The French Association of Paper Industries (COPACEL) is the trade association representing French companies producing pulp, paper and board.

Our missions:

  • Represent the paper industry regarding third parties (public authorities, parliamentarians, etc.) and other professional organisations (MEDEF, etc.) to help boost its competitiveness and develop its markets
  • Provide support to paper manufacturers through various services (statistics, monitoring regulations, disseminating information, etc.);  
  • Help improve social dialogue, employee safety and training;
  • Foster the exchange of good practices between paper companies, particularly in terms of the environment and energy efficiency.