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Cordier records

improved figures

The financial situation of the German Robert Cordier group remained tense also in the first half of its 2000/2001 financial year. The group showed optimism in saying that a reduction in its current assets coupled with an improvement of its cash... more

Tembec to acquire

Crown Paper plant

Canadian Tembec Inc. is to take over Crown Paper’s integrated pulp and paper plant based at St. Francisville in the US-state of Louisiana. The take-over price amounts to US$185m of which US$140m is to be paid in cash and US$45m in common stock... more

PaperX has

become Exteriority

Three former executives of PaperX have acquired the software and the proprietary rights of the former Internet marketplace and founded a new, London-based software company named Exteriority Ltd. Reports indicate that the new company plans to... more

Pulpex futures for NBSK

(metr. ton, a.d., TCF/ECF) Settlement prices in US$ 11 June 2001 5 June 2001 14 May 2001 June 2001 409.50 420.00 445.50 September 2001 429.00 437.00 445.50 December... more

Aracruz and VCP offer

highest bid for Cenibra

As the Brazilian mining group Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (CVRD) reported, Brazilian paper and pulp manufacturers Aracruz Celulose S.A. and Votorantim Celulose e Papel S.A. (VCP) have won the auction for CVRD’s 51.48% stake in Brazilian pulp... more

News in brief

M. Peterson & Søn and Norske Skogindustrier plan to merge Peterson Scanproof and Union Geithus through establishing a new company for their activities in Greåker, Geithus and Säffle. Peterson Scanproof will own 55% and Norske Skog 45% of the... more

Dispute on certification

systems continues

The dispute between supporters and opponents of the two certification systems which are of importance in Central Europe, i.e. the Pan European Forest Certification (PEFC) system and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) system, is continuing with... more

Vietnam needs to

increase paper imports

Vietnam must increase its imports of paper to satisfy the growing demand on the domestic market. According to a forecast produced by the Vietnam Paper Corp. (VINAPIMEX), an annual increase of 10.4% is expected in the demand for paper until 2010.... more

Pulp producers do not expect a

change in market trend any time soon

Prices for containerboard remain under pressure The pulp market remains tame. Many paper manufacturers have routinely switched off their machines on the bank holidays in order to bring production in line with insufficient demand. Consequently,... more

Cascades plans to

invest in Arnsberg plant

Cascades S.A., French subsidiary of Canadian Cascades, plans to buy a new steam turbine as well as a sheet cutter for its plant in Arnsberg. After the modernisation of KM 3 at Arnsberg, production reportedly climbed by 8%. The company said this... more