Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 25/2020

Markets

  • Growing nervousness among producers of recycled corrugated case material in Germany
  • Short-lived upswing in German recovered paper prices reaches its peak in May
  • Consumer demand for toilet paper collapses in Germany after pandemic-related stockpiling
  • EUWID Recovered Paper Germany May 2020
  • CEPI: pulp, paper and board production January - March 2020
  • Lightweight kraft paper producers facing slower demand from butchers and bakers in Germany
  • The Recycling Association: UK needs RCP converting capacity as Asia is a “constricting market”
  • Indonesia sets contamination tolerance level at 2 per cent for RCP and waste plastic

Companies

  • Grigeo restarts recycled containerboard production
  • Sun Paper builds giant mill in Beihai, Valmet supplies pulping and papermaking equipment
  • Wage strike comes to an end at IP Kwidzyn
  • 40 per cent of Resolute’s newsprint capacities are down
  • Verso idles two mills for indefinite period of time
  • Hinojosa group takes over Portugal’s Graphicsleader
  • Paper Excellence curbs output at Mackenzie pulp mill
  • White Birch takes more downtime at Soucy mill

  • News in brief: Altri creates Executive Committee
  • News in brief: China’s paper industry increases profit in first four months of 2020
  • News in brief: DS Smith appoints Wouter van Tol as Head of Sustainability and Government
  • News in brief: New CEO for Pankaboard
  • News in brief: Sandra Sundbäck new CEO of Paper Province