Critical suppliers

Critical suppliers at CMPC Celulosa, CMPC Biopackaging, and Softys are defined according to the following criteria:

  • Those suppliers of high volume (or similar),
  • critical components suppliers (or similar) for the production and
  • suppliers difficult to replace (or similar).

At the same time, additional criteria are considered in each business unit:

CMPC Celulosa
  • Suppliers with annual purchases equal to or greater than MMUSD 1
  • Suppliers of goods that are exclusive manufacturers
  • Industrial maintenance: those who meet the characteristics to intervene critical components and have an acceptable risk level according to the matrix “Strategic Companies Rating, CEE (in Spanish)”
  • Local companies, due to their social impact on their environment and our operations
CMPC Biopackaging
  • Suppliers with annual purchases over MM USD 1
  • Suppliers of the families of products positioned in the matrix as “High Criticality” and suppliers of essential input families, which have less than 100 supplier companies in the corporate database

With this matrix, the following critical suppliers were identified:

Critical suppliers

2019 2020
Total amount of suppliers  17,623 16,334
Critical suppliers  481 2.73% 565 3.46%