Georgia Pacific Leaf River Cellulose, LLC

Georgia Pacific Leaf River Cellulose, LLC requested The University of Southern Mississippi Trent Lott Center for Economic Development to conduct a study of its overall economic contributions to the 13-county region local economy. The 13-counties include: Covington, Jones, Wayne, Lamar, Forrest, Greene, Pearl River, Stone, George, Hancock, Harrison, and Jackson. The study showed the direct, indirect and induced output contributions of Leaf River Cellulose to the region’s economy and direct, indirect and induced job numbers for the economy.