International Paper is an American pulp and paper company, the second largest pulp and paper company in the world. The company produces printing and writing papers, pulp, paperboard and packaging and wood products. It also manufactures specialty items including tissue products; photographic films, papers and equipment; nonwovens; specialty chemicals; and specialty panels and laminated products. The Company also distributes printing and writing papers and other products in the United States, Europe and the Pacific Rim.
It has approximately 60,000 employees. Its global headquarters are currently in Memphis, Tennessee. It owns a half million acres of land in the U.S. and owns or has harvesting rights to almost a million acres in Brazil and Russia.