Consumables-Paper - Offset
The Paperworkers’ Union’s strike at most UPM mills in Finland began January 1, 2022, and lasted almost four months.
Horizon Paper Co. and New Leaf Paper Inc. formed a strategic partnership to promote and grow Trade and Educational supply services.
Collectively, the four Pixelle mills operate 11 specialty paper machines and produce more than one million tons of paper annually.
BillerudKorsnäs completed its acquisition of coated paper manufacturer Verso for a purchase price of about $825 million in cash.
The divestment will focus on growth potential for its renewable products in packaging, building solutions and biomaterials innovations.
Supply and demand curves crossed, and paper mills are in charge. Yet, one trend is unlikely to reverse despite current economic issues.
In a recent webinar, I.T. Strategies’ Marco Boer and Midland’s Mike Ratcliff discussed the state of the paper supply chain.
The Navigator Company announced it will increase price list between 10% and 15% for its UWF products effective January 3, 2022.
Due to supply chain issues, The Navigator Company announced increased prices up to 8% for uncoated woodfree paper beginning Nov. 1.