The price erosion on the market for unbleached recycled corrugated case material in Germany continued in March.
EUWID respondents also predicted that prices have not yet bottomed out yet. According to them there is too much paper on the market that is not finding its way quickly enough to sales channels outside of Germany.
Furthermore, various industry players say that Italian converters have very quickly switched back over to brown kraftliner from kraftliner substitute grades now that the availability of overseas kraftliner is decent again.
This article is an excerpt from EUWID's monthly report on the paper markets in Germany.
Find the EUWID Price Watch Germany for Month in EUWID Pulp and Paper issue no 11/2019, which will be available to our e-paper and print subscribers as of 13 March.