Paper/Forest Products/Containers

Zaha Hadid Architects Joins Open Source Wood

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Metsa Wood is pleased to announce that London based Zaha Hadid Architects has joined the Open Source Wood initiative - the pioneering open innovation project aimed at facilitating knowledge sharing and growth in modular wood construction. The collaboratio...

2018-03-06 20:27 471

ClipperMaritime Modernizes Container Shipping With Forward-looking Supply/Demand Balance, Trade-lane And Cascade Intelligence Delivered Monthly

New "Horizons Container Report" now offers the industry's most frequent updates and largest fundamental data set. LONDON, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- London-based ClipperMaritime is launching a monthly container industry report, supported by access to a modern and extensive user - friendly d...

2018-02-15 08:00 678

Tissue World Miami Conference to Cover Trends in Manufacturing, Sustainability, Geopolitics

Wide range of topics creates a unique platform for learning and business exchange MIAMI, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- When Tissue World Miami 2018 opens its conference sessions on March 21, participants will gain insights into major trends facing the ...

2018-02-15 05:03 951

Berlinger Special AG: Doping Sample Security is the Paramount Priority

GANTERSCHWIL, Switzerland, January 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The doping samples taken at the coming Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea will be capable of being securely closed and stored. Sample bottle manufacturerBerlinger Special AG is currently assessing any security weaknesses...

2018-01-31 01:43 685

Lagos Wooden Tower Introduces Green Construction to Africa's Largest City

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hermann Kamte, young Cameroonian architect and the founder of company Hermann Kamte & Associates (HKA), is the driving force behind the famous sketch of Lagos Wooden Tower. Originally designed as a submission for Metsa Wood's City Above the City competiti...

2018-01-25 20:30 601

Tetra Pak Pledges Support for EU Plastics Strategy

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tetra Pak pledges to support the European Commission's Plastics Strategy, announced today as part of the EU Action Plan for a Circular Economy.   The company will: * Work with industry partners to ensure that by 2030, recycling solutions ar...

2018-01-24 15:00 675

Tissue World 2018 Conference and Exhibition Returns to Miami March 20-23

North America 's largest tissue industry event to draw over 3,000 attendees from 50 countries MIAMI, Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tissue World Miami 2018 is slated to be the first global exhibition in 2018 to be staged at the newly renovatedMiami Beach Convent...

2018-01-23 03:00 721

First Ever PET Sheets & Thermoforms Summit Zooms into Sustainable Packaging Solutions

CMT's PET Sheets & Thermoforms Summit on 19-20 February 2018 in London, takes stock of innovative thermoform trays and sheets for food packaging as UK's supermarkets, food producers and convenient food market demand sustainable and out of the box packaging solutions. LONDON, Jan. 10, 2018 /PRNew...

2018-01-10 17:00 681

Major European Utilities and Global Pellet Suppliers Attend 3rd Biomass Trade & Power Europe in Copenhagen

Europe's biomass buyers and sellers will convene in Copenhagen for CMT's 3rd Biomass Trade & Power Europe on7-8 February, 2018 to appraise new biomass power projects, pellet demand, pricing trends, sustainability among others issues. COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand for wo...

2018-01-09 16:00 562

Alland & Robert Introduces Karaya Gum to the Food Industry

PARIS, January 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As a natural gum coming from wild trees, Karaya gum is a natural and vegetal ingredientthat can be used for many food and pharmaceutical applications.  Alland & Robert, a French company founded 134 years ago and the international leaderin Karaya gum manufac...

2018-01-09 10:10 678

Global Sawlog Prices Were Higher Throughout the World in the 3Q/17 and are Likely to Continue Upward Into 2018 Because of Strong Demand For Lumber

SEATTLE, Dec. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sawlog prices were up in most regions of the world in the 3Q/17. The price increases from the 2Q/17 were generally smaller in local currencies than in US dollar terms because of the weakening US dollar. In US dollar terms, quarter-to-quarter prices were up t...

2017-12-29 13:05 838

Metsa Wood Calls for Collaboration in Timber Innovation

WASHINGTON, Dec. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Modular construction, using timber as a key element, is a credible solution to fast and sustainable house building. However, Metsä Wood believes that more needs to be done in terms of sharing knowledge and innovation in wood construction to further advanc...

2017-12-27 20:00 522

Record High Prices for Softwood Lumber in North America and Rising Export Prices in Sweden, Finland and Russia as Wood Demand Picks up

HELSINKI, Dec. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand for imported softwood lumber to the US has fallen by six percent during the first nine months of 2017 as compared to the same period in 2016. In contrast, Chinese import volumes have been up 21% year-over-year.  This is an excerpt from the newly rel...

2017-12-27 11:14 1011

CEIS and Haiken Group to jointly compile serial price indexes

BEIJING, Dec. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- China Economic Information Service (CEIS), an affiliate of Xinhua News Agency, signed a cooperative agreement with Haiken Group on Monday to jointly compile "Xinhua-Haiken" serial price indexes. "Xinhua-Haiken" serial price indexes would include "Xinhua-Ha...

2017-12-22 21:41 894

The First Open Source Wood Hackathon in France Created Solutions to Challenging Building Environments

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Metsa Wood organized the first Open Source Wood Hackathon on 13th December in Nantes,France at the Ecole Superieure du Bois. The challenge was to create an innovative wood element for building design in multidisciplinary teams, mentored by experts. All th...

2017-12-22 17:12 883

ADAMA's State-of-the-art Global Formulation Center to Commence Operations

BEIJING and TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global crop protection group ADAMA, the combination of Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. and Hubei Sanonda Co., Ltd. (together, "ADAMA" or "the Combined Company"), today announced that its state-of-the-art global formulation center in Hu...

2017-12-18 16:47 696

Development is more than just Technology - Dow Promotes E-commerce Packaging Evolution by Driving Value-Chain Collaboration and Innovation

SINGAPORE, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- All elements in an industry's value chain-- from raw materials to production, packaging to distribution -- are important to the collective progress of the sector as a whole. Manufacturers who chase for short-term gains by resorting to quick-fixes, such a...

2017-12-13 09:00 518

HH Global Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results

12.0% revenue and 21.6% EBITDA growth over same period last year LONDON, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- HH Global, the world's fastest-growing and most innovative marketing execution partner, today announced financial results for the three months ended September 2017.  Financial highlights * R...

2017-11-29 21:00 792

Roughly Half of All Hardwood Chips Traded in the Pacific Rim Have Been Destined for Chinese Ports in the 1H/17

SEATTLE, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Shipments of hardwood chips in the Pacific Rim have increased for six consecutive years and reached a record-high of 22.9 million odmt in 2016. Last year was also the year whenChina took over Japan's role as the world's largest importer of hardwood chips - r...

2017-11-29 08:05 767

Lucrative Log Markets in China Have Resulted in a Tripling of Softwood Log Export Volumes From Australia the Past Four Years

SEATTLE, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Australia has rapidly become a major exporter of softwood logs and was the world's sixth largest log exporter in 2016. During the 1H/17, the upward trend continued with shipments being 17% higher than in the 1H/16. In 2012,Australia's annual exports totaled ...

2017-11-28 04:15 679
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