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Annual nonwovens report: supply and demand

August 12th, 2016 / By: / Industry News

INDA, the Association of the Nonwovens Fabrics Industry, has published the third edition of its annual North American Nonwovens Supply Report. The document includes key metrics of capacity, production and operating rates, in addition to regional trade. A benchmark for North American capacity, production, and supply information, the report provides a clear view of the all-important supply-demand balance in the major nonwoven process categories. In 2015, North America’s nonwoven capacity increased to 2.98 million tons, 2.7 percent annual growth compared to the previous year’s growth of 1.2 percent. To access the report, visit