Finland-headed forest industry and energy technology provider Valmet Oyj and SCG Packaging have signed a two-year roll recovering service agreement to serve SCG’s all subsidiaries in Southeast Asia, which include Siam Kraft Industry Co., Ltd., Thai Cane Paper Public Co., Ltd., Thai Paper Co., Ltd., Phoenix Pulp & Paper Public Co., Ltd., and Vina Kraft Paper Co., Ltd.
Valmet has already been providing roll services to SCG’s two subsidiaries in Thailand since 2000. In addition, Valmet has also been serving SCG Packaging’s subsidiary United Pulp & Paper Public Co., Ltd. in Philippines’ mill since 2018. The value of the agreement, which has been effective as of May 1, 2019, has not been disclosed.
The new roll service agreement will extend the roll recovering service to SCG’s all paper mills including packaging paper and fine paper in Thailand and Vietnam. With this new agreement, Valmet will be responsible for all the roll recovering services consisting of rubber, polyurethane, and composite covering for all rolls.
Valmet’s Service Center in Laem Chabang, Thailand, has world-class technology to serve our customers in the region. We just expanded our service operations on the roll composite covering facilities and it’s definitely supporting us to help our customers to achieve their targets, said Pornpracha Wattanakijsiri, Director, SEA region, Valmet.
SCG Packaging underwent a name change from SCG Paper in 2015 to reflect the company’s focus on packaging and expanding their business in ASEAN. Moreover, having positioned itself as a Total Packaging Solutions Provider, SCG Packaging is committed to developing and providing a full range of quality packaging products and services.