United States of America (USA) Packaging Industry - Trends and Opportunities

United States of America (USA) Packaging Industry - Trends and Opportunities

Summary

The packaging industry in the US is estimated to grow from 596.8 billion units in 2019 to 636.1 billion units by 2024, at a CAGR of 1.3%. Rigid plastics was the most used pack material with a volume consumption of 205.8 billion units, in 2019. Busier lifestyles, rising purchasing power and consequently growing demand for quick and on-the-go packaged goods is fueling growth in the packaging industry in the US. Product packaging with convenient, functional, and eco-friendly formats are expected to gain greater proliferation in the country. Over 2019-2024, glass is expected to grow the fastest, while the use of paper & board is expected to decline, over the same period.

This report brings together multiple data sources to provide a comprehensive overview of the US packaging market. It includes market overview, growth analysis by pack material and industry, pack material growth analysis by industry, and sector analysis by pack material, and innovative packaging by industries.

Scope

  • This report brings together multiple data sources to provide a comprehensive overview of the packaging industry in the US, 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 2019-2024.
  • Growth analysis by pack material and industry: provides an overview of the shift in the utilization of various packaging materials across industries during 2019-2024.
  • Pack material growth analysis by industry and sector: provides an overview of each packaging material and the industry where it is mostly used.
  • Analysis by pack material: provides the growth rates (CAGR during 2019-2024) of different packaging materials within each industry.
  • Key packaging materials: includes data and analysis - number of units (millions), volumes (million kg/lit/units), growth rates - for five packaging types: rigid plastics, rigid metal, glass, paper & board, flexible packaging, and others (those not included in any of the five mentioned) during 2019-2024. It also covers:
  • Pack sub-type: 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
  • Pack 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
  • Primary outer material: includes flexible, paper & board, rigid plastic, and others
  • Primary 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 of the future prospects of the packaging industry. The case studies in each packaging section give a success example, highlighting the packaging innovations, strategies, and best practices.
Reasons to Buy
  • Manufacturing and retailers seek latest information on how the market is evolving 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 sector in the region.
  • The report provides a detailed analysis of the countries in the region, covering the key challenges, competitive landscape and demographic analysis , that can help companies gain insight into the country specific nuances.
  • The analysts have also placed a significant emphasis on the key trends that drive consumer choice and the future opportunities that can be explored in the region, than can help companies in revenue expansion.
  • To gain competitive intelligence about leading brands in the sector in the region with information about their market share and growth rates.


  • Report Scope
  • Market Environment
    • Market Environment- Key takeaways
    • Market Environment- Key takeaways
    • Pack Material Market- Overview
    • Pack Materials Market Size and Growth Analysis
    • Pack Material Growth Contribution by Industry
    • Market Size by Pack Material and Industry
      • Table Use of pack material (in billion pack units) by industries, 2019
  • Growth Analysis of Pack Material by Industry and Sector
    • Pack Material by Industry – Key takeaways
    • Packaging Share Change by Material and Industry
    • Growth Analysis by Industry – Food
    • Growth Analysis by Industry – Alcoholic Beverages
    • Growth Analysis by Industry – Non Alcoholic Beverages
    • Growth Analysis by Industry – Cosmetics & Toiletries
    • Growth Analysis by Industry – Others
  • Analysis by Pack Material – Rigid Plastics
    • Rigid Plastics by Industries- Key Takeaways
    • Rigid Plastics– Growth analysis by pack type and pack sub type
    • Rigid Plastics– Growth analysis by closure material and closure type
    • Rigid Plastics– Growth analysis by primary outer material and primary outer type
    • Rigid Plastics– Volume share by industries and sectors
      • Table Industry volume (Million units)
    • Rigid Plastics- Growth analysis by industries
    • Rigid Plastics- Innovative packaging by industries
  • Analysis by Pack Material – Rigid Metal
    • Rigid Metal by Industries- Key Takeaways
    • Rigid Metal– Growth analysis by pack type and pack sub type
    • Rigid Metal– Growth analysis by closure material and closure type
    • Rigid Metal– Growth analysis by primary outer material and primary outer type
    • Rigid Metal– Volume share by industries and sectors
      • Table Industry volume (Million units)
    • Rigid Metal- Growth analysis by industries
    • Rigid Metal- Innovative packaging by industries
  • Analysis by Pack Material – Paper & Board
    • Paper & Board by Industries- Key Takeaways
    • Paper & Board– Growth analysis by pack type and pack sub type
    • Paper & Board– Growth analysis by closure material and closure type
    • Paper & Board– Growth analysis by primary outer material and primary outer type
    • Paper & Board– Volume share by industries and sectors
      • Table Industry volume (Million units)
    • Paper & Board- Growth analysis by industries
    • Paper & Board- Innovative packaging by industries
  • Analysis by Pack Material – Flexible Packaging
    • Flexible Packaging by Industries- Key Takeaways
    • Flexible Packaging– Growth analysis by pack type and pack sub type
    • Flexible Packaging– Growth analysis by closure material and closure type
    • Flexible Packaging– Growth analysis by primary outer material and primary outer type
    • Flexible Packaging– Volume share by industries and sectors
      • Table Industry volume (Million units)
    • Flexible Packaging- Growth analysis by industries
    • Flexible Packaging- Innovative packaging by industries
  • Analysis by Pack Material – Glass
    • Glass by Industries- Key Takeaways
    • Glass– Growth analysis by pack type and pack sub type
    • Glass– Growth analysis by closure material and closure type
    • Glass– Growth analysis by primary outer material and primary outer type
    • Glass– Volume share by industries and sectors
      • Table Industry volume (Million units)
    • Glass- Growth analysis by industries
    • Glass- Innovative packaging by industries
  • Appendix
    • Table Market size by pack material, 2014–2024, million units
    • Table Market size of rigid plastics by industry, 2014–2024, million units
    • Table Market size of rigid metal by industry, 2014–2024, million units
    • Table Market size of paper & board by industry, 2014–2024, million units
    • Table Market size of flexible packaging by industry, 2014–2024, million units
    • Table Market size of glass by industry, 2014–2024, million units
    • Table Market size of other packaging material by industry, 2014–2024, million units
  • Definitions
  • Methodology

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