The project has started, and the new converting line for consumer tissue products will be operative by the end of 2018. The total value of the investment is approximately Euro 10 million.
“The demand for tissue papers grows steadily in all market areas, and with this investment we want to strengthen our capacity and market position especially in the Central Eastern European markets. At Žilina mill we produce Tento and Mola tissue products for consumers, as well as Katrin tissue products for the away-from-home customers. In addition to this, we also produce tissue products for our customers´ own brands”, says Christoph Zeiler, SVP Consumer Continental.
About Metsä Tissue
Metsä Tissue is a leading tissue paper products supplier to households and professionals in Europe and the world’s leading supplier of baking and cooking papers. Metsä Tissue is part of Metsä Group.