Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 49/2018


  • Mood on Poland’s paper and board markets clouding over a little in late November
  • EUWID Price Watch Poland November 2018
  • Supply bottlenecks and high costs in the chemicals sector drive thermal paper prices
  • German cores industry is cautious about 2019
  • Germany: Producers of recycled CCM now willing to compromise on prices
  • EUWID Price Watch Germany November 2018


  • Sappi achieves profit almost at previous year’s level despite high investments and shutdowns
  • Pulp producers report another round of record results in first half of 2018
  • 160 jobs at Burgo mills in Italy are at risk
  • International Paper to swap plants with Rossmann
  • EU Commission conditionally approves acquisition of Fibria by Suzano
  • Smurfit Kappa starts rebuild of PM 1 at Roermond mill
  • Stora Enso Oulu considers commercial downtime
  • Zanders has a new owner, operation is continued
  • Insolvent Johnston Press sold to creditors
  • Vajda Papir starts up new tissue machine in Hungary
  • Ence presents new strategy plan for 2019 to 2023
  • Felix Schoeller forms JV with New Imaging Industries in India
  • Kemira forms joint venture with AKD producer in China
  • Shandong Chenming starts up new pulp line

  • News in brief