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Coldwater Group Expands Drainage Equipment Offering by Acquiring RPM Technologies

Manik Seth
RPM has been a leading supplier of drainage equipment and drainage process solutions for over 14 years with a product line that includes the patented Acu-Pulse™ and Acu-Step™ products. February 6, 2017 Coldwater’s Indian Sales Partner Mr. Rajiv Kumar Agarwal shared with our correspondent that Coldwater Group has acquired RPM......

Paperex 2015: Off to a Flying Start

Manik Seth
The inaugural session kick started the current 12th edition of the show amid boisterous crowd formed of represen-tatives of all corners of the paper industry from India and the world Paperex 2015, World’s Largest Paper Show, with 545 Leading Exhibitors from 33 Countries including Group Participation from- China, Finland and......

APRIL Finds Free Trade as Catalytic to Indian Paper Industry Growth

Manik Seth
APRIL Group is one of the largest, most technologically advanced and efficient makers of pulp and paper products in the world. The company feeds the pulp to Indian paper industry and sees India as one of its most preferred market destinations. Paper Mart interviewed Mr. Sunil Sood, APRIL on the......

Indonesian Paper Industry to Get Tax Incentive

Manik Seth
The industry employs some 2.1 million workers and contributes up to USD 6 billion in foreign exchange February 3, 2016 The Indonesian government is reviewing to give tax incentives to the paper industry. Trade Minister Saleh Husin said the paper industry has high local content, as it employs some 2.1......

“Current Capabilities and Emerging Challenges and Solutions"

Manik Seth
On the 50th Golden Jubilee celebration of IPPTA, leaders of the industry got together to discuss the certain subjects pertaining to theme of the seminar. Each one presented his views and shared their rich experience which resulted in intellectual stimulation for all the delegates. The eminent guest gave a wonderful......
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Waiting for Economic Turnaround

Manik Seth
The previous year saw the Indian paper industry grappling with the global economic crisis. Does it mean that the industry witnessed no significant growth in the previous year? Paper manufacturers in India may not be in the best of moods, but quite a few of them are optimistic that the......

In Person with Mr. Harshpati Singhania

Manik Seth
Mr. Harsh Pati Singhania, Managing Director, JK Paper Ltd, talks to Team Paper Mart on the company's recently-announced Rs 1650-crore expansion plan giving the general picture of the Indian paper industry with regards to the different subjects like future consolidation in the industry, challenge of raw material and manpower and how India can become truly global. Excerpts....

International Paper : First Company to Enter Indian Territory through APPM Acquisition

Manik Seth
In a move which is being noticed by the global paper industry, International Paper made the first acquisition by an overseas company in India by acquiring Andhra Pradesh Paper Mills Ltd (APPM). IP has entered into agreements with Mr. L.N. Bangur, and related family members and affiliates to purchase approximately 53.5 percent of the outstanding shares of Andhra Pradesh Paper...

ABB: Partnering in Growth

Manik Seth
ABB is interested in solving the critical issues facing the Pulp & Paper Industry globally. Its vast engineering talent (roughly half of the company) is always eager to work on the problems and solutions that have a big impact on its users. Mr. Roger Bailey Group Vice President, Pulp & Paper Industries – Process Automation for ABB, has been with...