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Kraftliner prices in June mostly unchanged

13 Jun 2019 − Market respondents presume that the recent price increase announcement for July as well as technical downtime at a number of mills helped to stabilise prices.» more

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Heinzel Group commissions new PM for MG paper at Pöls

12 Jun 2019 − Heinzel's new MG paper machine with a capacity of 100,000 tpy is up and running. The company also has expansion plans for its pulp production.» more

Employees trying to take over
idled Crèvecoeur mill in France

11 Jun 2019 − The liquidation of the Crèvecoeur mill in France had caused an uproar among employees. Some of them are now developing a business plan for a potential takeover.» more

British retailer Waitrose trials „Unpacked“ concept

07 Jun 2019 − British retailer Waitrose & Partners has transformed one shop in Oxford in order to test concepts to sell products without packaging. » more

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Ilim Group orders world’s largest kraftliner machine

06 Jun 2019 − Russian Ilim Group has placed an order with German engineering company Voith for the supply of a 600,000 tpy kraftliner machine. Much of the paper produced on the machine will be destined for the Chinese market.» more

Georgia-Pacific to close SBS operations and one TM in Crossett, Arkansas

06 Jun 2019 − Georgia-Pacific has announced that it would discontinue the SBS operations at its Crossett, Arkansas, facility as of October 2019. » more

Demand for corrugated board and packaging in Poland remains good

05 Jun 2019 − The corrugated board and packaging sector in Poland is apparently still unfazed by the general economic pessimism. Producers were very satisfied with demand especially in April.» more

Arctic Paper announces measures to improve performance of its paper business

04 Jun 2019 − Along with quarterly results, Arctic Paper announced measures aimed at improving the competitiveness of its paper business. Furthermore the company expects to focus more on packaging papers and has started production of...» more