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Glass Packaging Market in North America: Trends and Forecast 2015-2019

About glass packaging

Glass is used in the packaging of F&B, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and cosmetics. Glass bottles and jars can be molded into a variety of shapes and dimensions, making them very appropriate for packaging. The inert nature of glass and its ability to preserve products for a long time make glass a popular choice for packaging in the F&B industry.

Technavio's analysts forecast the glass packaging market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 1.69% by revenue and 1.94% by volume over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

This report covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the glass packaging market in North America for the period 2015-2019. The market includes all applications of glass packaging for various products. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from sales of glass bottles and containers of various types used in sectors such as:

  • F&B
  • Pharmaceutical and healthcare
  • Chemicals
Technavio's report, Glass Packaging Market in North America 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the landscape of the glass packaging market in North America and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion on the key vendors operating in this market.

Key leading countries
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • US
Key vendors
  • Amcor
  • Ardagh
  • Gerresheimer
  • Owens-Illinois
  • Saint-Gobain
Other prominent vendors
  • Bormioli Rocco
  • Heinz-Glas
  • Hindusthan National Glass & Industries
  • Koa Glass
  • Orora Packaging
  • Piramal Glass
  • Stolzle Glass
  • Vetropack Holding
  • Vidrala
  • Vitro Packaging
Market driver
  • Recyclability of glass
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Fluctuations in energy costs
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • R&D spending by manufacturers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Glass Packaging Market in North America 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Glass Packaging Market in North America: Amcor, Ardagh, Gerresheimer and Owens-Illinois

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Bormioli, Hindusthan National Glass, Heinz-Glas, Koa Glass, Orora Packaging, Piramal Glass, Stolzle Glass, Vetropack, Vidrala, and Vitro Packaging.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “R&D spending by manufacturers. Manufacturers are re-investing in R&D activities to come up with highly developed solutions for specialized purposes. Vendors are concentrating on advancements in the zones of product innovation, light-weighting, product features, quality, automation of manufacturing activities, and cost.”

According to the report, the demand for pharmaceuticals and healthcare glass packaging is growing due to the increase in demand for pharmaceutical products. Pharmaceutical packaging products need to meet international regulatory compliance standards for safety. The low reactivity, durability, transparency, lightweight nature, and ease of cleaning of glass packaging make it the perfect choice for bottling medical products.

Further, the report states that one of the major challenges restricting the growth of the market are fluctuations in energy cost and potential vertical integration of customers.

Companies Mentioned

Amcor, Ardagh, Gerresheimer, Owens-Illinois, Bormioli, Hindusthan National Glass, Heinz-Glas, Koa Glass, Orora Packaging, Piramal Glass, Stolzle Glass, Vetropack, Vidrala, Vitro Packaging.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Glass packaging market in North America overview
    • Market size and forecast by volume
      • Table Glass packaging market in North America 2014-2019 (million tons)
    • Market size and forecast by revenue
      • Table Glass packaging market in North America 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Segmentation of glass packaging market in North America by application 2014 and 2019
      • Table Segmentation of glass packaging market in North America by application 2014 and 2019 ($ billions)
      • Table Segmentation of glass packaging market in North America by application 2014
      • Table Segmentation of glass packaging market in North America by application 2019
    • Glass packaging market in North America by beer industry
      • Table Glass packaging market in North America by beer industry 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Glass packaging market in North America by food industry
      • Table Glass packaging market in North America by food industry 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Glass packaging market in North America by wine industry
      • Table Glass packaging market in North America by wine industry 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Glass packaging market in North America by other industries
      • Table Other segment in glass packaging market in North America 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Key leading countries
    • Key countries in the region
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Glass packaging market scenario in US
      • Table Key drivers and challenges in US
    • Glass packaging market scenario in Mexico
      • Table Key drivers and challenges in Mexico
    • Glass packaging market scenario in Canada
      • Table Key drivers and challenges in Canada
  • Market drivers
    • Table Key drivers of glass packaging market in North America
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Table Challenges faced by glass packaging market in North America
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Table Key trends emerging in glass packaging market in North America
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Key vendors in glass packaging market in North America
    • Key vendor ranking
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Amcor
      • Table Amcor business segment
    • Ardagh
      • Table Ardagh: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Ardagh: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
    • Gerresheimer AG
      • Table Gerresheimer: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Gerresheimer: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ millions)
      • Table Gerresheimer: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
    • Owens-Illinois
      • Table Owens-Illinois: Business segmentation 2014 (% revenue)
      • Table Owens-Illinois: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
    • Saint-Gobain
      • Table Saint-Gobain: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Saint-Gobain: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Saint-Gobain: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviation
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