Ahlstrom-Munksjö facilities unaffected by Italian government decree
March 24, 2020
FINLAND (News release) -- Ahlstrom-Munksjö has announced it is not affected by the decree issued by the Italian government and that all of its plants are operational worldwide.
The Italian government has issued a decree for the lock-down of industrial and commercial operations. The decree enters into effect 23 March and is valid until 3 April 2020. However, the decree excludes certain industries and activities. The paper and nonwovens industries are specifically excluded from the lock-down according to the decree. Ahlstrom-Munksjö's production plants in Italy, Turin and Fabriano, are currently operating and are not directly affected by the decree.
All 45 Ahlstrom-Munksjö manufacturing facilities worldwide are currently operational. The company is closely monitoring the situation and taking strict health and safety precautions at all sites to protect the wellbeing of its employees and all stakeholders.