New batch of RCP import licences for China

09 Jan 2020 − The second batch of licences to import recovered paper into China has been issued and brings total volumes YTD to 3.19 million t.» more


Pulp prices looking stable at the turn of the year

08 Jan 2020 − Not all December negotiations had been wrapped up in the first week of January.» more

Arkhbum Tissue Group starts operating with new TM

08 Jan 2020 − A new tissue machine has started up in Russia. The Arkhbum Tissue Group plans even more capacities in the years to come.» more

IGEPA acquires Czech paper merchant ZING

07 Jan 2020 − European paper merchanting market continues its concentration process.» more

Voith plans to acquire Toscotec

03 Jan 2020 − A significant transaction is about to take place in the paper machinery sector. Voith and Toscotec, both important machinery suppliers to the paper industry, will become one company.» more

Supreme Administrative Court in Finland stops Finnpulp's pulp project

02 Jan 2020 − "The court's decision marks the end of the current mill project," said Niilo Pellonmaa, Chairman of the Board of Finnpulp.» more


China publishes first batch of licences for RCP imports 2020

27 Dec 2019 − On 23 December 2019, Chinese authorities published the first batch of import licences for the new year. » more

Happy Holidays from EUWID Pulp and Paper

23 Dec 2019 − As 2019 draws to a close, we would like to extend our thanks to all of our readers for trusting us to be their news source for the European pulp and paper industries. The coming year promises to be eventful, and we hope...» more

Metsä Tissue to divest napkin business to Mutares Group

23 Dec 2019 − Metsä Tissue to focus on "producing high-quality tissue and greaseproof papers".» more

EC clears Ritrama acquisition by Fedrigoni

20 Dec 2019 − Bain Capital-controlled group Fedrigoni got the green light to acquire label producer Ritrama. The deal is said to boost Fedrigoni's position in the market for presure-sensitive labels and materials. » more