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Metsä Fibre Oy (formerly Metsä-Botnia)

Headquarters in Finland

Metsä Fibre Oy website: https://www.metsafibre.com/en/Pages/default.aspx

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21 September 2006

Ence announces withdrawal from conflictual papermill investment in Fray Bentos Uruguay!

Author: Center for Human Rights and Environment (CEDHA)

Rumors were confirmed that ENCE, one of the controversial pulp mills being constructed in Fray Bentos Uruguay, on the Argentine border, will abandon its pulp mill investments at the present location. Alluding to the open conflict between Argentina and...

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21 September 2006
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Author: ANSA

El presidente de la empresa española Ence, José Luis Arregui, anunció que se buscará una nueva ubicación para la planta de celulosa que debía construirse en Fray Bentos...aunque ratificó la decisión de instalar la pastera en Uruguay. Arregui aseguró...

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21 September 2006

Spanish firm says to move Uruguay paper factory

Author: Patricia Avila, Reuters

A Spanish company that planned to build a paper pulp mill in Uruguay said on Thursday it would move the plant to a new location in the country amid an environmental row with neighboring Argentina. "...we are going to move the plant because it's...

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21 September 2006
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28 August 2006
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Author: El País

Una delegación argentina integrada por representantes de diferentes sectores sociales viajó hoy rumbo a Finlandia, pais de origen de la empresa Botnia, para exponer su oposición contra la instalación de una planta de celulosa en la ciudad uruguaya de...

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29 July 2006
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Author: Canal once [Argentina]

Fuentes empresariales que conocen la iniciativa en detalle admitieron que el ánimo que predomina entre los máximos directivos de ENCE es el de congelar de modo definitivo la fábrica proyectada sobre la margen oriental del río Uruguay...Sin embargo, la...

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13 July 2006

Court allows Uruguay pulp mills

Author: BBC

The International Court of Justice has ruled that Uruguay can continue building two pulp mills which Argentina argues will pose a pollution threat. The court ruled that the construction of the mills [by Botnia & Ence] posed no serious threat to...

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13 July 2006

Intl. Court of Justice rules against Argentina's environmental concerns, saying Uruguay pulp mills construction can continue

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13 July 2006
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Author: BBC Mundo

La Corte Internacional de Justicia de La Haya emitió este jueves su fallo sobre la construcción de dos papeleras en Uruguay, diciendo que ese país no tiene que suspender la edificación de las fábricas, tal como lo reclamaba su vecino argentino.....

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13 July 2006

Pulp Mills on the River Uruguay (Argentina v. Uruguay)- The Court finds that the circumstances, as they now present themselves to it, are not such as to require the exercise of its power to indicate provisional measures

Author: International Court of Justice

The International Court of Justice (ICJ), principal judicial organ of the United Nations, today gave its decision on the request for the indication of provisional measures submitted by Argentina in the case concerning Pulp Mills on the River Uruguay.....

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