Due to the growing demand for pulp chemicals in Finland, Kemira has decided to make a multi-million euro investment in its hydrogen peroxide plant in Oulu. The improved efficiency and operational capabilities will enable Kemira to serve pulp and paper producers even better in the future.
Kemira continues to commit to the pulp and paper industry in Europe also by investigating other bleaching chemical investment needs to support the pulp and paper industry and the announced future pulp mill expansions.Read more
Kemira has updatee its mid-term financial targets and expects its revenue to be EUR 2.7 billion in 2017 with an operative EBITDA margin of 15%. Previous target was for revenue to be between EUR 2.6 billion - 2.7 billion in 2016 with an operative EBITDA margin of 15%. Gearing target has not changed and is expected to remain below 60%.
BRUSSELS, July 1, 2014 (PPI Magazine) - The 3rd editors' tour of Finland took place in late March. Sponsored by Pulp and Paper Technology Finland and led by Teppo Koski, TEKO Consulting, the Teppo Tour as it has come to be called visited 15 businesses in five days.
HELSINKI, July 18, 2014 (Press Release) - Customer needs, sustainability and continuous learning shape Kemira's product development. Fennobind is a step towards more cost-efficient paper production.Read more
After the closure, the remaining sodium percarbonate business in ChemSolutions segment was transferred to Paper segment and ChemSolutions segment was discontinued as of the beginning of Q2 2014.
The figures for Q1 2013-Q1 2014 have been restated according to the new structure and are attached to this release.
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