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Reno de Medici to acquire Spanish board producer Paprinsa

01 Oct 2020 − After re-entering the Spanish market in 2018, Reno de Medici has now announced aother acquisition in the country. The company will acquire a 140,000 tpy whilte-lined chipboard plant.» more

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Quattro R and HGM to take joint control of Burgo group

30 Sep 2020 − €70m capital increase to reduce Burgo's debt and help the group to complete the restructuring plan initiated in 2015.» more

Higher prices for brown containerboard grades on the cards?

29 Sep 2020 − Suppliers of brown corrugated case materials have announced plans to increase prices by up to €50/t from 1 October or 1 November. » more

Sappi shelves plans to expand pulp production at the Gratkorn mill

28 Sep 2020 − Sappi has postponed plans to increase pulp capacity of its Gratkorn mill. Instead the company will invest in a boiler upgrade at the site.» more

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Consortium wants to take over Ahlstrom Munksjö

24 Sep 2020 − A consortium consisting of Ahlström Capital/Ahlstrom Invest, Bain Capital, Viknum AB and Belgrano Inversiones Oy has made a public tender offer for all shares in Ahlstrom-Munksjö.» more

Engie seeks higher price for its stake in Suez

23 Sep 2020 − Recycling giant Veolia has recently made an offer to acquire a big part of Engie's 31.7 per cent stake in its competitor Suez. However, the parties do not agree on the takeover price.» more

Summer discounts gain a foothold on the UK containerboard market

22 Sep 2020 − Recycled containerboard prices in the UK have been under pressure recently due to discounts granted in the summer. However, prices in September were stable, with suppliers seeing an improvement in demand.» more