By Jon Robinson
Domtar Corporation announced today that it is opening a market pulp sales office in Hong Kong, operating as Domtar Asia Limited, as of August 1, 2009. The company states the primary objective for the office is to provide direct sales and sales services to its current and future Chinese customers.
“By establishing a physical presence in Hong Kong, we are solidifying our commitment to a dynamic and growing Chinese pulp market,” said David Liang, Vice-President of Domtar Asia Limited. “Not only will we be able to better serve our customers, through direct relationships and services, but we also have the opportunity to develop and grow our client base.”
Liang, who has several years of experience in pulp sales, will head the Domtar Asia Limited office, supported by a staff of three. The offices are located at Millennium City 1, 388 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong.