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Low wood fiber costs in Brazil have continued to attract investments in pulp production capacity leading to substantial increases in market pulp exports in 2016, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly Brazil’s pulp sector has for over two decades had some…
The company participated in three of the platform’s programs:Climate Change, Water and Forests Klabin, Brazil's largest paper producer and exporter and the leading manufacturer of corrugated board packaging and industrial bags, was classified as a Climate Disclosure Leader by the…
Brazilian and Chilean pulp companies' excellent position on the production cost curve supports investment grade ratings despite negative market trends, according a new Fitch Ratings report. "Because of very productive forests, a favorable climate for growing trees, and modern pulp…
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartulinas CMPC S.A. to upgrade the complete bleaching system at its mill in Maule, Chile, which processes 100% radiata pine for the production of softwood BTMP (bleached thermo-mechanical pulp). Start-up of…
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Carta Fabril to supply a PrimeLineST W22 tissue machine with steel Yankee and steam-heated hood for its mill in Anápolis, Brazil. Start-up is scheduled for January 2019. The PrimeDry Steel Yankee…
Smurfit Kappa Cali PM4, Columbia. The delivery includes TailBlade M units for the pre- and post-dryers and the ropeless Clupak area. Cali PM4 makes both sack paper and linerboard, so it was necessary to implement a solution to bypass the…
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Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), through its Brazilian subsidiary White Martins, has signed a long-term agreement expanding its supply of oxygen to Fibria Celulose S/A (NYSE: FBR) in Três Lagoas, Brazil. Fibria is the world’s largest producer of eucalyptus pulp, exporting…
Valmet was given an important role in the first maintenance shutdown of CMPC Guaíba's new pulp line in Brazil. The executed shutdown is one of the biggest shutdowns managed by Valmet. The facility's pulp line 2, also called G2, invested…
Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. has filed a request for arbitration against Valmet Celulose, Papel é Energia Ltda, Valmet AB and Valmet Technologies Oy, subsidiaries of Valmet Oyj, claiming approximately Euro 80 million. The arbitration relates to separate Equipment Sales…
Fibria, a Brazilian forestry company and the world's leading eucalyptus pulp producer, was recognized by American magazine Fortune (of the Time Inc. group) as one of the companies that are helping to create a better world. The magazine prepares the…
A new technology developed by Fibria aims to help reduce water consumption during the irrigation of seedlings after planting. The solution was created at the company’s unit in Aracruz, Espírito Santo, through a partnership between the Technology Center and the…
Klabin, Brazil’s largest packaging paper producer and exporter and leading manufacturer of corrugated board packaging and industrial bags, reported its 20th straight quarter of growth, with adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization) in the second quarter of…
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Celupaper S.A. started up the new PM3, the first of the two tissue machine that the South American producer has commissioned to the Italian leading supplier in the last 2 years. This start-up follows the rebuilding of PM2 that Toscotec…
On July 7, 2016 Valmet inaugurated its logistics center in the city of Araucária, in Paraná state in Brazil. The center is Valmet's fifth logistics center globally and serves the pulp, paper, fiber board and other industries across South America…
The Puma Unit is the largest investment ever in the company’s 117-year history Klabin, Brazil's largest paper producer and exporterand the leading manufacturer of paper and board for packaging, corrugated board packaging and industrial bags, has just inaugurated its new…
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