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Paper and Paperboard Container and Packaging Market by End-users, Product, and Geography - Global Forecast and Analysis 2019-2023

Global Paper and Paperboard Container and Packaging Market:

About this market

Technavio’s paper and paperboard container and packaging market analysis considers sales from paper bags and sacks, corrugated containers and packaging, folding boxes and cases, and others. Our analysis also considers the sales of paper and paperboard container and packaging in APAC, Europe, North America, South America, and MEA. In 2018, the paper bags and sacks segment had a significant market share, and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Factors such as cost-effectiveness and reusable nature of the product will play a significant role in the paper bags and sacks segment to maintain its market position. Also, our global paper and paperboard container and packaging market report look at factors such as emergence of specialized paper and paperboard containers, environmental benefits associated with paper and paperboard containers, and rising demand for e-commerce industry. However, chance of contamination with recycled paperboard, popularity of bioplastic packaging, and limited durability of paper bags may hamper the growth of the paper and paperboard container and packaging industry over the forecast period.

Global Paper and Paperboard Container and Packaging Market: Overview

Rising demand from the e-commerce industry

The rising penetration of the internet and improvements in access to smartphones are driving the growth of the e-commerce industry. This is leading the consumers to spend a limited period in the stores due to the comfort of shopping from their homes. Most companies focus on offering easy-to-pack and flexible solutions that eliminates the risk of product damage during transportation. This demand from e-commerce industry will lead to the expansion of the global paper and paperboard container and packaging market at a CAGR of almost 7% during the forecast period.

The advent of smart packaging

Smart packaging helps in reporting product-related information to enterprises, which enables them to make decisions on product retrieval from the shelf. These solutions are used by the food and beverage, and healthcare industry to monitor freshness, display information on quality, and improve customer and product safety, which in turn, will improve customer loyalty. This development is expected to have a positive impact on the overall market growth.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive the global paper and paperboard container and packaging market during the forecast period 2019-2023, click here.

Competitive Landscape

With the presence of several major players, the global paper and paperboard container and packaging market is fragmented. Technavio’s robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients improve their market position, and in line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of several leading paper and paperboard container and packaging manufacturers. These vendors include Amcor Plc, DS Smith Plc, Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Co., Mondi Group, Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd., Packaging Corp. of America, Smurfit Kappa Group Plc, Tetra Pak International SA, WestRock Co.

Also, the paper and paperboard container and packaging market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth. This is to help companies strategize and leverage on all forthcoming growth opportunities.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Preface
      • Table Vendors: Key product offerings
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global consumer and industrial packaging market
      • Table Segments of global consumer and industrial packaging market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2018
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Table End-user - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Food and beverages industry - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Food and beverages industry - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Food and beverages industry - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Industrial products industry - Market size and forecast 2018- 2023
      • Table Industrial products industry - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Industrial products industry - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Healthcare industry - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Healthcare industry - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Healthcare industry - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Other industries - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Other industries - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Other industries - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Table Product - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Comparison by product
    • Paper bags and sacks - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Paper bags and sacks - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Paper bags and sacks - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Corrugated containers and packaging - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Corrugated containers and packaging - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Corrugated containers and packaging - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Folding boxes and cases - Market size and forecast 2018- 2023
      • Table Folding boxes and cases - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Folding boxes and cases - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Market opportunity by product
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Europe - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table North America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table South America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table MEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Advent of smart packaging
    • Use of QR code with packaging
    • Growing demand for lightweight containers and packaging
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Amcor Plc
      • Table Amcor Plc - Vendor overview
      • Table Amcor Plc - Product segments
      • Table Amcor Plc - Organizational developments
      • Table Amcor Plc - Geographic focus
      • Table Amcor Plc - Segment focus
      • Table Amcor Plc - Key offerings
    • DS Smith Plc
      • Table DS Smith Plc - Vendor overview
      • Table DS Smith Plc - Product segments
      • Table DS Smith Plc - Organizational developments
      • Table DS Smith Plc - Geographic focus
      • Table DS Smith Plc - Segment focus
      • Table DS Smith Plc - Key offerings
    • Georgia-Pacific LLC
      • Table Georgia-Pacific LLC - Vendor overview
      • Table Georgia-Pacific LLC - Business segments
      • Table Georgia-Pacific LLC - Organizational developments
      • Table Georgia-Pacific LLC - Key offerings
    • International Paper Co.
      • Table International Paper Co. - Vendor overview
      • Table International Paper Co. - Business segments
      • Table International Paper Co. - Organizational developments
      • Table International Paper Co. - Geographic focus
      • Table International Paper Co. - Segment focus
      • Table International Paper Co. - Key offerings
    • Mondi Group
      • Table Mondi Group - Vendor overview
      • Table Mondi Group - Business segments
      • Table Mondi Group - Organizational developments
      • Table Mondi Group - Geographic focus
      • Table Mondi Group - Segment focus
      • Table Mondi Group - Key offerings
    • Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd.
      • Table Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd. - Business segments
      • Table Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd. - Organizational developments
      • Table Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd. - Segment focus
      • Table Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd. - Key offerings
    • Packaging Corp. of America
      • Table Packaging Corp. of America - Vendor overview
      • Table Packaging Corp. of America - Business segments
      • Table Packaging Corp. of America - Segment focus
      • Table Packaging Corp. of America - Key offerings
    • Smurfit Kappa Group Plc
      • Table Smurfit Kappa Group Plc - Vendor overview
      • Table Smurfit Kappa Group Plc - Business segments
      • Table Smurfit Kappa Group Plc - Organizational developments
      • Table Smurfit Kappa Group Plc - Geographic focus
      • Table Smurfit Kappa Group Plc - Segment focus
      • Table Smurfit Kappa Group Plc - Key offerings
    • Tetra Pak International SA
      • Table Tetra Pak International SA - Vendor overview
      • Table Tetra Pak International SA - Business segments
      • Table Tetra Pak International SA - Organizational developments
      • Table Tetra Pak International SA - Geographic focus
      • Table Tetra Pak International SA - Segment focus
      • Table Tetra Pak International SA - Key offerings
    • WestRock Co.
      • Table WestRock Co. - Vendor overview
      • Table WestRock Co. - Business segments
      • Table WestRock Co. - Organizational developments
      • Table WestRock Co. - Segment focus
      • Table WestRock Co. - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing
    • List of abbreviations
    • Definition of market positioning of vendors
      • Table Definition of market positioning of vendors
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