Valmet strengthens its business in Asia Pacific by opening new offices in Vietnam, Malaysia and Japan
Valmet Oyj's press release on February 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. EET
Valmet has recently opened new offices in Vietnam, Malaysia and Sapporo, Japan to further strengthen its operation and local presence in Asia Pacific.
"Valmet has a strong position in Asia Pacific. We believe that the new offices and expanded local capabilities allow us to better serve our customers and further strengthen our position in the area. Being close to our customers is the key for us, as we want to understand our customers' specific needs as well as develop right solutions and share best practices together," says Jukka Tiitinen, Area President, Asia Pacific, Valmet.
"Close to you" is one of Valmet's core commitments in its services approach called Shared Journey Forward. Opening new offices is a good example of getting closer to local customers and growth market.
Expanding its capabilities and services to Vietnam and Malaysia is a new territorial conquest for Valmet. In Japan, Valmet already has two offices in Tokyo and Okayama. The new office in Sapporo will help Valmet to get closer to its customers in northern part of Japan.
Ribbon cutting at Valmet Sapporo office.
For further information, please contact:
Jukka Tiitinen, Area President, Asia Pacific, Valmet, tel. +66 (80) 7575433
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.
Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bioenergy production. Our advanced services and automation solutions improve the reliability and performance of our customers' processes and enhance the effective utilization of raw materials and energy.
Valmet's net sales in 2018 were approximately EUR 3.3 billion. Our more than 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward - every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.
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