HOME | EDITORIAL CALENDAR | SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES | EVENTS CALENDAR | PAPER INDUSTRY LINKS | CONTACT US

Pulp Imports to China Slowed in November

Jan. 8, 2010 - China in November imported 960,000 metric tons of pulp, a decrease of 47,000 tons from October's import total, according to China's General Administration of Customs.

In the first 11 months of 2009, pulp imports rose 44% year-over-year totaling 12.67 million tons, the Administration reported.

Paper and Paperboard
In November, China also imported 270,000 tons of paper and paperboard, approximately the same amount as October.

However, paper and paperboard imports during the first eleven months of 2009 fell 9.2% to 2.99 million tons, compared to the same period in 2008, the Administration said.

SOURCE: General Administration of Customs of the People's Republic of China




PaperAge. Copyright © O'Brien Publications, Inc. All rights reserved.