Welcome to Zărnești Paper Mill

About Zărnești Paper Mill


  • Liner 1
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  • Wellenstoff
  • Wellenstoff HP



Grammage range:   80-175 g/m2
Production: 200,000 tonnes/year
Speed max:  1,150 m/min
Trim max:  5.39 m


  • 1852
    The foundations of the paper mill were laid. Twelve types of paper were manufactured, including writing and printing paper, coloured paper, cigarette and wrapping paper.
  • 1980
    Capacity increased for the production of corrugated board to 40,000 tonnes/year, using wastepaper as the main raw material.
  • 2001
    Capacity increased for the production of corrugated board to 80,000 tonnes/year.
  • 2002
    The company is renamed S.C. Ecopaper S.A.
  • 2018
    The company is acquired by DS Smith.

Contact us

The quality of the products and services are guaranteed by the deployment of the Quality-Environment Integrated System, according to ISO standards 9001:2001 and 14001:2004.

S.C. DS Smith Paper Zarnesti S.R.L.
Zarnesti Mill
Strada 13 Decembrie, no.18,
505800 Zărnești

Tel: + 40 (0)268 223139

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