Corrugated Paper Market Overview in Portugal
In value terms, corrugated paper production rose markedly to $ in estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production enjoyed a strong expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2019 to , production growth failed to regain the momentum.
The value of the corrugated paper market in Portugal rose rapidly to $ in , surging 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). In general, consumption saw a buoyant expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs in and is expected to retain growth in the near future.