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Caraustar Announces a $50 per Ton Price Increase on All Uncoated Recycled Paperboard (URB) Grades

Caraustar uncoated recycled paperboard

June 5, 2018 - Caraustar Industries has announced a price increase of $50 per ton on all uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) grades. The price hike begins with shipments on July 9.

Caraustar said the increase is in response to strong market dynamics and inflationary cost pressures in transportation, chemicals and other recycled paperboard input materials.

Caraustar Industries, Inc. is one of North America's largest integrated manufacturers of 100% recycled paperboard and converted paperboard products. To learn more, please visit: www.caraustar.com.

SOURCE: Caraustar Industries, Inc.