Hosted by Appita 
Current research and perspectives
on the Fibre Value Chain



On behalf of the 2018 Appita Executive Committee we thank each of you who attended the Appita Pan Pacific Fibre Value Chain conference on 4-7 December, 2018. Over 245 delegates from 17 countries gave their time and resources to attend and to contribute to what has now become a much anticipated event of the year for the pulp and paper industry.

Thank you to our Pan Pacific partners, Korea Tappi, Japan Tappi, PAPTAC, Taiwan Tappi, TAPPIP and TAPPI for supporting and participating in this year’s event.

A special thanks to our sponsors for their generous and continued support of the Appita Conference: Oji Fibre Solutions, Beca AMEC, Winstone Pulp International, Manildra Group, Visy, GAW Technologies, Norske Skog, Solenis, ABB, Imery's Minerals Australia Pty Ltd, Index Engineering, Kemira, AstenJohnson, Evonik Industries and Xerium.

A thank you to our exhibitors for creating an attractive, colourful and interesting display for the delegates: UJL Solutions, IndustryEdge, Dougmac, Beca AMEC, Appita Young Professionals Network/BioPRIA, SCION, GAW Technologies, Omya International.

We thank our speakers and panellists for sharing their insight and experience with us and for providing actionable and practical tools, methods and mechanisms for advancing the capabilities of the sector.

We hope that you found the conference informative and worthwhile. We wish you all the best for the Festive Season and hope that you continue to be engaged with Appita in 2019.

Best wishes,
Adele Elice-Invaso
Appita, Executive Director