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Resolute to Boost Price of Its UFS Connect & Connect Envelope Grades

March 17, 2016 - Resolute Forest Products notified customers that it will raise the price of its Uncoated Free Sheet Connect & Connect Envelope grades by US$3.00 cwt effective with shipments on or after April 15, 2016.

This increase will apply to all basis weights, and includes all up charges, Resolute said.

Resolute Connect is a white commodity offset grade made from 100% kraft pulp that offers high caliper and opacity and is available in 50-lb, 55-lb and 60-lb basis weights.

Resolute Forest Products is a global leader in the forest products industry with a diverse range of products, including newsprint, specialty papers, tissue, market pulp and wood products. The company owns or operates over 40 pulp, paper, tissue and wood products facilities in the United States, Canada and South Korea, as well as power generation assets in Canada. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: Resolute Forest Products Inc.