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Corrugated Box Market in the US 2016-2020 – Rise in Demand for Innovative Lightweight Materials – Research and Markets

June 10, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Corrugated Box Market in the US 2016-2020” report to their offering.

The corrugated box market in the US is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.53% during the period 2016-2020.

The market is divided into the following segments based on end-user application:

  • Food and beverage products
  • Non-durable products
  • Durables and others

One of the major trends is the adoption of innovations in the manufacture of corrugated boxes. In addition, many vendors have started manufacturing corrugated boxes with recycled material, thereby becoming eco-friendly, and promoting sustainability.

According to the report, the production capacity of vendors can be measured in terms of production in tons. The market will experience a rapid increase in production capacity as vendors are adopting advanced methods of production. Many vendors such as WestRock, Georgia-Pacific, and Pratt are increasing their production capacity through the development of new production plants or acquisition of existing players. The increase in capacity will allow vendors to meet demand for corrugated boxes and also reach out to the emerging markets.

Further, the report states that one of the main challenges is the growing competition from other forms of packaging.

Key vendors:

  • DS Smith
  • Georgia-Pacific
  • INDEVCO Group
  • International Paper
  • Kapstone
  • Mondi
  • Packaging Corporation of America
  • Smurfit Kappa
  • WestRock

Key Topics Covered:

PART 01: Executive summary

PART 02: Scope of the report

PART 03: Market research methodology

PART 04: Introduction

PART 05: Market landscape

PART 06: Market segmentation by end-users

PART 07: Market drivers

PART 08: Impact of drivers

PART 09: Market challenges

PART 10: Impact of drivers and challenges

PART 11: Market trends

PART 12: Vendor landscape

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