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Founded in 1936 as South African Pulp and Paper Industries Limited, Sappi is a global diversified woodfibre company which provides dissolving pulp, packaging and speciality papers, graphic papers, as well as biomaterials and biochemicals to customers in more than 150 countries. It is headquartered in Johannesburg.
Ranking position
#95 /380
Total score
21.9 /100
Industry Rank
Paper and forest #9
Measurement area Score Rank (0-380)

Governance and strategy

#1 45.0 /100 #38

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 14.8 /100 #123

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 23.6 /100 #109
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More about the company

Johannesburg, South Africa
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 7,296,000,000
Ownership structure
Publicly listed

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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