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Norske Skog takes four-week downtime at PM 1 in Golbey

10 Aug 2020 − The market for newsprint is currently described as very weak by market players. Norkse Skog has therefore decided to temporarily shut down PM 1 at Golbey for the summer month of August.» more

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Quantum Capital Partners acquires Papresa, plans partial conversion to containerboard

29 Jul 2020 − The current situation on the newsprint market calls for capacity cuts. Papresa is the next candidate: The company will be sold and part of the production of its 375,000 tpy mill will be converted to containerboard. » more

UK printing and writing paper prices falling across the board in July

21 Jul 2020 − Corrugated case material prices feeling the pinch, and a number of recovered paper grades became cheaper.» more

UPM officially closes Chapelle Darblay mill on 15 July

16 Jul 2020 − It is now official: UPM has permanently closed the Chapelle Darblay newsprint mill in France after authorities agreed on the social plan. This will leave the country with only one newsprint mill.» more