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US Northwest braces for foreign-waste ban

The US recycling industry, especially in the Pacific Northwest, is struggling to come to grips with China’s planned ban on accepting foreign recyclables starting in March. In July, China announced that it would ban global shipments of 24 varieties of solid waste to protect the environment and improve public health. China is reviewing comments on […]

Market for converted paper product manufacturing expected to reach $422 Billion by 2020

“The Market for Converted Paper Product Manufacturing is Expected to Reach $422 Billion by 2020,” accordting to TBRC. Converted Paper Product Manufacturing market is worth $371 billion globally, or about 34.6% of the total Paper Products Manufacturing market, which also includes – Paperboard Container Manufacturing market as the biggest segment at 54% – Paper Bag […]

The Navigator Company to increase uncoated woodfree paper prices by 5-7 per cent

The Navigator Company announced that it will be increasing prices across its uncoated woodfree papers portfolio in Middle East, Africa, Asia, Oceania and Latin America, and it will be effective from 1st of January 2018, ranging from 5% to 7%. The Navigator Company is Europe’s largest producer of uncoated wood-free paper.

India will be among the high income countries by 2047

The CEO of the World Bank said, “India will be among the countries with an income of higher than the average income according to its income per capita by 2047.” According to Mehr News Agency quoting Economic Times, Kristalina Georgieva, the CEO of the World Bank said, “I admire the extraordinary achievement of India which […]

The first day of the India paper exhibition was not well

We should wait to see how other days are welcomed Paperex is an internationally renowned series of exhibitions and conferences focusing on Paper, Pulp and all Allied Industries. It is the only comprehensive business platform serving the paper industry and over the years, this leading business event has become the perfect platform for showcasing the […]

Andritz starts up TM at Guizhou Chitianhua

Andritz has successfully started up the TM6 tissue machine delivered to Guizhou Chitianhua Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (Taison Group), Guizhou Province, China. The new PrimeLineST tissue machine, with a design speed of 2,000 m/min and a paper width of 5.6 meters, will produce high-quality facial wipes and toilet paper, as well as paper tissues based […]