We would like to announce that on 28th July, 2010 in Santica hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia, PMPoland S.A. – member of PMP Group signed a contract with PT Graha Cemerlang Paper Utama (Grace Paper) – member of Kompas Gramedia for…
Thursday, 28 October 2010 12:30

New innovative sack concepts launched

Billerud is now launching a complete new series of sack concepts focused on the brand owner's demand for high productivity combined with moisture protection, long shelf-life, attractive design and compostability through the use of bioplastic in combination with paper.  …
“Another strong earnings performance - time to build our future” “The third quarter was yet another proof point of Stora Enso in action, determined to build a business that creates value for our shareholders. A very significant part of our…
* Stainless steel family gains a new duplex member Duplex stainless steel is fast becoming the material of  choice for a wide range of stainless steel applications from architectural landmarks to a host of industrial processes. This trend is gaining…
FOEX Indexes and Wood Resources International to partner in the launching of Global Wood Chip Price Indices More than 80 million tons of wood chips, valued at almost ten billion US dollars, are traded annually in the open market worldwide and the shipment volumes are increasing. FOEX…
Clariant’s new initiative designed to support efforts by its customers in the paper industry to improve the sustainability of their own products and manufacturing processes will provide certified products, expertise and relevant safety data. Clariant takes a holistic approach focused…
Whilst forest certification in the 1990s originally set out to improve forest management in tropical countries, twenty years later only one percent of the global supply of wood from certified forests originates from the tropics. The PEFC Stakeholder Dialogue (10…
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the final conclusions of its Global Asset Network Optimization (GANO) project which impact eight sites globally. The measures are part of the company's overall 2009/2010 restructuring program and will lead to…
BASF and its employees in more than 20 countries have together donated about €785,000 for the flood victims in Pakistan. “I was impressed by the willingness of BASF employees to make donations. Through their contributions some of the misery can…
Based on current information, the Pöyry Group's operating profit for 2010, excluding one-time items, is estimated to decline clearly from the comparable figure in 2009. The Group's net sales for the full year 2010 are expected to remain stable. The…
Fortress Paper Ltd. announces that it has increased the purchase commitments for its dissolving pulp to an aggregate of 156,000 air dried metric tonnes (“ADMT”) per annum representing approximately 78% of the Fortress Specialty Cellulose Mill’s planned annual production capacity.…
The Association of Finnish Foresters and Nordea Bank have awarded the Finnish TV programme "Green Gold" as the Forest Act of the Year. TV channel MTV3, TV production company Intervisio and UPM, who are all involved in the making of…
Domtar is proud to announce the release of a new Cougar swatchbook.  With a design that is thoroughly contemporary to reflect current design esthetics and a look that is entirely fresh; the new swatchbook remains an indispensable Domtar reference tool.…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 10:48

Acquisition of B-Pack Due

Amcor announces today the acquisition of B-Pack Due, a cast polypropylene (CPP) film manufacturer based in Italy. 1 October, 2010: The acquisition price is €43 million and represents an EBITDA multiple of 4.9 times annualised EBITDAi of €8.8m.The business had…
RISI has announced the finalists for the PPI Awards 2010 program. The PPI Awards are the only global awards dedicated to recognizing the achievements of companies, mills and individuals in the pulp and paper sector. The winners will be presented…