EUWID sources are describing an "unpleasant situation" for the paper industry, which has triggered nervousness and uncertainty on the woodfree coated paper market in many places. However, the companies were not expecting a boom in demand at this time of year. Manufacturers say they intend to continue in summer with extensive PM stoppages to which they have also been resorting in the previous months to prevent the worst. In many negotiations, though, suppliers are unable to withstand the prevailing pressure on prices.
Price pressure on German woodfree uncoated paper market
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