SHANGHAI, June 5, 2014 (RISI) - Hebei Yihoucheng Commodity has started up a 25,000 tonne/yr tissue PM at its mill in Baoding city, Hebei province.
The unit, supplied by Andritz, has a width of 2.85 m and a design speed of 1,650 m/min. It has a steel yankee drying cylinder with a diameter of 3.65 m.
The PM was originally to be fired up by the end of last year, but construction work was delayed.
The firm is a major regional producer of nonwoven products such as diapers and napkins.