Smurfit Kappa says decline in box demand continues to slow

Smurfit Kappa said today that a decline in demand for its boxes slowed further in the third quarter, while it saw tentative improvements in its German order books that could bode well for a return to volume growth.

The group, which is Europe’s largest paper packaging producer, benefited from a boom in demand for packaging goods and e-commerce during Covid-19 lockdowns.

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