TIMRA, Sweden, Jan 16, 2015 (Press Release) - The present common sales organization for paper and pulp is divided and merged with the respective divisions. This means that SCAS Pulp takes the full responsibility for pulp sales.
Stefan Sjöström, market manager pulp, has been appointed Vice President Sales and Marketing Pulp with responsibility for the sales organization for pulp. He will be reporting to the President of SCA Pulp, Acting President Jens Olsson. The change is effective as of 1 February 2015.
SCA Östrand produces chlorine-free kraft pulp under the Celeste brand and CTMP under the Star brand as well as airlaid material marketed under the Luna brand. Total production of pulp amounts to 500,000 tons.
SCA Östrand is part of SCA's Forest Products business unit, which produces paper for packaging and print, pulp, solid-wood products and renewable energy. SCA Forest Products also manages SCA's extensive forest holding, supplies SCA's Swedish industries with wood raw materials, in addition to offering cost-efficient transport solutions.