Metso in Advanced Talks with Suzano About Supply of Complete Pulp Mill

March 1, 2011 - Metso said that it is in advanced contract talks with Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. about concluding a contract for the supply of all main pulp making technology for Suzano's 1.5 million ton per year greenfield pulp mill to be built in the state of Maranhao in the northeastern part of Brazil.

Metso did not disclose the value of the deal or further details of the proposed contract.

Start-up of the the new pulp mill is expected in first half of 2013.