NBSK

AcronymDefinition
NBSKNorthern-Bleached Softwood Kraft
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Weyerhaeuser underpinned NBSK at the US$ 620-$630/metric ton mark and SBSK weakened as well along with short fiber pulp prices, although eucalyptus just about held out.
As an example, the NBSK pulp price increased to US$976 per ton at the end of June, an increase of US$87 per ton since March.
The Celgar mill is a modern producer of NBSK pulp with an annual production capacity of approximately 430,000 metric tons located at Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada.
Rottneros said that it would also follow other suppliers and increase the price on NBSK quality pulp to USD560 per tonne.
Rottneros also said that it would increase the price on NBSK quality pulp from USD480 per tonne to USD520 per tonne in Europe.
Recent strengthening in the NBSK pulp market is also encouraging.
Intercontinental, built in 1968, is a single line pulp mill with annual production capacity of 309,000 ADMT of NBSK pulp.
While NBSK spot markets experienced decreases during the quarter NBHK prices were relatively flat bringing the price premium for softwood over hardwood to approximately $20 dollars per tonne.
819 Average 2x4 #2&Btr lumber price (US$) $ 327 $ 365 $ 398 $ 338 Average NBSK final pulp price delivered to Northern Europe (US$) $ 588 $ 613 $ 642 $ 609 Average plywood price- Toronto (Cdn$) $ 362 $ 361 $ 439 $ 444 Average OSB price- North Central (US$) $ 291 $ 305 $ 364 $ 260 Q3 Q2 Q1 Q4 2004 2004 2004 2003 Sales and Income (millions of dollars) Sales $ 1,130.
765 Average 2x4 #2&Btr lumber price (US$) $ 365 $ 398 $ 338 $ 440 Average NBSK final pulp price delivered to Northern Europe (US$) $ 613 $ 642 $ 609 $ 637 Average plywood price- Toronto (Cdn$) $ 361 $ 439 $ 444 $ 548 Average OSB price- North Central (US$) $ 305 $ 364 $ 260 $ 353 Q2 Q1 Q4 Q3 2004 2004 2003 2003 Sales and Income (millions of dollars) Sales $1,180.
While NBSK spot markets experienced significant decreases during the quarter NBHK prices were relatively flat bringing the price premium for softwood over hardwood to less than $20 dollars per tonne.