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Global paper consumption by region 2016

Paper consumption worldwide in 2016 by region (in 1,000 tons)

by M. Garside, last edited May 16, 2019
Global paper consumption by region 2016 This statistic shows the paper consumption worldwide in 2016, by region. In that year, some 190.22 million tons of paper was consumed in Asia. Europe was the world's second-largest paper consumer that year, consuming some 92.47 million tons. Total world paper consumption in 2016 amounted to 398.5 million metric tons.
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Paper consumption worldwide in 2016 by region (in 1,000 tons)

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