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Valmet to rebuild cooking, fiberline and evaporation plant for Andhra Paper Limited in India

Valmet has been selected to rebuild the cooking, fiberline and evaporation plant of Andhra Paper’s Rajahmundry unit in India. The delivery is scheduled to take place in December 2023, and the start-up is planned for the first quarter 2024. The order is included in Valmet’s order received of the fourth quarter 2022. The value of […]

APP Sinar Mas to build giant paper mill in India

A feasibility study is currently being conducted for a 1.2 million tpy printing paper, tissue, and cartonboard mill in the Indian state of Maharashtra, according to Asia Pulp & Paper. Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) is part of Indonesia’s Sinar Mas group. The India project is of strategic importance for its operations in Indonesia since […]

Silverton Paper, India, awards order for Dryer Fabric Cleaners to ProJet

ProJet received an order for 3 Power Cleaners (dryer fabric cleaners) from Silverton Pulp & Paper Pvt. Ltd. for their Paper Machine # 1. The order was received in October 2022 and the value of the order will not be disclosed. The Cleaners will be installed on the 1st Unirun and 2nd Dryer Section Top […]

Value of paper and paper products exported from India in financial year 2021, by type

Within the market of paper and its products, India exported paper and paper board products at the highest value in fiscal year 2021. This amounted to almost two billion U.S. dollars. On the other hand, newsprint ranked lowest among other commodities within the sector that year.

Andritz successfully starts up a new HERB recovery boiler at JK Paper, India

Andritz has successfully started up a new 950 t/d HERB chemical recovery boiler at JK Paper Limited, Unit: CPM at Fort Songadh, in the Tapi District of Gujarat state, India. The boiler is designed to process hardwood black liquor and enables environmentally friendly and more energy-efficient operation compared to the direct-contact evaporator boiler currently used […]

India Is First Country to Ban Single-Use Plastic on Ships

India has made a strong statement against the war on plastic by becoming the first country in the world to ban single-use plastics on ships. Clearly though, they are not going to be the only country to take steps like this when the world is becoming more passionate about this spiraling problem. China is lined […]

Russian and Indian Suppliers Scale Up Packaging Paper Exports to China

China’s imports of wrapping paper, packaging paper and paperboard reached the highest level ever, picking up by +54% to 892K tonnes in 2020. Russia, India and Viet Nam constitute the largest suppliers to China. Last year, Russia and India boosted their exports to China threefold, while Viet Nam saw a 58%-spike in terms of volume […]

Voith and Truetzschler Nonwovens to supply CP line for Indian customer Tufropes

Voith and Truetzschler Nonwovens will supply a flexible, high-performance nonwovens production line to the Tufropes site in Gujarat The main application will be environmentally friendly, biodegradable hygiene wipes made from renewable raw materials India has a huge potential concerning hygiene-related nonwoven products. Wet and dry wipes lift hygienic standards in baby and body care. Since […]

India’s Kumbh Mela to see mill shuts in Uttar Pradesh in bid to get Ganges clean


In India, the Uttar Pradesh state authorities are mandating the shuts of pulp and paper (P&P) mills near the Ganges River for three months from mid-December. The Kumbh Mela festival is a regular event, held roughly every three years, rotating between four locations. It sees millions of pilgrims bathing in river water to be cleansed […]

Cellwood Machinery AB: Leading Supplier of Dispersing Systems

“Cellwood has played an important part in the development of the modern pulp and paper industry. The company is the world’s leading supplier of dispersing systems, which are used in the process of recycling paper waste into new paper,” says Mr. Johan Goth, Sales & Marketing Director, Cellwood Machinery AB. Cellwood, a Swedish company, was […]