Businesses Overview

We manage procurement and distribution networks across Asia.

  • Support International Paper’s corporate goals and priorities (e.g. safety, compliance, sustainability)
  • Deliver on the objectives of International Paper businesses (i.e. North America Industrial Packaging Group, Global Cellulose Fibers, Coated Paperboard, Brazil Papers, Global Sourcing)
  • Be cost effective and efficient; adopt the optimal legal entity structure, people/team structure and cost structure
  • Retain talent and continue to build skills/capabilities that are critical for International Paper to continuously sell, source and operate in Asia 
  • Exemplify The IP Way Forward



International Paper Asia Distribution (IPAD) is a leading distributor of pulp and paper products in Asia, and it has a supply chain business which provides packaging materials to customers in Asia while optimizing their supply chain and operational cost.

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IP Procurement Shanghai (IPPS) is the procurement organization of IP Asia and functionally under IP Global Sourcing. It executes IP Global Sourcing strategy to provide sourcing support to IP global facilities as well as to facilitate IP Asia businesses growth.

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