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Trends and Opportunities in the South African Packaging Industry: Analysis of changing packaging trends in the Food, Cosmetics and Toiletries, Beverages and Other Industries

Trends and Opportunities in the South African Packaging Industry: Analysis of changing packaging trends in the Food, Cosmetics and Toiletries, Beverages and Other Industries

Summary

This report brings together multiple data sources to provide a comprehensive overview of the Packaging industry in South Africa, as part of our coverage of the industry across 20 countries. It includes Market Overview, Growth in use of Pack Material by Sector, Analysis of Key Packaging Materials, Trends and Future Outlook.

The South African Packaging market was estimated at 30,263.7 million units in 2016 and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 3.6% to reach 36,163.0 million units in 2021. Flexible Packaging is the largest packaging type accounting for 10,361.0 million units 2016, while Rigid Metal is estimated to witness the fastest CAGR of 7.0% during 2016-2021. Overall, high inflation and unemployment is largely impacting consumer’s ability to spend. Thus, consumers look forward to economize their spending patterns leading to growing interest in packaging that is perceived as offering better value.

Scope

This report brings together multiple data sources to provide a comprehensive overview of the Packaging industry in South Africa, as part of our coverage of the industry across 20 countries. It includes analysis on the following -

  • Market Overview: Provides an overview of the usage of different packaging materials across different industries in terms of the number of units, packaging share and growth rates during 2011-2021
  • Growth in use of Pack Material by Sector: Provides an overview of the shift in the utilization of various packaging materials across sectors during 2016-2021
  • Key Packaging Materials: Includes data and analysis - number of units (Millions), volumes (Million kg/lit/units), growth rates - for five packaging types viz. Rigid Plastics, Rigid Metal, Glass, Paper & Board, Flexible Packaging and Others (other than the afore mentioned five types) during 2016-2021. It also covers:
  • Sub-material: Includes Aluminum, Aluminum foil/paper/plastic, Brick, Flexible Plastic, Gable Top, Glass, HDPE, Metal, Paper, Paper & Board, PET, Plastic, Ready Metal Trays, Shaped, Thin-Walled and Others
  • Container Type: Includes Aerosol, Jar, Can - Food, Bag/Sachet, Pouch, Tray, Tub, Carton, Film, Tin, Bottle, Box, Blister Pack, Foil, Wrapper, Clamshell, Tube, Can - Composite, Can - Drink, Other Line Items, Sleeve, Can - Paint, Keg/Drum, Cup, Bag-in-Box, Specialty Cosmetic Containers and Others
  • Closure Material: Includes Metal, natural, Plastic, Synthetic and Others
  • Closure Type: Includes Cap, Twist Off, Prize Off, Foil, Film, Screw Top, Stopper, Dispenser, Flip/Snap Top, Sports Cap, Plastic Tie, Crown, Lever Closure and Others
  • Outer Material: Includes Flexible, Paper & Board, Rigid Plastic and Others
  • Outer Type: Includes Box, Sleeve, Bag, Shrink Wrap, Blister Pack and Others
  • Trends, Case Studies and Future Outlook: Provides an understanding of the ongoing packaging trends in the country - convenience, affordability, multi-packs, eco-friendly etc.- across the five packaging materials. The report also provides a view into the future prospects of the packaging industry. The case studies in each packaging section gives a success example highlighting the packaging innovations, strategies and best practices
Reasons to buy
  • Packaging companies and retailers seek the latest information on consumer trends and opportunities to formulate their sales and marketing strategies. There is also demand for authentic market data with a high level of detail. This report has been created to provide its readers with up-to-date information and analysis to uncover emerging opportunities of growth within the CPG market.
  • As consumer product demand evolves the dynamics between different packaging types also evolves favoring some packaging types and formats and leaving others increasingly out of line with demand patterns. As a result, understanding the shifting market dynamics is key to ensuring maximum sales in the future.
  • The differential growth across different packaging materials and formats drive fundamental shifts in the market. These differentials result from various factors such as changing consumer preferences, regulatory compliance, and innovation within the packaging market
  • The report is a unique combination of in-depth qualitative analysis and authoritative packaging data for the years 2011-2021. Each packaging material has detailed data breakdown by packaging type, closure material, closure type, outer material, and outer type.


  • Executive Summary
  • Market Overview
    • Key Takeaways
    • Market Size by Pack Material and Industry
    • Pack Unit Analysis by Industry (1/2)
  • Growth Analysis by Pack Material and Industry
    • Packaging Share change by Material and Industry
  • Pack Material Growth Analysis by Industry and Sector
    • Usage and Change in Consumption of Pack Material (1/2)
    • Growth Analysis by Industry - Food
    • Growth Analysis by Industry - Cosmetics and Toiletries
    • Growth Analysis by Industry - Alcoholic Beverages
    • Growth Analysis by Industry - Non-Alcoholic Beverages
    • Growth Analysis by Industry - Others
  • Analysis by Pack Material
  • Analysis by Pack Material - Rigid Plastics
    • Analysis by Pack Material - Rigid Plastics Key Takeaways
    • Rigid Plastics - Growth Analysis by Sub-Material and Container Type
    • Rigid Plastics - Growth Analysis by Closure Material and Closure Type
    • Rigid Plastics - Growth Analysis by Outer Material and Type
    • Rigid Plastics - Market Size and Growth Analysis by Industry and Sector
    • Rigid Plastics - Change in Market Share by Industries
    • Use of Rigid Plastics in South Africa - Key Trends
    • Rigid Plastics - Future Outlook
    • Use of Rigid Plastic in South Africa - Case example
  • Analysis by Pack Material - Rigid Metal
    • Analysis by Pack Material - Rigid Metal Key Takeaways
    • Rigid Metal - Growth Analysis by Sub-Material and Container Type
    • Rigid Metal - Growth Analysis by Closure Material and Closure Type
    • Rigid Metal - Growth Analysis by Outer Material and Type
    • Rigid Metal - Market Size and Growth Analysis by Industry and Sector
    • Rigid Metal - Change in Market Share by Industries
    • Use of Rigid Metal in South Africa - Key Trends
    • Rigid Metal - Future Outlook
    • Use of Rigid Metal in South Africa - Case example
  • Analysis by Pack Material - Paper & Board
    • Analysis by Pack Material - Paper & Board Key Takeaways
    • Paper & Board - Growth Analysis by Sub-Material and Container Type
    • Paper & Board - Growth Analysis by Closure Material and Closure Type
    • Paper & Board - Outer Material and Type
    • Paper & Board - Market Size and Growth Analysis by Industry and Sector
    • Paper & Board - Change in Market Shares by Industry
    • Use of Paper & Board in South Africa - Key Trends
    • Paper & Board - Future Outlook
    • Use of Paper & Board in South Africa- Case example
  • Growth Analysis by Pack Material - Flexible Packaging
    • Analysis by Pack Material - Flexible Packaging Key Takeaways
    • Flexible Packaging - Growth Analysis by Sub-Material and Container Type
    • Flexible Packaging - Growth Analysis by Closure Material and Closure Type
    • Flexible Packaging - Growth Analysis by Outer Material and Type
    • Flexible Packaging - Market Size and Growth Analysis by Industry and Sector
    • Flexible Packaging - Change in Market Shares by Industry
    • Use of Flexible Packaging in South Africa - Key Trends
    • Flexible Packaging - Future Outlook
    • Use of Flexible Packaging in South Africa - Case example
  • Growth Analysis by Pack Material - Glass
    • Analysis by Pack Material - Glass Key Takeaways
    • Glass Packaging - Growth Analysis by Sub-Material and Container Type
    • Glass Packaging - Growth Analysis by Closure Material and Closure Type
    • Glass Packaging - Growth Analysis by Outer Material and Type
    • Glass Packaging - Market Size and Growth Analysis by Industry and Sector
    • Glass Packaging - Change in Market Shares by Industry
    • Use of Glass in South Africa - Key Trends
    • Glass- Future Outlook
    • Use of Glass in South Africa - Case example
  • Appendix - Data
    • Appendix
      • Table Market Volume by Packaging Material, 2011-2021, Million Units
      • Table Market Volume by Packaging Material, 2011-2021*
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Industry, 2011-2021
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Industry, 2011-2021
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Industry, 2011-2021
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Industry, 2011-2021
      • Table Market Volume of Glass Packaging by Industry, 2011-2021
      • Table Market Volume of Others by Industry, 2011-2021
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Industry, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Industry, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Industry, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Industry, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Others by Industry, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Sub-Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Container Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Closure Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Closure Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Outer Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Plastics by Outer Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Sub-Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Container Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Closure Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Closure Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Outer Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Rigid Metal by Outer Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Sub-Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Container Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Closure Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Closure Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Outer Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Paper & Board by Outer Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Sub-Material, , 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Container Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Closure Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Closure Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Outer Material, by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Flexible Packaging by Outer Type, by Sectors, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Sub-Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Container Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Closure Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Closure Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Outer Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Glass by Outer Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Other Types by Sub material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Other Types by Container Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Other Types by Closure Material, 2011-2021, Million Unit
      • Table Market Volume of Other Types by Closure Type, 2011-2021, Million Unit
  • Appendix - Definitions
    • Definitions (1/10)
  • Appendix - Methodology
    • Methodology (1/4)
  • Appendix - Trends Definitions
    • GlobalData's TrendSights Framework
    • GlobalData has identified eight mega-trends that can be broken down into 63 trends
    • Definitions - Trends: Health & Wellness
    • Definitions - Trends: Sensory & Indulgence
    • Definitions - Trends: Comfort & Uncertainty (1/2)
    • Definitions - Trends: Sustainability & Ethics
    • Definitions - Trends: Individualism & Expression
    • Definitions - Trends: Smart & Connected
    • Definitions - Trends: Easy & Affordable
  • About Global Data

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