M-real is a fiber paperboard producer and a paper supplier in Europe. The company offers paperboards as well as office and other papers for consumer packaging, communications and advertising end-uses. Customers include brand owners, carton printers, converters, publishers, printing houses, merchants and office product suppliers. The company’s annual sales totaled EUR 2.4 billion and production 2.3 million tonnes in 2009. It operates 13 production units in five European countries and has about 4,900 employees. M-real is part of the Metsäliitto Group and is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.