Corrugated & Paperboard Boxes

As Quoted In Food & Beverage Packaging

US demand for boxes will reach $39.9 billion in 2012. Gains will be driven by the increased production of goods, a shift toward higher-value boxes and the continued popularity of Internet shopping. Corrugated and solid-fiber boxes will remain dominant and offer the best growth opportunities.

This study analyzes the $35.3 billion US corrugated and paperboard box industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, and forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by box board type (e.g., unbleached kraft, recycled, semichemical, bleached kraft); box product (e.g., corrugated and solid fiber, folding paperboard, set-up paperboard); and market (e.g., food and beverages, nonfood nondurable goods, durable goods, nonmanufacturing).

The study also considers market environment factors, evaluates company market share and profiles 28 major players including Smurfit-Stone, International Paper, Weyerhaeuser, Temple-Inland, and Georgia-Pacific.

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  1. Corrugated & Paperboard Boxes

    $4,500.00

    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

      $100.00

    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $133.00

      1. Table | CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOX DEMAND (million dollars) 2002 - 2017

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

      $1,551.00

      1. 3.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 3.2 Macroeconomic Outlook

        $191.00

        1. Table | MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS (billion 2000 dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 3.3 Demographic & Household Trends

        $133.00

        1. Table | POPULATION & HOUSEHOLDS (million people) 1997 - 2017

        2. 3.3.1 Age Distribution Patterns

          $82.00

        3. 3.3.2 Household Formation

          $82.00

      4. 3.4 Consumer Income & Spending

        $82.00

        1. Table | PERSONAL INCOME & EXPENDITURES (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      5. 3.5 Retail Sales

        $103.00

        1. Table | RETAIL SALES (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      6. 3.6 Manufacturing

        $130.00

        1. Table | MANUFACTURERS' SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 3.6.1 Durable Goods

          $82.00

        3. 3.6.2 Nondurable Goods

          $82.00

      7. 3.7 Packaging Industry Trends

        $140.00

        1. Table | PACKAGING SUPPLY & DEMAND (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      8. 3.8 Competitive Packaging Materials

        $228.00

        1. 3.8.1 Environmental Image

          $82.00

        2. 3.8.2 Aesthetics

          $82.00

      9. 3.9 Historical Market Trends

        $109.00

        1. Table | CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOX MARKET, 1997-2007

      10. 3.10 Pricing Trends & Product Mix

        $98.00

        1. Table | CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOX PRICING (dollars per ton) 1997 - 2017

      11. 3.11 Paperboard Pricing Trends

        $82.00

      12. 3.12 Environmental & Regulatory Issues

        $104.00

      13. 3.13 World Markets

        $82.00

      14. 3.14 Foreign Trade

        $85.00

        1. Table | FOREIGN TRADE IN CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOXES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

    4. 4 MATERIALS

      $1,184.00

      1. 4.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 4.2 Supply & Demand

        $573.00

        1. Table | PAPERBOARD SUPPLY & DEMAND BY TYPE (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        2. 4.2.1 Unbleached Kraft Board

          $162.00

          1. Table | UNBLEACHED KRAFT BOARD SUPPLY & DEMAND (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        3. 4.2.2 Recycled Board

          $143.00

          1. Table | RECYCLED BOARD SUPPLY & DEMAND (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        4. 4.2.3 Semichemical Board

          $82.00

          1. Table | SEMICHEMICAL BOARD SUPPLY & DEMAND (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        5. 4.2.4 Bleached Kraft Board

          $100.00

          1. Table | BLEACHED KRAFT BOARD SUPPLY & DEMAND (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

      3. 4.3 Paperboard Consumption in Boxes

        $316.00

        1. Table | PAPERBOARD CONSUMPTION IN BOXES BY GRADE & BOX TYPE (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        2. 4.3.1 Corrugated & Solid Fiber Boxes

          $112.00

          1. Table | PAPERBOARD CONSUMPTION IN CORRUGATED & SOLID FIBER BOXES BY MATERIAL & GRADE (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        3. 4.3.2 Folding Paperboard Boxes

          $116.00

          1. Table | PAPERBOARD CONSUMPTION IN FOLDING PAPERBOARD BOXES (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

        4. 4.3.3 Set-Up Paperboard Boxes

          $82.00

          1. Table | PAPERBOARD CONSUMPTION IN SET-UP PAPERBOARD BOXES (thousand tons) 1997 - 2017

      4. 4.4 Other Materials Consumption in Boxes

        $258.00

        1. Table | OTHER MATERIALS CONSUMPTION IN CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOXES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 4.4.1 Adhesives

          $82.00

        3. 4.4.2 Inks

          $94.00

        4. 4.4.3 Waxes

          $82.00

    5. 5 PRODUCTS

      $1,448.00

      1. 5.1 General

        $119.00

        1. Table | CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOX SUPPLY & DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      2. 5.2 Corrugated & Solid Fiber Boxes

        $660.00

        1. Table | CORRUGATED & SOLID FIBER BOX SUPPLY & DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.2.1 Products

          $82.00

        3. 5.2.2 Capacity

          $82.00

        4. 5.2.3 Constructions

          $82.00

          1. Table | CORRUGATED & SOLID FIBER BOX PRODUCTION BY CONSTRUCTION (billion square feet) 1997 - 2017

        5. 5.2.4 Strength Requirements

          $85.00

        6. 5.2.5 Mini-Flute Corrugated Boxes

          $111.00

          1. Table | MINI-FLUTE CORRUGATED BOX SHIPMENTS (billion square feet) 1997 - 2017

        7. 5.2.6 High-Quality Printing

          $89.00

        8. 5.2.7 Markets

          $103.00

          1. Table | CORRUGATED & SOLID FIBER BOX DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 5.3 Folding Paperboard Boxes

        $529.00

        1. Table | FOLDING PAPERBOARD BOX SUPPLY & DEMAND 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.3.1 Products

          $291.00

          1. Table | WINDOWED PAPERBOARD BOX SHIPMENTS BY MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        3. 5.3.2 Markets

          $117.00

          1. Table | FOLDING PAPERBOARD BOX DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      4. 5.4 Set-Up Paperboard Boxes

        $139.00

        1. Table | SET-UP PAPERBOARD BOX SUPPLY & DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

    6. 6 MARKETS

      $3,500.00

      1. 6.1 General

        $94.00

        1. Table | CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOX MARKETS (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      2. 6.2 Food & Beverage

        $1,218.00

        1. 6.2.1 Food & Beverage Industry Outlook

          $85.00

          1. Table | FOOD & BEVERAGE SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.2.2 Box Demand

          $1,011.00

          1. Table | FOOD & BEVERAGE BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | MEAT, POULTRY & SEAFOOD BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | BEVERAGE BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          4. Table | GRAIN MILL PRODUCT BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          5. Table | FRESH PRODUCE BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          6. Table | CANNED FOOD BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          7. Table | FROZEN FOOD BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          8. Table | BAKERY PRODUCT BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          9. Table | DAIRY PRODUCT BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          10. Table | CANDY & CONFECTION BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          11. Table | OTHER FOOD BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        3. 6.2.3 Box Types

          $91.00

          1. Table | FOOD & BEVERAGE BOX DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 6.3 Nonfood Nondurable Goods

        $1,185.00

        1. Table | NONFOOD NONDURABLE GOODS BOX MARKETS (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.3.1 Paper & Publishing

          $193.00

          1. Table | PAPER & PUBLISHING SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | PAPER & PUBLISHING BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        3. 6.3.2 Chemical & Pharmaceutical Products

          $661.00

          1. Table | CHEMICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | CHEMICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL BOX DEMAND BY MARKET & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | PHARMACEUTICAL BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          4. Table | COSMETIC & TOILETRY BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          5. Table | CLEANING CHEMICAL BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          6. Table | OTHER CHEMICAL PRODUCTS BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        4. 6.3.3 Other Nondurable Goods

          $289.00

          1. Table | OTHER NONDURABLE GOODS BOX DEMAND BY MARKET & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      4. 6.4 Durable Goods

        $778.00

        1. Table | DURABLE GOODS BOX DEMAND BY MARKET & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.4.1 Machinery & Equipment

          $161.00

          1. Table | MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        3. 6.4.2 Fabricated Metal Products

          $152.00

          1. Table | SELECTED FABRICATED METAL PRODUCT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | METAL PRODUCT BOX MARKET (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        4. 6.4.3 Other Durable Goods

          $392.00

          1. Table | OTHER DURABLE GOODS BOX DEMAND BY MARKET & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      5. 6.5 Nonmanufacturing

        $225.00

        1. Table | NONMANUFACTURING BOX DEMAND BY MARKET & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.5.1 Foodservice & Carry-Out

          $82.00

        3. 6.5.2 Retail Shipping

          $82.00

        4. 6.5.3 Moving, Storage & Other

          $82.00

    7. 7 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $4,528.00

      1. 7.1 General

        $142.00

        1. Table | US CORRUGATED & PAPERBOARD BOX SALES BY COMPANY, 2007 (million dollars)

      2. 7.2 Market Share

        $409.00

        1. 7.2.1 Corrugated & Solid Fiber Boxes

          $82.00

        2. 7.2.2 Folding Paperboard Boxes

          $173.00

      3. 7.3 Acquisitions & Divestitures

        $191.00

        1. Table | SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES

      4. 7.4 Manufacturing

        $82.00

      5. 7.5 Marketing

        $82.00

      6. 7.6 Distribution Strategies

        $82.00

      7. 7.7 Cooperative Agreements

        $97.00

        1. Table | SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS

      8. 7.8 Competitive Strategies

        $104.00

      9. 7.9 Regional Dynamics

        $82.00

      10. 7.10 COMPANY PROFILES

        $3,452.00

        1. 7.10.1 Altivity Packaging LLC

          $82.00

        2. 7.10.2 Boise Cascade Holdings LLC

          $82.00

        3. 7.10.3 Boise Incorporated

          $91.00

        4. 7.10.4 Caraustar Industries Incorporated

          $165.00

        5. 7.10.5 Cascades Incorporated

          $253.00

        6. 7.10.6 Graphic Packaging Corporation

          $120.00

        7. 7.10.7 Green Bay Packaging Incorporated

          $101.00

        8. 7.10.8 Greif Incorporated

          $82.00

        9. 7.10.9 International Paper Company

          $227.00

        10. 7.10.10 Interstate Resources Incorporated

          $82.00

        11. 7.10.11 Koch Industries Incorporated

          $208.00

        12. 7.10.12 Longview Fibre Company

          $121.00

        13. 7.10.13 MeadWestvaco Corporation

          $274.00

        14. 7.10.14 Menasha Corporation

          $120.00

        15. 7.10.15 Multi-Wall Packaging Corporation

          $82.00

        16. 7.10.16 Newark Group Incorporated

          $82.00

        17. 7.10.17 Packaging Corporation of America

          $99.00

        18. 7.10.18 Potlatch Corporation

          $82.00

        19. 7.10.19 Rock-Tenn Company

          $264.00

        20. 7.10.20 Simkins Industries Incorporated

          $82.00

        21. 7.10.21 Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation

          $218.00

        22. 7.10.22 Sonoco Products Company

          $135.00

        23. 7.10.23 Southern Container Corporation

          $105.00

        24. 7.10.24 Specialized Packaging Group Incorporated

          $82.00

        25. 7.10.25 Temple-Inland Incorporated

          $108.00

        26. 7.10.26 US Corrugated Incorporated

          $82.00

        27. 7.10.27 Visy Industries Incorporated

          $84.00

        28. 7.10.28 Weyerhaeuser Company

          $204.00

      11. 7.11 Other Companies Mentioned in Study

        $82.00

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