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India introduces 10% import duty on newsprint and LWC

11 Jul 2019 − The Indian government has withdrawn the exemption from the basic customs duty (BCD) on publication paper imports. The measure is part of the country's 2019/2020 budget and applies as of 6 July 2019.» more

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Tug-of-war over publication paper prices in France

29 May 2019 − Publishers and printers are asking for lower newsprint prices in a market shaped by a sustained downturn in paper consumption.» more

Oji Holdings to reduce graphic paper capacity

24 May 2019 − Japan's Oji Holdings has announced plans to shut down of 400,000 tpy of graphic paper capacity. These measures will result in cost reductions of ¥3.7bn per year (mainly fixed costs), and capital expenditures of ¥15bn,...» more

Norske Skog to appoint Amund Saxrud as COO, creates new management position for strategic projects

21 May 2019 − Following the latest change at the helm of the company, Norway's publication paper producer Norske Skog will see more organisational changes in the coming days and weeks.» more