Metso establishes a new office in Vietnam

Published Jan 8, 2009 08.00.00 +2 GMT

Metso strengthens its presence in South East Asia by setting up a new company, Metso Vietnam Co., Ltd., in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The office will be shared by Metso’s all three segments, Paper and Fiber Technology, Energy and Environment Technology and Mining and Construction Technology.

The new office is located northwest of Ho Chi Minh City, about ten minutes’ ride from Tan San Nhat airport, with the city railway station in the neighboring block. In the beginning, the office will employ one person, Mr. Phuoc Mac Cam, Sales and Administration assistant, who will be happy to assist e.g. in travel arrangements.

Contact data of the new office: Metso Vietnam Co., Ltd. E-Town, 2nd floor Unit 2.1 B 364 Cong Hoa Street Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Tel: + 84 8 6296 2915/16/17, mobile phone +84 989 678 547 Fax: + 848 6296 2918

The target of the new office is to strengthen Metso’s presence in SEA and Vietnam. The annual paper and board consumption in Vietnam is about 1.5 million tonnes and the population around 90 million.

Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries. We have over 28,000 employees in more than 50 countries.

For further information, please contact: Ari Harmaala, President, Metso Operation in China Tel. +86 139 11792766,