Corrugated Paper Market Overview in Bulgaria
In value terms, corrugated paper production reduced to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production saw a abrupt descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2009 to , production growth remained at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the corrugated paper market in Bulgaria contracted dramatically to $ in , falling by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption recorded a abrupt contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , consumption failed to regain the momentum.