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Financial watchdog orders probe for Accrol Papers

28 Jan 2019 − The British Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has notified tissue manufacturer Accrol that it has commenced an investigation into the company relating to certain statements that it made to the market between 1 April...» more

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Zhejiang XSD to build cartonboard mill in Malaysia

28 Jan 2019 − After Lee & Man, another Chinese company is investing in Malaysia. A new recycled board plant with capacities of 700,000 tpy is planned to be erected there.» more

Wood engineering company Fundermax buys Ranheim Paper & Board

28 Jan 2019 − Former Peterson Packaging plant Ranheim Paper & Board is now part of Austrian wood engineering company Fundermax, which it has supplied with saturating base papers. » more

Amcor delays Bemis takeover citing US government shutdown

25 Jan 2019 − Due to the partial shutdown of the US government Australian packaging giant Amcor has pushed the closing date of its takeover of Bemis to the second quarter.» more

Norske Skog considers conversion of newsprint machine

25 Jan 2019 − Publication paper producer Norske Skog might enter a new market segment. The company considers to convert a PM at the Skogn site.» more

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Marubeni to build new containerboard mill in Vietnam

24 Jan 2019 − Plans for new containerboard capacities continue to be announced, increasingly also in Asia. Marubeni now intends to add 350,000 tpy of capacities in Vietnam.» more

Many market players stoic in response to Brexit uncertainty

24 Jan 2019 − Market experts who spoke to EUWID are taking very different approaches to Brexit and the related uncertainty. Many of them noted that it was completely impossible to make any kind of sensible arrangements in the face of...» more

DS Smith completes takeover of Europac

23 Jan 2019 − Europac shares to be delisted from the Madrid and Barcelona stock exchanges following the completion of the squeeze-out. » more