Paper is an everyday commodity which finds various applications in our day to day life. Paper is used to make money in the form of bank notes; paper helps to store information in the form of books, newspapers etc. Letters are written or typed on paper and this is used as a mode of communication, papers like corrugated paper are used for packaging. Tissues are another variety of paper which are used for cleaning or for bathroom hygiene. Papers bags are used to carry groceries for markets. Some varieties of paper are used for electrical insulation, such as litmus paper to test pH of a substance, chromatography etc. All these products come from the paper and pulp companies.
This March, there will be a paper expo in Miami, USA. The Tissue World Miami expo is expected to attract prominent industry players and paper companies. This is an exhibition you do not want to miss if you want to be up to date about the future of the paper industry. Visit their site here for more info.
The major producers of paper in the world are China, USA, Japan, Germany, Republic of Korea, Brazil, Finland, Canada,
Sweden and Italy.
International Paper is one of the leading companies of paper which is situated in USA. They concentrate on fibre based packaging. They have their centres in 24 different countries. They create paper used for educational use, tissues, diapers and other hygiene products. Their papers are also used for packaging and ensuring the safety of the packaged goods. They also produce paper bags, food containers etc. This is the largest paper and pulp mill in the world.
Georgia-Pacific Corp is another leading companies of paper which is also the largest paper mill in the world. It is also situated in USA. They produce tissue, packaging, building products etc. The main products of this company are materials for building and construction, chemicals, packaging and some consumer products.
Weyerhauser corporation is another mill situated in the USA. They grow trees to create forest products. Their main products
are Lumber, engineered lumber, OSB and Panels and distribution.
Stora Enso is a paper producing industry situated in Finland. They provide renewable solutions in packing, biomaterials etc. globally. Their main products include paper, packaging, wood products, biomaterials etc.
Kimberly-Clarke Corp. produces a wide range of hygiene products. They have manufacturing units in 38 countries and sell
products in more than 150 countries.
UPM is a other leading paper industry in Finland. Its main areas of specialization are UPM Raflatac, UPM energy, UPM Biorefining, UPM speciality papers, UPM Paper ENA and UPM Plywood. It has production in over 13 countries.
Some of the other leading companies in the world are Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) located in Europe, Oji Paper in
Japan, Nippon Unipac Holding in Japan and Procter & Gamble in USA.
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