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World bulk packaging demand to exceed $59 billion in 2018

Tue, Jan 20, 2015

World demand for bulk packaging is projected to increase 5.0 percent annually to $59.2 billion in 2018.  This will represent an improvement over the performance during the 2008-2013 period, when growth in demand was particularly sluggish in the world’s most developed markets, especially Japan and Western Europe.  Accelerating growth in global manufac

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PMT-supplied new headboxes successfully start up on containerboard PM 2 at Halkali Kağit's Istanbul mill in Turkey

By Tue, Jan 20, 2015

PINEROLO, Italy, Jan. 20, 2015 (Press Release) -The Turkish paper producer Halkali Kağit has very recently successfully started up two new ÆGOSTREAM S Headboxes on the PM2 of its Istanbul Mill.


Smurfit Kappa to showcase Bag-in-Box solutions at Unified Wine and Grape Symposium in Sacramento, CA, Jan. 28-29

By Mon, Jan 19, 2015

DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 19, 2015 (Press Release) -

Smurfit Kappa's 2015 trade fair season will kick off in late January in California, with the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium in Sacramento.


More Chinese board mills announce extended Lunar New Year downtime

By Rita Yao Thu, Jan 15, 2015

SHANGHAI, Jan. 16, 2015 (PPI Asia) -Major board mills in Dongguan city, Guangdong, China will take downtime for the approaching Lunar New Year holiday in February.

The Lunar New Year will fall on February 19, and the whole country will be on a week-long holiday starting from February 18.


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