Forestry Statistics 2011 - UK Grown Timber

Pulp & paper

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Figures for the production of paper are provided by the Confederation of Paper Industries. They cover all paper production from UK mills, not just those using UK roundwood.

A total of 4.3 million tonnes of paper was produced by UK paper mills in 2010, unchanged from the level in the previous year.

Table 2.22 Production of paper and paperboard, 2001-2010

Year

Graphic papers
(incl newsprint)

Sanitary &
household papers

Packaging
materials

     Other

Total paper
& paperboard

thousand tonnes

2001

2 627

738 2 190

649

6 204

2002

2 526 823 2 207 662 6 218

2003

2 532 808 2 240 646 6 226

2004

2 632 806 2 230 572 6 240

2005

2 654 801 1 989 595 6 039

2006

2 483 805 1 999 301 5 588

2007

2 229 834 1 852 313 5 228

2008

2 063 783 1 838 299 4 983

2009 

1 609 736 1 702 246

4 293

2010

1 637 729 1 640 294

4 300

Source: Confederation of Paper Industries

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