Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today reported a net loss for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, excluding special items, of $30 million, or $0.32 per share, compared to a net loss, excluding special items, of $26 million, or $0.27 per share, in the same period in 2014. Sales were $920 million in the quarter, down $96 million, or 9%, from the first quarter of 2014. GAAP net loss was $33 million, or $0.35 per share, compared to a net loss of $50 million, or $0.53 per share, in the first quarter of 2014.
Effective with all orders entered November 1, 2016 or after, Verso Corporation is increasing the transaction price of all Coated Groundwood grades by $2.00/cwt USD/$2.60/cwt CAD, including but not limited to: Liberty®; Balance®; New Era® Matte; New Era® ThinBulk
The increase applies to all basis weights and related private label grades.