Study examines the future of liquid paperboard packaging to 2022
from Packaging World
There will be steady increases in demand for paperboard materials for liquid products across the next five years, according to the latest industry study from Smithers Pira. Data published in "The Future of Liquid Paperboard to 2022" shows production of liquid packaging board and food/cupstock boards combined passed the 7.7 million ton mark in 2015. This has grown by over 3 percent annually on average since 2012. Reaching 8 million tons in 2016, this segment of the packaging market was worth $9.5 billion to the paper mills.
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