Total US kraft paper shipments in September down 2.2% month-over-month to 130,100 tons; total inventory at 77,900 tons: AF&PA
October 17, 2012
– The American Forest & Paper Association has released its September 2012 Kraft Paper Sector Report.
Total Kraft paper shipments were approximately 130,100 tons, a decrease of 2.2 percent compared to the prior month. Total inventory was approximately 77,900 tons in September. Unbleached Kraft shipments decreased, but bleached Kraft shipments increased year over year for the eighth month in 2012.