SAO PAULO, Oct. 8, 2013 (PPI Latin America) -Chilean Forestal y Papelera Concepción (FCP) took downtime for one month in August to implement a containerboard paper machine (PM) revamp project at its Coronel mill, Biobío region.
SAO PAULO, Oct. 8, 2013 (PPI Latin America) -Prices for domestic old corrugated containers (OCC) did not change from August to September in Mexico, according to PPI Latin America sources.
MILAN, Italy, Oct. 8, 2013 (Press Release) -Favini, the innovative Italian paper manufacturer, has added glossy new colors and two new embossing techniques to the company's Classy Covers collection of embossed papers, which is ideally suited to all binding and finishing processes and is particularly popular for laminating boxes.
SALINAS, CA, Oct. 7, 2013 (PRWeb) -Robert Mann Packaging (RMP) has received an “A” grade from BRC Global Standards. RMP’s manufacturing plant in Salinas, California has achieved an “A” grade in the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials.
BRUSSELS, Oct. 3, 2013 (PPI Europe) -Cartonboard sellers and buyers from across the world gathered in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on September 18-20 for the annual European Carton Makers Association (ECMA) congress. The event, which was held in the shadow of the ongoing European financial crisis, focused on growth opportunities for the folding carton industry, prospective new markets as well as the need to break down boundaries.
BOSTON, MA, Oct. 2, 2013 (Press Release) -Despite the continued decline in North America and Europe, global paper and board production still managed to advance at a meager 0.2% pace to reach a new record level of 400 million tonnes in 2012. Positive growth in tissue and packaging grades continued to offset the retreat in global graphic paper production. These and other statistics were published today in the2013 Annual Review of Global Pulp & Paper Statistics,by RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry.
APPLETON, WI, Oct. 3, 2013 (Press Release) -The Pratt Industries mill on Staten Island passed a major milestone recently, producing its five millionth ton of 100% recycled containerboard. The Pratt Paper PM 12 machine in Conyers, Georgia, a sister machine to the Staten Island machine, has also passed a major milestone.