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Producers of SC Paper in North America Announce Price Hikes

Calendered Paper

August 15, 2017 - Effective for all new and existing orders with confirmed deliveries October 1, 2017 and later, Catalyst Paper will be implementing a price increase of $1.00/cwt for the following paper products: Coated Groundwood Grades: Escanaba®; Dependoweb®; Capri®; Consoweb®.

Catalyst Paper will also be implementing a price increase of $2.00/cwt for the following paper products: SC Grades: Electracal®; Electraprime®.

This increase applies to all basis weights, finishes, grade extensions and related private label products.

Port Hakwesbury Paper said that it will increase prices for its SC products by $2/cwt and CAD$2.50, effective with all new or previously entered orders shipping after 9/11/17. The price changes include: Artisan Plus, Artisan, Prominence Plus, Prominence and Maritime and all basis weights of these grades.

Irving Paper has advised its customers that it will increase the prices of Irving SCA, Irving SCB, Irving Radiance (SCA+) and Irving Opulence (SCA++) $40USD/ST and $50CDN/ST, effective with all new and existing orders shipping on and after September 1, 2017. This increase affects all basis weights.

SOURCE: Midland Paper, Packaging + Supplies is one of the largest independently-owned fine paper and packaging distributors in the United States. To learn more, please visit: www.midlandpaper.com.