PCA is one of the largest producers of containerboard and corrugated packaging in the United States and the third largest producer of uncoated freesheet in North America, based on production capacity. We have approximately 15,500 employees, with operations primarily in the United States.
PCA’s Packaging segment includes six containerboard mills and 94 converting operations. In 2019, PCA produced about 4.2 million tons of containerboard and shipped about 59.4 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 two white paper mills located in the United States.
PCA’s net sales for 2019 were $7.0 billion. The company’s corporate headquarters are located in Lake Forest, Illinois, a suburb approximately 30 miles north of downtown Chicago.
|Summary TogglePackaging Corporation of America Declares Quarterly Dividend||LAKE FOREST, Ill. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2020-- Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) announced today that its Board approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.79 per share on its common stock. The quarterly dividend of $0.79 per share will be paid to shareholders of record as of June|
|Summary TogglePackaging Corporation of America Reports First Quarter 2020 Results||LAKE FOREST, Ill. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 27, 2020-- Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported first quarter 2020 net income of $142 million , or $1.49 per share, and net income of $143 million , or $1.50 per share, excluding special items.|
|Summary TogglePCA Announces Plans to Take Economic Downtime at its Jackson, AL Uncoated Freesheet Mill||LAKE FOREST, Ill. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2020-- Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today announced plans to temporarily idle both paper machines and the sheet-converting operation at its Jackson Mill in Jackson, AL for the months of May and June 2020 .|