Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 7/2018

Markets

  • Poland’s paper markets start off with booming demand, often coinciding with scant supply
  • EUWID Price Watch Poland January 2018
  • Contentious mood on the German market for recycled CCM
  • EUWID Price Watch Germany Coreboard January 2018
  • Tissue producers in Germany come under intense cost pressure
  • Metsä Fibre announces higher NBSK prices
  • Shortages and price increases create uncertainty on the thermal paper market
  • Exports and imports of US pulp, paper and paperboard January - December 2017
  • Germany’s paper and waste management federations call for separated RCP collection systems in Europe
  • FNOI: Lack of China exports starts to “grip” Dutch market
  • Recycling rate for recovered paper in Europe continued to increase in 2016

Companies

  • UPM plans to build new biorefinery in Kotka
  • Leipa’s rebuild project at Schwedt mill back on time
  • Rottneros: high costs squeeze 2017 profits
  • SCA is considering expanding its kraftliner capacities at Obbola mill
  • Accrol Papers expects EBITDA to remain negative in 2018
  • Drenik ND orders new TM for its mill in Hungary
  • Duni acquires majority stake in packaging producer Biopac UK
  • Andritz to upgrade DIP line at Metsä Tissue Manttä mill
  • Glatfelter explores alternatives for specialty papers business
  • Resolute and FP Innovations join forces in research
  • Wiko files for insolvency
  • IP to boost capex for its Riverdale mill
  • Oji Paper buys 33% stake in Mitsubishi Paper
  • Verso explores ways to diversify product portfolio of Duluth plant

  • News in brief