Despite all the negative developments, the paper and cardboard packaging industry, which exports 1.2 billion dollars in 2022, will give priority to the US market in 2023. Turkish paper and cardboard packaging industry players want to get a share from the US market, which has a size of approximately 100 billion dollars. The players in the paper and cardboard packaging industry, which set a target of .
The paper cardboard packaging industry, which sells products to more than 50 countries, mainly Germany and England, wants to diversify its customer base and increase its business volume by entering large markets. There is no doubt that the players in the cardboard packaging industry have taken this decision because the United States has reduced the purchase of cardboard packaging from China and the Far East. The paper cardboard packaging industry, which will be opened to the US market with 20 manufacturers within the scope of the project they have developed, plans to export 500 million dollars in 5 years.
Demands in the paper and cardboard packaging industry, like all sectors, are currently low. The expected recession in 2023 necessitates taking more careful production and export steps. Despite everything, the experience of constantly coping with inflation and other economic difficulties as a country has made the Turkish paper cardboard packaging industry in this process. It raises it to a more experienced position alongside its competitors in the world.
With an annual production capacity of 1 million tons, Turkey carries the European paper and cardboard packaging industry to a higher level with Poland. Turkey, which is expected to increase its efficiency even more in the next 10 years, needs to be active in the US market in order to become an important player not only in Europe but also in the whole world. The paper and cardboard packaging industry, which has reached a market size of 330 billion dollars in the world, is expected to increase its share in the packaging market to 35% with a size of 1 trillion dollars in 2024.
The sector, which wants to move forward in line with these goals, is preparing a big investment in the paper cardboard packaging industry. Preparations for the cardboard packaging factory made of 100% cellulose have started.