Ukrainian enterprises crank up production
According to «UkrPapir» data, in general in Ukraine (including non-producers) the output of corrugated production increased by 14.7% last year to 1 billion and 24 million m², paper and cardboard – by 11.6%, to 923.9 thousand tonnes.
Kiev CPM, a part of Pulp Mill Holding, in 2017 increased its production output (in terms of money) in 14, 8% in comparison with 2016 – till 4 billion and 850 million hryvnais. Kiev CPM increased corrugated boxes output by 5, 6% till 221, 5 million m².
Rubezhanskiy CPM, taking into account the production of Trypilskiy Packaging Mill, in 2017 produced 226, 77 million m² of corrugated boxes that for 10, 2% more than in 2016. At year-end mills also increased the production of materials for corrugated board (board and corrugated paper) – till 278, 25 thousand tonnes.