PCA is the fourth largest producer of containerboard in the United States and the third largest producer of uncoated freesheet in North America, based on production capacity. We have approximately 13,000 employees, with operations primarily in the United States.
PCA’s Packaging segment includes five containerboard mills, one containerboard machine at our Wallula, Washington, white paper mill, and 94 converting operations. In 2015, PCA produced about 3.7 million tons of containerboard and shipped about 48.9 billion square feet (BSF) of corrugated products.
PCA’s Paper segment operates under the trade name Boise Paper, a Division of Packaging Corporation of America. We manufacture and sell white papers, including both commodity and specialty papers, at three white paper mills located in the United States.
PCA’s net sales for 2015 were $5.7 billion. The company’s corporate headquarters are located in Lake Forest, Illinois, a suburb approximately 30 miles north of downtown Chicago.
LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2017--
Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG):
At approximately 11:10 am CST, Wednesday, February 8th, there
was an explosion at our DeRidder, LA paper mill. The incident involved
annual repair work being performed on piping in the pulp mill area and
resulted in three contractor fatalities. The cause of the incident is
Our primary concern is for the safety and w...
LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2017--
Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported fourth
quarter 2016 net income of $111 million, or $1.17 per share and $1.23
per share excluding special items. Fourth quarter net sales were $1.5
billion in 2016 and $1.4 billion in 2015. Full year 2016 earnings were
$450 million, or $4.75 per share and $4.88 per share excluding special
items. Full year 2016 net sales were $5.78 billion compar...
LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 12, 2017--
Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) will hold a conference call
on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss
fourth quarter 2016 results. The fourth quarter earnings results will be
released after the market closes on Monday, January 30, 2017.
For access to the conference call on January 31st, please dial (855)
730-0288 (U.S. and Canada) or (832) 412-2295 (Intern...