Print edition

EUWID Pulp and Paper Issue 19/2019

Markets

  • Prolonged price slump in the German market for corrugated case material
  • Demand for recovered paper continues to rise despite collapse in exports to China
  • Thermal paper market in Europe returning to normalcy after overheating in 2019
  • Spain’s corrugated board output rises again in 2018

Companies

  • DS Smith’s 2019 results in line with expectations
  • Mondi invests in new corrugator at Ansbach site
  • Smurfit Kappa reports sales and Ebitda growth in Q1
  • Stora Enso’s profit protection programme shows effect
  • Billerud Korsnäs ramps up new BM 7 in Gruvön
  • Lecta’s earnings remain under pressure, PM 8 at Condat offline
  • Stora Enso mulls commercial downtime at Ingerois board mill
  • Verso to close Luke woodfree coated paper mill
  • Idled Canadian pulp mill Lebel-sur-Quévillon to be restarted in 2020
  • RGE intends to start up new dissolving pulp plant in Brazil at the end of 2021
  • Saica to finalise modifications at its Laveyron mill this year

  • News in brief: EC gives green light for Alpla-Billerud Korsnäs JV
  • News in brief: Ence appoints new Chairman of the company
  • News in brief: Metsä Group appoints new senior vice president HR
  • News in brief: Solenis to hike price for surface sizing products
  • News in brief: Valmet completes J&L Fibre takeover
  • News in brief: Verso CEO steps down