Buckman to increase freight pricing for pulp and paper industry in North America, effective Nov 1

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Buckman to increase freight pricing for pulp and paper industry in North America, effective Nov 1

October 10, 2018 - 05:09
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MEMPHIS, TN, Oct. 10, 2018 (Press Release) -Buckman, a global company specializing in innovative chemical and smart solutions, announced changes to its freight pricing for the pulp and paper industry in North America.

Effective November 1, 2018, or as contracts allow, Buckman will implement the following freight delivery increases:

  • Buckman-arranged bulk tank truck orders - $.02 - $.04/lb.
  • Buckman-arranged IBC/drum truck orders - $.02/lb.

The change is being driven by the continued shortage of drivers, limited capacity of truck and rail carriers, new freight regulations and rising cost of fuel.

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Buckman is completely committed to helping our customers succeed, regardless of the challenges facing them, the industry they operate in or their location in the world. To fulfill that commitment, we surround our rigorously trained industry experts with the highest-quality chemicals, the latest smart technology and advanced data analysis. All focused on helping our customers’ operations improve productivity, increase profitability and ensure safety, compliance and sustainability. That’s more than chemistry. That’s Chemistry, connected.