The export volume fell 16.3% to 138.4 thousand m3.
The export volume rose 1.4% to 1,883.1 thousand m3.
The import volume added 0.4% to 227.2 thousand tons.
Kyiv Cardboard and Paper Mill has completed the acquisition of an industrial complex in Verkhnedneprovsk, Ukraine, where it will construct a new integrated corrugated packaging plant. The new facility is expected to become operational in 1Q 2022 and will create 250 jobs.
Valmet will supply a high-capacity OptiWin Pro winder to Norske Skog’s Golbey mill in France. The start-up of the winder is scheduled for 2023.The value of the order will not be disclosed. The value of an order of this type is typically around Euro 10-20 million.
Koehler Paper, manufacturer of carbonless paper, is increasing prices for overseas deliveries by up to 10% with immediate effect.
CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. announced that TexMark Timber Treasury, L.P. ("Triple T") has completed the sale of 300,000 acres of prime East Texas timberlands for $497 million in cash, or approximately $1,656 per acre, to a client of Hancock Natural Resource Group, Inc., a Manulife Investment Management company.
Western Forest Products Inc (“Western”) and the Public and Private Workers of Canada, Local 8 (“PPWC”) have reached a new collective agreement for Western’s Value Added Division, located in Chemainus, British Columbia, Canada. The new 8-year agreement covers approximately 70 hourly employees and commences October 15, 2...
Massimo Reynaudo has been appointed Executive Vice President responsible for UPM Communication Papers Business Area as of 1 October 2021. He will be based in Augsburg, Germany, reporting to Jussi Pesonen, President and CEO of UPM.
Klabin started up of the first paper machine (MP27) of the Puma II Project located in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. With production capacity of 450,000 tons, MP27 launches production of Eukaliner, the world’s first kraftliner paper made 100% from eucalyptus fiber.
The SLB and USDA to collaborate on market development, research, and technological advances toward eExpanded use of wood as a natural climate solution.
Andritz has successfully started up a stock preparation system supplied to Vinda Personal Care (Guangdong), as part of its tissue production at the mill in Yangjiang, Guangdong, China.
During the week of September 27, 2021, the Forest Practices Board will audit planning and practices on four range tenures for grazing cattle in the Quesnel Natural Resource District in Canada.
ICT France is still growing in line with the authorisation obtained and included in the Greenfield project. The investment foresees installation of a new, 70,000 ton per annum, continuous machine to double the production capacity and resulting expansion of reel, finished product warehouses and converting area.
SCGP to create a new production complex in the north of Vietnam and establish a packaging paper production base within the complex with a total investment of over 11,793 million baht. Commercial start-up is expected early 2024, to integrate SCGP’s operations in Vietnam and meet challenges of the steadily growing packag...
The Swiss paper and cardboard laminator, KAPAG Karton + Papier AG, joins Two Sides.