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Sappi Europe to hike prices for fine paper

 Sappi Europe has launched a price hike initiative for fine paper on markets in Europe and overseas. The move is motivated by cost increases for raw materials and logistics. In Europe, Sappi is asking for an 8-10 percent price increase for uncoated and coated woodfree reels and sheets. According to Sappi, the price hike in […]

Valmet to supply a fine paper making line to Asia Symbol XinHui in China

Valmet will supply a fine paper making line with stock preparation and extensive scope of automation to Asia Symbol (Guangdong) Paper in XinHui, China. The new high-capacity fine paper making line will be designed to produce top-quality woodfree uncoated paper (WFU) grades. The total value of an order of this type and delivery scope is typically around […]

UPM Starts-up New Graphic Paper Sheeting Line at Kymi Mill in Finland

UPM Kymi paper mill has started full production on its fourth sheeting line, strengthening UPM’s position on the market for graphic fine paper sheets. “Investing in new equipment shows that fine paper production remains an important part of UPM’s operations,” said Matti Laaksonen, General Manager, UPM Kymi and Kaukas Paper Mills. “The sheeter will help […]

Sappi Announces Project to Convert Boiler 11 at Gratkorn Mill from Coal to Renewable Fuels

As part of Sappi’s global long term commitment to sustainability and the focus it has on climate action, a decision has been reached to invest in a complete modernization of boiler 11 at its Gratkorn pulp and paper mill in Austria. According to Sappi, the investment in state-of-the-art technology will see the mill shift from […]