February 8, 2023

The costs of wood fiber for pulp manufacturing have trended upward

Prices for pulp logs and wood chips have gone up in practically all markets worldwide in the 3Q/22. The Hardwood Fiber Price Index (HFPI) has moved […]
August 16, 2022

Mondi to divest Russian packaging paper mill for $1.5bn

UK-based packaging and paper group Mondi has agreed to divest its facility in Russia, Mondi Syktyvkar, along with two affiliated entities (together Syktyvkar) to Augment Investments […]
February 8, 2021

Smurfit Kappa strengthens its paper sacks business in Latin America

Smurfit Kappa’s planned expansion and modernization of its paper sacks business in the Latin American market continues at pace. As a global leader in paper-based packaging, […]
June 15, 2020

Coronavirus to hurt major sectors of economy

LAHORE: As coronavirus is still spreading its wings around the world, Pakistan’s business community has started looking towards alternatives for raw material supply as a precautionary […]
June 15, 2020

Pakistan to target 2.3% growth in FY21 budget as economy recovers from pandemic

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will target growth of 2.3% in fiscal year 2020-21, according to government officials and documents were seen by Reuters that said the economic landscape […]