Burgo’s containerboard mill in Avezzano still down after fire

08 Mar 2021 − The fire that broke out at Burgo's 200,000 tpy recycled containerboard mill in Avezzano was quite extensive. Production has been down for ten days now.» more


PCA invests in kraftliner production

05 Mar 2021 − US paper and packaging company Packaging Corporation of America announced a $440m conversion project aimed at reducing its its exposure to fine paper markets and boosting kraftliner capacity.» more

Lucart's Laval-sur-Vologne tissue mill partly down due to fire

04 Mar 2021 − One of the two tissue machines at Lucart's tissue mill in Laval-sur-Vologne in France is currently still down. The site was hit by a fire.» more

Lucart acquires tissue converter ESP

04 Mar 2021 − According to Lucart, the acquisition of ESP will support the group's internalisation efforts and consolidate its position in the AfH tissue products segment.» more

Zanders Paper files for insolvency again

03 Mar 2021 − The company owners will continue to play an active role in the restructuring process.» more

Talks on higher prices for recycled cartonboard yielding first results in Germany and Italy

03 Mar 2021 − Manufacturers report higher prices for GD and greyboard but only for volumes not covered by contracts. In the case of quarterly contracts prices are said to increase for deliveries as of April.» more


Burgo’s containerboard mill in Avezzano down due to fire

02 Mar 2021 − The 200,000 tpy recycled containerboard mill in Avezzano, Italy is currently down due to a fire that damaged the paper machine.» more

Starkraft announces price hike for bleached kraft paper

01 Mar 2021 − Starkraft has announced plans to increase prices for all bleached kraft paper grades by up to ten per cent. » more

SCA closes its last publication paper machine

26 Feb 2021 − On 25 February, SCA permanently closed paper machine LWC 4 at the Ortviken paper mill. This marked the end of SCA's entire publication paper production. » more