International Paper has strategically located paper and packaging operations in Brazil.
International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global producer of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper products with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, Europe, North Africa, Asia and Russia. We produce packaging products that enable world-wide commerce; pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal hygiene products; papers that drive communication; paper bags that carry groceries; and paper cups and food containers. We are headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., and employ 53,000 colleagues located in more than 24 countries. Net sales for 2015 were $22 billion.
In Brazil, IP performs in the following businesses: printing and writing papers, packaging papers and corrugated cardboard packaging, employing approximately 5,000 professionals.
The integrated system of printing and writing paper production of International Paper in Brazil consists of three mills: two in the State of São Paulo and one in Mato Grosso do Sul. Its products, lines of printing and writing paper Chamex and Chamequinho, and the graphic paper line Chambril are 100% produced from the cultivation of certified eucalyptus.
The packaging business consists of three packaging paper mills, located in the State of São Paulo, and four units producing corrugated cardboard packaging and sheets: two in the State of São Paulo, one in Goiás and one in Amazonas.