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New licences for RCP imports to China

23 Sep 2019 − A new batch of licences for the import of RCP to China has brought the total volume of recovered paper (RCP) permitted for import to 10.29 million t YTD. The batch covers 101,500 t of RCP. » more


Most finished paper prices remain stable in the UK in August

03 Sep 2019 − Despite ongoing weak demand for the most part, prices stabilised for most finished paper and board grades in the UK in August. Only coated fine papers saw further reductions.» more

European supermarkets offer the potential to substitute around 1.5 million tpy of plastic packaging for food and beverages

14 Aug 2019 − Corrugated is well positioned to replace plastic for fruit and vegetable trays, ready meals and shelf-ready trays, a report by DS Smith and White Space outlines.» more

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