Coated Paper: Sappi’s North America exports rise, Binnie says
TORONTO, ON, May 17, 2019 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Sappi CEO Stephen Binnie said last week that Sappi is exporting more coated printing and writing paper to North America from its mills in Europe.
"The graphic paper market is under pressure. We did see increased imports (in North America), and we (Sappi) are part of that," Binnie told analysts. That is part of our biggest strategy – when we converted at Somerset, we knew that we wanted to keep as much of the (regular coated paper) business as possible (in the USA)."
Binnie added that "coated paper demand in the US ...