PAPER & PAPERBOARD PRODUCTION & CONSUMPTION FOR SOUTH KOREA

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S.N. Particular   Time of Information Source
01 Country Korea (South)    
02 Population (Million) 50.61 2014 http://en.wikipedia.org
03 Total Pulp/Paper/Paperboard Production 11.569 2015 FAO
03.1 Corrugated/Packaging 6.661
03.2 Newsprint 1.334
03.3 Writing & printing 2.92
03.4 Others 070
04 Import 0.990
05 Export 3.092
06 Net Consumption 9.467
07 Per Capita Consumption (Kg./year/person) 189.0
08.0 Recovered Paper: Collection 8.333
08.1                              Import 1.543
08.2                              Export 0.555
08.4                              Consumption/Usage 9.321
09.0 Wood Pulp:           Production 0.402
09.1                              Import 2.316
09.2                              Export 0.003
09.4                              Consumption/Usage 2.714
10 No. of Pulp/Paper Mills      
11 Main Raw Materials      
12 Major Companies      

All Production, Import, Export and Net Consumption numbers are in Million Metric Tons (1,000,000,000 Kg.)
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Top 5 Paper & Paperboard Producing Countries  (Million Metric Ton in 2014)

Countries Million MT
  Production Imports Exports Net Consumption
World 400.2 110.0 111.8 398.5
China 108.8 4.6 7.3 106.0
USA 73.1 10.0 12.1 71.1
Japan 26.5 2.0 1.4 27.1
Germany 22.6 11.4 13.7 20.2
Korea Republic (South) 11.7 1.0 3.3 9.3

Top 5 Recovered Paper Producing/Collection Countries  (Million Metric Ton in 2015)

Countries Million MT
  Production Imports Exports Net Consumption
World 225.1 57.4 56.9 225.5
China 53.8 29.9 1.04 82.6
USA 47.8 0.76 19.6 28.4
Japan 21.8 0.04 4.3 17.5
Germany 15.2 4.0 2.5 16.7
Korea Republic (South) 8.3 1.54 0.55 9.3

Top 5 Wood Pulp Importing Countries  (Million Metric Ton in 2015)

Countries Million MT
  Production Imports Exports Net Consumption
World 175.6 58.7 59.1 175.3
China 10.2 20.6 0.08 30.7
USA 49.4 5.4 7.7 47.0
Germany 2.6 4.8 1.2 6.2
Italy 0.41 3.5 0.05 3.8
Korea Republic 0.40 2.3 0.00 2.7

Top 5 Non-Wood Pulp Importing Countries (Million Metric Ton in 2014)

Countries Million MT
  Production Imports Exports Net Consumption
World 13.2 0.409 0.424 13.2
China 7.6 0.064 0.093 7.520
Saudi Arabia 0 0.031 0.0 0.031
Japan 0 0.028 0.0 0.033
Korea Republic (South) 0 0.025 0.0 0.025
India 2.0 0.021 0.0 2.016

Top 5 Recovered Paper Consuming Countries  (Million Metric Ton in 2015)

Countries Million MT
  Production Imports Exports Net Consumption
World 225.1 57.4 56.97 225.5
China 53.8 29.9 1.04 82.6
USA 47.3 0.71 19.6 28.5
Japan 21.8 0.035 4.3 17.5
Germany 15.2 3.99 2.54 16.7
Korea (South) 8.33 1.54 0.55 9.3