Thailand corrugated productions in 2007 reach 1.80 million Tons and increase of 3% from the previous year of 1.75 million Tons. And expected a better growth this year to 5%.
Thai Containers Group
Thai Containers Group as a subsidiary of SCG Paper, a largest integrated paper business in Asean was incorporated in 1971. Since its establishment, the company has been dedicated to helping customers in innovation of packaging solutions by working in partnership with them and contributing to their sustainable success.
SCG Paper, as a principle company has conquered its business from upstream to downstream. The business starts from plantation, forestry, printing and writing paper, containerboard and corrugated containers. For the packaging business chain, Thai Containers Group obtains the major raw materials needed for its corrugated products from Siam Kraft Industry Co. Ltd, the country’s largest kraft paper manufacturer and the first of its kind to receive international standard and certification. This gives customers confidence in the continuous supply of quality raw materials, thereby assuring no disruption in their business operations due to raw material shortage.
With 8 Thai Containers Group’s corrugated plants domestically located in different region, the company can serve clients in all areas nationwide. Its packaging plants are located in Samutprakan, Ratchaburi, Songkhla, Chonburi, Saraburi and Prachinburi and 2 plants in Pathumthani with an integrated production capacity of more than 500,000 tons per year. In 2008, the capacity will reach 600,000 tons per year with the 2 new plants in Khonkaen (North Eastern) and Rayong (Eastern). In addition, recently the company has expanded its business with 2 more plants in Singapore and Malaysia.
Thai Containers Group offers customers with a wide range of products such as corrugated carton (RSC and Die- Cut), Point of Purchase (POP), Paper Pallet, Slip Sheet and Pulp Mould Cushion. These allow company to serve customers’ needs and deliver seamless packaging solutions that are customized according to the specific requirements and marketing goals of each customer.
Furthermore, the company has included Packaging Design Unit in its main business. As a special service to customers, it provides variety of services from graphic, structure design to carton arrangement in shipping container. All of these help strengthen its constant packaging solution.