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Stora Enso shuts down PM permanently

Published by Simon Matthis – 26 Jun 2017 In February 2017, Stora Enso announced that it planned to permanently shut down paper machine 8 (PM8) at Kvarnsveden Mill in Sweden due to structural weakening of magazine paper demand in Europe. Co-determination negotiations with employees at the mill are still ongoing, but PM8 was permanently shut down yesterday. The number of people affected by the reorganization of the mill and shutdown will be determined during 3Q 2017. PM8 had an annual capacity of [...]