Market for Pulp From Fibres Other Than Wood in the United States
In value terms, production of pulp from fibres other than wood shrank slightly to $ in . Over the period under review, production showed a noticeable curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of % against the previous year. Production of peaked at $ in 2017; however, from 2018 to , production failed to regain momentum.
The size of the market for pulp from fibres other than wood in the United States rose slightly to $ in , picking up by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption, however, showed a perceptible decline. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2017; however, from 2018 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.