Metsä Board Husum Mill

Husum board and pulp mill

Metsä Board Husum mill in Sweden is an integrated board and pulp mill producing folding boxboard, uncoated white kraftliner and bleached chemical pulp. The main markets for Husum’s paperboards are Europe and North-America. Roughly half of the chemical pulp produced in Husum is sold as market pulp. The mill has also an extrusion coating line (annual capacity of 100,000 tonnes) serving the global food and food service packaging market. The site has an own harbour enabling efficient logistics to main markets. 30% of Husum pulp mill is owned by Norra Skog as of January 2021. 


MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright  – a fully coated bleached paperboard with white back

MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree – a fully coated OBA-free folding boxboard

MetsäBoard Pro FSB Cup – a coated food service board

MetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup – an uncoated food service board

MetsäBoard Natural FBB – an uncoated folding boxboard for natural luxury

MetsäBoard Natural WKL Bright – fully bleached uncoated white kraftliner

Key figures

​Number of employees​700
​Production capacity​400,000 t/a folding boxboard
250,000 t/a white kraftliner
730,000 t/a bleached kraft pulp
Metsä Board mill info sheet (English pdf)
​Production lines​Two board machines (trim width 6.50 m; speed up to 1,300 m/min; grammage range 70-365 g/m²)
One coater
Two wood-handling lines for pine/spruce and birch Pulp mill with two fibre lines for bleached softwood pulp and bleached hardwood pulp
Two drying machines

​ISO 9001 (English/Swedish pdf)
ISO 14001 (English/Swedish pdf)
ISO 50001 (English/Swedish pdf)

FSSC 22000 (English/Swedish pdf)

ISO 22000 (English/Swedish pdf)

ISO 45001 (English/Swedish pdf)

PEFCTM Logo Licence (English pdf)
PEFCTM Chain of Custody (English pdf)
FSC® Chain of Custody (English pdf)

Contact details

Metsä Board Husum

896 80 Husum
Tel. +46 663 18000       
Bruksvägen 90
Olov Winblad von Walter
Tel: +46 70 317 81 11

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New folding boxboard line and a new extrusion coating line at Metsä Board Husum

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