Advised on Sale of Company

Materials, Chemicals & Mining

CMPC Tissue - Softys

P&P company (solid wood, pulp,paper, tissue, packaging) Chile

Acquired 100% of Business Operations

Papelera Panamericana S.A.

Regional producer of paper tissue - Ideal Brand Peru

Advised Papeleria Panamericana on its sale to CMPC holding company Softys

Softys acquired Papeleria Panamericana for USD 14 million.


Papelera Panamericana is the market leader of paper tissue products in southern Peru, with a particularly strong presence in the country’s second largest city Arequipa with more than 60% of market share. Its product portfolio includes popular brands such as Ideal and Ego. In 2018, the company reported revenues of around USD 17 million.


Softys is a holding company of Chilean based CMPC, one of the world’s biggest pulp and paper companies. Softys’ hygiene and personal care products are distributed throughout several Latin American countries.


IMAP Peru acted as Sole Financial Advisor to Papelera Panamericana on the transaction.