Valmet receives EUR 110 million order from China
Finnish Valmet will supply main equipment to Huanggang Chenming Pulp & Paper’s new pulp mill in the city of Huanggang in China. The value of the order is approximately 110 million euros.
The pulp mill is designed for flexible production to respond to market development and expected to start up in 2017.
“Huanggang pulp mill project offers both our engineering and production personnel work in the Nordics, Asia Pacific and China. This pulp mill will be the world’s largest dissolving pulp producer, and the order shows the customer’s trust on Valmet’s know-how in pulp and dissolving pulp technology,” says Bertel Karlstedt, president of Valmet‘s Pulp and Energy Business Line.
Valmet’s services cover everything from maintenance outsourcing to mill and plant improvements and spare parts. The technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bio-energy production. Valmet’s net sales in 2014 were approximately 2.5 billion euros.