Major strike in Finnish paper industry moving closer

22 Jan 2020 − The time is running out: A two-week strike which would affect big parts of the paper industry is looming as workers' and employers' representatives cannot agree on the terms of new contracts.» more


No buyer yet for UPM Chapelle Darblay mill

21 Jan 2020 − The deadline for interested buyers to bid for UPM’s Chapelle Darblay newsprint mill in France expired on 15 January. A buyer has not been announced so far. However, there is talk on the market about takeover offers from...» more

Finnish trade unions announce two-week strike in the paper industry

20 Jan 2020 − The Finnish paper industry and other industry sectors could be paralysed for two weeks from the end of the month - a strike is looming.» more

Dunapack Packaging to build new corrugated packaging plant in Hungary

17 Jan 2020 − Prinzhorn group will invest €52m to add 240 Mio m² in production capacity for corrugated products in Hungary. » more

Mondi's Peter Oswald to become new CEO at Mayr-Melnhof

16 Jan 2020 − Cartonboard and packaging manufacturer Mayr-Melnhof announces a change at the helm of the group. » more


Burgo's CCM machine in Verzuolo starts test runs

15 Jan 2020 − Containerboard production at Burgo's Verzuolo mill in Italy seems to be imminent. The first trial runs are taking place.» more

Mondi Group to close UK flexible packaging plants

13 Jan 2020 − Mondi Group plans to close its flexible packaging facilities Deeside and Nelson in the UK. » more

Glatfelter cutting 100 jobs at Gernsbach mill

10 Jan 2020 − Job cuts are due to restructuring of metallised paper production at the Composite Fibers facility in Gernsbach.» more