According to statistics, China’s raw paper production and sales reach new highs in 2021. At the same time, China's imports of raw paper have grown rapidly, while the exports have plummeted. This article provides an in-depth insight of China’s raw paper market covering important parameters including production & sales and import & export.
As an important part of the basic materials sector, paper industry plays a key role in national economy. Paper products are widely used in industries including culture industry, food industry, education, science & technology and so on.
With the introduction of advanced technologies and equipment, relying on independent innovation, some outstanding Chinese paper enterprises have upgraded themselves to be competitive in the world market. At the same time, China has become the largest producer and consumer of paper products in the world.
Major listed companies in China’s raw paper industry: Shandong Chenming Paper Holdings Ltd. (SZ000488), Shanying International Holdings Co., Ltd. (SH600567), Shandong Sun Paper Co., Ltd. (SZ002078), Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd. (SZ002067), Yueyang Forest & Paper Co., Ltd. (SH600963), Fujian Qingshan Paper Industry Co., Ltd. (SH600103).