SHIKOKU, Japan, Sept. 26, 2019 (Press Release) -Daio Paper Corporation (hereinafter, the “Company”) hereby announces that the board of directors of the Company approved a resolution at the meeting held today (September 26) to install additional state-of-the-art household paper production facilities to fortify stable supply to the domestic market and strengthen exports to Asian countries such as China in order to fulfill the needs of the market and consumers as the manufacturer of Japan’s top household paper brand.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 30, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will deliver a white liquor pressure disc filter to Daio Paper Co. Ltd's Mishima pulp mill in Japan. The new filter is scheduled to start-up in September, 2017.
The order was included in Valmet's third quarter 2016 orders received. The value of this kind of an order is typically less than EUR 5 million.Read more
MELBOURNE, Australia, Sept. 18, 2014 (RISI) -Daio Paper has started up a revamped PM at its Iwaki mill in Fukushima prefecture, Japan, which is now producing recycled containerboard.
In February, the firm closed a 300,000 tonne/yr fine paper machine at its Kani mill in Gifu prefecture, and relocated it to the Iwaki plant in Fukushima, rather than its Mishima mill as previously reported.
The PM recently started test runs, with the official launch of commercial production set for next month.Read more
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 13, 2013 (RISI) - Daio Paper and Tokushu Tokai Paper in Japan plan to acquire 3% stakes in each other in a move to jointly develop disposable diapers, Jiji Press reported this week.
The companies will also pursue cost cutting measures in tissue paper and containerboard, reports added.Read more