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Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market by Type (Water-Based Inks, Solvent-Based Inks, UV-Cured Inks), By Application (Food and Beverages, Gloth and Shose, Electronic Products, Others) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market by Type (Water-Based Inks, Solvent-Based Inks, UV-Cured Inks), By Application (Food and Beverages, Gloth and Shose, Electronic Products, Others) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

Report ID: 144492 3300 Chemical & Material 377 230 Pages 4.8 (35)

Market Overview:

The global corrugated carton ink market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2030. The growth in this market can be attributed to the increasing demand for corrugated boxes from various end-use industries, such as food and beverages, textiles and apparel, and electronics products. In addition, the growing demand for UV-cured inks is also contributing to the growth of this market.

Global Corrugated Carton Ink Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

A type of ink used in Corrugated Carton printing. It is designed to be durable and weather-resistant, making it ideal for use on boxes that will be exposed to the elements.

Water-Based Inks:

Water-based inks are widely used in the printing industry. The growth of corrugated cardboard packaging market is directly proportional to that of water-based ink demand. These products are manufactured using a variety of raw materials including dyes, pigments, binders and solvents which help them adhere to the paper or pulp substrate.

The global water-based inks market was estimated at USD 1,10 billion in 2016.

Solvent-Based Inks:

Solvent-based inks are used to print images on corrugated cardboard. These inks comprise of solvents which allow the ink to flow easily and smoothly over the paper, thereby providing an excellent print quality. The major advantage of using solvent-based inks is that they can be used on any type of printing surface such as smooth or rough surfaces, and do not require water for proper functioning.

Application Insights:

The food and beverages application segment led the global corrugated carton ink market in 2017. The segment is projected to expand at a CAGR of XX% over the forecast period owing to rising demand for packaged foods, including ready-to-eat meals, frozen meals, snack foods and bakery products. In addition, increasing consumption of alcoholic drinks such as wine is expected to boost product demand over the next seven years.

Corrugated packaging offers several advantages including protection from external influences such as temperature changes and UV light; ease of transportation due to its lightweight; high resistance against mechanical damage; along with aesthetic appeal that enhances brand image among consumers which further boosts product demand globally.

Electronic products are anticipated to be one of the fastest growing application segments during the forecast period owing to rapid industrialization in developing countries coupled with consumer preference for electronic gadgets during festive occasions such as Christmas.

Regional Analysis:

Asia Pacific dominated the global corrugated packaging ink market in 2017 and is expected to continue its dominance over the forecast period. The growth of this region can be attributed to rapid industrialization, urbanization, and increasing foreign investments in China. Furthermore, rising disposable income coupled with growing consumer awareness regarding sustainability is anticipated to drive demand for corrugated packaging solutions thereby driving the market growth over the forecast period.

Europe accounted for a significant share of revenue in 2017 owing to high product penetration by packaged food & beverage industry along with strong presence of electronic products manufacturing industries such as Siemens AG; Sony Corporation; Panasonic Corporation; Hitachi, Ltd.; Fujifilm Holdings Corporation etc. Moreover these industries are focusing on reducing their carbon footprint by adopting eco-friendly packaging solutions which will further propel demand for corrugated carton ink over next eight years from 2018 to 2030  time frame.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing demand for corrugated boxes from the packaging industry as a result of the growth in e-commerce and retail sectors.
  • Rising demand for printing inks from the publishing and commercial printing industries.
  • Growing popularity of digital printing, which is resulting in an increase in demand for high-quality inkjet cartridges and toners.
  • Proliferation of color laser printers, which are driving up demand for color toners and ink cartridges.

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Corrugated Carton Ink Market Research Report

By Type

Water-Based Inks, Solvent-Based Inks, UV-Cured Inks

By Application

Food and Beverages, Gloth and Shose, Electronic Products, Others

By Companies

Flint Group, DIC Corporation, Sakata Inx, Siegwerk, Toyo Ink, Nazdar Ink Company, T&K Toka, Huber Group, PolyOne, Swan Coatings, Kao Collins, Sky Dragon Group, Yipsink, Hangzhou TOKA

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA

Base Year


Historical Year

2019 to 2020 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)

Forecast Year


Number of Pages


Number of Tables & Figures


Customization Available

Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Report Segments:

The global Corrugated Carton Ink market is segmented on the basis of:


Water-Based Inks, Solvent-Based Inks, UV-Cured Inks

The product segment provides information about the market share of each product and the respective CAGR during the forecast period. It lays out information about the product pricing parameters, trends, and profits that provides in-depth insights of the market. Furthermore, it discusses latest product developments & innovation in the market.


Food and Beverages, Gloth and Shose, Electronic Products, Others

The application segment fragments various applications of the product and provides information on the market share and growth rate of each application segment. It discusses the potential future applications of the products and driving and restraining factors of each application segment.

Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. Flint Group
  2. DIC Corporation
  3. Sakata Inx
  4. Siegwerk
  5. Toyo Ink
  6. Nazdar Ink Company
  7. T&K Toka
  8. Huber Group
  9. PolyOne
  10. Swan Coatings
  11. Kao Collins
  12. Sky Dragon Group
  13. Yipsink
  14. Hangzhou TOKA

Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Overview

Highlights of The Corrugated Carton Ink Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2030.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

    1. Water-Based Inks
    2. Solvent-Based Inks
    3. UV-Cured Inks
  1. By Application:

    1. Food and Beverages
    2. Gloth and Shose
    3. Electronic Products
    4. Others
  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Corrugated Carton Ink Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2030.

Regional Analysis

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

Note: A country of choice can be added in the report at no extra cost. If more than one country needs to be added, the research quote will vary accordingly.

The geographical analysis part of the report provides information about the product sales in terms of volume and revenue in regions. It lays out potential opportunities for the new entrants, emerging players, and major players in the region. The regional analysis is done after considering the socio-economic factors and government regulations of the countries in the regions.

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Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Statistics

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  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

Corrugated carton ink is a type of inks used to print on corrugated cardboard. It is a water-based ink that dries quickly and has good adhesion to the cardboard.

Some of the major players in the corrugated carton ink market are Flint Group, DIC Corporation, Sakata Inx, Siegwerk, Toyo Ink, Nazdar Ink Company, T&K Toka, Huber Group, PolyOne, Swan Coatings, Kao Collins, Sky Dragon Group, Yipsink, Hangzhou TOKA.

The corrugated carton ink market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Overview
   4.1. Introduction
      4.1.1. Market Taxonomy
      4.1.2. Market Definition
   4.2. Macro-Economic Factors
      4.2.1. Industry Outlook
   4.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Corrugated Carton Ink Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1. Market Trends
   5.2. Introduction
      5.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   5.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Water-Based Inks
      5.3.2. Solvent-Based Inks
      5.3.3. UV-Cured Inks
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast by Application
   6.1. Market Trends
   6.2. Introduction
      6.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
      6.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   6.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Food and Beverages
      6.3.2. Gloth and Shose
      6.3.3. Electronic Products
      6.3.4. Others
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast by Sales Channel
   7.1. Market Trends
   7.2. Introduction
      7.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Sales Channel 
      7.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Sales Channel
   7.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Sales Channel 
      7.3.1. Manufacturer/Distributor/Service Provider
      7.3.2. Aftermarket
   7.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Sales Channel
   7.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Sales Channel

8. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   8.1. Market Trends
   8.2. Introduction
      8.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      8.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Region
   8.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Region
      8.3.1. North America
      8.3.2. Latin America
      8.3.3. Europe
      8.3.4. Asia Pacific
      8.3.5. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
   8.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   8.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Region
   8.6. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

9. North America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast
   9.1. Introduction
      9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
   9.2. North America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      9.2.1. U.S.
      9.2.2. Canada
   9.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.4. North America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Food and Beverages
      9.4.2. Gloth and Shose
      9.4.3. Electronic Products
      9.4.4. Others
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Water-Based Inks
      9.7.2. Solvent-Based Inks
      9.7.3. UV-Cured Inks
   9.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   9.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   9.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      9.10.1. By Country
      9.10.2. By Product Type
      9.10.3. By Application
      9.10.4. By Sales Channel
   9.11. North America Corrugated Carton Ink Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

10. Latin America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast
   10.1. Introduction
      10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      10.1.3. Latin America Average Pricing Analysis
   10.2. Latin America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      10.2.1. Brazil
      10.2.2. Mexico
      10.2.3. Rest of Latin America
   10.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.4. Latin America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Food and Beverages
      10.4.2. Gloth and Shose
      10.4.3. Electronic Products
      10.4.4. Others
   10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Water-Based Inks
      10.7.2. Solvent-Based Inks
      10.7.3. UV-Cured Inks
   10.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   10.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   10.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      10.10.1. By Country
      10.10.2. By Product Type
      10.10.3. By Application
      10.10.4. By Sales Channel
   10.11. Latin America Corrugated Carton Ink Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

11. Europe Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast
   11.1. Introduction
      11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      11.1.3. Europe Average Pricing Analysis
   11.2. Europe Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      11.2.1. Germany
      11.2.2. France
      11.2.3. Italy
      11.2.4. U.K.
      11.2.5. Spain
      11.2.6. Russia
      11.2.7. Rest of Europe
   11.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.4. Europe Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Food and Beverages
      11.4.2. Gloth and Shose
      11.4.3. Electronic Products
      11.4.4. Others
   11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Water-Based Inks
      11.7.2. Solvent-Based Inks
      11.7.3. UV-Cured Inks
   11.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   11.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   11.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      11.10.1. By Country
      11.10.2. By Product Type
      11.10.3. By Application
      11.10.4. By Sales Channel
   11.11. Europe Corrugated Carton Ink Demand Share, 2019-2026

12. Asia Pacific Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast
   12.1. Introduction
      12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      12.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   12.2. Asia Pacific Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      12.2.1. China
      12.2.2. Japan
      12.2.3. South Korea
      12.2.4. India
      12.2.5. Australia
      12.2.6. Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   12.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.4. Asia Pacific Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Food and Beverages
      12.4.2. Gloth and Shose
      12.4.3. Electronic Products
      12.4.4. Others
   12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Water-Based Inks
      12.7.2. Solvent-Based Inks
      12.7.3. UV-Cured Inks
   12.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   12.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   12.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      12.10.1. By Country
      12.10.2. By Product Type
      12.10.3. By Application
      12.10.4. By Sales Channel
   12.11. Asia Pacific Corrugated Carton Ink Demand Share, 2019-2026

13. Middle East & Africa Corrugated Carton Ink Market Analysis and Forecast
   13.1. Introduction
      13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      13.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   13.2. Middle East & Africa Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      13.2.1. Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2. South Africa
      13.2.3. UAE
      13.2.4. Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.4. Middle East & Africa Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Food and Beverages
      13.4.2. Gloth and Shose
      13.4.3. Electronic Products
      13.4.4. Others
   13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Corrugated Carton Ink Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Water-Based Inks
      13.7.2. Solvent-Based Inks
      13.7.3. UV-Cured Inks
   13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      13.10.1. By Country
      13.10.2. By Product Type
      13.10.3. By Application
      13.10.4. By Sales Channel
   13.11. Middle East & Africa Corrugated Carton Ink Demand Share, 2019-2026

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Corrugated Carton Ink Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Corrugated Carton Ink Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Corrugated Carton Ink Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. Flint Group Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. DIC Corporation Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. Sakata Inx Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. Siegwerk Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. Toyo Ink Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. Nazdar Ink Company Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. T&K Toka Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. Huber Group Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. PolyOne Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.10. Swan Coatings Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.11. Kao Collins Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.12. Sky Dragon Group Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.13. Yipsink Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.14. Hangzhou TOKA Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.15. COMPANY 15 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.16. COMPANY 16 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.17. COMPANY 17 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.18. COMPANY 18 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.19. COMPANY 19 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.20. COMPANY 20 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook

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