Pulp Mill Holding: We intend to implement two projects for the construction of new plants in the Kaluga region for the confidence in preferences for investorsThe Podolsk branch of Arkhbum started commercial operation of the second manufactured by BOBST production lineArkhangelsk PPM Visited by the Acting Governor of the Arkhangelsk RegionMore than 100 mln m2 of finished products produced and sold since the opening of the Voronezh site of Arkhbum JSC APPM has spent 365.7 million rubles for social policy and charity in 2019 Arkhbum JSC has successfully implemented the project on the integration of its branches into a single production planning line based on the OMP CSBS 4.70 systemPulp Mill Holding: We intend to implement two projects for the construction of new plants in the Kaluga region for the confidence in preferences for investorsThe Podolsk branch of Arkhbum started commercial operation of the second manufactured by BOBST production lineArkhangelsk PPM Visited by the Acting Governor of the Arkhangelsk RegionMore than 100 mln m2 of finished products produced and sold since the opening of the Voronezh site of Arkhbum JSC APPM has spent 365.7 million rubles for social policy and charity in 2019 Arkhbum JSC has successfully implemented the project on the integration of its branches into a single production planning line based on the OMP CSBS 4.70 systemPulp Mill Holding: We intend to implement two projects for the construction of new plants in the Kaluga region for the confidence in preferences for investorsThe Podolsk branch of Arkhbum started commercial operation of the second manufactured by BOBST production lineArkhangelsk PPM Visited by the Acting Governor of the Arkhangelsk RegionMore than 100 mln m2 of finished products produced and sold since the opening of the Voronezh site of Arkhbum JSC APPM has spent 365.7 million rubles for social policy and charity in 2019 Arkhbum JSC has successfully implemented the project on the integration of its branches into a single production planning line based on the OMP CSBS 4.70 system

Group of Companies Pulp Mill Holding builds a new corrugated board plant in Ulyanovsk

13 dec 2019

In accordance with the development of corrugated packing business division of Pulp Mill Holding within the framework of corporate strategy of vertical integration and increase of share of deep processing products in the structure of holding revenue, the company has started the construction of a new corrugated board plant in Ulyanovsk (Provolzhsky Federal District).

Earlier on, Arkhbum JSC has purchased a plot of land, containing the buildings and и BHS corrugator without corresponding infrastructure facilities, from one of local companies.

Transaction amount is confidential.

At the present moment, the new plant of Group of Companies – branch of Arkhbum JSC in Ulyanovsk - is currently under construction. As explained by Irina Galakhova, CEO of Arkhbum JSC, a combined re-equipping program of plant is approved; it consists of two main stages: at the 1st stage (2020) the two converting lines and corrugator will launched (tender is ongoing), at the 2nd stage (2021 – 2023), launch of four processing lines, increase of warehouses square, etc.

The company estimates the cost of this program at 2,5 bln rubles.

Irina Galakhova also indicated the capacity of the new plant for the production of corrugated packaging and corrugated board in Ulyanovsk - 16 mln m² per month (annual capacity - 192 mln m²).

Ulyanovsk plant of Arkhbum JSC will be launched at the end of 2020.

The plant will produce products similar to those produced at the sites of JSC Arkhbum in Podolsk, Istra-1, Istra-2 and Voronezh: 3-and 5-layer corrugated products - regular slotted containers, rotary and flat die cutting boxes.

Thus, with the launch of the Ulyanovsk plant of Arkhbum JSC, the Arkhangelsk PPM will have five centers for the production of corrugated products.

Reference

Arkhbum JSC is a subsidiary of Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill JSC (the only shareholder is Pulp Mill Holding).

The main business directions of activity are "Logistics" and "Corrugated Packaging".

In 2019, Arkhbum JSC becomes the potential leader of the Russian Federation in the production of corrugated packaging with an annual capacity of one billion m2, taking into account the startup of the fourth container processing center of the Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Pill (Podolsk, Istra-1, Istra-2 and Voronezh).