Stora Enso to explore bio-plastics production at Langerbrugge mill

10 Dec 2019 − Stora Enso is looking into the production of new bio-based barrier materials for food and beverage packaging applications.» more


Woodfree coated paper producers aim for stable prices in Germany despite price pressure

10 Dec 2019 − Coated fine paper manufacturers are facing challenges in the light of low pulp prices but many a supplier is not willing to talk about renewed price cuts. » more

STI Group will continue as family business

09 Dec 2019 − Dr Kristina Stabernack, owner of German STI Group, has reversed her decision to sell the company.» more

Ence considers postponement of Navia expansion projects

06 Dec 2019 − Ence has big plans for its Navia pulp mill. Fluff pulp and dissolving pulp are planned to be produced in the future. But at the moment, the company's priority is to reduce costs.» more

Glossop Cartons invests in new building and machinery

05 Dec 2019 − British packaging manufacturer Glossop Cartons is expanding its Stockport facilitites.» more

Stora Enso considers job cuts at Varkaus kraftliner mill

04 Dec 2019 − Stora Enso's Varkaus kraftliner mill might have to lay off some employees. The company will discuss the possible elimination of up to 55 jobs at the site.» more


Germany: Another cut to recycled containerboard prices in November

03 Dec 2019 − Receding RCP prices are leaving its markt on price talks in the recycled corrugated case material segment in Germany.» more

Containerboard producer Cartiera Pieretti suspends production

03 Dec 2019 − Things have not been running smoothly for some time at Cartiera Pieretti's containerboard mill in Italy. The 40,000 tpy mill was now halted and is threatened by closure.» more

New batch of licences for recovered paper imports into China

03 Dec 2019 − Chinese authorities published the 15th batch of licences for imports of recovered paper into the country, covering a total of 10,740 t. » more