Botnia Bumps Softwood Pulp Prices in China

Metsä Botnia. Finland, announced this week that it is raising its price of northern bleached softwood kraft pulp (NBSK) in China. The new price will be $830 per metric ton, effective immediately for all new business.

Oy Metsä-Botnia Ab (marketing name Botnia), founded in 1973, produces bleached pulp grades. The company is owned by the Finnish companies M-real Oyj, Metsäliitto Osuuskunta, and UPM-Kymmene Oyj. Its pulp mills are located in Joutseno, Kemi, Rauma, and Äänekoski, Finland.