Plastic Packaging Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share,
Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 – 2020
94 Page Report
Growth of Global Plastic Packaging Market Shifts to High Gear with
Surging Demand from Food and Beverages Industry, TMR States
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The competitive landscape of the global plastic packaging market includes players such as Bemis
Company Inc., Amcor Ltd., Huhtamaki Oyj, Sealed Air Corporation, Mondi, and Sonoco Products. The
market is crowded with several large, medium, and small scale plastic packaging manufacturers, offering a
wide range of various sizes and shapes of plastic packaging materials. The market players are focusing on
the development of rigid packaging products such as closures, bottles, PTTs, and others as rigid packaging
has registered an increased preference over glass, metal, and paperboard packaging.
The food and beverages industry has been the major industry driving the demand from the global plastic
packaging market. In 2013, this industry held over 65% of the overall market and is anticipated to lead the
market during the forecast period. “Changing lifestyle and eating habits have led to the growing demand
for packaged fast foods, thereby driving the demand for plastic packaging,” states the TMR report.
Asia Pacific has emerged as the key region for the market players in the global plastic packaging market.
The region accounted for more than 35% of the market in 2013 and is anticipated to retain its leading
position throughout the forecast period. On the other hand, North America and Europe are expected to
witness an above average demand for plastic packaging in the near...