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In 2019, the global paperboard case material market decreased by -8.4% to $116.1B for the first time since 2016, thus ending a two-year rising trend. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +1.6% from 2013 to 2019; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Global consumption peaked at $126.7B in 2018 and then fell in the following year.

The countries with the highest volumes of paperboard case material consumption in 2019 were China (45M tonnes), the U.S. (29M tonnes) and Japan (9.4M tonnes), with a combined 50% share of global consumption. These countries were followed by India, Germany, South Korea, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Italy, France and Spain, which together accounted for a further 26%.

From 2013 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of paperboard case material consumption, amongst the main consuming countries, was attained by India, while paperboard case material consumption for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, China ($48.6B) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was occupied by the U.S. ($14.2B). It was followed by Japan.

The countries with the highest levels of paperboard case material per capita consumption in 2019 were South Korea (99 kg per person), the U.S. (89 kg per person) and Germany (83 kg per person).


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