UPM Paper ENA revamps super-calendared paper offering for North America

(Naperville, IL, June 24, 2016)  UPM Paper ENA announces the expansion of SC products and basis weights available from its European mills specifically designed for the needs of the North American marketplace. 

UPM has expanded the offering of low basis weights in SCA and SCA+ papers from its European mills.  UPM Cat NA now includes 26 lb. in both offset and rotogravure, while the UPM Max G and UPM Max H product lines have been broadened to include 28 lb. and 30 lb.  In addition, U.S. basis weights are now available in UPM Smart, a high-bright SCA++ paper that offers an excellent cost-savings alternative to lightweight coated papers.

All UPM SC papers are made at multiple mills to offer supply security and are available with PEFC or FSC certification.

UPM Paper North America
UPM Paper in North America provides a wide variety of printing paper options for magazines, catalogs, inserts, high-end advertising, direct mail, and more. We serve printer, distribution, and end-use customers from 16 modern paper mills located across Europe and the United States. Our extensive logistics infrastructure provides dependable importing, warehousing, and transportation to achieve exceptional on-time delivery. To learn more visit: upm.com/na

UPM leads the way in reforming bio and forest industries. We are building a sustainable future in six business areas: UPM Biorefining, UPM Energy, UPM Raflatac, UPM Paper Asia, UPM Paper Europe and North America and UPM Plywood. Our products are made of renewable raw materials and are recyclable. We serve a global base of customers. The group employs around 19,600 people and its annual sales are approximately EUR 10 billion. UPM shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. UPM - The Biofore Company - www.upm.com

 Contact: Jennifer Wilkerson (443-394-7904) jennifer.s.wilkerson@upm.com