Caraustar Announces Price Increases On All Uncoated Recycled Paperboard Grades And Converted Paper Products

Feb. 19, 2014 - Caraustar Industries today announced price increases of $30 per ton on all mill uncoated recycled paperboard grades and 5% on all converted paper products, including tube, core and protective packaging product lines.

The increase on mill uncoated recycled paperboard grades will be effective starting with shipments on March 10, 2014.

The increase on converted paper products will be effective starting with shipments on April 7, 2014.

The price increases are in response to continuing increases in input costs, including energy, freight and raw material costs.

SOURCE: Caraustar Industries, Inc.