A heightened sense of uncertainty continues to plague various aspects of our lives as global geopolitical trade flows and economic structures remain stressed.
As we continue to wonder what the market will look like in 2023, it’s first important to have a solid understanding of where the current global Pulp and Paper industry is now before aiming to predict where it will be in 6 months, a year, or longer.
Below are 10 interesting facts about the current state of the global pulp and paper industry.
- The Pulp and Paper industry is growing 2.0% annually. Despite being deemed a ‘dying industry’ by so many who are uninvolved or lack knowledge about the industry, we can see in the image below that since 2007, the P&P industry has been on a steady incline and is expected to keep pace through 2025.
For further insight into these various trends, talk with an expert at Fisher International who can help your business formulate an actionable plan with a high degree of accuracy to ensure you’re prepared to handle the volatile market that is to come in the near future.
About the Author
Marko Summanen is a career paper industry professional with over 20 years of experience across strategic, tactical, engineering, and sales functions as well as a worldwide scope that includes China, Southeast Asia, the U.S., Canada, and several European countries. Throughout his career, Marko has championed the transformative power of data-driven management. At Fisher, he uses his deep solutions-focused understanding of paper making operations to help clients improve performance and address the particular challenges faced by European players.