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EC approves €49m state aid to Mondi SCP

17 Jul 2017 − Mondi and Eco-Invest plan to install new 300,000 tpy containerboard machine at the Ružomberok pulp and paper mill in Slovakia.» more

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EUWID modifies its reporting of RCP prices in Germany

13 Jul 2017 − Data will be collected after the end of the reporting month, price changes will be published around the 15th of the following month» more

June brings no end to price talks for NBSK pulp

12 Jul 2017 − Pulp buyers are putting up resistance to manufacturers' price hike initiative. Converters report improved supply for NBSK pulp compared to the previous month. » more

Fibria to acquire 18% stake in Spinnova

07 Jul 2017 − Fibria forges new paths. The company plans to acquire a minority stake in Spinnova, a supplier of technologies for the production of textile fibres.» more

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June brings no end to price talks on RCCM market in France, market players reports delays in implementation

06 Jul 2017 − Talks on higher recycled containerboard prices were still underway in France at the end of June. Negotiations were evolving not only around how much more buyers will have to pay, but also over the actual implementation...» more

China: Temporary halt for some waste import approvals

05 Jul 2017 − Exporters might find it more difficult to ship certain waste materials to China in the coming weeks. The BIR association reports that certain waste import approvals in China were temporarily stopped.» more

Italian coreboard prices up in the second quarter

04 Jul 2017 − Coreboard prices in Italy have increased in the second quarter and might rise further in the coming months. Suppliers report strong demand on the domestic and in export markets.» more

Smurfit Kappa announces investment in Nettingsdorf containerboard mill

04 Jul 2017 − A new recovery boiler and steam turbine are to increase production and reduce CO2 emissions and energy consumption at the Smurfit Kappa's Nettingsdorf mill from 2020.» more