CBS Packaging closes for 14 days due to Covid-19 outbreak

28 Jul 2020 − British corrugated packaging producer CBS Packaging has shut its doors to combat a coronavirus outbreak at its plant in West Bromwich. » more


French recycled containerboard prices start to fall in July

28 Jul 2020 − French prices for all types of corrugated case material are feeling the pinch amidst much lower recovered paper prices and average demand at best. In many instances, the price hike instituted this spring was reversed...» more

Mondi Syktyvkar takes major step in power plant upgrade

27 Jul 2020 − Mondi Syktyvkar, part of Mondi Group, has successfully completed a major step in the modernisation of its power plant, with the installation of a new bark boiler. » more

Mayr-Melnhof Karton invests in Gernsbach board mill

23 Jul 2020 − Mayr-Melnhof Karton (MMK) plans to implement several rebuild and expansion measures at its Gernsbach mill in September. » more

Hayat Kimya orders tissue machine for new mill in Russia

23 Jul 2020 − Turkish tissue producer Hayat Kimya has again ordered a tissue machine from Valmet. This time the Turkish company wants to grow further in Russia, where it already operates two tissue machines. » more


PM 3 at Sappi Alfeld up and running again

21 Jul 2020 − The PM 3 at Sappi Europe's Alfeld mill restarted operation on 20 July, ahead of the planned restart in the last week of July. » more

Vipap Videm Krško to start food packaging paper production

20 Jul 2020 − Vipap Videm Krško will invest CZK250m in the production of food packaging paper and lower the share of newsprint in total production.» more

Christoph Michalski to become
new CEO of Billerud Korsnäs

17 Jul 2020 − Christoph Michalski will become new President and CEO of Billerud Korsnäs, while Lennart Holm, acting President and CEO of BillerudKorsnäs, will leave the company at the end of 2020.» more