Slovenian pulp, paper and paper converting industry boasts a 400-year-long tradition.
Its gradual development is based on available raw materials, energy, developed chemical and other accompanying industries, adequate infrastructure and highly qualified labour. Traditional product quality thus guarantees the branch´s presence on both home and world markets, particularly European markets.
There are eight paper mills in operation with the following total production:
o newsprint papir 13 percent;
o writing/printing paper 44 percent;
o sanitary paper 13 percent;
o coating paper 2 1percent;
o board 28 percent;
There are twenty-three larger and some fiftysmaller paper and board converting plants with the following total production:
Author: Pulp, Paper and Paper Converting Industry Association