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Graphic Packaging to raise unbleached kraft paperboard prices by $50 on Sept. 1

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Graphic Packaging to raise unbleached kraft paperboard prices by $50 on Sept. 1

July 23, 2013 - 07:13

SAN FRANCISCO, July 23, 2013 (RISI) -Graphic Packaging has informed customers it will increase prices on all its solid unbleached sulfate (SUS) paperboard, also called coated unbleached kraft (CUK), by $50/ton effective with shipments on or after Sept. 1, according to industry sources.

The increase applies to Graphic Packaging's Omni-Kote, Pearl-Kote and Aqua-Kote SUS grades.

MeadWestvaco last week set a $50 price increase on its coated natural kraft (CNK) also called CUK effective Sept. 1.