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May 15, 2024

Choose France”: by 2027, Fibre Excellence will invest €190 M in fluff pulp production and decarbonization

On the occasion of the 7th edition of “Choose France”, an annual exhibition organized in Versailles to attract foreign investors and promote the advantages of the French […]
May 15, 2024

Metsä Group completed the sale of its Russian subsidiaries to VLP Group

Metsä Group on 13 May 2024 completed a transaction in which the ownership in the group’s Russian subsidiaries Metsä Svir LLC, Metsä Forest St. Petersburg LLC, […]
April 25, 2024

EU Parliament approves the PPWR

On Wednesday, Parliament adopted the new Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR). The regulation was approved with 476 votes in favor, 129 against, and 24 abstentions. […]
March 4, 2024

Prices for mixed paper and OCC slightly up in Britain in February

The British recovered paper industry continues to face weak demand and low collection volumes as well as the ongoing shipping crisis in February. However, all the […]
February 21, 2024

Pakistan election: PMLN and PPP reach agreement on coalition government

Two political parties in Pakistan have reached a formal agreement to form a new government following an election mired in controversy. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PMLN) […]
January 10, 2024

PulpEye supports Cyclone Gabrielle recovery at Pan Pac mill New Zealand

On 14 February 2023, Pan Pac Forest Products’ Whirinaki site was hit by Cyclone Gabrielle, with silt flooding into buildings, causing significant damage to the plant. […]
January 9, 2024

Red Sea shipping turmoil hits waste paper sector

The UK government yesterday (7 January) reissued the international statement condemning Houthi attacks against commercial shipping in the Red Sea, but this looks unlikely to ease […]
January 9, 2024

Stora Enso to start negotiations on temporary layoffs at its Oulu and Imatra mills in Finland

Stora Enso is to conduct negotiations on possible temporary layoffs for its two Finnish plants in Oulu and Imatra. As a company spokesperson confirmed, negotiations on […]