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U.S. P&W Paper Shipments Decrease 4% in August 2017 (9/28/2017)

Uncoated free sheet paper shipments increased in August while the other three P&W paper grades posted year-over-year shipment declines.

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Sappi to Increase Prices on WFU, WFC Grades 5%-8% in October 2017 (9/21/2017)

Company says it is forced to continue passing on cost inflation by increasing its WFU and WFC Sheets and Reels grade prices from October 2017 onwards. 

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West Linn Paper Announces Price Increase for Uncoated Papers (9/22/2017)

Pricing change includes West Linn Paper Uncoated Offset Smooth & White Wove Envelope.

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Valmet Names Composition of Nomination Board (9/04/2017)

Nomination Board consists of representatives of Valmet's four largest shareholders as of Sept. 1, 2017, and the chairman of the board of directors as an expert member. 

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Rayonier Receives Final Court Approval for Acquisition of Tembec (8/08/2017)

Company this week announced approval from the Superior Court of Québec in Connection with the transaction. 

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Ahlstrom-Munksjö to Add New Filtration Production Capacity in Turin (8/03/2017)

Release of new capacity will support the growing demand for filtration media. 

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Asia Symbol (GD) Paper Starts up Valmet Fine Paper Line Ahead of Schedule (3/08/2017)

A Valmet-supplied fine paper production line for Asia Symbol (Guangdong) Paper Co., China, has successfully started up one month ahead of schedule. The new production line PM 12 produces top quality fine papers and it increases the company's capability to produce value-added products. All of the produced paper has been saleable from the very start.

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Ashland Increases Price of All Resins, Gelcoats in North America (9/06/2017)

Prices will rise $0.09/lb., effective Sept. 18, 2017, or as contracts allow.

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Sappi Verticals Booklet Wins 2017 Positively Print Award (9/13/2017)

Company’s winning entry is titled "Verticals: The Marketing of Higher Education." 

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Malysian Newsprint Industries to Liquidate (8/07/2017)

MNI had been operating under very difficult market conditions, especially declining newsprint demand, and has incurred losses for the past three years.

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Appvion Extends Triumph High-Speed Inkjet Paper Line (8/04/2017)

“We continue to expand our portfolio of Triumph High-Speed Inkjet Papers to meet the ever-advancing demands of the inkjet printing industry,” said Scott Harman, Appvion’s director of digital products.

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Nippon Paper Industries Sells Port Angeles Mill to U.S. Subsidiary of Bio Pappel (3/06/2017)

Nippon Paper Industries Co., Tokyo, Japan, this week announced the sale of its Port Angeles, Wash., USA, paper mill and cogeneration assets, which are owned and operated by Nippon Paper Industries USA Co., to McKinley Paper Co. McKinley is the U.S. subsidiary of Bio-Pappel, a Mexico-based paper and paper products business.

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A.Celli Open House Showcases New Generation of Rewinders (3/23/2017)

A.Celli Paper Italy, this week announced that from April 10 until April 14, 2017, it will host an event dedicated to the presentation of the company’s  new E-WIND® technology at its facilities.

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Nippon Paper to Shut Down Two Coated Paper Machines in Japan (8/11/2017)

Domestic demand for printing paper is in structural decline, with the decrease in the number of children and the increasing availability of electronic media. In particular, coated paper has been recording negative 4% annual growth.

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Domtar’s Cougar Paper Celebrates 45 Years (9/19/2017)

Company launched Cougar Paper in 1972 at its Rothschild Mill, located on the east bank of the Wisconsin River. After being introduced in 80 brightness, the Cougar paper today boasts a high 98 brightness. It is offered in two shades—white and natural, and also comes in three finishes—super smooth, smooth, and vellum.

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UPM Raflatac, Magic Add Launch RafMore Smart Label Solution (9/11/2017)

RafMore combines pressure-sensitive labels and unique machine-readable codes to open up completely new possibilities for product verification and tracking, marketing analytics, and consumer engagement.

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Neenah Releases Refreshed, Expanded Digital Papers Product Line (3/06/2017)

Neenah Paper, Neenah, Wis., USA, this past week announced the largest refresh to date of its comprehensive line of Neenah Digital Papers. The expansion includes the addition of 70 new items including new colors, new textures, added sheet sizes, and basis weights. The Neenah Digital Papers portfolio now includes 22 brands, 19 unique textures, 60-plus colors, as well as multiple packaging and label options.  

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Resolute Announces Indefinite Idling of Thorold Newsprint Mill (3/13/2017)

Resolute Forest Products Inc., Montreal, Que., Canada, this week announced the indefinite idling of its paper mill in Thorold, Ont., Canada. The facility, which employed more than 100 workers, has an annual production capacity of approximately 197,000 metric tons of newsprint on one machine using 100% recycled furnish.

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IP to Cease Newsprint Production at Madrid, Spain, Mill this Month (9/12/217)

Mill’s PM 62 will be converted to produce of 380,000 tpy of containerboard. 

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