Cheng Loong to Add New Containerboard Line at Taiwan Mill

Cheng Loong Corp. will install a new containerboard production line at its Hou-Li paper mill in Taiwan, to be supplied by Metso, Finland. The production line is scheduled to startup in the second quarter of 2011. The value of the order exceeds EUR 20 million.

Metso's delivery will include three headboxes for the three-ply liner machine with a dilution profiling system for the back ply, a press section, and a film size press. The dryer section will be equipped with a moisturizing unit for web moisture profile control.

Established in 1959, Cheng Loong Corp. has four paper mills and five paper box plants in Taiwan. The company's annual production capacity of paper and paperboard is approximately 1.8 million metric tons.