Europe Corrugated Box Market will be Driven by Increasing Shipments of Food and Beverages and E-Commerce Packages: Ken Research


Increase in Demand for Customized Boxes: Customization is an evolving trend in Europe corrugated box market. The demand for printed corrugated boxes has been increasing over the years. They are primarily demanded by the e-commerce sector.
Rise in Online Orders:
The growth in the use of the internet for shopping, stimulated by the growing use of smart phones as well as the increasing proportion of tech-savvy consumers, has a very positive effect on corrugated demand. The trend of using lighter containerboard will continue in persist in the packaging market.

Increase in prices set to be a catalyst: Paper price inflation is expected to continue in Europe until the prices match the global value. Increase in the cost of the raw materials such as paper and Kraft liner will act as catalysts to the corrugated box production in Europe. Due to shortage in Kraft paper, there will be increased substitution for recycled materials. B-Flute, BC-Flute and C Flute would facilitate growth in shipments by 2022.

Analysts at Ken Research in their latest publication ‘”Europe Corrugated Box Market Outlook To 2022 – By Box Type (Die-Cut, Full Telescope Box, Partial Telescope box, Corrugated Tray, Corrugated Corner Pads), By End User (Foodstuffs, Corrugated Board Converters, Agricultural Produce & Fresh Food, Beverages and Others) believe that promoting better regulations, procurement of automatic and updated technology machines from different countries and increased investment by companies for fulfilling the Kraft paper demand will aid the corrugated box market.

Europe corrugated box market is expected to register positive CAGR of around 1.9% during the period 2019-2023. Use of corrugated for display/promotional packs, POPs and dispensers and the emergence of E-commerce industries are expected to have positive impact on the overall revenue of corrugated box market. E-commerce industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.3% during 2018-2022 and will reach GMV of USD 112.0 billion by 2022.

Europe is home to 400+ corrugated box players and is dominated by DS Smith, Smurfit Kappa, International Paper, Mondi, WestRock, Saica, Model, Dunapack packaging and Palm Verpackungsgruppe. Corrugated box manufacturers are competing on the basis of different parameters such as price, products offered, manufacturing facilities, number of box plants, and number of paper mills, clientele, machinery, reach and presence.

The packaged food market is expected to grow to USD 892 billion by 2022 while cosmetics and personal care market is expected to grow annually by 1.2% and is anticipated to reach USD 83.6 billion in 2018.


Europe Corrugated Box Market

Europe Corrugated Demand

Europe Corrugated Box Production

Europe Corrugated Packaging Sales

Production Corrugated Boxes

Rise Kraft Paper Prices

Type Flute Corrugated Box Europe

B- Flute Corrugated Box Europe

BC- Flute Corrugated Box Europe

C- Flute Corrugated Box Europe

E- Flute Corrugated Box Europe

Europe Corrugated Box End User

Used Corrugated Box

Corrugated Box Market France

Corrugated Box Industry Spain

Corrugated Box Sales Poland

Corrugated Box Supply Turkey

Corrugated Demand Austria

Corrugated Box Demand Belgium

Corrugated Market Sweden

Corrugated Market Hungary

Corrugated Market Switzerland

Corrugated Market Norway

Die-cut Corrugated Box Sales

Sales Corrugated Box Europe

Exports Corrugated Box Europe

Key Segments Covered:-

Type of Box:- Die Cut, Others: Full Telescope Box, Partial Telescope box, Corrugated Tray, Corrugated Corner Pads

Type of End User:- Foodstuff, Corrugated Board Converters, Agricultural Produce, Fresh Food

Beverages, Others

Type of Flute: – B Flute, BC Flute, C Flute, E Flute, Micro Flute, Others

Regions:- Germany, Italy, France, Spain, United Kingdom, Poland, Turkey, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Austria, Belgium, Romania, Sweden, Hungary, Switzerland, Norway

Key Target Audience:-

Manufacturers of corrugated boxes

Importers and exporters of corrugated boxes

Traders, distributors, and suppliers of corrugated boxes

End users

Companies Covered:-


DS Smith

Smurfit Kappa

International Paper





Dunapack Packaging

Palm Verpackungsgruppe

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