Month: March 2017

NEW YORK, June 5, 2017 (Viewpoint) – excerpt from KeyBanc Capital Markets U.S. national average OCC prices were up by $14/ton in June, with prices up $10/ton in the containerboard-heavy Southeast, $5/ton in the boxboard-heavy Midwest, and $25/ton on the West Coast thanks to surging export prices to China. Export prices to China were up…

WASHINGTON, DC, June 2, 2017 (Press Release) – Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 138,000 in May, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 4.3 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Job gains occurred in health care and mining. Household Survey Data The unemployment rate, at 4.3 percent, and the number…

PETERSBURG, FL, June 2, 2017 (Other news source) – In the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, Mark Sutton, the chairman and CEO of International Paper, has told CNBC that the president is still listening to the business community on a range of important issues. On Thursday, Trump announced…