17 months of UPM pulp mill project in Uruguay
In summer 2019 UPM announced the investment decision to construct a 2.1 million tonne greenfield eucalyptus pulp mill – their second one in Uruguay. That’s mere 17 months ago, but boy, has the world changed ever since.The investment announcement set things in motion on several fronts. The mill site began buzzling near the rural communities of Paso de los Toros and Centenario.
Ready to go where the market leads
The year 2020 produced disruptions that affected everything from workplace safety to supply and demand for various products. As 2021 begins, how will the pulp industry continue to evolve?.Managing a global workforce across different regions in 2020 was no easy feat. With personnel stretching from China to Uruguay and with employees based in offices as well as in mills and construction sites, UPM Pulp has long understood how to optimise different types of work processes.
The UPM festive wrap!
Take a look at our favourite sustainable tips to making sure your gifts are fun, sustainable and a joy to wrap.The outside world is your friend. There are loads of ways to make a present look beautiful and so many of them are free. Dried orange peel, pine cones and even spruced up twigs can make your gift look thought-through, personal and stunning.
Hedging your bets with wood pulp
Two exchanges are now offering pulp futures contracts. This new opportunity to hedge future price changes decreases risks for companies and increases their ability to forecast. It’s easier to run a business when things are predictable. Your job is simpler if you know how much you will spend next month to power your factory and how many euros you will receive from your deal in Japan.
COMO EL ORO Y EL PETRÓLEO
El agua "cotiza" en Wall Street, por primera vez en la historia
NEW YORK (Uypress)- Este lunes comenzó a cotizar, en Wall Street, el agua, en el mercado de futuros de materias primas, debido a su escasez, cuyo precio fluctuará ahora como lo hacen el petróleo, el oro o el trigo, informó CME Group.
El agua comenzó a cotizar en el mercado de futuros de Wall Street
La agencia Efe publicó que el agua, la base de la vida en la Tierra, comenzó este lunes a cotizar en el mercado de futuros de materias primas debido a la escasez de este bien, cuyo precio fluctuará ahora como lo hacen el petróleo, el oro o el trigo.
Montevideo – TodoElCampo – El agua inició ayer una nueva etapa en el mundo comercial al comenzar a operar sus cotizaciones en el mercado de futuros de Wall Street
CDP recognises UPM with an outstanding triple ‘A’ score for its environmental performance
INVESTOR NEWS. CDP, a global non-profit organisation, has recognised UPM as one of the world’s Triple A List companies for tackling climate change and taking actions to ensure sustainable forest management and water security. Only ten out of more than 5,800 companies were able to receive a Triple A recognition and UPM got it for the second year in a row.