On December 18, 2018 Continental Building Products announced a price increase effective February 1, 2019.
The full letter is below:
Dear Valued Customer,
Effective on orders shipping February 1st, 2019, prices on all of our finishing products will be increased by the following amount over current prices for both domestic and export customers:
ALL FINISHING PRODUCTS 5%
Inflationary costs have continued to impact our business over the course of the current year and are expected to continue through 2019. Among those increasing costs are freight and raw materials. you should be prepared for a future price increase later in 2019 beyond this announcement.
If you have any questions regarding the pricing for your specific area, please contact your local sales representative.
Thank you very much for your business and continued support.
Continental Building Products Operating Company, LLC