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Recycled containerboard prices still under pressure in Germany in May

04 Jun 2019 − Amid high stocks of recycled containerboard, their prices continued to drop on the German market in May, and are expected to do so in June also - despite the announcements of price increases.» more

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Stora Enso Ingerois mill set to take market-related downtime

03 Jun 2019 − The folding boxboard market is experiencing a short-term demand-suplpy imbalance, the company says.» more

International Paper to sell Indian subsidiary APPM

31 May 2019 − International Paper is almost withdrawing from the Indian market. The company plans to sell to its majority stake in the Indian subsidiary International Paper APPM Limited.» more

Leicester Tissue Company to install four new lines

31 May 2019 − Leicester Tissue company will install two converting lines for kitchen and toilet tissue products this year, doubling its capacity to 40,000 tpy.» more

Tug-of-war over publication paper prices in France

29 May 2019 − Publishers and printers are asking for lower newsprint prices in a market shaped by a sustained downturn in paper consumption.» more

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Price slump for graphic papers in Italy continues

28 May 2019 − Fine paper producers continue to report weak sales volumes in Italy. Especially in the uncoated segment, sellers are fighting for contracts. » more

Stora Enso Oulo to cease CWF paper production at the end of September 2020

28 May 2019 − Stora Enso has confirmed its recently published plans to convert its Oulu fine paper mill in Finland into a kraftliner mill.» more

Wizpaper starts test runs with new containerboard machine

27 May 2019 − New containerboard capacities are coming on the market in France. Wizpaper has started trial operations.» more

PM 10 at UPM Plattling could be decommissioned in July

24 May 2019 − Producers are seeking to reduce overcapacity in the European magazine paper market.» more