Pune, India, Oct 2021, MRFR Press Release/Market Research Future has published a Half- Cooked Research Report on the Global Boxboard Packaging Market.
According to the MRFR analysis, the global boxboard packaging market size was valued at around USD 55 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach around USD 80 billion by the end of 2028 at a CAGR of 5.0%.
Boxboard is the lighter weight and thin carton commonly used to carry a single item such as breakfast cereal, crackers, shoes, a toy, among others. The boxboard packaging does not have the wavy middle layer (corrugating medium) which provide the strength. Boxboard packaging is used for various applications from packaging products of cosmetics to electronics.
Packaging of a product is mandatory to achieve the extended product storage, products safety, and maintain the quality of the product. Boxboard packaging utilizes recycled materials, along with being rigid, boxboard packaging system provides stability, and due to its excellent surface for printing the product appears more attractive to the final consumer. Boxboard packaging can be folded intricately, the printing on the boxboard packaging can be done using vibrant colors, they are aesthetically good and are ideal for the retail boxes. All these factors are together propelling the growth of boxboard packaging market across the globe.
The demand for packaging products has declined considerably from the industrial sectors, including food & beverage, confectionery, personal care & cosmetics, wines & spirits, and fashion, owing to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The packaging industry witnessed a mixed impact due to the significant changes in brick-and-mortar stores and online businesses attributed to the moving restrictions implied by the government authorities to prevent the further spread of the deadly virus. The packaging manufacturers supply their products for the packaging of various products across end-use industry verticals, such as pharmaceuticals, food & beverages, and electronics, to name a few. Due to the restrictions imposed on manufacturing industries and the slowdown in economic activities, the packaging industry reported a significant downfall in its revenues globally. However, due to the gradual ease of lockdowns and upliftment of imposed restrictions post-second COVID-19 wave, there has been a gradual rise in the profits for Boxboard packaging manufacturers in the second half of the year 2020. For instance, according to a post by Swiftpak, based in the UK, a leading supplier of wholesale packaging products, online sales in the UK swelled by over 74% year-on-year in January 2021. This was reported as the largest growth rate ever since the first lockdown commenced in March 2020. The packaging industry hence witnessed recovery and is expected to recover in the upcoming period.
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The global boxboard packaging market is consolidated with the presence of numerous global, regional, and local players, with prominent players holding a major market share. Some of the prominent players include International Paper (US), Mayr-Melnhof Karton (Austria), Mondi (UK), Nippon paper group (Japan), Metsa Board Oyj (Finland), Stora Enso (Finland), DS Smith (UK), SMURFIT KAPPA (Ireland), Sappi (South Africa), ITC Limited (India), among others. Manufacturers focus mainly on the expansion of production facilities, acquisition, joint ventures, and partnerships with key stakeholders to gain a competitive advantage over other players. Furthermore, producers are increasingly focusing on a strategic alliance with stakeholders, new product development, and expansion of production capacities to gain a maximum share of the global market.
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