Smurfit Kappa set to take full control of Cartón de Colombia

15 Mar 2019 − SKG is waiting for approval by Colombia's national market and financial regulatory authority to launch a tender offer for the acquisition of the remaining shares in the company. » more


Arctic Paper closes fine paper machine PM 7 at Grycksbo

14 Mar 2019 − Fine paper production had been standing still for a while, but now the decision is definite: PM 7 at Arctic Paper's Swedish Grycksbo site has been shut down.» more

SCA to file environmental permit application for Östrand biorefinery project

14 Mar 2019 − SCA plans to produce bio-based transportation fuels and green chemicals at the industrial complex in Östrand. » more

German packaging manufacturer STI group up for sale

14 Mar 2019 − Dr Kristina Stabernack, fourth generation owner of German packaging manufacturer STI Group, has decided to sell the company. » more

Igepa pulls out of Italy,
Igepa Italia to be closed

13 Mar 2019 − Igepa aims at strengthening its position in the market for paper and print products by concentrating on European core markets in the future.» more

UK unveils emergency no-deal Brexit plan to slash tariffs

13 Mar 2019 − The UK will axe the vast majority of tariffs on imports to the UK under a no-deal Brexit, at least temporarily, the British government confirmed today according to British media reports.» more


Hamburger to increase recycled containerboard capacity in Dunaújváros

12 Mar 2019 − Hamburger Containerboard will invest in the upgrade of one PM at its Dunaújváros, Hungary, mill, in order to increase recycled containerboard capacity.» more

Price erosion on the market for CCM remains unstoppable in Germany in March

12 Mar 2019 − The price erosion on the market for unbleached recycled corrugated case material in Germany continued in March.» more