US packaging papers, specialty packaging shipments in August essentially flat year-over-year; unbleached packaging papers operating rate at 94.4%, up 1.1 points from year ago, while shipments of bleached food wrapping down 2.1% year-to-date.: AF&PA

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WASHINGTON , September 16, 2022 (press release) –

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Total packaging papers & specialty packaging shipments in August remained essentially flat (-0.1%) compared to August 2021. They were essentially flat (+0.1%) when compared to the same 8 months of 2021.

  • The unbleached packaging papers operating rate was 94.4%, up 1.1 points from August 2021 and up 1.7 points year-to-date.
  • Shipments of bleached food wrapping were 31,600 short tons for the month of August, down 2.1% year-to-date.

The complete report with detailed tables, charts and historical data can be purchased by contacting Kory Bockman at Statistics_Publications@afandpa.org or 202-463-4716.

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