Metsä Fibre at Shanghai Pulp Week 2017
 
 
 
 
 

Metsä Fibre at Shanghai Pulp Week 2017

​Metsä Fibre took part in the annual gathering of pulp producers and customers in mid-March at Shanghai Pulp Week. As part of the week’s events, the China Paper and Pulp Industry Chamber of Commerce (CPICC) organised the 2017 China International Pulp Forum, with Metsä Fibre as its Exclusive Partner.

4/2017 TEXT: TIMO NYKÄNEN, IMAGES: METSÄ FIBRE

​The conference, titled “The Outlook of China Pulp Market Demands in 2017”, included speakers from the local industry, market analysts and Metsä Fibre’s Harri Vertanen, Vice President, East & Southeast Asia. His presentation, “What it takes to build a megaproject”, detailed the background and different stages of the new Äänekoski bioproduct mill. With a yearly production capacity of 1.3 million tons, the new mill will answer to the growing demand of softwood pulp. Vertanen noted how the mill will also give rise to an expanding ecosystem of partner companies, utilizing all the sidestreams of pulp production.
Metsä Fibre at Shanghai Pulp Week
During the week, Metsä Fibre arranged a fun opportunity to take a photo against a backdrop of the construction site of the bioproduct mill, which proved very popular with visitors!

Shanghai Pulp Week 2017
 

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