Profile: Mercer International Inc (MERC.O)
21 Nov 2014
Mercer International Inc., incorporated July 12, 2005, provides sourced fibers, renewable energy and bio-chemicals. The Company produces and sells approximately 1.5 million air-dried metric tons (ADMT) of northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp, over 700,000 megawatt-hours of electrical power, and over 20,000 tons of bio-chemicals. Its operations consist of three modern pulp mills-Rosenthal, Stendal and Celgar. The Rosenthal and Stendal mills are located in eastern Germany, approximately 300 kilometers south of Berlin and 130 kilometers west of Berlin, respectively. Its Celgar mill is located in southeastern British Columbia, Canada, approximately 600 kilometers east of Vancouver.
The Company ships NBSK pulp globally to paper / tissue manufacturers, it provides energy to local utilities and it supplies bio-chemicals to regional specialty chemicals producers and fuel refiners. The Rosenthal mill has an annual NBSK pulp capacity of 360,000 ADMT and electricity generation capacity of 57 megawatt. The Stendal mill has an annual NBSK pulp capacity of 660,000 ADMT and electricity generation capacity of 148 megawatt. In addition, Stendal has the capacity to produce 25,500 tons of crude tall oil per year. The Celgar mill has an annual pulp capacity of 520,000 ADMT and an electricity generation capacity of 100 megawatt.
Mercer International Inc
700 WEST PENDER STREET, SUITE 11
VANCOUVER BC V6C 1G8