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Nine Dragons to upgrade production platform in the USA

10 Oct 2019 − As Nine Dragons aims to become a leading supplier of pulp and paper in North America, the company will start a strategic upgrade of its Biron and Rumford mills next year. » more

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Norske Skog to close Albury newsprint mill and sell site to Visy

09 Oct 2019 − The closure is meant to reduce newsprint capacity by 265,000 tpy, addressing overcapacity issues in the newsprint market in Australasia. Albury site could be converted to packaging paper production.» more

White Birch halts newsprint production in order to destock

08 Oct 2019 − Newsprint manufacturers are having a hard time, with demand being generally weak and supply abundant. White Birch Paper has therefore taken one week of downtime at its F.F. Soucy mill.» more

SCA evaluates CTMP market pulp investment, considers PM closure at Ortviken publication paper mill

07 Oct 2019 − SCA Ortviken mill runs three paper machines and can produce 775,000 tpy of improved newsprint and coated and uncoated magazine paper grades.» more