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Follow the Paper Trail: Uncovering Opportunities in the Tumultuous Paper Industry
September 24, 2019 at 8:55 pm

It’s no secret that market conditions have not been kind to paper products. Earlier this year, Georgia-Pacific became the latest victim of an industry undergoing violent shifts in demand. The mill, which had built a reputation as one of the world’s leading makers of tissue, pulp, packaging, building products and...

International Paper to Sell Its India-Based Paper Business
June 4, 2019 at 6:41 pm

International Paper (IP) has entered into an agreement with West Coast Paper Mills Limited to sell its controlling interest in International Paper APPM Limited, an India-based paper business. International Paper currently owns approximately 30 million...

Australian Currency Typo Results in $1.6B U.S. Dollars Gaffe
May 14, 2019 at 4:50 pm

Australians have developed an inescapable reputation for giving us interesting words and utterances. After a currency miscue by the Reserve Bank of Australia, natives will have considerable cause to bellow “Crikey!” Owing to a news station caller’s discovery, the finance authority is dealing with the circulation of 46 million...

The Paper Chase: Printers Struggle to Cope With a Tight Market for Printing Papers
March 19, 2019 at 6:28 pm

Where did all the paper go? If there are such things as existential questions for the printing industry, this surely is one of them. Printers aren’t agonizing over it now, and realistically, probably never will. But, the current tightness of the market for the kinds of paper that commercial and...

Georgia-Pacific to Exit Printing and Writing Papers Business
January 15, 2019 at 4:19 pm

Georgia-Pacific is exiting the communication papers business following an assessment of its long-term competitive position in a declining market. As a result, the company will permanently shut down the communication papers machines, related converting assets, as well as the woodyard, pulp mill and a significant portion...