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Altpapier

Oktober 13, 2017

DS Smith announced two new appointments to its German recycling business

DS Smith Recycling has announced two new appointments to its German recycling business. Herman van der Meij and Bernd Mäntele, who start their roles on 1 October and 1 November respectively, will help to drive DS Smith’s growth ambitions within the region.With more than 25 years’ experience in the E...
August 24, 2017

Klabin’s 2Q net revenue up 17%

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Klabin’s net revenue in 2Q 2017, including wood, was R$ 1,984 million ($638 million), 17% more than in the same period in 2016, principally a reflection of R$ 582 million ($187 million) in revenue from the pulp unit, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Revenue from s...
August 16, 2017

Combined revenue of 50 biggest Russian wood based companies increased 17.5%

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In 2017, a 50 companies make it onto 9th annual ranking of Russia's largest forest based companies, published by the Russian woodworking journal Lesnaya Industriya. Taken as a group, these companies have combined revenues of 482.8 billion roubles ($5.19 billion), up 17.5% from previous ranking. Ilim...

Biofuel

November 22, 2017

Andritz to supply circulating fluidized bed boiler to Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding in Japan

International technology group Andritz has received an order from Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES), Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with flue gas cleaning system for a new biomass power plant to be built on the premises of the MES shipyard in Ichi...
November 20, 2017

Enviva Partners, LP reports 18.7% increase in net revenue, 3Q 2017

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For the 3Q 2017, Enviva Partners, LP generated net revenue of $131.5 million, an increase of 18.7%, or $20.7 million, from the corresponding quarter of 2016, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.3Q 2017 net income was $6.3 million, compared to $10.3 million for the co...
November 13, 2017

Sveaskog’s 3Q net sales increased by 6%

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Sveaskog’s net sales increased by 6% to SEK 1,294 million ($155 million) in the 3Q 2017. Total delivery volumes increased by 2%, compared with the corresponding period last year and selling prices increased by an average of 3%, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Ope...

Etiketten

November 17, 2017

UPM Raflatac introduces new Forest Positive concept and RAFNXT+ range of sustainable labeling

UPM Raflatac is introducing to the European market a unique lifecycle approach called Forest Positive along with RAFNXT+, a next-generation solution for sustainable packaging.Forest Positive brings significant benefits for nature because it not only ensures net zero deforestation, but is also proven...
November 15, 2017

Cenveo awarded 2020 U.S. Census Printing and Mailing Contract

Cenveo, Inc. has been awarded the 2020 Census Printing and Mailing Contract from the U.S. Census Bureau. The two-year $61 million contract is one of the largest contracts for printing and mailing ever awarded by the U.S. Government Publishing Office.The contract will involve the manufacturing and fu...
November 14, 2017

Neenah Paper announces corporate name change to Neenah, Inc.

Neenah Paper, Inc. will change its name to Neenah, Inc., effective on January 1, 2018. The Company's ticker symbol on the New York Stock Exchange will remain "NP" and names of subsidiaries will not be affected."As we've continued to successfully execute our strategy to increase our presence in growi...

Fußbodenbeläge

November 20, 2017

Kährs Group's 3Q net sales increased by 3% to SEK 729 million ($86.5 million)

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Kährs Group's 3Q 2017 net sales amounted to SEK 729 million ($86.5 million), an increase of SEK 21 million ($2.5 million), or 3%, compared with the 3Q 2016. Consolidated profit for the 3Q 2017 was SEK -20 million ($2.4 million), as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.3Q...
November 17, 2017

Japan’s assembled flooring up 26% in September

The value of September 2017 Japan’s imports of wooden flooring up 26% from levels in September 2016 but dipped when compared to a August imports (-12%).For September 2107 HS 441875 accounted for 70% of Japan’s assembled flooring imports followed by HS 441879 at 25%. Shippers in China dominated Septe...
November 7, 2017

Armstrong Flooring’s net sales decreased to $308.5 million in 3Q

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In the 3Q 2017, Armstrong Flooring's net sales were $308.5 million, as compared to $313.4 million in the 3Q 2016, primarily as a result of a decline in net sales in the Wood Flooring segment.3Q 2017 net loss was $18.7 million, or loss per diluted share of $0.70, as compared to net income of $9.3 mil...

hochkalandriertes Papier

November 6, 2017

Laakirchen Papier started up containerboard machine

Laakirchen Papier AG in Austria has put the converted paper machine PM10 back into operation. The 10-week conversion of the PM10 from SC paper production to the production of light-weight containerboard based on recycled paper was finished on schedule, as the company said in the press release receiv...
September 13, 2017

Negotiations at Stora Enso’s Kvarnsveden paper mill concluded

Stora Enso announced in February plans to permanently close down one paper machine 8 (PM8) and related reorganisation at the Kvarnsveden Mill in Sweden that could affect a maximum of 140 people at the mill. PM8 was permanently shut down in June, and the negotiations between central parties h...
August 24, 2017

Laakirchen Papier invests Euro 6 million in PM 11

Laakirchen Papier possesses over thirty years of experience in the production of high-gloss magazine paper for heatset weboffset and rotogravure printing and from this August, the Upper Austrian paper manufacturer will be producing SC paper on its paper machine 11 (PM11).This has been enlarged at a ...

Holz-Kunststoff-Verbundwerkstoffe

September 25, 2017

FFIF appoints Jyrki Peisa director and member of the management team

LL.M. Jyrki Peisa has been appointed director and member of the management team at Finnish Forest Industries Federation (FFIF) as of 1 November 2017. He will be in charge of lobbying associated with energy and climate policy, mill environment issues and product logistics, as FFIF said in the press r...
August 31, 2017

Donaldson Timber Engineering appoints Sean Annells as general manager of Andover branch in the UK

Donaldson Timber Engineering appoints Sean Annells as new general manager of the Andover branch in the UK, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Sean joined DTE in 2015 as a design technician and has more than 20 years of experience in the industry. He first joined Gan...

Holzchemie

November 21, 2017

AkzoNobel completes $10 million sulfur derivatives investment in the US

AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business has completed a $10 million investment at its LeMoyne sulfur derivatives plant in the US, which supplies essential ingredients used in several major industries. Located in Alabama, the investment includes a 20,000 dry metric ton expansion for ...
November 15, 2017

Finnish Forest Industries Federation elected Ilkka Hämälä as new Chairman

The Board of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation has elected Ilkka Hämälä, the future President and CEO of Metsä Group, as its Chairman. The Federation’s annual autumn meeting took place in Helsinki today. The autumn meeting also elected the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for 2018.“...
November 14, 2017

Koppers Holdings' 3Q consolidated sales increased by 3.7% to $384.8 million

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Koppers Holdings Inc. reported 3Q 2017 net income of $19.8 million, or $0.91 per diluted share compared to net income attributable to Koppers of $12.1 million, or $0.58 per diluted share in the prior year quarter. Adjusted net income was $31.5 million compared with $20.9 million in the prior year qu...

Holzhaus-Gebäude

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Atlas Engineered Products to acquire Selkirk Truss

Atlas Engineered Products LTD. has entered into a letter of intent with Selkirk Truss (2010) Limited ("Selkirk") whereby the Company has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Selkirk.Guy Champagne, President of Atlas, commented, "We are very proud to announce the acquisition ...
November 15, 2017

Honkarakenne increases its profit forecast for 2017

Honkarakenne estimates its 2017 result before taxes to be in the black, that is, significantly better than a year before, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Thanks to a good start to the year and the order intake, Honkarakenne estimates that its full-year result wil...
November 15, 2017

Lamco Forest Products enters agreement with Intelligent Wood Systems

Lamco Forest Products Inc. of St Felicien, Quebec has entered into an agreement with UK based Intelligent Wood Systems Ltd. ("IWS") of Perth, Scotland, to bring the IWS-FAST holistic Fire Mitigation system to North America.LAMCO VP Sales Andrew Dingman states: "LAMCO's High Value/High Strength Black...

Holzplatten

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The STEICO Group's revenues up 10.3% to Euro 173.3 million in January-September 2017

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The STEICO Group's revenues in the first nine months of 2017 were up 10.3% year-on-year, from Euro 157.1 million to Euro 173.3 million, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.In addition, earnings continued to grow. EBITDA in the first nine months was up 8.1% year-on-ye...
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Russia's Modern Lumber Technologies to supply LVL to customers in France, Romania, and Denmark in 2018

Russian wooden construction materials producer Modern Lumber Technologies Ltd (MLT Ltd.) has agreed to supply LVL beam to France, Romania, and Denmark in 2018, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.MLT Ltd. contracted with the following companies: ISB France (France, 4...
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Atlas Engineered Products to acquire Selkirk Truss

Atlas Engineered Products LTD. has entered into a letter of intent with Selkirk Truss (2010) Limited ("Selkirk") whereby the Company has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Selkirk.Guy Champagne, President of Atlas, commented, "We are very proud to announce the acquisition ...

Holzverarbeitung

November 17, 2017

Homag names Andreas Denker as Executive Vice President Global Sales and Marketing

Andreas Denker joined the Homag Group's top management team as Executive Vice President Global Sales and Marketing. In his capacity, and as member of the executive committee, he reports to CEO Pekka Paasivaara, who had been overseeing the Global Sales & Marketing field as an additional role unti...
November 9, 2017

Boise Cascade to open a new distribution center in St. Louis, Illinois

Boise Cascade Company opens a Building Materials Distribution center to serve the St. Louis metro and surrounding areas. The new facility in Pontoon Beach, Illinois, will be open for business on November 15, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Boise Cascade has serve...
November 9, 2017

Homag Group's sales increased to Euro 901 million in the first nine months of 2017

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In the first nine month of 2017, the Homag Group continued its positive performance and recorded significant increases, especially in incoming orders and earnings. The Homag Group's incoming orders rose by 26%to Euro 1,079 million (previous year: Euro 858 million). Operating EBIT rose by 47% to Euro...

Hygienisches Papier

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Recard received an order from Drenik in Belgrade, Serbia

Drenik ND d.o.o., a company headquartered in Belgrade, Serbia, places an order with Recard for a complete turnkey plant with a production capacity of 120 tonnes per day, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The Crescent Former, in a 1850-mpm speed, 2850-mm format, wil...
November 22, 2017

KP Tissue's 3Q revenue increased by 7.5% to $336.3 million

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KP Tissue's 3Q 2017 revenue was $336.3 million, compared to $312.8 million in 3Q 2016, an increase of $23.5 million or 7.5%. The increase in revenue was primarily due to higher sales volume, partially offset by the unfavourable impact of foreign exchange on U.S. dollar sales, as the company said in ...
November 21, 2017

Hengan Paper started up new Toscotec-supplied tissue machine at its mill in Changji, China

Xinjiang Hengan Paper’s tissue machine (PM25) was successfully started up at the company's Changji mill in China. The new line is part of Hengan’s expansion plan, according to which Toscotec supplied two new MODULO-PLUS ES tissue lines to the leading Chinese producer. The installation and commission...

Maschinen und Anlagen

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Voith launches new OceanCoat roll cover for coater backing rolls

With OceanCoat, Voith is adding a highly durable option to its portfolio of coater roll covers. The especially stable material needs regrinding less often than standard roll covers, which reduces shutdown and maintenance costs, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Voi...
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Recard received an order from Drenik in Belgrade, Serbia

Drenik ND d.o.o., a company headquartered in Belgrade, Serbia, places an order with Recard for a complete turnkey plant with a production capacity of 120 tonnes per day, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The Crescent Former, in a 1850-mpm speed, 2850-mm format, wil...
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Greycon to supply trim solution to Jianhui Paper in Dongguan, China

Greycon is currently implementing its trim solution, X-Trim on four paper machines at Jianhui Paper in Dongguan city of China. Greycon will implement X-Trim for trimming optimisation integrating with Jianhui Paper’s ERP system, Inspur. Implementation began in July 2017 and the project is expected to...

Möbel

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JELD-WEN Holding appointed Suzanne Stefany to its Board of Directors

JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. appointed Suzanne Stefany to its Board of Directors. Ms. Stefany will also serve as a member of the Audit and Compensation Committees of the Board.Ms. Stefany is a partner in the Strategic Advisory Group at PJT Partners, based in Boston, and has more than 20 years of experienc...
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Masonite International's 3Q net sales increased by 6% to $518 million

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Masonite International Corporation's net sales increased 6% to $518 million in the 3Q 2017, from $490 million in the comparable period of 2016. The increase in net sales was a result of a 3% increase in volume, due primarily to higher volumes in our North American Residential and Europe segments, a ...
November 7, 2017

Brazil's wood-based product exports increased by 25% in September

In September 2017, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 25% in value compared to September 2016, from $201.2 million to $251.5 million, as ITTO reported.Pine sawnwood exports in value increased 19% from September 2016 ($35.3 million) and September 2017 ($41.9 mi...

Papier und Zellulose

November 21, 2017

Rayonier Advanced Materials completes acquisition of Tembec

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. has completed the acquisition of Tembec Inc., combining two complementary high purity cellulose businesses and diversifying its product offerings with integrated forest products, paper, paperboard and newsprint businesses.The combined company, which will operate unde...
November 17, 2017

Verso Corporation reports 3Q net sales of $621 million

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Verso Corporation reported financial results for the 3Q 2017, including net sales of $621 million, net income of $4 million, and adjusted EBITDA of $47 million. Net sales for the 3Q 2017 decreased by $54 million, compared to the 3Q 2016. Gross margin, excluding depreciation, amortization, and deplet...
November 15, 2017

Finnish Forest Industries Federation elected Ilkka Hämälä as new Chairman

The Board of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation has elected Ilkka Hämälä, the future President and CEO of Metsä Group, as its Chairman. The Federation’s annual autumn meeting took place in Helsinki today. The autumn meeting also elected the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for 2018.“...

Rundholz

November 22, 2017

Sweden’s stock volumes of coniferous sawlogs, pulpwood and wood chips decreased by 18%

In the autumn, Sweden's stock volumes are lower and this year they have been especially small. The total stocks of coniferous saw logs, pulpwood and wood chips were estimated to 6.3 million cubic meters of September 30, 2017. This is a decrease by 18% compared with the same time last year, as Swedis...
November 22, 2017

In August pulplog inventories in US Northwest reaching lowest level since 2Q 2014 because of unusually long fire season

Overshadowed by BC’s unprecedented wildfire season, the US states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana also experienced a significant and disruptive wildfire year, reports the North American Wood Fiber Review. By early September, almost two million acres of forest and rangeland had burned in th...
November 16, 2017

Slovenia: The value of purchased roundwood decreased by 47% in September

Slovenia's roundwood purchased from private owners in September 2017 was worth Euro 4.2 million, which is about 28% less than in the previous month (mainly due to the lower quantity of purchased wood), as the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia said in the press release received by Lespro...

Schnittholz

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Raute increased 3Q net sales to Euro 37.2 million

Finance131  
Raute's 3Q 2017 net sales amounted to nearly record-high Euro 37.2 million, compared to Euro 23.4 million in 3Q 2016, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Operating profit in the 3Q was Euro 4.2 million positive and accounted for 11.2% of net sales. The result was Eur...
November 22, 2017

Conifex Timber completes construction and commences start-up of El Dorado Mill in Arkansas

Conifex Timber Inc. completed construction of its sawmill, two continuous dry kilns, and planer mill in El Dorado, Arkansas (the “ED Mill”) on schedule and on budget. Conifex Timber expects to begin testing and commissioning of its planer mill this month and commence commercial operations in Decembe...
November 21, 2017

Ledinek to supply equipment for Södra's CLT facility in Varo, Sweden

Södra decided to invest in a small CLT facility adjacent to Södra’s sawmill at Värö. The facility will have an annual capacity of about 5,000 cubic metres per shift, and require 3-5 new employees during 2018-2019. Södra has selected Ledinek as supplier of the equipment for the cross-laminate...

Schreib- und Druckpapier

7 Stunden zurück

Greycon to supply trim solution to Jianhui Paper in Dongguan, China

Greycon is currently implementing its trim solution, X-Trim on four paper machines at Jianhui Paper in Dongguan city of China. Greycon will implement X-Trim for trimming optimisation integrating with Jianhui Paper’s ERP system, Inspur. Implementation began in July 2017 and the project is expected to...
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Tieto to modernize Lecta Group's IT systems

Lecta Group, one of the leading paper manufacturers and distributors in Europe, has chosen Tieto to modernize its IT systems and enable the transformation and digitalization journey in the company. The renewal is based on Tieto Paper Solution on SAP and Tieto Integrated Paper Solution (TIPS) for the...
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Case Paper names Ron Hervi Director of Human Resources

In November 2017, Ron Hervi joined the Case Paper Co. team as Director of Human Resources. In his new role at Case Paper, Ron will not only be an integral part of the executive management team but will also be responsible for the creation, development, and implementation of the company’s first forma...

Sperrholz

November 15, 2017

UPM Plywood introduces new fire retardant WISA®-SpruceFR structural plywood

UPM Plywood introduces a new fire retardant WISA-SpruceFR structural plywood for building and construction end uses. WISA-SpruceFRcombines the market leading quality and structural performance with B-s1, d0 fire classification - the highest a wood product can have."This is uniquely different type of...
November 14, 2017

FFIF: Finland's softwood sawn timber production increased by 6% in January-September

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Finland's softwood sawn timber production in January-September 2017 increased by 5.9%, compared to the year ago period and totalled 8.9 million cubic metres, as the Finnish Forest Industries Federation said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.In recent years, China has become a signific...
November 7, 2017

Brazil's wood-based product exports increased by 25% in September

In September 2017, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 25% in value compared to September 2016, from $201.2 million to $251.5 million, as ITTO reported.Pine sawnwood exports in value increased 19% from September 2016 ($35.3 million) and September 2017 ($41.9 mi...

stehendes Holz

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Södra invests in more forestry drones

Södra is now investing in more forestry drones. This digital technology speeds up the work of field staff at the same time as it makes it more comprehensive and safer, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.“We have identified numerous applications where drones can enha...
November 22, 2017

Tornator's net sales down 10% to Euro 42 million in 1H 2017

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Tornator's net sales during the first half of the year were lower than expected, despite the picking up of timber deliveries in the spring. The Group’s net sales were only Euro 42 million, or nearly 10% short of those in the same period a year before, but operating profit remained unchanged. Operati...
November 22, 2017

In August pulplog inventories in US Northwest reaching lowest level since 2Q 2014 because of unusually long fire season

Overshadowed by BC’s unprecedented wildfire season, the US states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana also experienced a significant and disruptive wildfire year, reports the North American Wood Fiber Review. By early September, almost two million acres of forest and rangeland had burned in th...

Verpackungspapier und -karton

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Case Paper names Ron Hervi Director of Human Resources

In November 2017, Ron Hervi joined the Case Paper Co. team as Director of Human Resources. In his new role at Case Paper, Ron will not only be an integral part of the executive management team but will also be responsible for the creation, development, and implementation of the company’s first forma...
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Smurfit Kappa started-up PM1 at Barbosa Mill in Colombia

Smurfit Kappa signed contract with PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) for a press part rebuild of PM1 in its Mill in Barbosa, Colombia. PM1 has started-up successfully on 18th July 2017, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Project goals were focused on generating energy ...
November 22, 2017

Reno De Medici acquires remaining 66.67% of the share capital of Pac Service S.p.A.

The Board of Directors of Reno De Medici S.p.A. (RDM) approve the right of first refusal, as provided for in the by-law, aimed at acquiring 66.67% of the share capital of Pac Service S.p.A, a company operating in the field of cutting and processing cardboard, from Bellon’s family, currently majority...

Zeitungspapier

8 Stunden zurück

Norske Skog reports 3Q operating earnings of NOK 73 million ($9 million)

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Norske Skog's gross operating earnings (EBITDA) in the 3Q 2017 were NOK 143 million ($17.8 million), a decrease from NOK 190 million ($23.7 million) in the 2Q 2017, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Gross operating earnings declined despite an increase in sales vol...
November 21, 2017

Rayonier Advanced Materials completes acquisition of Tembec

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. has completed the acquisition of Tembec Inc., combining two complementary high purity cellulose businesses and diversifying its product offerings with integrated forest products, paper, paperboard and newsprint businesses.The combined company, which will operate unde...
November 2, 2017

Resolute Forest Products increased 3Q net income to $24 million

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Resolute Forest Products Inc. reported net income for the 3Q ended September 30, 2017, of $24 million, or $0.26 per share, compared to net income of $14 million, or $0.15 per share, in the same period in 2016. Sales were $885 million in the 3Q 2017, essentially unchanged from the 3Q 2016, as the com...

Zellulose

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Rottneros names members the Nomination Committee and 2018 AGM

Rottneros names members of the Nomination Committee and 2018 AGM. The Nomination Committee comprises: Olle Grundberg, appointed by Arctic Paper S.A. Stefan Sundh, appointed by PROAD AB. Per Lundeen, Chairman of Rottneros AB. The Nomination Committee has appointed Olle Grundberg as its chairman, as t...
November 21, 2017

Rayonier Advanced Materials completes acquisition of Tembec

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. has completed the acquisition of Tembec Inc., combining two complementary high purity cellulose businesses and diversifying its product offerings with integrated forest products, paper, paperboard and newsprint businesses.The combined company, which will operate unde...
November 14, 2017

Andritz to supply baling line with bale tracking to Sappi Saiccor in South Africa

International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Sappi Saiccor to supply a baling line with bale tracking for its mill in Saiccor, South Africa. Start-up is scheduled for 2018, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The order comprises a new baling line...
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