Molded Pulp Packaging: United States

This report forecasts to 2024 US molded pulp packaging demand in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: food product trays/flats; egg cartons; clamshells and containers; plates, bowls, and lids; and other products such as tray inserts and end caps. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: primary packaging, foodservice, and protective packaging.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2009, 2014, and 2019.

This report covers US demand for molded pulp – also known as molded fiber – packaging. The terms "molded pulp" and "molded fiber" are used interchangeably throughout the report. Excluded from this report are packaging products purchased and used outside of the US, even if the packaged product is manufactured for, and shipped to, US customers.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
322299 All Other Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
424130 Industrial and Personal Service Paper Merchant Wholesalers

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