WASHINGTON - The American Forest & Paper Association released its September 2013 U.S. Containerboard Statistics Report today.
Containerboard production decreased 8.9 percent over August 2013, and was essentially flat compared to the same month last year. The month-over-month average daily production decreased 5.9 percent. The containerboard operating rate for September 2013 decreased 5.9 points from August 2013, from 99.7 percent to 93.8 percent.
The report can be purchased by contacting Caroline Nealon at [email protected] or 202-463-2448.