Pulp & Paper

Germany: Price list for wood products in July 2016

The sharp decline in prices of German wood products that occurred in the May producer price index, was followed by [...]

Finland: Forest industry increases purchases of roundwood

    In January-August 2016, the member companies of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation bought from private [...]

Weyerhaeuser completes liquid packaging board business sale to Nippon Paper

Weyerhaeuser Company announced on August 31st the completion of the sale of its liquid packaging board business to Nippon Paper [...]

SCA: Decision to split hygiene from forest products business is not taken yet

SCA gave a clarification for the recently announced split of the group into two listed companies: the hygiene business and [...]

Swedish giant SCA splits

Swedish group SCA announced that, in order to further develop the Group’s two operations, it had decided to initiate [...]

Tolko Industries shuts down mill in Manitoba

Around 300 workers from Tolko Industries Ltd. in The Pas will be unemployed starting the 2nd of December, as the [...]

UPM plans to invest US$ 4 billion in a second pulp mill in Uruguay

UPM has recently announced it will invest US $4 billion in a new pulp mill in Uruguay. The new plant [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia mostly down in June

The prices for roundwood in Estonia decreased during June 2016, as compared to the same month of 2015.   [...]

Metsä Board closes wallpaper base machine in Kyro, Finland

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is planning to close down its wallpaper base machine PM3 and discontinue its loss [...]