Finnish Forest Industries Federation (FFIF) informed that pulp production was up 2.6% in 1Q2017 compared to the corresponding period of 2016. Forest industry corporations produced a total of 1.9 Mt of pulp in January–March 2017.
According to the announcement:
- Pulp production increased by 2.6% in 1Q2017 to a total of 1.9Mt
- Paper production contracted 5% to 1.7Mt in 1Q2017
- Paperboard production was up 6.1% to 0.9Mt in 1Q2017
Earlier Finnish Forest Industries Federation appointed Director and Chief Economist.