Describes the major structural changes in the paper industry in the 1970s: large oil and pulp price increases, pollution legislation, a shift in the industry’s development of OECD countries, the least developed countries and NICs, and the technological revolution in the manufacture of paper . These factors have led to important changes in the competitive situation and in particular the emergence of three companies pursued “global strategy.” Can be used with Dominion Engineering Works.

Describes the major structural changes in the paper industry in the 1970s: large oil and pulp price increases, pollution legislation, a shift in the industry’s development of OECD countries, the least developed countries and NICs, and the technological revolution in the manufacture of paper . These factors have led to important changes in the competitive situation and in particular the emergence of three companies pursued “global strategy.” Can be used with Dominion Engineering Works.
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Christopher A. Bartlett,
Gary A. Gerttula
16 pages.
Release Date: 14 Juni 1983. Prod #: 383185-PDF-ENG
Note on the Paper Machinery Industry HBR case solution