Tissue producer Celtex eyes expansion to Moldova

22 Sep 2017 − Celtex is planning to invest €3-4m in the construction of a new plant for tissue products in Moldova.» more


SKG restarts operations at Cellulose du Pin mill

21 Sep 2017 − Smurfit Kappa Group has been facing some problems with its recovery boiler at the Cellulose du Pin mill. This resulted in some downtime in August and September.» more

Germany expecting record deliveries for corrugated board

19 Sep 2017 − A good orders situations and high containerboard prices are leading corrugated board manufacturers in Germany to continue their efforts to implement price hikes.» more

Norway's publication paper manufacturer Norske Skog unveils new debt restructuring proposal

19 Sep 2017 − Failure of the recpitalisation proposal would lead to a share pledge enforcement and secured bondholders would take ownership of Norske Skog AS, but newsprint and magazine paper mills could continue regular operations,...» more

Klingele Papierwerke expands into Cuba

19 Sep 2017 − Klingele invests in the Cuban corrugated cardboard industry through a shareholding in Spanish company Trade Packaging S.A. » more

Norske Skog launches new recapitalisation proposal

18 Sep 2017 − The alternative to the company's proposal will likely lead to bankruptcy at the parent company Norske Skogindustier ASA but Norske Skog AS and the mills will continue operations as normal under new ownership.» more


Schweighofer Group divests its dissolving pulp business

15 Sep 2017 − The US-Investor Tower Brook Capital Partner plans to expand the Hallein pulp mill's capacities and diversify its product portfolio. » more

Fine paper manufacturers announce price increase

14 Sep 2017 − Another price round has started for coated woodfree paper. Manufacturers are planning hikes as from October. Uncoated grades are to become more expensive as well, if they get their way.» more

Hamburger Containerboard's new PM to be installed in Turkey

13 Sep 2017 − Hamburger Containerboard has opted for Turkey - and not Germany - as the location for its new containerboard machine. The company will build a new paper mill in the country. » more

Norske Skog: BOD to launch new restructuring proposal, SSN holders issue acceleration notice

13 Sep 2017 − Publication paper company Norske Skog is working to launch a new restructuring proposal on 18 September, but 2019 SSN holders have issued an acceleration notice, declaring immediate maturity of all debt under the SSN.» more