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Oji builds new corrugated packaging plant in Malaysia

06 Aug 2020 − Oji is on a strong growth course and has announced new project in Malaysia. A 7 million m²/month plant for corrugated packaging is to be built in the country.» more

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Kama Karton to begin FBB production at end of 2020

04 Aug 2020 − Kama Karton, based in Russia’s Perm region, is aiming at becoming Russia's first folding boxboard producer. The company will start up its new FBB machine at the end of 2020. » more

Saica to build corrugated plant in Ohio

31 Jul 2020 − Spanish Saica Group will start activities in the USA, joining corrugated board manufacturers DS Smith and Smurfit Kappa who have been active in the US for some time.» more

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