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Sonoco to increase corrugating medium price

Sonoco said it is implementing a $50 per short ton increase on all domestic and export corrugating medium grades shipping from its Hartsville, S.C. paper mill. The prices are effective… Thank you for checking us…


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Sonoco to divest Europe packaging business

Sonoco has signed an agreement to sell its Europe contract packaging business to Prairie Industries Holdings, a Wisconsin-based contract packaging and contract manufacturing firm backed by The Halifax Group, a… Thank you for checking us…



Recycled fiber price rise is unprecedented, Sonoco says

By Ken McEntee The “unprecedented” rise in recovered paper prices during March will have a significant impact on Sonoco’s second quarter results, CEO Howard Coker said, while announcing the company’s… Thank you for checking us…


The Market: OCC rises to 31-month high

By Ken McEntee Although mill groups like Sonoco this month have publicly projected that recovered paper prices could reach $100 per ton by July, in reality, old corrugated containers (OCC)… Thank you for checking us…


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Sonoco to raise recycled paperboard price

Sonoco said it will implement a $50 per ton price increase for all grades of uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) in the U.S. and Canada, effective with shipments beginning May 13,… Thank you for checking us…


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Sonoco to add recycled board machine, close another

Sonoco said it will invest $83 million to strengthen its uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) mill system in the United States and Canada while exiting the corrugated medium business by the… Thank you for checking us…



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Sonoco projects $35 OCC for 2020

By Ken McEntee The present old corrugated container (OCC) price of about $35 per ton is likely to stand through the new year, Sonoco Products Co. projects. Speaking on a… Thank you for checking us…


The Market: Weak pulp market drags white grades

By Ken McEntee Although a couple sources reported that Sorted Office Paper (SOP) was beginning to show improvement this month, prices for the grade generally trickled further downward. The average… Thank you for checking us…