Metsä Board is a leading European folding boxboard and white fresh forest fibre linerboard producer as well as a market pulp supplier. The company’s sales network serves brand owners, converters and merchants.
The preferred supplier of premium paperboards
Metsä Board is ready for even bigger growth after successful restructuring. Our vision is to be the preferred supplier of premium paperboards, creating value for customers globally.
In folding boxboards, we seek growth in all markets and end-uses. In linerboards, our target is to grow especially in coated grades primarily in the Americas and Europe.
Our strategic cornerstones are focus, growth and profitability.
We focus on premium fresh forest fibre paperboards for consumer and retail packaging.
We target at growing profitably together with brand owner, converter and merchant customers globally, in businesses that benefit from our safe and sustainable paperboards.
Our profitability is based on superior cost efficiency and healthy sales prices, driven by high-quality pulps and unique technical know-how.
Paperboard is one of the core businesses within Metsä Group. As a long-term majority shareholder, Metsä Group has a clear industrial ownership strategy for Metsä Board – profitable growth. Metsä Board benefits from the competencies, financial strength and scale of operations of Metsä Group.
Metsä Board supports its customers’ businesses by providing high-performance paperboards for consumer and retail packaging and graphics. Together with its customers and partners, Metsä Board develops products and services for demanding end uses. The company’s paperboard is mainly used for the packaging of food, beautycare and healthcare products, cigarettes and consumer durables as well as graphics.
Metsä Board is headquartered in Finland. In 2014, the company’s sales totaled EUR 2.0 billion, and it has approximately 2,600 employees. Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
At Metsä Board we strive to remain agile and responsive to customer demand in a global business where markets and operating environments can change rapidly.