Investments for future growth

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Metsä Fibre has two major projects on-going at the moment: we are building a new sawmill to Rauma and running the pre-engineering phase of the Kemi bioproduct mill.


Rauma sawmill


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We are building the world’s most modern sawmill in Rauma, Finland. The value of the investment is approximately EUR 200 million. Construction work started in May 2020, and the production is set to begin during the third quarter of 2022. 


Kemi bioproduct mill project


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We are currently carrying out a pre-engineering project to build a new bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland. If implemented in full, the total value of the investment would amount to EUR 1.5 billion. The target for the ongoing pre-engineering project is to create conditions for building a bioproduct mill with annual production capacity of approximately 1.5 million tonnes of softwood and hardwood pulp to Metsä Group’s current mill site in Kemi. In addition to pulp, the mill would produce various other bioproducts. The final investment decision related to Kemi bioproduct mill is expected to be made earliest in autumn 2020.