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6/26/2016
Applying graphene oxide nanosheets, the researchers of the Isfahan University managed to improve the catalyst performance and enzyme stability widely used in food, agricultural and paper making industries.
6/19/2016
The member of the Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture stating that the government should pay special attention to the production sector, said, "If the small and medium size industries are not considered and if the facilities are paid to them, every day we will witness the closure of a manufacturing unit ."
6/18/2016
Licensed by the Ministry of Industry, Mines, and Trade, the export of domestic industrial and manufacturing machinery will start.
6/18/2016
Stating that the list of the production units applying for loan was presented to banks, the chairman of the House of Industry, Mine, and Trade of Iran said, “A cent of the loans has not been paid yet.”
6/12/2016
The managing director of Qom Publishers Association reported the reduction of printing Quran by from 30% - 50% due to expensive paper and said, "Printing Mafatih, Sahifeh Sajjadieh, and Nahjolbalgha has also dropped in Qom."
6/12/2016
The head of research and educational programming said, “Regarding the resisting economy, the ministry’s policy in preparing, producing, printing, and publishing textbooks is protectionism.
6/5/2016
Emphasizing on the change in the conditions of issuing business cards, the Deputy Minister of Industry said, “The issue was decided in a committee composed of the Business Promotion Organization, the Customs, and the Chamber of Commerce.
5/31/2016
The joint venture intends to integrate Licella's unique Cat-HTR upgrading platform into Canfor Pulp's kraft and mechanical pulp mills to convert biomass into biocrude oil.
5/30/2016
The Waste Paper Collection Scheme will come into effect from environmentally friendly schools coinciding with the World Environment Day in Rasht.
5/29/2016
Expressing full readiness to guarantee Chinese business investment in Iran, Iran- China Chamber President said, "Even though Westerners tend to replace Chinese, we will change China with no country."
5/28/2016
The Managing Director of Mazandaran and Golestan Regional Electricity Company said, "The construction of power plant in the cities of Amol and Mahmudabad was delayed due to the process of environmental permits."
5/25/2016
The Director General of printing, distributing, and educational materials of the Ministry of Education and Training gave an account of printing half of textbooks of this year by using domestically produced paper.
5/25/2016
The first shipment of imported wood to supply raw materials required by the Iran Wood and Paper Factory (Chouka) arrived in the country through Anzali's Customs.
5/25/2016
Kermanshah – The director of Harsin Tamin Bisotun Paper mill reported on the 65% progress of the project and its commissioning in 2017.
5/24/2016
U.S. shipments of uncoated freesheet in April 2016 decreased 3 percent relative to shipments in April 2015.
5/23/2016
Total U.S. boxboard production decreased 3.6 percent when compared to April 2015.
5/21/2016
Doctor Farzad Cheraghpour Samavati, the head of the Developing Center of Technological Units of Pardis Islamic Azad University, talked about the attempts of a research team at this center to produce paper from cotton and agricultural residues.
5/21/2016
May 12, 2016 - Kadant Johnson Inc., a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., announced that it successfully started up its ThermoMax® steam system at Norampac's corrugated packaging plant in Drummondville, Quebec, Canada.
5/17/2016
"Based on the four –decade experience of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the industry cannot be supported by tariff wall because the increase in tariffs causes the official import not to be economical and to fuel the trafficking of goods.
5/14/2016
The Deputy Minister of Industries said, "Concerning the tariffs set, the Chinese should rapidly consider developing the inside of their products, otherwise they will be removed from Iran's car market next year.
5/14/2016
The carton and cirrugating industies cooperative has organized a tour visit to paper and carton making mills in Austria
5/14/2016
The business development manager of Austrian Co. (RIEGL), active in the production of a variety of scanners, laser ranger finders and metering used in civil and mapping said,
5/11/2016
Port Panama City's plans call for development of a state-of-the-industry forest products terminal, including a 250,000-square-foot warehouse for woodpulp, kraft linerboard and related goods.
5/11/2016
Managing director of Mazandaran Wood and Paper Plant, referring to the launch of the third paper production line at the plant, announced planning to produce "Kraft disk" and commissioning DIP.
5/9/2016
The U.S. paper recovery rate increased by 1.4 percentage points in 2015 to a record-high 66.8 percent, while domestic consumption of recovered paper at U.S. mills increased 1.2 percent in 2015 to 30.9 million tons.
5/8/2016
The Head of Gilan's Science and Technology Park announced the construction contract of pulp production plant in Kazakhstan by using the capabilities of this park.
5/8/2016
The secretary of the union of manufacturers of paper and cardboard believes that the increase of tariff not only does not increase the price but also may decrease the price.
5/7/2016
In Europe, the Group's corrugated packaging operations reported a solid quarter with a 2% year-on-year increase in underlying box volumes when adjusted for days.
5/7/2016
This company has no choice but to implement development projects because they will be the lifeblood.
5/7/2016
Mohammad Javad Moghaddam: If we want to establish a group like Pars Paper, we will require at least 2 thousand billion Tomans.
5/4/2016
The new efficiency improvement program at Metsä Board's Husum pulp and paper mill in Sweden targets a minimum of EUR 10 million annual cost savings.
5/4/2016
LEIPA plans to eventually convert the newsprint mill's production to 450,000 tonnes per year of linerboard.
5/3/2016
Pars Paper Industrial Group as the first and the sole manufacturer of pulp and virgin paper will offer its shares for public exchange of securities in OTC (Over- the – counter)
5/3/2016
Pulp exports from Finland will continue in a positive trend this year and next year because of increasing production capacity.
5/3/2016
Papierfabrik Scheufelen operates a paper mill in Lenningen, Germany that produces coated woodfree paper and board.
5/2/2016
Consolidated net sales of $738 million in the first quarter of 2016 increased by $192 million, or 35 percent compared to $546 million for the 2015 first quarter
5/1/2016
The seventh annual report in Sappi North America’s sustainability series highlights its excellent goal performance and a clear, aspirational vision for the future.
5/1/2016
U.S. shipments of uncoated freesheet in March 2016 decreased 4 percent relative to shipments in March 2015.
4/30/2016
At full production, the capacity of the Varkaus Mill will be about 390,000 tonnes of light-weight kraftliner per year.
4/30/2016
India's annual paper consumption currently stands at 13 million tonnes and the figure is growing at an average of 7.6% per year, according to BIR world president Ranjit Singh Baxi.
4/27/2016
"Sales were up 2.6% driven by both acquisitions and modest volume growth in our core legacy business." – Michael Doss, President and CEO, Graphic Packaging Holding Company.
4/26/2016
"Production improved during the quarter and I anticipate production to reach target run rate at the end of the second quarter." – Per Lindberg, CEO, BillerudKorsnäs.
4/26/2016
"The market looks brighter. We are currently running at full capacity at our mills, but will continue to perform active portfolio management of our machine capacity when necessary." – Sven Ombudstvedt, President and CEO, Norske Skog.
4/25/2016
The new concept called "Advanced Whitening" allows users to optimize both OBA and shading components when producing their printing, writing and office papers.
4/25/2016
The investment project at the Ivaneevka facility consists of additional manufacturing capacity, warehouse extension and infrastructure improvement. The plant produces molded fiber packaging such as egg cartons, cup carriers and egg trays.
4/24/2016
Corrugated products shipments in the first quarter were up 3.4% in total and up 1.7% per workday compared to the first quarter of 2015.
4/24/2016
Total boxboard production increased 1.8 percent when compared to March 2015 and increased 6.6 percent from last month
4/23/2016
E-commerce and retail-ready applications will drive growth for corrugated boxes while folding carton demand will be sustained by the foodservice, carryout and pharmaceutical markets.

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