UPM and FSC become global partners
Finnish bio and forestry company UPM and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) have announced a global strategic partnership.
Metsä Wood setting up shop in Estonia
Metsä Wood, part of Metsä Group, is building a new birch plywood mill in Pärnu, Estonia, after acquiring a 10 hectare industrial site in the seaside city.
Trimble doubles down on Finnish companies
US company Trimble has acquired the Finnish duo of Savcor and Silvadata, both of which stem from the forestry field and will complement Trimble’s Connected Forest division.
Metsä Wood launches EUR 100 million investment programme
The Wood Products Industry of Metsä Group is giving its Kerto LVL and plywood operations a significant boost in Finland and Estonia.
Stora Enso in agreement with Rennovia on bio-based chemicals
Finnish renewable materials company Stora Enso and US specialty chemicals company Rennovia Inc have announced a joint development and license agreement.
Stora Enso invests further in China and Sweden
Finnish company Stora Enso is investing approximately 63 million euros in its Consumer Board and Biomaterials divisions.
UPM Raflatac continues downstream with WWF
Finnish label manufacturer UPM Raflatac and WWF Poland have extended their co-operation on the ‘Rivers for Life’ project after signing a three-year contract.
Valmet gives tech boost to USD 160 million project
Finnish company Valmet is to provide key technology to US tissue, paperboard and pulp manufacturer Clearwater Paper’s mill upgrade project in Lewiston, Idaho.
Metsä Board shows its winning influence at Pro Carton ECMA Awards
A total of four cartons utilising Finnish paper and pulp company Metsä Board’s products have won at the 2015 Pro Carton ECMA Awards.
Valmet lands another big Chinese order
Finnish company Valmet has signed its second significant contract in China in a week.