Global White Paperboard Market Overview:
White paperboard is basically a thicker version of a normal white paper by few millimeters. This thickness is the reason for paperboards' superior fold-ability and rigidity qualities than regular paper. As paperboard has wide applications in the packaging industry, thus this industry has great potential to grow. Some of the players profiled in the study are Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (Japan), ITC Ltd. (India), Shandong Bohui Paper Industry Co Ltd (China), Paper Works Industries Inc. (United States), Graphic Packaging International (United States), Metsä Board Oyj (Finland), Newman Paperboard Inc. (United States), Stora Enso Oyj (Finland), GS Paperboard & Packaging Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) and Sappi Limited (South Africa).
On the basis of geography, the market of White Paperboard has been segmented into South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico). If we see Market by Sales Channels, the sub-segment i.e. Direct Channel will boost the White Paperboard market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth. If we see Market by Raw Material, the sub-segment i.e. Hardwood will boost the White Paperboard market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth.
Market Growth Drivers
- Growth of E-Commerce Industry
- Rise of Logistics and Parcel Companies
- With Stringent Regulations against Use of Plastic, Paperboard Based Packaging Industry is Expected to Grow
- Competition from Cheaper Plastic Industry
- Stringent Government Policies and Regulations against Deforestation as Wood is the Basic Raw Material Needed in this Industry
- White Line Chip Board Presents a Great Prospect for the Industry as it brings in Use of More than 60% of its Components through Recycling and Reduced the Cost of Manufacturing
- Innovating and Investing in Recycling of Use Paper
- Improving Efficiency in Manufacturing Process by Reducing the Amount of Water in Use while Manufacturing
In 2020, Japanese and global giant in the paper industry, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. announced the completion of the acquisition of Orora Limited‘s paperboard and fiber-based packaging business in Australia/New Zealand. With this deal Nippon aims at increasing its footprint in Austria/ New Zealand, combining synergies and expanding its downstream business.
The Market of white paperboard is fragmented and is expected to experience growth even in the coming years due to growing e-commerce orders and rising parcel business. Currently, the major players in the market are Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd., and others.
Target Audience:White Paperboard Manufacturers, Suppliers and Distributers, New Entrants/Investors, Raw Material Suppliers, Venture Capitalists and Private Equity Firms, Government Regulatory Bodies and End-Use Industries
Major Objectives Focused through this Study To define, describe, and forecast the Global White Paperboard market on the basis of product [White Lined Chip board, Liquid packaging board, Cup stock board, Fiber-based board, Coated Unbleached Kraft Board and Others] , application [Packaging paper, Bristol Paper, Poster Board, Pulp board, Folder Paper and Others], key regions and end user
To provide in-depth information regarding major influencing factors affecting the growth of the market (trends, drivers, restraints, opportunities, and industry-centric and regional challenges)
To strategically analyse the micro-markets and important business segments with respect to individual growth drivers , market trends and potential, and historical contributions to the total market
Identifying the opportunities in the market for key stakeholders and detailing the competitive landscape for market leaders
To provide market size for various segments of the White Paperboard market with respect to major geographies, namely, South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico)
To strategically profile the key players and analyzing their market shares and core competencies in the White Paperboard industry
To track key developments such as product launches, expansions, agreements, partnerships, mergers & acquisitions, and R&D activities that are key factors in shaping the market
Available Customization: Data related to EXIM [Export- Import], production & consumption by country or regional level break-up can be provided based on client request**. Additionally, the Vendors which are also part of the research are Khanna Paper Mills (India), White Pigeon Paper (United States) and Limehouse Board Mills (United Kingdom).
** Confirmation on availability of data would be informed prior purchase
While framing the research framework, major and emerging players operating in the White Paperboard market in various regions have been profiled, and their offerings, geographic footprints, and distribution/sales channels have been analysed through in-depth discussions. The primary research is performed by taking the interviews of executives of various companies dealing in the market as well as using the survey reports, research institute, and latest research reports. Meanwhile, analyst team keeps preparing set of questionnaires and after getting appointee list; the target audience are then tapped and segregated with various mediums and channels that are feasible for making connection that includes email communication, telephonic, skype, LinkedIn Group & InMail, Community Forums, Community Forums, open Survey, SurveyMonkey etc.