Pulp prices continue to climb across the board in China, up $30-60/tonne
SINGAPORE, Oct. 27, 2017 (PPI Asia) -Pulp suppliers are set to enjoy another sizzling month of buoyant business in Asia while pursing further price hikes across the board for November orders.
The pulp buying frenzy that began in late July in China is expected to continue into next month, with several producers already pushing through increases for most grades with deliveries arranged for November or later.
Arauco and Ilim Group have been the first to announce increases.
The duo announced a further $60/tonne for bleached softwood kraft (BSK) pulp and $30/tonne for bleached hardwood kraft (BHK) pulp last week when their negotiations with ...