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Major US-Asia container lines in the Westbound Transpacific Stabilization Agreement are calling for a freight rate increase of $50 per 40-foot containers and $40 for 20 foot containers for recovered fiber. Container lines are looking to implement the increase by Sept. 1, 2007.
(USA) Containerboard producers continue to have trouble pushing through that $40/ton price hike announced weeks ago. And that means that box makers will have little luck getting the 8-10% increase proposed for September on corrugated containers.
(Finland) The price of PIX Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft averaged 594.62 eur per tonne in the week ending August 19, up 8.54 eur from the previous week, Foex Indexes Ltd said.
(North America, Europe) Forest products company Pope & Talbot Inc. on Friday announced a $20 price increase for its customers in North American and a $30 price increase for its customers in Europe.

The new prices for northern bleached softwood grades will be $850 in the North American market and $
Forestweb announced July 17, the release of its July Pulp & Paper Price Indices. The closely watched pulp index moved upward 1.85% from June 2007, re
Clariant said it will further increase prices in various products due to high crude oil prices and energy costs, as well as a reduced supply for key
North American's newsprint industry remains depressed due to surplus capacity at a time of declining domestic demand -- but improved export orders s
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