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Smurfit Kappa rejects IP for the second time

For the second time this month, Smurfit Kappa has said no to a proposal from International Paper. Kappa’s board said it received a revised proposal from IP on Thursday evening,… This content is accessible to…


Current recovered paper prices: March 25, 2018

Old corrugated container (OCC) and mixed paper prices remained weak but stable in late March, but traders continue to report strong markets for pulp substitutes. An upward adjustment in the… This content is accessible to…



China’s scrap policy among concerns of WTO

Members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) continued their three-year review of the Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Agreement, discussing 56 trade concerns, including China’s environmental protection control standards for imported solid waste as raw…


Australia frets over China waste crisis

China’s recyclables import restrictions are creating a “crisis” in Australia, and the government is being asked to intervene. Find out more here. This content is accessible to paid subscribers. Get subscription information here.




Zeid elected president of Paper Stock Chapter

Leonard Zeid, executive vice president and director of the Brokerage Division of Midland Davis Corp., has been elected president of the Paper Stock Industries Chapter (PSI) of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Industries (ISRI)….


Current recovered paper prices: March 15, 2018

Across the country, mixed paper (PS-54) is literally without value, as some processors have reported landfilling some of their material due to lack of markets. The only positive mill buying… This content is accessible to…