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Inventories and consumption

of pulp consumers in Europe

(in tons) UNBLEACHED BLEACHED / SEMI-BLEACHED DIP CTMP Sulfite Kraft Softw. Hardw. Softw. Hardw. Total Previous % sulfite sulfite... more

Russia producers more

corrugating base paper

Between 1998 and 2000, Russia’s output of corrugating base paper rose by 67% from 787,000 t to 1,32m t. Producing 374,000 t, 200,000 t and 120,000 t respectively in 1999, Arkhangelsk, Kotlas and Bratsk were the most important mills. Investments... more

News in brief

Scipag-Embalco, French association of machine manufacturers for the paper, board, packaging and graphics industry, appointed a new president on its shareholder’s meeting on 18 April. Mr. François-Ferdinand Cochin, chairman of French machine... more

A reversal in the pulp market

trend is still taking its time

Will northern softwood fall below the $500 mark? How much longer is the downward spiral in pulp prices going to last? When will the bottom be reached? These are the questions currently bothering the pulp industry and are forming the subject of... more

Healthy results for Stora Enso

despite weak market

Despite the gloomy market situation, Finnish Stora Enso enjoyed healthy results in the first quarter of 2001. At 3.637bn, sales, which were negatively affected by tumbling prices for fine paper, were only marginally below those of last year’s... more

Metso increases

sales and earnings

In the year 2000, Metso Corporation recorded sales of EUR3.89bn. The company expects sales to continue their upward trend in the current business year. Year-on-year operating results jumped from a loss of EUR10m in 1999 to a profit of EUR200m in... more

UK: production and

deliveries in February

(tons) February January - February 2000 2001 % 2000 2001 % PRODUCTION Newsprint 82,816 84,083 + 1.5... more

Cartonneries de

Gondardennes expands capacity

Cartonneries de Gondardennes, French manufacturer of corrugated board, has completed an extensive investment programme amounting to FF30m. This was reported by one of France’s daily newspapers and confirmed by a spokeswoman of the company. The... more

Norske Skog and Abitibi

share Pan Asia Paper

Following the decision by Hansol Paper of South Korea to divest of its one-third interest in Pan Asia Paper Company, Canadian paper group Abitibi-Consolidated Inc. and Norwegian Norske Skog, each owning a one-third stake in Pan Asia, have entered... more

Buhrmann plans

to cut spending

Since first quarter results in 2001 were below expectations, Dutch distribution, marketing and service group Buhrmann has decided to clamp down on expenditures. The cost reduction programme includes selected lay-offs, a freeze on staff recruitment... more