TITLE

Paper and Packaging Overview

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Metals;2006 2nd Quarter, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Industry Overview
ABSTRACT
The article present market data and forecast for the paper & packaging industry in the U.S. Revenues for the paper and products industry increased in 2005 until the first quarter of 2006, buoyed by healthy consumer spending, employment growth and a revival in tradition manufacturing. However, industry profits have declined in the period. As such, firms are expected to lower costs through improving efficiency. A section is devoted to demand, supply and price forecasting for corrugated board containers.
ACCESSION #
22892159

 

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