U.S. Boxboard Production in August Up Over July

Sept. 19, 2012 - The American Forest & Paper Association released its August 2012 U.S. Paperboard Report which said total boxboard production decreased by 0.8 percent compared to August 2011 but increased 2.2 percent from last month.

Unbleached Kraft Boxboard production decreased over the same month last year and decreased compared to last month.

Total Solid Bleached Boxboard & Liner production increased compared to August 2011 and increased compared to last month.

The production of Recycled Boxboard increased compared to August 2011 and increased when compared to last month.

SOURCE: AF&PA