U.S. - Folding Boxboard - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Folding Boxboard Price per Ton May 2022

U.S. Folding Boxboard Export Price per Ton May 2022

In May 2022, the folding boxboard price per ton stood at $1,353 (FOB, US) in May 2022, flattening at the previous month. Over the period from Jan 2022 to May 2022, it increased at an average monthly rate of +2.0%. The growth pace was the most rapid in Feb 2022 an increase of 6.9% m-o-m. Over the period under review, the average export prices hit record highs at $1,366 per ton in Apr 2022, and then dropped modestly in the following month.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was the Czech Republic ($1,808 per ton), while the average price for exports to India ($690 per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From Jan 2022 to May 2022, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Chile (+9.6%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

U.S. Folding Boxboard Exports

In May 2022, approx. 185K tons of folding boxboard were exported from the United States; remaining constant against Apr 2022. The total export volume increased at an average monthly rate of +1.1% over the period from Jan 2022 to May 2022; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain months. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in Mar 2022 with an increase of 21% against the previous month. As a result, the exports attained the peak of 200K tons. From Apr 2022 to May 2022, the growth of the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, folding boxboard exports stood at $251M (IndexBox estimates) in May 2022. The total export value increased at an average monthly rate of +3.1% over the period from Jan 2022 to May 2022; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain months. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in Mar 2022 with an increase of 23% month-to-month. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $272M. From Apr 2022 to May 2022, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

U.S. Folding Boxboard Exports by Country

In May 2022, Canada (55K tons), Mexico (34K tons) and Japan (14K tons) were the main destinations of folding boxboard exports from the United States, with a combined 56% share of total exports. China, South Korea, Taiwan (Chinese), the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Germany, Australia, Chile, the UK and India lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 29%.

From Jan 2022 to May 2022, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by India (with a CAGR of +15.6%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Canada ($67M), Mexico ($42M) and Japan ($20M) appeared to be the largest markets for folding boxboard exported from the United States worldwide, together accounting for 51% of total exports. China, South Korea, the Netherlands, Taiwan (Chinese), the Czech Republic, Germany, Australia, Chile, the UK and India lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 31%.

Australia, with a CAGR of +17.9%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, in terms of the main countries of destination over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

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1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007-2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2021
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
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