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AF&PA: U.S. Containerboard Production Flat in December 2018
The U.S. packaging paper shipments witnessed decline by nearly 8% in December last year.
January 21st 2019
Recovered Paper Intake by Vietnam Surged 6% in 2018
According to Ministry data, the country imported around 2.1 million tons of paper including waste…
January 18th 2019
China’s Import Permit Approves Larger Volumes of Recovered Fiber
Earlier this month, China announced it will begin restricting imports of scrap steel and aluminum…
January 17th 2019
U.K. OCC Exports Saw Notable Increase in Nov '18
The primary destination of OCC exports was China. The Chinese imports totaled 187,172 tonnes.
January 15th 2019
U.S. Paperboard Demand to Witness 4% Per Annum Growth Through 2022
The demand for all types of corrugated and paperboard boxes are expected to increase by…
January 14th 2019
Smurfit Kappa Launches New Innovative Packaging Design Challenge
The packaging design challenge is open until Friday 29th March, 2019.
January 11th 2019
Georgia Pacific to Lay Off 700 Employees in Port Hudson
The decision is likely to force lay off of nearly 650 people in Louisiana mill.
January 11th 2019
AF&PA Lists Out Priorities To Create More Resilient U.S. Paper Recycling System
AF&PA aims to build a more resilient U.S. paper recycling system in 2019, building on…
January 10th 2019
Recovered Fiber Imports by China Set to Surge in 2019
The approved permits for recovered fiber had totaled 20.6 million short tons in the whole…
January 9th 2019
DS Smith Heralds Decade-Long Association with Hauling Partner
Gilmour Brothers has made significant investments in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) technology to run its…
January 9th 2019
International Paper Declares Acquisition of Top Spanish Packaging Company
The acquisition is part of IP’s ongoing focus to expand its footprint in Spain.
January 8th 2019
DS Smith Introduces Innovative Multi-Purpose Packaging Solution
The EPP tote liner could be moulded to fit any current tote system.
January 8th 2019
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