The slow growth expected in developed economies, exchange rate volatility and rising costs have dampened CEOs’ outlook for next year. Only about half of the forest, paper and packaging sector CEOs (54%) expect to see growth in their...
Some key producers of bleached softwood kraft pulp (BSKP) have announced higher March 1 prices for China, following US$10/tonne increases in February, and Canadian and European northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) producers may also follow,...
Canadian sawmills produced 22.726 bbf of softwood lumber in the 11 months of 2013 – an increase of 5.4% year-over-year from 21.569 bbf.
Wood fiber costs for pulp mills fell in both North America and Latin America in the 4Q/12 because of weaker pulp markets and an increased supply of sawmill chips, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly. Lower pulp prices during last summer and an...
Preliminary results from PwC's Net Earnings Summary for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 indicate that most Canadian forest and paper companies have posted improved results for the first quarter compared to the fourth quarter of 2011, but most...
According to the 2012 Global forest, paper, and packaging sector outlook from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited’s (DTTL) Global Manufacturing Industry group, the forecast for this sector is closely tied to economic and operational dynamics...
Global demand for pulp has declined and pulp prices fell during the second half of 2011.
embers of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada are forecasting lower growth for their industry in 2012 compared to last year, according to the association’s 2011 year-end survey of business conditions.
A new report by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, reveals that the emergence of China as a consumer and producer of wood and paper products has begun to have a tangible impact on the structure of that global industry. Where historically the...
Internet and mobile computing-related technologies will have the strongest influence on the global pulp and pa...
It's no secret that Canada's forest sector has been on a perpetual downward slide. For close to a decade, earnings have slumped and mills have closed.
Forest, paper and fibre-based packaging companies face a changed world requiring fundamental transformation wi...
The third quarter provided much of the same for Canadian forest and paper companies – weak demand and lo...
The global forest, paper and packing (FPP) industry experienced heavy losses in 2008, taking a 157% nose-dive...
Paper Excellence completes acquisition of Catalyst PaperMarch 18, 2019 – Paper Excellence Canada has completed its…
Fire extinguished at Resolute's Thunder Bay pulp and paper millMarch 18, 2019 – A fire in a paper machine…
Repap submits offer to buy Resolute's idled Fort Frances pulp millMarch 18, 2019 – Repap Resources Group, a private investment…
CO2 capture unit starts up at Resolute's Saint-Félicien pulp millMarch 15, 2019 – A CO2 capture unit installed by…
March 24-26, 2019
IMPS 2019: 28th International Munich Paper Symposium
March 27-29, 2019
BLRBAC 2019 Spring Meeting
April 8-10, 2019
International Pulp Week
May 5-7, 2019
May 5-8, 2019
Spring 2019 PAPTAC Bleaching Committee Meeting
May 14-16, 2019