Kahramanmaraş Kağıt Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. or KMK Paper was established in 1988 in Kahramanmaraş. It started its activities at the end of 1989 by producing corrugated cardboard papers with a PM I paper machine with a capacity of 40,000 tons / year. The factory was established on an area of 200,000 m², 30,000 m² of which is closed area. With the addition of PM II paper machine into the production in 1997, gray cardboard production started. In the same year, with the modernization investment of PM I paper machine, production quality was increased, and the total capacity was expanded to 150.000 tons / year.
A new investment decision taken in 2010 and Turkey’s first newsprint mill construction and installation began in the private sector. This factory started production in the last quarter of 2012 with a PM III paper machine which has a production capacity of 90,000 tons / year on an area of 160,000 m², 20,000 m² of which is closed space in the Industrial Zone in Kütahya.
KMK Paper, which has been known for its Fluting and Testliner production for the corrugated cardboard industry since its foundation, has added cleaning papers, various cardboard and paper products for textile, printing, and furniture sectors to its portfolio with R&D operations since 2002, and completed its second paper factory investment in 2012. Along with this, it started to serve the printing and publishing sector. It meets other types of paper for the printing, publishing and packaging sectors that are not in the production portfolio, through agentship agreements from abroad.
KMK Paper has carried out important studies in its Total Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction approach, which it set out to take its place in the globalizing world. In this context, it has always responded to the needs of its customers with high quality, fast and reliable way, and has proven this as the owner of ISO 9001 (UKAS) Quality Management System certificate since 1998. In this regard, it has the rightful pride of being a company that constantly raises its goals.