Corrugated cardboard is in demand, but the cost is increasing

Darmstadt ⋅ It was a two-part assessment that the association of the corrugated cardboard industry based in Darmstadt drew on Wednesday. On the one hand, demand for corrugated cardboard packaging was “extraordinarily high” last year, said association chairman Steffen Würth. Sales increased by 6.9 percent in 2021. This rate of increase corresponds approximately to that […]

Lloyd Werft in Bremerhaven sold to the Rönner-Zech Group

In the wake of the MV shipyards in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, the traditional Lloyd shipyard in Bremerhaven also filed for bankruptcy in January. Both companies belonged to the Hong Kong conglomerate Genting. Its cruise division was in trouble because of the pandemic. The Lloyd shipyard has around 230 employees. In addition to the insolvent operating company […]