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Industry Insight (2)

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2023 Insights on Major Grades of the Pulp and Paper Industry

The 2023 global economy has been a nuanced interplay of global events and policy changes that have left many uncertain about its future trajectory....

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Graph indicating the carbon benchmarks of closed mills.

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Is Your Carbon Position Impacting Your Mill's Viability?

During the first half of the year, numerous announcements came out regarding the closure of various pulp and paper mills. Notable closures included...

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Pulp and paper decision-making optimization diagram.

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Decision-Making Optimization: Gaining a Competitive Edge in Pulp and Paper

Maintaining a competitive advantage in today’s dynamic pulp and paper industry is essential for success. However, optimizing business decisions in...

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Understanding Price Movements in the Pulp and Paper Industry

Economic fundamental principles assert that prices are determined by the point at which supply and demand intersect. This theory suggests that by...

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The Potential Impacts of Smurfit WestRock Merger on Competitors

The announced merger between Smurfit Kappa and WestRock has been making waves across the pulp and paper industry. The creation of such a dynamic...

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An Overview of Latin America’s Wave of Greenfield Pulp Projects

Latin America has established itself as a prominent force in the global pulp market, with multiple countries in the region playing a pivotal role....

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Smurfit Westrock merger with their two logos combined.

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How New Company Smurfit WestRock Could Impact Pulp and Paper Suppliers

In early September, Irish firm Smurfit Kappa and US-based WestRock announced their agreement to merge. Together, under the name Smurfit WestRock,...

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Price Changes, Industry Moves and More: Pulp & Paper Q3 2023 Roundup

The pulp and paper industry is a dynamic and ever-evolving sector. Staying informed about price trends, demand patterns, and strategic moves others...

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Roll of paper in a papermill.

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Keeping a Pulse on Pulp and Paper: August’s Headlines and Highlights

In collaboration with MarketIntel News, FisherSolve delivers an expansive news service dedicated to the pulp and paper industry. Subscribers are sent...

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Exploring the Wave of Mill Closures in India and the Status of Its Industry

India is currently one of the top 5 largest producers globally in the pulp and paper industry. With a CAGR of roughly 8% from 2018-2022, India has...

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Major Headlines in the Pulp and Paper Industry: 2Q2023

Proposed Amendments to the EU’s Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation Could Have a Negative Impact on the Paper Packaging Sector. The EU has...

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Paper mill that grows its own wood products.

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Do Mills That Grow Their Own Forests Have An Advantage?

Within the pulp and paper industry, there are either mills that grow their own forests to produce pulp or mills that buy the wood from the market. In...

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