Engages in the production and commercialization of Forestry, Pulp, Paper, Tissue and Paper Products
Empresas CMPC SA is a producer of forest products in Latin America. It operates through five business segments: Forestry, Pulp, Paper, Tissue and Paper Products. The Forestry business segment consists of products that are logs for the manufacturing of cellulose pulp and solid-wood products, such as sawn lumber, remanufactured products and plywood boards. The Pulp segment processes and markets wood pulp. The Paper segment engages in the production and marketing of cardboard, paper for corrugation and industrial-use paper, and newsprint; distribution of paper; and collecting paper and cardboard boxes for recycling. The Tissue segment is engaged in the production and selling of tissue products, including toilet paper, paper towels, paper napkins and facial tissue, sanitary products, including diapers for children, adults and sanitary tissue for women and hygienic products for consumption in institutions and public places in Chile, Argentina, Peru, Uruguay, Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador and Brazil. The Paper Products segment is engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of paper-manufactured products, such as corrugated cardboard boxes, industrial bags or sacks and molded pulp trays. The company was founded on February 5, 1920 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.