PAMSA has been promoting the interests and efforts of the South African pulp and paper industry since 1992. Any company involved in the manufacture of pulp, paper, board, tissue and recycled paper may become a member.
Value Chain Partners
The pulp and paper sector is part of a vibrant ecosystem of forestry and forest product related associations, both locally and abroad, as well as groups in the waste and recycling arena.
The producer responsibility organisation for the paper and paper packaging industries of South Africa which oversees the implementation of extended producer responsibility and related activities.
South Africa’s forestry organisation representing timber growers.
This is a voluntary industry body closely associated with the Institute of Packaging South Africa, and attracts major raw material suppliers, brand owners, retailers and other organisations with interests in the packaging industry as members.
The FSCC was established to support, monitor and facilitate the implementation of the Forest Sector Transformation Charter and ensure a transformed and sustainable forest sector that is fully compliant with the Forest Sector Code.
PAMSA is a member of the ICFPA which represents more than 30 national and regional forest and paper associations around the world. Together, ICFPA members represent more than 90% ofglobal paper production and half of global wood production.
A sector education and training authority that improves and develops skills within the sector, identifies skills development needs and ensures that national standards are maintained .The FP&M Seta looks after 13 sub-sectors, including clothing, textiles, footwear, general goods, leather, forestry, wood products, furniture, packaging, printing, print media, publishing and pulp and paper.