Rigid Plastics Packaging - Cups/ Tubs/ Trays/ Clamshells

Despite the economic challenges of the past five years, the rigid plastic market, as defined in this report as Cups, Tubs, Trays and Clamshells, has continued to perform well.

This category of the rigid plastic packaging industry experienced positive growth between 2007 and 2012, increasing 27.7% (up $1.63 billion in real dollar terms). This positive and consistent growth in the total market size is encouraging news for the sector indicating increased consumer demand despite a lagging economy.

The total market size is currently $7.5 billion (2012), which constitutes approximately 18.8% percent of the food and beverage rigid plastic packaging industry; a $40.1 billion dollar segment of the rigid plastic food packaging industry, by dollar value....


New Releases

 

Kraft Recovery Boilers, Third Edition  


Sponsored by the Recovery Boiler Program R&D Subcommittee of the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) and published by TAPPI Press.


Purchase


 

Handbook For Pulp and Paper Technologists (The SMOOK Book), Fourth Edition

The best-selling text to introduce the entire technology of pulp and paper manufacture.

Purchase

 

Guidelines for Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers  


A project of the Yankee Dryer Safety & Reliability Committee.

Purchase

 

Check our newest additions.


TAPPI Press offers some of the most in-depth resources and references for the forest products and related industries. 

See More

   
 

Available for Purchase – Conference Proceedings


TAPPI maintains a record of key conference papers, presentations, and other conference publications, available for purchase in a variety of formats.

See More