PAMSA has been promoting the interests and efforts of the South African pulp and paper industry since 1992. Any employer involved in the manufacture of pulp, paper, board, tissue and recycled paper may hold PAMSA membership.
The Corruseal Group manufactures and supplies corrugated packaging to the FMCG, agriculture, industrial and automotive sectors nationally. With a 50-year history, Corruseal has grown through a combination of organic growth, acquisitions and partnerships into a fully integrated supplier from waste collection to finished box. It has a footprint across South Africa with 10 manufacturing sites and over 1500 people.
Tel: +27 (0) 31 910 9400
Kimberly-Clark South Africa, a subsidiary of the US-based Kimberly-Clark Corporation, is a marketer of tissue and hygiene products. With manufacturing facilities in Gauteng and the Western Cape, the company focuses on professional consumer products such as feminine care, baby and child care, and family care.
Toll-free number: 0800 115 711
Mondi South Africa owns and manages 250,000 hectares of FSC® certified plantations in KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga. It produces hardwood pulp and virgin containerboard at the Richards Bay mill; and uncoated fine paper and newsprint at Merebank mill in Durban.
Corporate office: + 27 (0)11 994 5400
Merebank: +27 (0) 31 451 2111
Mpact is a manufacturer of paper and plastics packaging in southern Africa. Mpact Paper is integrated across the recycled paper-based corrugated and converted paper packaging value chain. Its paper division manufactures recycled based packaging and industrial paper grades such as containerboard and cartonboard while the corrugated division makes and sells a range of printed and unprinted converted corrugated products, including board, which is used to manufacture corrugated packaging, corrugated boxes, die-cut cases, folded glued cases, trays and point-of-sale displays. Mpact Recycling forms an essential part of Mpact’s value chain, having processed over 500,000 tonnes of recovered paper in 2015.
Tel: +27 (0) 11 994 5500
Neopak is a paper-based packaging manufacturer that offers solutions to businesses in the FMCG, agricultural and export markets. Neopak has four major facilities in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth as well as two paper recycling mills in Tshwane. Its operations source flexographic printing and die cutting tooling from the in-house Corroflex operation, while research and development (R&D) is channelled through the R&D facility in Cape Town.
Tel: +27 87 985 0618
Sappi Southern Africa (SSA), headquartered in Johannesburg, employs 5,372 people, owns 492,000 hectares of plantations, two paper mills , one paper and specialised cellulose mill, one specialised cellulose mill and one sawmill. SSA has an annual capacity of approximately one million tonnes of dissolving wood pulp, 1,780 million tonnes of paper pulp and 935,000 tonnes of paper. It produces uncoated graphics and office papers; as well as tissue, newsprint, linerboard, semichemical fluting and lignosulphonates.
Tel: +27 (0) 11 407 8111
The Twinsaver Group is a national manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded tissue products – supplying both consumer households and businesses across South Africa. The company was an acquisition by Ethos Private Equity Group of what was formerly known as Nampak Tissue. The head office is situated in Bryanston, with manufacturing and converting facilities in Vereeniging, Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town. Twinsaver Group also holds 50% equity in Neopak Recycling.
Tel: +27 860 777 111