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Medical Device Packaging Market in North America 2017-2021

About Medical Device Packaging

Medical device packaging is used to create a sterile barrier system (SBS) for medical devices and protect their functionality. A medical device is an instrument or apparatus used for the diagnosis or treatment of a disease. The packaging is used for several types of medical devices. A medical device undergoes various stages before it reaches the final customer. Packaging is one of those stages that occur during the lifespan of a medical device.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the medical device packaging market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 6.25% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the medical device packaging market in North America for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated by different vendors through the sales of several types of medical device packaging which include trays, pouches, clamshell packs, and other packaging, such as bags, boxes, blister packaging, and vials.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • The US
Technavio's report, Medical Device Packaging Market in North America 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Amcor
  • Bemis
  • Berry
  • The Gerresheimer Group
  • WestRock
Other prominent vendors
  • Barger
  • Beneco Packaging
  • GY Packaging
  • Molded Fiber Glass Tray Company
  • Nelipak
  • Oliver
  • Printpack
  • T.O. Plastics
  • UFP Technologies
  • Unicep
Market driver
  • Technological advances in medical device packaging
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Achieving cost-effectiveness in medical device packaging
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Rising focus on sustainability
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Medical Device Packaging Market in North America 2017-2021

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the medical device packaging market in North America: Amcor, Bemis, Berry, The Gerresheimer Group, and WestRock.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Barger, Beneco Packaging, GY Packaging, Molded Fiber Glass Tray Company, Nelipak, Oliver, Printpack, T.O. Plastics, UFP Technologies, and Unicep.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Rising focus on sustainability. The vendors in the medical device packaging market in North America are increasingly focusing on sustainability. This raises the demand for environment-friendly and economic solutions. Nowadays, consumers are becoming conscious of the environment. With manufacturers focusing on sustainable solutions, this will boost their brand image as well as the sales, thereby motivating them to offer more profitable solutions.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Technological advances in medical device packaging. With the advances in technologies, the packaging of medical devices is becoming easier with time, which is helping in the growth of the medical device packaging market in North America. This is because technological advances help the companies to offer quick and effective results. Also, such advances motivate the companies to provide innovative solutions to their customer.

Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Achieving cost-effectiveness in medical device packaging. One of the key challenges in the medical device packaging market is achieving cost-effectiveness to provide affordable and sustainable solutions to the end-users. Another fundamental requirement for the development of cost-effective medical device packaging is to focus on cost reduction, which primarily includes the cost of packaging materials and the cost of operations.

Companies Mentioned

Amcor, Bemis, Berry, The Gerresheimer Group, WestRock, Barger, Beneco Packaging, GY Packaging, Molded Fiber Glass Tray Company, Nelipak, Oliver, Printpack, T.O. Plastics, UFP Technologies, and Unicep.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
      • Table Lifespan stages of a medical device
      • Table Percentage share of medical device packaging market in North America in global medical device packaging market 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Testing protocols in medical device packaging
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America segmentation
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Innovative packaging solutions offered by vendors in medical device packaging market in North America
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product type
    • Medical device packaging market in North America by product type
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by product type 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by product type 2016-2021 (% revenue)
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by product type growth rate 2017-2021 (% revenue)
    • Medical device packaging market in North America by trays
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by trays 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Medical device packaging market in North America by pouches
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by pouches 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Medical device packaging market in North America by clamshell packs
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by clamshell packs 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Medical device packaging market in North America by others
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by others 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Medical device packaging market in North America by geography
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by geography 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by geography 2016-2021 (% revenue)
      • Table Medical device packaging market in North America by geography growth rate 2017-2021
    • Medical device packaging market in US
      • Table Medical device packaging market in US 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Medical device packaging market in Canada
      • Table Medical device packaging market in Canada 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Medical device packaging market in Mexico
      • Table Medical device packaging market in Mexico 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Growing R&D spending in pharmaceutical industry in US 2012-2015 ($ billions)
      • Table Share of pharmaceutical packaging market in North America in global pharmaceutical packaging market in 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Pharmaceutical packaging market in North America 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Rising focus on sustainability
      • Table Vendors focusing on sustainable solutions
    • Growing developments in medical device packaging industry
    • Increased M&As in pharmaceutical packaging industry
      • Table Vendors focusing on M&As in pharmaceutical packaging industry
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Recognitions received by vendors in medical device packaging market in North America
    • Amcor
      • Table Amcor: Geographical segmentation for fiscal year ended June 30 2016(% revenue)
      • Table Amcor: Flexibles segment for fiscal year ended June 30 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Amcor: Rigid plastics segment for fiscal year ended June 30 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Amcor: Business segmentation for fiscal year ended June 30 2016 (% revenue)
    • Bemis
      • Table Bemis: Geographical segmentation for fiscal year ended December 31 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Bemis: US packaging segment sales by category for fiscal year ended December 31 2016 (% sales)
      • Table Bemis: Global packaging segment sales by category for fiscal year ended December 31 2016 (% sales)
    • Berry
      • Table Berry: Geographical segmentation for fiscal year ended October 1 2016(% net sales)
      • Table Berry: Business segmentation for fiscal year ended October 1 2016 (% net sales)
    • The Gerresheimer Group
    • WestRock
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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