UPM Jyväskylä Plywood Mill


UPM Jyväskylä Plywood Mill
Puutie 2
FI-40900 Säynätsalo

Phone numbers

Tel. +358 2041 5143
Fax. +358 2041 5142 ​



Jyväskylä, Finland, approx. 270 km from Helsinki



Production capacity

100,000 m3 / year


Standard uncoated and coated plywood made from birch and spruce, as well as special plywood e.g. for components. Main end use areas are construction, formwork, parquet and furniture industries.


1913 The plywood mill is founded by Hugo Parviainen

1914 Plywood production starts

1917 The mill is destroyed by a fire

1918 The plywood mill is rebuilt

1946 The mill is acquired by Enso-Gutzeit Oy

1971- 74 Extension of the mill premises

1990 Enso-Gutzeit Oy sells the plywood mill to Schauman Wood Oy

1991-95 Expansion of the mill

1996 Schauman Wood a subsidiary of UPM-Kymmene Oy

2004 UPM-Kymmene Wood Oy is established 

2007 New packing and coating lines

2011 The production of UPM Grada, the new thermo-formable wood material starts.