RGE completes Lwarcel Celulose takeover

03 Sep 2018 − Lwarcel Celulose and Bahia Specialty Cellulose form now the Bracell group. Capacity expansion at Lwarcel pulp mill back into focus.» more

Global Hygiène to start tissue production
in Charavines in 2020

31 Aug 2018 − The former Arjowiggins site in Charavines, France will become operational again. The new owner Global Hygiène plans to start producing tissue at the site in 2020, which will make it an integrated producer of tissue...» more

Resolute Forest Products to sell Fairmont recycled kraft pulp mill to Nine Dragons Paper

30 Aug 2018 − ND Paper to add another production site to its US business. The acquisition of the former American Fiber Resources recycled pulp facility in Fairmont follows on the heels of the acquistion of two pulp and paper mills...» more

Better cost organisation is to secure Virginal Paper's future

29 Aug 2018 − Virginal Paper, formerly Idempapers, has resumed production under new management after months of downtime. Terje Haglund, CEO of the new company, explains in a EUWID interview why the project is nevertheless promising.» more

Coreboard producers announce
price adjustments for the German market

28 Aug 2018 − Although availability is starting to improve on Germany's coreboard market, another price round has been initiated. Suppliers seek to charge more from September or October. » more


Virginal Paper starts production

27 Aug 2018 − Formerly known as Idempapers, Virginal Paper has now started production of specialty papers again. Only one of the two machines is currently running.» more

Edelmann strengthens production network in France

24 Aug 2018 − Germany packaging manufacturer Edelmann is construction a new site in France, which will replace the existing site and shall enable the company to better serve the local market. » more

Shanying subsidiary to acquire Verso’s Wickliffe mill
and to enter the US market

23 Aug 2018 − China's Shanying International Holdings is entering the US market. The company will take over a former Verso mill and this will be not be its last investment there. » more

Pulp buyers in Europe hope that
prices will recede from autumn onwards

22 Aug 2018 − After months of price increases in the pulp segment and a recent stabilisation in prices, first hopes arise that prices might recede in autumn. Producers do not always agree, though.» more