Pulp and Paper

Pulp and Paper
  • Pulp and Paper
  • September 26, 2016 09:30

Changes in Stora Enso's group leadership team

Stora Enso’s current EVP Human Resources Lars Häggström has decided to leave the company. After heading Stora Enso’s Human Resources for six years, he will take up the position of Executive in Residence at the Swiss-based business school IMD... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • September 23, 2016 11:49

Peru: Exports of wood and paper products drop sharply

The Center for Business Research (CIE), Perucamaras has reported first half 2016 exports of ‘non-traditional’ (i.e. excluding commodity products) from the Eastern Region totalled US$37.4 million, a drop of almost 33% compared with the same period of 2015... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • September 22, 2016 11:05

Sweden’s stock volumes of roundwood and wood chips dropped 6% in 2Q/2016

Sweden’s total stocks of coniferous sawlogs, pulpwood and wood chips is estimated to 8.3 million m³ (cubic metres solid volume excluding bark) of 30 June 2016... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • September 21, 2016 08:20

Valmet to rebuild Metsä Tissue's tissue machines in Germany and Sweden

Metsä Tissue has selected Valmet as supplier for the upgrades of tissue machine TM3 in Raubach, Germany and the tissue machine in Pauliström, Sweden... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • September 15, 2016 13:01

Stora Enso plans consolidation of corrugated packaging production in Finland

Stora Enso plans to consolidate manufacturing of corrugated packaging in Finland to its Lahti plant. The objective is to improve profitability and competitiveness by creating a centre of excellence for corrugated packaging in Lahti... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • September 15, 2016 09:25

Arctic Paper modernizes Kostrzyn mill in Poland

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing the Polish paper producer Arctic Paper S.A. with a €30 million loan to finance investments for improvements in the company’s operational and energy efficiency as well as to expand future production capacity in Poland... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • September 14, 2016 07:55

Södra breaks ground for new evaporator and brown stock washing system in Sweden

On Tuesday, the ground was officially broken for the new evaporator and brown stock washing system at Södra’s pulp mill at Mörrum, Sweden. The investment decision was made in February 2016 and will have several positive effects... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • September 12, 2016 14:27

UPM Paper ENA renews its organisational structure

UPM Paper ENA will simplify its organisational structure. The new model consists of two strategic business units (SBUs) with revised customer focus, product ownership and asset allocation. The new SBUs are called News & Retail (N&R) and Magazines, Merchants & Office (MM&O)... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • September 07, 2016 13:21

The global forest industry in the 1H/2016

The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) was up 4.2% in the 2Q/16 to $71.18/m3, the highest quarter-over-quarter increase since the 2Q/11... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • September 07, 2016 12:45

UPM Raflatac adopts new global operating model

UPM Raflatac is preparing for further growth by adopting a new scalable global operating model. The new model consists of ... [more...]

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