U.S. total boxboard production increased by 1.9% when compared to July 2017 and increased 4.1% from last month, as the American Forest & Paper Association reported.
Unbleached kraft boxboard production decreased over the same month a year ago but increased compared to last month. Total solid bleached boxboard & liner production increased when compared to July 2017 and last month. The production of recycled boxboard increased compared to July 2017 and last month.
The American Forest & Paper Association serves to advance a sustainable U.S. pulp, paper, packaging, tissue and wood products manufacturing industry through fact-based public policy and marketplace advocacy.