Recycling market commentary: 16 March 2018

The market remained in the doldrums this week with participants struggling to feel enthusiastic about where the market is headed. Although the market is quiet,...
Container

Recycling export report: paper (January 2018)

The latest export data is of particular interest as it represents the first month under which the Chinese ban of mixed paper was enforced. And...

Secondary Markets Commentary – 9 March 2018

Material is moving, but market continues to be in winter with no signs of spring emerging as yet It has to be said that the...
Plastic bottle bales PET

China launches Blue Sky 2018 to inspect waste imports

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A new programme of inspections of waste imports has been launched by Chinese customs authorities. Blue Sky 2018 will run from March to December and...

Smurfit Kappa rejects takeover bid from International Paper Company

The largest cardboard box manufacturer in Europe and major purchaser of recovered fibre has rejected a takeover bid from US firm International Paper Company. Smurfit...

China to completely ban imports of foreign waste

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said that the country will completely ban imports of foreign waste. In his speech to the opening of the 13th National...
Lee & Man Vietnam

Lee & Man annual profits increase by 76%

Profits in 2017 at Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing have increased by 76% on the year before, the company has revealed. The containerboard and tissue...
Nine Dragons Paper mill

Nine Dragons Paper announces record profit

Chinese containerboard manufacturer Nine Dragons Paper has revealed record profits and sales for the six months up to end of December 2017. The group, which...
Recycling market week ahead

Market conditions – looking ahead (5 March 2018)

Now that the weather across the UK is improving, we should expect more of a return towards normal this week. The heavy snow and strong...

Secondary Markets Commentary – 2 March 2018

The optimism from the end of last week that this might be an improving week for the recycling market was smothered by a layer...
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