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Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Market Report 2018: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis 2012-2023 -

Research and Markets
Posted on: 07 Mar 18

The "Pharmaceutical Packaging Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to's offering.

The global pharmaceutical packaging market is expected to reach an estimated $86.4 billion by 2023 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2018 to 2023.

The future of the global pharmaceutical packaging market looks good, driven by growth of the pharmaceutical industry along with improving healthcare services in developing economies. In this market, plastic, glass, paper, and aluminum foil are the main material types.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the pharmaceutical packaging industry, include rising demand for eco-friendly packaging, increasing use of nano-enabled packaging, and increasing adoption of blow-fill-seal technology.

Plastic packaging is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period because plastic is lightweight and easy to handle. Plastics also have a superior aesthetic value and an excellent barrier against moisture and air.

Within the global pharmaceutical packaging market, bottles are expected to remain the largest product type driven by increased application in both solid and liquid oral medications as bottles provide convenience, safety, and security.

North America is expected to remain the largest region because of its large pharmaceutical manufacturing base, and the ability to introduce technological advancements to pharmaceutical packaging.

Some of the pharmaceutical packaging companies profiled in this report Amcor Ltd., Gerresheimer AG, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., AptarGroup, Inc., and Becton Dickinson and others.

Scope of the Report

Pharmaceutical Packaging Market by Product Type [Value ($ Million) from 2012 to 2023]:

  • Bottles
  • Caps & Closures
  • Parenteral Containers
  • Blister Packs
  • Pre-Fillable Syringes
  • Pre-Fillable Inhalers
  • Pouches
  • Others

Pharmaceutical Packaging Market by Material Type [Value ($ Million) from 2012 to 2023]:

  • Plastics
  • Paper and Paperboard
  • Glass
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Others

Pharmaceutical Packaging Market by End user [Value ($ Million) from 2012 to 2023]:

  • Pharmaceutical Manufactures
  • Contract Packaging

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Market Background and Classifications

3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2012 to 2023

4. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region

5. Competitor Analysis

6. Cost Structure Analysis

7. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis

8. Company Profiles of Leading Players

  • Amcor Ltd.
  • AptarGroup, Inc.
  • Becton Dickinson & Co.
  • CCL Industries Inc.
  • Catalent Pharma Solutions Inc.
  • Gerresheimer AG
  • Schott AG
  • Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V.
  • West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
  • West Rock Co.

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Last updated on: 07/03/2018

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