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01

Apr 2021
Cardboard waste prices in Italy skyrocket in one year

The strong increase is causing problems for the paper supply chain [PAID=]Cardboard waste prices in Italy have increased tenfold, rising from EUR 11 per ton in the month of February 2020 to EUR 140 ...

31

Mar 2021
Woodio appoints new member to its Board of Directors

Forcit CEO Joakim Westerlund will join Woodio’s Board of Directors Finland-based solid wood composite bathroom furniture manufacturer Woodio announced it has appointed a new member to its board of ...

30

Mar 2021
U.S. Concrete announces change in its board of directors

William J. Sandbrook, member of the Company's Board of Directors, has decided not to stand for reelection U.S. Concrete, supplier of aggregates and ready-mixed concrete across the country, announced ...

26

Mar 2021
Sonoco announces price increase for uncoated recycled paperboard

... paperboard (URB) in the United States and Canada. The price hike is effective with shipments beginning April 26. According to the company, the price increase was in response to strong demand across ...

25

Mar 2021
Particleboard imports into Peru soar in January

Imports saw a strong year-on-year growth of 43.9 percent Particleboard (PB/MDP) imports into Peru reached USD 13.1 million in January, strong year-on-year growth of 43.9 percent compared to USD 9.1 ...

25

Mar 2021
Metsäliitto Cooperative's supervisory board elects new member

Nina Pärssinen, Bachelor of Laws, was elected at a meeting held on March 24 [PAID=]Finland-based Metsäliitto Cooperative, the parent company of Metsä Group, announced that its Supervisory Board has ...

23

Mar 2021
Andritz starts up a new low-consistency pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard

... (LC) pulping system at Papeleira Coreboard, in Portugal. The new system features several design upgrades such as the FibreSolve FSR pulper with advanced rotor design for efficient slushing at lowest ...

19

Mar 2021
Sharp International converts die boards in Alliance Packaging’s Portland mill

The company is converting 100 die boards for Alliance Packaging’s new Serrapid cylinder Sharp International disclosed it is converting 100 die boards for Alliance Packaging’s new Serrapid cylinder in ...

16

Mar 2021
Shanying International appoints new vice president and secretary of the board of directors

Yan Dalin was appointed to the position [PAID=]China's Shanying International announced it has appointed Yan Dalin as the company's vice president and secretary of the board of directors, according to ...

12

Mar 2021
CartonDruck plans to build two new paperboard packaging plants in Brazil

The company expects to disburse BRL 60 million in the investment, but there is no defined location for the new plants [PAID=]CartonDruck, a Brazilian cardboard packaging producer, is studying the construction ...

10

Mar 2021
Kastamonu Entegre produces first board on the new particleboard plant at Samsun

Rotation tests were completed at the end of January 2021 [PAID=]Turkey-based Kastamonu Entegre announced it has produced in the end of February its first board on the new particleboard plant at Samsun, ...

09

Mar 2021
Western Forest Products announces new members of its Board of Directors

... as directors at Western's Annual and Special Meeting on May 6, 2021, according to 69 News WFMZ-TV. Arthurs and Doney have been members of the Board since July 2004. The changes are consistent with Western' ...

05

Mar 2021
Packaging Corporation of America to convert paper machine to linerboard at its Jackson mill

... permanent conversion of the machine to linerboard. In order to meet strong packaging demand and maintain appropriate inventory levels, the machine temporarily started producing linerboard in the fourth ...

01

Mar 2021
China’s paper and paperboard production increases in December

Paper and paperboard production continued to grew both yearly and monthly [PAID=]China produced a total of 12.1 million tons of paper and paperboard during December 2020, an increase of 4.4 percent from ...

01

Mar 2021
Packaging Corporation of America to convert paper machine to linerboard in Alabama

... 3 paper machine at its Jackson, Alabama, mill and will begin preparing for the permanent conversion of the machine to linerboard, informs Businesswire. As previously disclosed, in order to meet strong ...

26

Feb 2021
Demand for paper and cardboard packaging grows in Europe amidst the pandemic

Meanwhile, consumption of paper and cardboard declined in 2020 [PAID=]Demand for paper and cardboard packaging increased last year in Europe, reports Jornal de Negócios. The increase was due to the ...

22

Feb 2021
China’s paper and paperboard production continues to grow in November

Paper and paperboard production increased both yearly and monthly [PAID=]China produced a total of 11.8 million tons of paper and paperboard during November 2020, an increase of 9.4 percent from 10.8 ...

22

Feb 2021
BlueLinx appoints new member to its board of directors

... Holdings has announced that Carol B. Yancey, the executive vice president and chief financial officer of Genuine Parts Co. (GPC), has been appointed to BlueLinx’s board of directors, according to LBM Journal. ...

19

Feb 2021
RDM Group's board of directors approves sale of La Rochette to Bonaparte Holdin

By accepting the offer for the purchase of La Rochette, RDM Group will exit from the FBB business European cartonboard producer RDM Group announced on its website that its Board of Directors favorably ...

18

Feb 2021
Cardboard production at Belarus' Dobrush plant to start in April

The new machine will produce two-layer and three-layer coated and uncoated cardboard [PAID=]The production of cardboard at the Dobrush Paper Mill "Hero of Labor" plant is expected to start in April, ...

15

Feb 2021
Graphic Packaging launches cardboard packaging for fruit and vegetable

The company offers brands and retailers an environmentally friendly cardboard solution with a traditional look [PAID=]Graphic Packaging International announced it has launched the ProducePack, a line ...

12

Feb 2021
Belarus establishes import licensing for cardboard and paper

... cardboard and paper packaging, reports TUT.by. Within the next six months, to import certain types of cardboard and paper packaging into the customs territory of Belarus, it will be necessary to obtain ...

11

Feb 2021
Jiangsu Bohui to build the third phase of its packaging paperboard project

... high-end packaging paperboard and supporting projects with an annual output of 1 million tons, reports STCN.com. The investment in the project will amount to CNY 3.83 billion and the construction period ...

11

Feb 2021
International Paper elects new member to its Board of Directors

Anton V. Vincent will join the Board of Directors effective March 1 International Paper Company announced that Anton V. Vincent was elected to its Board of Directors effective March 1, reports Yahoo! ...

10

Feb 2021
Belarus establishes licensing of import of cardboard and paper packaging

The import of certain types of cardboard and paper packaging will be carried out under one-time licenses [PAID=]The Belarussian government has introduced the licensing of import of cardboard and paper ...

08

Feb 2021
Sonoco raises paperboard tubes and cores prices in North America

The new price is effective with shipments in the United States and Canada, on or after March 1 North American packaging provider Sonoco announced it will raise the price for paperboard tubes and cores ...

04

Feb 2021
Eastern Cement reappoints Muhammad Al-Subaie as chairman of the Board of Directors

The appointment is effective from January 29 [PAID=]Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province Cement Company announced that its Board of Directors decided, in its meeting yesterday, to reappoint Muhammad bin Saad ...

03

Feb 2021
SFT Group to increase corrugated cardboard production at its Aleksinskaya plant

The group plans to increase, by 2025, almost five times the production [PAID=]SFT Group Holding plans to increase, by 2025, almost five times the production of corrugated cardboard at its Aleksinskaya ...

03

Feb 2021
Sonoco raises uncoated recycled paperboard price in the United States and Canada

The new price is effective with shipments beginning on March 1 Global packaging provider Sonoco announced on its website it will implement a price increase for its uncoated recycled paperboard. The ...

01

Feb 2021
China’s paper and paperboard production grows in October

Paper and paperboard production increased both yearly and monthly [PAID=]China produced a total of 11.7 million tons of paper and paperboard during October 2020, an increase of 8.9 percent from 10.7 ...

25

Jan 2021
Metsä Board plans to increase Husum mill's annual production capacity

The company has started pre-engineering for increasing the production capacity of folding boxboard machine BM1 Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, announced it plans to increase the annual production ...

21

Jan 2021
Boxboard production in the United States grows in December

The boxboard operating rate was up 5.3 points from December 2019 Boxboard production in the United States increased in December by 5 percent compared to December 2019, according to The American Forest ...

20

Jan 2021
Containerboard production in the United States increases in December

Containerboard production for export, however, declined in the month Total containerboard production in the United States increased in December by 3 percent compared to the same month of 2019 and was ...

19

Jan 2021
Valmet to supply a containerboard making line to Shanying Paper

The start-up of PM 53 is scheduled for the first quarter of 2022 Valmet disclosed on its website it will supply a new OptiConcept M containerboard making line with extensive packages of automation and ...

18

Jan 2021
China’s paper and paperboard production increases in September

Paper and paperboard production grew both yearly and monthly [PAID=]China produced a total of 11.5 million tons of paper and paperboard during September 2020, an increase of 6 percent from 10.9 million ...

11

Jan 2021
China’s paper and paperboard production grows in August

Paper and paperboard production increased both yearly and monthly [PAID=]China produced a total of 11.13 million tons of paper and paperboard during August 2020, an increase of 6.6 percent from 10.4 ...

08

Jan 2021
Uniboard appoints new distributors for the Québec and Greater Montréal regions

Its full line of TFL panels and HPL, as well as its particleboard and MDF panels, will be sold by three distributors The Canadian manufacturer of engineered wood products Uniboard announced it has appointed ...

05

Jan 2021
Metsa Board to sell 30 percent stake in Swedish pulp mill

The company plans to use the cash released by the sale to develop investments in paperboard The Finnish forest company Metsa Board will sell a 30 percent stake in a pulp mill in Husum, Sweden, to Norra ...

04

Jan 2021
Cardboard recycling increases in Colorado as holiday season ends

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many turned to online buying, which directly caused an increase of cardboard used for packaging and shipping during the holiday season Millions of cardboard boxes will ...

18

Dec 2020
Svetlogorsk Pulp and Board Mill produces first batch of viscose cellulose

The mill is getting ready for the commercial production of viscose cellulose Belarus' Svetlogorsk Pulp and Board Mill announced it has produced its first batch of viscose cellulose, reported the press ...

18

Dec 2020
Boxboard production in United States decreases in November

It was also down by 3 percent in the January-November period of 2020 The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) released its November 2020 Boxboard Monthly report, showing that the United States ...

17

Dec 2020
Norsepower to install five tilting rotor sails onboard a large bulk carrier

... tilting rotor sails onboard a large bulk carrier, writes Splash 247. The owner of the vessel has not been disclosed at this stage and the installations are expected to take place in 2021. It will be ...

15

Dec 2020
Koskitukki Oy appoints new Chairman of the Board

Juha Vanhainen replaces former Chairman Markku Pohjola Finland-based Koskitukki Oy announced that Juha Vanhainen started as the Chairman of the Board from December 1. Vanhainen replaces Markku Pohjola, ...

09

Dec 2020
Novosibirsk KBM increases cardboard packaging production by 40 percent

The company participated in the national project “Labor productivity and employment support” [PAID=]Russia's Novosibirsk KBM has increased the volume of its production of packaging materials from cardboard ...

09

Dec 2020
Stella-Jones appoints Anne Giardini to its Board of Directors

The appointment is effective from January 1, 2021 Canada-based Stella-Jones announced on its website the appointment of Anne Giardini to its Board of Directors. The appointment is effective from January ...

07

Dec 2020
MM Karton to invest over EUR 100 million in upgrade of Frohnleiten board mill

The investment will focus on sustainability, digitization and growth MM Karton announced on its website it will invest over EUR 100 million in Frohnleiten board mill, in Austria, focusing on sustainability, ...

03

Dec 2020
Novosibirsk Cardboard and Paper Mill increases production in six months

The improvement is the result of the implementation of a pilot project to increase labor productivity [PAID=]The Novosibirsk Cardboard and Paper Mill (NKBK), in Russia, increased, in six months, its ...

03

Dec 2020
Metsa Board to sell stake in Sweden's Husum pulp mil

The cash released by the sale is valued at EUR 350 million Finland-based forest company Metsa Board disclosed, on December 1, it will sell a 30 percent stake in a pulp mill in Husum, Sweden, to Norra ...

30

Nov 2020
Honext creates construction boards from repurposed paper waste

The production method of the building material is also emissions-free Barcelona-based Honext recently developed a sustainable construction board material, by combining enzymes and cellulose fiber from ...

30

Nov 2020
China’s paper and paperboard production increases in July

Paper and paperboard production increased yearly. [PAID=] China produced a total of 11 million tons of paper and paperboard during July 2020, an increase of 6 percent from 10.44 million tons in July ...

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