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Brazilian corrugated board shipments hit 262,852 tonnes in February

By Fernando Gonzalez Tue, Mar 11, 2014

SAO PAULO, March 11, 2014 (RISI) -Brazilian corrugated board shipments increased by 5.1% to 262,852 tonnes in February over the same month of last year, according to preliminary data released by the country's corrugated board assn (ABPO).

The numbers also indicate a 5.36% lower volume compared to the 277,751 tonnes sold in January of this year.

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Fusion Paperboard reaches agreement for new labor contract terms with United Steel Workers at Connecticut mill

By Mon, Mar 10, 2014

VERSAILLES, CT, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Fusion Paperboard is pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement on terms for a new labor contract with the United Steel Workers (USW). On Tuesday March 4th, 2014, members of USW's Local 1840 ratified a 6 year contract.

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BASF coating solutions provides safe barriers against mineral oil residues in food packaging

By Mon, Mar 10, 2014

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Shelves filled with colorful items as far as the eye can see: row upon row of shelves containing packs of muesli, rice, noodles and baking mixes. The deep freezers tempt customers with pizzas, vegetables and fillets of fish - well packaged in brightly colored boxes.

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Valmet to supply OptiConcept M containerboard production line to Cheng Yang Paper Mill in Vietnam

By Thu, Mar 06, 2014

ESPOO, Finland, March 7, 2014 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an OptiConcept M containerboard production line for Cheng Yang Paper Mill Co.,Ltd. in Vietnam. The new production line is planned to produce high-quality containerboard grades out of 100 percent recycled raw materials. The start-up of the machine is scheduled for 2015.


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