LITOVEL, Czech Republic, March 7, 2014 (Press Release) -In 2013 the joint-stock company PAPCEL, Litovel reached record high revenues exceeding the amount of 870 mil. CZK. The share of revenues from Eastern Europe accounted for more than 70 %. The main customer market in 2013 was the Russian Federation, followed by Belarus.
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.
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -The Fibre Box Association (FBA) and the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC) will recognize 440 corrugated industry plants for safety achievements in 2013.
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.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL, March 10, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco (SON) and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched the Via Series of pre-qualified temperature controlled shippers.
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.
PINEROLO, Italy, March 10, 2014 (Press Release) -Hiang Seng Fibre Container Co., Ltd have selected PMT Italia as the supplier of the key sections for their Paper Machine no. 5, which will be installed at the mill located in Samut Sakorn, Thailand.
OAKLAND, March 7, 2014 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Packsize International said it expanded Z-fold corrugated production in central California for customers in the Inland Empire region east of Los Angeles.
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.