Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Subdued industrial production and mounting competition from imports have harmed the performance of the Cardboard Box and Container Manufacturing industry. Moreover, cardboard box and container manufacturers continue to experience escalating competition from imported corrugated products. Over the five years to 2020, revenue is forecast to continue to fall. Industry operators will find it necessary to contend with declining downstream production, especially food and beverage manufacturing, and competition from substitute products is anticipated to intensify, hurting industry demand... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The performance of the Cardboard Box and Container Manufacturing industry is closely tied to the level of physical output in Canada. Cardboard is one of the most ubiquitous forms of packaging and is used for transporting and storing products in the agriculture, mining, manufacturing, wholesale, retail and service sectors. As a result, cardboard forms an important leading indicator for economic growth in Canada.
The Cardboard Box and Container Manufacturing industry produces five key product lines: corrugated and solid fibre boxes; folding cartons; non-folding sanitary food containers; fiber cans, tubes and drums; and rigid-sided cardboard boxes... purchase to read more