eNewsletter#1
TAP INTO YOUR SUCCESS IN VIETNAM’S 
FAST-EMERGING PACKAGING MARKET
Rapid Growth Brings Abundant Opportunities
  • In 2018, paper consumption in Vietnam reached 5 million tons
  • Packaging paper is most consumed with 77% share, in which corrugated carton dominates
  • 70% corrugated carton in Vietnam is used for exported products
  • Demand for corrugated carton is estimated to peak at 7 billions in 2025
Key Constituents to Attractiveness of the Vietnam’s 
Corrugated & Folding Carton Market
  • After trade agreements are officially effective (EVFTA, AFTA, etc.), production of exported goods using corrugated carton for packaging is promised to expand at over 10% per year.
  • Thanks to population increase, urbanization and positive GDP, which contributes to drive the need of corrugated carton, domestic goods consumption is expected to sustain 2-digit growth.
  • Online shopping is booming, therefore, not only giants, i.e Shopee, Lazada, Tiki, but also small e-shops require huge volume of corrugated carton for logistics activities.
  • Carton export surged in 2018 due to Chinese environment policy change in paper production, refining carton production and import, then pulling up the need of carton import from Vietnam.