The Development of Paper Industry in Guangdong and Major Papermaking Provinces (Regions) of South China will Bring Enormous Business Opportunities
·In 2007, production of machine made paper and paperboard from more than 380 large-scale papermaking enterprises in Guangdong Province reached 10,290,000 Tons, ranking third in the country. This is a 5.8% increase as compared with the same period last year. Paper and paperboard consumption is about 13,000,000 Tons, ranking first in the country. There are 31 companies in Guangdong Province possessing more than 100,000 Tons of production capacity for machine made paper and paperboard. Among the 31 enterprises, there are two companies (Nine Dragons Paper, and Lee & Man Paper) with production amount of more than 1,000,000 Tons; and there are 6 companies with production amount of greater than 300,000 Tons but less than 1,000,000 Tons (Guangzhou Paper Group Ltd, Dongguan Jianhui, Foshan Huafeng, Dongguan Jinzhou, Zengcheng Wanlida, Zhongshan Rengo Hung Hing); and about 23 companies with production amount of greater than 100,000 Tons but less than 300,000 Tons.
·In 2007, there are total 186 large-scale papermaking enterprises in Hunan Province. Production
for machine made paper and paper board reached 2,226,200 Tons, ranking eighth in the country.
·In 2007, production of machine made paper and paperboard in Guangxi Autonomous Region
reached 1,634,400 Tons, which increased by 12.8% as compared with the same period last year. At present, there are 12 companies in Guangxi Province possess pulping and papermaking capacity of more than 100,000 Tons; 28 companies possess capacity of more than 10,000-100,000 Tons; and others are small enterprises with capacity of less than 10,000 Tons.
·There are 175 large-scale pulping and papermaking enterprises in Fujian Province in 2007; including 6 pulping enterprises, 169 papermaking enterprises. Production for paper and paperboard reached 2,378,500 Tons, ranking seventh in the nation.
·In 2007, Jiangxi Province has a total of 67 enterprises with above designated scale. Production of machine made paper and paperboard amounted to 1,060,000 Tons.