by Eric Mootz on July 20, 2016
Continental Building Products Announces Price Increases
On July 11, 2016 Continental Building Products announced a price increase effective September 1, 2016.
The full letter is below:
Dear Valued Customer:
2016 Price Increase:
On October 14, 2015 we issued a price increase announcement stating a price increase on all wallboard products of up to 15% effective with orders shipped on or after April 1, 2016. In continuation of this price increase, we will be increasing price on all orders shipped on or after September 1, 2016. This price increase applies to all our gypsum board products and is intended to be in effect for the remainder of 2016. Your sales representative will be contacting you at least 30 days prior to September 1, 2016 to communicate and answer questions you may have.
2017 Price Increase:
In order to better align with the planning needs of our customers, for the calendar year 2017 we will implement a full year price increase as of the beginning of the year. Therefore, in order to allow our customers to begin planning now, we are announcing that effective with orders shipped on or after January 1, 2017, the price of our products will be increased by the following amount:
ALL WALLBOARD PRODUCTS: 20%
If you have questions regarding the pricing for your specific area, please contact your local sales representative.
Thank you for your business and continued support.
Continental Building Products Operating Company, LLC
Formore information about Continental Building Supply products, contact Trowel Trades Supply.