HOME Top Market Reports Protective Packaging Market by Material (Foam Plastics, Paper & Paperboard, Plastics), Product Type (Flexible, Rigid, Foam), Function (Cushioning, Blocking & Bracing, Void-fill, Insulation, Wrapping), Application (Food & Beverage, Consumer Electronics, Industrial Goods, Automotive, Household Appliances, Health Care) - Trends & Forecast to 2020

Protective Packaging Market by Material (Foam Plastics, Paper & Paperboard, Plastics), Product Type (Flexible, Rigid, Foam), Function (Cushioning, Blocking & Bracing, Void-fill, Insulation, Wrapping), Application (Food & Beverage, Consumer Electronics, Industrial Goods, Automotive, Household Appliances, Health Care) - Trends & Forecast to 2020

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: September 2015
Report Code: PK 3721

 

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The global protective packaging market is projected to reach USD 26.23 Billion in 2015, growing at a CAGR of 6.39% from 2015 and 2020. High disposable incomes and changing lifestyles have led to the increase in the consumption of packed goods and e-retailing channels, which in turn drive the demand for protective packaging. Moreover, with increasing awareness about environmental hazards, the market will adopt technologies to develop sustainable protective packaging, which is environment-friendly. The Asia-Pacific region accounted for around 37% of the total market share in terms of value, followed by the North American and European regions. The protective packaging market in developing countries such as China and India are estimated to grow at a higher rate from 2015 to 2020. China is estimated to grow faster than any other country because of its strong economic growth along with increase in Internet shopping and rapid urbanization.

Flexible protective packaging is projected to be the fastest-growing product type segment from 2015 to 2020. Air pillows are projected to be the fastest-growing flexible protective packaging product during the same period. Rigid protective packaging will be the second-fastest growing product type segment from 2015 to 2020. Corrugated box is projected to the largest and fastest-growing rigid protective packaging product segment during the same period. Paper & paperboard is projected to be the fastest-growing material segment in the protective packaging market over the next five years.

Protective Packaging Market

This report estimates the market size of the global protective packaging market in terms of value (USD million). In this report, the market is broadly segmented based on product type, material, function, application, and region. Market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities are discussed in detail. Market share, by participant, is discussed in detail for the overall market. Rising manufacturing activities, increase in Internet shopping, and expansion of m-commerce and e-commerce industries drive the growth of the protective packaging market.

Scope of the Report:

This research categorizes the global protective packaging market based on product type, material, function, application, and region:

Based on Material:

  • Foam Plastics
  • Plastic
  • Paper & Paperboard
  • Others

Based on Product Type:

  • Flexible Protective Packaging
    • Protective Mailers
    • Bubble Packaging
    • Air Pillows
    • Paper Fill
    • Others
  • Rigid Protective Packaging
    • Corrugated box
    • Molded Pulp
    • Insulated Shipping Containers
    • Paperboard Protectors
    • Others
  • Foam Protective Packaging
    • Molded Foam
    • Foam-in-place
    • Loose Fill
    • Others

Based on Function:

  • Cushioning
  • Blocking & Bracing
  • Void-fill
  • Insulation
  • Wrapping

Based on Application:

  • Food & Beverage
  • Health Care
  • Industrial Goods
  • Automotive
  • Household Appliances
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Others

Based on Region:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of the World (RoW)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 27)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Study Scope
           1.3.1 Periodization Considered for the Protective Packaging Market
    1.4 Currency Considered for the Protective Packaging Market
    1.5 Unit Considered for the Protective Packaging Market
    1.6 Stakeholders
    1.7 Limitations

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 31)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                               2.1.2.1.1 Breakdown of Primaries By Company Type, Designation, & Region
    2.2 Key Variables Considered for Factor Analysis
           2.2.1 Introduction
           2.2.2 Overview of the Parent Industry
           2.2.3 Demand-Side Analysis
                    2.2.3.1 Rising Population
                               2.2.3.1.1 Increase in Middle-Class Population, 2009-2030
                    2.2.3.2 Developing Economics, GDP(Purchasing Power Parity), 2013
           2.2.4 Supply-Side Analysis
                    2.2.4.1 Regulations
                    2.2.4.2 Research & Development
    2.3 Market Size Estimation
    2.4 Market Breakdown & Data Triangulation
    2.5 Market Share Estimation
    2.6 Research Assumptions & Limitations
           2.6.1 Assumptions
           2.6.2 Limitations

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 44)
    3.1 Growing E-Commerce and Improving Manufacturing Industry Driving Growth for Protective Packaging

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 50)
    4.1 Attractive Opportunities in the Protective Packaging Market
    4.2 Protective Packaging Market, By Material
    4.3 Protective Packaging Market in Asia-Pacific
    4.4 Global Protective Packaging Market
    4.5 Protective Packaging Market in Emerging and Developed Economies
    4.6 Protective Packaging Market, By Product Type
    4.7 Protective Packaging Life Cycle, By Region, 2015-2020

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 57)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Evolution
    5.3 Protective Packaging Market Segmentation
    5.4 Market Segmentation
           5.4.1 By Material
           5.4.2 By Function
           5.4.3 By Product Type
           5.4.4 By Application
    5.5 Market Dynamics
           5.5.1 Drivers
                    5.5.1.1 Rising Trend of Online Shopping
                    5.5.1.2 Rising Disposable Income
                    5.5.1.3 Improving Global Manufacturing Activities
           5.5.2 Restraints
                    5.5.2.1 Stringent Government Rules & Regulations
           5.5.3 Opportunities
                    5.5.3.1 Emerging Economies
                    5.5.3.2 Investment in R&D Activities
           5.5.4 Challenges
                    5.5.4.1 Fluctuations in Prices of Raw Materials
    5.6 Protective Packaging Market – Average Price Analysis

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 71)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Supply Chain
           6.3.1 Prominent Companies
           6.3.2 Small & Medium Enterprises
    6.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.4.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.4.2 Threat of Substitutes
           6.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.4.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
    6.5 Regulations in this Market
    6.6 Standards in Protective Packaging Market

7 Protective Packaging Market, By Material (Page No. - 78)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Foam Plastics
           7.2.1 Eps is Likely to Be the Fastest-Growing From 2015 to 2020 Followed By Epe
    7.3 Paper & Paperboard
           7.3.1 Kraft Paper is Projected to Be the Fastest Growing Followed By Wlc Paperboard From 2015 to 2020
    7.4 Plastics
           7.4.1 Polyethylene is Likely to Grow at A Fastest Rate Followed By Polystyrene From 2015 to 2020
    7.5 Others
           7.5.1 Wood Projected to Be the Largest and Fastest-Growing From 2015 to 2020

8 Protective Packaging Market, By Product Type (Page No. - 83)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Rigid Protective Packaging
           8.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                    8.2.1.1 Corrugated Boxes to Grow at Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
           8.2.2 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                    8.2.2.1 Industrial Goods Segment Dominated the Rigid Protective Packaging Market in 2014
    8.3 Flexible Protective Packaging
           8.3.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                    8.3.1.1 Lightweight, Clean, and Durable Air Pillows Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
           8.3.2 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                    8.3.2.1 Flexible Packaging Products Widely Used in Industrial Goods Segment
    8.4 Foam Protective Packaging
           8.4.1 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                    8.4.1.1 Molded Foam Segment Projected to Grow at Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
           8.4.2 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                    8.4.2.1 Consumer Electronics Was the Largest User of Foam Protective Packaging in 2014

9 Protective Packaging Market, By Function (Page No. - 95)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Cushioning
    9.3 Blocking & Bracing
    9.4 Void Fill
    9.5 Insulation
    9.6 Wrapping

10 Protective Packaging Market, By Application (Page No. - 99)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 Food & Beverages
     10.3 Industrial Goods
     10.4 Health Care
     10.5 Automotive
     10.6 Consumer Electronics
     10.7 Household Appliances
     10.8 Others

11 Geographic Analysis (Page No. - 103)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 North America
             11.2.1 North America: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country
                        11.2.1.1 U.S. Dominated the Protective Packaging Market in the North American Region in 2014
             11.2.2 North America: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                        11.2.2.1 Paper & Paperboard Segment is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing in the North American Protective Packaging Market
             11.2.3 North America: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                        11.2.3.1 Flexible Protective Packaging is Projected Post Highest CAGR From 2015 to 2020
             11.2.4 North America: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                        11.2.4.1 Cushioning Function Dominated the North American Protective Packaging Market in 2014
             11.2.5 North America: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                        11.2.5.1 Protective Packaging is Widely Used in Industrial Goods in North America
             11.2.6 U.S.
                        11.2.6.1 U.S.: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.2.6.1.1 Plastics Projected to Be the Largest Segment in the U.S. Protective Packaging Market
                        11.2.6.2 U.S.: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.2.6.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Projected to Be the Second-Fastest Growing Segment in the U.S.
                        11.2.6.3 U.S.: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.2.6.3.1 Cushioning Function Dominated the U.S. Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.2.6.4 U.S.: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.2.6.4.1 Protective Packaging Market to Grow Rapidly in Consumer Electronics Segment From 2015 to 2020
             11.2.7 Canada
                        11.2.7.1 Canada: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.2.7.1.1 Rising Demand for Sustainable and Environment-Friendly Packaging Supports the Growth of Paper & Paperboard Segment
                        11.2.7.2 Canada: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.2.7.2.1 Foam Protective Packaging Segment to Grow at A Considerable Rate During the Forecast Period
                        11.2.7.3 Canada: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.2.7.3.1 Shock & Vibration Dampening Features Support the Growth of the Cushioning Function in Canada
                        11.2.7.4 Canada: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.2.7.4.1 Protective Packaging is Projected to Grow at the Highest Rate for Consumer Electronics Segment
             11.2.8 Mexico
                        11.2.8.1 Mexico: Market Size, By Material
                                     11.2.8.1.1 Plastics Projected to Post Second-Highest CAGR From 2015 to 2020 in the Mexican Protective Packaging Market
                        11.2.8.2 Mexico: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.2.8.2.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in Mexico
                        11.2.8.3 Mexico: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.2.8.3.1 Void-Fill to Grow at the Highest Rate in the Mexican Protective Packaging Market During the Forecast Period
                        11.2.8.4 Mexico: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.2.8.4.1 Protective Packaging in Health Care Segment Projected to Record Remarkable Growth During the Forecast Period
     11.3 Europe
             11.3.1 Europe: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country
                        11.3.1.1 Rising E-Commerce Industry Will Support the Growth of Protective Packaging Market in Germany
             11.3.2 Europe: Market Size, By Material
                        11.3.2.1 Economical & Environment-Friendly Factors are Projected to Support the Growth of Paper & Paperboard Segment
             11.3.3 Europe: Market Size, By Product
                        11.3.3.1 Flexible Protective Packaging to Grow at the Highest Rate Over the Next Five Years in Europe
             11.3.4 Europe: Market Size, By Function
                        11.3.4.1 Void-Fill Was the Second-Largest Segment in the European Protective Packaging Market in 2014
             11.3.5 Europe: Market Size, By Application
                        11.3.5.1 Protective Packaging in the Health Care Segment to Post Above-Average Growth Rate From 2015 to 2020
             11.3.6 Germany
                        11.3.6.1 Germany: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.3.6.1.1 Plastics Segment to Grow at the Second-Highest Rate in the German Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.6.2 Germany: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.3.6.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Dominated the Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.3.6.3 Germany: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.3.6.3.1 Wrapping Function to Grow at the Third-Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.6.4 Germany: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.3.6.4.1 Protective Packaging Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing in Food & Beverage Segment
             11.3.7 U.K.
                        11.3.7.1 U.K.: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.3.7.1.1 Paper & Paperboard Segment to Be the Fastest-Growing During the Forecast Period in the U.K. Protective Packaging Market
                        11.3.7.2 U.K.: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.3.7.2.1 Growth in Foam Protective Packaging Will Be Supported By Its Superior Cushioning Properties
                        11.3.7.3 U.K.: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.3.7.3.1 Void-Fill Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in the U.K. Protective Packaging Market
                        11.3.7.4 U.K.: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.3.7.4.1 Consumer Electronics Segment Projected to Grow at the Highest Rate in the U.K. Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
             11.3.8 Russia
                        11.3.8.1 Russia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.3.8.1.1 Plastics Was the Second-Largest Segment in the Russian Protective Packaging
                        11.3.8.2 Russia: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.3.8.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Projected to Be Second-Fastest Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.8.3 Russia: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.3.8.3.1 Insulation is Projected to Post Healthy Growth Due to Rising Shipment of Temperature-Sensitive Products
                        11.3.8.4 Russia: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.3.8.4.1 Industrial Goods Segment Projected to Be the Second-Fastest Growing in the Russian Protective Packaging Market
             11.3.9 France
                        11.3.9.1 France: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.3.9.1.1 Growth in the Foam Protective Packaging Segment Will Be Supported By Its Shock & Vibration Absorbing Features
                        11.3.9.2 France: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.3.9.2.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.9.3 France: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.3.9.3.1 Blocking & Bracing Projected to Be the Slowest-Growing Segment During the Forecast Period
                        11.3.9.4 France: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.3.9.4.1 Rising Production of Industrial Goods Will Support Growth of the Protective Packaging Market in France
             11.3.10 Italy
                        11.3.10.1 Italy: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.3.10.1.1 Paper & Paperboard Accounted for the Largest Segment in the Italian Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.3.10.2 Italy: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.3.10.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Projected to Grow at the Second-Highest CAGR During Forecast Period
                        11.3.10.3 Italy: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.3.10.3.1 Cushioning Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in the Italian Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.10.4 Italy: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.3.10.4.1 Protective Packaging is Widely Used in Food & Beverage Segment
             11.3.11 Rest of Europe
                        11.3.11.1 RoE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.3.11.1.1 Paper & Paperboard is the Fastest-Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.11.2 RoE: Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.3.11.2.1 Foam Protective Packaging to Grow at the Slowest CAGR During the Forecast Period
                        11.3.11.3 RoE: Market Size, By Function
                                     11.3.11.3.1 Cushioning Function to Grow at the Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
                        11.3.11.4 RoE: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.3.11.4.1 Protective Packaging in the Consumer Electronics Segment Projected to Grow at the Highest CAGR
     11.4 Asia-Pacific
             11.4.1 Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country
                                     11.4.1.1.1 China Projected to Grow at the Highest CAGR in the Asia-Pacific Region From 2015 to 2020
             11.4.2 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Material
                        11.4.2.1 Paper & Paperboard Segment Projected to Post Highest CAGR From 2015 to 2020
             11.4.3 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Product Type
                        11.4.3.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Dominated the Asia-Pacific Protective Packaging Market in 2014
             11.4.4 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Function
                        11.4.4.1 Void-Fill Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in the Asia-Pacific Protective Packaging Market
             11.4.5 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application
                                     11.4.5.1.1 Industrial Goods Projected to Be the Second-Fastest-Growing Segment in the Asia-Pacific Protective Packaging
             11.4.6 China
                        11.4.6.1 China: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.4.6.1.1 Plastics Projected to Be the Second-Fastest Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
                        11.4.6.2 China: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.4.6.2.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Segment Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing in China
                        11.4.6.3 China: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.4.6.3.1 Cushioning Function Dominated the Protective Packaging Market in China in 2014
                        11.4.6.4 China: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.4.6.4.1 Consumer Electronics Accounted for the Largest Share in the Protective Packaging Market in China in 2014
             11.4.7 India
                        11.4.7.1 India: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.4.7.1.1 Paper & Paperboard Accounted for the Largest Share in the Indian Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.4.7.2 India: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.4.7.2.1 Flexible Protective Packaging to Grow at the Highest Rate in the Indian Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
                        11.4.7.3 India: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.4.7.3.1 Cushioning Segment Projected to Grow at the Second-Highest Rate in the Indian Protective Packaging Market
                        11.4.7.4 India: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.4.7.4.1 Consumer Electronics Segment Projected to Grow at the Highest CAGR in the Indian Protective Packaging Market
             11.4.8 Japan
                        11.4.8.1 Japan: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.4.8.1.1 Foam Plastics Projected to Be the Third-Fastest-Growing Segment in the Japanese Protective Packaging Market
                        11.4.8.2 Japan: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.4.8.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Segment Dominated the Japanese Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.4.8.3 Japan: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.4.8.3.1 Void-Fill Projected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period in the Japanese Protective Packaging Market
                        11.4.8.4 Japan: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.4.8.4.1 Industrial Goods Segment Dominated the Japanese Protective Packaging Market in 2014
             11.4.9 Australia
                        11.4.9.1 Australia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.4.9.1.1 Plastics Accounted for the Second-Largest Segment in the Australian Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.4.9.2 Australia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.4.9.2.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Segment Projected to Be Fastest-Growing From 2015 to 2020
                        11.4.9.3 Australia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.4.9.3.1 Cushioning Dominated the Australian Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.4.9.4 Australia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.4.9.4.1 Automotive Segment to Post Considerable Growth in the Australian Protective Packaging Market
             11.4.10 Rest of Asia-Pacific
                        11.4.10.1 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.4.10.1.1 Paper & Paperboard Segment to Grow at the Highest CAGR From 2015 to 2020
                        11.4.10.2 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.4.10.2.1 Foam Protective Packaging Segment to Grow at A Healthy Rate During the Forecast Period
                        11.4.10.3 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.4.10.3.1 Wrapping Segment Projected to Grow at A Significant Rate From 2015 to 2020
                        11.4.10.4 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.4.10.4.1 Consumer Electronics to Grow at the Fastest Rate in the Rest of Asia-Pacific Protective Packaging Market
     11.5 Rest of the World
             11.5.1 RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country
                        11.5.1.1 Brazil’s Protective Packaging Market Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing in the RoW Region
             11.5.2 RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                        11.5.2.1 Paper & Paperboard Segment Dominated the RoW Protective Packaging Market in 2014
             11.5.3 RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                        11.5.3.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in the RoW Region
             11.5.4 RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                        11.5.4.1 Cushioning Segment to Grow at A Significant Rate in the RoW Protective Packaging Market
             11.5.5 RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                        11.5.5.1 Food & Beverage Segment Projected to Be the Second-Fastest Growing in the RoW Protective Packaging Market
             11.5.6 Brazil
                        11.5.6.1 Brazil: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.5.6.1.1 Paper & Paperboard Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in the Brazilian Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.6.2 Brazil: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.5.6.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Accounted for the Largest Share in the Brazilian Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.6.3 Brazil: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.5.6.3.1 Insulation Segment to Grow at A Significant Rate in the Brazilian Protective Packaging From 2015 to 2020
                        11.5.6.4 Brazil: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.5.6.4.1 Industrial Goods Segment to Post Second-Fastest Growth Rate in the Brazilian Protective Packaging From 2015 to 2020
             11.5.7 Argentina
                        11.5.7.1 Argentina: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.5.7.1.1 Foam Plastics Projected to Be Second-Fastest-Growing Segment in the Argentinean Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.7.2 Argentina: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.5.7.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Accounted for the Second-Largest Segment in 2014
                        11.5.7.3 Argentina: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.5.7.3.1 Blocking & Bracing Segment to Grow at the Slowest Rate in the Argentinean Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.7.4 Argentina: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.5.7.4.1 Industrial Goods Segment Dominated the Argentinean Protective Packaging Market in 2014
             11.5.8 UAE
                        11.5.8.1 UAE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.5.8.1.1 Plastics Projected to Be the Second-Fastest-Growing Segment in the UAE Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.8.2 UAE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.5.8.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Dominated the UAE Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.5.8.3 UAE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.5.8.3.1 Cushioning Projected to Be Second-Fastest-Growing Segment in the UAE Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
                        11.5.8.4 UAE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.5.8.4.1 Consumer Electronics Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment in the UAE Protective Packaging Market
             11.5.9 South Africa
                        11.5.9.1 South Africa: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.5.9.1.1 Foam Plastics Projected to Be the Second-Fastest-Growing Segment in the South African Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.9.2 South Africa: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.5.9.2.1 Rigid Protective Packaging Accounted for the Largest Share in the South African Protective Packaging Market in 2014
                        11.5.9.3 South Africa: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.5.9.3.1 Cushioning Segment Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing in the South African Protective Packaging Market
                        11.5.9.4 South Africa: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.5.9.4.1 Protective Packaging Widely Used in the Industrial Goods Segment
             11.5.10 Others Countries in RoW
                        11.5.10.1 Other Countries in RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material
                                     11.5.10.1.1 Paper & Paperboard Accounted for the Largest Segment in 2014
                        11.5.10.2 Other Countries in RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type
                                     11.5.10.2.1 Flexible Protective Packaging Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
                        11.5.10.3 Other Countries in RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function
                                     11.5.10.3.1 Cushioning Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Segment From 2015 to 2020
                        11.5.10.4 Other Countries in RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application
                                     11.5.10.4.1 Consumer Electronics Accounted for the Largest Share in 2014

12 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 218)
     12.1 Overview
     12.2 Competitive Situations & Trends
             12.2.1 Partnerships, Agreements & Joint Ventures
             12.2.2 Expansions
             12.2.3 New Product Launches
             12.2.4 Mergers & Acquisitions

13 Company Profiles (Page No. - 223)
     13.1 Introduction
     13.2 Smurfit KAPPA Group PLC
     13.3 Rocktenn Company
     13.4 Sealed Air Corporation
     13.5 Sonoco Products Company
     13.6 Huhtamaki OYJ
     13.7 DS Smith PLC
     13.8 Pregis Corporation
     13.9 Pro-Pac Packaging Limited
     13.10 Storopack Hans Reichenecker Gmbh
     13.11 The DOW Chemical Company

14 Appendix (Page No. - 250)
     14.1 Insights of Industry Experts
     14.2 Discussion Guide
     14.3 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
     14.4 Available Customizations
     14.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (228 Tables)

Table 1 Protective Packaging Materials & Their Descriptions
Table 2 Protective Packaging Functions & Their Descriptions
Table 3 Protective Packaging Product Types & Their Descriptions
Table 4 Protective Packaging Applications & Their Descriptions
Table 5 Rising Trend of Online Shopping is Propelling the Growth of Protective Packaging Market
Table 6 Restraints in the Protective Packaging Market
Table 7 Opportunities in the Protective Packaging Market
Table 8 Protective Packaging Market Challenges
Table 9 Regulations in Protective Packaging Market
Table 10 Standards in Protective Protection Market
Table 11 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 13 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 15 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 17 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 19 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 21 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 23 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 25 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 27 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 29 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 31 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 33 North America: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 North America: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 35 North America: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 North America: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 37 North America: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 North America: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 39 North America: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 North America: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 41 North America: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 North America: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 43 U.S.: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 U.S.: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 45 U.S.: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 U.S.: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 47 U.S.: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 U.S.: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 49 U.S.: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 U.S.: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 51 Canada: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Canada: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 53 Canada: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Canada: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 55 Canada: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Canada: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 57 Canada: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Canada: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 59 Mexico: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Mexico: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 61 Mexico: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 Mexico: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 63 Mexico: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 Mexico: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 65 Mexico: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 66 Mexico: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 67 Europe: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 68 Europe: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 69 Europe: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 70 Europe: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 71 Europe: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 72 Europe: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 73 Europe: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 74 Europe: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 75 Europe: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 76 Europe: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 77 Germany: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 78 Germany: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 79 Germany: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 80 Germany: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 81 Germany: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 82 Germany: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 83 Germany: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 84 Germany: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 85 U.K.: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 86 U.K.: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 87 U.K.: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 88 U.K.: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 89 U.K.: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 90 U.K.: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 91 U.K.: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 92 U.K.: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 93 Russia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 94 Russia: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 95 Russia: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 96 Russia: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 97 Russia: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 98 Russia: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 99 Russia: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 100 Russia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 101 France: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 102 France: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 103 France: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 104 France: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 105 France: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 106 France: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 107 France: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 108 France: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 109 Italy: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 110 Italy: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 111 Italy: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 112 Italy: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 113 Italy: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 114 Italy: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 115 Italy: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 116 Italy: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 117 RoE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 118 RoE: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 119 RoE: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 120 RoE: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 121 RoE: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 122 RoE: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 123 RoE: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 124 RoE: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 125 Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 126 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 127 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 128 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 129 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 130 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 131 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 132 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 133 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 134 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 135 China: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 136 China: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 137 China: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 138 China: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 139 China: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 140 China: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 141 China: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 142 China: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 143 India: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 144 India: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 145 India: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 146 India: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 147 India: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 148 India: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 149 India: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 150 India: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 151 Japan: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 152 Japan: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 153 Japan: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 154 Japan: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 155 Japan: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 156 Japan: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 157 Japan: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 158 Japan: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 159 Australia: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 160 Australia: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 161 Australia: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 162 Australia: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 163 Australia: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 164 Australia: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 165 Australia: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 166 Australia: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 167 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 168 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 169 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 170 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 171 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 172 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 173 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 174 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 175 RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 176 RoW: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 177 RoW: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 178 RoW: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 179 RoW: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 180 RoW: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 181 RoW: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 182 RoW: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 183 RoW: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 184 RoW: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 185 Brazil: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 186 Brazil: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 187 Brazil: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 188 Brazil: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 189 Brazil: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 190 Brazil: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 191 Brazil: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 192 Brazil: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 193 Argentina: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 194 Argentina: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 195 Argentina: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 196 Argentina: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 197 Argentina: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 198 Argentina: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 199 Argentina: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 200 Argentina: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 201 UAE: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 202 UAE: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 203 UAE:Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 204 UAE: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 205 UAE: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 206 UAE: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 207 UAE: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 208 UAE: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 209 South Africa: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 210 South Africa: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 211 South Africa: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 212 South Africa: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 213 South Africa: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 214 South Africa: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 215 South Africa: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 216 South Africa: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 217 Other Countries in RoW: Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 218 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Material, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 219 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 220 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Product Type, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 221 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 222 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Function, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 223 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 224 Other Countries in RoW: Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (MT)
Table 225 Partnerships, Agreements & Joint Ventures, 2011–2015
Table 226 Expansions, 2011–2015
Table 227 New Product Launches, 2011–2015
Table 228 Merger & Acquisitions, 2011–2015


List of Figures (58 Figures)

Figure 1 Protective Packaging Market Segmentation
Figure 2 Research Design
Figure 3 Projected GDP Per Capita, By Country
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 6 Protective Packaging Market Snapshot (2015 vs 2020): Paper & Paperboard is Projected to Grow at the Highest Rate
Figure 7 China is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Country-Level Market for Protective Packaging From 2015 to 2020
Figure 8 Leading Market Players Adopted Mergers & Acquisitions as the Key Strategy During 2011-2015
Figure 9 Cushioning Function is Projected to Dominate the Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 10 Industrial Goods Dominated the Protective Packaging Market in 2014
Figure 11 Region-Wise Local Suppliers in Protective Packaging Market
Figure 12 Emerging Economies Offer Attractive Opportunities for Growth in the Protective Packaging Market
Figure 13 Paper & Paperboard Material is Projected to Grow at the Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
Figure 14 China Accounted for Largest Share in Asia-Pacific Protective Packaging Market in 2014
Figure 15 China Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Country-Level Protective Packaging Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 16 Protective Packaging Market: Emerging Markets vs Developed Markets
Figure 17 Flexible Protective Packaging to Grow at the Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
Figure 18 Protective Packaging Market in Asia-Pacific is Experiencing High Growth
Figure 19 Evolution of Protective Packaging
Figure 20 Protective Packaging Market Dynamics
Figure 21 Protective Packaging Market, Average Price Analysis, By Region
Figure 22 Protective Packaging Market, Average Price Analysis, By Material
Figure 23 Protective Packaging Market, Average Price Analysis, By Product Type
Figure 24 Protective Packaging Market, Average Price Analysis, By Function
Figure 25 Protective Packaging Market, Average Price Analysis, By Application
Figure 26 Value Chain Analysis of Protective Packaging Industry
Figure 27 Supply Chain Analysis of Protective Packaging Industry
Figure 28 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 29 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Material, 2015 & 2020
Figure 30 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2015 & 2020
Figure 31 Rigid Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2015 & 2020
Figure 32 Flexible Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2015 & 2020
Figure 33 Foam Protective Packaging Market Size, By Product Type, 2015 & 2020
Figure 34 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Function, 2015 & 2020
Figure 35 Protective Packaging Market Size, By Application, 2015 & 2020
Figure 36 China is Projected to Witness Fastest Growth in the Protective Packaging Market Form 2015-2020
Figure 37 Mexico Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Protective Packaging Market in the North American Region
Figure 38 Europe Projected to Be the Second-Fastest Growing Protective Packaging Market in the World
Figure 39 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Protective Packaging Market Globally From 2015 to 2020
Figure 40 Brazil Projected to Lead the Protective Packaging Market in the RoW Region
Figure 41 Key Companies Adopted Acquisition Strategy Over the Last Four Years From 2011-2015
Figure 42 Rocktenn Company Grew at the Highest Rate Between 2012 & 2014
Figure 43 Acquisitions Fueled Growth & Innovation
Figure 44 Acquisitions: the Key Strategy, 2011-2015
Figure 45 Geographic Revenue Mix of Top Five Market Players
Figure 46 Smurfit KAPPA Group PLC: Company Snapshot
Figure 47 Smurfit KAPPA Group PLC: SWOT Analysis
Figure 48 Rocktenn Company: Company Snapshot
Figure 49 Rocktenn Company: SWOT Analysis
Figure 50 Sealed Air Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 51 Sealed Air Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 52 Sonoco Products Company: Company Snapshot
Figure 53 Sonoco Products Company: SWOT Analysis
Figure 54 Huhtamaki OYJ: Company Snapshot
Figure 55 Huhtamaki OYJ: SWOT Analysis
Figure 56 DS Smith PLC.: Company Snapshot
Figure 57 Pro-Pac Packaging Limited: Company Snapshot
Figure 58 The DOW Chemical Company: Company Snapshot

The protective packaging market has been growing in accordance with the growth in the manufacturing and e-commerce industries. The rising production and the growing trend of Internet shopping worldwide highlight the need for protective packaging, which can prevent damages to the product while transporting, storing, and handling.

Increasing disposable incomes of people, rapid urbanization, and changing lifestyles are likely to drive the demand for packed goods and e-retailing channels. This will further boost the market for protective packaging over the next five years. In addition to this, the rising concern towards the environment will increase the demand for sustainable protective packaging, which can be reused and recycled. This will drive innovations in technologies used for protective packaging.

Protective Packaging Market

The global Protective Packaging Market is projected to reach $35.82 Billion by 2020, with a CAGR of 6.39% from 2015-2020. The Asia-Pacific region is projected to grow at the highest CAGR of 7.62% during the forecast period, that is, 2015 to 2020.

The growth of the protective packaging market is primarily driven by the following:

  • Rapid urbanization in emerging economies
  • Increase in global manufacturing activities
  • Rising trend of Internet shopping
  • Expansion of m-commerce and e-commerce industries

The flexible protective packaging market is projected to grow at the highest CAGR of 7.63% from 2015 to 2020. The protective packaging market was dominated by the rigid protective packaging segment, which accounted for 38% of the total market in 2014.

The global protective packaging market is marked with intense competition due to the presence of a large number of both, big and small firms. New product launches, mergers & acquisitions, and partnerships & expansions are the key strategies adopted by market players to ensure their growth in the market. The key players in the market includes Smurfit Kappa Group Plc (Ireland), RockTenn Company (U.S.), Sealed Air Corporation (U.S.), Sonoco Products Company (U.S.), and Huhtamaki OYJ (Finland). Other players include Pro-Pac Packaging Limited (Australia), Pregis Corporation (U.S.), DS Smith Plc (U.K.), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), and Storopack Hans Reichenecker GmbH (Germany). In this report, the global protective packaging market is segmented into material, product type, function, application, and region.

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MnM’s client who is a multinational company active both in the consumer and industrial sector was interested in project involving “Consumers and Business user survey and insight analysis for Padded Mailers in North America”. The key objective for the study involved:

  1. To understand the user preferences on padded mailers with respect to different segments such as health and personal care, clothing and accessories, information stores, wholesale trades, electronics and appliances, online stores and direct marketing
  2. To provide relative importance of mailer attributes across these segments based on regression analysis

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  1. Methodology Adopted by MnM : MnM carried out a detailed web survey and conducted primary interviews to understand the user preferences on padded mailers with respect to different segments. A questionnaire was designed with more number of open ended questions in consultation with the client. Conjoint analysis questions were set based on the responses for each segment. Three different price levels were finalized considering high, average and low price levels for the most predominant size in the segment. Importance levels for the performance attributes such as impact resistance, puncture resistance and flexibility were measured on the high, medium and low scale. Bundles sets of the attributes with different price levels were formed based on the importance levels of attributes across the segments and price levels. The respondents were asked to rank their preferences on a scale of 1 to 6 for each bundles, 1 being most preferable and 6 as least. The questionnaire was uploaded in the online survey platform and responses were collected using both online and offline methods. The link to fill up the survey was sent to a large set of respondents belonging to different industry segments. Analysis of the collected responses is done using regression analysis.
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    The overall scenario of padded mailers in North America for various segments such as health and personal care, clothing and accessories, information stores, wholesale trades, electronics and appliances, online stores and direct marketing. The products different segments ships using Padded Mailers were identified, with their demand per month. Also, what performance attributes of padded mailers are required by the user were identified and were rated based on the consumer preference on a scale of 1 to 5. The client was provided with the price of padded mailer based on the relative importance of mailer attributes across these segments based on regression analysis.

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