paper and pulp

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The Batista family, controlling shareholders of JBS, the world’s largest meat producer, has a lot to celebrate this week.

The family is expanding into paper and pulp through a new unit of its J&F holding company, Eldorado Celulose and Papel. The company’s new plant, which it claims will be the world’s largest “single-line” pulp mill, is due to start operation this week with a total investment of R$6.08bn. Read more