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Stella-Jones increases quarterly dividend by 10%

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The Board of Directors of Stella-Jones Inc. announces that a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share, representing an increase of 10% over the previous quarterly dividend, has been declared on the outstanding common shares of the Corporation, payable on April 28, 2017 to shareholders of record at the ...
März 9, 2017

International Paper receives $121 million dividend from Ilim Group

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International Paper received a dividend of $121 million from Ilim Group, IP's joint venture partner in Russia. The dividend is based on prior year performance, and in 2016, the JV set production records at all three of its mills and realized higher sales volume due to increased demand for its produc...
Februar 23, 2017

Glatfelter increases dividend by 4%

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Glatfelter announced that its Board of Directors increased its quarterly dividend to $0.13 per share on its outstanding common stock.The new dividend rate of $0.13 per share represents a 4% increase compared to the prior rate and is the fifth consecutive annual increase.Glatfelter is a global suppli...

Anlagen/Ausrüstung/Produktionskapazitäten

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Valmet to supply a winder for Shandong Chenming Paper in China

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Valmet will supply a new winder for Shandong Chenming Paper Ltd. at its Zhanjiang site in Guangdong province, China. The board machine BM 4 producing folding box board (FBB) will be equipped with a new winder to increase winding capacity. The new winderThe value of the order will not be disclosed. T...
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Pöyry awarded detailed design assignment for major rebuild of a paper machine for Sappi North America

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Sappi has awarded Pöyry the detailed design for the rebuild of paper machine No. 1 at its Somerset paper manufacturing facility in Skowhegan, Maine, USA. The rebuild will impact nearly every component of the machine from pulp makedown to finishing and shipping. The $165 million capital...
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Klabin conducts maintenance shutdowns at the Puma and Monte Alegre units in Brazil

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Klabin will conduct maintenance shutdowns at its two units in Paraná, Brazil. Between March 19 and 31, the Puma Unit in Ortigueira will undergo its first maintenance shutdown. The Monte Alegre Unit will be shut down for maintenance between April 24 and May 3, as the company says in the press...

Emission des Passivvermögens

Januar 30, 2017

Catalyst Paper completes recapitalization and privatization

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Catalyst Paper Corporation announced that the recapitalization and privatization of the Company have been implemented and are now effective.Pursuant to the recapitalization, Catalyst's outstanding 11% PIK Toggle Senior Secured Notes have been exchanged into each holder of Notes' pro rata share of a ...

Finanzkennzahlen

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Fortress Paper 4Q operating EBITDA increased to $6.4 million

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Fortress Paper Ltd. reported 4Q 2016 operating EBITDA of $6.4 million, an increase of $3.1 million versus the prior year period and a decrease of $1.2 million over the previous quarter. The Dissolving Pulp Segment generated operating EBITDA of $6.7 million and the Security Paper Products Segment gen...
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Mayr-Melnhof Group's FY 2016 consolidated sales rose by 4.2%

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The Mayr-Melnhof Group's FY 2016 consolidated sales rose by 4.2% to Euro 2,272.7 million and were thus Euro 91.2 million above the previous year's amount (2015: Euro 2,181.5 million). This increase is primarily due to the acquisition-related higher business volume at MM Packaging. At Euro 213.7 mi...
März 20, 2017

CPH Group raised its net sales 3.5% to CHF 434.8 million ($435 million) in 2016

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The CPH Group increased its annual net sales 3.5% to CHF 434.8 million ($435 million) for the 2016 business year. CPH successfully further pursued its strategy of reducing its dependence on the Swiss franc, expanding its Chemistry and Packaging divisions and strengthening its presence outside Europe...

Fusionen und Erwerb/Besitzerwechsel

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Multi Packaging Solutions to acquire Paris Art Label Company, Inc.

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Multi Packaging Solutions International (“MPS”) has signed a letter of intent to acquire the business of Paris Art Label Company, Inc., subject to standard completion of diligence steps and Board of Directors’ approval which is expected to be completed on or about March 31, 2017.The acquisition of P...
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Tenon shareholders approve sale of Clearwood and second capital return

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Tenon shareholders had approved all resolutions relating to the sale of its remaining Clearwood Business to Tenon Clearwood Limited Partnership and the associated Capital Return, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.After the completion of the Clearwood sale, Tenon wi...
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Holmen signs agreement to acquire Rörvik Timber's sawmill in Linghem, Sweden

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Holmen has signed an agreement to acquire Linghem Sawmill from its present owner, Rörvik Timber. The sawmill has a new saw line with capacity to produce 75,000 cubic metres per year. Logs more slender than those sawn at the Group’s Braviken Sawmill, 40 km from Linghem, are used as raw materi...

Insolvenz/Liquidation

März 17, 2017

Drax bids to acquire two distressed US pellet plants

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Drax has been notified that the sellers of Texas Pellets and Louisiana Pellets have delayed the processes for the sale out of bankruptcy of these assets, originally scheduled for 1 and 2 March. It is expected that these processes will continue during March, as the company says in the press release r...
März 10, 2017

Resolute Forest Products announces indefinite idling of newsprint mill in Thorold, Canada

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Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced the indefinite idling of its paper mill located in Thorold, Ontario, Canada. The facility, which employed over 100 workers, has an annual production capacity of approximately 197,000 metric tons of newsprint on one machine using 100% recycled furnish.The diffi...
März 8, 2017

Rorvik Timber to close its Boxholm and Myresjöfönster sawmills in Sweden

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Rörvik Timber plans to shut its two sawmills at Boxholm and Myresjöfönster in Sweden. The company had tried unsuccessfully for a long time to find suitable owners for the two mills in south Sweden. It has started closure negotiations with the unions and expects the decision to take effect by the sum...

Internationaler Handel

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Japan’s wooden window imports decreased by 19% in January

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There was a sharp drop in Japan’s year-on-year wooden window imports in January 2017 (-19%) and compared to a month earlier January 2017 imports dropped almost 25%, ITTO reported.The January 2017 value of wooden window imports was one of the lowest over the previous 12 months and only just above the...
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Japan’s imports of wooden doors down 25% in January

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Year-on-year Japan’s January 2017 imports of wooden doors were compared to January 2016 and from a month earlier they were down around 9%, ITTO reported.Since September last year there has been a steady decline in imports into Japan of wooden doors.The top suppliers in January in order of rank were ...
März 10, 2017

Japan’s wooden furniture imports fell 3% in 2016

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Japan’s 2016 wooden furniture imports fell around 3% in yen terms against levels in 2015, ITTO reported.Overall, wooden office furniture imports were down 6% year-on-year, wooden kitchen furniture imports dropped around 4% year-on-year and bedroom furniture imports also fell but by a smaller margin ...

Investitionen

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U.S. Lumber announces strategic growth investment from Madison Dearborn Partners

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U.S. Lumber Group, LLC has signed an agreement for a strategic growth investment from Madison Dearborn Partners ("MDP"), a leading private equity firm based in Chicago.Upon completion of the transaction, U.S. Lumber 's existing management team will remain in place and work with MDP to execute a stra...
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Papyrus to invest in a new logistical hub in Cologne, Germany

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Papyrus plans to invest in a new logistical hub in Cologne, Germany, to optimise its logistical infrastructure and improve the service offering of paper specialties to its customers across Europe, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The new 22,000 m2 state-of-the-art...
März 17, 2017

Fibria starts construction on intermodal terminal for pulp shipment in Brazil

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Fibria started construction on an intermodal terminal located in Aparecida do Taboado, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, which will ship the pulp produced at its new plant in Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul to the Macuco Terminal at the Port of Santos in São Paulo, from where it will be exported to client...

IT

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Koskisen installs Savcor's MekaMAP graphical warehouse-management system

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Koskisen installs Savcor`s MekaMAP graphical warehouse-management system at its plants, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Personnel at the Koskisen lumberyard and production plants always know exactly where packages are located. The electronic warehouse-map applica...
März 17, 2017

Voith launches merQbiz, a Digital Trading Platform for the Paper Industry

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Voith is accelerating its digital transformation, taking yet another step in its digital agenda. The technology group has joined forces with the Boston Consulting Group Digital Ventures – a subsidiary of the Boston Consulting Group – to establish a digital marketplace for paper industry. The joint v...
März 16, 2017

Huhtamaki launches Adtone cup with digital content

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Huhtamaki Foodservice Europe-Asia-Oceania introduced AdtoneTM, a single-use paper cup with digitalized connection. The Adtone cup comes with a heat activated thermochromic label and a QR code with programmed link to customer’s website. The new digitalized connection makes the single-use pape...

Jointventure/Gemeinschaftsunternehmen

März 9, 2017

International Paper receives $121 million dividend from Ilim Group

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International Paper received a dividend of $121 million from Ilim Group, IP's joint venture partner in Russia. The dividend is based on prior year performance, and in 2016, the JV set production records at all three of its mills and realized higher sales volume due to increased demand for its produc...
Januar 25, 2017

Felix Schoeller Group and Welbon Group enter into a joint venture

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The Felix Schoeller Group and the Welbon Group of Hangzhou, China, who trade in pulp and manufacture specialty papers, signed a cooperation agreement. The agreement establishes a 50/50 joint venture: Winbon Schoeller New Materials Co. Ltd. The new company's headquarters are in Longyou in Zhejiang pr...

Kommentare der Analytiker

März 14, 2017

In 1Q17 almost 50% of fiber consumed by wood pellet plants in US South was industry and forest residues

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Almost 50% of the fiber feedstock for wood pellet plants in the US South was industry and forest residues in the 1Q17, up from 33% five years ago, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review.Wood pellet manufacturers in both the US and Canada are increasingly diversifying their feedstock to re...
Januar 25, 2017

Sweden's timber imports forecast to grow 40% in 2016

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As the rapid growth in timber exports to China is showing no signs of slowing down, the Swedish Forest Industries Federation has predicted a 40% increase in 2016.“Imports of timber products into China has really taken off in recent years, far exceeding our expectations,” said Magnus Niklasson, Marke...
Dezember 12, 2016

WRI estimates global demand for lumber to increase 13.6% in 2016

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Wood Resources International (WRI) estimates that the increase of global demand for lumber will be as much as 13.6% in 2016, company said in Wood Resource Quarterly report. The World Trade Organization (WTO) reported in September that overall world ...

Konferenzen/Seminare/Ausstellungen

März 7, 2017

Metsä Board presented new paperboard cup design concept, Lidloc

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Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, presented a revolutionary new paperboard cup design concept called ‘Lidloc’ for the first time at the Packaging Innovations Exhibition held in Birmingham, United Kingdom, on 1–2 March.The Lidloc patented design is based upon an extension to a standard cup structure ...
Januar 25, 2017

Wood South China 2017 will be held in Guangzhou

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Wood South China 2017 (formerly Wood Guangzhou), the leading wood and wood products trade show in China, Incorporating Theme of Wooden House & Structure, will be held in Poly World Trade Center Expo, Pazhou, Guangzhou during May 12-14, 2017.The consumption of wood in China increased year by year...
November 30, 2016

Esa Härmälä becomes European Forest Institute’s special adviser

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Mr Esa Härmälä, the previous CEO of the Finnish State Forest Enterprise Metsähallitus, will act as European Forest Institute’s (EFI) Special adviser and facilitate the process of arranging the international Bioeconomy Investment Summit to be organised by EFI in December 2017.Mr Härmälä has held seve...

Kontakte und Bestellungen

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Valmet to supply a winder for Shandong Chenming Paper in China

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Valmet will supply a new winder for Shandong Chenming Paper Ltd. at its Zhanjiang site in Guangdong province, China. The board machine BM 4 producing folding box board (FBB) will be equipped with a new winder to increase winding capacity. The new winderThe value of the order will not be disclosed. T...
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Koskisen installs Savcor's MekaMAP graphical warehouse-management system

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Koskisen installs Savcor`s MekaMAP graphical warehouse-management system at its plants, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Personnel at the Koskisen lumberyard and production plants always know exactly where packages are located. The electronic warehouse-map applica...
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Pöyry awarded detailed design assignment for major rebuild of a paper machine for Sappi North America

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Sappi has awarded Pöyry the detailed design for the rebuild of paper machine No. 1 at its Somerset paper manufacturing facility in Skowhegan, Maine, USA. The rebuild will impact nearly every component of the machine from pulp makedown to finishing and shipping. The $165 million capital...

Kredite

Januar 23, 2017

The European Investment Bank signs a Euro 70 million loan with SAICA

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The European Investment Bank (EIB) will finance SAICA's investment in new technologies to improve two of the production lines at its factory producing paper for corrugated cardboard in El Burgo de Ebro, Zaragoza, Spain. EIB Vice-President Román Escolano and SAICA Chairman Ramón Alejandro signed a Eu...
Januar 20, 2017

Fortress Paper announces $40 million credit agreement

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Fortress Paper's subsidiary, Fortress Bioenergy Ltd. ("FBEL"), as borrower, has entered into a credit agreement with IAM Infrastructure Private Debt Fund LP ("IAM"), as lender, in relation to a $40 million secured loan (the "IAM Loan") which matures 14 years from the date of advance, and is repayabl...
Januar 18, 2017

Proteak obtains $65 million credit facility

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Proteak Uno, S.A.B. de C.V. announced that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Promotion and Participation Agency for Economic Cooperation (PROPARCO) granted a multilateral credit facility for $65 million, an unprecedented event in Mexico.This facility will be utilized to support the...

Leitungspositionen

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PaperWorks appoints George Downey as Director of sales for its folding carton business unit

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PaperWorks Industries appoints George Downey as director of sales for its folding carton business unit, PaperAe reports.Downey is a senior-level professional with more than two decades of experience in management, operations, sales and marketing. He has significant new product development and launch...
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Canfor Southern Pine’s president Fred Stimpson is elected to American Wood Council's board

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President of Canfor Southern Pine Fred Stimpson has been elected to the American Wood Council (AWC) board to complete the two-year term of Aubra Anthony who recently retired from Anthony Forest Products. Stimpson joined Canfor in 2013 and was appointed president in 2015. “AWC is pleased ...
März 20, 2017

Norbert Schalkx, an Area Director Ponsse's Asia-Pasific and Africa operations, leaves company

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Norbert Schalkx, who has been working as an Area Director (Asia Pacific and Africa) at Ponsse Plc since 2008, is leaving the company on 20 March 2017.Jarmo Vidgrén, Sales and Marketing Director, will be taking care of Schalkx's responsibilities for the time being.Ponsse Plc specialises in the sales,...

Marktanteil

Februar 27, 2017

European sawmills gain market share in East Asia

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Over the past year, European sawmills have continued to take market share in China, Japan and other countries in East Asia. It has become a natural focus as continued low activity in European construction reduced the lumber consumption there.In China, Europe's (excl. Russia) market share increased t...
Februar 15, 2017

David Emerson named British Columbia's trade envoy on softwood lumber

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A former Canfor chief executive officer, federal cabinet minister and B.C. deputy minister David Emerson has been appointed the B.C. government's trade envoy to the United States to work with Canada and the new administration in the United States in securing a new Softwood Lumber Agreement. “I am ex...

Monopolen und Konkurrenz

Februar 15, 2017

David Emerson named British Columbia's trade envoy on softwood lumber

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A former Canfor chief executive officer, federal cabinet minister and B.C. deputy minister David Emerson has been appointed the B.C. government's trade envoy to the United States to work with Canada and the new administration in the United States in securing a new Softwood Lumber Agreement. “I am ex...

Neue Produkte und Dienstleistungen

März 20, 2017

ABB launches L&W S-Tester for predicting compressive yield strength of fluting medium

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The L&W S-Tester is based on a new, quick test method for determining the quality of fluting medium in corrugated packaging material. It expands ABB’s laboratory quality measurement offering to help paper producers improve quality and reduce costs, as the company says in the press release receiv...
März 16, 2017

Huhtamaki launches Adtone cup with digital content

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Huhtamaki Foodservice Europe-Asia-Oceania introduced AdtoneTM, a single-use paper cup with digitalized connection. The Adtone cup comes with a heat activated thermochromic label and a QR code with programmed link to customer’s website. The new digitalized connection makes the single-use pape...
März 15, 2017

Munksjö launches Steralia, a medical paper for high-performance sterilisation pouches

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Munksjö launches Steralia[TM], a technical paper for the manufacturing of medical pouches used for the sterilisation of medical devices.Steralia[TM] acts as a filter to form an efficient bacterial barrier. This uncoated paper delivers high performance during the converting, sealing and sterilisation...

Planung und Strategie

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Papyrus to invest in a new logistical hub in Cologne, Germany

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Papyrus plans to invest in a new logistical hub in Cologne, Germany, to optimise its logistical infrastructure and improve the service offering of paper specialties to its customers across Europe, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The new 22,000 m2 state-of-the-art...
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Klabin conducts maintenance shutdowns at the Puma and Monte Alegre units in Brazil

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Klabin will conduct maintenance shutdowns at its two units in Paraná, Brazil. Between March 19 and 31, the Puma Unit in Ortigueira will undergo its first maintenance shutdown. The Monte Alegre Unit will be shut down for maintenance between April 24 and May 3, as the company says in the press...
März 17, 2017

Voith launches merQbiz, a Digital Trading Platform for the Paper Industry

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Voith is accelerating its digital transformation, taking yet another step in its digital agenda. The technology group has joined forces with the Boston Consulting Group Digital Ventures – a subsidiary of the Boston Consulting Group – to establish a digital marketplace for paper industry. The joint v...

Produktionskennzahlen

März 20, 2017

U.S. boxboard production decreased by 2.3% in February

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U.S. total boxboard production decreased 2.3% when compared to February 2016, and decreased 7.5% from last month, as the American Forest & Paper Association reported.Unbleached kraft boxboard production decreased over the same month as last year and decreased compared to last month.Total solid b...
März 20, 2017

U.S. containerboard production increased by 0.7% in February

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U.S. containerboard production in February 2017 was 0.7% higher compared to February 2016. The month-over-month average daily production compared to January 2017 was 0.5% lower, as the American Forest & Paper Association reported.The containerboard operating rate for February increased from 96.5...
März 14, 2017

In 1Q17 almost 50% of fiber consumed by wood pellet plants in US South was industry and forest residues

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Almost 50% of the fiber feedstock for wood pellet plants in the US South was industry and forest residues in the 1Q17, up from 33% five years ago, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review.Wood pellet manufacturers in both the US and Canada are increasingly diversifying their feedstock to re...

Rechtsfragen/Gesetzgebung

März 16, 2017

Innovations4Flooring wins European Patent Office case against Unilin

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Innovations4Flooring (I4F) has won a European Patent Office (EPO) opposition case against the Unilin group. The validity of I4F’s 3L TripleLock EP2440724 was confirmed by the EPO’s opposition division, and all oppositions filed by Unilin on the patent were rejected. This means that licensee...
März 16, 2017

The European Commission approved the combination of Ahlstrom and Munksjö

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The European Commission has approved the merger between Ahlstrom Corporation and Munksjö Oyj. Ahlstrom and Munksjö have now received all pre-closing competition approvals required for completing the merger. The merger is currently expected to be completed on or about April 1, 2017. As co...
Februar 21, 2017

British Columbia NDP MPs call on the government to protect forestry jobs

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British Columbia members of the federal New Democratic Party’s caucus called on the Liberal government to ensure that BC’s forest industry is protected after the expiry of the Softwood Lumber Agreement with the United States. Concerned that the Liberal government does not have a Plan B in place if t...

Sätze und Tarife

März 20, 2017

Navigator Company to increase uncoated fine paper prices by 4-7%

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The Navigator Company, European leader in the production of UWF paper, is forced to increase the prices for its UWF (uncoated woodfree) paper products, by 4- 7% in all the countries of Middle East, Africa and Turkey, as from April 3, 2017, due to rising costs of production and unparalleled order int...
März 20, 2017

Metsa Board to increase prices for all folding boxboard grades

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Metsä Board will adjust the prices of all folding boxboard grades by $50 per short ton. This increase is effective for deliveries from mill and stock from April 15, 2017.Metsä Board is a leading European producer of folding boxboards and white linerboards made from fresh fibres.
März 20, 2017

Sonoco increases prices for all rigid paperboard containers in North America

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Sonoco is implementing price increases for all round composite cans and shaped rigid paperboard containers in North America by a minimum of 5%. The increase is effective with shipments beginning April 15, 2017.“This price adjustment is necessary to recover continuing cost inflation, particularly in ...

Umwelt/Natur

März 17, 2017

Forest as a source of energy will be the theme of the International Forest Day, celebrated on March 21, 2017

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The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21 March the International Day of Forests (IDF) in 2012. The Day celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests. On each International Day of Forests, countries are encouraged to undertake local, national and internati...
März 14, 2017

In 1Q17 almost 50% of fiber consumed by wood pellet plants in US South was industry and forest residues

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Almost 50% of the fiber feedstock for wood pellet plants in the US South was industry and forest residues in the 1Q17, up from 33% five years ago, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review.Wood pellet manufacturers in both the US and Canada are increasingly diversifying their feedstock to re...
März 9, 2017

Domsjö Fabriker invests in two multi-bioreactor systems

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SALMONAID is a new Swedish project initiated by RISE Bioscience and Materials, Processum, SLU and Domsjö Fabriker and financed by Vinnova.With microorganisms cultivated on side streams from the forest industry, the project aims to optimize the process for production of microbe-based protein with hig...

Vertrieb und Märkte

März 17, 2017

Voith launches merQbiz, a Digital Trading Platform for the Paper Industry

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Voith is accelerating its digital transformation, taking yet another step in its digital agenda. The technology group has joined forces with the Boston Consulting Group Digital Ventures – a subsidiary of the Boston Consulting Group – to establish a digital marketplace for paper industry. The joint v...
März 17, 2017

Brazil: Northern Mato Grosso to develop timber export cluster

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The Timber Industry Union of Northern Mato Grosso State (SINDUSMAD) is planning to create a timber export cluster in Sinop, the fourth largest city in northern Mato Grosso, Brazil, ITTO reports.The Center for Timber Producers and Exporters of the state of Mato Grosso (CIPEM) and the Federation of In...
März 17, 2017

Fibria starts construction on intermodal terminal for pulp shipment in Brazil

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Fibria started construction on an intermodal terminal located in Aparecida do Taboado, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, which will ship the pulp produced at its new plant in Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul to the Macuco Terminal at the Port of Santos in São Paulo, from where it will be exported to client...

Werbung und Verkaufsstimulierung

Januar 19, 2017

Gould Paper Corporation rebrands as “JP Gould”

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Gould Paper Corporation has brought all of its businesses together under one marketing umbrella “JP Gould.” The new brand underscores the collaborative nature of the company’s global supply chain.David H. Berkowitz, Gould’s CEO & President, stated that the new brand reflects the company’s operat...
Januar 5, 2017

Raute transfers their market-making to Nordea Bank AB

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Raute Corporation has a market making agreement with Nordea Bank Finland Plc in compliance with the Liquidity Providing (LP) requirements issued by Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.The market making for Raute Corporation is transferred to Nordea Bank AB (publ) as of 2 January 2017 due to the merger between Norde...
Dezember 14, 2016

Segezha Group joined the European Association of Sack Kraft Paper Manufacturers CEPI Eurokraft

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Segezha Group (part of Sistema JFSC) has become a regular member of CEPI Eurokraft Association. A large majority of the Association’s board adopted this resolution at the session headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. The affiliation approval came after the visit of Elin Floresjö, Secretary General o...

Zertifizierung und Standardisierung

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CellMark joins Two Sides North America

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CellMark Paper has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use, and sustainability of print and paper. Michael F. McKee, Executive Vice President at CellMark Paper, said the partnership will help both organizati...
März 15, 2017

WestRock Tacoma containerboard mill earns ISO certification

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WestRock completed all the requirements for ISO 9001: 2008 certification of its Tacoma, Washington containerboard mill, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.ISO 9001: 2008 is an international set of guidelines that companies choose to meet to demonstrate they adhere t...
März 9, 2017

Menasha receives multiple quality certifications

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Menasha has yet received multiple quality certifications and re-certifications for its plants following extensive facility audits throughout 2016, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Updated certifications and re-certifications include: The American Institute of Baki...

Zukunftsprognosen

März 6, 2017

Ilim Group anticipates steady rise for its production in China

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Ilim Group anticipates a steady rise for its products in China due to increasing hygienic and sanitary paper and pulp production and the expanding packing paper segment in five key regions: Baoding, Sichuan, Xinjiang, Shandong and Henan. Ilim Group also expects export sales in China to exceed 1.9 mi...
Januar 30, 2017

Oriental Redwood plans US listing

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Oriental Redwood, a Taiwanese company, is proceeding with plans to list in the US, ITTO reports. Oriental Redwood has built redwood sales outlets in several US cities the largest extending over almost 10,000 square metres. The company anticipates turnover could be RMB 2-5 billion within 5...
Januar 25, 2017

Sweden's timber imports forecast to grow 40% in 2016

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As the rapid growth in timber exports to China is showing no signs of slowing down, the Swedish Forest Industries Federation has predicted a 40% increase in 2016.“Imports of timber products into China has really taken off in recent years, far exceeding our expectations,” said Magnus Niklasson, Marke...
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