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Fluted Carton Boxes Market: An Overview

Flutes are the different wall thickness of a corrugated box. Flute paper used in fluted carton boxes is made by compressing the Kraft containerboard in an S shape which will be sandwiched with the help of adhesive between the linear boards. This particular sheet is known as a corrugated sheet which is converted into box known as a corrugated box.

There are different types of flutes with different useful functions, right from reducing storage space to shipping strength to improved printability. Fluted carton boxes are also known as fluted corrugated boxes. The Fluted carton boxes are made up of three fiberboard layers; two linear boards are compressed in a wave-shaped pattern of arches. The flutes act as a cushion that protects the product that has been packed.

The above mentioned properties are most wanted in industries like pharmaceutical, electronics, textile and many other to be able of supporting and safeguarding the packaged product during transport and even while storage of such fragile products. Moreover the e-commerce industry in booming mainly because of the safe delivery of the products which has propelled the demand for fluted carton boxes. Manufacturers are also investing in more research and development of these fluted carton boxes than to invest more on the product later if any damages occur.

Fluted Carton Boxes Market: Dynamics

The growth factor that benefits the fluted carton boxes market is the properties of the flute such as the rigid columns which are capable of supporting a huge amount of weight that is useful in many industries like the electronics industry, pharmaceuticals, textile goods, glassware and ceramics, and many more. The fluted carton boxes are a good insulator that protect from sudden temperature changes which would be not suitable for foods and beverages. The liner board in the fluted carton boxes will also provide double protection by protecting the flutes from external damage.

Another factor that promotes the growth of the fluted carton boxes is also the growth of the other secondary industries such as the food & beverage industry which manufactures more packed products and beverages, the electronics industry that nowadays focuses on the safety of the product from external damages.

The restraint that affects the growth of the fluted carton boxes market is that the carton is not susceptible to water, during monsoon season it is risky to carry goods in the fluted carton boxes. Moist temperatures will make the fluted carton boxes saggy and heavy in weight as the cardboard will soak the water and also may wet the product packed.

Fluted Carton Boxes Market: Segmentation

Fluted carton boxes market can be segmented by product wall type, product format, application, and end-user.

By Product Wall Type, fluted carton boxes market can be segmented as

  • A flute Carton Box
  • B flute Carton Box
  • C flute Carton Box
  • E flute Carton Box
  • F flute Carton Box

By Product Format, fluted carton boxes market can be segmented as

  • Slotted
  • Telescope
  • Folder
  • Rigid
  • Fold type and Tray

By End Use Industry, fluted carton boxes market can be segmented as

  • Food and Beverages
  • Paper products
  • Electrical Goods
  • Glassware and ceramics
  • Wood and Timber Products
  • Transport
  • Chemicals
  • Textile industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • E-commerce

Fluted Carton Boxes Market: Regional Outlook

Globally, the fluted carton boxes market is gaining momentum in all the industries especially the food & beverages, electronics and e-commerce industries. Asia Pacific region is predicted to be the fastest-growing region globally because of the rising population and the disposable income and also of the increasing manufacturing industries in the Asian market. Growth in these industries affects the fluted carton boxes market positively. Demand for fluted carton boxes market is more even in Europe region because of the metal, agro-based, textiles and plastics industries that contribute majorly to the economy of the overall European market. Furthermore, the sustainability developments activities in terms of manufacturing and the disposal of the boxes performed by the government in the Asia Pacific and Europe motivates the fluted carton boxes market to grow steadily. Another factor that contributes majorly is the availability of raw materials.

Fluted Carton Boxes Market: Key Players

Key players in the fluted carton boxes market are:

  • Mondi group
  • Smurfit Kappa Group
  • International Paper Company
  • DS Smith Plc
  • Nefab Group
  • WestRock
  • Georgia-Pacific LLC
  • Braepac Packaging
  • Acme Box Co. Inc.
  • Cascades Sonoco, Inc.
  • KRPA Holding CZ, a.s.
  • Al Kifah Paper Products
  • Novolex Holdings LLC
  • Independent Corrugator Inc. (ICI)
  • Van Genechten Packaging
  • CartonHub’s

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Regional Analysis Includes-

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)

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  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

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