Hankuk Paper, established in 1958 is a company specializing in the production of printing and writing paper for more than half a century under the motto of ‘Contributing to the cultural development in South Korea through paper’. Based on independent and differentiated technology, Hankuk Paper has produced innovative products that are best described as ‘the first’ and ‘the best’. In 1982, with the application of Korea’s first Millenary Paper, Hankuk Paper opened the era of acid-free paper, commonly known as ‘Millennium Paper’ in South Korea. In 1983, double art paper in which coating solution is applied twice on base paper was produced, elevating the status of domestic art paper. Since then, through ceaseless research and development, Hankuk Paper launched premium grade, art paper ‘X-PRI” in August 2004 as well as matt finish rough gloss paper, ‘ARTE’ in June 2012, resulting in the quality of domestic printing and writing paper reaching a world-class level. Furthermore, Hankuk Paper has laid a foundation to develop into a global paper
production company by taking over specialty paper production plant in China, capable of producing 70,000T of stainless steel, slip sheet, release paper, memo base paper, wallpaper base paper, special packing paper, Tips and others annually. Hankuk Paper that has pioneered the qualitative and functional transformation of papers to meet the demands of various customers is taking a leading role in preserving nature. As the first to commence a systematic reforestation business in the domestic paper industry, it has managed forests in Gyeongju and Yeoju with area exceeding 18 times that of Yeoido and since 2000, Hankuk Paper is striving to fulfill the social responsibility for preserving the Earth by establishing an environment-friendly management such as reducing energy cost, reducing carbon emission, construction of PCC plant, usage of surplus steam and re-utilizing energy. Hankuk Paper gives you our word that we will develop into a world-class corporate, satisfying customers based on the best technology and quality.