THE EUROPE PALLET MARKET
For nearly thirty years, EPAL Europe pallets have been the key of the logistics infrastructure. So they carry the international flow of goods and guarantee the processes safety and fluidity. Furthermore, the food industry is the biggest consumer of this type of pallet.+
The Europe pallet market is still growing.
The Euro pallet still remains a dynamic market. Then in 2018, 93.9 m EPAL load carriers were produced, 6.3% more than in 2017 (see EPAL source). As for the 2019 financial year, EPAL announced 123 million European pallets manufactured and repaired, an increase of 1% compared to the previous year. Despite COVID-19 pandemic production of EPAL load carriers was still an increasing 0,5% to 123,5 million.
EPAL EURO PALLET
The logistics world would come to a standstill without the EPAL Euro pallet. The most widely-used exchange pallet in the world. To date, over 600 million are currently in circulation.
Founded in 1991 as the umbrella association of licensed producers and repairers of EPAL load carriers, EPAL is globally responsible for their consistent quality. EPAL pallets are produced from sustainably grown, CO2-neutral wood, can be repaired and recycled, and reduce transport distances thanks to their high level of availability.
The European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) ensures a smooth flow of goods in the logistics world with over 600 million EPAL Euro pallets in the world.