First Quality Tissue (FQT) invests into the tissue capacity expansion at its Anderson mill in the US. According to the announcement, the company placed a order for a a complete Advantage ThruAir lone with Valmet. The new production line is planned to be started-up in the second quarter of 2018.
The new machine will have 70,000 tons production capacity of ultra-premium quality tissue. Currently, FQT is already operating five tissue machines in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania and in Anderson, South Carolina.
About First Quality Tissue:
The company is a leading manufacturer of nondiscretionary consumer products. The company is a market leader that offers a very diversified and full product offering of high quality private label and branded products. It is a member company of the privately held First Quality group of companies, headquartered in Great Neck, New York.