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Ence Announces Progressive Price Hike for Bleached Eucalyptus Kraft Pulp

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June 19, 2017 – Spanish pulp producer Ence has announced a price increase rise of $50/tonne for its bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp (BEKP) setting its list price at $900/tonne for the third quarter of 2017.

Ence said that the price increase will be implemented in stages as follows: July 1, $15; August 1, $15; and September 1, $20.

Ence noted that the “market outlook for BHKP, globally, remains positive with strong demand in all the markets, inventories continue trending down and the supply is stressed.”

Ence is a leading European producer of eucalyptus pulp. The company has a production capacity of more than 970,000 tons per year of high quality eucalyptus pulp through its plants in Navia (Asturias) and Pontevedra, Spain. To learn more, please visit: