Pulp and Paper

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  • December 17, 2014 08:12

    SCA’s Board Chairman leaves his assignment in 2016

    SCA’s Chairman of the Board Sverker Martin-Löf has informed... [more...]

  • December 15, 2014 08:21

    Stora Enso to divest its Uetersen mill

    Stora Enso has signed an agreement to divest its Uetersen specialty and coated fine paper mill in Germany to a company mainly owned by the private equity fund Perusa Partners Fund 2. The cash consideration for the divestment of the shares is approximately EUR 7 million subject to customary closing day adjustments... [more...]

  • December 15, 2014 07:59

    Hardwood fiber prices trending downwards

    The costs of hardwood fiber for the manufacturing of pulp have trended downward for over three years. The global Hardwood Fiber Price Index (HFPI), which tracks prices for pulplogs and wood chips in 14 regions around the world, reached its lowest level since 2009 in the 3Q/14 when the HFPI fell to $96.76 per oven-dry metric ton (odmt)... [more...]

  • December 10, 2014 12:46

    Metsä Board to fully exit paper production

    Metsä Board will totally cease paper production and plans to transform into a paperboard company... [more...]

  • December 08, 2014 10:09

    Stora Enso opens new biomaterials innovation centre

    Stora Enso will concentrate its new biomaterials business development in an Innovation Centre that will be located in the Stockholm area in Sweden. The centre, which will open during the second quarter of 2015, will host research, application, business development, and strategic marketing... [more...]

  • December 05, 2014 16:32

    Resolute to close 465,000 metric tons of newsprint capacity

    Resolute Forest Products Inc. today announced the permanent closure of 465,000 metric tons of newsprint production capacity in Canada. This capacity reduction will be achieved with the permanent closure of the Iroquois Falls (Ontario) newsprint mill, as well as paper machine #1 at Baie-Comeau (Quebec) and paper machine #4 at Clermont (Quebec)... [more...]

  • December 04, 2014 14:39

    Valmet to supply new winding technology for Stora Enso in Finland

    Valmet will supply Stora Enso with a new winder and auxiliaries for its BM5 board machine located in the company's Tainionkoski unit in Imatra Mills in Finland... [more...]

  • December 03, 2014 11:01

    Global forest industry inches up in the third quarter of the year

    Sawlog prices were lower in the 3Q in most of the 20 regions that are the basis for the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI). The Index fell by 4.6% from the 2Q to $85.56/m3, with the biggest price reduction occurring in the Nordic countries and Eastern Europe. The decline came after three consecutive quarters of increases and the GSPI reaching a three-year high in the 2Q/14. Global trade of softwood logs has picked up in 2014 and was about nine percent higher during the first nine months of the year compared to the same period in 2013... [more...]

  • December 02, 2014 16:41

    Rusforest sells all Arkhangelsk assets

    Including sawmill, pellet plant and all of its forest leases and harvesting companies... [more...]

  • December 01, 2014 12:01

    Stora Enso completes the sale of its Corenso unit

    Stora Enso has completed the divestment announced 30 September 2014 of its Corenso business operations to the Finnish packaging materials company Powerflute Oyj... [more...]