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Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 595575
  • Report
  • July 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 431 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
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Global Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes Market to Reach $302.9 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes estimated at US$250.2 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$302.9 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 2.8% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Corrugated & Solid Fiber, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 2.9% CAGR and reach US$223.5 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Folding Paperboard Box segment is readjusted to a revised 2.5% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $67.6 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 5.2% CAGR

The Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes market in the U.S. is estimated at US$67.6 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$61.2 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 5.1% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 0.7% and 2.1% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 1.3% CAGR.

Set-Up Paperboard Box Segment to Record 2.2% CAGR

In the global Set-Up Paperboard Box segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 1.8% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$7.5 Billion in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$8.5 Billion by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$41.6 Billion by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 3% CAGR through the analysis period. We bring years of research experience to this 16th edition of our report. The 431-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.

Competitors identified in this market include, among others:
  • Cascades Inc.
  • DS Smith Plc
  • Georgia-Pacific Corporation
  • Graphic Packaging International LLC
  • International Paper
  • Klabin SA
  • Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd
  • Mondi plc
  • Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited
  • Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd.
  • Oji Holdings Corporation
  • Orora Ltd
  • Packaging Corporation of America
  • Rengo Co. Ltd.
  • SAICA
  • Smurfit Kappa Group Plc
  • WestRock Company

The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review). Research estimates are provided for 2020, while research projections cover the period 2021-2027.
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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & REPORT SCOPE

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes: Lightweight, Durable, Recyclable and Cost Effective Properties Drive Demand

Corrugated & Solid Fiber Boxes Continue to Dominate the Market

Non-Durable Products Segment: The Leading End-Use Market

Developing Economies Promise Tremendous Growth Potential for Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes

Recent Market Activity

Corrugated Boxes: Preferred Packaging Format for Shipping

Food and Beverages Sector Leads Demand for Corrugated Boxes

Asia-Pacific Spearheads Worldwide Demand for Corrugated Boxes

Factors Restraining Growth in Corrugated Boxes Market

Food & Beverages: High Growth Potential for Corrugated Packaging Market

Favorable Food Consumption Patterns Strengthen Market Prospects

Global Containerboard Market: An Overview

Positive Global Economy Buoys General Market Optimism

Global Manufacturing PMI - An Important Bellwether

Global Competitor Market Shares

Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes Competitor Market Share Scenario Worldwide (in %): 2020 & 2029

Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession

2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

Cascades Inc. (Canada)

Cascades Containerboard Packaging (Canada)

DS Smith Plc (UK)

Georgia-Pacific Corporation (USA)

Graphic Packaging International LLC (USA)

International Paper (USA)

Klabin SA (Brazil)

Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd (Hong Kong)

Mondi plc (UK)

Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited (China)

Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Oji Holdings Corporation (Japan)

Orora Ltd (Australia)

Packaging Corporation of America (USA)

Rengo Co., Ltd. (Japan)

SAICA (Spain)

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (Ireland)

Visy Pty Ltd. (Australia)

WestRock Company (USA)

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

Paper & Paperboard Market - An Overview

Corrugated & Paperboard Packaging - Solution for Boosting Sales!

Corrugated Packaging Materials: A Review

Recyclability - A Major Fetching Factor for Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes

Recycled Paper Becoming the Main Raw Material for Manufacturing Boxes

Companies Focus on Cost Containment in Packaging

Surge in E-Commerce Sales: Corrugated and Paperboard Box Market Positioned for Growth

Focus of E-Commerce Companies on Innovative Packaging Formats

Bespoke Touches for Luxury E-Commerce Market

Environmental Sustainability: A Major Consideration for E-Commerce Packaging Market

Retail Sector - A Key Beneficiary of Corrugated Packaging

Corrugated & Paperboard Packaging in Point-of-Purchase Display

Innovations for Shelf Display

Environment-Friendly Packaging and Printing Inks: Gaining Momentum

Shift towards Lightweight Corrugated Boxes

Distribution Issues Foster Packaging Innovations

Developing Innovative Substitute Materials for Corrugated Boxes

Growing Demand for Micro-Corrugated Cardboard

Recycled Board to Expand Share

Shift towards High-Value Products

Growing Popularity of Smaller Flute Profiles

Threat of Returnables

Innovations Benefit Carton Packaging Industry

Plastic: A Major Competitor to Corrugated & Paperboard Box

Plastic Crates & Corrugated Box: A Comparative Review of Major Attributes

4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

III. MARKET ANALYSIS

GEOGRAPHIC MARKET ANALYSIS

UNITED STATES

Market Facts & Figures

US Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes Market Share (in %) by Company: 2020 & 2025

Market Analytics

CANADA

JAPAN

CHINA

EUROPE

Market Facts & Figures

European Corrugated and Paperboard Boxes Market: Competitor Market Share Scenario (in %) for 2020 & 2025

Market Analytics

FRANCE

GERMANY

ITALY

UNITED KINGDOM

SPAIN

RUSSIA

REST OF EUROPE

ASIA-PACIFIC

AUSTRALIA

INDIA

SOUTH KOREA

REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

LATIN AMERICA

ARGENTINA

BRAZIL

MEXICO

REST OF LATIN AMERICA

MIDDLE EAST

IRAN

ISRAEL

SAUDI ARABIA

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

REST OF MIDDLE EAST

AFRICA

IV. COMPETITION

Total Companies Profiled: 191

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