SAO PAULO, Sept. 3, 2013 (PPI Latin America) -With the yearend approaching, packaging paper and corrugated board suppliers expect seasonally higher demand in Brazil, especially in September, October and November. "The market had a slight improvement in August over July, especially for corrugated board.
CLEVELAND, Sept. 3, 2013 (Press Release) -Growth in worldwide demand for packaging machinery is expected to climb at a 4.6 percent annual pace through 2017 to $41.8 billion. An improved business climate -- which will be reflected in expanding fixed investment spending, manufacturing output, and packaging demand -- will drive increases in equipment sales through 2017.
FORT WASHINGTON, PA, Sept. 3, 2013 (Press Release) -Amtech Software President, Cosmo DeNicola, is pleased to announce that Carolina Container, a multi-plant corrugated box company, has implemented Amtech's add-on module RPM at a second plant.
MALLOW, Ireland, Sept. 3, 2013 (CNW) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and the leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched the new Aeris Series of pre-qualified shippers to maintain pharmaceuticals, biologics, vaccines and other high-value products between 2- 8 degrees C during transport.
SINGAPORE, Aug. 30, 2013 (PPI Asia) -Prices for US old corrugated containers (OCC) have softened after peaking three weeks ago at $230-232/tonne in China, closing August at $226-228/tonne.
The benchmark grade's levels had kept climbing for almost three months since touching bottom at $200-203/tonne in mid-May.