Metsä Board is raising its result guidance for the fourth quarter of 2017, which was announced in Metsä Board’s interim report for January–September 2017. The previous guidance was: Mainly due to the maintenance shutdown at the Husum integrated mill, Metsä…
The Board of Directors of Valmet Oyj has decided on a new long-term share-based incentive plan for Valmet's key employees. The aim of the plan is to combine the objectives of the shareholders and the key employees in order to…
Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in pulp & paper and other water intensive industries, announces price increases of 10-25% across its main sizing product lines and FennoSize-products. The price adjustments of the AKD-wax and -emulsions result from a…
Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices by up to 20 percent on all alkaline sizing products globally, effective immediately or as customer contracts allow. The price increase is necessary due to the increase in certain…
Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increases across its coagulant and polymer product lines in the EMEA region. The price increases, which become effective on January 1st, 2018 or as contracts allow, are…
Glenn R. Landau, senior vice president and chief financial officer of International Paper, one of the world’s leadingproducers of fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products, has been elected to the board of directors of FM Global, one of the world’s…
Demand for softwood pulpwood is high. The strategic investments in Södra’s mills have now led to higher fibre consumption. Södra is therefore raising the price of softwood pulpwood to SEK 320/mᶾ sub. The price of the small-diameter and softwood block…
Tuesday, 17 October 2017 08:32

Good demand and stable results

CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q3 2017: “We experienced a very strong market in the quarter, resulting in positive sales performance. Net sales were up 3% and volumes were up 1% on last year. Overall, we have…
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper will be increasing prices for the whole THERMOSCRIPT thermal paper range as well as the GIROFORM carbonless paper range on January 1, 2018. The level of increase will vary depending on region and application. This is due…
Global fluff pulp consumption in 2017 is 5.8 million air-dried and has value of $4.6 billion according to the latest exclusive research from Smithers Pira. Smithers’ in-depth market analysis shows how this demand will increase by 3.7% per year to…
Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX:CFX) will hold a joint conference call on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 8:00 AM PDT to discuss their respective third quarter 2017 financial and operating results. To participate in the call,…
From January to June of 2017, pulp exports rose 6.8% in comparison with the same period of the previous year, reaching 6.8 million tons; exports of wood panels increased by 34.8%, with 597,000 cubic meters directed to foreign markets, and…
Wood raw-material costs for European pulpmills continued to slide in early 2017 to reach their lowest levels in over five years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly The European pulp industry has become much more competitive in the international pulp and…
The company reported net sales of $429.7 million for the second quarter of 2017, down 1.6% compared to net sales of $436.7 million for the second quarter of 2016. Net earnings determined in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, or…
CEO Per Lindberg comments on the development during Q2 2017: “The market for sustainable packaging materials and solutions remains very encouraging. We delivered a stable result in the second quarter, despite the pressure from costs of external factors and the…
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