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The industry development and trend analysis of Chinese kraft papers
Source:Carton world | Author:John | Published time: 2020-08-15 | 1582 Views | Share:
Kraft papers are widely used as packaging materials, commonly used to make envelop, paper bag, box cover, cartons, etc. Kraft paper is with high tension force and has several kinds of types: single glossy face, double glossy face, stripe and plain. Kraft paper is the general name of one kind paper and has no certain standards. Usually it’s classified according to the character and application.

1. Overview

Kraft papers are widely used as packaging materials, commonly used to make envelop, paper bag, box cover, exercise book, CD cover, emery paper, cartons, etc. Kraft paper is with high tension force and has several kinds of types: single glossy face, double glossy face, stripe and plain. Kraft paper is the general name of one kind paper and has no certain standards. Usually it
s classified according to the character and application.

 

The disaggregated classification of kraft papers:

  • Sorted by color: brown kraft paper, red kraft paper, white kraft paper, plain kraft paper, single glazed kraft paper, two colors kraft paper, etc.
  • Sorted by application: packaging kraft paper, waterproof kraft paper, moistureproof kraft paper, rust-proof kraft paper, proof-making kraft paper, kraft paper label, etc.
  • Sorted by material: kraft liner, virgin kraft paper, medium kraft paper, rough kraft paper, composite kraft paper, greaseproof kraft paper, etc.

 

2.  Current Situation

Kraft paper packaging products are in undoubted advantage in eco-friendly industry. Kraft paper has the superiority than other materials packaging in recycling and reusing. The ban on free plastic bags pushed the development of kraft paper industry. From 2015 to 2019, the output of kraft paper reduces year by year. The output of Chinese kraft paper is approximately 4.332 million tons, increasing 1.8% on year-on-year basis.

 

The kraft papers are used on many packaging products and becomes the necessities of business packaging. The volume of import kraft papers is much higher than export. The import volume is 1.61 million tons and export volume is 66 thousands tons.

 

Kraft paper doesnt degrade as easily as plastic, which can be integrated with nature. The most important thing is that kraft paper is renewable resources that can be recycled. The China import amount is $1.042 billion, reducing $0.224 billion than 2018.

 

Along with peoples living standards rising, people has more higher demands on the environment and the demands on kraft paper are rising, too. The trade war between US and China has much influence on kraft paper supply chain, the market is lack of confidence and quantity demand is a little turndown. The China quantity demand of kraft paper is approximately 5.8763 million tons.

 

 Kraft paper bags

3.  Development Tendency

 

In terms of cost, the current cost of import wood pulp of current market is under pressure. As pessimism dominates the market, the cost of wood pulp will keep on rising under big pressure.

 

In terms of supply chain, some paper mills never schedule maintenance plan and with high stock volume. The destocking situation is not encouraging, which rising pressure on stock and has much influence on market.

 

In terms of demand, under the influence of public health event globally, the terminal demands keep on sagging. The shipment volume is not so good of the paper mills and traders.

 

As one of the most popular eco-friendly materials internationally at present, kraft paper bags will be one of the most suitable alternatives.