WASHINGTON - The American Forest & Paper Association released its October 2012 U.S. Paperboard Statistics Report today.
Total boxboard production increased by 2.6 percent compared to October 2011 and increased 0.5 percent from last month. Unbleached Kraft Boxboard production decreased over the same month last year and decreased compared to last month. Total Solid Bleached Boxboard & Liner production increased compared to October 2011 and increased compared to last month. The production of Recycled Boxboard increased compared to October 2011 and increased when compared to last month.
The complete survey with detailed tables can be purchased by contacting Caroline Nealon (Statistics_Publications@afandpa.org or 202-463-2448).