SCA announces a price increase for all Brown and White Kraftliner grades in Europe by € 60 per ton, effective from 1st of February 2018.

"The market for containerboard continues to be very strong. The demand for kraftliner of all grades is high and the supply is tight", says Mikael Frölander, Vice President Sales and Marketing Containerboard.

 

For further information, please contact:

Björn Lyngfelt,
Senior Vice President,
Group Communications,
tel: +46 60 19 34 98

Mikael Frölander,
Vice President Sales & Marketing Containerboard,
tel: +46 90 15 40 19

The core of SCA's business is the forest, 2.6 million hectares in northern Sweden. Around this unique resource, we have built a well-developed value chain based on renewable raw material from our own and others' forests. We offer paper for packaging and print, pulp, wood products, renewable energy, services for forest owners and efficient transport solutions. In 2016, the forest products company SCA had approximately 4,000 employees and sales amounted to approximately SEK 15.4 bn (EUR 1.6 bn). SCA was founded in 1929 and has its headquarters in Sundsvall, Sweden. More information at www.sca.com