Metso Corporation's press release on September 3, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. local time
Metso will supply a container board machine to Fujian Liansheng Paper Co., Ltd, in Zhangzhou city, Fujian province, on the southeast coast of China. The start-up of the production line is scheduled for the Q4 of 2010. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The order is included in Paper and Fiber Technology's Q3 orders received.
Metso's delivery will include a complete board machine with production capacity of around 300,000 tonnes of fluting type container board annually.
Fujian Liansheng Paper Co., Ltd. started paper production in 1999. The company established the Zhangzhou mill site in 2006.
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Further information for the press, please contact:
Ari Harmaala, President of Metso Operations in China
Tel. +86 13911792766
Kaarlo Hedman, Vice President, Sales, Paper business line, Metso
Tel. +358 40 585 9943