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Technavio Reports the Growth in Organized Retail Sector Will Expedite the Packaging Market in MENA Through 2019

August 26, 2015
By Business Wire News


Technavio, a tech-focused research firm, has published a new report on the packaging market in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA),which is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 5% from 2015-2019.

The latest report by Technavio pinpoints the growth in FMCG and organized retail sector, which is driven by the increase in demand by consumers for eco-efficient packaging material. Progress in organized retail is expected to play a significant role in the growth of the packaging industry in MENA.

“In addition to the growth of the organized retail sector and the increase in demand for frozen and chilled foods, many retailers are also shifting towards retail-ready packaging, which will increase the demand for packaging and will continue to do so during the forecast period,” says Faisal Ghaus, Vice President of Technavio.

The new report by Technavio also draws attention towards the growing popularity of plastic-based flexible packaging, especially in the food and beverage industry.

“The demand for PET bottles, containers, and stand-up pouches is replacing the demand for beverage packaging cartons, especially for products such as milk and juices,” adds Ghaus.

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About Technavio

Technavio is a leading global technology research and advisory company.

Founded in 2003, Technavio has about 200 analysts globally and develops over 2000 pieces of research every year, covering more than 500 technologies across 80 countries.

Technavio analysts employ primary as well as secondary research techniques to ascertain the size and vendor landscape in a range of markets. Analysts obtain information using a combination of bottom-up and top-down approaches, besides using in-house market modeling tools and proprietary databases. They corroborate this data with the data obtained from various market participants and stakeholders across the value chain, including vendors, service providers, distributors, re-sellers, and end-users.

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