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Europe - Cases, Boxes, Crates, Drums and Similar Packings of Wood - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Europe: Wood Box Market 2023

Wood Box Market Size in Europe

After two years of growth, the Europe wood box market decreased by -5.1% to $X in 2021. The total consumption indicated modest growth from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +1.2% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, consumption increased by +14.0% against 2018 indices. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Wood Box Production in Europe

In value terms, wood box production skyrocketed to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +3.1% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. As a result, production attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Wood Box Exports

Exports in Europe

In 2021, overseas shipments of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood increased by 26% to X units, rising for the third year in a row after two years of decline. In general, exports enjoyed buoyant growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when exports increased by 93%. Over the period under review, the exports reached the peak figure in 2021 and are likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, wood box exports soared to $X in 2021. Total exports indicated a prominent increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +6.9% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Poland (X units), followed by Spain (X units), the Czech Republic (X units), Germany (X units), France (X units), Belgium (X units) and Italy (X units) were the main exporters of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood, together achieving 64% of total exports. Estonia (X units), the Netherlands (X units), Slovakia (X units), Hungary (X units), Finland (X units) and Romania (X units) took a minor share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Hungary (with a CAGR of +22.1%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Poland ($X), Germany ($X) and Spain ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined 31% share of total exports. France, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Belgium, Italy, Estonia, Slovakia, Finland, Romania and Hungary lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 46%.

The Netherlands, with a CAGR of +16.3%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, in terms of the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Europe stood at $X per unit in 2021, picking up by 4.1% against the previous year. Overall, the export price, however, showed a mild reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 an increase of 68%. Over the period under review, the export prices attained the maximum at $X per unit in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was the Netherlands ($X per unit), while Hungary ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Romania (+3.7%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Wood Box Imports

Imports in Europe

In 2021, after two years of decline, there was significant growth in supplies from abroad of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood, when their volume increased by 11% to X units. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.2% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 when imports increased by 22% against the previous year. As a result, imports attained the peak of X units. From 2015 to 2021, the growth of imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, wood box imports surged to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +4.4% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. As a result, imports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

Germany represented the largest importer of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe, with the volume of imports reaching X units, which was approx. 26% of total imports in 2021. France (X units) ranks second in terms of the total imports with a 10% share, followed by the Netherlands (8.3%), Austria (5.7%) and Belgium (5.1%). Sweden (X units), Portugal (X units), Italy (X units), the UK (X units), the Czech Republic (X units), Switzerland (X units), Slovakia (X units) and Denmark (X units) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2012 to 2021, average annual rates of growth with regard to wood box imports into Germany stood at +4.4%. At the same time, the UK (+19.4%), Portugal (+13.9%), Denmark (+13.5%), Slovakia (+10.5%), Sweden (+7.1%), Austria (+6.6%), the Czech Republic (+3.8%) and France (+2.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, the UK emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Europe, with a CAGR of +19.4% from 2012-2021. Switzerland and Belgium experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Italy (-4.2%) and the Netherlands (-7.3%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Germany (+4.5 p.p.), Portugal (+2.5 p.p.), the UK (+2.4 p.p.) and Austria (+1.8 p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2012-2021, the share of Italy (-3 p.p.) and the Netherlands (-11.7 p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the largest wood box importing markets in Europe were Germany ($X), France ($X) and the Netherlands ($X), with a combined 46% share of total imports. Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Italy, the UK, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Slovakia and Portugal lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 35%.

Among the main importing countries, Denmark, with a CAGR of +11.6%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in Europe amounted to $X per unit, growing by 17% against the previous year. Over the period from 2012 to 2021, it increased at an average annual rate of +2.2%. As a result, import price reached the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Switzerland ($X per unit), while Portugal ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the Netherlands (+13.9%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were Russia, Germany and Spain, together comprising 49% of total consumption. Italy, France, Poland, the UK, the Netherlands, Austria and Belgium lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 36%.
What are the largest producers of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Russia, Spain and Italy, together accounting for 50% of total production. Germany, France, Poland, the UK, the Czech Republic, Belgium, the Netherlands and Austria lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 36%.
What are the leading suppliers of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe?
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In value terms, the largest wood box supplying countries in Europe were Poland, Germany and Spain, together comprising 31% of total exports. These countries were followed by France, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Belgium, Italy, Estonia, Slovakia, Finland, Romania and Hungary, which together accounted for a further 46%.
What are the leading importers of cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe?
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In value terms, the largest wood box importing markets in Europe were Germany, France and the Netherlands, with a combined 46% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Italy, the UK, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Slovakia and Portugal, which together accounted for a further 35%.
What is the average export price for cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe?
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In 2021, the export price in Europe amounted to $13 per unit, picking up by 4.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood in Europe?
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In 2021, the import price in Europe amounted to $12 per unit, surging by 17% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the wood box market in Europe. 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.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 16241320 - Cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings of wood (excluding cable drums)
Country coverage:
• Albania
• Andorra
• Bosnia and Herzegovina
• Estonia
• Faroe Islands
• Gibraltar
• Holy See
• Iceland
• Isle of Man
• Latvia
• Liechtenstein
• Lithuania
• Malta
• Moldova
• Monaco
• Montenegro
• North Macedonia
• San Marino
• Serbia
• Slovenia

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Europe, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Europe
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
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• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
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
REPORT DESCRIPTION
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 PRODUCT

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
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2022
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

• Albania
• Andorra
• Austria
• Belarus
• Belgium
• Bosnia and Herzegovina
• Bulgaria
• Croatia
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Estonia
• Faroe Islands
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Gibraltar
• Greece
• Holy See
• Hungary
• Iceland
• Ireland
• Italy
• Latvia
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg
• North Macedonia
• Malta
• Moldova
• Montenegro
• Netherlands
• Norway
• Poland
• Portugal
• Romania
• Russia
• San Marino
• Serbia
• Slovakia
• Slovenia
• Spain
• Sweden
• Switzerland
• Ukraine
• United Kingdom
• Liechtenstein
• Isle of Man
• Monaco
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2022
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2022
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2022
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