Open carton factory, Carton making machine cost secret revealed

In recent years, the corrugated box industry has developed rapidly. Since carton packaging serves the production and circulation of commodities, with the development of the national economy, the demand for carton packaging in the whole society is increasing.

Since the carton market is promising and the carton factory is profitable, what preparations should be made to open a carton factory? What is the approximate cost of setting up a carton factory? What is the approximate price of the carton box making machine? If you also have these problems, then please follow us to learn this article.

Before setting up a carton factory, you need to prepare these: 7 things to prepare for opening a corrugated box manufacturing plant. To set up a carton factory, carton making machine cost is the main consideration among the cardboard manufacturing plant costs, So What is the carton making machine cost?

Carton making machines cost

To set up a carton factory, the budget needed: workshop rental fees, carton making machine cost, management fees, worker wages, industrial and commercial registration, procurement of raw materials (cardboard) costs, working capital, water and electricity miscellaneous expenses, etc.

When you open a small carton making factory, you only need basic carton corrugation machines, that is, carton printer, carton stitching machine or folding gluing machine, and strapping machine, the overall investment on carton making machine cost will not be very high.

If you only need to process one or two color paper box, then buy a two color printing slotting die cutting machine and folding gluing machine with carton stacker is enough, the investment is about 200,000-800,000 yuan, which is the basic carton making machine cost. If you need to equip other carton equipments, such as: Auto Thin Blade Slitter Scorer (about ¥30,000 to ¥60,000), flexo printing machine (about ¥100,000 to ¥700,000), carton slotting machine (¥10,000 to ¥50,000), corrugated box stitching machine (about ¥60,000 to ¥110,000) ), all these carton packaging machines need at least 800,000 yuan.

If you want to produce both corrugated cardboard and carton box, the 3/5/7 layer corrugated cardboard production line need to be purchased, check this article: How to effectively purchase corrugated cardboard making machine? And the price of corrugator line is different according to cardboard width, machine working speed, Layers of Corrugated Box and so on.

In addition, except the carton making machine cost, some office equipment, labor costs, etc., and it takes at least 800,000 to 1000,000 yuan to set up a small carton factory. If you want to open a big factory, the cost will be higher than this.

Of course, the above carton making machine cost and other costs are only approximate budgets, according to your requirements, specific carton making machine costs need to be calculated by the suppliers.(Such as different requirements about cardboard width, working speed of the machine, degree of automation, Different carton processing methods, Venue size, etc.) Also, Fluctuations in the price of raw materials in the market, increase in labor costs, and machine R&D updates will all affect the above prices, and the actual quotations of the suppliers shall prevail.

How much is the profit of 1,000 carton boxes?


If we calculate like this: net profit of an ordinary carton at 0.5-0.8 yuan, 1,000 cartons a day can be produced, according to 300 days on working a year, then the annual output of carton boxes is 1,000 × 300 days= 300,000 pcs. If calculated in this way, based on a single carton profit, then the net profit will be at least 150,000~240,000 yuan within a year.

What should be paid attention to when setting up a carton factory

1)In addition to the above issues, on-site issues must also be considered. The plant area is not less than 500 square meters. Regardless of the size of the carton machinery and equipment purchased, the supplier will provide you with the specific dimensions of the carton machinery. The small carton equipment area is not large, but the storage capacity of the cardboard needs to be calculated, and the cardboard boxes need to be stacked and transported. Large carton machinery and equipment need to leave enough space for the equipment. In addition, the work floor needs to be hardened, dry, and tidy to ensure that the carton will not be damaged during the production process.


2)While running a carton factory, you must first contact with quality paper mill, to provide sufficient supply of base paper.


3)It is necessary to have technical personnel, which can provide effective technical guidance. Especially in the process of initial establishment, and operation of the factory, the maintenance of machinery and equipment requires specialized personnel.


4)In the carton production process, try to connect your customers well, to ensure a good market.

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