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Mayr-Melnhof to take over International Paper's Kwidzyn pulp, paper and board mill

12 Feb 2021 − With the acquisition Mayr-Melnhof will expand its virgin fibre board business and enter flexible packaging and woodfree uncoated paper operations.» more

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Metsä Group to grow in pulp and kraftliner

11 Feb 2021 − New Kemi softwood and hardwood pulp mill is to be built at a cost of €1.6bn. » more

新年快乐! - Happy New Year

11 Feb 2021 − 祝大家新年快乐,牛年大吉。» more

Le Bourray mulls production of recycled market pulp

10 Feb 2021 − Tissue company CGMP acquired Le Bourray in 2019 from insolvent Arjowiggins and produces virgin and recycled fibre based tissue on two machines.» more

Most players on Polish paper and board markets coping with coronavirus crisis

09 Feb 2021 − The second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Poland and the partial lockdown introduced by the Polish government in November have had less of an impact on the paper and board industry than was initially feared. » more

Fedrigoni announces price hike for copy paper

09 Feb 2021 − Italy's Fedrigoni group has announced a price increase of 7 per cent for office copy paper.» more

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Smurfit Kappa: investment in paper sacks business continues

05 Feb 2021 − Smurfit Kappa has started up a new paper sacks machine at its plant in Palmira, Colombia. The new machine is part of a $40m investment package to modernise the paper sacks production platform in Latin America.» more

SCA closes down another paper machine at its Ortivken mill

04 Feb 2021 − One machine for coated magazine paper is left running at the site and will be closed within the next seven weeks.» more

Thermal paper producers announce price hikes

03 Feb 2021 − Thermal paper producers are suffering from the measures to contain the Covid-19 pandemic and demand is weak for certain products. However, they feel it is time to announce price increases.» more