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AIPM seeks partner

for paper unit

American Israeli Paper Mills Ltd (AIPM) of Israel confirmed that it was in talks with a number of foreign companies on the sale of a 50% stake in its AIPM Paper Industry Unit. The company also confirmed that the Austrian Neusiedler group was one... more

Hardwood pulp price rises

have gone through smoothly

UK waste paper prices up, demand for corrugating medium strong More hardwood producers have now followed the example set by Aracruz and Södra, and have put up their prices by EUR20 to EUR500/metr. t cif. This rise has gone through smoothly... more

AssiDomän records

lower profit in the 1st half

Following a weak start of the year, the markets for packaging-related products strengthened in the second quarter. The situation for market pulp continued to improve, and the market for cartonboard and corrugated board held out the prospect of... more


Watch - UK

Prices in pound per metr. ton free delivered, August 1999 July 1999 August 1998 unless otherwise stated £ b (20 August) £ £ Waste paper (prices ex works) Mixed... more

Pulpex futures for NBSK

(metr. ton, a.d., TCF/ECF) Settlement prices in US$ 23 August 16 August 23 July September 1999 497.00 494.00 477.25 December 1999 525.00 515.00 500.50 March... more

GPV continues to

grow by acquisition

French paper envelope producer GPV announced that it would take over Chapman Envelopes, the UK-based producer of envelopes. The acquisition is to boost GPV annual sales from about FF850m to far more than FF1bn and is to consolidate its role as... more

Capacity increases

in Western Europe

(Paper and kraft pulp) New Company Location capacity Product Start-up Norske Skog Golbey/France 330,000 t Newsprint 1st quarter... more

Cascades S.A. remains

in the red in the first half

Despite a gradual improvement of the business climate during the first half of 1999, half year results of the French paper and board manufacturer Cascades S.A. were still in the red. Net results improved compared to the first six month of 1998,... more

Metsä-Serla expects lower results

in 1999 despite better prospects

Profitability was weakened by lower selling prices Finnish Metsä-Serla recorded lower results in the first half of 1999 than in the first half of 1998; its net profits dropped from EUR43m to EUR65m. Between January and June this year the company... more

USA: pulp and paper

production in June

(.000 tons) (p) (r) June May June January - June % 1999 1999 1998 1999 1998 99/98 PAPER Newsprint 584 586 599... more