Sappi Europe to raise prices on its uncoated fine papers in Europe and in export markets by 5%, taking effect with deliveries starting April 14; company attributes the price hike to strong demand-supply balance, sustained cost increases

BRUSSELS , March 24, 2014 (press release) – Due to strong demand supply balance in uncoated fine papers and the sustained increases in the cost structure, Sappi Europe SA increases prices for all its uncoated fine paper (UWF) business in Europe and Export markets by 5%.

This will take effect for all deliveries invoiced from 14th April 2014.

In the coming weeks Sappi sales staff will be contacting customers to begin implementation.

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