A Success Story A Day: Wisconsin’s Paper Industry

Oct30_PaperIndustryImageIndustry: Paper
As the leading paper producer in the U.S., Wisconsin has more pulp and paper mills concentrated in the central and northeastern region than anywhere else in the country. Even in the age of digital media, the state’s paper industry is staying strong by specializing in specialty paper production. Additionally, Wisconsin is highly dedicated to sustainable practices, and manages its rich timber resources closely to conserve one of the state’s strongest industries.

Facts and Figures:
• 36 Pulp, Paper and Mills
• 195 Converted Paper Product Facilities
• $14.5B industry