|In 2006, the global folding carton market was valued at more than $47.2 billion. By 2012, the total global market for folding cartons hit $63.4 billion. With sales of more than $21.26 billion in 2012, Asia accounted for nearly one-half of total sales. Within Asia, China led the way, followed by Japan and other Asian countries. With sales in excess of $17 billion, the North American market came in second place with the United States accounting for nearly all of the volume. The European market reported sales of $15 billion making it the third-largest market for folding cartons.
Worldwide Folding Cartons Market contains comprehensive data on the U.S. and global markets, including historical (2006–2012) and forecast (2013–2017) sales projection data.The report discusses key trends affecting the marketplace, trends driving growth and consumer demographics. In addition, the report profiles major folding carton manufacturers and converters.