Suzano in Espírito Santo

Our site in Espírito Santo, formerly Aracruz Celulose and later Fibria, was founded in 1978 and currently has a team of more than 4,800 people, including our own employees and contractors, who work side by side to renew life inspired by trees.

Our operation in Espírito Santo includes

1 plant in Aracruz

with a production capacity of 2.3 million tonnes of pulp per year

1 conversion plant in Cachoeiro do Itapemirim

that specializes in consumer goods and manufactures the Mimmo and Max Pure brands, with a production capacity of 30,000 tonnes per year

153,000 hectares of eucalyptus farms

106,000 hectares of conservation areas  

20,000 hectares of farms

dedicated to Forestry Support, a program that encourages partnerships between companies in the forestry sector and small and medium-sized rural producers

2 distribution centers

1 technology center

1 port specialized in pulp, Portocel,

the only one of its kind in the world

Environmental Care in the Region

In Espírito Santo, we conserve approximately 107,000 hectares of native vegetation areas, including three Private National Heritage Reserves (RPPN, in Portuguese) totaling around 2,400 hectares.

Learn more about the reserves.

Restinga Aracruz

Approximately 300 hectares of a well-preserved fragment of arboreal restinga, a rare type of vegetation that occurs in coastal regions.

Mutum Preto and Recanto das Antas

The areas total more than 2,100 hectares in the town of Linhares. These RPPNs are formed by preserved fragments of the Atlantic Forest and are home to animals such as the tapir, one of the largest mammals in the Americas, and the black curassow, a bird at risk of extinction. Learn more about the reserves on the Mutum Preto and Recanto das Antas RPPN website.

Our Social Performance

We invest in and drive social development in Espírito Santo. Check out some numbers from 2022


people benefited from our social programs and initiatives


people lifted out of poverty through our social programs


million invested in social projects


schools benefitted from the Suzano Education Program


people benefitted from the Suzano Education Program

Social Projects Supported in Espírito Santo

We have social development projects across Brazil.

Check out some of our local initiatives.

São Domingos Cooperative

São Mateus — ES

The São Domingos Cooperative was created by a group of people from the quilombola community of São Domingos, one of the most traditional groups in Espírito Santo. In 2013, community leaders approached Suzano to propose a partnership that could create jobs and generate income for the quilombola community.

That was the beginning of a project that continues to this day, focusing in two areas: professionalization in forest cultivation techniques and services provided by the Cooperative to Suzano, in our commercial farms and forest restoration areas.

Watch the project video

Roda D'Água Cooperative

Conceição da Barra — ES

We hire eucalyptus farm maintenance and forest restoration services from participants in the Roda D’Água Cooperative (COOTRAQ), made up of rural workers from the quilombola communities of Roda D’Água and Morro da Onça, in the north of Espírito Santo.

Juventudes Multiplicadoras (“Young Multipliers”)

São Mateus — ES

The Juventudes Multiplicadoras (“Young Multipliers”) program aims to strengthen Suzano’s relationship with neighboring communities by training young leaders in more than 30 quilombola communities in Espírito Santo. In addition to the academic curriculum, with a focus on technical environmental training, participants in the program also have the opportunity to meet with Suzano professionals and work on projects that can benefit the community and the company, through a mutually beneficial relationship.

Coopyguá – Tupiniquim and Guarani Indigenous Farmers Cooperative

Aracruz — ES

A cooperativa indígena conta com grupos de artesanatos, projetos de coleta de sementes de espécies nativas e de meliponicultura, que envolve produção de mel, pólen e cera feita por espécies de abelhas sem ferrão. A área de influência da Cooperativa Coopyguá inclui três territórios indígenas do estado do Espírito Santo: Terra Indígena Tupiniquim, Terra Indígena Caieras Velhas II e Terra Indígena Comboios, que ocupam uma área total de mais de 18 mil hectares. A iniciativa conta com o apoio da Suzano para organizar e viabilizar a comercialização formal dos produtos e fortalecer a geração de renda das pessoas envolvidas. 

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