First Quality Tissue expands ther tissue production capacity in the US

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.

Source: Woodbizforum