With the start of European sanctions, the company could not supply European plants with sack paper.
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Each converting line will have the most innovative automatic roll handling and finished product packaging technology to improve ergonomics, decrease on-the-job injuries, increase productivity, and enhance quality control.
Stora Enso has appointed Micaela Thorström as EVP, Legal and General Counsel and a member of the Group Leadership Team. Thorström joined Stora Enso in 2015 as Legal Counsel.
Start-up is scheduled for mid of 2023. The new PrimeFFD BT pulper will process about 50 tons of alternative raw material per day.
The start-up of the machine is scheduled for middle of 2025. The value of the order will not be disclosed.
Kevin Kuznicki succeeds Robert Kreizenbeck, who left the company this month.
The world’s largest machine for the production of kraftliner has entered service in Obbola plant in Västerbotten, Sweden. When Obbola reaches full capacity, it is estimated that the machine will produce 725,000 tonnes of kraftliner a year.
Despite subdued global economic development and an uncertain world market, 2022 was a record-breaking year for the Swedish forest industry. Never before has the forest industry exported such a high value.
WestRock’s new 410,000-square-foot corrugated box plant in Longview, Washington, will create approximately 40 jobs when production begins in the fall of 2023.
By 2025, the share of Ilim Group’s board deliveries to the southwest of the People’s Republic of China will increase three-fold from 5% to 16%.
Ilim Group increased pulp and board supplies to the Chinese market. Ilim plans to increase exports to China to 2.4 million tons by 2025.
Income from continuing operations for the Q4 2022 of $4 million, up $32 million, or 114%, from prior year quarter. Loss from continuing operations for the full year 2022 of $27 million, an improvement of $23 million, or 46%, compared to prior year loss.
The modernization of the KM3 to enhance the quality of the end product, to reduce specific energy consumption and to increase productivity across the entire product range.
U.S. producer price index for final demand decreased 0.1% in February. Prices for final demand goods fell 0.2%, and the index for final demand services edged down 0.1%. Prices for final demand rose 4.6% for the 12 months ended in February.
Ahlstrom is now planning to divest the site and if a buyer cannot be found considering closure.
Canadian industries operated at 81.7% of their production capacity in the Q4 2022, down from 82.2% in the Q3.
Heinzel will take over the Steyrermühl site from UPM on January 1st, 2024, according to an agreement signed in 2022, and will enter the market with a new range of unbleached and bleached kraft papers shortly thereafter.
Billerud's North America President, Robert Kreizenbeck, is leaving the company. He will be leaving Billerud later in March.
The investment to modernize the production lines, to improve their efficiency and reliability and, at the same time, to further reduce CO2 emissions, water consumption, noise, and energy costs.