Originally created in 1872 as the Association of Austro-Hungarian Paper Manufacturers, todayís representative body called the Association of the Austrian Paper Industry was frequently restructured and renamed over the years (1919-1948). It is joined by the Trade Association of the Paper Industry, which was created in 1946 under the Economic Chamber Law. Since 1948 the two organisations have been jointly representing the interests of the Austrian paper industry.
Working Successfully for Our Members
Today the primary goal of the associationís activity is to ensure competitive business conditions for its 24 members. This activity is divided into the following areas: