American Forest & Paper Association

The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) elects Graphic Packaging International, LLC, President and CEO Michael Doss as the new AF&PA Board Chair and released its 2021 slate of AF&PA Board Officers.

U.S. boxboard production in December 2020 increased 5% compared to December 2019. It was down 3% when compared to the same 12 months of 2019. The boxboard operating rate was 93.8%, up 5.3 points from December 2019 and essentially flat (-0.2 pts.) year-to-date.