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No relief funds for China, legislation demands

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) today introduced legislation that would prevent any funds appropriated by the U.S. Congress, including coronavirus relief funds, from being distributed to businesses owned by the Chinese government. The “No CHINA (Chinese…


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Lee and Man profit per ton drops by 34 percent

Per ton net profit for Chinese containerboard maker Lee and Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd. last year dropped 34 percent, from US$102.53 to $67.54, according to the company’s 2019 annual results… Thank you for checking us…





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When will the paper markets get going again?

The latest quarter maintained the same momentum as its predecessor – demand is flat and the reel market has failed to mirror its level of 2018, reported Jean-Luc Petithuguenin, of… Thank you for checking us…


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Wastepaper tariffs to rise to 30 percent

By Ken McEntee China will increase its U.S. recovered paper import by 5 percent, to 30 percent, on December 15, according to the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI). ISRI… Thank you for checking us…




The Market: Global scrap paper markets remain weak

With limited Chinese demand for old corrugated containers (OCC) and a reduced European demand for packaging, the global recovered paper market remained weak through the second quarter of the year,… Thank you for checking us…