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 Investment will help develop innovative pulp and paper products and usage while creating and maintaining 743 jobs in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Brompton, Quebec

The mill in Corner Brook is set to receive almost $14 million in upgrades, with the aim to become more energy efficient and environmentally-friendly, and cut the facility's carbon footprint by 50 per cent.

Recovered fiber end users continue to experience impacts from fluctuating recycling markets, which they discussed in their recent earnings calls.

Expands Company’s Sustainable Paperboard and Core Converting Operations

Ottawa, ON – Today in Paris, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered Canadian support to France for the reconstruction of the Notre Dame Cathedral, which was damaged by fire in April of this year.

Vancouver, BC Earlier today, the C.D. Howe Institute released a new report entitled: “Branching out: How Canada’s Forest Products Sector is Reshaping its Future”

At VPK, we continuously strive for innovations that deliver on our sustainability promise and increase efficiency.

Essity is divesting its 50% stake in the partly owned company SCA Yildiz in Turkey to the other part owner Yildiz.

Sequana, the parent company of Arjowiggins and currently the majority shareholder in Antalis is to be liquidated, a court has ruled.

Siam Cement Group (SCG), a packaging company from Thailand, will become major shareholder of PT Fajar Surya Wisesa Tbk (IDX: FASW) by acquiring 55 percent shares.

PURCHASE, N.Y., April 1, 2019 – Central National Gottesman Inc. (CNG), which owns a range of sales and distribution businesses in the global pulp, paper, tissue, packaging, wood products and metals industries, announced today that its Lindenmeyr Munroe division has acquired Beck Packaging, expanding its presence in one of the industry’s fastest-growing segments.

Macfarlane Group PLC (“Macfarlane”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Ecopac (UK) Limited (“Ecopac”), a protective packaging distribution business based near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

MONTRÉAL, May 14, 2019 - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced a 5-year extension of its senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility ("ABL credit facility") with an aggregate lender commitment of up to $500 million at any time outstanding, subject to borrowing base availability based on specified advance rates, eligibility criteria and customary reserves.

Borregaard’s operating revenues increased to NOK 1,250 million (NOK 1,217 million)¹ in the 1st quarter of 2019. EBITA adj.² was NOK 157 million (NOK 177 million).

São Paulo, May 9, 2019. Suzano S.A. (B3: SUZB5 | NYSE: SUZ), one of the largest pulp and integrated paper producers in the w orld, announces today its consolidated results for the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19). Data of comparison quarters (4Q18, 1Q18 and LTM4) are a simple sum or the w eighted average of Suzano + Fibria.

Mississauga (ON), May 10, 2019 - KP Tissue Inc. (KPT) (TSX: KPT) reports the Q1 2019 financial and operational results of KPT and Kruger Products L.P. (KPLP).

The business continued to be supported by the investments made in recent years to diversify the product portfolio with packaging and specialities sales volumes for the group up 18% and dissolving wood pulp (DWP) increasing by 16% year-on-year.

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:RYAM) today reported first quarter 2019 net loss of $22 million, or $(0.52) per diluted common share, compared to net income of $24 million, or $0.38 per diluted common share for the same prior year quarter ended 2018.

The Quilted Northern® brand is welcoming a new member to the family– Quilted Northern® EcoComfort toilet paper. On store shelves now, the new product speaks directly to the environmentally‐conscious shopper who doesn't want to sacrifice comfort and quality.

WASHINGTON – The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) issued its Global CEO Leadership Statement 2.0, which includes seven sustainability commitments the global industry will take action on for a better world.

Many Americans toss away packaging without much thought, resulting in the United States – at 4.4 percent of the world’s population – producing 20 percent of the world’s trash, the majority of this being packaging and printed paper (PPP).

Cartons are Fully Recyclable

Stora Enso has joined the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment to eliminate plastic waste and pollution at the source. The Global Commitment and its vision for a circular economy for plastic is led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, in collaboration with UN Environment.

100% electricity self-sufficiency and 64% of fuel from renewable sources among the highlights

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