World - Wrapping Paper, Packaging Paper And Paperboard - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Article Publishing Date: May 16, 2022

Global Wrapping Paper Trade Reaches Record $11.9B

IndexBox has just published a new report: 'World - Wrapping Papers - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights'. Here is a summary of the report's key findings.

The global wrapping paper and paperboard market size totaled $25.5B in 2021, remaining constant against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs and intermediaries' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +2.8% from 2007 to 2021.

In 2021, consumption of wrapping paper, packaging paper and paperboard decreased by -0.4% to 19M tonnes, falling for the second consecutive year after five years of growth. In general, consumption, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. Global consumption peaked at 20M tonnes in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Wrapping Paper and Paperboard Consumption by Country

China (7.2M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of wrapping paper and paperboard consumption, accounting for 38% of total volume. Moreover, consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the United States (1.5M tonnes), fourfold. Turkey (745K tonnes) ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 3.9% share.

In China, wrapping paper consumption expanded at an average annual rate of +2.1% over the period from 2007-2021. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of consumption growth: the United States (+1.8% per year) and Turkey (+1.5% per year).

Wrapping Paper and Paperboard Production

In 2021, production of wrapping paper, packaging paper and paperboard was finally on the rise to reach 19M tonnes after two years of decline. In general, production recorded a relatively flat trend pattern from 2007 to 2021.

China (7M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of wrapping paper and paperboard production, comprising approx. 37% of total volume. Moreover, production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the United States (2M tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Sweden (927K tonnes), with a 4.9% share.

From 2007 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume in China totalled +2.0%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: the United States (+2.2% per year) and Sweden (-0.7% per year).

Wrapping Paper and Paperboard Exports

In 2021, global exports of wrapping paper, packaging paper and paperboard amounted to 11M tonnes, growing by 12% against the year before. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.3% over the period from 2007 to 2021.

In value terms, exports surged to $11.9B in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +2.9% from 2007 to 2021.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Germany (1.2M tonnes), the United States (1.1M tonnes) and Sweden (1M tonnes) represented the major exporter of wrapping paper, packaging paper and paperboard in the world, constituting 31% of total supplies. The Czech Republic (635K tonnes) held a 6% share of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by Russia (5.4%), Finland (4.7%), Austria (4.7%) and China (4.6%). France (435K tonnes), Spain (377K tonnes), Canada (339K tonnes), Italy (329K tonnes) and Japan (293K tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Germany (+7.6%), while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Germany ($1.5B), the United States ($1.2B) and Sweden ($1.1B) constituted the countries with the highest levels of supplies in 2021, with a combined 32% share of global exports. The Czech Republic, France, Finland, Italy, Austria, Russia, China, Canada, Spain and Japan lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 43%.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average wrapping paper export price amounted to $1,121 per tonne, with an increase of 7.8% against the previous year. Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was France ($1,647 per tonne), while Russia ($797 per tonne) was amongst the lowest. From 2007 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the Czech Republic (+2.6%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Wrapping Paper and Paperboard Imports

In 2021, global wrapping paper imports rose markedly to 11M tonnes, with an increase of 5.1% compared with 2020. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.2% from 2007 to 2021.

In value terms, imports expanded markedly to $11.7B in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +2.4% from 2007 to 2021.

Imports by Country

The countries with the highest levels of wrapping paper and paperboard imports in 2021 were Germany (1,008K tonnes), China (721K tonnes), Mexico (565K tonnes), the United States (547K tonnes), Italy (542K tonnes), Poland (524K tonnes), Canada (418K tonnes), Belgium (371K tonnes), the Netherlands (341K tonnes), France (321K tonnes), Spain (263K tonnes) and Turkey (231K tonnes), together accounting for 56% of total purchases. Slovenia (220K tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases was attained by Slovenia (+18.3%), while imports for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Germany ($1.2B), the United States ($839M) and Italy ($631M) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 22% share of total supplies. These countries were followed by Mexico, China, Poland, Canada, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Turkey and Slovenia, which together accounted for a further 36%.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average wrapping paper import price amounted to $1,115 per tonne, growing by 9% against the previous year. Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was the United States ($1,535 per tonne), while China ($825 per tonne) was amongst the lowest. From 2007 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the United States (+2.3%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global market for wrapping paper, packaging paper and paperboard. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


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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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
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. GLOBAL PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. GLOBAL IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

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

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

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

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

United States
China
Japan
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Brazil
Italy
Russian Federation
India
Canada
Australia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Mexico
Indonesia
Netherlands
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Switzerland
Sweden
Nigeria
Poland
Belgium
Argentina
Norway
Austria
Thailand
United Arab Emirates
Colombia
Denmark
South Africa
Malaysia
Israel
Singapore
Egypt
Philippines
Finland
Chile
Ireland
Pakistan
Greece
Portugal
Kazakhstan
Algeria
Czech Republic
Qatar
Peru
Romania
Vietnam
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, By Country, 2018–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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