​Sappi Paper and Paper Packaging

Sappi Paper and Paper Packaging operates three mills and has a production capacity of 690,000 tons of paper and 665,000 tons of paper pulp per annum.

We have a tradition of innovating and developing new products to meet local demand for newsprint, graphic papers, packaging papers used to protect our customers’ products (especially in the agricultural sector) and speciality papers used in the convenience food, confectionery, cosmetic and luxury markets, and tissue paper for household, medical and industrial use in the Southern Africa region.

For detailed information on our mills, please use the related content links below.

Find out more about the Sappi Southern Africa Executive Committee.

Sappi Forests has access to 529,000 hectares of plantations, of which 255,000 hectares are owned or leased and approximately 139,000 hectares are contracted supply.

Sappi ReFibre is Sappi Southern Africa’s secondary fibre division and is responsible for the recycling of used paper and paper products.

Technology is at the heart of our business – discover how we’re making breakthroughs and discoveries that enrich lives.

Discover everything you need to know about our flagship Sappi Technology Centre in Pretoria – a source of innovation for over 50 years.

Sappi’s Research, Planning and Nurseries department enables the cost effective and sustainable supply of suitable forest resources to the business.

Ngodwana Mill produces pulp for own and for market consumption, as well as newsprint, containerboard and dissolving wood pulp (DWP).

Stanger Mill produces pulp for own consumption, as well as coated woodfree paper and tissue wadding.

Tugela Mill produces pulp for own consumption, as well as containerboard and lignosulphonate.