China’s Yueyang Forest & Paper to build 100,000 tonne/yr mechanical pulp line in Hunan
BEIJING, Oct. 27, 2017 (PPI Asia) -Yueyang Forest & Paper is expanding its alkaline peroxide mechanical pulp (APMP) capacity at its flagship mill in Yueyang city, in China’s central province of Hunan.
It has bought a second-hand 100,000 tonne/yr APMP line for RMB 19.11 million ($2.88 million) from affiliate firm MCC Meili Pulp & Paper.
The two companies closed the transaction in late 2016.
Both buyer and seller are indirectly controlled by the state-owned China Chengtong Holdings Group.
Supplied by Andritz, the chemi-mechanical pulp line first started in 2008 at a ...