Deliveries of corrugated board in Germany grow less than expected in 2018

26 Mar 2019 − After corrugated board deliveries failed to live up to expectations in 2018, negative growth is expected in the first half of 2019. » more


GD board prices in Germany start to crumble

26 Mar 2019 − The price stability on Germany's GD board market proves impossible to maintain. Markdowns have been reported in March. » more

UK recycling system at tipping point, DS Smith warns

25 Mar 2019 − The UK risks reaching its 65 per cent recycling target only in 2048, more than one decade later than the EU Circular Economy Package's target suggests, paper and packaging manufacturer DS Smith warns.» more

Wizpaper's new containerboard
capacities to come on the market soon

22 Mar 2019 − There is a happy ending to the story of the former Arjowiggins mill in Wizernes in France, which was mothballed in 2015. The mill - now operating under the name of Wizpaper - will soon restart operations. » more

Decision by Spanish court might put Ence's pulp mill Pontevedra in danger

21 Mar 2019 − In the very near future, the Spanish National Court of Justice has to decide whether the extension of Ence's Pontevedra mill concession to 2076 is lawful or not. In the worst case, the company's concession might end in...» more


Tetra Pak to close one production line in Spain

21 Mar 2019 − Packaging manufacturer Tetra Pak is reducing capacity at its Spanish plant in Arganda del Rey near Madrid.» more

Sale of Catalyst Paper to Paper Excellence concluded

20 Mar 2019 − Paper Excellence Canada has expanded its portfolio and added 1.3 million t of pulp and paper capacities. The company finalised the acquisition of Catalyst Paper.» more

Skjern Papirfabrik upgrades BM 1 with Toscotec

20 Mar 2019 − The rebuild aims at increasing drying capacity of the paper machine by over 20% and improving web run stability, says Toscotec.» more