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Dezember 5, 2017

Cascades acquires containerboard packaging plants in Ontario

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Cascades Inc acquires four plants in Ontario, Canada, to strengthen its position in the containerboard packaging sector, and the purchase of an ownership position in Tencorr Holdings Corporation. The company also announces an increase in its equity holding of the Greenpac Mill LLC. This transaction ...
November 22, 2017

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

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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...
November 21, 2017

Artemis Investment Management no longer has an interest in Cambium Global Timberland’s shares

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Cambium Global Timberland Limited announced that Artemis Investment Management no longer has an interest in the Company’s shares.Cambium Global Timberland Limited through its subsidiaries owns a portfolio of forestry-based properties. The Company manages its assets for the production of timber, with...

Anlagen/Ausrüstung/Produktionskapazitäten

Januar 20, 2018

Andritz to supply kraft paper machine to Zellstoff Pöls in Austria

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International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Zellstoff Pöls AG, Austria, to supply a large paper machine for the production of bleached kraft paper grades, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.At the Pöls location, the Andritz PrimeLine MG plant w...
Januar 19, 2018

Recard to supply a new tissue machine to Svenska Pappersbruket in Klippan, Sweden

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Svenska Pappersbruket AB in Klippan, Sweden, invests in a new tissue machine with an annual capacity of 30.000 MT, start up planned for Q2 2019. Supplier will be Recard S.P.A., Italy.The mill is a big producer of colored tissue base paper reels and supplies to customers worldwide. The investment wil...
Januar 19, 2018

Clariant completed the project to expand its industrial facility in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico

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Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, completed the project to expand its industrial facility in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, and increased production capacity by around 15%.Hariolf Kottmann, CEO of Clariant, said: "To make progress on our way to becoming a leading specialty chemicals company...

Finanzkennzahlen

Januar 4, 2018

Ence reaches sales agreements for 2018 for 100% of its pulp production

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Ence - Energía y Celulosa has closed cellulose sales agreements for 2018 for 100% of its production target. The agreements reached represent an increase in the company's pasta sales over those reached in 2017 and assure Ence lower discounts than in 2017 on reference prices.It should be noted that En...
Dezember 1, 2017

Two Sides and National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers announce strategic partnership

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The National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM) Board of Directors has announced its increased support of Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper.NAPIM Executive Director, J...
November 27, 2017

CMPC's 3Q EBITDA up 22%

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Empresas CMPC S.A. (“CMPC”) announced its unaudited results for 3Q 2017. Total revenue was $1,338 million for the quarter, up 5%, compared to 2Q 2017 and 7% higher compared to 3Q 2016, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.EBITDA totaled $323 million during the 3Q 2017...

Fusionen und Erwerb/Besitzerwechsel

Januar 19, 2018

Itochu to acquire all of the issued and outstanding membership interests of Alta Forest Products

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Itochu Corporation and Itochu International Inc. have reached an agreement with E.R. Probyn Ltd. and Welco Lumber Company to acquire all of the issued and outstanding membership interests of Alta Forest Products from Probyn and Welco.Through this acquisition, Itochu aims to strengthen its fencing bu...
Januar 18, 2018

CCL Industries to acquire Fascia Graphics Ltd

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CCL Industries Inc. entered into a binding agreement to acquire Fascia Graphics Ltd. The company is a U.K. based producer of graphic overlays, membrane switch control panels and nameplates for large European OEM customers in the Electronics and Durables sector. Sales for the year ending March, 31 20...
Januar 18, 2018

Western Forest Products completes acquisition of distribution and processing centre in Washington

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Western Forest Products Inc. completes acquisition of Hampton Lumber Mills-Washington, Inc.’s distribution and processing centre located in Arlington, Washington for $9 million, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The 18 acre Arlington operation has 170,000 square fe...

Insolvenz/Liquidation

Januar 16, 2018

Kitakami Paper withdraw from all of its businesses in Japan

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[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Nippon Paper Industries announces that its consolidated subsidiary, Kitakami Paper, has decided at the meeting of the Board of Directors held that it will ...
Januar 8, 2018

Flambeau River Papers announces reduction in commodity paper capacity

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William (Butch) Johnson, CEO of Flambeau River Papers (FRP) affirmed that the key to FRP’s long term viability is the enhanced dedication and focus of all at FRP on increasing technical paper-making capabilities and continued growth of sales of FRP “value added” and “specialty” papers.FRP expanded e...
Dezember 21, 2017

Norske Skog names Oslo Byfogdembete as bankruptcy trustee

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Oslo Byfogdembete (Oslo Bankruptcy Court) has appointed lawyer Tom Hugo Ottesen as bankruptcy trustee for the following companies: Norske Skogindustrier ASA Norske Treindustrier AS Norske Skog Holding AS Lysaker Invest AS Norske Skog Eiendom AS.In addition to the bankruptcy filing of Norske Skogindu...

Internationaler Handel

Januar 16, 2018

China: Log imports through Xiamen Port up 11% in 2017

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Log imports through Xiamen Port, China, totaled 1.905 million cubic metres valued at $46 million in 2017, up 10% in volume and 11% in value compared to 2016, as ITTO reported. The imported logs were from 37 countries with New Zealand, Australia, the USA and Estonia topping the li...
Januar 16, 2018

Japan’s imports of wooden office furniture up 6% in October

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Japan’s imports of wooden office furniture are small compared to the value of wooden bedroom and kitchen furniture imports, as ITTO reported. Year-on-year, the value of October imports of wooden office furniture was up 10% and compared to a month earlier imports in October rose 6%. F...
Januar 9, 2018

Japan’s October plywood imports were flat year-on-year

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Japan’s October 2017 imports of plywood were flat year-on-year but compared to a month earlier October import volumes were up slightly, as ITTO reported.Since June this year Japan’s plywood imports have remained at around 170,000 cubic metres per month and shipments from the main suppliers, Malaysia...

Investitionen

Januar 18, 2018

Hamburger Containerboard purchases paper machine for new paper mill in Turkey

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Hamburger Turkey Ltd., part of Hamburger Containerboard, has purchased a new paper machine from Valmet for its paper mill project in Kütahya, Turkey. The Valmet machine will have a width of 7,80m and an annual production capacity of 480,000 tonnes containerboard. It will produce mainly light-weight ...
Januar 15, 2018

Crown Van Gelder invests in a soft calender for PM 1

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Crown Van Gelder invests in a soft calender for paper machine 1 which is part of an investment program totalling Euro 20 million in the past 2 years. This Soft Calender is supplied by Andritz Küsters GmbH from Germany and is being installed during January, as the company says in the press release re...
Januar 12, 2018

Jacob Holm invests in to nonwoven fabrics production in Spain

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Jacob Holm is demonstrating its commitment to economic development in Asturias, Spain, with a significant investment in its Asturias production facility. This facility develops, tests and manufactures Sontara® brand nonwoven fabrics and will now offer customers further innovative products using newl...

IT

Januar 18, 2018

A.Celli presents its new business unit

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Italy's A.Celli announces new Extreme Automation business unit. The A.Celli Group firmly believes in a production process that uses the new technologies dictated by the Industry 4.0 revolution and that can yield a more immediate and concrete production optimization during the individual process phas...
Dezember 1, 2017

Kährs launches B2B e-commerce service

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Kährs Group continues its e-commerce initiative through a broad launch of the Kährs Direct service for the B2B segment in wood flooring. A pilot project has been successfully implemented with selected customers in Sweden since 1 June, and the service will now be rolled out for additional B2B floorin...
November 23, 2017

Tieto to modernize Lecta Group's IT systems

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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...

Jointventure/Gemeinschaftsunternehmen

Januar 5, 2018

Pro-Gest Group and Lamacart SpA form a waste paper recycling joint venture

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Pro-Gest S.p.A. has entered a cooperation with Lamacart S.p.A. – a Verona based company leader in the recovery of waste paper – through the establishment of United Recycling S.r.l., a partnership between Cartiera di Carbonera S.p.A. and Lamacart S.p.A.The two partners of United Recycling are both we...
Oktober 16, 2017

Arauco signs joint venture agreement with ETEX Group

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Arauco and ETEX signed a partnership agreement to improve habitability and sustainability in construction with innovations in the development of dry construction solutions with wood for the home, building and remodeling markets. This partnership will have a $6 million investment, starting in Chile t...
September 29, 2017

Kemira forms joint venture with fatty acid chloride producer in China

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Kemira has signed an agreement to form a joint venture - Kemira TC Wanfeng Chemicals Yanzhou ("NewCo") - with Shandong Tiancheng Wanfeng Chemical Technology ("Tiancheng"). NewCo will strengthen Kemira's position as the global leader in Pulp & Paper industry and supports the growth of water treat...

Kommentare der Analytiker

November 22, 2017

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

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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 21, 2017

Russian Sveza Group to acquire Tyumen plywood plant

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Sveza has already signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the business of the Tyumen Plywood Plant with its owner Almira Karimova, Sveza said in a statement. Tyumen plant produces large-format birch plywood, which is used in construction, engineering, aircraft building and shipbuilding. The deal shou...
November 16, 2017

Pöyry: in 2017-2022 AAGR in Russian OSB market estimated at 5%

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Russia is decreasing its share in world plywood production, reported Lesnaya Industriya Daily quoting Cormac O'Carroll, Head of Management consulting in woodworking at Pöyry. 'Russia has all opportunities to supply production with birch logs and to increase production volumes', - said Cormac O'Carol...

Konferenzen/Seminare/Ausstellungen

Dezember 8, 2017

UPM Raflatac’s RafCycle® recycling solution expanding to China

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UPM Raflatac is expanding its RafCycle® recycling solution to China. RafCycle services were launched in Changshu on December 6, 2017 during a customer event. RafCycle is also being promoted at Labelexpo Asia in Shanghai on December 5-8.Hangzhou Changli is also the 100th RafCycle partner globally. Th...
November 24, 2017

Russia's Modern Lumber Technologies to supply LVL to customers in France, Romania, and Denmark in 2018

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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...
Oktober 25, 2017

Biesse reports 4,000 visitors recorded in 2017 edition of Biesse's Inside

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4,000 visitors were recorded as having attended the 2017 edition of Biesse's Inside, company reported. "We are extremely proud that our event has proved so popular among our domestic and international colleagues in the woodworking machinery industry; Inside is a key date for us, and we put a lot of ...

Kontakte und Bestellungen

Januar 20, 2018

Andritz to supply kraft paper machine to Zellstoff Pöls in Austria

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International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Zellstoff Pöls AG, Austria, to supply a large paper machine for the production of bleached kraft paper grades, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.At the Pöls location, the Andritz PrimeLine MG plant w...
Januar 19, 2018

Recard to supply a new tissue machine to Svenska Pappersbruket in Klippan, Sweden

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Svenska Pappersbruket AB in Klippan, Sweden, invests in a new tissue machine with an annual capacity of 30.000 MT, start up planned for Q2 2019. Supplier will be Recard S.P.A., Italy.The mill is a big producer of colored tissue base paper reels and supplies to customers worldwide. The investment wil...
Januar 19, 2018

Recard to supply a new tissue machine to Azur Papier in Tunisia

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Recard will supply Azur Papier with a new tissue production line at Azur's mill in Zriba, Tunisia. Currently, the mill operates one tissue machine, PM1, which has the capacity to produce 80 tons per day (tpd). The value of the order was not disclosed, as the company said in the press release receive...

Kredite

Januar 19, 2018

Conner Industries closes $21 million senior credit facility

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Conner Industries, Inc. has closed a $21 million senior secured credit facility with Ares Commercial Finance. The credit facility includes an $18 million revolving line of credit and a $3 million real estate term loan, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Proceeds of ...
Januar 15, 2018

Nippon Paper Industries obtains highest rating in DBJ Environmental Rating from Development Bank of Japan

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Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. has obtained the highest rating in the DBJ Environmental Rating from the Development Bank of Japan Inc., and has received a loan based on the relevant program.DBJ Environmentally Rated Loan Program is the world's first loan program in which the conditionality is set...
Januar 4, 2018

Fortress Specialty Cellulose enters into $5 million credit agreement

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Fortress Paper Ltd. reports that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Fortress Specialty Cellulose Inc. ("FSC"), has entered into a credit agreement with a private arm's length lender, who will provide a secured revolving credit facility in the principal amount of up to $5 million to FSC, subject to certain...

Leitungspositionen

Januar 19, 2018

Stora Enso signs global framework agreement with three labor unions

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Stora Enso signs a global framework agreement with IndustriALL Global Union, UNI Global Union and the Building and Wood Workers’ International at the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Geneva, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Observer signatures were made ...
Januar 18, 2018

WestRock names James Armstrong Vice President – Investor Relations

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WestRock Company has named James Armstrong vice president – Investor Relations. Armstrong brings more than 12 years of experience in investment analysis on both the sell and buy sides, specializing in the paper and packaging industry.Most recently, Armstrong covered the paper, packaging and building...
Januar 18, 2018

Sokolsky PPM and Vologda Paper Mill signed the collective agreement in Russia

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Segezha Group's Sokolsky PPM PJSC and Vologda Paper Mill LLC have signed the collective agreement, as Segezha Group said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The document, which entered into force and effect on January 1, 2018, retained all social guarantees and compensation of the previ...

Marktanteil

November 21, 2017

Russian Sveza Group to acquire Tyumen plywood plant

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Sveza has already signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the business of the Tyumen Plywood Plant with its owner Almira Karimova, Sveza said in a statement. Tyumen plant produces large-format birch plywood, which is used in construction, engineering, aircraft building and shipbuilding. The deal shou...
November 2, 2017

U.S. Department of Commerce finds dumping and subsidization of imports of softwood lumber from Canada

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The U.S. Department of Commerce announced the affirmative final determinations of the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of imports of softwood lumber from Canada.While significant efforts were made by the United States and Canada, and the respective softwood lumber i...

Monopolen und Konkurrenz

November 21, 2017

Russian Sveza Group to acquire Tyumen plywood plant

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Sveza has already signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the business of the Tyumen Plywood Plant with its owner Almira Karimova, Sveza said in a statement. Tyumen plant produces large-format birch plywood, which is used in construction, engineering, aircraft building and shipbuilding. The deal shou...
November 2, 2017

U.S. Department of Commerce finds dumping and subsidization of imports of softwood lumber from Canada

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The U.S. Department of Commerce announced the affirmative final determinations of the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of imports of softwood lumber from Canada.While significant efforts were made by the United States and Canada, and the respective softwood lumber i...

Neue Produkte und Dienstleistungen

Januar 12, 2018

Expera introduces Resin-Gard advanced line of saturating papers

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Expera Specialty Solutions product brand, Resin-Gard™, represents its advanced line of saturating papers engineered to achieve uniform saturant (resin or latex) pickup required by manufacturers to meet finished product performance requirements. Resin-Gard™ offers dimensional stability, engineered st...
Januar 11, 2018

Sun Chemical introduces new SunCure Aspire UV offset ink for luxury folding carton applications

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Sun Chemical has launched a new UV offset ink that was developed to make sophisticated graphics look stunning and vibrant on high-end luxury folding cartons while at the same time providing the longer-term shelf appeal brand owners require.The new ink system, SunCure® Aspire UV, has been formulated ...
Januar 11, 2018

American Eagle Paper Mills introduces Eagle Inkjet 100 high-speed recycled inkjet paper

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American Eagle Paper Mills introduces Eagle Inkjet 100 high-speed recycled inkjet, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Eagle Inkjet 100 is engineered to deliver exceptional print performance across multiple high speed inkjet platforms. Produced from 100% post-consume...

Planung und Strategie

Januar 18, 2018

Smurfit Kappa opens a new recycling plant in Malaga, Spain

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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...
Januar 18, 2018

A.Celli presents its new business unit

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Italy's A.Celli announces new Extreme Automation business unit. The A.Celli Group firmly believes in a production process that uses the new technologies dictated by the Industry 4.0 revolution and that can yield a more immediate and concrete production optimization during the individual process phas...
Januar 16, 2018

Douglas County Forest Products announces downtime

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Douglas County Forest Products will be down beginning January 12 and expects to return to production January 22. The company is conducting general maintenance and equipment upgrades, as Random Lengths reports. Douglas County Forest Products is an independently owned sawmill located in the scenic Ump...

Produktionskennzahlen

Januar 18, 2018

Canadian lumber production up 1.2% in October

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Canada's lumber production rose 6.3% from September to 5 991.0 thousand cubic metres of lumber in October. Production was 1.2% higher than in October 2016, as Statistics Canada said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Sawmills shipped 5 884.0 thousand cubic metres of lumber in October, ...
Januar 17, 2018

U.S. сontainerboard production increased by 3.6% in December

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In December 2017, U.S. сontainerboard production was up 3.6%, compared to December 2016 and up 3.1% year-to-date. The month-over-month average daily production was 1.8% higher compared to November 2017, as the American Forest & Paper Association reported. The containerboard operating rate for De...
Januar 16, 2018

Hengan International started up a new Toscotec-supplied tissue machine at its Changji mill in China

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Hengan International has successfully started up the second of two Toscotec-supplied tissue machines installed at its Changji mill in China, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network. Hengan and Toscotec sealed their partnership at the end of a project that started one yea...

Rating

Januar 15, 2018

Nippon Paper Industries obtains highest rating in DBJ Environmental Rating from Development Bank of Japan

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Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. has obtained the highest rating in the DBJ Environmental Rating from the Development Bank of Japan Inc., and has received a loan based on the relevant program.DBJ Environmentally Rated Loan Program is the world's first loan program in which the conditionality is set...

Rechtsfragen/Gesetzgebung

November 21, 2017

Russian Sveza Group to acquire Tyumen plywood plant

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Sveza has already signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the business of the Tyumen Plywood Plant with its owner Almira Karimova, Sveza said in a statement. Tyumen plant produces large-format birch plywood, which is used in construction, engineering, aircraft building and shipbuilding. The deal shou...
November 2, 2017

U.S. Department of Commerce finds dumping and subsidization of imports of softwood lumber from Canada

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The U.S. Department of Commerce announced the affirmative final determinations of the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of imports of softwood lumber from Canada.While significant efforts were made by the United States and Canada, and the respective softwood lumber i...
Oktober 10, 2017

FFIF proposes extension of current collective labor agreement

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Since the spring, the Finnish Forest Industries Federation (FFIF) and the Finnish Paper Workers’ Union have been negotiating over changes to the collective labour agreement. The FFIF has proposed that the current agreement be extended in its current form for a year and that negotiations ove...

Sätze und Tarife

Januar 17, 2018

Sonoco implementing price increase for all uncoated recycled paperboard products

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Sonoco announced it is implementing a$50per ton price increase for all grades of uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) inthe United StatesandCanada, effective with shipments beginningFebruary 19, 2018.“A positive of the robust economy is solid backlogs at our mills. A challenge that the growing economy...
Januar 15, 2018

ENCE announces BEKP price increase from February

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Ence announces a price rise of 20$ per tonne on its prices for bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp (BEKP), effective from Febraury 1st 2018, setting its new list price in Europe at $1,020 per tonne.Market outlook for BEKP globally remains positive with strong demand in all markets including Europe and th...
Januar 15, 2018

Koehler Paper to increase thermal paper prices by 12-15%

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Koehler Paper Group is increasing prices for its thermal paper product range by 12-15 % for shipments from April 1st, 2018 onwards.This increase is essential in order to offset the extreme rise of specialty chemical costs, mainly color former as well as historically high pulp prices, as the company ...

Umwelt/Natur

Dezember 21, 2017

EDF Renewable Energy and Kimberly-Clark announce commercial operation at Rock Falls Wind Project

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EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) announced that the 154 megawatt (MW) Rock Falls Wind Project has begun commercial operation. Kimberly-Clark Corporation signed an agreement earlier this year with EDF RE for 120 MW of generation which marks Kimberly-Clark’s first utility scale use of renewable energy.Ro...
Dezember 19, 2017

Forico enters contract with environmental services firm CO2 Australia

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In a first for the Australian plantation forest sector, Forico and CO2 Australia have secured the opportunity to enter into a long-term contract to sell carbon credits generated from plantation forestry activities to the Australian Government under its $2.55 billion Emissions Reduction Fund ...
Dezember 15, 2017

Asia Pulp & Paper commences pilot audit for enhanced SGLS certification

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Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has signed an agreement with the Singapore Environment Council (SEC) to commence with a pilot audit of one of its supplier concessions, an event that marks the commencement of the assessment process for the enhanced Singapore Green Labelling Scheme (SGLS) certification. T...

Vertrieb und Märkte

Januar 17, 2018

U.S. packaging papers shipments up 2.5% in December

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Total Packaging Papers shipments were 240,000 tons, 2.5 percent higher than December 2016. Bag & Sack shipments were up 1.3 percent year-to-date, while Food Wrapping shipments were down 6.0 percent over the same period. The operating rate for December 2017 was the second highest of the year at 9...
Januar 16, 2018

Sabah timber product exports down 6% in January - October 2017

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Sabah's, Malaysia, timber product exports for the first ten months of 2017 amounted to 674,129 cubic metres, down around 6%, compared to the same period in 2016, as ITTO reported.
Januar 11, 2018

UPM Raflatac opens new labelstock slitting and distribution terminal in Santiago, Chile

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UPM Raflatac announces that its new labelstock slitting and distribution terminal in Santiago, Chile has officially opened.This new terminal allows UPM Raflatac to expand its customer reach and improve its service capabilities by offering an expanded range of innovative and sustainable paper, film a...

Werbung und Verkaufsstimulierung

Dezember 1, 2017

Kährs launches B2B e-commerce service

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Kährs Group continues its e-commerce initiative through a broad launch of the Kährs Direct service for the B2B segment in wood flooring. A pilot project has been successfully implemented with selected customers in Sweden since 1 June, and the service will now be rolled out for additional B2B floorin...
September 12, 2017

Michelman invests in a cutting edge Flexible Packaging Incubator

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Michelman will be spotlighting a variety of its flagship functional coating and print receptive technologies for packaging at the Speciality Films and Flexible Packaging Global Summit 2017 being held September 14-15, 2017 in Mumbai, India. Additionally, Mr. Shailesh Nema, Michelman’s India Country M...

Zertifizierung und Standardisierung

Januar 15, 2018

UPM Biofuels receives Uruguay's first RSB sustainability certification for biofuel feedstock

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UPM Biofuels has received a sustainability certificate for the cultivation of the Brassica carinata crop - a new feedstock for biofuel production - in Uruguay, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The RSB (The Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials) certification in b...
Januar 10, 2018

Tolko Woodlands received SFI Sustainable Forest Management and Fibre Sourcing certifications

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Tolko Woodlands has officially received SFI Sustainable Forest Management and Fibre Sourcing certifications, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Over the past several months the Woodlands team has put in a large amount of effort through changes in processes, document...
Januar 4, 2018

Czech Forest Certification System achieved PEFC re-endorsement

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The Czech Forest Certification System has successfully achieved PEFC re-endorsement.The Czech Republic, one of the 11 original national members of PEFC, first achieved PEFC endorsement of their forest certification system back in 2002. This was followed by three more successful endorsements in 2006,...

Zukunftsprognosen

Januar 12, 2018

VPK Packaging Group to invest in a new paper machine

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VPK Packaging Group plans to invest in a new paper machine for light weight recycled containerboard to strengthen its sustainable resource management, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Following acquisitions and organic growth, VPK’s packaging division has experien...
Januar 11, 2018

Metsä Board’s 4Q sales accounted for around Euro 451 million

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Due to suspected information security breach Metsä Board Corporation announces preliminary information on sales and profitability in the 4Q 2017.In the 4Q 2017, sales were approximately Euro 451 million, comparable operating result was approximately Euro 54 million and earnings per share were approx...
Januar 8, 2018

BillerudKorsnäs is impacted by shortage of pulpwood due to wet and mild winter

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BillerudKorsnäs is impacted by shortage of pulpwood due to wet and mild winter. Normal winters the ground freezes which allows for efficient forestry. At present, forestry machines cannot be used in the forests in certain areas. In addition, the possibility of driving on the forest road network is l...
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