Metso Fabrics Portugal, Lda. became Valmet, Lda

Metso Corporation’s Extraordinary General Meeting decided on October 1st, 2013 to demerge Metso’s Pulp, Paper and Power business from Metso. The name of the new, independent stock listed company became Valmet Corporation. The new company was registered on December 31st, 2013 and immediately thereafter started its operations.

Valmet is a leading global technology and services supplier for pulp, paper and energy industries. Valmet’s new corporate identity and customer promise, ‘Forward’, illustrates our commitment to helping customers improve their performance, to developing technologies and services in the forefront, and confirms that we have our sights set on the future.

Metso Fabrics Portugal, Lda. (Fanafel) in Ovar, became a part of Valmet Corporation, and was renamed Valmet, Lda. as of January 1st, 2014.

Our e-mail addresses were changed to format (ex.:

Valmet’s corporate website is and the website for Valmet´s Laundry Products is The name FANAFEL will continue as our brand name for the laundry products.

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