spanish packaging, transport and logistics research... more

France aims to increase office paper recycling volumes

The French ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development, Transport and Housing aims to improve the collection and recycling of office paper in France and wants to see higher volumes of paper recycled by 2015. To this end, Minister Nathalie... more

Finnish forest industry made less paper,

but more wood products in 2011

Finland‘s forest industry manufactured more wood products, but less paper and board than in 2010 last year, according to statistics released by the Finnish Forest Industries Federation (FFIF). The Federation also reported that forest... more

Everbeauty acquisition to help SCA

grow in Asia’s personal care market

SCA is pushing ahead to expand its tissue and personal care division. After acquiring the European tissue operations of Georgia Pacific and reorganising its sanitary paper business last year, the company says its next step will be to expand on the... more