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Canfor extends downtime due to weak market conditions

29 Jul 2019 − In reaction to ongoing difficult trading conditions on the global pulp markets, Canfor is extending the curtailment at its BCTMP mill in Taylor, British Columbia.» more


ISRI: Indonesian rules on waste paper imports still subject to discussion

26 Jul 2019 − The quality requirements that will apply to recovered paper (RCP) imports are still not set in stone in Indonesia. This became clear after a visit of officials from the US Institute of Scrap Recycling (ISRI) and PSI at...» more

China issues new licences for import of recovered paper

15 Jul 2019 − On 10 July, Chinese authorities published new licences for import of recovered paper for the third quarter. Import batch no. 10 covers a volume of roughly 1.7 million t of recovered paper.» more

Indonesia introduces ISRI standards for recovered paper imports

02 Jul 2019 − After reversing course in spring, Indonesian authorities will now introduce more inspections and require compliance with quality standards for recovered paper imports.» more