1.COMPANY SNIPPETS

2.MAJOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

3.SALES DATA

Table 1: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp’s Sales by Country Worldwide (2013-2014) in Percentage for United States and Foreign

Table 2: KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp’s Sales by Product Segment Worldwide (2013-2014) in Percentage for Container Board / Corrugated Products, Specialty Paper and Other

4.COMPETITION BY DIVISION

5.MARKET OVERVIEW

Paper

Table 3: Paper Consumption by Product in China (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value For Coated Duplex Board, Coated Printing Paper, Corrugating Medium, Linear Board, News Print, Packaging Paper, Tissue, Uncoated Printing and Writing Paper, and Others

Table 4: Paper Consumption in China (2014) in Thousand Tonnes

Table 5: Paper Demand by Type in China (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown for Packaging Paper, and Non-Packaging Paper

Table 6: Cardboard Paper Demand by Product in China (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value Sales for Chinaware, Glass and Sundries, Drug Medicine and Cosmetics, Electrical Appliance and Machinery, Fiber Product, Fresh Produce, Processed Foods, Other Foods, and Others

Paperboard

Table 7: Packaging Paperboard Demand by Type in China (2014) - Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Coated Duplex Board, Corrugating Medium, and Linerboard

Table 8: Packaging Paperboard Demand in China (2014) in Thousand Tonnes

Table 9: Paper & Board Production in Europe (2014) in Million Tonnes

Table 10: Paper and Board Production Market by Type in Europe (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Volume for Graphic Paper, Newsprint, Packaging, Sanitary & Household, and Others

Table 11: Paperboard Market by Product Segment in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume for Coated Bristol’s, Cup, Folding, Liquid Packaging, Plate, Dishand Tray and Others

Corrugated Boards

Table 12: Corrugated Board Market by Country Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume Sales for Asia, Europe, Latin America, North America and Others

Table 13: Corrugated Board Market by Region in Europe (2014) - Percentage Sales Breakdown by Volume for Central Europe, Eastern Europe, South Eastern and Western Europe

Table 14: Corrugated Board Market by Segment in Europe (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value for Chemicals, Food & Beverage, Paper & Allied, Rubber & Plastics and Others

Table 15: Corrugated Board Market by Type in Europe (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value Sales for Chemicals, Durables, Food & Beverage, Misc. Non-Durables, Paper & Allied, Rubber & Plastics, and Others

Table 16: Corrugated Fiberboard Production in Korea (2014) in Thousand Tonnes

Table 17: Corrugated Carton Demand by End-Use Segment in China (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Beverages, Daily necessities, Electronics, Food, Machinery, Pharmaceuticals, and Others

Table 18: Corrugated Carton Demand by End-Use Segment in the US (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Durable Goods, Food Products, Non-durable (non-food), Retail, Service, and Wholesale Trade

Corrugated Boxes

Table 19: Corrugated Box Market by Applications in the US (2014) - Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Value Sales for Chemicals, Food & Beverage, Misc. Durables, Misc.Nondurables, Paper & Allied and Rubber & Plastics

Table 20: Corrugated Box Market by Segment in the US (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value for Chemicals, Food & Beverage, Paper & Allied, Rubber & Plastics and Others

Table 21: Corrugated Box Market by Type in the US (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value Sales for Chemicals, Food & Beverage, Misc. Durables, Misc. Non-Durables, Paper & Allied, and Rubber & Plastics

Container Board

Table 22: Container Board Market by Region in Europe (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value Sales for China, Europe, Latin America, North America, Rest of Asia, and Others

6.COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Paper

Table 23: Market Shares of Leading Paper Edge Bandings Manufacturers Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value for Mobelfolien GmbH Biesenthal, Pfleiderer AG, The, Prodpol, Shanghai Jiyi Plastic Products Co, Ltd., Surteco SE, and Others

Table 24: Market Shares of Leading Paper Manufacturers in India (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value for Andhra Pradesh Paper Mills Ltd., Ballarpur Industries Limited, Century Textile and Industries, Hindustan Paper Corporation Limited, ITC Limited, JK Paper Ltd., Khanna Paper Mills Limited, Rainbow Papers Limited, Tamil Nadu Newsprint and Papers Limited and West Coast Paper Mills Ltd.

Table 25: Market Shares of Leading Paper Rolls Manufacturers in the US (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG, The, Valmet, Voith Paper Fabrics India, Ltd., Xerium Technologies, Inc., and Others

Table 26: Market Shares of Leading Paper Cup Producers in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Clearwater Paper Corporation, Georgia-Pacific, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corporation, MeadWestvaco Corporation, Rank Group North America, Inc. and Rock-Tenn Company

Paper Board

Table 27: Market Shares of Leading Paperboard Packaging Manufacturers by Value Sales in China (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Fujian Liansheng Paper Co., Ltd, Guangdong Wanli Paper, Huangyong Yinzhou Paper Industry Ltd, Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd., Long Chen Paper Co Ltd, Nine Dragons Paper Holdings Limited, Sunshine Paper Holdings Company Limited, Taison Group, Zhejiang Jingxing Paper Joint Stock Co., Ltd., and Others

Table 28: Market Shares of Leading Bleached Paperboard Manufactures in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Clearwater Paper Corporation, Evergreen Packaging, Georgia-Pacific, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corporation, Rock-Tenn, Tembec, Inc. and Weyerhaeuser

Table 29: Market Shares of Leading Paperboard Packaging Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, Packaging Corporation of America, Rock-Tenn Company, and Others

Table 30: Market Shares of Leading Coated Unbleached Kraft Paperboard (CUK) Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Graphic Packaging International Corporation, MeadWestvaco Corporation

Table 31: Market Shares of Leading Paper and Board Product Manufacturers by Value Sales in South Africa (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Nampak Ltd, and Others

Corrugated Products

Table 32: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Board Manufacturers by Value Sales Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, Packaging Corporation, Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation, Temple-Inland, Inc., and Others

Table 33: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Box Manufacturers by Value Sales in Brazil (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Klabin S.A., MWV Rigesa Ltda., Penha, Trombini Paper & Packaging, and Others

Table 34: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Product Manufacturers by Value Sales in Europe (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for DS Smith Plc., Mondi Group, S.A Industrias Celulosa Aragonesa CIF. (SAICA), SCA Group, Smurfit Kappa Group, and Others

Table 35: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Product Manufactures in Europe (2014) -Percentage Breakdown by Value for DS Smith Plc, S.A Industrias Celulosa Aragonesa CIF, Smurfit Kappa Group and Others

Table 36: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Product Manufacturers by Value Sales in France (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for DS Smith Plc., Otor S.A, and Others

Table 37: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Product Manufacturers in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Co., Packaging Corp. of America, RockTenn CP, LLC and Others

<>Table 38: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Box Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, Packaging Corp Of America, Rock-Tenn Company, Temple-Inland, Inc., and Others

Table 39: Market Shares of Leading Corrugated Product Manufacturers by Value Sales in UK (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown for Cepac Ltd., Cartonneries de Gondardennes, DS Smith Plc., Encase Ltd., Logson Group, Prowell Ltd, S.A Industrias Celulosa Aragonesa CIF. (SAICA), Smurfit Kappa Group, TRM Packaging Ltd, VPK Packaging Group, and Others

Boxboards

Table 40: Market Shares of Leading Coated Unbleached Kraft (CUK) Boxboard Manufacturers Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Graphic Packaging International Corporation and MeadWestvaco Corporation

Table 41: Market Shares of Leading Solid Bleached Sulfate (SBS) Boxboard Manufacturers Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Cascades, Inc., Clearwater Paper Corporation, Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corporation, Rock-Tenn Company and Tembec, Inc.

Table 42: Market Shares of Leading Coated Boxboard Manufacturers in Europe (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume for Holmen AB, Mayr-Melnhof Karton AG, M-real Corporation, Reno De Medici SpA, Smurfit Kappa Group and Stora Enso Oyj

Table 43: Market Shares of Leading Bleached Boxboard Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Clearwater Paper Corp., Evergreen Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd, Georgia-Pacific Wood Products LLC, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corp., Rock-Tenn Company, Tembec, Inc. and Weyerhaeuser NR Company

Table 44: Market Shares of Leading Boxboard Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Cascades Fine Papers Group, Clearwater Paper Corporation, Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corporation, Rock-Tenn Company, and Tembec, Inc.

Table 45: Market Shares of Leading Coated Boxboard Manufacturers in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume for Cascades Inc., Clearwater Paper Corporation, Georgia-Pacific LLC, Graphic Packaging International Corporation, International Paper Company, MeadWestvaco Corporation, PaperWorks Industries, Inc., RockTenn CP, LLC and Others

Table 46: Market Shares of Leading Coated Recycled Boxboard Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Cascades, Inc., Graphic Packaging International Corporation, PaperWorks Industries, Inc., Rock-Tenn Company and Others

Table 47: Market Shares of Leading Coated Unbleached Kraft (CUK) Boxboard Manufacturers in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Graphic Packaging International Corporation and MeadWestvaco Corporation

Container Boards

Table 48: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Manufacturers by Value Sales Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, Packaging Corporation, Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation, Temple-Inland, Inc., and Others

Table 49: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Manufacturers in Canada (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume for Atlantic Paper Co., Kruger Inc., Lake Utopia Paper Ltd., Minas Basin Pulp and Power Company Ltd., New Forest Paper Mills LP, Norampac Industries Inc. and RockTenn CP, LLC

Table 50: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Manufacturers in China (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Nine Dragons Paper Holdings Limited, Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited, and Others

Table 51: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard and Cardboard Paper Manufacturers by Value Sales in China (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Oji Holdings Group, Rengo Group, Nippon Paper Group, Daio Paper Group, and Others

Table 52: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Product Manufacturers by Value Sales in Europe (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Adolf Jass GmbH & Co KG, DS Smith Plc., Europac Group, Hamburger Rieger GmbH & Co. KG, Mondi Group, Palm Packaging Group, Progroup AG, S.A Industrias Celulosa Aragonesa CIF. (SAICA), SCA Group, Smurfit Kappa Group, and Others

Table 53: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Georgia-Pacific LLC, Greif, Inc., International Paper Company., Packaging Corporation of America., Rock-Tenn Company, Temple-Inland, Inc., and Others

Table 54: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Manufacturers in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, Packaging Corporation of America, RockTenn CP, LLC and Others

Table 55: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Product Manufacturers by Value Sales in the US (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Georgia-Pacific LLC, International Paper Company, Packaging Corporation of America, Rock-Tenn Company, and Others

Table 56: Market Shares of Leading Containerboard Manufacturers by Value Sales in the UK (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for DS Smith Plc., S.A Industrias Celulosa Aragonesa CIF. (SAICA), Smurfit Kappa Group, and Others

Linen Board

Table 57: Market Shares of Leading Linen Board Manufacturers by Value Sales in China (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown for Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd., Nine Dragons Paper Holdings Limited, and Others

Oriented Strand Board (OSB)

Table 58: Market Shares of Leading Oriented Strand Board (OSB) Producers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Ainsworth Lumber Co. Ltd., Arbec Forest Products, Inc,, Georgia-Pacific Wood Products LLC, Huber Engineered Woods, Langboard, Inc., Louisiana-Pacific Corp., Martco Limited Partnership, Norbord, Inc., Tolko Industries Ltd., Weyerhaeuser NR Company

Uncoated Recycled Board (URB)

Table 59: Market Shares of Leading Uncoated Recycled Board (URB) Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Caraustar Industries, Inc., National Gypsum Company, Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions, Rock-Tenn Company, Sonoco Products Company, USG Corporation and Others

Coated Recycled Board (CRB)

Table 60: Market Shares of Leading Coated Recycled Board (CRB) Manufacturers by Value Sales in North America (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for AGI-Shorewood Group, Graphic Packaging International Corporation, MeadWestvaco Corporation, Rock-Tenn Company, and Others

Recycled Containerboard

Table 61: Market Shares of Leading Recycled Containerboard Manufactures in Europe (2014) -Percentage Breakdown by Value for DS Smith Plc, Hamburger Hungaria Ltd., Mondi Plc., S.A Industrias Celulosa Aragonesa CIF, Smurfit Kappa Group and Others

Medium-Density Fibreboard (MDF)

Table 62: Market Shares of Leading Medium-Density Fibreboard (MDF) Manufacturers in India (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Action Group, Bajaj Hindusthan Limited, Greenply Industries Limited, Mangalam Timber Products Ltd., Nuchem Ltd., and Shirdi Industries Limited

Uncoated Fine Papers (UFP)

Table 63: Market Shares of Leading Uncoated Fine Paper (UFP) Manufacturers in Eastern Europe (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for International Paper Company, Mondi Plc and Others

Table 64: Market Shares of Leading Uncoated Fine Paper (UFP) Manufacturers in Europe (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Arctic Paper S.A., International Paper Company , Mets? Group, Mondi Plc, Portucel, S.A., Stora Enso Oyj, UPM-Kymmene Corporation and Others

7.RECENT INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENTS