Growth opportunities

Significant boost to economy and regional development.


UPM has built a 2.1 million tonne greenfield eucalyptus pulp mill near Paso de los Toros in central Uruguay. Besides the mill, the total investment of USD 3.47 billion also includes a pulp terminal in the port of Montevideo as well as investments in local facilities in Paso de los Toros.


Latest developments

The UPM Paso de los Toros pulp mill received the final operating authorization from the environmental authorities on Friday 14 April local time. The start-up of the mill commenced immediately and first customer deliveries are expected to ship in May.



Making an impact


World class pulp mill in central Uruguay