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Research and Markets: Global Plastic (Flexible & Rigid) Packaging Market 2015-2019 – Growing Demand from Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare Industry

June 23, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Global Plastic Packaging Market 2015-2019” report to their offering.

The Global Plastic Packaging market to grow at a CAGR of 6.06% over the period 2014-2019.

This report gives an overview of the Global Plastic Packaging market for the period 2015-2019. To provide a ranking of the leading vendors in the market, the report considers the revenue generated by the vendors in the Global Plastic Packaging market. The report also provides data on the different segments of the Global Plastic Packaging market, where the market is segmented on the basis of type of plastic packaging products and geography.

Technological improvements and advancements are one of the major trends being observed in this market. Corporations are investing a huge portion of revenue in R&D to come up with new innovations in plastic packaging. Modern microprocessor-based controllers and intelligent control systems are used to make hi-tech plastic, which is resistant to extreme conditions of temperature and pressure.

According to the report, one of the main factors affecting the market positively is the increase in F&B consumption worldwide. Most F&B products use either flexible or rigid plastics for packaging as they are non-reactive and cheap. Increased spending power coupled with the growing requirements of people has pushed the growth of the F&B market. Plastic packaging even aids companies in marketing and advertising campaigns by allowing innovative and attractive designs.

Further, the report states that one of the main challenges in the market is growing competition from other forms of packaging. Items such as wood and paper are gaining popularity among both manufacturers and consumers because of the variety of options provided by them. The F&B sector in particular, prefers using paper substitutes.

Key Vendors

  • Amcor
  • Berry Plastics
  • Bemis Company
  • Sealed Air
  • Sonoco Products

Other Prominent Vendors

  • AEP Industries
  • ALPLA-Werke
  • APPE
  • Bischof + Klein
  • Britton Group
  • Clondalkin Group
  • Consolidated Container
  • Constantia Flexibles
  • Coveris
  • Daibochi Plastic
  • DS Smith
  • Flextrus
  • Graham Packaging
  • Greiner Packaging
  • Huhtamaki
  • LINPAC Group
  • Man Luen
  • Nampak Plastics
  • Printpack
  • Resilux
  • Rexam
  • Reynolds Group
  • RPC Group
  • Serioplast
  • Silgan
  • Winpak
  • Wipak

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. List of Abbreviations
  3. Scope of the Report
  4. Market Research Methodology
  5. Introduction
  6. Market Landscape
  7. Market Segmentation by Product Type
  8. Geographical Segmentation
  9. Market Attractiveness
  10. Buying Criteria
  11. Market Growth Drivers
  12. Drivers and their Impact
  13. Market Challenges
  14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  15. Market Trends
  16. Trends and their Impact
  17. Vendor Landscape
  18. Key Vendor Analysis

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