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Myllykoski Paper

to cut 92 jobs

Negotiations on cutting staff size at Myllykoski Paper have been concluded. The Finnish company announced that it will cut 92 jobs as part of its measures to improve earnings. In addition, Myllykoski hopes that workflow changes will result in... more

Sonoco acquires assets of

Markson Rosenthal & Co.

Sonoco has acquired assets of Markson Rosenthal & Co. The packaging company purchased certain point-of-purchase display and packaging fulfillment assets at the Bolingbrook/Illinois, site. According to Sonoco, the assets were acquired by way of an... more

Containerboard industry

records good first quarter

Europe’s manufacturers of corrugated case material boast a strong first quarter of the year that gives reason to hope for a further promising development in 2006. Groupement Ondulé, the European association of containerboard producers, reports... more

Sweden’s pulp and paper industry

increased production and exports

Swedish Forest Industries Federations publishes first quarter report In the first quarter 2006, the Swedish pulp and paper industry recorded notable growth rates for production and exports. According to figures released by the Swedish Forest... more

Billerud’s quarter results

remain on last year’s level

Drawing the balance for the first quarter 2006, the rise in costs and prices only had a marginally negative effect on the results of Swedish Billerud. The manufacturer of pulp, packaging paper and packaging board closed the first quarter with a... more

Stora Enso to sell Portuguese

Celbi pulp mill to Altri

Celulose Beira Industrial (Celbi), S.A., owner of the Celbi pulp mill in Portugal, is about to undergo a change of ownership. Celbi’s parent company Stora Enso and Altri SGPS, S.A. have agreed on Altri’s takeover of Celbi. The purchase price... more

Australian pulp mill receives

government approval

At the end of May the course was set for building a pulp mill in Australia. After examining the corresponding environmental impact study, on 26 May the government of Victoria gave Heywood Pulp Pty Ltd (HPP) the go-ahead for setting up a pulp mill... more

Sihl + Eika records

higher sales for 2005

In the year 2005 Swiss Sihl + Eika generated higher net sales for the first time in five years. Despite a persisting, yet somewhat less pronounced price decline of 3.5% compared to the previous year (6%), the company’s sales rose by 2.3% to... more

Japan: production in March 2006

(tons) March January - March % 2006 2006 06/05 Newsprint 330,629 936,898 + 1.5 Printing & writing Uncoated 416,200... more

M-real cuts jobs and plans

investments in Stockstadt

Decreasing sales coupled with rising costs made M-real initiate result improvement programmes. The corresponding measures also concern the company’s German Stockstadt mill. According to M-real, the aim is to regain “adequate margins”,... more