The paper industry is a major driver for Wisconsin’s economy. 

 

30,000 Highly Skilled Men and Women

The Wisconsin paper industry employs more than 30,000 men and women - many of them union. 


35 Mills

Wisconsin is home to about 35 Pulp, Paper and Paperboard Mills.


$2.5 Billion in Payroll

The Wisconsin paper industry provides nearly $2.5 billion in payroll to the state's economy.


$13.7 BILLION OF PAPER

The Wisconsin paper industry produces $13.8 billion of paper.


$214 Million in State and Local Taxes

The paper industry pays an estimated $214 million in state and local taxes.