Georgia-Pacific (GP) has announced a $150m investment in its retail consumer tissue business at its mill in Halsey, Oregon.
Investments to the plant will increase production capacity for high quality bath tissue, with initial production expected in 2025.
By the end of this project, the company will have invested over $200m in paper machine and converting assets at the facility since 2022.
Vivek Joshi, President of the retail tissue, towel, and napkin business for GP, said: “This truly is an investment in our customers and consumers who appreciate the quality of our products.
“It is a clear indication of Georgia-Pacific’s focus on growing our premium tissue business and creating products that consumers value.”
The Halsey mill makes bath tissue and paper towels for the consumer market, and the investment will increase the production of its premium tissue offerings such as Quilted Northern Ultra Plush tissue, as well as customer branded tissue.