Profile: Sappi Ltd (SAPJ.J)
SAPJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange
5 Dec 2013
5 Dec 2013
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Sappi Limited (Sappi) is a paper and pulp company. The Company is producer of coated woodfree and coated mechanical paper used in books, brochures, magazines, catalogues and other print applications. In addition, it produces newsprint, uncoated graphic and business papers, premium quality packaging papers, a range of coated speciality papers and a range of paper grade pulp. Sappi sells its products to a number of customers, including merchants, such as PaperlinX, IGEPA, Antalis and xpedx, a division of International Paper Company; converters, such as Amcor Flexibles and Novelis, and other direct consumers, such as The CTP Group and Media 24. The Company has three segments: Sappi Fine Paper North America, Sappi Fine Paper Europe and Sappi Southern Africa. On January 31, 2010, the Company closed its production facilities at the Usutu mill in Swaziland. In January 2010, the Company permanently ceased operations at the Kangas mill in Finland.
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