Suominen’s business areas are Europe and Americas. In 2021, Americas business area accounted for 60% of the net sales and the Europe Business area accounted for 40% of the net sales.
Suominen operates in Europe, North America and South America, and is the world’s largest manufacturer of nonwovens used in wiping products. Demand for nonwovens grows on average 5 percent annually as there are several megatrends that increase demand in the nonwovens market. Among these are increasing and aging population, growing consciousness of health and the rise of middle class as the most important consumer group.