Project Updates

American Packaging’s Center of Excellence Manufacturing Facility, Cedar City, USA 

Credit: American Packaging Corporation.

Project Type: Flexible packaging manufacturing facility

Location: Cedar City, Utah, US 

Developer: American Packaging Corporation (APC) 

Announced: July 2021 

Estimated Investment: $100m 

American Packaging’s new Center of Excellence manufacturing facility in Utah, US, opened in August 2023.

Visy’s Corrugated Cardboard Box Factory, Hemmant, Australia 

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Project Type: Corrugated cardboard box facility 

Location: Hemmant, Queensland, Australia 

Owner: Visy 

Announced: April 2022 

Estimated Investment: A$175m ($111.65m) 

Visy has opened a new corrugated cardboard box factory in Hemmant, Australia, in October 2023.

Graphic Packaging’s Recycled Paperboard Manufacturing Facility, Waco, Texas, USA 

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Project Type: Coated recycled paperboard (CRB) manufacturing facility 

Location: Waco, Texas, US 

Owner: Graphic Packaging International 

Area: 119 acre

Estimated Investment: $1bn 

Graphic Packaging will build a new coated recycled paperboard (CRB) manufacturing facility in Waco, Texas, with $1bn investment.