13 September 2012 日本製紙(石巻) Nippon paper (Ishinomaki)

Ishinomaki Mill Fully Restored
Operations resume for Paper Machine N2 and Coating Machine 2

After being affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. resumed operation of Paper Machine N2 and Coating Machine 2 at the Ishinomaki Mill (Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture) today. As a result, the production capability at Ishinomaki Mill has recovered to around 850,000 tons/year, with all six paper machines and two coating machines at the mill having resumed operations based on the Plan for Paper Business Revitalization released in August of last year.