Global Market Study on Liquid Packaging Cartons: One Third of Beverage Producers in Europe Procure Liquid Packaging Cartons from Asian Manufacturers, which likely to Increase over the Forecast Period


  • Published On : Jul-2016 |
  • Pages : 270 Pages |
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This Persistence Market Research report examines the global liquid packaging carton market for the forecast period 2016-2024. The primary objective of the report is to identify opportunities in the market and present updates as well as insights pertaining to various segments of the global liquid packaging carton market. 

Liquid packaging carton, also referred as a beverage carton, used for safe storage and transportation of liquid products. These cartons are available in different sizes, shapes and designs according to the need of a liquid product producer. According to its nature of the application or usage, liquid packaging carton can be made up of uncoated paperboard & LDPE coated or uncoated paperboard, LDPE coated and aluminium coated. These liquid packaging cartons are basically distinguished on the basis of product type, such as brick carton, gable top carton and shaped carton depending on its application. Adding to this, the opening of liquid packaging cartons can be differentiated between cut opening, straw hole opening, clip opening, twist opening and king twist opening, which is subjected to its usage.

In order to understand and assess opportunities in this market, the report is categorically divided into five key sections on the basis of product type, opening type, material type, application type and region. The report analyses the global liquid packaging carton market in terms of value (US$ Mn) and volume (‘000 Units).

The report begins with an overview of the global liquid packaging carton market, evaluating market performance in terms of revenue and volume, followed by PMR’s analysis of key trends, drivers, and restraints witnessed in the global market. Impact analysis of the key growth drivers and restraints based on the weighted average model is also included in the report to equip the client with crystal-clear, decision-making insights.

Product type assessed in the report are:

  • Brick Carton
  • Gable Top Carton
  • Shaped Carton

Opening type assessed in the report are:

  • Cut Opening
  • Straw Hole Opening
  • Clip Opening
  • Twist Opening
  • King Twist Opening

Material type assessed in the report are:

  • Uncoated Paperboard
  • LDPE Coated
  • Aluminium

Application type assessed in the report are:

  • Dairy Products
    • Milk
    • Yogurt & Butter Milk
  • Wine & Spirits
  • Juice & Drinks
    • Fruit Juice
    • Tea
    • Coconut Water
    • Carbonated Soft Drink
  • Other Products

The report further analyses the market based on product type and presents the forecast in terms of value and volume for the next eight years. The next section of the report analyses the global liquid packaging carton market on the basis of opening type and presents the forecast for the next eight years. The report further analyses the market based on material type and presents the forecast in terms of value and volume for the next eight years. Furthermore, report analyses the market based on application type and it’s sub-segmented and presents the forecast for the next eight years. Following this section includes analysis of the global liquid packaging carton market on the basis of region and forecast in terms of value and volume for the next eight years.

Regions assessed in the report are:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

To compute the market size, in-depth secondary research is done.  Data points such as regional splits and market split by product type, opening type, material type, application type as well as qualitative inputs from primary respondents have been assimilated to arrive at appropriate market estimates. The report comprises the forecast of the global revenue generated by the sales of liquid packaging carton.

PMR triangulates the data via different analysis based on supply side, demand side as well as the dynamics of liquid packaging carton market.

PMR not only conduct forecasts in terms of value, but also evaluate the market on the basis of essential parameters, such as Year-on-Year (Y-o-Y) growth. This helps providers to recognise the future opportunities as well predictability of the market.

Another vital feature of this report is the analysis of the liquid packaging carton market by region, product type, opening type, material type and application type and the corresponding revenue forecast in terms of absolute dollar opportunity. This is traditionally overlooked while forecasting the market. However, absolute dollar opportunity is critical in assessing the level of opportunity that a provider can look to achieve as well as to identify potential resources from a sales perspective of the global liquid packaging market. 

To understand key segments in terms of their growth and performance in the liquid packaging carton market, Persistence Market Research has developed a market attractiveness index. The resulting index should help providers identify existing market opportunities in the global liquid packaging carton market.

In the final section of the report, liquid packaging carton market competitive landscape is included to provide a dashboard view of companies that manufacture and provide services of liquid packaging carton. The report contains company profiles of some of the key players in the global tankless water heater market.

Key market players featured in this report are:

  • Elopak Inc.
  • Evergreen Packaging Inc.
  • IPI s.r.l.
  • Refresco Gerber N.V.
  • SIG Combibloc GmbH
  • Tetra Pak Inc.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company
  • NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES CO., LTD
  • TidePak Aseptic Packaging Material Co., Ltd
  • Adam Pack s.a.

Liquid packaging carton, is also referred as beverage carton, used for safe storage and transportation of liquid products. These cartons are available in different sizes, shapes and designs according, which is subjected to the need of liquid product and manufacturers branding strategy. According to its nature of the application or usage, liquid packaging carton can be made up of uncoated paperboard & LDPE coated or uncoated paperboard, LDPE coated and aluminium coated. These liquid packaging cartons are primarily distinguished on the basis of product type, such as brick carton, gable top carton and shaped carton depending on its application. Adding to this, the opening of liquid packaging carton can also be differentiated between cut opening, straw hole opening, clip opening, twist opening and king twist opening, which is again subjected to its usage. Global sales of liquid packaging carton is estimated to be valued over US$ 12.0 Bn in 2016, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% by the end of 2024. 

Attributes such as recyclability and environment friendly of liquid packaging cartons attracted beverage producers and they opted for the new packaging solution. Moreover, governmental support for products with low carbon foot print have also added to the increasing demand of liquid packaging beverage cartons. These factors collectively pushed beverage producers from conventional forms of packaging to advanced options, since, cartons ensure longer shelf life of the product, minimal wastage and convenience of use.

Consumer preference towards packaged food & beverages, out of home eating habits are consumer dependent factors which has catapulted the global liquid packaging cartons market. Furthermore, over 4% growth of global food retail is another crucial factor contributing to the demand of liquid packaging cartons.

Apart from favourable market environment for liquid packaging cartons, the industry also witnessed challenges from glass packaging. Packaging liquids in glass container or bottles has its own set of benefits which includes intact taste, reusability and negligible contamination. Plastic packaging solution is another alternative to liquid packaging cartons and are widely preferred due to its cost advantage characteristic and durability. Durability of plastic packaging for liquids make it a preferable choice among beverage producers. Nevertheless, we see substantial growth in global liquid packaging cartons, which is subjected to variation at region level, largely due to macro-economic factors, consumer dynamics and industrial establishments.

Persistence Market Research, in its report titled, “Liquid Packaging Carton Market” has segmented the global liquid packaging carton market by product type, opening type, material type, application type and region. On the basis of product type global liquid packaging carton market has been segmented into brick carton, gable top carton and shaped carton. On the basis of opening type, the market has been segmented into cut opening, straw hole opening, clip opening, twist opening and king twist opening. On the basis of material type, global liquid packaging carton market has been segmented into uncoated paperboard, LDPE coated and aluminium. On the basis of application the market has been segmented into dairy products, wine & spirits, juice & drinks and other products. Furthermore, dairy products are sub-segmented into milk and yogurt & buttermilk. Moreover juice & drinks is also sub-segmented into fruit juice, tea, coconut water and carbonated soft drinks. Lastly, on the basis of region, the global liquid packaging carton market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America. 

Europe is expected to dominate the liquid packaging cartons market and anticipated to lose 220 BPS during the forecast period 2016-2024. Asia Pacific which is another prominent market is projected to witness a gain of 170 BPS during same period, registering a healthy CAGR of 6.4% till 2024. Consumption of liquid packaging carton in Asia Pacific is expected to increase by 1.6X during the period. In Asia Pacific, India and China is likely to continue to dominate the APAC market for liquid packaging carton. These two countries not only consume liquid packaging cartons in large volume but are also the leading manufacturers in the region. Apart from domestic consumption, these Asian countries also account for substantial share of global liquid packaging exports. Prominent markets which import liquid packaging cartons from China and India are Australia, France and ASEAN countries.

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Company Profiles

  • Global Players
  • Elopak Inc.
  • Evergreen Packaging Inc.
  • IPI s.r.l.
  • Refresco Gerber N.V.
  • SIG Combibloc GmbH
  • Tetra Pak Inc.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company
  • NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES CO., LTD
  • TidePak Aseptic Packaging Material Co., Ltd
  • Adam Pack s.a. 
  • Other
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