WASHINGTON - The American Forest & Paper Association released its October 2014 U.S. Containerboard Statistics Report on Nov. 17.
Containerboard production was 2.6 percent higher compared to September 2014, 3.2 percent higher than October of last year, and 0.9 percent higher year-to-date. The month-over-month average daily production was 0.7 percent lower. The containerboard operating rate for October dropped to 96.9 percent from September’s 97.8 percent.
The report can be purchased by contacting Caroline Nealon at [email protected] or 202-463-2448.