HELSINKI, Nov. 25, 2014 (Press Release) -Tissue World Istanbul 2014 took place in Istanbul, Turkey on September 25-26. The event attracted over 300 key tissue professionals from across Turkey, Western and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Central Asia and Africa.
Kemira participated in Tissue World Istanbul conference with a technical presentation about a new strength technology that provides opportunities for cost savings and machine productivity.Read more
HELSINKI, Oct 24, 2014 (Press Release) - Kemira will implement a price increase of up to 20% for selected Fennosize products globally. The adjustment will be immediately implemented or as the existing contracts allow. The price adjustment is a result of very tight global olefin supply. Linear α-olefin is the main raw material for ASA-products.Read more
Kemira will make a multimillion investment in a production line expansion of process and functional chemistries at San Giorgio site in Italy. The production starts in the beginning of the year 2015 and reaches the full production capacity by the end of March, 2015.
Due to the growing demand for pulp chemicals in Finland, Kemira has decided to make a multi-million euro investment in its hydrogen peroxide plant in Oulu. The improved efficiency and operational capabilities will enable Kemira to serve pulp and paper producers even better in the future.
Kemira continues to commit to the pulp and paper industry in Europe also by investigating other bleaching chemical investment needs to support the pulp and paper industry and the announced future pulp mill expansions.Read more
Kemira has updatee its mid-term financial targets and expects its revenue to be EUR 2.7 billion in 2017 with an operative EBITDA margin of 15%. Previous target was for revenue to be between EUR 2.6 billion - 2.7 billion in 2016 with an operative EBITDA margin of 15%. Gearing target has not changed and is expected to remain below 60%.
BRUSSELS, July 1, 2014 (PPI Magazine) - The 3rd editors' tour of Finland took place in late March. Sponsored by Pulp and Paper Technology Finland and led by Teppo Koski, TEKO Consulting, the Teppo Tour as it has come to be called visited 15 businesses in five days.
HELSINKI, July 18, 2014 (Press Release) - Customer needs, sustainability and continuous learning shape Kemira's product development. Fennobind is a step towards more cost-efficient paper production.Read more