Caraustar increased price on its paper tube and core, header and protective packaging product lines effective with shipments on April 10, 2017

Caraustar Industries announced a price increase of 10% on its paper tube and core, header and protective packaging product lines, effective with shipments on April 10, 2017 . The company explains the increase with increased raw materials and other costs in 2017 to date, including recycled paperboard and adhesives.

Earlier Caraustar Industries announced a price increase of USD 75 per ton on all uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) grades effective starting with shipments on April 3, 2017.

About Caraustar Industries:

The company is an integrated manufacturer of 100% recycled paperboard and converted paperboard products. It is a socially responsible corporation, is committed to environmentally sound practices. Caraustar serves the four principal recycled boxboard product end-use segments: tubes and cores; folding cartons; gypsum facing paper and specialty paperboard products. H.I.G. Capital owns the majority in the Austell, Georgia headquartered company.

Source: Woodbizforum