M-real invests in French paper mill Alizay

M-real invests in French paper mill Alizay

Press release 13.9.2005

M-real Corporation will invest in its French office paper production facilities
in Alizay, situated northwest of Paris. The 8 million euro investment schedule
comprises rebuilding the forming part of the paper machine. 
With the investment, M-real strives for a clear increase in product qualities
to meet the increasing market demands. The investment also enables M-real to
further utilize Alizay mill's capacity and its convenient location near the key
The main works are carried out during spring 2006.


Peter Sandberg 

Executive Vice President, Office Papers 

For additional information please contact Juha Veräjänkorva, Senior Vice
President, Production & Technology, M-real Corporation, Office Papers, tel. +44
1795 564509 

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