European Shipments of Graphic Papers Dropped 9.3% in June

Aug. 13, 2013 - EURO-GRAPH, the European Association of Graphic Paper Producers, published its monthly statistics of the European Graphic Papers Industry, which showed total shipments of graphic papers in June 2013 fell 9.3% percent compared to June of 2012.

In June, total European shipments of Newsprint declined 11.5 percent compared to June of 2012.

Total shipments of SC-Magazine paper in June fell 12.1 percent compared to the same month last year.

On an upward note, shipments of Uncoated Mechanical papers in June rose 2.3% over June 2012.

EURO-GRAPH's June 2013 statistical report with detailed tonnage figures for all Graphic Paper grades can be downloaded at: EURO-GRAPH Monthly Statistics - June 2013 (32k, pdf)

EURO-GRAPH asbl is the European Association of Graphic Paper Producers, which represents the industry sectors of Europe's newsprint, magazine, and fine paper grades. For further information visit: www.euro-graph.org.

SOURCE: EURO-GRAPH