The carton market size will reach USD 128.8 billion by 2029, with

Luton, Bedfordshire, UK, March 18, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Exactitude Consultancy, the market research and advisory wing of Ameliorate Digital Consultancy Private Limited has completed and published the final version of its detailed research report on the Cardboard Market

Globalism cartoon market The volume is expected to grow at more than 5.2% CAGR from 2023 to 2029. It is expected to reach more than US$128.8 billion by 2029 from US$85.54 billion in 2022. Carton is a type of packaging usually made of Cardboard suitable for food, pharmaceutical, hardware and many other types of products. Collapsible cartons are usually combined into a tube at the manufacturer and shipped flat (rolled out) to the package.

Industry development:

  • February 2021 – German rap star Capital Bra launched his iced tea brand BraTee in collaboration with UniBev GmbH. A variety of iced teas were packed in Pure-Pak cartons. The rap star ordered more than 6 million cartons before the product was launched.
  • April 2021 – SIG has announced the construction of a new plant in Queretaro, Mexico. The company announced an investment of about $45 million in the new factory during the period from 2021-2023. The new factory will have a technologically advanced production capacity covering printing, cutting and finishing of carton packages.

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Cardboard market overview

The carton market refers to the industry that produces and sells various types of carton packaging materials. Cartons are made from paperboard or cardboard and are used to package a wide range of consumer goods, including food, beverages, medicines, personal care products, and household items.

The carton market is a fast-growing industry, driven by factors such as increasing demand for environmentally friendly packaging solutions, growth of e-commerce, and growing demand for convenience and portability in packaging. In addition, an increased focus on product safety and quality has led to the development of innovative and advanced carton packaging materials that offer enhanced protection and durability.

The market is segmented by material type, product type, and end-use industry. The main types of carton packaging materials include paperboard, corrugated cardboard and folding carton. Collapsible cartons are the most widely used type of carton packaging due to their versatility, cost-effectiveness, and convenience.

Cardboard market end-use industries include food, beverages, pharmaceuticals, personal care products, household items, and more. The food and beverage industry is the largest end-use sector, accounting for the majority of the demand for carton packaging. This is due to the increasing demand for prepared foods and prepared meals, as well as the growing popularity of environmentally friendly packaging solutions.

Overall, the carton market is expected to continue to grow at a steady pace, driven by the growing demand for sustainable packaging solutions, the growth of e-commerce, and the growing demand for convenience and portability in packaging.

report attributedetails
Cardboard market size value in 202285.54 billion US dollars
Revenue forecast in 2029$128.8 billion
market growth rateA compound annual growth rate of 5.2% from 2023 to 2029
Base year for the estimate2022
Historical data2018 – 2020
forecast period2023 – 2029

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Companies covered in the Carton Market report:

  • Huhtamaki group
  • Amcor Ltd
  • Tetra Pak Company
  • International Paper Company
  • Constantia Flexibles Group GMBH
  • Silair Corporation.

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The cardboard market is witnessing a significant development in the industry, driven by various trends and innovations. Some notable industrial developments include:

  • Introducing advanced carton packaging materials: Manufacturers are constantly developing new and innovative carton packaging materials that offer improved protection, durability and sustainability. For example, some new materials are designed to be moisture resistant, while others are made using biodegradable or compostable materials.
  • Increased focus on customization: With market competition increasing, many manufacturers are offering customizable carton packaging solutions that can be tailored to meet the specific needs of individual businesses. This personalization may include unique shapes, sizes, and designs that help products stand out on store shelves and in e-commerce channels.
  • Increasing adoption of digital printing: The use of digital printing technology in carton packaging is becoming increasingly popular. This allows manufacturers to produce high-quality, custom-made packaging on demand, which reduces waste and improves efficiency.
  • Expanding global reach: The carton market is expanding rapidly in emerging economies, where there is a growing demand for packaged goods. Many manufacturers are investing in new facilities in these regions to meet the growing demand.
  • Increased focus on sustainability: With consumers becoming more aware of the environment, there is a growing demand for sustainable packaging solutions. Many manufacturers are responding by developing environmentally friendly carton packaging materials and investing in sustainable production practices.

Overall, these industry developments are driving growth and innovation in the cardboard market, allowing manufacturers to meet the evolving needs of businesses and consumers around the world.

Cardboard Market Segmentation:

By productsDepending on the end useBy region
  • Cardboard
  • Container board
  • corrugated board
  • Food and drink
  • personalized care
  • Home care
  • health care
  • selling by pieces
  • others
  • north america
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • south america
  • Middle East and Africa

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