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The British cartonboard market:
Demand for GD slow for seasonal reasons

31 Jul 2017 − 

Demand for GD cartonboard remained cool in July in the UK after a slowdown at the start of June.

However, this was what typically happened over the summer, sources told EUWID. All told, the amounts sold are frequently the same as or a little lower than last year.

Prices stayed largely the same in July. Nonetheless, they rose slightly in contracts with exchange rate clauses from 1 July due to the somewhat weaker pound Sterling against the euro.

 

This is an excerpt from EUWID's monthly report on the British paper and board market. The EUWID Price Watch for July is published in EUWID Packaging Markets 15/2017.

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