The Market: New year brings better prices – for now

By Ken McEntee The new year started well for recovered paper suppliers, as long-awaited price increases were reported for old corrugated containers (OCC), sorted office paper (SOP) and some other… Thank you for checking us…








railroad traffic

Rail traffic down as year-end draws near

For the week ending December 14, U.S. rail traffic was down 8.5 percent compared to the same time last year, the Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported. Total U.S. weekly… Thank you for checking us…


U.S. containerboard production down

U.S. containerboard production in November decreased 1 percent compared to November 2018, the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) reported. Production was down 4 percent when compared to the same… Thank you for checking us…


November boxboard production declines

U.S. boxboard production in November decreased 2 percent compared to November 2018, the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) reported. Production was down 1 percent when compared to the same… Thank you for checking us…