The European steel market seems to have gone crazy, according to
MEPS, a UK supplier of steel market information. The company says
that in 25 years of analysing steel prices, it has not seen
anything like the present mania.
Food Group, the UK speciality cakes manufacturer, had such a
successful Christmas trading period that it found itself unable to
meet demand for its products and suffered a reduction in profits as
Sonoco, the global provider of packaging products for the food and
beverage industry, has announced that it will increase prices for
all coreboard grades manufactured in and shipped to continental
Europe by €50 per metric tonne.
Sonoco, the US-based global packaging manufacturer, has announced
it will increase prices for its paper-based engineered carriers
(tubes and cores) by between 7.5 and 12 per cent for its North
American and European operations, effective...
Graphic Packaging International Corporation, the North American
folding carton manufacturer, reported first quarter net income
attributable to common shareholders of $2.4 million (€2.7 million)
on sales of $263.7 million, compared...