Domtar to restart fine paper machine at Ashdown mill

16 Jul 2021 − During the pandemic last year, Domtar slashed 655,000 t of woodfree paper capacities. Now, the company sees first signs of a market recovery and has decided to restart its fine paper in Ashdown, USA.» more


RDM finalises takeover of Eska group

15 Jul 2021 − Eska group runs two board mill in the Netherlands and three sheeting and warehouse centres in Italy, Spain, and the United States. » more

Paperboard production at Metsä Board Husum back to normal

14 Jul 2021 − Production of FBB and white-top kraftliner at Metsä Board's Husum mill has returned to normal levels following a fire at the pulp mill's woodchip conveyor on 18 June.» more

Fresh price demands for kraftliner

13 Jul 2021 − Buyers in Germany report that a number of kraftliner suppliers have announced fresh price increases for August. » more

Kipas Kagit starts up new PM 2 at Söke mill

12 Jul 2021 − New paper machine boosts Kipas Kagit's production capacity to 1.1 million tpy. And there are plans for another paper machine to be installed at the Söke mill.» more


Northwood invests in new tissue capacities

12 Jul 2021 − British tissue manufacturer Northwood is pushing for growth and will make significant investments at its headquarter in Telford, England with the aim of increasing capacities.» more

Hayat Kimya to install another TM at new tissue mill in Russia

08 Jul 2021 − Turkish company Hayat Kimya is continuing to grow. The company has ordered a second tissue machine for its new mill in Russia.» more

Native starch prices rise amid high demand and reduced supply

07 Jul 2021 − Prices for native starch have been on a downward trend since early 2019. Since the second quarter 2021, however, there have been signs of a trend reversal.» more