February 7, 2019 – For years, Styrofoam and plastic have been the industry default for food packaging.
January 18, 2019 – Exports of B.C. pulp and paper products rose by 22 per cent in 2018, according to BC Stats using data from Statistics Canada.
December 12, 2018 – A new report on the global paper, packaging and forest products industry compiled by Moody’s Investor Service says the outlook for next year has been changed to stable from positive, based on lower-than-expected earnings.
October 5, 2018 – I’m pleased to introduce myself as the new editor of Pulp & Paper Canada. I’m joining the magazine at what seems like a pivotal time, with plant optimization – whether via openings, closures or new technology – at the forefront of an industry that is adapting to fit a changing consumer landscape.
May 16, 2018 – Madison's Weekly Lumber Report is moving to SilvaStat360, the online business intelligence platform of Forest2Market.
May 4, 2018 – In spite of a downward trend in hardwood pulplog prices the past six years in most European key markets, the continent's hardwood pulp manufacturers have some of the world's highest wood fibre costs.
February 15, 2019 – Mercer International Inc. has reported record results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2018, which the company says is due to strong pulp sales realizations and record pulp production.
February 13, 2018 – West Fraser has reported its results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2018, citing lower sales and earnings in the quarter but higher earnings and sales for the entire year compared to 2017.
February 6, 2019 – Domtar Corporation has released its fourth-quarter and year-end results, seeing a spike in earnings after a solid showing in the pulp and paper sector.
February 1, 2019 – Weyerhaeuser Company has reported a fourth-quarter 2018 net loss of $93 million, or 12 cents per diluted share, on net sales of $1.6 billion.
Feburary 1, 2019 – Resolute Forest Products has released its preliminary fourth-quarter and year-end 2018 results for the period ended December 31, 2018, reporting $932 million in sales, up $34 million from the year-ago period.
January 24, 2019 – Kimberly-Clark Corporation has reported its year-end 2018 results, citing overall net sales growth of one per cent, and provided its 2019 outlook with a new strategic plan.
May 6, 2018 - The agenda is set for PacWest 2018, an annual gathering of the Canadian pulp and paper industry for three days of technical and business-oriented sessions. This year’s conference and trade show will run May 30 to June 2 at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, in Jasper, Alta.
Apr. 30, 2018 - The Wood Products Safety Summit is taking place on June 6 in Prince George, B.C., as part of this year’s Canadian Bioeconomy Conference & Exhibition. The event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. at the Prince George Civic Centre.
Oct. 16, 2017 - A range of vital topics that will have a profound impact on the future of responsible forestry was discussed by delegates last week at the triennial General Assembly of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), a global forest certification organization.
Oct. 10, 2017 - With growing momentum and urgency behind calls for forest conservation, the Forest Stewardship Council will meet this week in its General Assembly in Vancouver, B.C. This marks the first time the global General Assembly will be held in Canada.
Sep. 29, 2017 - Last week, Balpex, a not-for-profit collective association for independent Canadian businesses in the distribution industry, handed out its annual awards at its Balpex Supplier Summit 2017, and several members of the pulp, paper and packaging industry were recognized.
Sep. 19, 2017 - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), a global forest certification organization, will hold its triennial global General Assembly in Canada for the first time next month in Vancouver, B.C.
International Paper elects Anders Gustafsson to board of directorsFebruary 19, 2019 – International Paper Company has elected Anders…
Mercer International reports records Q4 results and strong pulp salesFebruary 15, 2019 – Mercer International Inc. has reported record…
Voith announces new spreader roll capabilities for North American paper millsFebruary 15, 2019 – Voith now offers bowed spreader roll…
Valmet to supply wood handling line to Metsä's Joutseno pulp millFebruary 21, 2019 – Valmet will supply a new wood…
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IMPS 2019: 28th International Munich Paper Symposium
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BLRBAC 2019 Spring Meeting
April 8-10, 2019
International Pulp Week
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PACWEST Conference 2019
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