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Mayor of Kushiro Requested Nippon Paper to continue With Kushiro Mill

Following the announcement that the major paper manufacturer “Nippon Paper Industries” will withdraw from the paper manufacturing business at the Kushiro Plant next year, Mayor Etsuna of Kushiro City visited the head office in Tokyo on the 13th and requested the president to continue the business. Nippon Paper Industries, Ltd. announced on the 5th of […]

Nippon Paper Industries to Close Kushiro Paper Mill in Japan by Sept. 2021

Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. has announced plans to close its Kushiro paper mill in Hokkaido, Japan, in September 2021. The mill’s primary products are newsprint, publication paper, and kraft paper. Nippon Paper explained that it has already reduced approximately 760,000 tonnes of annual production capacity in order to achieve a proper balance between demand […]