ROTTNEROS TO INCREASE PULP PRICES FOR CTMP
As of April 1st 2003 Rottneros will raise list prices for CTMP pulp by 40 USD/tonne to 510 USD/tonne for HW CTMP, and 470 USD/tonne for SW CTMP.
Like several other producers on the market Rottneros will also raise the price for the NBSK pulp quality from 520 USD/tonne to 560 USD/tonne in Europe.
The new prices are valid until further notice.
Upplands Väsby 20 March 2003
ROTTNEROS AB (Publ.)
For further information call CEO Lars Blecko, tel. 070-641 49 10
Rottneros is one of the world’s leading independent manufacturers of market pulp. The Group consists of the parent company, Rottneros AB, which is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, along with its subsidiaries of Rottneros Rockhammar AB, Utansjö Bruk AB and Vallviks Bruk in Sweden as well as Rottneros Miranda, S.A. in Spain, with activities involving production and sales of market pulp, Rockhammar Timber AB, which produces and sells sawn timber, plus the raw materials purchasing company of Rottneros Baltic SIA in Latvia. The Group has a total of 878 employees and a turnover of approximately SEK 2.7 billion.