Hamburger Rieger to build new machine for
recycled containerboard in Spremberg

01 Mar 2018 − More recycled corrugated case material capacities are to come. Hamburger Rieger will install a new 500,000 tpy PM at its German site in Spremberg.» more


Recycled containerboard prices in Italy up
despite plunging RCP prices

28 Feb 2018 − Good demand and a tight market have led to prices increases for recycled corrugated case material in Italy. Upheaval on the market for ordinary recovered paper grades has curbed, but not averted price hikes. » more

Cycle Link Conference identifies opportunities and challanges for RCP markets

27 Feb 2018 − Experts provided in-depth assessments and explanations of many issues moving the RCP market at the Cycle Link International Recycled Fibre Quality Conference, which took place in Shanghai on 1 and 2 February.» more

China issues licences for 5.5 t of RCP imports so far

27 Feb 2018 − There is much speculation on the market as to how much RCP will be allowed to be imported to China this year in total. Experts believe the figure to range between 18 and 21 million tons. » more

Cartiere del Polesine in Italy to install
new containerboard machine

26 Feb 2018 − Another project for new containerboard capacities is in the pipeline in Italy. Cartiere del Polesine confirmed it has started the planning to install a new machine with a capacity of 300,000 tpy. » more


Italy's competition watchdog delays ruling in corrugated sheet and packaging cartel case

22 Feb 2018 − Many a player on the corrugated board and packaging market was looking eagerly to the end of May 2018 when AGCM was expected to announce the results of its antitrust probe into the corrugated sector in Italy. Last...» more

Uncoated woodfree paper prices
in the UK heading upwards

21 Feb 2018 − An upward trend in prices prevailed on Britain's uncoated woodfree paper market in February. The hike is mainly driven by high raw material costs.» more

Corenso buys Mandriladora Leiza in Spain

20 Feb 2018 − Corenso continues on its growth path. The company has acquired a core producer in Spain which specialises in light-weight cores. This is Corenso's second plant in the country.» more

Prices for mixed RCP collapse in the UK in February

20 Feb 2018 − The effects of China’s ban on importing mixed paper and limited import quotas for all other types of recovered paper finally became fully apparent on the British market in February. » more