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包装纸&板

22 小時 前

Ahlstrom-Munksjö to install a new sheeter and folding line at Pont Audemer plant in France

In the Specialties business area, Ahlstrom-Munksjö will invest about Euro 4 million to rebuild a converting line of sterilization wrap being produced at its Pont Audemer plant in France, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The material is e.g. used for protecting med...
22 小時 前

KapStone Paper and Packaging’s 1Q net sales increased by 4% to $799 million

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KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation reported results for the 1Q ended March 31, 2018. Consolidated net sales of $799 million in the 1Q 2018 increased by $33 million, or 4% compared to $766 million for the 1Q 2017. The increase in net sales is primarily due to higher prices, partially offset by ...
22 小時 前

U.S. boxboard production decreased by 1.9% in March

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U.S. boxboard production decreased 1.9% in March 2018 when compared to March 2017 but increased 5.2% from last month, as the American Forest & Paper Association reported.Unbleached kraft boxboard production increased over the same month a year ago but decreased compared to last month. Total soli...

印刷

四月 20, 2018

West Fraser's CEO Ted Seraphim to retire in 2019

West Fraser announced Ted Seraphim’s plan to retire as CEO at the end of the 2Q 2019. West Fraser also announced the appointment of Ray Ferris, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, as President and Chief Operating Officer effective immediately. Ray will be appointed CEO upon Ted’s r...
四月 9, 2018

Bio PAPPEL’s sales increased by 9.3% in 2017

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In 2017, Bio PAPPEL’s sales increased 9.3%, reaching Ps. $23,902 million ($1.3 billion), compared to Ps. $21,862 million ($1.2 billion) in 2016, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.In the 4Q 2017, sales increased 9.3% to Ps $6,069 million ($330 million), compared to ...
十二月 22, 2017

Resolute Forest Products acquires full ownership of Donohue Malbaie

Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced the closing of a transaction to acquire the 49% equity interest held by The New York Times Company in Donohue Malbaie Inc. for a cash purchase price in the amount of C$20 million ($15.7 million). Resolute already owned 51% of the shares of Donohue Malbaie.Dono...

印刷&书写纸

22 小時 前

U.S. printing-writing paper shipments decreased by 5% in March

U.S. printing-writing paper shipments decreased 5% in March 2018, compared to March 2017. U.S. purchases of printing-writing papers decreased 7% in March. Total printing-writing paper inventory levels decreased 2Q from February 2018, as the American Forest & Paper Association reportedImports of ...
22 小時 前

Ahlstrom-Munksjö announces about Euro 5 million investment for decor paper production in Germany

In the Decor business area, Ahlstrom-Munksjö will invest about Euro 5 million to further enhance the quality of pre-impregnated decor papers produced at its Dettingen plant in Germany, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Through the investment, which will be complete...
四月 20, 2018

FRP uses the INFLOR Forest to manage its forest assets

Florestal Rio das Pedras (FRP) has chosen the INFLOR Forest system to improve the management of its forest assets, and is using the tool since January. FRP boasts 22 thousand hectares of plantations distributed in 40 thousand hectares of areas in the municipalities of Santa Cecília, Ponte Alta do No...

合板

四月 20, 2018

UFPI 1Q net earnings up 56% to $32.8 million

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Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) reported record financial results for the 1Q ended March 31, 2018, the eleventh consecutive quarter in which the company has reported records in both net sales and net earnings.1Q 2017 net earnings were $32.8 million, up 56%. EBITDA, which excludes the net gain...
四月 17, 2018

Brazil's wood-based product exports increased by 27% in February

In February 2018, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 27% in value compared to February 2017, from $192.3 million to $244 million, as ITTO reported.Over the same period the value of pine sawnwood exports increased almost 26% from $30.8 million to $38.7 million....
四月 12, 2018

Columbia Forest Products to expand its plywood mill in North Eastern Ontario

Ontario is supporting Columbia Forest Products to expand its plywood mill in Hearst and Rutherglen, helping to create and maintain almost 350 jobs and boost economic growth.With support from Ontario's Jobs and Prosperity Fund, the company will be able to grow its business and increase efficiency by ...

圆木

四月 21, 2018

Roseburg names Pete Hancock as Roanoke timberlands manager

Roseburg announced that Pete Hancock has accepted the position of Roanoke Timberlands Manager, effective May 7, 2018. In this role, Hancock will oversee the day-to-day harvest and land management activities on Roseburg’s 158,000-acre fee land base in North Carolina and Virginia. A 2001 graduate of V...
四月 19, 2018

Slovenia: The value of purchased roundwood decreased by 21% in February

Slovenia's roundwood purchased from private owners in February 2018 was worth Euro 3.2 million, which is almost 54% 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 Lesprom...
四月 13, 2018

Global Sawlog Price Index increases 9.8% in 2017

In the 4Q/17, the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) rose one percent from the previous quarter to reach just over $76/m3. This was the fourth consecutive quarter- over-quarter rise, with the GSPI being up 9.8 percent in one year. Sawlog prices have gone up universally in US dollar terms in 2017, with...

地板

四月 20, 2018

Horizon Forest Products expands two Raleigh, North Carolina, operations

Horizon Forest Products expanded two of its Raleigh Operations, Raleigh Flooring Division and Raleigh Reload Center, by relocating the Raleigh Reload Center from Commodity Parkway to its new home at 825 Management Way in Garner, North Carolina.With the Reload Relocation, the Raleigh Flooring Branch ...
四月 19, 2018

Goodfellow Inc. elects Alain Côté as a Director

The Board of Directors announced the election of Mr. Alain Côté as a Director of Goodfellow Inc. at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders effective April 13, 2018.Goodfellow Inc. is one of eastern Canada’s largest independent re-manufacturers and distributors of lumber and hardwood flooring products.
四月 18, 2018

Goodfellow’s consolidated sales down to $96.7 million

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Goodfellow Inc. announced its financial results for the three months ended February 28, 2018. The Company reported a net loss of $(1.4) million, or $(0.17) per share compared to a net loss of $(5.4) million, or $(0.63) per share a year ago.Consolidated sales for the three months ended February 28th,...

家具

四月 21, 2018

HNI announces retirement of Stan A. Askren and appointment of Jeffrey D. Lorenger

HNI Corporation announced the retirement of Stan A. Askren and the promotion of Jeffrey D. Lorenger as President, HNI Corporation and the election of Mr. Lorenger to the Board of Directors of HNI Corporation. Mr. Askren informed the Board he expects to retire as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman ...
四月 17, 2018

Brazil's wood-based product exports increased by 27% in February

In February 2018, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 27% in value compared to February 2017, from $192.3 million to $244 million, as ITTO reported.Over the same period the value of pine sawnwood exports increased almost 26% from $30.8 million to $38.7 million....
三月 30, 2018

Harvey Building Products acquires Thermo-Tech Windows and Doors

Harvey Building Products has acquired Thermo-Tech Windows and Doors LLC out of Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. Thermo-Tech will immediately become part of the Harvey family of businesses, which also includes Soft-Lite, LLC, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.“Thermo-Tech is...

廢紙

三月 5, 2018

Budafok Recycling acquires ISO 9001:2015 certification

Αfter meeting the requirements of the respective assessment, Hungarian Budafok Recycling has acquired ISO 9001:2015, a certification setting the standards for quality management, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.George Kriatsiotis, CEO at Budafok Recycling, commen...
三月 1, 2018

Sappi North America joins The Recycling Partnership as new funding partner

Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has joined on as a new funding partner of The Recycling Partnership, a national nonprofit that applies corporate funding to improve recycling efforts in communities across the country. In doing so, the ...
一月 18, 2018

Smurfit Kappa opens a new recycling plant in Malaga, Spain

Smurfit Kappa has opened a new recycling plant in Malaga, Spain, which will strengthen its recovered paper service in the region. The plant is expected to process over 30,000 tonnes of recovered paper annually, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.A fleet of eco-frien...

木塑複合材料

四月 16, 2018

UPM launches new biocomposite material for 3D Printing

UPM has launched UPM Formi 3D, a new biocomposite material for 3D Printing, company announced. The new material brings together advanced cellulose fibre and biopolymer technologies. With a matte finish and a surface that feels natural to the touch, filaments for 3D printing can be produced in light ...
三月 27, 2018

Valmet-delivered flash dryer started up at Stora Enso's Hylte Mill in Sweden

The first ever flash dryer for purely fiber delivered under the Valmet brand has been started up with fiber at Stora Enso's biocomposite plant at Hylte Mill in Sweden. The project was completed according to schedule and all guarantees fulfilled, as the company said in the press release received by L...
二月 26, 2018

UFPI 4Q EBITDA up 16% to $57 million

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Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) announced record net earnings and net sales for the 4Q and full year 2017. The Company posted these results in a quarter and year that had one less operational week compared to 2016. In 2016, the extra week accounted for over $60 million in net sales and over $...

木处理

四月 9, 2018

Independent Stave to build new $66.5 million cooperage in Morehead

Barrel manufacturer Independent Stave Co. will create 220 jobs for Kentuckians with a new $66.5 million cooperage in Morehead.“Independent Stave is a strong corporate partner to Kentucky with multiple locations across the commonwealth. This new investment, which will create 220 jobs in Eastern Kentu...
四月 2, 2018

Jeld-Wen Holding completes acquisition of American Building Supply

Jeld-Wen Holding, Inc. has completed acquisition of American Building Supply, Inc. (ABS), a provider of doors, millwork, and related value-added services, company said in a statement. ABS excels in supporting distributors, dealers, and home centers with a broad product range of doors, frames, and ha...
三月 29, 2018

Lesprom Network: Russia’s import of woodworking machines increased by 60.7% in 2017

In 2017, Russia sharply increased woodworking machine imports (+60.7%) after a decline of 15.6% in 2016. This may indicate that companies of Russian forest-based industries have adapted to the current exchange rate of the national currency, according to the analytical report "Russian forest-based...

木材

22 小時 前

Sodra reopens its Langasjo sawmill in Sweden

Sodra reopens its Langasjo sawmill in Sweden. In 2017, just over SEK 100 million ($12.5 million) was invested in the facility to increase capacity and achieve more efficient production. The initiative has also created an additional 25 jobs, as the company said in the press release received by Lespro...
四月 20, 2018

Horizon Forest Products expands two Raleigh, North Carolina, operations

Horizon Forest Products expanded two of its Raleigh Operations, Raleigh Flooring Division and Raleigh Reload Center, by relocating the Raleigh Reload Center from Commodity Parkway to its new home at 825 Management Way in Garner, North Carolina.With the Reload Relocation, the Raleigh Flooring Branch ...
四月 20, 2018

Lars Idermark elected Chairman of the Swedish Forest Industries Federation

At its Annual General Meeting, the Swedish Forest Industries Federation elected Lars Idermark, President of Södra, as its new Chairman.Lars Idermark said: “The contribution that forests and the forest industry make to the Swedish economy and welfare system is invaluable. Every day, it generates jobs...

木製家居建材

三月 30, 2018

Harvey Building Products acquires Thermo-Tech Windows and Doors

Harvey Building Products has acquired Thermo-Tech Windows and Doors LLC out of Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. Thermo-Tech will immediately become part of the Harvey family of businesses, which also includes Soft-Lite, LLC, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.“Thermo-Tech is...
三月 7, 2018

Softwood Lumber Board releases 2017 annual report which highlights its most successful year yet

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The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) has released its 2017 annual report which highlights its most successful year yet and shows its accomplishments in what it has set out to do—protect and grow markets, sell more lumber, and accrue benefits for the entire softwood lumber industry.According to the report...
三月 1, 2018

Jeld-Wen announces CEO leadership transition and two acquisition

Jeld-Wen Holding announced a leadership transition with Chairman of the Board, Kirk S. Hachigian, assuming the duties of CEO on an interim basis; announced an agreement to acquire American Building Supply, Inc. (“ABS”); announced the acquisition of A&L Windows Pty Ltd (“A&L”); and updated it...

标准木材

四月 21, 2018

Roseburg names Pete Hancock as Roanoke timberlands manager

Roseburg announced that Pete Hancock has accepted the position of Roanoke Timberlands Manager, effective May 7, 2018. In this role, Hancock will oversee the day-to-day harvest and land management activities on Roseburg’s 158,000-acre fee land base in North Carolina and Virginia. A 2001 graduate of V...
四月 20, 2018

Lars Idermark elected Chairman of the Swedish Forest Industries Federation

At its Annual General Meeting, the Swedish Forest Industries Federation elected Lars Idermark, President of Södra, as its new Chairman.Lars Idermark said: “The contribution that forests and the forest industry make to the Swedish economy and welfare system is invaluable. Every day, it generates jobs...
四月 20, 2018

FRP uses the INFLOR Forest to manage its forest assets

Florestal Rio das Pedras (FRP) has chosen the INFLOR Forest system to improve the management of its forest assets, and is using the tool since January. FRP boasts 22 thousand hectares of plantations distributed in 40 thousand hectares of areas in the municipalities of Santa Cecília, Ponte Alta do No...

棉纸

22 小時 前

Voith launches new Infinity FineLine

High dewatering efficiency and long service lives have made press fabrics from the Voith Infinity series bestsellers for packaging papers, board and graphic paper grades. The technology group has now extended its product range. Infinity FineLine offers an ideal solution for sensitive applications li...
22 小時 前

Valmet starts up two Advantage DCT 200 tissue machines at Lee & Man's Chongqing mill in China

Valmet recently made two successful Advantage DCT 200 tissue line startups at Lee & Man's tissue mill at Chongqing, China. The first machine in the startup queue was TM13, which started producing high quality paper right from the start on January 18. The second startup was on March 3, when just ...
四月 19, 2018

Interfor consents to a sale of shares by Ilim Timber Continental

Interfor Corporation it has removed the sale restrictions on, and consented to a sale by Geneva-based Ilim Timber Continental S.A. of, 3.68 million Interfor common shares in an ordinary market transaction, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Interfor is a growth-orie...

標籤,標籤

四月 4, 2018

UPM Raflatac appoints Diddier Solano as new Area Sales Director for Mexico and Central America

UPM Raflatac has appointed Diddier Solano as its new Area Sales Director for Mexico and Central America. He will be based at the company's sales office at their slitting and distribution terminal in Mexico City; UPM Raflatac also operates a terminal in Guadalajara.Solano joins UPM Raflatac from Zell...
三月 23, 2018

Huhtamäki to acquire business and related assets of Ajanta Packaging in India

Huhtamaki has entered into an agreement to acquire the Indian business and related assets of Ajanta Packaging, a privately owned manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels. The business will become part of the Flexible Packaging business segment, as the company says in the press release received by L...
三月 9, 2018

UPM Raflatac joins Ellen MacArthur's Circular Economy 100 programme

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UPM Raflatac has joined Ellen MacArthur's Circular Economy 100 programme on its journey towards a more sustainable future. As the world's most sustainable labeling company and as part of UPM, the Biofore Company, UPM Raflatac wants to aim higher and make the circular economy a reality in the whole p...

機械及設備

3 小時 前

Greenply starts production at new MDF plant in India

Greenply Industries Ltd. has started production at its new MDF plant in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh, India. The new line is the second MDF project that the Indian wood-based panel producer and the Eppingen-based plant manufacturer Dieffenbacher have completed together. The first plant was comm...
22 小時 前

Valmet starts up two Advantage DCT 200 tissue machines at Lee & Man's Chongqing mill in China

Valmet recently made two successful Advantage DCT 200 tissue line startups at Lee & Man's tissue mill at Chongqing, China. The first machine in the startup queue was TM13, which started producing high quality paper right from the start on January 18. The second startup was on March 3, when just ...
四月 20, 2018

Siempelkamp to supply MDF line to AGT in Antalya, Turkey

Siempelkamp concluded a contract with Göttinger GIM Export Group for a second MDF line for the Turkish wood-based panel manufacturer AGT based in Antalya. The order for the new line also includes the supply, installation, and startup supervision for the fiber dryer and energy plant by Siempelkamp’s ...

生物燃料

四月 16, 2018

Pinnacle Renewable Holdings to convert particleboard facility to wood pellets plant in British Columbia, Canada

Pinnacle Renewable Holdings Inc. announced approval to commence the redevelopment by Smithers Pellet Limited Partnership ("SPLP") of an existing particle board facility in Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, to a wood pellet production facility.SPLP is a limited partnership in which West Fraser Timb...
四月 11, 2018

SunPine to invest SEK 250 million ($30 million) in new plant

SunPine is investing SEK 250 million ($30 million) in a new production plant. The owners of SunPine have decided to invest in a completely new facility adjacent to the company’s existing plant at Haraholmen in Piteå. Capacity will be increased by 50%, as the company says in the press release receive...
四月 10, 2018

U.S. wood pellets exports surge to 476.3 thousand tonnes in February

In February, U.S. wood pellets exports have surged 85.0% YoY to 476.3 thousand tonnes, and value has grown by 50.3%, according to the USDA. The exports prices have declined 18.8% to $133 a tonne.The exports to United Kingdom, the main consumer of wood pellets from U.S., increased by 94.9% to 339.7 t...

纸和纤维

四月 17, 2018

Resolute Forest Products announces tentative agreement with Unifor

Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced that a tentative four-year agreement has been reached with Unifor, subject to ratification by their members. Unifor represents the majority of hourly employees working across the company's Canadian pulp and paper operations.The master agreement covers eight of...
四月 17, 2018

Ilim plans to increase its market presence and share of products supplied to Henan, China

Ilim Group held a business conference in Zhengzhou, Henan, China, to discuss an increase in supply to this region. Ilim plans to increase its market presence and the share of products supplied to Henan, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.There is growth in fiber dem...
四月 5, 2018

Björn Wahlroos continues to chair the Board of Directors of UPM-Kymmene Corporation

Björn Wahlroos was re-elected as Chairman, and Berndt Brunow as Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of UPM-Kymmene Corporation at the Board of Directors' constitutive meeting that took place today following the Annual General Meeting.In addition, the Board of Directors elected the chairmen and...

纸浆

四月 20, 2018

West Fraser's CEO Ted Seraphim to retire in 2019

West Fraser announced Ted Seraphim’s plan to retire as CEO at the end of the 2Q 2019. West Fraser also announced the appointment of Ray Ferris, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, as President and Chief Operating Officer effective immediately. Ray will be appointed CEO upon Ted’s r...
四月 13, 2018

Stora Enso’s 1Q 2018 operational EBIT higher than expected at Euro 369 million

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Stora Enso’s operational EBIT for the 1Q 2018 was approximately Euro 369 million. This is well above the earlier guidance for the 1Q 2018 operational EBIT. Sales for the 1Q 2018, amounting to approximately Euro 2 579 million, were similar to the 4Q 2017 sales of Euro 2 511 million, as the company sa...
四月 11, 2018

Södra increased NBSK pulp price

Södra Cell increased the price of its northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp in Europe to $1,170 per tonne, effective 1 April, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.“We continue to see very strong global demand while supply remains tight,” commented Magnus Björkm...

超級壓光紙

一月 31, 2018

UPM to increase specialty paper capacity at Jämsänkoski mill in Finland

UPM expands its glassine and supercalendered kraft (SCK) paper manufacturing capacity by rebuilding a calender at UPM Jämsänkoski Mill in Finland. The additional capacity of approximately 40,000 tonnes/a will be available in 4Q 2018. During the expansion, production at the mill will continue normall...
一月 30, 2018

Heinzel Group appoints Thomas Welt as CEO of Laakirchen Papier AG

Heinzel Group announces changes to the Board of Directors, Laakirchen Papier AG in Austria. Mark Lunabba CEO Laakirchen Papier AG went into well-deserved retirement at the end of 2017. He has held the responsible position as Board Member in Laakirchen for the past 17 years. The milestones of his car...
一月 8, 2018

Wangqiu Song appointed President, Metsä Group China and Asia

Wangqiu Song is appointed President, Metsä Group China and Asia, as of January 15, 2018. Song is to be responsible for corporate affairs of Metsä Group in China and Asia. He is also going to develop and support the Group’s businesses in the region to achieve their targets. Song will play a key role ...

非破坏性化工

四月 11, 2018

Solenis launches MicroSolSM advanced retention and drainage solutions for papermakers

Solenis has introduced its new MicroSolSM advanced retention and drainage solutions to help printing and writing paper producers stay competitive through increased productivity and superior product offerings.MicroSol is a revolutionary technology package that combines the company’s new patented PerF...
四月 9, 2018

Kemira expands production capacity at its chlor-alkali site in Joutseno, Finland

Kemira will make a multi-million euro investment to expand production at its Joutseno chlor-alkali site in Finland. The production capacity will be expanded to ensure Kemira’s ability to address the growing need for sodium hydroxide in Finland, as the company says in the press release received by Le...
四月 6, 2018

Kemira expands production capacity at its chlor-alkali site in Joutseno, Finland

Kemira will make a multi-million Euro investment to expand production at its Joutseno chlor-alkali site in Finland. The production capacity will be expanded to ensure Kemira’s ability to address the growing need for sodium hydroxide in Finland, as the company says in the press release received by Le...

面板

3 小時 前

Greenply starts production at new MDF plant in India

Greenply Industries Ltd. has started production at its new MDF plant in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh, India. The new line is the second MDF project that the Indian wood-based panel producer and the Eppingen-based plant manufacturer Dieffenbacher have completed together. The first plant was comm...
四月 20, 2018

UFPI 1Q net earnings up 56% to $32.8 million

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Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) reported record financial results for the 1Q ended March 31, 2018, the eleventh consecutive quarter in which the company has reported records in both net sales and net earnings.1Q 2017 net earnings were $32.8 million, up 56%. EBITDA, which excludes the net gain...
四月 20, 2018

Siempelkamp to supply MDF line to AGT in Antalya, Turkey

Siempelkamp concluded a contract with Göttinger GIM Export Group for a second MDF line for the Turkish wood-based panel manufacturer AGT based in Antalya. The order for the new line also includes the supply, installation, and startup supervision for the fiber dryer and energy plant by Siempelkamp’s ...

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