Middle East Paper Co. announces JUTHOR project for production of raw tissue rolls will launch in Q2, with investment up from 338M Saudi Riyals to 365.5M Saudi Riyals; production includes facial and pocket tissues, napkins, toilet tissues, kitchen towels

Sample article from our Tissue & Hygiene

April 10, 2023 (press release) –

Introduction MEPCO announces on JUTHOR project launch to be within the second quarter of 2023, which includes the test run followed by the commercial launch. The total investment cost increased from 338 million Saudi Riyals to 365.5 million Saudi Riyals. JUTHOR project will be producing Jumbo tissue rolls for Facial tissues, Pocket tissues, Napkins, Toilet tissues, Kitchen towels and C – Fold.
Previous Announcement Middle East Paper Co. Announces establish a factory for the production of tissue and hygienic paper.
Date of Previous Announcement on Tadawul's Website 2020-12-07 Corresponding to 1442-04-22
Percentage of fulfilled achievement 85%
Event's Expected Completion Date Second quarter of 2023.
Reasons for Exceeding the Announced End Date Delays of the delivery of the equipment due to worldwide logistics challenges and the interruptions due to Covid-19 pandemic
The costs associated with the event, and if they have changed or not with indication of the reasons. • Increase in the shipping cost • Worldwide increase in materials prices
Impact of the Delay on the Company's Financial Results The financial impact will be assessed after start-up

* All content is copyrighted by Industry Intelligence, or the original respective author or source. You may not recirculate, redistrubte or publish the analysis and presentation included in the service without Industry Intelligence's prior written consent. Please review our terms of use.

See our dashboard in action - schedule an demo
Chelsey Quick
Chelsey Quick
- VP Client Success -

We offer built-to-order tissue & hygiene coverage for our clients. Contact us for a free consultation.

About Us

We deliver market news & information relevant to your business.

We monitor all your market drivers.

We aggregate, curate, filter and map your specific needs.

We deliver the right information to the right person at the right time.

Our Contacts

1990 S Bundy Dr. Suite #380,
Los Angeles, CA 90025

+1 (310) 553 0008

About Cookies On This Site

We collect data, including through use of cookies and similar technology ("cookies") that enchance the online experience. By clicking "I agree", you agree to our cookies, agree to bound by our Terms of Use, and acknowledge our Privacy Policy. For more information on our data practices and how to exercise your privacy rights, please see our Privacy Policy.