SCA Containerboard announced a EUR50 per ton price increase for all Brown and White Kraftliner grades in Europe, effective from August 1, 2017.
Mikael Frölander, Vice President Sales and Marketing Containerboard, commented:
“The general market continues to show high-growth and the demand for Kraftliner remains to be strong.”
Earlier SCA Group appointed Ulf Larsson as President and CEO of SCA.
The company is a leading global hygiene and forest products company. The Group develops and produces sustainable personal care, tissue and forest products. Sales are conducted in about 100 countries under many strong brands, including the leading global brands TENA and Tork, and regional brands, such as Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo and Vinda. As Europe’s largest private forest owner, SCA places considerable emphasis on sustainable forest management. The Group has about 46,000 employees. Sales in 2015 amounted to more than SEK 115 billion (EUR 12.4 billion). SCA has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.