UPM-Kymmene rebuilds Jämsänkoski's label paper machine

Archive 26.10.2001 0:00 EEST

UPM-Kymmene is investing 44 million euros on the rebuild of paper machine 3 at
Jämsänkoski mill. The investment includes new coating and finishing machinery as well
as a new winder and wrapping line. The rebuild will improve the paper quality and the
capacity of the paper machine will increase from the current 110 000 tons to 140 000 tonnes.

Jämsänkoski PM3 produces one-side coated label face and base papers mainly for the self-
adhesive laminate industry. UPM-Kymmene is one of the worlds leading label paper producers.
The total production capacity of Jämsänkoski's and Tervasaari's three production lines is 350 000

For further information please contact:
Mr Jari Tamminen, Business Unit Director, Label Paper Business Unit PM 3, Jämsänkoski,
tel. +358 204 166200
Mr Viljo Paljakka, Vice President and General Manager, Jämsä River Mills,
tel. +358 204 67201

UPM Converting / Communication
26 October, 2001