ECMA, the European Carton Manufacturers Association, provides the European folding carton industry a marvellous venue to explore the opportunities for industry growth from 18-20 September 2013 in Dubrovnik, Croatia.Read more
At present, the facility concentrates on the production of heavy-duty boxes for industrial customers. According to the firm, the plant can produce up to 15 million m²/yr.
However, Europac is set for further growth in the country. In June, the firm, which sees an important potential for growth in the country, will complete the installation of two converting lines that will produce conventional boxes.Read more
The new PM had been due to come online by last October, but finally came online late last quarter.
Besides the new BM, the Bhadrachalam plant currently runs six machines with a total capacity of 475,000 tonnes/yr of printing and writing paper and packaging grades.Read more
BRUSSELS, May 30, 2013 (PPI Europe) -The members of the German corrugated board industry association managed to raise their sales volumes both year on year and quarter on quarter in the first three months of 2013. According to the industry association Verband der Wellpappen-Industrie (VDW), more than 1.8 billion m² of corrugated board were sold in Q1, around 4% and 2.4% more than in the same period last year and in Q4 2012, respectively.Read more
Built with an investment of Rs 700 crore, the new facility can make 8.5 billion packages a year, and provides for ramping this up to 16 million packages annually. The company has also moved the operations from its earlier location at Takwe to the new plant.Read more