On September 16, 2016 National gypsum issued a statement disclosing pricing update information through the calendar year 2017.
The full letter is below:
TO OUR CUSTOMERS:
We are issuing the following direction in response to customer requests to provide pricing guidance through the calendar year 2017.
Effective with shipments on and after Monday, January 23, 2017, National Gypsum Company and its subsidiary entities will increase prices 20% on our entire Gypsum Wallboard product line, including all specialty panels.
It is our intention that this increase will be good for the entire calendar year of 2017. At this time, we would like to reaffirm our ongoing policy prohibiting the quotation of individual jobs.
Thank you for your valued business and continued support. If you have any questions, please contact your local National Gypsum Company Sales Representative.
NATIONAL GYPSUM COMPANY AND ITS SUBSIDIARY ENTITIES