Facts&figures

Business Strategy

Tembec strengthens its position in the field of special cellulose

Tembec, i.e. a Canadian producer of timber, pulp, paper, cellulose and special cellulose that is listed in the Toronto stock exchange, has announced a four-year plan of investments worth 136 million dollars for…

Packaging

Rengo Group sets up a new branch in Thailand

The Japanese Rengo Group has recently announced that its wholly owned subsidiaries Howa Sangyo and Nihon Matai have set up a sales subsidiary Thailand. The task of the new company will be to…

Business strategy

An investment worth 25 million dollars for Domtar’s plants in Pennsylvania

The American Domtar Corporation has recently announced that it is going to spend about 25 million dollars for the conversion of its coal boilers into methane boilers, thereby modernizing the equipment in its…

Financial news

Strong capital inflow for Conner Industries

The American company specialized in wood treatments and supplier of integrated packaging solutions Conner Industries  has recently announced a major investment in its capital from Argentum and a group of other investors. Conner’s…

Chemicals

Solenis announces an increase in prices in the Asia-Pacific area

Solenis will increase the prices of its chemicals used for the production of cellulose and paper and polyacrylamide (PAM) products for the treatment of industrial waters. The increase between 5 and 10% will…

Current state of play

Fedrigoni exceeds 1 billion € turnover

Fedrigoni S.p.A. communicates the important economic and financial results achieved in the 2016 financial year. For the first time in its history the group has reached and exceeded 1 billion Euros turnover (with…

Converting

Mtorres acquires Universal Tissue Technology

The Spanish international group Mtorres, which deals with the development of innovative solutions for and the automation of industrial processes, has acquired from Global Capital Universal Limited 100% of the capital of Universal…

Business Strategy

Stora Enso invests in Finland

Stora Enso will invest 28 million Euros in its plant in Heinola, Finland. Aim of the investment is to improve the quality and increase the production capacity of the AvantFlute SC product portfolio….

Circular Economy

Partnership between Cascades and Tricentris

Cascades and Tricentris have announced a major three-year partnership: the Canadian non-profit making organization waste management Tricentris will supply Cascades with all the cardboard recovered in its three selection plants (in Lachute, Terrebonne…

Balance sheets

Increase in profitability for the Burgo Group

Burgo Group S.p.A., European producer of graphic and special papers, registered a decrease in revenues and operating income in 2016.: its total revenues amounted to 1,991 million Euros, compared to the 2,212 million Euros…

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