Metsä Fibre's logistics for pulp
                   

A pulp supplier with reliable deliveries

​Metsä Fibre is the world’s leading supplier of bleached softwood market pulp, with an annual production capacity of around 3.25 million tonnes. Efficient and reliable logistics are a crucial part of the company’s pulp production chain. Some 62 per cent of the pulp produced by Metsä Fibre is exported. It makes us the leading market pulp supplier.

3/2019 TEXT: TIMO NYKÄNEN, PHOTOS: GETTY IMAGES

​pulp EXPORT VOLUMES 2018

Europe
790,000 tn/ 39%

China
990,000 tn/ 49%

Other overseas customers
250,000 tn/ 12%

 

pulp EXPORT VOLUMES BY pulp MILL, 2018

Äänekoski 
750,000 tn

Joutseno
620,000 tn

Rauma
420,000 tn

Kemi
240,000 tn

Metsä Fibre's logistics for pulp

LEAD TIME OF SEA ROUTE FROM FINLAND TO CHINA

Container: 55-60 days
Break bulk: 45 days

TOTAL HAULAGE IN 2018

41,000 trucks

182 ships

32,000 containers

28,000 train wagons

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