Burgo Duino paper mill workers strike after accident

06 May 2020 − Production at the Burgo Duino magazine paper mill was down due to lack of orders when the accident occurred. » more


Recycled containerboard prices in Germany not edging higher after all

06 May 2020 − Producers' plans to institute higher prices for recycled corrugated case material were not successful in Germany. Prices remained stable amid regular demand.» more

Metsä Group's capex projects progress in Q1

05 May 2020 − Despite the negative impact from the strikes in Finland and low pulp prices, Metsä Group's projects for a new pulp plant in Kemi and the renewal of the Husum pulp mill advanced well in the first quarter of 2020. » more

Norske Skog takes more downtime at Golbey and Bruck

04 May 2020 − Norske Skog has to resort to further downtime measures in order to deal with the impacts of the coronavirus. PMs will be halted at Bruck and Golbey, while the Tasman mill has resumed operations.» more

Pro-Gest to start Mantua recycled containerboard mill before July

04 May 2020 − Provincial authority OKs capacity increase at Pro-Gest's recycled containerboard mill in Mantua. Authorisation process to be completed next week.» more


Recovered paper on fire at VPK Oudegem

30 Apr 2020 − Several fire brigades in action at VPK's recycled containerboard mill.» more

SCA restarts Ortviken paper mill after one-week downtime

30 Apr 2020 − More production downtime eventually to come if uncertainty on the publication paper market persist.» more

Jiangsu Oji Paper temporarily reduces pulp output

30 Apr 2020 − In reaction to the decline in demand for pulp in China, Jiangsu Oji paper temporarily reduces its pulp output.» more

Italy's fine paper markets hit hard by coronavirus crisis

29 Apr 2020 − Coated and uncoated woodfree paper mills across Europe are taking downtime to adapt output to reduced demand.» more