- Energy deficit a powerful opportunity for Brazil's pulp and paper makers
- Brazilian book printing industry faces crisis as China's imports increase
- Mexico's Bio-Pappel acquires UWF producer Scribe; focus on USA South and LA growth
- Containerboard prices steady in Brazil in Aug. after pressure; suppliers seek increases in September
After the Great Recession of 2009 and the recovery in 2010, North American tissue supply and demand have been well balanced, and from time to time, the business has been a seller's rather than a buyer's market.
A PPI Special Report
The availability of low-cost biomass at this mill was a key driver for us choosing gasification technology," says Pertti Lehmonen, Metsä Fibre's project manager. "We have a woodyard, but no bark boiler at the Joutseno mill, so we have plenty of wood residuals available."
Graeme Rodden, Mark Rushton, and Sally Cousins
In this its seventh iteration, the RISI Power List welcomes a host of new names to join many familiar faces. Compared with happenings in previous years, it has been relatively quiet for the pulp and paper industry over the past 12 months. .
Helene Casellas, Product Manager, Rosemount Flow, Emerson Process Management
Selecting and installing the right technology for effective flow measurement in mill processes reduces variability enabling improvements in plant performance and productivity. .