Rengo announces start of new capacity at joint paper mill in Vietnam
(Vietnam, 23 November, 2016) Rengo Co., Ltd. announces the successful start of the second paper production line at Vina Kraft Paper Co., Ltd. its joint venture containerboard mill in Vietnam.
Vietnam is a growing country in the ASEAN region, with 2016 GDP growth estimated at 6.1%. Demand for containerboard is expanding at the same pace. With this new capacity as well as optimization of the first paper production line, Vina Kraft Paper adds 243,500 tons per annum to its portfolio, bringing the total capacity to 489,000 tons.
The new facility features an environmentally friendly self-sufficient co-generation power plant, a raw material preparation line, and a high-standard effluent treatment plant. (Source: press release)
Cover Photo: Vina Kraft Paper Co., Ltd., Vietnam