IP to invest in $125 million mill upgrade


15 December 2004 – Stamford (CT): International Paper is to invest $125 million to modernise its mill in Eastover, South Carolina, in order to enhance product quality and improve efficiency, the company has announced.

Eastover mill has two paper machines that produce white paper used primarily for envelopes and office paper.

IP has said that the upgrade, which will be completed by Q4 2005, will enhance the print and smoothness of the company’s paper products.