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Positively Newsprint: Demand, Capacity, Trade, Output, Prices, and Leading Suppliers

  • ID: 4539832
  • Newsletter
  • April 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 77 Pages
  • EMGE & Co.

This World Newsprint Markets report provides a critical review of the demand-supply outlook.

Based on comprehensive historical information and extensive, up-to-date market knowledge, the report examines a valuable range of issues that are changing the structure of global markets for Newsprint.

For this report, the base year is 2015. We have integrated statistical information up to March 2016 for the major regions and other countries where available. Market forecasts are to 2020.

Individual country data are provided, and forecasts are grouped by region, as follows:

  • Western Europe (EU-14, Norway and Switzerland)
  • Other Europe (Eastern Europe/Russia, Greece, Iceland, Cyprus, etc)
  • Total Europe (Western + Other Europe)
  • North America (USA & Canada)
  • Latin America
  • Japan
  • China/Hong Kong
  • Other Asia (All Asia and Oceania exc. Japan, China, Hong Kong & Middle East)
  • Total Asia (Japan + China/HK + Other Asia)
  • Africa/ME (All Africa & Middle East including Turkey & Israel)

We provide a comprehensive database of Newsprint demand and supply, which includes a forecast of demand by region to 2020 and world capacity by individual country.

Importantly, we include extensive tables showing the structure and the investment plans of the industry by company, as well as valuable listings of the Leading Supplier Rankings. A detailed analysis and forecast of the demand-supply balance is included, including a projection of expected, unspecified closures by region.

The report assesses the outlook for the global Newsprint industry operating ratios, international trade and self-sufficiency.

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Forecast Summary

1. Supply-Demand Balance

2. Demand
2.1. Demand: Demand drivers
2.2. Demand: Forecast Cycle Shape

3. Capacity
3.1. Base Capacity
3.2. Forecast Capacity

4. Trade, Output & Prices

5. Leading Suppliers - 2016
5.1. Industry Consolidation
5.2. Leading Suppliers

6. Country Data Worldwide

7. Capacity Detail
7.1. Base Capacity - Standard Newsprint
7.2. Unspecified Capacity Changes
7.3. Forecast Capacity

8. Machine Investment Plans

Appendix - Supplementary Charts

List of Figures
Figure 1. World Newsprint Demand vs. Leading Indicators
Figure 2. Market Summary - World Newsprint Markets
Figure 3. Recent Operating Ratios
Figure 4. Quarterly Operating Ratios - Forecast Capacity
Figure 5. Major Newsprint Capacity Changes
Figure 6. Global Newsprint Operating Ratios - Base Capacity
Figure 7. “Unspecified” Capacity Closures, by Region
Figure 8. Capacity Forecast Assumptions - 2015 to 2020
Figure 9. Capacity Forecast Changes, by Region
Figure 10. Forecast Operating Ratios, by Region, Newsprint
Figure 11. Global Newsprint Operating Ratio Forecasts
Figure 12. Operating Ratios - If No New Capacity Closures
Figure 13. Global Newsprint Operating Ratios
Figure 14. W.European Newsprint Operating Ratios
Figure 15. Forecast Demand Growth, by Region - 2015 to 2018
Figure 16. World Newsprint Demand % Growth (3mma)
Figure 17. Global Newsprint Demand & GDP
Figure 18. Global Demand Growth Forecast
Figure 19. Market Summary - World Newsprint Markets
Figure 20. Regional Demand Growth Outlook, 2015-20
Figure 21. Demand Forecast, World by Region, Newsprint
Figure 22. China Newsprint Demand
Figure 23. Newspaper Adspend by Region, 2015-16
Figure 24. Global growth in Adspend by Medium
Figure 25. Japanese Newspaper Circulation
Figure 26. Chinese Newspaper Circulation
Figure 27. Demand Growth Outlook - Newsprint
Figure 28. Government Debt as a propotion of GDP
Figure 29. Purchasing Managers’ Index - China
Figure 30. GDP Growth Outlook, 2015-17
Figure 31. Oil Prices
Figure 32. USA - Unemployment
Figure 33. Exchange Rates
Figure 34. GDP Growth - Russia
Figure 35. Newspaper Adspend - India
Figure 36. GDP Growth - Japan
Figure 37. Newspaper Adspend Growth - China
Figure 38. World GDP Consensus Since Previous Report
Figure 39. Base Capacity Changes by Region
Figure 40. Capacity Increase Forecast by Region - Base Capacity
Figure 41. Capacity Growth Trends - Base Capacity
Figure 42. Capacity Forecast by Region (2015-20)
Figure 43. Capacity Growth Forecasts
Figure 44. Regional Supply-Demand Outlook, 2015-20
Figure 45. Capacity Forecast Changes, by Region
Figure 46. Net Trade (Net Exports) Forecast, 2015 vs. 2020
Figure 47. Trade Forecast, World by Region, Newsprint
Figure 48. Comparative Newsprint Prices - USD
Figure 49. Output Forecast, World by Region, Newsprint
Figure 50. Newsprint Industry Consolidation - 1990 vs. 2016
Figure 51. Leading Suppliers - 2016 Capacity, Newsprint
Figure 52. Leading Newsprint Suppliers - World and Regions
Figure 53. Newsprint Producers - Top 5 Share
Figure 54. Leading Suppliers - Notes on M&A Activity
Figure 55. Demand, Trade, Output & Capacity by Country - 2015
Figure 56. Capacity Increases by Country
Figure 57. Base Capacity by Region
Figure 58. Capacity - Unspecified Changes
Figure 59. Forecast Capacity - by Major Producing Regions
Figure 60. Investment Listing - Europe
Figure 61. Investment Listing - North & Latin America, Asia
Figure 62. Newsprint Regional Demand per Capita
Figure 63. Share of Demand - Emerging vs. Mature Markets
Figure 64. Newspaper Circulation - Germany
Figure 65. Newspaper Circulation - UK
Figure 66. GB£ vs. US$
Figure 67. Euro vs. US$
Figure 68. European Economic Sentiment Indicator
Figure 69. European Consumer Confidence Indicator
Figure 70. Composite Leading Indicator - W.Europe
Figure 71. Composite Leading Indicator - USA

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown

In short, the author closely tracks global both micro and macro-economic, political and industry data, including pulp prices, energy costs, confidence indicators, business sentiments, trade, exchange rates, shipping costs, GDP, various other economic indicators, wastepaper & wood costs, etc… In addition to this, they have a global database of demand, production and capacity – by mill and machine – which is updated daily, especially in terms of investments and closures, and all this informs our demand forecast views, which itself feeds into our operating rate scenarios and subsequent price forecasts.