paper consumption rises
According to the June 2010 Recovered Paper
Monthly Report published by AF&PA, total United States industry
consumption of recovered paper was 2.6 million tons, an increase
from June 2009 of 6 percent.
United States exports of recovered paper
were down 2.5 percent in May compared to April. Total recovered
paper exports in 2010 are flat compared with exports in the same
6 months in 2009.