In this series of posts featuring highlights from our 2016 Annual Report, which provides both financial and sustainability information, we explore how Resolute brings principled leadership to every aspect of our business, in order to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.
Resolute is the world’s largest producer of newsprint by capacity – with 9% of worldwide capacity and 42% of North American capacity. We supply customers in over 50 countries through our 10 newsprint mills, which are located to serve major markets throughout North America and abroad.
Beyond the front pages of global newspapers, our newsprint is used to make advertising brochures, circulars, inserts and directories. According to the Pulp and Paper Products Council, in 2016 the largest demand for newsprint came from Asia (47%) and Western Europe (24%), followed by North America (15%), Eastern Europe (5%), Latin America (5%) and other regions (4%).
For more information about our newsprint business and other interesting facts about Resolute, check out our 2016 Annual Report.