July 2002
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Paper & Packaging;2002 3rd Quarter, p52
Industry Profile
Industry Overview
The article presents information about the U.S. paperboard containers and boxes industry. Data on quarterly revenue and prices of the paper industry is presented for the period ranging from 2001 to 2002, and prediction is made for 2003 and 2004. Input costs are calculated for the materials and services used. Gross operating profit is calculated. Similar data for the years 1996 to 2001 are also presented, and a prediction is made for years 2002 to 2007.


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