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23

Sep 2021
Australian pulp, paper and packaging industry releases new Sustainability Report

Demand for toilet paper and tissue surged during the pandemic in 2020 Australian pulp, paper and packaging industry’s latest Sustainability Report shows how companies have risen to the Covid-19 challenge ...

20

Sep 2021
Western Australia to expand softwood plantation timber industry

The government will invest AUD 350 million The Premier of West Australia, Mark McGowan, announced an investment of AUD 350 million to expand Western Australia’s softwood plantation timber industry, ...

17

Sep 2021
China's Guangxi province targets the forestry industry to reach CNY 1 trillio

The province is striving to exceed the trillion yuan mark in the total forestry output value by 2023 [PAID=]In China, Guangxi's forestry industry is striding towards reaching the goal of CNY 1 trillion, ...

14

Sep 2021
US construction industry affected by supply delays

Shortages of some materials worry contractors According to Zone Bourse, several US building materials companies have voiced their concerns over continued supply chain disruptions and shortages of some ...

07

Sep 2021
Paper producers calls on Egyptian government to support the local industry

... Ashour, called on the government to support the local paper industry as it could save up to one million tons annually of raw material for paper, or up to USD 500 million in foreign currency annually, informs ...

02

Sep 2021
Chinese paper industry sees output volume decline

The total turnover had a decline of more than 1 percent in 2020 [PAID=]According to Yahoo Finance, the Chinese paper industry seems to have slipped into a recession. Although paper and cardboard production ...

27

Aug 2021
Cement industry in the UK sets roadmap to decarbonize

The industry aims to go "beyond net-zero" by 2050 Manufacturers in the UK are trialing new types of cement production methods and testing low-carbon concrete recipes in a bid to eliminate carbon emissions ...

25

Aug 2021
Paper industry in Brazil to grow this year driven by e-commerce

... boxes and bags, maintaining the impact on the paper industry. The industry in the state of Minas Gerais expects to grow 8 percent in 2021, after the average retraction of 2.5 percent in sales last year ...

17

Aug 2021
High demand drives investments in Vietnam's packaging industr

The food industry is expected to be the main driver for the packaging industry in Vietnam this year [PAID=]The packaging market is forecasted to be more prosperous following the reopening of major global ...

13

Aug 2021
Printing industry in the Philippines hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic

The industry saw its sales decline 53 percent throughout the pandemic The printing industry in the Philippines saw its sales decline 53 percent throughout the pandemic, further dampening demand as companies ...

09

Aug 2021
Austria’s concrete and precast industry thrive on growing sales

Despite a labor and material shortage, the sector's companies are expected to continue increasing sales [PAID=]According to Austrian portal Kleine Zeitung, the country’s concrete and precast industry ...

03

Aug 2021
China's paper industry sees profits jump in the first half of 202

Its total profit recorded an year-on-year increase of 77.2 percent in the period [PAID=]According to the news website Finet.hk, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of July disclosed ...

30

Jul 2021
Indian poultry industry rattled by record-high soybean prices

The quintal of soybean averaged INR 9,700 on Tuesday [PAID=]According to newspaper The Indian Express, growing demand for soybean meal in the poultry industry clashes with soybean record high prices. ...

21

Jul 2021
Andritz launches CircleToZero program to reach zero emissions in the pulp industry

... launched CircleToZero, a program for the pulp-producing industry with the goal of providing strong support to customers in their efforts to achieve maximum, sustainable production, aiming at zero emissions ...

19

Jul 2021
China's paper manufacturing industry reports growth in profit

The industry's profits grew 84.2 percent in the first five months of the year [PAID=]China's paper manufacturing industry has reported higher revenues and profits in the first five months of this year, ...

02

Jul 2021
CSN advances in the cement industry with BRL 1.1 billion acquisition in the Northeast

CSN announces a purchase agreement for Elizabeth Cimentos and Elizabeth Mineraço, which operate in the Northeast region. The deal is worth BRL 1.1 billion [PAID=]CSN, based in Brazil, signed a purchase ...

02

Jul 2021
Switzerland's paper and cardboard industry witnesses production and sales increase in 202

Despite the pandemic, Swiss paper, and cardboard industries production and sales increased in 2020 [PAID=]Affiliated firms generated a total of 1.39 million tons of paper and board during the fiscal ...

30

Jun 2021
Chairman of Assocarta, Lorenzo Poli, speaks on Italy's paper industr

Despite the pandemic crisis, the Poli highlights the success of the Italian paper sector and its position in Europe [PAID=]According to Lorenzo Poli, Chairman of Assocarta, located in Milan, Italy is ...

28

Jun 2021
Södra to invest SEK 6.4 million in forest management and forest industry research initiatives

The Södra Foundation for Research, Development, and Education is supplying funding for research projects totaling SEK 6.4 million Five new research initiatives will now split an additional SEK 6.4 million ...

28

Jun 2021
Kuwait's Ministry of Commerce and Industry issues resolutions to control construction materials price

Some of the measures to control the rise in the prices of construction materials are the ban of export and re-export of cement, lumber, and iron Kuwait’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued a number ...

25

Jun 2021
Paper industry turnover in Spain declines in 2020

However, paper production increased in the first four months of 2021 [PAID=]The turnover of the paper industry in Spain fell by 14 percent in 2020 to EUR 3,981 million, in a year marked by Covid-19 ...

23

Jun 2021
Daio Paper and Marusumi Paper partner to decarbonize Japan's paper industr

... such as switching from current coal to hydrogen-based fuel for power generation. Daio Paper has the fourth-largest sales in the industry and produces a wide range of products such as sanitary products ...

22

Jun 2021
Paper industry in China to be included in carbon trading

Currently, the country's paper industry mainly relies on the heat produced by fossil energy [PAID=]The paper industry in China is one of the first eight industries to be included in carbon trading, writes ...

17

Jun 2021
China's paper industry experiences growth in sales and profits in four months of 202

The industry's sales in the period increased 30.6 percent over the same period last year [PAID=]The paper industry in China has recorded sales and profits growth in the first four months of the year, ...

14

Jun 2021
JSW Cement urges the construction industry to switch to green cement

The company stated that it uses slag produced during the steel making process to produce green cement JSW Cement has urged the construction industry to switch to green cement and to green concrete that ...

14

Jun 2021
JSW Cement urges the construction industry to switch to green cement

The company stated that it uses slag produced during the steel making process to produce green cement JSW Cement has urged the construction industry to switch to green cement and to green concrete that ...

02

Jun 2021
China’s paper industry to continue to grow in the second half of the year

The increase is expected to amount to 10-15 percent on average in 2021 [PAID=] The paper industry in China is expected to keep growing in the second half of 2021. The increase of 10-15 percent on average ...

01

Jun 2021
Nigeria to invest USD 500 million in Ogun's paper industr

... two million indirect jobs would be created." confirmed Prince Bayo Ikujenyo in a statement signed by the Press Officers, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Ogun State. It is expected that this ...

26

May 2021
Sweden's forestry industry organization recruits new manager for SE Certificatio

Sophia Bergkvist was appointed as certification manager in SE Certification [PAID=]Sweden's member-owned industry organization Skogsentreprenörerna announced on its website it has recruited Sophia Bergkvist ...

21

May 2021
Cement and Concrete Association launches competition to decarbonise the industry

... to decarbonise the cement and concrete industry, responsible for 8 percent of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, reports Environment Journal. The GCCA has launched a new open competition that calls ...

21

May 2021
Cement and Concrete Association launches competition to decarbonise the industry

... to decarbonise the cement and concrete industry, responsible for 8 percent of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, reports Environment Journal. The GCCA has launched a new open competition that calls ...

14

May 2021
BP and Cemex partner to reduce the cement industry's carbon emission

The companies aim to develop solutions to decarbonize the cement production process and transportation BP and Cemex have partnered to reduce carbon emissions from the cement industry, according to Houston ...

14

May 2021
BP and Cemex partner to reduce the cement industry's carbon emission

The companies aim to develop solutions to decarbonize the cement production process and transportation BP and Cemex have partnered to reduce carbon emissions from the cement industry, according to Houston ...

12

May 2021
Gallantt Industry orders a Gebr. Pfeiffer's grinding plan

The plant will be installed in their Gorakhpur factory Gebr. Pfeiffer announced on its website it will supply a ready2grind grinding plant for India-based Gallantt Industry. The plant will be installed ...

03

May 2021
X-Rite announces new inline color management system for the paper industry

... designed to meet the unique needs of the paper industry. The new ColorXRA 45 inline spectrophotometer together with ESWin Closed Loop Color Control software provides paper mills with an automated color ...

29

Apr 2021
Chinese Secretary-General releases forestry industry output for 2020

Data was disclosed in the opening of new Furniture Industry Expo and the first International Imported Timber Trade Fair [PAID=]In Zhangzhou, China’s Forestry Industry Association Secretary-General Shi ...

28

Apr 2021
Uruguay's timber industry to receive mega investmen

... housing in the country. According to the Minister of Industry, Energy and Mining, Omar Paganinihe, the investment will promote the development of sustainable environmental housing construction and contribute ...

27

Apr 2021
Cement industry to grow 12 percent this year in the Philippines

Republic Cement president and chief executive officer, Nabil Francis, has made the forecast Republic Cement, a local cement manufacturer in the Philippines, forecasts that the industry will record growth ...

27

Apr 2021
Cement industry to grow 12 percent this year in the Philippines

Republic Cement president and chief executive officer, Nabil Francis, has made the forecast Republic Cement, a local cement manufacturer in the Philippines, forecasts that the industry will record growth ...

22

Apr 2021
Finnish paper industry continues to see declining demand for graphic paper

The scenario led Stora Enso to announce plans to close one of its main plants in northwest Finland The Finnish paper industry continues to witness a decline in demand for graphic papers, making another ...

16

Apr 2021
Smurfit Kappa brings Spain closer to a cleaner paper industry with Paper BCD project

... more environmental friendly part of the paper industry. To achieve that, it will investment EUR 1,396 million euros within three years to make the value chain of paper an international benchmark, boosting ...

15

Apr 2021
French paper industry decreases sharply in 2020

The thrive of the packaging was not enough to fight the great decline in the sector [PAID=]The French Union of Cardboard Paper and Cellulose Industries (Copacel) delivered a contrasting balance sheet ...

12

Apr 2021
Brazilian construction industry to expand in 2021

The industry expects to grow by 4 percent during the year [PAID=]The Brazilian construction industry is expected to reach 4 percent growth in 2021 compared to the previous year, according to FolhaPE. ...

01

Apr 2021
Cimpor CEO asks for investment to reach carbon neutrality in Portugal cement industry

... Industry (ATIC), Luís Fernandes, said that investment and infrastructure in the cement industry in Portugal need to be strengthened so that it is possible to achieve carbon neutrality in 2050, according ...

01

Apr 2021
Cimpor CEO asks for investment to reach carbon neutrality in Portugal cement industry

... Industry (ATIC), Luís Fernandes, said that investment and infrastructure in the cement industry in Portugal need to be strengthened so that it is possible to achieve carbon neutrality in 2050, according ...

29

Mar 2021
Sri Lanka's corrugated carton industry faces pressure as papers prices soa

Global prices of all types of papers continue to skyrocket since October last year The corrugated carton industry in Sri Lanka is facing an unprecedented pressure as the global prices of all types of ...

24

Mar 2021
Argentine forestry industry presents investment plan to minister

... Tools of the Wood Industry (Asora); and the Argentine Federation of the Wood and Related Industry (Faima). The entrepreneurs proposed "to work together to attract medium and long-term investments because ...

23

Mar 2021
European construction equipment industry declines in 2020

The forecast for 2021 is a 5 percent rise in the sector [PAID=]In 2020, the European construction equipment industry suffered a less than expected 6 percent drop, according to BatiWeb. The small decrease ...

19

Mar 2021
Vietnam's wood industry faces price hike on raw material

It increased on average about 10 percent since the end of 2020 [PAID=]The price of raw materials of the wood industry have increased in Vietnam on average about 10 percent since the end of 2020, reports ...

18

Mar 2021
Japan and China remain the world’s top coal industry lenders and underwriters

Japan holds the position as a major investor and China is responsible for 58 percent of underwriting Japan and China remain among the world’s top coal industry lenders and underwriters, according to ...

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