Belišće Paper Mill

Belišće Paper Mill was founded in 1960, situated in east part of Croatia on river Drava bank.

The Mill is leading paper producer in Croatia with excellent highway connections to Europe and Rijeka, the largest port in Croatian part of Adriatic, focusing on regional, but also serving other markets.


  • Liner 3
  • Medium
  • Medium HP
  • Medium HP Plus
  • Medium HP WS


PM2 - Fourdrinier / Topformer

Grammage range: 90-200 g/m2
Production: 125,000 tonnes/year
Speed max:  550 m/min
Trim max:  5.00 m

PM3 - Twin wire

Grammage range: 80-150 g/m2
Production: 90,000 tonnes/year
Speed max:  550 m/min
Trim max:  4.40 m


1884 Site founded as a sawmill
1960 PM1 and steam boiler K1 startup - start of paper production in Belišće 
1971 Large reconstruction and modernisation of technology including a start of steam boiler K2
1975 Startup of PM2
1984 Startup of PM3
1992 Transformation and privatisation of Belišće d.d.
1996 Introduction of ISO 9002
1999 Reconstruction and modernisation of PM2 and PM3
2003 Introduction of ISO 9001
2006 Introduction of ISO 14001
2007 New PM2 winder
2008 Duropack AG becomes 24 % shareholder. Reconstruction of steam and condensate system on PM2 and PM3
2012 Duropack GmbH becomes 100% shareholder of Belisće. Press section rebuild. SC Fluting production discontinued
2013 New dry section drives, new steam boilers K5 and K6
2014 PM3 shutdown
2015 Acquisition by DS Smith
2016 Restart of PM3


Belišće Mill

DS Smith Belišće Croatia d.o.o.
Vijenac S. H. Gutmanna 30.
31551 Belišće
Tel: + 385 31 516 202

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