Valmet to Supply Containerboard Machine to Cheng Yang Paper Mill Co. in Vietnam

Cheng Yang's new containerboard machine will have the capacity to produce 1,450 tonnes per day.

March 7, 2014 - Valmet said that it will supply an OptiConcept M containerboard production line for Cheng Yang Paper Mill Co., Ltd. in Vietnam.

The value of the order was not be disclosed.

According to Valmet, the new production line is planned to produce high-quality containerboard grades out of 100 percent recycled raw materials. The start-up of the machine is scheduled for 2015.

"The line ordered by Cheng Yang Paper Mill will be Valmet's fifth OptiConcept M production line to be supplied to Asia," said Kari Räisänen, Sales Director of Valmet. "The first delivered line was successfully started up in China in December 2012."

"The advantage of our OptiConcept M technology is in its modular approach which enables short delivery times, quick startup and low project costs," Räisänen added.

The production capacity of the new machine will be approximately 1,450 tonnes per day and the design speed is 1,300 m/min.

Cheng Yang Paper Mill Co. manufactures kraftliner, testliner and medium paper grades. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. Cheng Yang operates as a subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Ltd.

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SOURCE: Valmet