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Global Paper Packaging Materials Industry

  • April 2012
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Paper Packaging Materials in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product Segments: Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging & Wrapping Papers, and Other Paperboard. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 290 companies including many key and niche players such as DS Smith PLC, Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Graphic Packaging International, Holmen AB, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corp., M-Real Oyj, Mayr-Melnhof Group, Oji Paper Co., Ltd., Smurfit Kappa Group plc, RockTenn Company, Stora Enso Oyj, Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget, UPM-Kymmene Corporation, and Weyerhaeuser Company. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

Table Of Contents

Global Paper Packaging Materials Industry


I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-3
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Containerboard I-3
Cartonboard I-4
Packaging and Wrapping Papers I-4
Other Paperboards I-4
Corrugated Board I-4


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW II-1
Packaging - Global Market Overview II-1
Recession Leads to a Slump in Packaging Market II-1
Flexible Packaging Market Slows Down Due to Recession II-2
Issues of Food Safety - Primary Concern for Packaging Companies II-2
Manufacturers Continue to Innovate Despite Economic Crisis II-3
The Rise and Fall of Plastic Packaging II-3
Emerging Nations Hold Promise for Rapid Growth in Canned Food
Segment II-3
Paper Packaging Industry II-3
High Growth Prospects - Asia-Pacific and Latin America II-5
Not All that Smooth Sail for Paper Packaging II-5
Growth Minimal in Folding Carton and Corrugated Containers II-5
Growth Drivers for Paper Packaging Market II-6
Global Paper and Paperboard Production II-6
By Grade II-6
Table 1: World Paper and Paperboard Production (2010):
Percentage Share Breakdown by Major Grade Types - Wrapping and
Packaging Paper and Board, Printing and Writing Paper,
Newsprint, Household and Sanitary and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6
By Region II-7
Table 2: Global Paper and Paperboard Industry (2007 and
2008): Production Volume of Ten Largest Countries -US,
China, Japan, Germany, Canada, Finland, Sweden, Korea, Italy
and France (In Millions of Metric Tons) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7
Competitive Structure II-8
Table 3: Top 10 Companies in the Global Paper and Paper
Packaging Industry in 2008 - Ranked on Basis of Sales (US$
Million) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

2. AN OVERVIEW OF MAJOR SEGMENTS II-9
Containerboard II-9
Container Board Production Capacity - A Past Preview II-9
Table 4: Containerboard Market Worldwide (2004) - Leading
Producers by Capacity for Smurfit-Stone, Weyerhaeuser, Int'l
Paper, Georgia-Pacific, Temple-Inland, Pckg.Corp. of Amer,
Longview Fibre, Domtar Inc, Sonoco Products, and Rock-Tenn
(Capacity in Thousand Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-10
Cartonboard II-10
Folding Cartons - Major Application for Cartonboard Grades II-11
Table 5: World Market for Cartonboard (2008): Percentage
Breakdown of Production by Grades for General
triplex/White-lined chipboard, Folding Boxboard, Solid
Bleached Board, Coated Unbleached Kraft, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11
Folding Boxboard: Key Applications II-12
Bleached Board II-12
Solid Bleached Sulfate: Reflecting Quality II-12
Developments in Recycled Cartonboard II-12
Corrugated Board II-13
Benefiting from Increased World Trade II-13
Bright Prospects for Corrugated Board II-13
Developing Nations Hold Promise for Corrugated Boxes II-13
Economic Development and Corrugated Board Consumption: High
Correlation II-14
Table 6: World Market for Corrugated Board (2009): Per
Capita Consumption for US, Japan, Western Europe, Oceania,
Latin America, Rest of Asia, and Eastern Europe in Kg
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14
High Level of Vertical Integration II-14
Corrugated Board: Heavy Duty Applications II-15
Problems Faced by Recycling Mills II-15
Market Dynamics II-15
Table 7: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Corrugated Board by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Shipment Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16

Table 8: World Historic Review for Corrugated Board by
Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Shipment
Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 9: World 15-Year Perspective for Corrugated Board by
Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World for the
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18

3. TRENDS and ISSUES II-19
Recession and the Market for Paper Packaging II-19
Recession Slows Down the Industry - Developing Markets Offer
Hope II-19
Dominance of Plastic to Continue II-19
Wood Pulp - Supply and Demand During Recession II-19
Recycled Boards to Witness Growth in Global Demand II-20
Market Participants Strive to Reduce Industry's Carbon Footprint II-20
Nanotechnology Paves Way for Improved Packaging Materials II-20
E-Commerce Drives Market for Paper Packaging II-20
Growing Environmental Concerns - A Boon for Paper Packaging
Materials II-21
Opportunities Exist for Paper Based Packaging II-21
Technological Changes Boost Carton Packaging II-21
Miniflute Vs. Folding Cartons II-21
Intensifying Inter-Segment Competition in Boxboards II-22
Growing Pressures and Prominent Strategies II-22

4. A GLANCE AT PACKAGING MARKET II-24
Table 10: World Market for Packaging (2010): Percentage
Breakdown by Raw Material Type - Plastics, Paper, Metal and
Glass (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-24
Market Overview II-25
What the Future Holds II-25
Packaging Industry in North America Goes Green II-25
Nano-enabled Pharmaceutical Packaging Witnesses Rapid Growth II-26
Packaging Consumption vs. Wealth of Nations II-26
Environmental Benefits of Packaging II-26
Choosing the Right Material II-27
Change: An Inevitable Phenomenon II-27
New and Stringent Rules for Packaging Industry II-27

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-28
Paper II-28
Paperboard II-28
The Key Consumable II-28
The Origin II-28
History II-28
Materials and Processes in Ancient Times II-29
Sizing II-29
Machinery II-29
Paper and Paperboard Materials Market: Highly Dynamic II-29
Types of Paper and Paperboard II-30
Packaging Paper II-30
Wrapping Paper II-30
Virgin Vs. Recycled Fiber II-30
Forms of Paperboard II-31
Containerboard II-31
Cartonboard II-31
Corrugated Board II-32
Other Paperboards II-32
Papermaking Process II-32
Raw Materials II-33
Fiber II-33
Wood II-33
Rags II-33
Wastepaper and Paperboard II-33
Natural Fibers (excluding wood) II-34
Features Determining Types and Grades of Paper II-34

6. TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS II-35
New Expiry Detection Technology from University of California II-35
Corrugated Board-making Revolutionized II-35
Developments in Linerboard Technology II-35
Raw Materials Profile Undergoing a Dramatic Change II-35

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-36
Brigl and Bergmeister Introduces New Array of Paper Wrappers for
Chocolates II-36
Geämi Introduces Eco-Friendly Paper Packaging to Lite Volume
Shippers II-36
Mohawk Fine Papers Introduces Mohawk Loop Range of Eco-
friendly Paper II-36
Smart Planet Introduces EarthBoard® - A Paper BasedFood
Packaging Material II-36
Abbey Board Unveils AbbeyFibreForm, An Eco-Friendly Corrugated
Packaging Product II-37
Stora Enso Unveils New Paper Packaging Range for Confectionery
Products II-37
Boise Launches Boise® BlockTM Range of Paper Packaging for the
Food Industry II-37
SpoonLidz Launches EcoTensilTM Paperboard Spoon II-38
MeadWestvaco Unveils ProminalTM Paperboard II-38
Papeterie Zuber Rieder Launches Bagasse, an Eco-Friendly Paper
Grade II-39
Tesa tape Launches tesa® 51180 EasySplice® BoardLine II-39
Korsnas Unveils Korsnas Carry -A 480 gsm Board for Heavy Products II-40

8. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS - A HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-41
Mohawk Fine Papers Unveils Renewal Folding Board II-41
MeadWestvaco Rolls Out KlaFold® Paperboard II-41
M-real Consumer Packaging Introduces LITE4U Range of Cartonboards II-42
M-real Unveils Carta Elega Cartonboard II-42
Stora Enso Introduces DIY Digital Service II-42
New Packaging from Sonoco Enters Market II-43
Tullis Russell Increases Product Range II-43
Bioactive Paper Packaging Enters Market II-43
Amol Paper Introduces Maxboard II-43
Boise Launches New C1S Papers for Flexible Packaging II-44
Nola Releases Ouma Rusk Carton II-44
TetraPak Delivers New Tetra Gemina Aseptic Packaging Line II-44
Nampak Cartons and Labels Launches New Multi-Pack Hexagonal Carton II-45
Stora Enso Introduces EcoSet Label Paper II-45
Stora Enso Rolls Out LumiLabel G Premium Wrapper II-45

9. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-46
Rock-Tenn Acquires Smurfit-Stone II-46
Cascades to Shut Down Containerboard Mill in Burnaby II-46
Mayr-Melnhof Packaging Takes Over Schilling GmbH II-46
Colbert Packaging Acquires Crown Paper Box and Dayton Carton II-46
Nippon Paper Group and Subsidiary Take Over Paper Australia
from PaperlinX II-47
Schur International Takes Over Ramstad Eskefabrikk II-47
Greif Acquires Storsack Holding II-47
GFF Acquires Cardboard Plant from Mayr Meinhof Karton II-48
PrePak Acquires TestPak II-48
Rajapack Acquires Festapack II-48
Korsnäs Takes Over Rockhammars Bruk from Rottneros II-48
Rock-Tenn Acquires Southern Container II-48
Exopack Acquires Two Units of Bemis Company II-49
Mayr-Melnhof Packaging Acquires Majority Interest in Marinetti II-49
Packaging Specialists Acquires Assets of Greif Plant II-49
Duropack Acquires Minority Stake in Belisce d.d II-49
Nippon Paper Group to Acquire Stake in Lee and Man Paper II-49
Olmuksa International to Acquire DS Smith Copikas from DS Smith II-50
OMNOVA Solutions to Acquire HPP Product Range of Dow Chemical II-50
Atlas Holdings to Acquire MeadWestvaco's AGI Amaray and AGI
Media units II-50
Mondi Signs to Acquire Smurfit's Western European Consumer Bag
Business II-50
Rengo to Acquire Majority Stake in Nihon Matai II-50
B. Laufenberg Inks Agreement to Acquire Paper Business of
Huhtamaki Deutschland II-51
International Paper to Acquire Packaging Business of SCA
Packaging II-51
Specialized Packaging Group and PaperWorks Industries Inc Merge II-51
Orient Paper to Purchase Henan's Corrugating Medium Paper
Production Line II-51
Smurfit-Stone Container to Acquire 90 % Stake in Calpine
Corrugated II-52
Calavo and Smurfit Collaborate Over Supply of Corrugated
Materials II-52
Metso Bags Order from Amcor for Containerboard Production
Technology II-52
Metso Bags Order from SAICA for Lightweight Containerboard
Production Line II-53
Metso's Container Board Production Line for Zhejiang Ji'An II-53
Cascades to Merge Containerboard and Boxboard Operations II-53
SAICA Group to Set up a Recycled Paper Mill in UK II-53
Amcor to Integrate Amcor Packaging Distribution with
Australasian Operations II-54
CVC Asia Pacific Divests Paperbox Holdings to Oji Paper II-54
Gould Paper Divests Majority Stake to Japan Pulp and Paper Corp II-54
Amcor Divests Tobepal Operations II-54
Mayr-Melnhof Karton Divests Karton Diesswil II-54
Svenska Cellulosa to Divest Asian Packaging Business II-54
Wuliangye Yibin Acquires Assets of Wuliangye II-55
Europac Takes Over Mondi's France Based Facilities II-55
U.S. Corrugated Takes over McKinley Paper Company Unit II-55
KapStone Acquires MeadWestvaco's Charleston Kraft Division II-55
Irving Place Capital Acquires Chesapeake II-56
Graphic Packaging and Hung Hing to Form a Joint Venture II-56
Metso to Provide Container Board Machine to Fujian Liansheng
Paper II-57
Pratt Industries Establishes Paper Mill in Louisiana II-57
Nestle to Replace Plastic Trays with Novel Paperboard
Packaging for Few Products II-57
International Paper Closes Containerboard Mill II-57
Smurfit-Stone Container to Shut Down Montana and Michigan Mills II-57
Abzac Divests Cartonneries du Crouzet to Primeasia Fiber and
Paper II-57
Sonoco Closes down its Ohio Paperboard Unit II-58
Smurfit Kappa Group to Shut Down Smurfit Kappa Sturovo AS Mill
In Slovakia II-58
Mondi Voices Intentions to Close down Corrugated Box in UK II-58
Weyerhaeuser Divests Packaging Operations to International Paper II-58
Mondi Niedergösgen Divested to Model Group II-59
Walki Group Intends to Shut down Julich Plant II-59
Mead Westvaco to Close Down its Uden Unit II-59
MWV to Divest Specialty Papers Mill to Potsdam Specialty Paper II-59
Smurfit Kappa Group Divests Interest in Duropack II-60
Holmen to Shutdown Wargon Paper Unit II-60

10. STRATEGIC CORPORATE DEVELOPMENTS - A HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-61
International Paper Acquires Weyerhaeuser's CBPR Business II-61
MM Packaging Acquires Superpack II-61
Tharco Holdings Acquires Design Packaging II-61
Berwick Acquires Hampshire Paper II-61
Knight Packaging Acquires HJ Jones II-61
International Paper Acquires Compagnie Marocaine des II-62
Rank Group Acquires Blue Ridge Paper II-62
Brookfield Acquires Longview Fibre II-62
Hadera Paper Merges with Carmel Container II-62
Graphic Packaging Merges with Altivity Packaging II-62
Orange County Merges with Corrugated Services II-62
American Israeli Adopts New Name, is Now Hadera Paper II-63
Nippon Paper Invests in YFY Paper Mfg II-63
Mondi to Install New Containerboard Machinery at Polish Facility II-63
Stora Enso Packaging Establishes a Corrugated Board Unit in
Russia II-63
Sonoco Shuts Down Montreal, Canada and Quebec Paperboard Units II-63
Holmen Invests MESK 434 in Paper Mill II-64
SIG Increases Production to Meet Demand II-64
Zeus Takes Over Coogan and Watts and Fillmore II-64
Georgia-Pacific Acquires Wood Product Facilities of
International Paper II-64
Finch Paper Holdings Acquires Paper Business of Finch, Pruyn and Co II-65
International Paper Completes Acquisition of Compagnie Marocaine II-65
Thai Containers Acquires Sime Darby's Operations in Malaysia
and Singapore II-65
CapMan Acquires EU Approved Walki Wisa of UPM-Kymmene II-65
Knight Packaging Acquires H.J. Jones II-66
Mondi Packaging Acquires Two European Companies II-66
Weyerhaeuser Announces Merger Approval by Domtar Security Holders II-66
Dragon International Secures US$2.3 Million Contract for Food
Packaging II-66
Stora Enso Invests for Construction of Hungarian Packaging
Facility II-67
Graphic Packaging Announces Merger with Altivity Packaging II-67
Kadant Subsidiary Receives Supply Order II-67
Stora Expands Corrugated Packaging Operations in Russia and
Europe II-68
Tokai and Tokushu Forms a Holding Company II-68
Vina Kraft and Rengo Form JV to Build Packaging Paper Plant II-68
Framondi NV Divests 5.34% Stake in Mondi Packaging II-69
M-real Divests Carton Plant in Hungary II-69
Parksons Forges an Alliance with CD Cartondruk II-69
Tesco Forms an Alliance with Tetra Pak for Carton Recycling II-69
JK Paper Establishes a Coated Paperboard Plant II-69
International Paper Divests Kraft Papers Business II-69
SCA Divests US Packaging Operations II-70
Oji Paper Invests in New Off Machine Coater for Thermal Paper
in Thailand II-70
M-real Divests Map Merchant Group II-70
SCA Establishes New Corrugated Board Unit in France II-70
MeadWestvaco Closes Two Consumer Packaging Units II-71
xpedx Enters into Global Sales and Service Alliance with Antalis II-71
Mayr Melnhof Forms an Alliance with A.XOURIA II-71
Quality Associates and Smurfit Agree to Form a Joint Venture II-71
Stora Enso Raises Quality of Board Manufacturing II-72

11. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-73
DS Smith PLC (UK) II-73
Georgia-Pacific Corporation (USA) II-73
Graphic Packaging International (USA) II-73
Holmen AB (Sweden) II-74
International Paper Company (USA) II-74
MeadWestvaco Corp. (USA) II-75
M-Real Oyj (Finland) II-75
Mayr-Melnhof Group (Austria) II-76
Oji Paper Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-76
Smurfit Kappa Group plc (Ireland) II-76
RockTenn Company (USA) II-76
Stora Enso Oyj (Finland) II-77
Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) (Sweden) II-78
UPM-Kymmene Corporation (Finland) II-78
Weyerhaeuser Company (USA) II-79

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-80
Table 11: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Paper Packaging Materials by Geographic Region/ Country - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80

Table 12: World Historic Review for Paper Packaging Materials
by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

Table 13: World 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown
of Unit Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-82

Table 14: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Containerboard by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific(excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83

Table 15: World Historic Review for Containerboard by
Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-84

Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for Containerboard by
Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-85

Table 17: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Cartonboard by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86

Table 18: World Historic Review for Cartonboard by Geographic
Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in ‘000
Metric Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-87

Table 19: World 15-Year Perspective for Cartonboard by
Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-88

Table 20: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Packaging and Wrapping Papers by Geographic Region/Country - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-89

Table 21: World Historic Review for Packaging and Wrapping
Papers by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through
2008Includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-90

Table 22: World 15-Year Perspective for Packaging and Wrapping
Papers by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of
Unit Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-91

Table 23: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Other Paper Packaging Materials by Geographic Region/Country -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years
2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-92

Table 24: World Historic Review for Other Paper Packaging
Materials by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-93

Table 25: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Paper Packaging
Materials by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown
of Unit Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-94


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Table 26: US Market for Paper Packaging Materials (2010):
Percentage Breakdown of Consumption by Product Segment for
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Papers,
and Other Paperboard (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-1

Table 27: Top 10 Paper Packaging Companies in the US in 2008 -
Ranked on the Basis of Sales (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-2

Table 28: US Market for Food Containers (2010): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Dollar Market Size by Material Type -
Bags, Pouches, Paperboard, Metal, Plastic, and Glass
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3
Market Trends III-3
Recession Leads to a Cut Down in US Folding Boxboard Capacity III-3
Bright Prospects for Corrugated Boxes Post Recession III-3
US Containerboard Industry Wiggles Out of the Recessionary
Impact III-4
Rigid and Flexible Packaging Rise in Popularity III-4
Growing Foodservice Market Drives Sales III-5
Rising Capacities in Eastern Europe and Asia Threaten US
Exports III-5
Out-of-the-Box Strategies for Growth III-5
Market Overview III-6
Cyclical Nature of the Industry III-6
Regulatory Environment III-6
Factors Affecting the Demand III-6
Paper Dominates Food Packaging Applications III-7
Table 29: US Market for Food Packaging in 2010: Percentage
Breakdown by Material for Paper, Metal, Plastics and Glass
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-7
Food Packaging: Major End-Use Market for Corrugated Packaging III-8
Table 30: US Market for Corrugated Packaging (2010):
Percentage Breakdown for End-Use Market for Food and Related
Products, Paper and Allied Products, Industrial Packaging,
Toys and Sporting Goods, Furniture and Fixtures, Apparel, and
Other Factory Products, Lumber and Wood Products (Except
Furniture), Transportation Equipment and Others (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-8
Recycling Remains High Despite Drop in Consumption III-8
Table 31: US Market for Recovered Paper in 2010:
Percentage Breakdown Consumption by Segment for
Containerboard, Paperboard, Newspaper, Tissue, Printing and
Writing Paper, Specialty Paper, Other Non-Paper
Applications and Exports (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-9
Recycling Rate Calls for Further Improvement III-9
Table 32: Paper Production in North America (2010):
Percentage Breakdown by Raw Materials for Wood Pulp,
Non-Wood Pulp, Non-Fibrous (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-9
Market Overview - Corrugated Containers III-10
Competitive Scenario III-10
Manufacturers Lookout for Higher Profit Margin III-10
Table 33: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Corrugated Board- Annual Shipment Figures in Million
Square Meters for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-11

Table 34: US Historic Review for Corrugated Board- Annual
Shipment Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-12
Carton and Rigid Box III-12
Production Statistics III-12
Table 35: US Containerboard Market (2000-2006): Annual
Production Capacity Estimates in Thousand Tons (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-12

Table 36: US Containerboard Market (2000-2006): Annual
Production in Thousand Tons and Percentage Changes
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-13
Consolidation: Transforming Market Landscape III-13
Changing Landscapes in Containerboard III-13
Transformation from Industrial to Consumer Packaging III-14
Boxboard - An Overview III-14
Competitive Landscape: A Historic Review III-15
Table 37: US Market for Corrugated Packaging (2006): Market
Share of Leading Players by Volume Sales for Smurfit-Stone
Container Corp., Weyerhaeuser, Temple-Inland, International
Paper, Georgia-Pacific and Others (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-15
MeadWestvaco Dominates the Cartonboard Market III-15
Table 38: US Market for Cartonboard (2004): Percentage
Breakdown of Production Capacity for MeadWestvaco,
International Paper, Graphic Packaging International,
Smurfit-Stone, Newark and Others (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-15
Key Players III-15
B.Market Analytics III-16
Table 39: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-16

Table 40: US Historic Review for Paper Packaging Materials
by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and
Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons
for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-17

Table 41: US 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard for the
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-18

2. CANADA III-19
A.Market Analysis III-19
Table 42: Top 10 Paper Packaging Companies in Canada in 2008 -
Ranked on the Basis of Sales (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 43: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Corrugated Board- Annual Shipment Figures in Million
Square Meters for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-20

Table 44: Canadian Historic Review for Corrugated Board-
Annual Shipment Figures in Million Square Meters for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-20
B.Market Analytics III-21
Table 45: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-21

Table 46: Canadian Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-22

Table 47: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and
Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets for Years 2003,
2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-23

3. JAPAN III-24
A.Market Analysis III-24
Recession Slows Down Growth III-24
Paper - Major Packaging Material III-24
Table 48: Japanese Market for Packaging in 2009: Percentage
Breakdown by Packaging Material for Paper, Plastics, Metal,
Glass and Wood (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-24

Table 49: Top 10 Paper Packaging Companies in Japan in 2008 -
Ranked on the Basis of Sales (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-25
Overview of Paperboard Market III-25
Table 50: Japanese Paper and Paperboard Industry (2009):
Production Volume of Ten Largest Companies - Nippon Paper
Industries, Oji-Paper, Oji-Paperboard, Daio Paper, Rengo,
Hokuetsu Paper Mills, Mitsubishi Paper Mills, Marusumi
Paper Company and Chuetsu Pulp and Paper (In Millions of
Metric Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26
Packaging and Wrapping Papers - Losing Their Ground III-26
Corrugated Board - Shipments Scenario III-27
Table 51: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Corrugated Board- Annual Shipment Figures in Million
Square Meters for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-27

Table 52: Japanese Historic Review for Corrugated Board-
Annual Shipment Figures in Million Square Meters for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-27
B.Market Analytics III-28
Table 53: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-28

Table 54: Japanese Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-29

Table 55: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and
Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets for Years 2003,
2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-30

4. EUROPE III-31
A.Market Analysis III-31
Carton board Market in Europe Poised to Grow III-31
An Overview of the Market in Central and Eastern Europe III-31
Table 56: European Market for Paper Packaging Materials:
Geographic Region/Countries Ranked by CAGR (2009-2017)
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-31

Table 57: Leading Paper Packaging Companies in Western
Europe (2008) Ranked on the Basis of Sales (In US$
Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32
Competitive Scenario: Historic Review III-33
Table 58: Leading Players in Paperboard Packaging Market in
Europe (2006): Market Share of Mayr Melnhof, MeadWestvaco
and Others(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-33

Table 59: Leading Players in Specialty Paper Packaging
Market in Europe (2006): Market Share of Mayr Melnhof,
MeadWestvaco and Others(includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-33
Strong Market for Containerboard III-33
Smurfit Kappa Group Leads the Container Board Market III-34
Table 60: Virgin Containerboard Packaging Market in Europe
(2008): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Leading
Companies - Smurfit Kappa Group, Mondi, SCA, Billerud,
Ilim Pulp Enterprise and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 61: Recycled Containerboard Packaging Market in
Europe (2008): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by
Leading Companies - Smurfit Kappa Group, SCA, SAICA,
Mondi, Adolf Jass and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-34
Key Historic Statistics III-35
Table 62: European Containerboard Market (2000- 2006):
Annual Production Capacity and Additional Capacity
Estimates in Thousand Tons (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-35

Table 63: Containerboard Market in Western Europe
(2000-2006): Annual Production Estimates in Thousand Tons
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-35

Table 64: Containerboard Market in Western Europe
(2000-2006): Annual Production Capacity in Thousand Tons
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-36

Table 65: European Market for Packaging (2006): Percentage
Breakdown by Type for Primary Packaging, Transport
Packaging, and Others (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-36

Table 66: European Market for Transport Packaging (2006):
Percentage Breakdown by Material for Corrugated Board,
Plastic, Wood, Solid Board and Others (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-36

Table 67: European Market for Containerboard (2006): Market
Share of Leading Players- Smurfit Kappa Group, SCA, SAICA,
DS Smith, and Others (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-37
Recycled Fluting - Major Raw Material for Containerboard III-37
Table 68: European Market for Containerboard (2008):
Percentage Breakdown of Paper by Grade for Recycled
Fluting, Testliner, Brown Kraftliner, Other Recycled
Liner, Semi-Chemical Fluting, and Others (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-37
Containerboard - Major End-Use Sector for Recovered Paper III-38
Table 69: European Market for Recovered Paper (2009):
Percentage Breakdown of Consumption by Sector for
Containerboard, Newsprint, Folding Boxboards, Packaging and
Wrapping Papers, Household and Sanitary, Other Graphic
Papers, and Others (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-38
Competitive Landscape in Cartonboard Market III-38
Corrugated Board: An Overview III-39
Smurfit Kappa Leads the Corrugated Packaging Market in Europe III-39
Table 70: European Market for Corrugated Packaging (2008):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Leading Companies -
Smurfit Kappa Group, SCA, Mondi, DS Smith, International
Paper , SAICA and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 71: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Corrugated Board- Annual Shipment Figures in Million
Square Meters for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-39

Table 72: European Historic Review for Corrugated Board-
Annual Shipment Figures in Million Square Meters for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-40
Germany - Largest Market for Corrugated Board in Europe III-41
Table 73: European Market for Corrugated Board (2009):
Percentage Breakdown of Consumption by Country for
Germany, Italy, France, UK, Spain, Russia, Turkey,
Belgium, Netherlands, Poland, and Others (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-41
Food Packaging: Largest End - Use Market for Corrugated
Board in Europe III-41
Table 74: European Market for Corrugated Board (2010):
Percentage Breakdown by End-Use Market for Packaged Foods,
Fresh Produce, Beverages, Industrial Applications,
Consumer Durables, and Others (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-41
Smurfit Kappa Leads the Corrugated Board Market III-41
Table 75: European Market for Corrugated Board (2009):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Smurfit Kappa, SCA,
SAICA, Mondi and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-42
An Overview of European Paper Market III-42
Recycling Increasing at a Significant Rate III-42
Table 76: European Market for Paper and Paperboard (2010):
Percentage Breakdown of Production by Raw Materials for
Wood Pulp, Non- Wood Pulp, Non-Fibrous Materials, and
Recovered Paper (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-42

Table 77: European Market for Recovered Paper (2010):
Percentage Breakdown of Consumption by Sector for
Containerboard, Newsprint, Folding Boxboards, Packaging and
Wrapping Papers, Household and Sanitary Papers, Graphic
Papers and Others (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-43

Table 78: Percentage of Recovered Paper Collection and
Utilization Rates in Select European Countries for 2008
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-43
Regulatory Environment III-44
A Glance at European Packaging Market III-44
Key Players III-44
B.Market Analytics III-45
Table 79: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Paper Packaging Materials by Geographic Region/Country -
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-45

Table 80: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-46

Table 81: European Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Independently
Analyzed by Annual Consumption in ‘000 Metric Tons for the
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-47

Table 82: European Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-48

Table 83: European 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy,
UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe for the Years 2003,
2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-49

Table 84: European 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and
Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard Markets for Years 2003,
2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-50

4a. FRANCE III-51
Market Analytics III-51
Table 85: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-51

Table 86: French Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard
Independently Analyzed by Annual Consumption in ‘000 Metric
Tons for the Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-52

Table 87: French 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard for the
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-53

4b. GERMANY III-54
A.Market Analysis III-54
An Overview of German Packaging Market III-54
Table 88: Production of Packaging Materials in Germany
(2008): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume and Value
by Material Types - Paper and Board, Glass, Plastics and
Metal (Aluminum, and Tinplate) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-54
State of the German Packaging Market in 2009 III-55
B.Market Analytics III-56
Table 89: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-56

Table 90: German Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard
Independently Analyzed by Annual Consumption in ‘000 Metric
Tons for the Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-57

Table 91: German 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard for the
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-58

4c. ITALY III-59
A.Market Analysis III-59
Environmental Issues Fuel Recycled Paper Growth III-59
Paper Market - Facing Tough Times III-59
B.Market Analytics III-60
Table 92: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Paper Packaging Materials by Product Segment -
Containerboard, Cartonboard, Packaging and Wrapping Paper and
Other Paperboard Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in ‘000 Metric Tons for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-60

Table 93: Italian Historic Review for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard
Independently Analyzed by Annual Consumption in ‘000 Metric
Tons for the Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-61

Table 94: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Paper Packaging
Materials by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Containerboard, Cartonboard,
Packaging and Wrapping Paper and Other Paperboard for the
Years 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-62

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-63
A.Market Analysis III-63
Table 95: Packaging Market in the United Kingdom (2010):
Percentage Breakdown of Net Supply Value by Material Type
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63
Recession Puts Added Pressure on the Lurching Market III-63
Manufacturers to Increase Production Capacities III-64
Paper and Board Recycling Holds Promise III-64
Domestic Manufacturers Feel the Heat of Stringent Regulatory
Mechanism III-64
A Glance at UK Paper Market III-65
Vital Statistics of UK's Paper Industry III-65
Table 96: UK Consumption of Paper and Board in 2010 by End
Use Application: Percentage Market Share for Graphics,
Newsprint, Case Materials, Sanitary, Packaging Boards,
Wrappings ( corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-65

Table 97: UK Production of Paper and Board in 2009 by End
Use Application: Percentage Market Share for Case
Materials, Graphics, Newsprint, Sanitary, Wrappings ( gsm) and Other Applications (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-66
Exports and Imports III-66
Table 98: UK Exports of Paper and Board in 2006 by
Region/Country: Percentage Market Share for EU 25, Asia,
North America, Rest of Europe and Rest of World (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-66

Table 99: UK Exports of Paper and Board in 2006 by
Region/Country Within EU 25: Percentage Market Share for
Germany, France, Ireland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden,
Italy, Spain, Poland and Rest of EU 25(includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-66

Table 100: UK Imports of Paper and Board in 2006 by
Region/Country: Percentage Market Share for EU 25, Norway,
Canada, USA, Brazil, Russia and Rest of World (includes
corresponding Graphs/Chart) III-67

Table 101: UK Imports of Paper and Board in 2006 by
Region/Country Within EU 25: Percentage Market Share for
Sweden, Finland, Germany, France, The Netherlands, Austria,
Italy, Belgium and Rest of EU 25 (includes corresponding
Graphs/Chart) III-67

Table 102: UK Exports of Recovered Paper in 2006 by
Region/Country: Percentage Market Share for Asia (China,
Indonesia, India and Rest of Asia), EU 25 (The Netherlands,
France, Sweden, Germany and Rest of EU 25) and Rest of
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