Navigator is an integrated forest producer, whose end products are pulp & paper, tissue and energy. Its operations are based at modern, large scale industrial units that use state-of the-art technology and are a benchmark for quality in the sector.
The Navigator Company is Portugal’s third leading exporter, and the exporter generating the highest level of national value added. The Group accounts for approximately 1% of Portugal’s GDP, around 3% of the country’s total exports of goods, close to 6% of all containerized cargo exported through Portuguese ports.
In 2017, the Company’s annual turnover stood at 1.637 million euros, sustained essentially by strong performance in sales of pulp, power and tissue.
As a vertically integrated forestry Company with its own forestry research institute RAIZ, it manages vast tracts of forest in Portugal certified under the FSC® and PEFC™ systems (FSC license C010852 and PEFC license 13-23-001), and boasts annual production capacity for 1.6 million tons of paper, 1.5 million tons of pulp (80% integrated into paper), 130 thousand tons of tissue paper and power generation of 2.5 TWh.