Munksjö Oyj: Ahlstrom completes the sale of Osnabrück plant to Kämmerer

MUNKSJÖ OYJ, PRESS RELEASE 3 January 2017 at 3:55 p.m. CET
Helsinki, Finland

Munksjö Oyj: Ahlstrom completes the sale of Osnabrück plant to Kämmerer

Ahlstrom Corporation has today published a release announcing the completion of the sale of its German subsidiary with operations in Osnabrück to Kämmerer Paper Holding GmbH. The completion of the sale is one of the conditions for the completion of the merger of Munksjö Oyj and Ahlstrom Corporation. The release is available at

On 7 November 2016, the Boards of Directors of Munksjö and Ahlstrom announced the combination of the two companies through a merger. The combination is expected to be completed in the beginning of the second quarter of 2017 subject to, among other things, approval by the shareholders of the two companies.

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Made by Munksjö – Intelligent paper technology 
Munksjö is a world-leading manufacturer of advanced paper products developed with intelligent paper technology. Munksjö offers customer-specific innovative design and functionality in areas ranging from flooring, kitchens and furnishings to release papers, consumer-friendly packaging and energy transmission. The transition to a sustainable society is a natural driving force for Munksjö's growth as the products can replace non-renewable materials. This is what "Made by Munksjö" stands for. Given Munksjö's global presence and way of integrating with the customers, the company forms a worldwide service organisation with approximately 2,900 employees and 15 facilities located in France, Sweden, Germany, Italy, Spain, Brazil and China. Munksjö's share is listed on Nasdaq in Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at

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Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to customers worldwide. Our offerings include decor paper, filter media, release liners, abrasive backings, nonwovens, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, food packaging and labeling, tape, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics. Combined annual net sales are about EUR 2.2 billion and we employ 6,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at