The global flexible packaging market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5% in terms of revenue during the forecast period 2020 to 2027 and to reach a valuation of US$ 535 billion by 2027, change in product design and appearance, along with ease of handling and storage of flexible packaging, is estimated to drive market growth.
Flexible packaging is a format that is made up of various materials such as plastic, paper, metal, etc., and has the barrier property to protect products from contamination and the external environment. Flexible packaging is widely preferred due to its properties such as cost-effectiveness, durability, and light weight. There is the use of a wide variety of plastic polymers that include polypropylene, polyethylene, polyester, and nylon in producing films for flexible packaging. These plastic films are used to create products such pouches, bags, and other flexible products.
Asia Pacific (APAC) Region to Witness Growth Opportunities
The flexible packaging market in Asia Pacific is estimated to hold a dominant position in terms of market share, estimated to be ~41% in 2019 and ~45% by the end of the forecast period in the global flexible packaging market. China and India, together, are projected to account for ~57% of the APAC flexible packaging market in 2019. In the APAC region, India & China are the highly emerging markets for the extended growth of the flexible packaging market. The need for convenience packaging is the ongoing trend in the flexible packaging market in the Asia Pacific region. The packaging type that can increase the barrier property against the external environment, along with providing sustainability, raises the sales of flexible packaging in the market.
North America holds approximately one-fourth of the global flexible packaging market share. However, it is expected to experience less growth as compared to the market in the APAC region over the forecast period.
Growing Demand from Food Sector to Boost Market Growth
The food sector has been the largest end user of flexible packaging, and in 2018, held a ~30% share of the global flexible packaging market. This is projected to rise over the forecast period at the rate of ~5%, and the food sector is likely to continue to hold the largest chunk of the revenue and sales in the market. This can be attributed to several benefits, including lowered production and transportation costs, customizable barrier properties, and protection of product integrity offered by flexible packaging.
However, the pharmaceuticals industry is quickly gaining significance in the flexible packaging market, projected to grow the fastest at a healthy pace of ~6% during the forecast period of 2019-2027. Customizable packaging, recyclability, and convenience are the major factors that have contributed to the growing popularity of flexible packaging in the pharmaceuticals sector.
The Flexible Packaging market research report covers definition, classification, product classification, product application, development trend, product technology, competitive landscape, industrial chain structure, industry overview, national policy and planning analysis of the industry, the latest dynamic analysis, etc., and also includes major. The study includes drivers and restraints of the global market. It covers the impact of these drivers and restraints on the demand during the forecast period. The report also highlights opportunities in the market at the global level.
The report provides size (in terms of volume and value) of Flexible Packaging market for the base year 2019 and the forecast between 2020 and 2026. Market numbers have been estimated based on form and application. Market size and forecast for each application segment have been provided for the global and regional market.
This report focuses on the global Flexible Packaging market status, future forecast, growth opportunity, key market and key players. The study objectives are to present the Flexible Packaging market development in United States, Europe and China.
It is pertinent to consider that in a volatile global economy, we haven’t just conducted Flexible Packaging market forecasts in terms of CAGR, but also studied the market based on key parameters, including Year-on-Year (Y-o-Y) growth, to comprehend the certainty of the market and to find and present the lucrative opportunities in market.
With regard to production bases and technologies, the research in this report covers the production time, base distribution, technical parameters, research and development trends, technology sources, and sources of raw materials of major Flexible Packaging market companies.
Regarding the analysis of the industry chain, the research of this report covers the raw materials and equipment of Flexible Packaging market upstream, downstream customers, marketing channels, industry development trends and investment strategy recommendations. The more specific analysis also includes the main application areas of market and consumption, major regions and Consumption, major Chinese producers, distributors, raw material suppliers, equipment providers and their contact information, industry chain relationship analysis.
The research in this report also includes product parameters, production process, cost structure, and data information classified by region, technology and application. Finally, the paper model new project SWOT analysis and investment feasibility study of the case model.
Overall, this is an in-depth research report specifically for the Flexible Packaging industry. The research center uses an objective and fair way to conduct an in-depth analysis of the development trend of the industry, providing support and evidence for customer competition analysis, development planning, and investment decision-making. In the course of operation, the project has received support and assistance from technicians and marketing personnel in various links of the industry chain.
Flexible Packaging market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies’ focus related to Flexible Packaging market.
Prominent players in the market are predicted to face tough competition from the new entrants. However, some of the key players are targeting to acquire the startup companies in order to maintain their dominance in the global market. For a detailed analysis of key companies, their strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities are measured in the report by using industry-standard tools such as the SWOT analysis. Regional coverage of key companies is covered in the report to measure their dominance. Key manufacturers of Flexible Packaging market are focusing on introducing new products to meet the needs of the patrons. The feasibility of new products is also measured by using industry-standard tools.
Key companies are increasing their investments in research and development activities for the discovery of new products. There has also been a rise in the government funding for the introduction of new Flexible Packaging market. These factors have benefited the growth of the global market for Flexible Packaging. Going forward, key companies are predicted to benefit from the new product launches and the adoption of technological advancements. Technical advancements have benefited many industries and the global industry is not an exception.
New product launches and the expansion of already existing business are predicted to benefit the key players in maintaining their dominance in the global market for Flexible Packaging. The global market is segmented on the basis of region, application, en-users and product type. Based on region, the market is divided into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East and Africa (MEA).
In the global market report on flexible packaging, a detailed competition landscape is discussed. Some of the key players in the global flexible packaging market that are included in the report are Amcor plc, Winpak Ltd., Sealed Air Corp, Sonoco Products Company, Berry Global Group, Inc., DS Smith Plc, and Coveris Holdings S.A.. These are the market leaders with a combined market share of ~5% of the global flexible packaging market.
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In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Flexible Packaging are as follows:
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