Demand for sorted office paper and other high grades dropped in the August buying period, while demand for old corrugated containers increased. Market conditions for recovered paper have gotten a little strange this summer because of a variety of factors. Prices for sorted office paper (SOP) and other high grades of recovered paper dropped significantly in the August buying period, driven in large part by the COVID-19 pandemic. Although generation of high grades is low with more people working from home, demand for that material is even lower.
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