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Greif Implementing Price Increases for Uncoated Recycled Paperboard and Containerboard

Greif uncoated recycled paperboard

Feb. 3, 2021 - Greif, Inc. announced yesterday that it is implementing price increases on certain paperboard and containerboard products:

  • a $50 per ton price increase for all grades of uncoated recycled paperboard (URB),
  • a $70 per ton price increase on recycled and semi-chemical medium,
  • a $60 per ton increase on recycled linerboard.

The new prices will be effective with shipments on and after March 4, 2021.

In a press release, Greif said, "These price increases are in response to robust demand for our containerboard and paperboard products, as well as continued cost pressures in production and transportation."

Greif is a global leader in industrial packaging products. The company produces steel, plastic and fibre drums, intermediate bulk containers, reconditioned containers, flexible products, containerboard, uncoated recycled paperboard, coated recycled paperboard, tubes and cores and a diverse mix of specialty products. To learn more, visit:

SOURCE: Greif, Inc.

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