BRAZIL > Ahlstrom-Munksjö is set to expand its Louveira plant in Brazil

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Ahlstrom-Munksjö, manufacturer of filtration media for transportation and industrial applications, is set to expand its Louveira plant in Brazil. Ahlstrom-Munksjö employs around 110 people and the Louveira plant is located in the San Paolo region in Brazil.

According to Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of the Business Area Filtration & Performance:

“Demand for filtration media in South America is expected to continue to grow in the coming years and we clearly foresee the need to increase capacity in the future to support the growing demand for filtration media in the region. The acquisition of this land constitutes important steps towards our overall ambition to further develop an industrial platform in South America that will enable us to continue to support our filtration customers in the region for the years to come.”

About Ahlstrom-Munksjö

Supplier of industrial paper, Ahlstrom-Munksjö, distributes décor papers, diagnostic equipment, coating, beverage packaging products, primer foils, health care materials, graphic papers, tapes, wall coverings and other fiber based materials. Ahlstrom-Munksjö has its headquarters in Sweden.