December 8, 2020

Container shortages cause biggest disruptions for exporters/importers at the end of 2020

Some container vessels have been sailing from Asia to Europe under-utilised in recent weeks due to an acute shortage of empty boxes. A carrier source told The […]
December 8, 2020

Shipping container freight rates soar amid export boom

China’s exports recovered fast from the COVID-19 pandemic but delivering goods overseas has become difficult due to increasing shipping costs. In October, China’s export volume topped […]
September 29, 2020

Four key factors impacting the future of sack and kraft packaging

Analysis within The Future of Sack and Kraft Paper to 2023 tracks how total production of paper bags and sacks will reach 20.7 million in tonnes by 2023, […]
July 15, 2020

Valmet to supply pulp production upgrade technology to PT. TEL in Indonesia

Valmet will supply pulp production upgrades technology to PT. Tanjungenim Lestari Pulp and Paper (PT TEL) in Indonesia. The delivery includes an upgrade of a continuous […]
June 24, 2020

Cascades launches a new packaging line for the fresh fruit and vegetable industry

Cascades, a leader in eco-friendly recycling, hygiene, and packaging solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of its new range of Cascades Fresh packaging products for […]
June 24, 2020

Segezha Group to build container terminal in Lesosibirsk, Russia

Segezha Group started construction of the new container terminal at its Lesosibirsky LDK No.1 in Russia. The aim of this project is to provide on-time transportation […]
June 18, 2020

COVID-19’s negative impacts force curtailment of Mackenzie Pulp Mill

MACKENZIE — Another blow for the forestry sector as Paper Excellence has announced the curtailment of operations at its pulp mill in Mackenzie. In a news […]
June 17, 2020

Norske Skog enters the European packaging markets

Norske Skog will take a major step in its continued transformation towards a growing and high-margin business by converting two newsprint paper machines into renewable containerboard […]