Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Industry revenue has increased at a relatively stable pace in the five years through 2013-14, mainly due to steady demand from food and beverage manufacturers. The industry is characterised by a low level of international trade due to the low value of industry products. Industry performance therefore heavily depends on activity within downstream industries. IBISWorld estimates that industry revenue has increased at an annualised 4.9% over the past five years, but this is mainly due to revenue coming off a low base in 2008-09. Industry revenue contracted in 2008-09 due to lower consumer sentiment and expenditure resulting from the global financial crisis. Revenue is expected to increase by 2.1% over 2013-14 to $686.1 million... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The industry manufactures a variety of solid paperboard containers for a wide range of markets, from manufacturers through to retailers.
Solid cardboard boxes
Solid cardboard boxes are used by a wide range of industries in Australia. These include manufacturing industries (other than food, beverage and tobacco) such as footwear manufacturing, electrical equipment manufacturing and books and stationery manufacturing. Distributors and retailers may purchase fold-up boxes, display boxes and other cardboard for further packaging after the purchase from manufacturers... purchase to read more