Perlen resumes production after fire

12 Oct 2021 − After a fire in the recovered paper storage facility, production at Perlen Papier was interrupted for three days. However, deliveries within Switzerland are only affected to a minor extent.» more


Players expect containerboard prices to increase again in Poland

12 Oct 2021 − The reccycled corrugated case material market in Poland calmed down a little over the summer. However, demand remains high and prices went up, with more hikes expected to come.» more

Perlen Papier suspends production after fire

11 Oct 2021 − Newsprint and LWC paper production at Swiss company Perlen Papier is temporary down following a fire in the recycled fibre processing and stock preparation plant.» more

Stora Enso shuts down paper production at Kvarnsveden and Veitsiluoto mills

08 Oct 2021 − No more fine and publication paper is produced at the Veitsiluoto and Kvarnsveden mills. All five paper machines went out of production by the end of Q3.» more

Feldmuehle to introduce energy surcharge

08 Oct 2021 − German label and packaging paper pro-ducer Feldmuehle says it will implement a temporary energy surcharge of €100/t for all of its products as of 18 October 2021 deliveries. » more

Dunapack Hellas expands capacity and production site

06 Oct 2021 − A modernisation project at Dunapack's packaging plant near Athens will also increase the site's production capacity. » more


German coreboard market remains tight with prices climbing

05 Oct 2021 − Coreboard prices in Germany are soaring to record heights. Additional price increases emerged during the third quarter.» more

Court upholds opt-in rules for advertising flyers in Amsterdam

04 Oct 2021 − As the first Dutch city, Amsterdam introduced an opt-in system for advertising flyers in 2018 in an attempt to reduce paper waste. Two associations sued the city council - and lost.» more

UPM shuts down Shotton newsprint mill for good

01 Oct 2021 − The mill's new owner Eren Paper plans to convert and expand the Shotton mill to produce recycled corrugated case material, corrugated board. » more