NewPage Announces Price Hike for Coated Freesheet

Feb. 22, 2011 - NewPage yesterday told customers that it will increase the price of coated freesheet and coated mechanical web products in the USA and Canada by $40/ton, according to RISI.

NewPage is the largest coated paper manufacturer in North America. The company operates paper mills in the U.S. located in Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Nova Scotia, Canada.

SOURCE: RISI and NewPage