Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 26/2020

Markets

  • UK: Price pressure on publication and fine paper, trend reversal on RCP market
  • EUWID Price Watch UK June 2020
  • EUWID Price Review UK Second quarter 2020
  • Most French printing companies avail of government assistance and special regulations
  • French graphic paper markets stage partial recovery as packaging business slows
  • EUWID Price Watch France June 2020
  • EUWID Price Review France Second quarter 2020
  • Germany: Fine paper prices caught in crisis, pressure also on envelope paper prices
  • EUWID Price Watch Germany Envelope and Shipping Bag Paper Second quarter 2020
  • Producers expect European NBSK pulp prices to stay steady in June
  • Charges for paper collection services in Germany
  • Moody’s sees negative outlook for market pulp
  • Spain becomes third largest corrugated board producer in Europe

Companies

  • Heidelberger Druckmaschinen plans to cut 1,600 jobs globally and confirms 2019/2020 business figures
  • Norske Skog plans to enter RCCM production, reduce newsprint capacity through conversions
  • Billerud Korsnäs simplifies its structure
  • Iberpapel schedules pulp mill rebuild for end of July
  • UPM permanently idles Chapelle Darblay mill
  • Wepa UK to invest £100m in second tissue line
  • Japan Pulp and Paper buys outstanding shares in RADMS
  • Drewsen sets up Competence Centre for paper straws
  • PTS explores use of artificial intelligence
  • Patent litigation between ICT and Essity resolved

  • News in brief: Andritz delivers equipment for Billerud Korsnäs’s board machine in Gruvön
  • News in brief: Dieter Bergner neu CEO of Solidus Solutions
  • News in brief: Geoff Drabble new chairman designate as DS Smith
  • News in brief: Metsä Group and Fortum create research programme for biobased products
  • News in brief: Valmet acquires shares for future Neles