Pulp and Paper

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  • October 30, 2014 14:33

    Resolute to build momentum in the wood products business

    Resolute Forest Products Inc. today reported net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 of C$17 million (US$ 15,2 million) down from net income of C$29 million (US$ 25,9 mil.) in the third quarter of 2013. Sales were C$1.1 billion (US$ 984,5 million) in the quarter, down C$34 million (US$ 30,4 mil.), or 3%, from the third quarter of 2013."Our adjusted EBITDA improved sequentially thanks to the best lumber quarter in recent history and continued strength of market pulp," said Richard Garneau, president and chief executive officer. "We're building momentum in the wood products business: [more...]

  • October 29, 2014 10:23

    West Fraser reports improved Q3 results on gradual recovery in U.S. home construction

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has reported third-quarter net earnings of C$70 million, up substantially from C$55 million in the same 2013 quarter. The integrated company whose products include lumber, plywood, pulp and newsprint among others, said after markets closed Monday that revenues advanced to C$1.03 billion from C$878 million in the quarter... [more...]

  • October 27, 2014 12:11

    Södra expansion projects progress well with a new investment announced

    Södra will invest more than SEK 100 million (€ 10,8 million) in its pulp mill in Mönsterås. The investment will result in more efficient energy utilisation and enhanced productivity at the mill, as the company says in a press release. The Mönsterås pulp mill is Södra's largest with total annual production of... [more...]

  • October 27, 2014 10:19

    Falling Ruble might help Russian wood industry

    Wood industry in Russia might benefit from the country's status as a financial pariah, with domestic wood manufacture improving and exports to some markets growing as the Ruble falls in value against world currencies... [more...]

  • October 23, 2014 16:43

    Stora Enso to invest €27 million at Imatra Mills in Finland

    Stora Enso invests €27 million to improve the quality and cost-competitiveness and to increase the capacity of the consumer... [more...]

  • October 22, 2014 08:52

    Forecast: Finnish forest industry’s export revenues will rise

    Weak economic growth will slow down the growth of Finnish forest industry’s exports this and next year. Despite this, the export revenues of all forestry products except for paper exports will rise. As a result of several investments the production capacities of pulp, paper board and sawmilling industries will increase next year... [more...]

  • October 17, 2014 13:00

    Södra commences expansion of Mörrum

    The expansion of Södra Cell Mörrum has started. On 16 October, Södra's CEO Lars Idermark, together with representatives from NCC and Valmet, turned the first soil in the project. Earlier this year, Södra's Board of Directors decided to invest approximately SEK 700 million (≈76,5 million) to increase pulp production at Södra Cell Mörrum. A new chip plant will be constructed and... [more...]

  • October 16, 2014 09:59

    Tembec requests Canadian Government to solve trade dispute with China

    Tembec is requesting that International Trade Minister of Canada, Ed Fast, to enter into World Trade Organization (WTO) discussions with China to resolve the trade dispute related to dissolving pulp... [more...]

  • October 13, 2014 08:53

    Södra begins Värö expansion

    8 October, saw the start of the expansion of the Södra pulp mill in Värö. Södra, Valmet and NCC took part in the ceremony to herald the start of construction, an initiative in which Södra has invested more than four billion Swedish kronor... [more...]

  • October 10, 2014 13:41

    Stora Enso joins forces with Volvo

    Stora Enso's Langerbrugge Mill helps Volvo Car Gent cut CO2 emissions by more than 40% with energy from waste. Langerbrugge Mill is located in Gent, Belgium close to Volvo’s manufacturing facility, Volvo Car Gent. Stora Enso will install an underground hot water pipeline during 2015 to transport hot water at a temperature of 125 degrees Celsius to the car production facility... [more...]