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Metsä Group to build next-generation bioproduct mill in Äänekoski

Bioproduct mill granted a EUR 32 million investment subsidy for renewable energy

News about the letter of intent for bioproduct mill's main equipment deliveries

News about the environmental permit of the bioproduct mill (January 28 2015)

News about the next-generation bioproduct mill

News about demolition of old mill buildings

News about pulp exports via Port of Helsinki


Images and presentations

Images related to the bioproduct mill investment decision

Press conference presentation material on 21 April 2015

Illustration of the new mill area

Bioproduct mill presentation material


Interview with Juha Mäntylä, Executive Vice President, Metsä Forest, about wood supply for the bioproduct mill.

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Interview with Timo Merikallio, Project Director, Metsä Fibre, about planning the bioproduct mill

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Interview with Ilkka Hämälä, CEO, Metsä Fibre Oy, about bioproduct mill project in general

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Interview with Riikka Joukio, SVP, Sustainability & Corporate Affair, Metsä Group, about the environmental impacts of the bioproduct mill

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Press release 9 October 2014

Bioproduct mill project progresses: demolition of old pulp mill begins

The next concrete step in the bioproduct mill project is to demolish the existing, decommissioned pulp mill in Äänekoski to make room for the new bioproduct mill planned for the same site. The demolition work will begin on Thursday 9 October 2014 at noon and is expected to last for about six months.

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Press release 17 October 2014

Metsä Group and Port of Helsinki to prepare pulp exports of Äänekoski bioproduct mill via Vuosaari

Metsä Fibre Oy, part of Metsä Group, and the Port of Helsinki have signed a letter of intent to develop Vuosaari as the export harbour of pulp produced at the planned new bioproduct mill in Äänekoski.

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