Newark ups Prices for All Coated Grades of Recycled Paperboard

Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions, Cranford, N.J., USA, this week announced a $45 per ton price increase on all coated grades of recycled paperboard. The company noted that the new prices would become effective with shipments on or after July 15.

"The increase is necessary to recover the escalating costs of recovered fiber, fuel, and other raw materials," Raymond Vargo Jr., VP of sales, Newark Paperboard Mills, said.

Newark is an integrated producer of 100% recycled paperboard and paperboard products in the U.S. and Canada. The company serves a diverse market, offering raw materials to finished products. It employs more than 1,500 people and operates 34 facilities.