Protective Packaging: Canada

This report forecasts to 2023 protective packaging demand in Canada in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: flexible, foam, and rigid. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: durable goods, nondurable goods, e-commerce, and retail and other markets such as products sold to consumers and moving companies.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in annual series from 2008 to 2018; the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2008, 2013, and 2018.

Excluded from the scope of this report are active insulated shipping containers employing electricity or other power sources to maintain a temperature-controlled environment inside an insulated enclosure. Retail packaging such as blister packs and clamshells are also excluded.

For any given historical year, US dollar amounts are obtained from values expressed in the applicable local currency. These local currency values are converted to US dollars at the average annual exchange rate for that year. For forecast years, the US dollar amounts assume the same annual exchange rate at that prevailing in 2018.

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:
322211 Corrugated and Solid Fiber Box Mfg
322220 Paper Bag and Coated and Treated Paper Mfg
326140 Polystyrene Foam Product Mfg
326150 Urethane and Other Foam Product (Except Polystyrene) Mfg
326199 All Other Plastics Product Mfg

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