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Interviews

Safety Top of Mind for Resolute

AF&PA member Resolute Forest Products knows this all too well. David Marshall, Resolute’s Director of Sustainability & Public Affairs, spoke to us about what safety means to him and his company. Marshall joined Resolute in 2017 and has a background in political science and urban planning. Throughout his career, he’s acquired certifications that have helped […]

Supplying cheap bank facilities and resources is essential for the modernization of paper mills.

Abolfazl Roghani said, “Paper mills now need high financial facilities and resources for renovation and reconstruction and must be provided with cheap bank facilities and resources to return to the production cycle.” According to Iran Book News Agency (IBNA), one of the serious and controversial issues of activists in various fields, including publishers has been […]

The interview with Dr. Abolfazl Roghani, the Head of the Iranian Paper and Cardboard Manufacturers Syndicate

In an interview with Samt Newspaper, Abolfazl Roghani, the Head of the Syndicate of Paper and Cardboard Manufacturers in Iran, referred to claims about Iran’s ability to export paper and explained, “To address Iran’s ability in printing paper, paper must first be categorized by type and function. In terms of packaging paper, not only is […]

UK’s Logson Group appoints new CEO

David Richardson will join the Logson Group as Chief Executive effective 1 September 2022, while current CEO Alex Kelly will retire. Mr Richardson is currently Group Managing Director of VPK Packaging in the UK & Ireland and brings significant senior leadership experience in the corrugated industry, wrjtes Logson Group. He will replace Alex Kelly, who […]

Marina Palm joins management of Palm Paper

Marina Palm, daughter of Dr Wolfgang Palm, joined the management of Palm on 1 March 2022. With this step, Palm Paper will continue as an independent owner-managed family business in the 5th generation. Ms. Palm starts her work at Palm well prepared after completing her bachelor’s and master’s degree in business administration and several years […]

We produced only 15% of capacity of printing and writing paper

The head of the Paper Manufacturers’ Syndicate says, “In 2021, only 20,000 tons of 150,000 tons of printing and writing paper capacity were produced.” According to the cultural correspondent of Tasnim News Agency, the Supreme Leader of the Revolution, during his visit to the book fair during the years 2012 to 2014, repeatedly emphasized the […]

How Russia’s invasion of Ukraine impacts the European pulp and paper industry

A viewpoint from Alejandro Mata, Director of European Packaging and Graphic Paper It has been almost a week since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. For many of us, the sheer shock of what is happening makes us realize how fragile our way of living is, and how fast things can change. Without minimizing the suffering […]

How Russia’s invasion of Ukraine impacts the European pulp and paper industry

A viewpoint from Alejandro Mata, Director of European Packaging and Graphic Paper It has been almost a week since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. For many of us, the sheer shock of what is happening makes us realize how fragile our way of living is, and how fast things can change. Without […]

The prompt hetrogenesis decisions, the scourge of industries

In an interview with Jam-e- Jam newspaper, Abolfazl Roghani Golpayegani, the head of the Syndicate of Paper and Cardboard Manufacturers of Iran, said about the challenges of the industry. Our country’s industry is subject to political trends. The impact of exchange rate fluctuations, bank interest rates and sanctions on industry is being well illustrated. There […]