Coated Freesheet: More offshore suppliers match 4-5% increases on sheets and sheeter rolls
OAKLAND, CA, March 30, 2018 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Upward pressure remained on coated freesheet (CFS) sheets in North America, with several offshore importers matching price increases previously set by domestic suppliers.
This week, Burgo North America announced a 4-5% increase on sheets and sheeter rolls, effective with orders entered for May production and warehouse orders shipping on or after May 1.
Moorim also set a 4-5% North American increase, which based on a letter to customers said would become effective in April "to partially offset rising costs for pulp, chemicals, energy, and ocean and inland freight."
Moorim's increase applies to C1S ...