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Jürgen Schulz becomes manager at Brigl & Bergmeister

25 Nov 2019 − Former CEO of Baden Karton Jürgen Schulz will take over the position as Managing Director Sales and Marketing of Austrian Brigl & Bergmeister Group (B&B).» more

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Papierfabrik Koehler upgrades PM 5

22 Nov 2019 − Engineering company Voith has received an order from Papierfabrik August Koehler to modernise fine and specialty paper machine 5.» more

No recovered paper exports to Indonesia as of today

22 Nov 2019 − Inspections of recovered paper destined for Indonesia have been suspended, meaning that no recovered paper can be exported in that country at the moment. This comes at a time when supply pressure is already high. » more

Hewlett Packard rejects Xerox acquisition offer

21 Nov 2019 − The HP Board of Directors has unanimously rejected Xerox's purchase offer on the grounds that of offer"significantly undervalues" the company. » more

Restrictions looming on award of German Blue Angel label for graphic recycled paper

20 Nov 2019 − Paper with Blue Angel certification should be as white as necessary, not as white as possible, German environment agency says.» more

Resolute FP indefinitiely idles Augusta newsprint mill

19 Nov 2019 − Newsprint: Between January and September 2019 Resolute Forest Products has taken 124,000 t of downtime in a try to adjust output to receding demand.» more

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British recovered paper market still caught in a downdraft

19 Nov 2019 − Recovered paper imports into China will likely decrease again next year as the government is expected to reduce the quotas again.» more

Ence resumes production at Navia mill after rebuild

18 Nov 2019 − Ence has increased its capacities for eucalyptus pulp at the Navia mill in Spain. After a rebuild, the facilities can now produce 80,000 tpy more pulp.» more

Pro-Gest hands in amended Mantua RCCM mill project plan, no more waste incineration but biogas production

15 Nov 2019 − All eyes on doubling production capacity for recycled corrugated case material. Next meeting of the relevant bodies and Pro-Gest scheduled before the end of the year. » more

Verso to sell its specialty paper business to Pixelle

14 Nov 2019 − US paper manufactuerer Verso has repeatedly announced its intention to reduce output of graphic paper in favour of more promising products in the packaging segment. Now, the company will sell two of its paper mills.» more