1 INTRODUCTION 20
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 20
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 20
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 21
1.3.1 PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED 21
1.3.2 REGIONAL SCOPE 22
1.4 CURRENCY CONSIDERED 22
1.5 UNIT CONSIDERED 22
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 23

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 24
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 24
2.2 PRIMARY AND SECONDARY RESEARCH 25
2.3 PRIMARY AND SECONDARY RESEARCH (VOLUME MARKET) 26
2.4 PRIMARY AND SECONDARY RESEARCH (VALUE MARKET) 27
2.5 PRIMARY RESEARCH (VOLUME & VALUE MARKET) 28
2.6 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 29
2.6.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 29
2.6.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 29
2.7 SECONDARY DATA 30
2.8 PRIMARY DATA 30
2.9 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS & LIMITATIONS 31
2.9.1 ASSUMPTIONS 31
2.9.2 LIMITATIONS 31

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 32

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 36
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET 36
4.2 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY GRADE & COUNTRY, 2018 37
4.3 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY GRADE 37
4.4 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY PACKAGING FORM 38
4.5 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY APPLICATION 38
4.6 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY COUNTRY 39

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 40
5.1 INTRODUCTION 40
5.2 GLOBAL KRAFT PAPER MARKET OVERVIEW 40
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 41
5.3.1 DRIVERS 42
5.3.1.1 Evolution of the Packaging Industry 42
5.3.1.2 Advancements in Packaging and Wrapping Applications 42
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 43
5.3.2.1 Lack of government initiatives in underdeveloped countries 43
5.3.2.2 Technological advancements and the digital revolution 43
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 43
5.3.3.1 Growth of the e-commerce and retail sectors 43
5.3.3.2 Product premiumization to drive the growth of the kraft paper market 43
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 44
5.3.4.1 Access to high-quality and cost-effective raw materials 44
5.3.4.2 Technology obsolescence 44
5.4 INDUSTRY REGULATION 44

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 45
6.1 INTRODUCTION 45
6.2 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 45
6.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 46
6.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 46
6.3.1.1 Presence of large-scale players 46
6.3.1.2 High investments 46
6.3.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 47
6.3.2.1 Abundance of substitutes 47
6.3.2.2 Low switching costs 47
6.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 47
6.3.3.1 The kraft paper market remains fragmented with a large number of suppliers 47
6.3.3.2 Unregulated market for the use of kraft paper and paperboard provides profitable opportunities for companies to switch suppliers 47
6.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 48
6.3.4.1 Wholesalers have a high degree of bargaining power 48
6.3.4.2 Availability of numerous substitutes 48
6.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 48
6.3.5.1 Large number of small and medium-scale players in the industry 48
6.3.5.2 Highly developed market with established players 48

7 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY GRADE 49
7.1 INTRODUCTION 50
7.2 BLEACHED 51
7.2.1 BLEACHED TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING SEGMENT IN THE GLOBAL KRAFT PAPER MARKET 51
7.3 UNBLEACHED 51
7.3.1 UNBLEACHED SEGMENT TO BE THE LARGEST IN THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET 51
7.4 WRAPPING & PACKAGING 52
7.4.1 WRAPPING & PACKAGING SEGMENT IS PROJECTED TO BE THE SECOND-LARGEST IN TERMS OF CONSUMPTION 52
7.5 SACK KRAFT PAPER 52
7.5.1 SACK KRAFT PAPER TO BE THE SECOND-FASTEST-GROWING SEGMENT IN THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET 52
7.6 OTHERS 52

8 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY PACKAGING FORM 53
8.1 INTRODUCTION 54
8.2 WRAPS 55
8.2.1 RISE IN DEMAND FOR THE WRAPS SEGMENT DUE TO ITS DURABILITY FEATURE 55
8.3 POUCHES/SACHETS 55
8.3.1 RISE IN THE DEMAND FOR POUCHES/SACHETS DUE TO ITS LOAD-BEARING CAPACITY 55
8.4 ENVELOPS 55
8.4.1 INCREASE IN DIGITALIZATION TO INHIBIT THE GROWTH OF ENVELOPS 55
8.5 GROCERY BAGS 56
8.5.1 GROCERY BAGS PROJECTED TO BE THE SECOND-FASTEST-GROWING SEGMENT 56
8.6 INDUSTRIAL BAGS 56
8.6.1 INDUSTRIAL BAGS TO BE THE THIRD-HIGHLY CONSUMED SEGMENT IN THE GLOBAL KRAFT PAPER MARKET 56
8.7 CORRUGATED BOXES 56
8.7.1 CORRUGATED BOXES TO BE THE HIGHEST CONSUMED SEGMENT IN THE GLOBAL KRAFT PAPER MARKET 56

9 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY APPLICATION 57
9.1 INTRODUCTION 58
9.2 FOOD & BEVERAGE 59
9.2.1 FOOD & BEVERAGE PROJECTED TO LEAD THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET 59
9.3 PHARMACEUTICALS 60
9.3.1 RISE IN DEMAND FOR KRAFT PAPER PACKAGING DUE TO LOW PACKAGING COSTS 60
9.4 COSMETICS AND PERSONAL CARE 60
9.4.1 COSMETIC & PERSONAL CARE TO BE THE SECOND-LARGEST CONSUMER OF KRAFT PAPER 60
9.5 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION 60
9.5.1 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION TO BE THE SECOND-FASTEST-GROWING MARKET IN TERMS OF VOLUME 60
9.6 OTHERS 61

10 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY REGION 62
10.1 INTRODUCTION 63
10.2 ASIA PACIFIC 67
10.2.1 CHINA 71
10.2.1.1 China to be the largest market for kraft paper, in terms of value & volume 71
10.2.2 JAPAN 73
10.2.2.1 Japan is projected to be the third-largest market 73
10.2.3 SOUTH KOREA 75
10.2.3.1 Demand for sustainable & lightweight packaging solutions to drive the kraft paper market in South Korea 75
10.2.4 INDIA 77
10.2.4.1 India is projected to witness the third-fastest growth in the Asia Pacific market 77
10.2.5 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 79
10.2.5.1 Steady growth in the kraft paper market in the Rest of Asia Pacific 79
10.3 NORTH AMERICA 81
10.3.1 US 84
10.3.1.1 US is projected to be the largest kraft paper market in North America 84
10.3.2 CANADA 86
10.3.2.1 Canada to be the second-fastest-growing market for kraft paper in the North American region 86
10.3.3 MEXICO 88
10.3.3.1 Mexico is projected to witness the fastest growth in North America 88
10.4 EUROPE 90
10.4.1 GERMANY 94
10.4.1.1 The sack kraft paper segment is projected to record faster growth in Germany, in terms of value 94
10.4.2 FRANCE 95
10.4.2.1 The unbleached segment is projected to grow at the highest rate in France 95
10.4.3 SWEDEN 97
10.4.3.1 Sweden is projected to be the fastest-growing market for kraft paper in Europe 97
10.4.4 SPAIN 99
10.4.4.1 The unbleached segment accounted for the largest share in Spain in 2018 99
10.4.5 FINLAND 101
10.4.5.1 The corrugated boxes segment is projected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period 101
10.4.6 ITALY 103
10.4.6.1 Rising demand from end-use industries to drive the kraft paper market in Italy 103
10.4.7 REST OF EUROPE 105
10.4.7.1 The corrugated boxes segment is projected to record the fastest growth in the Rest of Europe by 2025 105
10.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 106
10.5.1 UAE 110
10.5.1.1 The bleached segment is projected to be the fastest-growing in the UAE, in terms of value 110
10.5.2 SAUDI ARABIA 112
10.5.2.1 Saudi Arabia to be the second-fastest-growing market in the Middle East & Africa, in terms of value 112
10.5.3 SOUTH AFRICA 113
10.5.3.1 South Africa to be the fastest-growing market for kraft paper in the Middle East & Africa 113
10.5.4 REST OF THE MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 115
10.5.4.1 Increase in demand for cost-effective packaging solutions to drive the kraft paper market in the Rest of the Middle East & Africa 115
10.6 SOUTH AMERICA 117
10.6.1 BRAZIL 121
10.6.1.1 Brazil to account for the largest share in the South American kraft paper market 121
10.6.2 ARGENTINA 122
10.6.2.1 Demand for sustainable packaging solutions to drive the kraft paper market in Argentina 122
10.6.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 124
10.6.3.1 Unbleached kraft paper is projected to remain the largest segment in the Rest of South America 124

11 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 127
11.1 OVERVIEW 127
11.2 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 128
11.2.1 ACQUISITIONS 128
11.2.2 INVESTMENTS 129
11.2.3 AGREEMENTS 129
11.2.4 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 129
11.3 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING 130
11.3.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 130
11.3.2 INNOVATORS 130
11.3.3 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 130
11.3.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 130
11.4 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 132
11.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 133

12 COMPANY PROFILES 134
(Business Overview, Financial Assessment, Operational Assessment, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View)*
12.1 INTERNATIONAL PAPER 134
12.2 STORA ENSO 137
12.3 NIPPON PAPER GROUP 140
12.4 MONDI 143
12.5 ITC LIMITED 147
12.6 SAPPI LIMITED 150
12.7 SMURFIT KAPPA 153
12.8 CMPC 156
12.9 DAIO PAPER CORPORATION 157
12.10 AHLSTROM-MUNKSJÖ 159
12.11 BILLERUDKORSNAS 161
12.12 SEGEZHA GROUP 163
12.13 GLATFELTER 165
12.14 OTHER PLAYERS 167
12.14.1 SWEDPAPER AB 167
12.14.2 KLABIN 168
12.14.3 WESTROCK COMPANY 168
12.14.4 TOKUSHU TOKAI PAPER CO., LTD. 169
12.14.5 CANFOR 170
12.14.6 HEINZEL GROUP 170
12.14.7 GASCOGNE PAPIER 171
12.14.8 NATRON HAYAT D.O.O. 171
12.14.9 NORDIC PAPER 172
12.14.10 SCG PACKAGING 172
12.14.11 PRIMO TEDESCO S.A. 173
12.14.12 COPAMEX 174
*Details on Business Overview, Financial Assessment, Operational Assessment, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

13 APPENDIX 175
13.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 175
13.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 178
13.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 180
13.4 RELATED REPORTS 181
13.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 182

LIST OF TABLES
TABLE 1 GLOBAL KRAFT PAPER MARKET OVERVIEW 41
TABLE 2 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 50
TABLE 3 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 51
TABLE 4 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 54
TABLE 5 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 55
TABLE 6 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 58
TABLE 7 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 59
TABLE 8 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 64
TABLE 9 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 64
TABLE 10 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 64
TABLE 11 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 65
TABLE 12 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 65
TABLE 13 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 65
TABLE 14 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 66
TABLE 15 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 66
TABLE 16 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 17 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 69
TABLE 18 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 19 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 69
TABLE 20 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 70
TABLE 21 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 70
TABLE 22 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 70
TABLE 23 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 71
TABLE 24 CHINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 25 CHINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 72
TABLE 26 CHINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 27 CHINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 73
TABLE 28 JAPAN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 74
TABLE 29 JAPAN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 74
TABLE 30 JAPAN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 74
TABLE 31 JAPAN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 75
TABLE 32 SOUTH KOREA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 75
TABLE 33 SOUTH KOREA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 76
TABLE 34 SOUTH KOREA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 35 SOUTH KOREA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 77
TABLE 36 INDIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 37 INDIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 78
TABLE 38 INDIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 39 INDIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 78
TABLE 40 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 41 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 79
TABLE 42 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 43 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 80
TABLE 44 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 45 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 82
TABLE 46 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 82
TABLE 47 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 82
TABLE 48 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 49 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 83
TABLE 50 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 51 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 84
TABLE 52 US: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 53 US: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 85
TABLE 54 US: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 55 US: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 86
TABLE 56 CANADA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 57 CANADA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 87
TABLE 58 CANADA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 59 CANADA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 88
TABLE 60 MEXICO: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 61 MEXICO: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 89
TABLE 62 MEXICO: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 63 MEXICO: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 90
TABLE 64 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 91
TABLE 65 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 91
TABLE 66 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 67 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 92
TABLE 68 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 69 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 93
TABLE 70 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 71 EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 93
TABLE 72 GERMANY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 73 GERMANY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 94
TABLE 74 GERMANY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 75 GERMANY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 95
TABLE 76 FRANCE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 77 FRANCE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 96
TABLE 78 FRANCE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 79 FRANCE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 97
TABLE 80 SWEDEN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 81 SWEDEN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 98
TABLE 82 SWEDEN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 83 SWEDEN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 99
TABLE 84 SPAIN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 85 SPAIN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 100
TABLE 86 SPAIN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 87 SPAIN: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 101
TABLE 88 FINLAND: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 89 FINLAND: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 102
TABLE 90 FINLAND: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 91 FINLAND: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 103
TABLE 92 ITALY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 93 ITALY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 104
TABLE 94 ITALY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 95 ITALY: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 104
TABLE 96 REST OF EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 97 REST OF EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 105
TABLE 98 REST OF EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 99 REST OF EUROPE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 106
TABLE 100 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 101 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 107
TABLE 102 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 103 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 108
TABLE 104 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 108
TABLE 105 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 109
TABLE 106 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 109
TABLE 107 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 110
TABLE 108 UAE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 110
TABLE 109 UAE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 111
TABLE 110 UAE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 111
TABLE 111 UAE: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 111
TABLE 112 SAUDI ARABIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 113 SAUDI ARABIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 112
TABLE 114 SAUDI ARABIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 113
TABLE 115 SAUDI ARABIA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 113
TABLE 116 SOUTH AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 114
TABLE 117 SOUTH AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 114
TABLE 118 SOUTH AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 119 SOUTH AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 115
TABLE 120 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 121 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 116
TABLE 122 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 117
TABLE 123 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 117
TABLE 124 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 118
TABLE 125 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 118
TABLE 126 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 118
TABLE 127 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 119
TABLE 128 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 119
TABLE 129 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 120
TABLE 130 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 131 SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 120
TABLE 132 BRAZIL: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 133 BRAZIL: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 121
TABLE 134 BRAZIL: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 135 BRAZIL: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 122
TABLE 136 ARGENTINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 123
TABLE 137 ARGENTINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 123
TABLE 138 ARGENTINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 124
TABLE 139 ARGENTINA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 124
TABLE 140 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 125
TABLE 141 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 125
TABLE 142 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 143 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SIZE, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2017–2025 (THOUSAND TONS) 126
TABLE 144 ACQUISITIONS 128
TABLE 145 INVESTMENTS 129
TABLE 146 AGREEMENTS 129
TABLE 147 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 129

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 KRAFT PAPER MARKET SEGMENTATION 21
FIGURE 2 KRAFT PAPER MARKET: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 29
FIGURE 3 KRAFT PAPER MARKET: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 29
FIGURE 4 THE UNBLEACHED SEGMENT TO ACCOUNT FOR THE LARGEST SHARE OF THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET, IN TERMS OF VALUE, 2019–2025 33
FIGURE 5 CORRUGATED BOXES SEGMENT IS PROJECTED TO GROW AT THE HIGHEST CAGR IN THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 33
FIGURE 6 FOOD & BEVERAGE SEGMENT IS PROJECTED TO DOMINATE THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 34
FIGURE 7 ASIA PACIFIC DOMINATED THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET IN 2018 35
FIGURE 8 DEVELOPING COUNTRIES TO OFFER ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MANUFACTURERS IN THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 36
FIGURE 9 CHINA WAS THE LARGEST MARKET FOR KRAFT PAPER IN ASIA PACIFIC IN 2018 37
FIGURE 10 UNBLEACHED SEGMENT IS PROJECTED TO LEAD THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET, IN TERMS OF VOLUME, DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 37
FIGURE 11 CORRUGATED BOXES SEGMENT IS PROJECTED TO LEAD THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET, IN TERMS OF VOLUME, DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 38
FIGURE 12 FOOD & BEVERAGE SEGMENT IS PROJECTED TO LEAD THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 38
FIGURE 13 THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET IN CHINA IS PROJECTED TO GROW AT THE HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2019 TO 2025 39
FIGURE 14 KRAFT PAPER MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 42
FIGURE 15 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 45
FIGURE 16 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 46
FIGURE 17 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY GRADE, 2019 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 50
FIGURE 18 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY PACKAGING FORM, 2019 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 54
FIGURE 19 KRAFT PAPER MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2019 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 58
FIGURE 20 GEOGRAPHIC SNAPSHOT: CHINA IS PROJECTED TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING COUNTRY IN THE KRAFT PAPER MARKET, 2019–2025 63
FIGURE 21 ASIA PACIFIC: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SNAPSHOT 67
FIGURE 22 ASIA PACIFIC KRAFT PAPER MARKET: KEY COUNTRIES (2018) 68
FIGURE 23 NORTH AMERICA: KRAFT PAPER MARKET SNAPSHOT (2018) 81
FIGURE 24 GERMANY DOMINATED THE EUROPEAN KRAFT PAPER MARKET IN 2018 90
FIGURE 25 COMPANIES ADOPTED ACQUISITIONS AS THE KEY GROWTH STRATEGY BETWEEN 2017 AND 2019 127
FIGURE 26 KRAFT PAPER MARKET (GLOBAL) COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, 2018 131
FIGURE 27 INTERNATIONAL PAPER: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 134
FIGURE 28 INTERNATIONAL PAPER: SWOT ANALYSIS 136
FIGURE 29 STORA ENSO: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 137
FIGURE 30 STORA ENSO: SWOT ANALYSIS 139
FIGURE 31 NIPPON PAPER GROUP: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 140
FIGURE 32 NIPPON PAPER GROUP: SWOT ANALYSIS 142
FIGURE 33 MONDI: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 143
FIGURE 34 MONDI: SWOT ANALYSIS 146
FIGURE 35 ITC LIMITED: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 147
FIGURE 36 ITC: SWOT ANALYSIS 148
FIGURE 37 SAPPI LIMITED: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 150
FIGURE 38 SAPPI LIMITED: SWOT ANALYSIS 152
FIGURE 39 SMURFIT KAPPA: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 153
FIGURE 40 CMPC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 156
FIGURE 41 DAIO PAPER CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 157
FIGURE 42 AHLSTROM-MUNKSJÖ: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 159
FIGURE 43 BILLERUDKORSNAS: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 161
FIGURE 44 SEGEZHA GROUP: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 163
FIGURE 45 GLATFELTER: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 165