Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 10/2019

Markets

  • Prices for corrugated case material in Italy continue to slide
  • Publishers suffer from declining ad sales and prices in 2018
  • EUWID Price Watch Italy February 2019
  • Sweden: paper and board production and deliveries January - December 2018
  • Sweden: market pulp production and deliveries January - December 2018
  • Fine paper manufacturers have not entirely abandoned plans to charge more in Germany
  • European Graphic Paper Statistics January - December 2018
  • Sentiment in printing and media worse than last year
  • EUWID Price Watch Germany February 2019
  • Price pressure continues on the market for softwood and hardwood pulp
  • Dutch government and companies sign pact to reduce plastics and improve recycling
  • Consultations open in the UK on packaging EPR, a deposit return system and plastic tax
  • Printing ink regulation must not disappear into a drawer again, German ministry says

Companies

  • Rebuild of Sappi’s PM 8 at Lanaken mill to start in April
  • Sappi posts rise in profit despite economic headwinds
  • UPM Schongau revamps paper packaging line
  • Wepa applies to take over Arjowiggins’ Greenfield plant
  • August Faller establishes joint venture with Perigord
  • Du Mont media group mulls divesting newspaper printing
  • Mondi to invest €67m at Štetí mill by 2020
  • Schattdecor Thansau mill applies for short-time working
  • Smurfit Kappa acquires Bulgapack and Vitavel
  • Mondi posts strong operational profit growth in 2018
  • Celluforce restarts CNC production
  • Iggesund Workington: energy crops improve biomass supply
  • India’s Naini Papers invests in new pulp line
  • Mercer Rosenthal boasts record sales
  • ND Paper plans start-up of Old Town pulp mill in Q2
  • Nippon Paper to build new plant for cellulose
  • Sonoco builds cores facility in Saudi Arabia
  • Valmet acquires large sections of US company GL&V

  • News in brief: Canfor finalises takeover of Vida Group
  • News in brief: Igepa includes Mondi paper grade in its portfolio
  • News in brief: Opti Group appoints new CEO
  • News in brief: Paper Excellence Canada takes another step to take over Catalyst paper
  • News in brief: Wages and salaries in German paper industry increase