Companies in coated paper market manufacture products that include coated and laminated paper, uncoated paper sacks and bags, laminated and coated packaging paper, laminated foil, plastic foil, surface-coated paperboard and coated paper bags. In this industry the raw materials are paper and paperboard and these are processed with plastic, latex, clay and metal to create products.
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Coated wood-free paper is the most popular product. Light weight coated (LWC) papers market has seen increasing demand due to grade competition, changed market conditions and advanced processing methods. Quality, productivity and cost reduction are now the goal of mills which are striving to gain in this market. The LWC market has become competitive due to increased competition from value-added uncoated grades.
The coated papers industry had faced a decline in Europe and US market during the last few years. Overcapacity had been lowering the prices and affecting the profits of producers in Europe. This industry has now begun to show positive growth in these regions. Lower output during the recession for industries such as publishing and cement manufacturing, affected the demand for flexible packaging and coated paper. Coated papers have a global demand and Europe is still the largest market while North America and APAC also have huge markets for coated paper.
Rising demand from emerging economies will drive export growth. Further, concerns regarding environmental degradation are expected to drive growth in this industry as more countries have begun to consider banning of bags of plastic at grocery stores. To achieve high growth in this market the players will have to adopt greater customer focus, product differentiation through innovation, relocating to cheaper locations, adapting to stringent environmental norms and less reliance on petroleum products.
Some of the key participants in this market are Arjowiggins SAS, Boise, Inc., Fraser Papers, Dunn Paper, M-real Corp., Oji Paper Co. Ltd., NewPage Corp., Stora Enso Oyj, Torraspapel SA, Verso Paper Corp. and UPM-Kymmene Corporation among others.
This research report analyzes this market depending on its market segments, major geographies, and current market trends. Geographies analyzed under this research report include
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of the World
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- Factors limiting market growth
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