Consumption of European Market Pulp in March Down vs. March 2014

April 28, 2015 - UTIPULP published its March 2015 European Chemical Market Pulp report which said consumption of pulp in March increased 78,960 tons, or 8.6%, compared to February, but decreased 23,435 tons, or 2.3%, vs. March 2014.

Total market pulp consumption in March 2015 was 978,960 tons vs. 1,002,395 tons in March of 2014.

UTIPULP's full statistical report, which includes tonnage figures for pulp consumption and inventories, is available on the following link: UTIPULP - March 2015 (287k, pdf).

UTIPULP is the name of a European Association representing the "Group of European Market Wood Pulp Users." There are curently 11 members: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. To learn more, please visit: www.utipulp.org.

SOURCE: UTIPULP