U.S. Kraft Paper Shipments Dip in October

Nov. 18, 2010 - According to the American Forest & Paper Associationís October 2010 Kraft Paper Sector Report, total U.S. Kraft paper shipments were 124,500 tons, an increase of 0.7% compared to October 2009, but a decrease of 7.2% compared to September 2010.

Total year-to-date kraft paper shipments rose 12.1% over last year.

Total inventory was down 2.4% from September's total.

SOURCE: American Forest & Paper Association