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Valmet will supply a tissue machine restart-up package to Xiamen Sin Yang Paper TM1 in China. The delivery will include necessary project management, maintenance, spare parts and start-up of a tissue machine idled in 2014 and originally delivered by Valmet. The start-up is scheduled for July 2018. This order is…

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International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Södra to supply a bio-methanol cleaning and purification plant for Södra’s pulp mill in Mönsterås, Sweden. Start-up of the plant is scheduled for the 3Q 2019, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network. The bio-methanol treatment…

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NTPM Holdings Bhd the manufacturer of Premier tissue paper, is spending RM50mil to expand its manufacturing facilities in Vietnam and Penang this year. Group managing director Lee See Jin told StarBiz that the expansion would increase the group’s total production capacity to 170,000 tonnes per year from 110,000 tonnes. “In…

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Due to continued cost increases and strong demand, Sappi is forced to pass on this cost inflation by increasing its CWF and UWF prices in sheets and reels by 6-8% effective on deliveries from July 1st 2018 for all European and Overseas markets. This follows previous announcements made for its…

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Nordic Paper will increase prices on greaseproof papers by 6% on all despatches from 1st July 2018, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network. Business Unit Sales and Marketing Director, Peter Warren says: “Over the past year our business has endeavoured to keep cost inflation…

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Valmet and Georgia-Pacific have entered into a licensing agreement covering the eTAD(TM) tissue making technology. Under the license agreement, Valmet will market, manufacture and install Advantage eTAD machines for tissue customers outside North America. The eTAD(TM) technology was developed by Georgia-Pacific.The company has three eTAD(TM) machines operating in North America;…

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Due to the ongoing cost rises of pulp and other raw materials, Jujo Thermal Ltd. is announcing a price increase for its full range of thermal and specialty coated one-side papers, from 1 July 2018. The exceptional situation on the global leuco dye market is continuing and adversely affecting the…

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Progroup will build its new paper mill in Sandersdorf-Brehna near Bitterfeld in Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany. Construction is currently scheduled to begin in the first quarter of 2019 and, according to current planning, the project will be completed in the second half of 2020. The investment volume amounts to a total of…

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Indonesia’s Asia Pacific Resources Group, known as April Group, entered exclusive talks to acquire Brazilian pulpmaker Lwarcel Celulose Ltda, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday. April has made the highest bid in the binding phase of the sale process, the sources said, asking for anonymity because…

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Resolute Forest Products Inc today announced a $52.3 million strategic investment plan for its Saint-Felicien pulp mill, located in the Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec. The announcement was made at a press conference attended by Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, and many dignitaries and company employees. "The significant investments at Saint-Félicien are…

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