TFL shipments were 1.495 BSF in 2022, a slight dip of 0.02% compared to last year’s record-breaking total of 1.496 BSF. Canadian shipments were down 3.6% for the year at 644 MMSF, while U.S. TFL shipments rose 2.9% to 852 MMSF.
December TFL shipments dropped 23.2% from 2021, totaling 91 MMSF. Fourth quarter shipments were 317 MMSF, 14.6% lower than the same period in 2021.
Quarterly, the TFL Monthly Shipments Report also includes data on shipments by substrate, country of origin, two-sided lamination and print pattern, and color applications. Shipments were extrapolated based on data from 84.7% of the U.S. and Canadian industry. CPA will publish the Annual TFL Shipments Report in March summarizing 2022 shipments data. See TFL Shipments Reports. More Info: Lori Thoden