Palm to build new PM for corrugated case material

17 Jul 2018 − More containerboard capacities are to come, at the same time reducing newsprint capacities. Papierfabrik Palm in Germany wants to replace three machines at its Aalen mill by a new one.» more

Russia's Nikol-Pack acquires majority stake in Angren Pack

16 Jul 2018 − A 53% stake in corrugated board and tissue paper manufacturer Angren Pack in Usbekistan is changing hands. Nikol-Pack is the company's new majority shareholder.» more


Insolvency proceedings opened over Tönnesmann

11 Jul 2018 − After filing for insolvency around two months ago, producer of one-side coated recycled papers Tönnesmann is now in insolvency proceedings. Production is said to be still down.» more

Brown kraft paper supply remains very tight in Germany in early July

10 Jul 2018 − Supply of lightweight brown kraft paper is still not sufficient in Germany with lead times stretching out to three months and more.» more

US DOC lifts countervailing duties on SC paper imports from Canada

10 Jul 2018 − The US Department of Commerce stopped the countervailing duties on Canadian supercalendered paper which had been in force since August 2015. Duties imposed on paper importers will be refunded with accumulated interest.» more