2010 paper reports
The American Forest & Paper Association
(AF&PA) released the November 2010 United States containerboard
and boxboard statistics reports. For the thirteenth straight
month, containerboard production rose over same month a year
ago. Total production saw an increase of 33,800 tons or 1.2 percent
when compared to November 2009. Production fell compared to October
2010, however, the month over month average daily production
was flat, down 0.9 percent. Year-to-date 2010 production increased
7.8 percent over 2009.
Total boxboard production decreased by 0.6
percent compared to November 2009 but increased 2.3 percent from
last month. Year-to-date production was up 3.3 percent over 2009.