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Readiness of the Industry to Match Swiftly Growing Paper Consumption in the Long-Term

Manik Seth
The Indian paper market is undisputedly among the fastest growing. However, is the domestic paper industry ready to cater to this increasing demand amid some serious issues, viz. high raw material cost, rising imports of good quality paper, stringent environmental norms, etc.? IPMA’s 17th AGM, held recently on January 12,...

Water Usage in Recycled Paper Mills in India and the World

Manik Seth
////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// By Subhash Deodhar Water is absolutely essential for papermaking. Not only is it needed to move all papermaking raw materials within the paper mill, but it is also critical for the paper forming process itself. During drying of paper, water brings the fibers close enough to form bonds between...

Innovative Direct Drive in a Turnkey Rebuild Project

Manik Seth
In October 2014, Mondi Dynäs (Sweden) produced kraft paper for the first time with the assistance of the newly direct drive FlexoDirect® in permanent magnet technology. Within this project, the AS Drives & Services GmbH modernized the complete drive technology of the PM6, together with the cooperation partner Kühne+VogelProzessautomatisierungAntriebstechnik GmbH...

The Road Ahead for Paper & Paperboard Industry

Manik Seth
The inaugural session and ensuing technical sessions at Paperex, Chennai canvassed the major issues and future strategy of all the segments of paper and paperboards based on virgin, agro, and recycled pulp. Paperex South India held its 4th International Technical Conference & Exhibition on Pulp, Paper, Conversion and Allied Industry...

The Changing World of Packaging: Matching the Pace

Manik Seth
The IPPTA’s seminar and technical conference with a major focus on packaging tried to put together an eclectic mix of discussions and technical presentations to cover technological, qualitative and commercial aspects of packaging evolving with time. IPPTA’s conference on ‘Technological Development in the Field of Packaging Grades of Paper &...

A Globally Competent & Diversified Engineering Group

Manik Seth
The company in the past has successfully acquired many breakthrough technologies in the area of pulp and paper production and has been at the fore front of various low-cost, high-outcome solutions. Set to open its third facility in India, GL&V has some really powerful solutions lined for the Indian pulp...

Mehali Papers Begins Commercial Production on Its Coated Board Machine at Dahej, Gujarat

Manik Seth
The new 150,000 tpa coated recycled board mill started the production of multilayered triple coated board from December 1, 2016. December 5, 2016 Mehali Papers Pvt Ltd concluded its first successful trial of newly installed coated board machine on November 11, 2016. The mill after many successful trial runs in...

International Paper Finalizes Acquisition of Weyerhaeuser’s Cellulose Fibers Business

Manik Seth
IP expects to save about USD 175 million annually in “synergies” by the end of 2018. December 2, 2016 International Paper (IP) and Weyerhaeuser have finalized the announced purchase and sale agreement for Weyerhaeuser’s Cellulose Fibers division. The deal worth USD 2.2bn in cash is said to strengthen IP’s position...

US Continues With Antidumping and Countervailing Duties on Coated Paper Imports From China and Indonesia

Manik Seth
USITC determined that material injury to the domestic industry was likely to continue or recur after revocation of the existing ADD and CVD orders. December 7, 2016 There is no end to punitive tariffs on coated paper imports from China and Indonesia in the USA. Under the five-year sunset review...

FPTA: The Indian Paper Industry to Firmly Grow Across All Segments

Manik Seth
We are about 14.5 million tonne as of now, projection says by 2020 our consumption and production will grow up to 20 million tonne and by 2030 we should be around 26.5 million tonne. So, we are talking about 6-7 percent growth in demand which clearly doesn’t exist in other...
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