Suominen has two business areas: Europe and Americas. Net sales of the Americas business area amounted to EUR 199.5 million and Europe EUR 117.5 million in 2018.

Strategy 2020-2025



Our vision is to be the frontrunner for nonwovens innovation and sustainability.


We will grow by creating innovative and more sustainable nonwovens for our customers and improve our profitability through more efficient operations and a high performance culture. Our main focus is on wipes. We will strengthen our capabilities in Europe and Americas, and evaluate opportunities in Asia.


Suominen’s five focus areas to achieve its strategic targets:

Operational excellence
Improving our efficiency and cost consciousness across the organization

Sustainability leadership
Leveraging our pioneering fiber-based nonwovens know-how and unique assets to lead the market with sustainability

Differentiate with innovation and commercial excellence
Creating closer customer relationships and offering best in class products and services

Great place to work
Harnessing the positive energy and commitment to deliver results

Dual operating model
Optimizing our operations and improving our results by managing two different types of business, specialties and standard


Our values are ownership, teamwork, performance and integrity.