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News on Russian pulp and paper industry.

Ilim Group may make an IPO

January 24, 2022 ` 21:16  
Ilim Group is considering the possibility of making an IPO as one of the alternatives for company development; it is negotiating with banks to that effect, Interfax reports. “The decision has not been made and will depend on...

In January-November 2021, wood pulp export from Russia decreased by 10.3%

January 17, 2022 ` 16:44  
In January-November 2021, the volume of wood pulp export from Russia decreased by 10.3% YoY, reaching 1.873 million tons, as reported by the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation. The value of foreign supplies increased by 34%...

New pellet production opened in Belarus

December 29, 2021 ` 20:19  
GLHU “Smorgon Experimental Forestry” opened a pellet plant with a capacity of 15,000 tons per year in the industrial park of FEZ “Grodnoinvest” in Smorgon. It is planned that all products will be exported.

In January-November 2021, wood pulp production increased in Russia

December 23, 2021 ` 19:41  
According to the data of the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) in January-November 2021, the output of Russian wood pulp increased by 2.5% YoY to 8.1 million tons. Paper and cardboard production increased over the reporting period by...

In January-September 2021, JSC Volga increased its finished products output and shipping by 15%

December 21, 2021 ` 18:40  
The production output of JSC Volga grew to 225,000 tons of finished products over 9 months of 2021 compared to the same period last year; the revenue from paper sales grew by 42%. In 2021, the company increased...

Solikamskbumprom will install a paper packaging line for 500 million rubles

December 21, 2021 ` 18:35  
Solikamskbumprom is getting ready to install a process line for transporting and packaging paper rolls. The new equipment will be supplied by Pesmel (Finland). Investments in the project will reach 500 million rubles. Commissioning is scheduled for May...

VEB.RF Group will fund the extension of a cardboard and paper plant in Tatarstan

December 21, 2021 ` 18:30  
Naberezhnochelninsky Cardboard and Paper Mill will receive 250 million rubles from the Single-Industry Town Development Fund (VEB.RF Group) for building an automated harvesting and warehouse shop. More than 1 billion rubles of investment will be channeled in the...

Pulp Mill Holding will build the second corrugated cardboard plant for Arkhbum in Voronezh

December 17, 2021 ` 13:11  
Pulp Mill Holding procured an official permit from regional authorities to locate a new Arkhbum production venue in Maslovsky Industrial Park in Voronezh. The Group intends to build a plant with the capacity of 188 million m² of...

The Vladimir Region is planning to invest 15 billion rubles in producing cardboard goods

December 17, 2021 ` 12:58  
UK Nikol-Pack is planning to open a cardboard product plant in the Gorokhovetsky District of the Vladimir Region in 2025, investing approximately 15 billion rubles. The design capacity of the new plant is supposed to reach 150,000 tons...

In January-October 2021, wood pulp export from Russia decreased by 10.7%

December 14, 2021 ` 11:06  
In January-October 2021, the volume of wood pulp export from Russia decreased by 10.7% YoY, reaching 1.7 million tons, as reported by the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation. The value of foreign supplies increased by 32.8%...

Ukrainian paper industry demonstrated growth in January – October 2021

December 9, 2021 ` 19:06  
The volume of paper and cardboard production in Ukraine grew by 10.8% YoY over 10 months of 2021. The output of containerboard, including fluting paper, followed a very similar trend – it grew by 8%, while folding boxboard...

In January-September 2021, wood pulp export from Russia decreased by 9.3%

November 12, 2021 ` 10:35  
In January-September 2021, the volume of wood pulp export from Russia decreased by 9.3% YoY, reaching 1.537 million tons, as reported by the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation. The value of foreign supplies increased by 34.3%...