Washington, D.C. – The American Forest & Paper Association released its October 2018 U.S. Boxboard Report on November 16, 2018.
Total boxboard monthly production decreased 3.9 percent when compared to October 2017 but increased 0.7 percent from last month. The total boxboard operating rate was 95.4 percent for October. Total Solid Bleached Boxboard & Liner production was up 2.7 percent year to date; Recycled Boxboard production declined 2.5 percent year to date; and Unbleached Kraft & Gypsum rose 2.3 percent year to date.
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