Verband Deutscher Papierfabriken

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Informationsite of the German Paperindustry

Paper industry - production keeps stable

The German paper industry in 2015 increased its production slightly to 22.6 million tons. With further slight losses in the field of graphic papers, the industry recorded a production increase of 0.3 percent in total. This is due to the continued growth in the areas of packaging and hygiene papers. Industry turnover in 2015 increased by 0.9 percent to 14.4 billion euros.