WASHINGTON - The American Forest & Paper Association released its November 2014 Kraft Paper Report on Dec. 16.
Total Kraft paper shipments were 115.5 thousand tons, 7.7 percent lower than last month. Bleached Kraft paper shipments remained essentially flat compared to October at 8.6 thousand tons, while unbleached Kraft paper shipments decreased from 116.5 thousand tons to 106.8. Overall, year-to-date shipments in 2014 are 2.8 percent lower than the same period last year. Total month-end inventories increased to 71.5 thousands short tons in November.
The report can be purchased by contacting Caroline Nealon at [email protected] or 202-463-2448.