Coreboard prices in Italy rising sharply

30 Mar 2021 − Recovered paper has become very expensive and demand for coreboard is said to be robust, with buyers having a hard time securing their supplies at times. Prices for coreboard therefore went up during the first quarter...» more

Cost pressure overshadows volume growth for corrugated industry in Germany

29 Mar 2021 − Despite a solid growth in deliveries, which was mainly fuelled by e-commerce, sales of the German corrugated industry decreased in 2020.» more

Essity negotiates closure of TM 7 at Nokia tissue mill

29 Mar 2021 − Essity sees overcapacity in mother reel production at Nokia site. The mill runs two tissue machines and produces private consumer and away-from-home tissue grades for its own converting activities and external...» more


Pulp prices continue upward trend in March

25 Mar 2021 − Tight supply leaves little scope for pulp buyers to negotiate on prices.» more

Tight supply and rising prices on UK kraftliner market

24 Mar 2021 − After first mark-ups in January, kraftliner prices in the UK have increased again in March. Suppliers benefit from lower kraftliner imports into the UK.» more

Unscheduled stops at two UPM pulp mills in Finland

23 Mar 2021 − The tightness that can be witnessed on the European pulp market has been aggravated after two pulp mills of UPM had to temporarily stop production.» more

Burgo plans restart of Avezzano mill in early April

23 Mar 2021 − Burgo's Avezzano recycled containerboard mil has been down for almost a month now. A fire damaged the paper machine and the hall's roof.» more