Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products in Bulgaria: Svilosa

Automation & RoboticsIndustrySouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 1/2015

Svilosa AD through its main daughter company Svilocell EAD is the only producer in Bulgaria of bleached kraft pulp and products thereof. Svilosa plays a crucial role in Bulgarian pulp and paper industry and is a market leader in the country and the region.

The Company pursues an ambitious investment strategy consolidating its leading position in the pulp and paper industry on the Balkans and in whole Europe. The company’s trade policy is export-orientated. As a result 95% of the produced kraft pulp gets exported. Main markets are Turkey, Greece, Germany, Italy, Serbia, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Egypt. The company employs 480 people.