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Published Feb 1, 1998 | 137 Pages | Pub ID: SB327

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U.S. printing ink manufacturers have been able to significantly boost profit margins despite a slowdown in shipment growth trends. This Specialists in Business Information market profile investigates sales opportunities in this $4.4-billion industry and indicates the largest and strongest product sectors. The profile covers end-use markets (ranked by growth between 1992 and 1997), international sales opportunities, export and import trends, profitability, the competitive environment, and much more. An analysis of the Canadian printing ink industry is provided, and leading global manufacturers are profiled.

U.S. Printing Ink Market Trends

  • Executive Summary
    • Industry Size and Growth
    • Growing Product Sectors
    • End-Use Markets Driving Demand
    • International Sales Opportunities
    • Profitability and the Competitive Environment
    • Outlook
  • Table 1-1 Value of U.S. Printing Ink Shipments: 1972-2003 (dollars)
  • Table 1-2 Printing Ink's Share of U.S. Chemical and Allied Product Shipments: 1972-2003 (dollars and percent): Chemical and Allied Product Shipments, Percent Gross Domestic Product, and Printing Ink's Share of Chemical and Allied Product Shipments
  • Table 1-3 Quantity U.S. Printing Ink Shipments and Average Value per Pound Shipped: 1972-2003 (pounds and dollars)
  • Table 1-4 Growth of U.S. Quantity Printing Ink Shipments and Printing and Publishing Industry Output: 1972-1997 (index)
  • Table 1-5 Purchases and Growth of Twenty-Four U.S. Printing Ink Industry End-Use Markets: 1992-1997 (dollars and percent)
  • Table 1-6 Gross Profit Margins for U.S. Printing Ink Plants Compared to the Total Chemical Industry: 1977-1998 (percent)
  • Scope and Methodology

U.S. Printing Ink Shipments by Product Type

  • Summary of Major Findings
    • Lithographic and Offset Inks
    • Flexographic Inks
    • Gravure Inks
    • Letterpress Inks
    • Specialty Inks
  • Table 2-1 Value of U.S. Printing Ink Shipments by Type: 1972-2003 (dollars): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, Flexographic, and Other Printing Inks
  • Table 2-2 Distribution of U.S. Dollar Printing Ink Shipments by Type: 1972-2003 (percent): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, Flexographic, and Other Printing Inks
  • Table 2-3 Quantity U.S. Printing Ink Shipments by Type: 1972-2003 (pounds): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, Flexographic, and Other Printing Inks
  • Table 2-4 Distribution of U.S. Quantity Printing Ink Shipments by Type: 1972-2003 (percent): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, Flexographic, and Other Printing Inks
  • Table 2-5 Average Value per Pound of U.S. Printing Ink Shipped by Type: 1972-2003 (dollars): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, Flexographic, and Other Printing Inks
  • Table 2-6 U.S. Producer Price Trends for Printing Ink Shipped by Type: 1985-1998 (index): Total, Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, Flexographic, and Others
  • Table 2-7 U.S. Letterpress Ink Shipments by User Market: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): News, Packaging, and Other Inks
  • Table 2-8 U.S. Lithographic and Offset Ink Shipments by User Market: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): News, Publication, Packaging, General, and Other Inks
  • Table 2-9 U.S. Gravure Ink Shipments by User Market: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Packaging Inks, Publications, and Other Inks
  • Table 2-10 U.S. Flexographic Ink Shipments by User Market: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Packaging, News and Commercial, and Other Inks
  • Table 2-11 U.S. Shipments of Other Printing Ink by User Market: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Textile, Screen, and Other Inks
  • Table 2-12 Value of U.S. Writing and Stamp Pad Ink Shipments: 1972-1997 (dollars)

U.S. Printing Ink Shipments by User Market

  • Summary of Major Findings
    • Packaging Inks
    • Publication Inks
    • News Inks
  • Table 3-1 U.S. Printing Ink Shipments by User Market: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Packaging, Publication, News, Textiles, Screen Printing, and Others
  • Table 3-2 U.S. Shipments of Packaging Inks by Type: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, Gravure, and Flexographic Inks
  • Table 3-3 U.S. Shipments of Flexographic Packaging Inks by Type: 1982-1998 (pounds and dollars): Solvent and Water Types
  • Table 3-4 U.S. Shipments of Publication Inks by Type: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Lithographic and Offset and Gravure Inks
  • Table 3-5 U.S. Shipments of News Inks by Type: 1982-2003 (pounds and dollars): Letterpress, Lithographic and Offset, and Flexographic
  • Table 3-6 U.S. Producer Price Trends for Printing Inks by Select Type and User Market: 1992-1998 (index): Publication, Packaging, Commercial, and Screen Process Ink

U.S. Printing Ink Purchases by End-Use Market

  • Summary of Major Findings
    • Commercial Printers
    • Publishers
    • Paperboard Containers
    • Paper Products
    • Metal Packaging
  • Table 4-1 U.S. Printing Ink Purchases by Major End-Use Market: 1982-2003 (dollars): Commercial Printers, Publishers, Paperboard Containers, Paper Products, Metal Packaging, Textile Goods, Governments, Miscellaneous Plastic Products, Carbon Paper and Ink Ribbons, Other Markets, and Total Demand
  • Table 4-2 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Commercial Printers: 1977-1998 (dollars, percent, and index): Purchases, Percent Total Material Inputs, and Index of Job Printing
  • Table 4-3 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Commercial Printers and by Printing Process: 1977-1997 (dollars, percent, and number): Lithographic, Gravure, and Other Commercial Printers, and Business Forms Printers; Purchases, Percent Material Inputs, Number of Printers, and Purchases per Printer
  • Table 4-4 Number of U.S. Commercial Printers by Printing Process and by State: 1994 (number): Lithographic, Gravure, and Other Commercial Printers; Business Forms Printers, and Total Printers
  • Table 4-5 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Publishers: 1977-1998 (dollars): Purchases and Percent Total Material Inputs
  • Table 4-6 Production Trends for Newspapers and Other Publications: 1977-1998 (index)
  • Table 4-7 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Publishers and by Product Specialization: 1977-1997 (dollars, percent, and number): Newspapers, Periodicals, Book Publishers, Book Printing, Greeting Card Publishers, and Miscellaneous Publishers
  • Table 4-8 U.S. Newspaper Printing Ink Purchases by Type: 1977-1997 (dollars): Letterpress and News, Lithographic, and Gravure, Flexographic, and Screen Inks
  • Table 4-9 Number of U.S. Publishers by Product Specialization and by State: 1994 (number): Newspapers, Periodicals, Book Publishers and Printers, Greeting Card Publishers, and Miscellaneous Publishers
  • Table 4-10 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Paperboard Container Plants: 1977-1998 (dollars)
  • Table 4-11 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Paperboard Container Plants and by Product Specialization: 1977-1997 (dollars, percent, and number): Setup Paperboard Boxes; Corrugated and Solid Fiber Boxes; Fiber Cans, Drums, and Similar Products; Sanitary Food Containers; and Folding Paperboard Boxes; Purchases, Percent Material Inputs, Number of Plants, and Purchases per Plant
  • Table 4-12 Number of U.S. Paperboard Container Plants by Product Specialization and by State: 1994 (number): Setup Paperboard Boxes; Corrugated and Solid Fiber Boxes; Fiber Cans, Drums, and Similar Products; Sanitary Food Containers; and Folding Paperboard Boxes
  • Table 4-13 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Paper Product Plants: 1977-1998 (dollars, percent, and index): Purchases, Percent Total Material Inputs, and Index of Converted Paper Product Output
  • Table 4-14 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Converted Paper Product Plants and by Product Specialization: 1987-1997 (dollars, percent, and number): Paper Coated and Laminated Products, Bags, Stationery Products, and Miscellaneous Converted Paper Products
  • Table 4-15 Number of U.S. Converted Paper Product Plants and by Product Specialization by State: 1994 (number): Paper Coated and Laminated Products, Bags, Stationery Products, and Miscellaneous Converted Paper
  • Table 4-16 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Metal Packaging Product Plants: 1982-1998 (dollars, percent, and index): Purchases, Percent Total Material Inputs, and Index of Metal Container Production
  • Table 4-17 Printing Ink Purchases by U.S. Metal Packaging Product Plants and by Product Specialization: 1982-1997 (dollars, percent, and number): Metal Cans; Metal Barrels, Drums, and Pails; Metal Foil and Leaf; Purchases, Percent Material Inputs, Number of Plants, and Purchases per Plant
  • Table 4-18 Number of U.S. Metal Packaging Product Plants by Product Specialization and by State: 1994 (number): Metal Cans; Metal Barrels, Drums, and Pails; and Metal Foil and Leaf

U.S. International Trade Activity

  • Summary of Major Findings
    • U.S. Printing Ink Exports
    • Exports by Printing Ink Type
    • Exports by Major Country of Destination
    • U.S. Printing Ink Imports
    • Imports by Printing Ink Type
    • Imports by Major Country of Origin
  • Table 5-1 U.S. Printing Ink Exports: 1972-1997 (pounds and dollars)
  • Table 5-2 U.S. Printing Ink Exports by Type: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-3 Exports' Share of U.S. Printing Ink Shipments by Type: 1992 and 1997 (percent): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-4 U.S. Printing Ink Exports by Type of Black Ink: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-5 U.S. Printing Ink Exports by Type of Ink Other Than Black: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-6 Value of U.S. Printing Ink Exports for the Top Twenty Countries of Destination: 1992-1997 (dollars)
  • Table 5-7 U.S. Quantity Printing Ink Exports for the Top Twenty Countries of Destination: 1992-1997 (pounds)
  • Table 5-8 U.S. Exports of Drawing and Other Inks by Major Country of Destination: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars)
  • Table 5-9 U.S. Printing Ink Imports: 1972-1997 (pounds and dollars)
  • Table 5-10 U.S. Printing Ink Imports by Type: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-11 Imports' Share of U.S. Printing Ink Market Sales by Type: 1992 and 1997 (percent): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-12 U.S. Printing Ink Imports by Type of Black Ink: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-13 U.S. Printing Ink Imports by Type of Ink Other Than Black: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars): News, Flexographic, Gravure, Letterpress, Lithographic, and Others
  • Table 5-14 U.S. Printing Ink Imports for the Top Ten Countries of Origin: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars)
  • Table 5-15 U.S. Imports of Drawing and Other Inks by Major Country of Origin: 1992-1997 (pounds and dollars)

Canadian Printing Ink Market Situation

  • Summary of Major Findings
    • Canadian Printing Ink Market
    • Canadian International Trade
    • Canadian Industry Structure
  • Table 6-1 Canadian Printing Ink Market: 1992-1996 (Canadian dollars): Total Market, Black Printing Ink, and Other Than Black Printing Ink; Shipments, Exports, and Imports
  • Table 6-2 Canadian Printing Ink Shipments by Type: 1990-1994 (dollars and pounds)
  • Table 6-3 Canadian Ink Exports by Type and by Major Country of Destination: 1992-1996 (pounds and Canadian dollars): Black Printing Inks, Other Than Black Printing Inks, and Other Inks
  • Table 6-4 Canadian Ink Imports by Type and by Major Country of Origin: 1992-1996 (pounds and Canadian dollars): Black Printing Inks, Other Than Black Printing Inks, and Other Inks
  • Table 6-5 Canadian Printing Ink Industry Cost Structure: 1990-1994 (number, dollars, and percent): Number of Plants; Plant Shipments; Payroll and Material Costs Percent Shipments; Average Production Workers, Wages, and Hours; Nonproduction Workers and Annual Salary

Cost Structure of U.S. Printing Ink Plants

  • Summary of Major Findings
    • Industry Profitability
    • Plant Labor Situation
  • Table 7-1 U.S. Printing Ink Plant Operating Ratios and Gross Profit Margin: 1972-1998 (percent): Payroll, Other Labor Costs, and Material Costs Percent Total Plant Revenues
  • Table 7-2 Materials Purchased by U.S. Printing Ink Plants and by Type: 1987-1997 (dollars): Pigments, Carbon Black, Plastic Resin, Paints and Allied Products, Other Chemicals, Hydrocarbon Oils and Solvents, Oxygenated Oils and Solvents, Oxygenated Solvents, Metal Containers, and Other Materials
  • Table 7-3 U.S. Producer Price Trends for Major Material Inputs: 1994-1998 (index): Pigments, Carbon Black, Plastics Resins, Paints, Wood Chemicals, and Metal Containers
  • Table 7-4 U.S. Printing Ink Plant Labor Situation: 1972-1998 (number, dollars, and percent): Employees, Production Workers, Average Hourly Wages, and Average Weekly Hours
  • Table 7-5 U.S. Quantity Printing Ink Shipped per Employee: 1972-1998 (pounds)
  • Table 7-6 U.S. Printing Ink Plant New Capital Expenditures: 1972-1995 (dollars and percent): Capital Expenditures, Five-Year Moving Average, and Percent Value Added
  • Table 7-7 U.S. Printing Ink Plant Inventory Shipment Ratio: 1972-1995 (ratio)
  • Table 7-8 Plant Operating Ratios by Facility Printing Ink Product Specialization: 1972-1992 (number, dollars, and percent): Number of Plants, Plant Revenues, Payroll and Material Costs, Percent Revenues, Revenues per Employee, Production Worker Average Hourly Wages, and Capital Expenditures Percent Value Added
  • Table 7-9 Number of U.S. Printing Ink Plants, Plant Shipments, and Operating Ratios by State: 1992 and 1994 (number, dollars, and percent)