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Sappi Europe to Increase Graphic Paper Prices in the UK

Sappi graphic papers

Nov. 4, 2016 - Sappi Europe said that it will increase prices for all Graphic Papers grades, reels and sheets, in the UK market by 10% effective December 1 for all new and non-contracted business.

For existing contracts, new pricing will apply from January 2, 2017 at the latest.

Marco Eikelenboom, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Sappi Europe, said, “The circumstances for Sappi's UK business have changed drastically in recent months, and we are no longer able to absorb the full impact of the lower returns. Our representatives will be in contact with our customers to discuss details.”

Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, Sappi Europe SA is the leading European producer of coated fine paper used in premium magazines, catalogues, books and high-end print advertising. To learn more about the company, please visit: www.sappi.com.

SOURCE: Sappi Europe