Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 8/2020

Markets

  • Germany: First producers announce plans to charge more for kraftliner from 1 March
  • Supply glut sends recovered paper prices in Germany tumbling further
  • EUWID Recovered Paper Germany January 2020
  • TiO2 prices slightly trimmed, Venator first to announce higher prices for April
  • Decor paper manufacturers working hard to run down stocks, downward spiral in prices to halt
  • Softwood pulp price poised to rise while hardwood pulp expected to move sideways
  • EUWID Price Watch Pulp Western Europe January 2020
  • Three TiO2 producers have capacities of more than 1 million tonnes

Companies

  • RDM posts “satisfactory results” amid weaker markets, question mark behind La Rochette board mill
  • Italy’s Fosber acquires majority stake in BP Agnati
  • Koehler Paper acquires Beaver Paper & Graphic Media
  • Lecta gets €33m in state subsidies for Condat mill
  • Sappi considers closure of PM 2 at its Stockstadt mill
  • SCA 2019 results benefit from output boost in Östrand
  • Low pulp prices burden profits of Metsä Board and Metsä Group
  • Iberpapel to upgrade pulp line in second quarter
  • Low pulp prices and weak paper demand drag down annual results at The Navigator Company
  • API Foils files for insolvency
  • UPM signs deals to source wind power, supply naphtha
  • Arjowiggins Bessé-sur-Braye: plans for a new beginning
  • Glatfelter moving headquarters from York to Charlotte
  • Highlander sells stake in packaging company Akomex
  • Pitreavie invests in corrugated box plant in Scotland

  • News in brief: Andritz supplies pulp mill technology to UPM Uruguay
  • News in brief: DS Smith CFO Adrian Marsh to leave the company
  • News in brief: Kai Middeldorf new mill manager at Felix Schoeller Osnabrück plant
  • News in brief: Sappi Europe announces price hike for UWF and CWF paper
  • News in brief: Södra appoints Peter Karlsson as Interim President
  • News in brief: Two German newspapers start marketing and procurement cooperation
  • News in brief: Verso completes sale of specialty paper mills to Pixelle