Voith to supply labelling materials production line to UPM in China


UPM chooses Voith Paper to supply labelling materials production line for UPM

Changshu mill in China – UPM has chosen Voith Paper to

supply the labelling materials production line at the UPM Changshu mill in


The agreement covers the main machinery and finishing equipment for the

new machine. With the investment, UPM is strengthening its leading global

position in labelling materials.

“The technological know-how and competitive overall solution were decisive

points for us to select Voith Paper as supplier. We are happy to start this

project with them,” says Timo Heinonen, Project Director from UPM.

The new machine can produce 360,000 tonnes of labelling materials and uncoated

woodfree speciality papers annually, and it will start up at the end of 2015.

All grades enjoy a healthy demand outlook in Asia.

Source: UPM

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