Metsä Board has closed the divestment of Gohrsmühle mill

Metsä Board Corporation Stock Exchange Release 21 May 2015 at 9 am EET

Metsä Board Corporation, part of Metsä Group, announced on 29 April 2015 that it has agreed to divest 100 per cent of its shares in Metsä Board Zanders GmbH including all related liabilities to mutares AG’s fully owned holding company and its partner company.

The transaction has been closed.



For further information, please contact:

Markus Holm, CFO, tel. +358 10 465 4913                                                                                                   

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Metsä Metsä Board is a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards including folding boxboards, food service boards and white kraftliners. Our lightweight paperboards are developed to provide better, safer and more sustainable solutions for consumer goods as well as retail-ready and food service applications. We work together with our customers on a global scale to innovate solutions for better consumer experiences with less environmental impact. The pure fresh fibres Metsä Board uses are a renewable resource, traceable to origin in sustainably managed northern forests. The global sales network of Metsä Board supports customers worldwide, including brand owners, retailers, converters and merchants. In 2017, the company’s sales totalled EUR 1.8 billion, and it has approximately 2,350 employees. Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.