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Great Northern Paper stops production for 16 weeks at Maine mill on lower paper prices and high production costs

By Thu, Jan 23, 2014

EAST MILLINOCKET, ME, Jan. 23, 2014 (Press Release) -Great Northern Paper (GNP), announced today a temporary stop in manufacturing due to the current high costs of production combined with lower market prices for its products.

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BASF restructures paper chemicals business to strengthen competitiveness of performance products segment; plans to slash 250 jobs by late 2015

By Thu, Jan 23, 2014

    LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, Jan. 23, 2014 (Press Release) -
  • Adjustment of capacities in its European latex manufacturing network and ongoing portfolio optimization
  • Reduction of 250 positions globally by end of 2015
  • Expansion of Center for Sustainable Paper Packaging

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MWV joins as founding member of Carlsberg Circular Community in new sustainable packaging initiative

By Wed, Jan 22, 2014

RICHMOND, VA, Jan. 22, 2014 (Press Release) -MWV joins The Carlsberg Group as a founding member of the Carlsberg Circular Community (CCC), announced earlier this week ahead of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The Circular Community brings together leaders in the beverage packaging industry to develop the next generation of resource-efficient packaging.

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UK's Warren Board uses International Paper's coated folding boxboard grade Arktika to produce gift presentation box and information leaflet

By Wed, Jan 22, 2014

LEICESTER, UK, Jan. 20, 2014 (Press Release) -Warren Board Sales Ltd., the UK's leading independent cartonboard and graphical board stockist, has used International Paper's high-quality, fully coated, folding boxboard grade, Arktika, to produce a stunning gift presentation box and information leaflet.

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Chesapeake Lexington successfully starts up Heidelberg-supplied Speedmaster XL106 packaging printing press

By Tue, Jan 21, 2014

NOTTINGHAM, UK, Jan. 21, 2014 (Press Release) -Chesapeake Lexington has just benefited from the installation of a sophisticated Heidelberg packaging printing press. The Speedmaster XL106 is an eight unit perfector press with twin coaters which has the ability to print eight colours on the board's surface or seven colours and one on reverse.

PPI Latin America

US linerboard export prices to Mexico drop in December-January

By Renata Mercante Tue, Jan 21, 2014

SAO PAULO, Jan. 21, 2014 (PPI Latin America) -Prices for US linerboard export to Mexico had a $10/tonne decrease in December-January, according to PPI Latin America sources, due to excess supply in the yearend, especially in North America, Europe and Brazil, and mills trying to push out more export during their normal seasonal slowdown.

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