November 2010
Over The Wire Tissue Edition
Archive/Subscribe | | Advertise | TAPPI Press Catalog

U.S. Recovered Paper Consumption up 9% Year-to-Date

Print Print this article | Send to Colleague

Total U.S. industry consumption of recovered paper was 2.63 million tons, 8% higher than September of last year, according to the September 2010 Recovered Paper Monthly Report published this past week by AF&PA, Washington, D.C., USA. However, consumption in September was 3% lower than in August. The U.S. consumed 9% more recovered paper in the first nine months of 2010 than during the same period last year.

U.S. exports of recovered paper were down 3% in August compared with July. Year-to-date exports of recovered paper are 2% lower than during the same months last year.



Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn

Naylor, LLC

TAPPI Over the Wire - Tissue Edition | 15 Technology Pkwy. S. | Norcross, GA 30092 USA | Voice: 770.446.1400 | Fax: 770.446.6947