DS Smith sells its Plastics division to Olympus Partners

06 Mar 2019 − After completion of the Europac acquisition in January, the company continues to focus on its core business» more


Oversupply sends recovered paper prices in Italy tumbling

06 Mar 2019 − Sentiment is gloomy on the Italian recovered paper market. Suppliers are troubled by the uncertainty regarding exports to China. Larger volumes are remaining within Italy and this is putting pressure on the prices for...» more

Smurfit Kappa acquires Balkanpack and Vitavel

05 Mar 2019 − The acquisitions will complement the company's steps it took to expand its business in the region» more

Mondi to invest €67m at Štětí mill

04 Mar 2019 − Mondi announces investment to further increase kraft paper capacity at Štětí mill.» more

Opti Group appoints new CEO

04 Mar 2019 − Under new leadership, Opti Group plans to continue the business transformation initiated in 2016.» more


Mondi sees strong operational profit growth in full year 2018

01 Mar 2019 − In the 2018 financial year, Mondi benefited from good demand across the fibre packaging businesses, higher average selling prices and the contribution from recent acquisitions.» more

ND Paper starts up boiler at Old Town mill

28 Feb 2019 − In the last week of February, the company successfully started up a new boiler at Old Town mill, which is now self-supplied with heat.» more

Canfor closes acquisition of Vida Group

28 Feb 2019 − Canadian Canfor Corporation has entered the European market. The company acquired a majority stake in Sweden's wood products supplier Vida Group.» more

Valmet to acquire North American technology and service provider GL&V

27 Feb 2019 − "GL&V's product and services offerings for chemical pulping and paper production form a good basis to create new business opportunities ", Pasi Laine, President and CEO of Valmet says.» more