Profile: Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc (RYAM.N)
23 Aug 2019
Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. incorporated on January 16, 2014, is engaged in the production of forest products, including lumber, paper, commodity products and cellulose specialties. The Company's primary products include cellulose specialties and commodity products. Its products are used in manufacturing processes. The Company's products are sold throughout the world to companies for use in various industrial applications, and to produce a range of products, including cigarette filters, foods, pharmaceuticals, textiles and electronics. The Company exports its products to customers, primarily in Asia and Europe. The Company focuses on producing various forms of cellulose specialties products, such as cellulose acetate and cellulose ethers.
The Company's production facilities are located in Jesup, Georgia and Fernandina Beach, Florida. The Jesup plant can produce cellulose specialties or commodity products using both hardwood and softwood in a pre-hydrolyzed kraft or high potential of hydrogen (pH) cooking process. The Fernandina Beach plant can produce cellulose specialties or commodity products using softwood in a sulfite or low pH cooking process. These different cooking processes are used with various types of wood cellulose and combined with bleaching sequences and a cold caustic extraction process to manufacture more than 25 different grades of cellulose specialties.
The Company competes with GP Cellulose, Borregaard, Bracell, Tembec Sappi, Nippon, Cosmo Specialty Fibers, Aditya Birla Group, Domtar and International Paper.
Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc
1301 Riverplace Blvd Ste 2300
JACKSONVILLE FL 32207-9062