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German paper industry reaches

new production record in 1999

Industry sales at the record level attained in 1995 Following moderate growth in the first half of the year, the German paper industry experienced an upturn in economic activity that surpassed its expectations in the second half of 1999.... more

Andritz to acquire 50%

of Ahlstrom Machinery

The Austrian engineering group Andritz AG, based in Graz, is to take over a 50% interest in the Ahlstrom Machinery group, thus making the largest single investment in its history. Andritz said that it would first take over 50% of Ahlstrom... more

Europapier acquires copying

paper operations of Irokez

Strong sales increase due to expansion in Central and Eastern Europe The Austrian paper wholesaler Europapier AG is continuing its market expansion in Central and Eastern Europe. By taking over the copying paper operations of the Hungarian paper... more

Lenzing records

markedly lower result

Due to a weak market environment, Austrian Lenzing AG, the largest viscose staple and modal fibre producer in Europe, generated a markedly lower preliminary result in its 1999 financial year than in 1998. The company’s operating result was cut... more

WARAQ to broaden

its product range

WARAQ Arab Paper Manufacturing Company Ltd. of Saudi-Arabia is to install a second machine for packaging paper which is to increase its output capacity and its product range. The new machine, which is scheduled for start-up in the middle of 2002,... more

News in brief

Dr. Martin Kleinschmitt and Jürgen Schlebrowski, members of the board of management of German Herlitz AG, will retire from their positions in mutual agreement with the company. According to a Herlitz press release, Dr. Kleinschmitt, its financial... more

Republic starts board

production at Lawton

Republic Group Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Republic Paperboard Co., announced that commercial production had started at its Lawton, Oklahoma recycled paperboard mill. The mill will ultimately have an annual production capacity of 220,000... more

Ahlstrom strengthens

specialty paper activities

When publishing its business results for the past year, the Finnish Ahlstrom group once again confirmed its intention to concentrate its operations mainly on specialty paper and fibre material, and in the first quarter of the current year, the... more


Watch – France

March 2000 February 2000 March 1999 Prices in FF per metr. ton free delivered FF FF FF b unless otherwise stated Waste paper (prices ex works)... more

Hardwood pulp markets

continue to be very tight

The strike in Finland’s chemical industry ended last week Aracruz, the Brazilian pulp producer, announced a $40 price rise to $650, or the corresponding euro price, to apply from 1 April for the 2nd quarter for its eucalyptus pulp. At last, at... more