UPM Kaukas mill


The mill is located on the shore of Lake Saimaa in Lappeenranta in South East Finland. The integrated Kaukas plant consists of the pulp mill, a mill producing magazine paper, a sawmill, a biorefinery producing wood-based diesel, and UPM's research centre. In total UPM employs about 1,200 people on the site.


740,000 t/a

softwood and birch pulp



80 M€

investments in the pulp mill 2014 - 2018


the year industrial operations really began

Mill certificates

ISO 9001

Quality Management System

ISO 14001

Environmental Management System


EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme

OHSAS 18001

Occupational Health and Safety Management System

ISO 22000

Food Safety Management System


Energy Efficiency System

Wood raw material

Chain of Custody

Renewable biofuels

Contact UPM Kaukas

UPM Kaukas pulp mill
Kaukaantie 16
FI-53200 Lappeenranta, Finland

+358 2041 5161