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Research and Markets: US Food Contact Paper Market 2015 Report With Forecasts to 2019

September 4, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Food Contact Paper Market in the US 2015-2019” report to their offering.

One of the trends emerging in the US food contact market is the growing demand for biodegradable packaging products. Manufacturers are using paper-based materials and coatings that are eco-friendly in response to an increase in environmental concerns among consumers.

According to the report, the food contact paper market in the US is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.43% over the period 2014-2019. Different types of paper-derived packaging materials are available in the market, ranging from simple wraps to cartons. These materials are capable of preserving food products for long periods of time. Manufacturers of food products prefer food contact paper and board for cost-efficient packaging as their light weight and durability allow for reduced transportation and handling costs. Retailers and product manufacturers also use paper packaging materials to distinguish their products from those of competitors in terms of brand visibility.

The use of food contact paper can potentially lead to contamination of the content because of the presence of chemicals and printing inks. This affects the demand for these packaging products.

Key Topics Covered

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Scope of the Report
  3. Market Research Methodology
  4. Introduction
  5. Market Landscape
  6. Market Segmentation by Type
  7. Market Segmentation by Application
  8. Buying Criteria
  9. Market Growth Drivers
  10. Drivers and Their Impact
  11. Market Challenges
  12. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  13. Market Trends
  14. Trends and Their Impact
  15. Vendor Landscape
  16. Key Vendor Analysis

Companies Mentioned

  • Burrows Paper
  • Cascades
  • Georgia-Pacific
  • Glatfelter
  • Huhtamaki
  • International Paper Co
  • Intertek
  • Intertek and Seaman paper
  • Mondi plc
  • Seaman paper
  • Smurfit Kappa

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Sector: Food Packaging