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Building a pulp mill at another site or with different capacity is possible, Estonian minister told Est-For Invest The pulp mill project planned by Est-For Invest in the Tartu region of Estonia is unlikely to be realised, at least not in its currently envisaged form. The country’s finance ministry announced…

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The Japanese unbleached kraft pulp manufacturer might not be able to resume production for at least two months. Production at the Japanese pulp manufacturer Hyogo Pulp Industries has been offline since a boiler exploded on 29 August. The company manufactures unbleached kraft pulp (UKP) on one production line with a…

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An international conference attended by the largest pulp and paper industry players from Russia and China took place in Baoding, China. The event was organized by Ilim Group and Xiamen C&D Paper And Pulp Co., Ltd. The conference covered global trends in the pulp and board market and key investment…

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U.S. printing-writing paper shipments decreased 11% in August 2018 compared to August 2017. Total printing-writing paper inventory levels decreased 3% from July. Imports of printing-writing papers in July increased 6% compared to July 2017 imports, while exports declined 24% compared to July 2017, as the American Forest & Paper Association…

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The innovation concerns a sizing additive that SCA has developed to improve the production of water resistant, hydrophobic, paper. The additive can be produced in a green sustainable manner, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network. The new sizing additive can completely replace the addition…

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Woodfibre LNG Limited announced that Sukwi7 Contracting Limited Partnership has been selected as the contractor to remove old pulp mill structures and infrastructure along the foreshore of the former Woodfibre pulp mill site near Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.…

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China has been applying anti-dumping duties of up to 33.5% on imports of cellulose pulp from Brazil, Canada and the USA since 2014. The World Trade Organisation (WTO) informs that Canada has filed a request for consultations with China with respect to China's anti-dumping tariffs on cellulose pulp imports from…

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As availability remains tight, prices for brown and white sack kraft papers continue to rise in Germany in the third quarter. There has been no improvement in the availability of sack kraft paper in the third quarter in Germany. Contract volumes continue to be delivered late in many cases and…

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Production start of the new recycled containerboard machine at Pro-Gest's Mantua mill was last announced for the month of August, but was once again postponed. According to Pro-Gest, the new paper machine at Cartiere Villa Lagarina's mill in Mantua, Italy has been running trial runs for several weeks now and…

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Brazil’s largest paper and board manufacturer Klabin is reviewing plans to build two new paper machines and a pulp line at its new site in Brazil’s Paraná state. The proposal to invest roughly $2bn in total will be presented to the company’s management for review early in the fourth quarter…

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