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Perlen rolls up the paper market

NZZ am Sonntag – Switzerland’s last newsprint factory is a major player in Europe’s paper manufacturing sector. And it’s all thanks to the company’s courageous shareholder family and state-of-the-art technology.

Mona and Lisa will soon be rattling no more. At the end of this year the Utzenstorf paper factory will switch off its machines after 125 years of production – the third Swiss paper maker to do so within two years. One of Switzerland’s oldest industrial sectors is dying a slow death. Of 32 factories in 1980, only eight are still in operation, and the industry workforce has been halved. 

You can read more (in German) here.