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Research and Markets: North America Paper Packaging Market Worth USD 81.34 Billion by 2020 – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts 2016-2020

By Business Wire News   


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “North America Paper Packaging Market – By Products, Industry Verticals, Countries and Vendors – Market Size, Demand Forecasts, Industry Trends and Updates, Supplier Market Shares (2014 – 2020)” report to their offering.

The North America paper packaging market was $59.57 billion in 2014 and is estimated to reach $81.34 billion by 2020 growing at a CAGR of 5.33%.

Paper is one the most used materials for packaging products. The paper packaging industry comprises companies engaging in paper packaging manufacturing and paper packaging operations focused around Kraft paper, recycled paper, cardboard, laminated paper containers, and paper fiber based boxes, bags and wrapping paper.

Paper packaging has the highest market share of the total packaging market. Added to this, the demand for paper packaging will continue to witness growth over the forecast period.

Competition from other materials, especially flexible plastics, continues unabated, though rising oil prices work in favor of paper-based packaging.

Rock Tenn and MeadWestvaco merged to create a leading global provider of consumer and corrugated packaging. It is estimated that the annual synergies from the transaction are 300 million USD and will be achieved in the next 3 years.

Products which are heavier do not use paper as a material for packaging. As such, paper products are majorly focused for tertiary packaging than for primary and secondary packaging The usage density in United States is more than 50 times indicating that there is more penetration ability.

Companies Mentioned:

  • AlMasah
  • Amcor
  • Austrlian Paper
  • DS Smith
  • GH Packaging
  • GS Paper and Packaging group
  • Graphic Packaging International Corporation
  • International Paper Company
  • Junopack
  • KR Papers
  • Malex Paper products
  • MeadWestvaco Corporation
  • Metsa Group
  • Middle East paper company
  • Mondi Group
  • Napco
  • Oji Paper
  • Rengo
  • Sappi Limited
  • Smurfit Kappa
  • Tetra Laval
  • Transpaco
  • Visy

Report Structure:

1. Research Methodology

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Overview

4. Market Dynamics

5. Competition Analysis – Company Profiles

6. Investment Analysis

7. Tables

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