Local suppliers

By local supplier, we mean those companies that are within the region where the forest operation or production plant is located, and that support the responsible procurement and supply of raw materials and services, required to give continuity to the business.

Number and percentage of local, micro and SME suppliers and contractors

  2017 2018 2019 2020
Total number of suppliers and contractors 30,494 31,428 25,339 24,333
% of local suppliers and contractors 95.7% 95.6% 96.55% 95.63%
% of MSME suppliers and contractors 26.90% 31.21%

Spending in MMUSD

2017 2018 2019 2020
Suppliers and contractors 4,213 4,667 4,629 4,583
Local suppliers and contractors 86% 85% 82.89% 84.05%
MSME suppliers and contractors 18.86% 18.26%

For more details of our responsible procurement, visit Processes and Products/Sustainable Operation/Responsible Procurement