Montes del Plata Mill

Montes del Plata Mill in southwest Uruguay is a eucalyptus wood pulp mill run as a joint venture together with Chilean pulp producer Arauco.

Montes del Plata owns over 290 000 hectares of land, including FSC certified forests and around 100 000 hectares of protected areas. The mill also delivers its surplus energy of around 500 GWh per year to Uruguay’s electricity grid, which equates to around 5% of the country’s total energy needs.

Key facts

  • Stora Enso Division: Biomaterials
  • Country: Uruguay
  • Products: Short-fibre pulp
  • Annual capacity: 675 000 tonnes
  • Number of employees: 500
  • Founded: 2011


Montes del Plata Mill
Ruta N° 55
Departamento de Colonia


+598 4577 5000