PP Corrugated Sheets Market: An Overview
The corrugated packaging market is rapidly growing with digital printing technologies and the expansion of e-commerce. Polypropylene (PP) corrugated sheets are hollow sheets that come in different thicknesses, sizes, and vibrant colors. They are specially formulated extruded plastic sheets, also known as twin wall or multi-wall sheets produced in a continuous extrusion process. It is manufactured using high-grade quality raw material, providing optimum safety and ensure break or scratch protection in handling and transportation with more shock riveting. In addition, the additives and treatments such as anti-static, UV protection, and fire retardancy will enhance the PP corrugated sheets demand. It is a robust, long-life, and customized packaging solution for various end-user applications. Polypropylene material is resistant to acid, or chemical reaction has a low moisture absorption rate and superior electrical insulator, generating higher demand for PP corrugated sheets. PP corrugated sheets are water-proof, heat-insulated, and long-lasting sheets. It is also moisture, acid, oil-resistant as well as pest and termite resistant. They are also lightweight, have high strength, and fine printability. It is also recyclable, reusable, and can be fabricated easily using paper board converting machines. It has a superb durable fine finish and excellent cushioning. The PP corrugated sheets market demand is expected to have significant growth due to its outstanding cost-effectiveness, versatility, flexibility, and recyclability.
PP Corrugated Sheets Market: Dynamics
PP corrugated sheets are made of polypropylene material used in various applications. It is used in the advertising industry for exhibition and signboards, graphic arts, indoor-outdoor signage, advertising danglers, digital and screen printing displays. The high-quality and attractive pp corrugated sheets are easy to cut and bend; hence, it is easy to develop various packaging materials such as transportation boxes, gift boxes, mailboxes, etc. It can be sterilized at a high temperature, ensures reliable and safe packaging of ampoules, tablets, and medicines in the pharmaceutical sector. The PP corrugated sheets protect the components and semi-finished products of the electronics industry during storing and handling. Another great application of PP corrugated sheets is loading separators in glassworks and canneries. The UV stable PP corrugated sheets are excellent in sapling protectors as these sheets protect the plants against temperature influence, light intensity, and wildlife damage affecting the growth of plants. All these factors will augment the growth of the PP corrugated sheets market.
The demand for PP corrugated sheets is growing in commercial, industrial, and residential construction due to extensive use in roofing and flooring. The sheets are developed especially to floor guard and roofing in rural areas. It is extensively used in roofing parking areas and building shelter homes during heavy rains and stormy conditions. The demand for recyclable, reusable, non-toxic environment friendly sheets will propel the growth of PP corrugated sheets market.
The Covid-19 pandemic adversely affected all business sectors, including the packaging industry, and projected a long-lasting impact on industrial economic and financial growth. The rising consumer’s preference towards health, hygiene, sanitation, and expectation of safe, reliable, and sanitized packaging solutions will enhance the demand for PP corrugated sheets. The PP corrugated sheets protect the product from external environmental changes and moisture, chemical, and acid reaction. It is also very safe in pharmaceutical and medical packaging; therefore, it will have a significant demand during the Covid-19 pandemic.
PP Corrugated Sheets Market: Segmentation
PP corrugated sheets market can be segmented by flute type, board style, thickness, and end use.
By Flute Type, PP corrugated sheets market can be segmented as
- F Flute (1/32 inches)
- E Flute (1/16 inches)
- C Flute (11/64 inches)
- B Flute (1/8 inches)
- A Flute (1/4 inches)
By Board Style, PP corrugated sheets market can be segmented as
- Single Wall
- Double Wall
- Triple Wall
By Thickness, PP corrugated sheets market can be segmented as
- Below 4 mm
- 6 – 10 mm
- Above 12 mm
By End Use, PP corrugated sheets market can be segmented as
- Packaging and Logistics
- Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals
- Glasswork and Canneries
PP Corrugated Sheets Market: Regional Outlook
The increasing demand for recyclable, reusable PP corrugated sheets creates a positive market growth outlook in the Asia Pacific region. The high growth in the building and construction sector in the floor, roof, shutter, and greenhouse building structures is anticipated to propel PP corrugated sheets in the developing Asia Pacific region.
The European region is witnessing a high demand for PP corrugated sheets due to the boom in e-commerce and the rising online shopping trend. The e-commerce business requires highly versatile, impact-resistant, flexible packaging. The PP corrugated sheets have excellent cushioning, high strength, and are puncture-resistant; hence, they are widely applicable in packaging and transportation.
The PP corrugated sheet’s surface is oil, moisture, water-resistant, and cleans effectively. The growing demand for advertising, digital printing, screen printing in the North American region will enhance PP corrugated sheets market growth.
- Coroplast® is North America’s largest manufacturer of corrugated plastic sheets ideal for indoor and outdoor applications in screen printing with premium colors for graphics.
Additionally, the growing demand for corrugated sheets in the automotive and agriculture sectors due to the high protection of products from humidity, pollution, and environmental influences will enhance the PP corrugated sheets growth in the North American region.
PP Corrugated Sheets Market: Key Players
Key players in the PP corrugated sheets market are,
- Primex Plastics Corporation
- CoolSeal USA, LLC
- Karton S.p.A
- Laminacorr Industries Inc.
- Polyreflex Hi-Tech Co., Ltd.
- Ondaplast S.p.A.
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- North America
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- South Asia
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