The need for packaging is growing worldwide. And so is the need to have renewable products, which is why innovative solutions and the right kind of materials factor in making environmentally sound packaging.
By 2030, the focus of the global consumer marketplace will have shifted to Asia and the middle class of its growing cities. Products and services will become digital, but demand will also grow in another rising segment: renewable biomaterials.
Our mills are visible in the local landscape, and they bring economic prosperity for many families and the area. We are often one of the biggest employers and taxpayers in the locations where we operate.
A study made by the Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (Etla) shows that UPM produces the most added value in Finland when considering the added value produced by companies themselves and the indirect added value resulting from purchases.