Increasing Preference for Recyclable and Leak-proof Packaging to Bolster Growth of Global Market for Plastic Packaging Equipment

Published Date : Sep 07, 2016

Plastic packaging has been gaining immense popularity in the last few years and is used in diverse sectors. As a result, the plastic packaging equipment market is witnessing substantial growth. Plastic packaging is used widely from consumer goods to food products, pharmaceuticals, household goods, and others. Plastic packaging equipment are crucial as there are diverse types of plastic packaging that demand for different physical properties. This is expected to generate potential opportunities for the key players in the market.

The primary kinds of plastic packaging equipment that are extensively used in the global market are:

  • Fill and Seal Machines
  • Heat Guns
  • Shrink Tunnels
  • Bag Sealers
  • L-bar Sealers
  • Shrink Wrap Systems
  • Pallet Stretch Wrap Systems
  • Shrink Sleeve Banding Machines

Plastic packaging is comparatively strong and lightweight, and it further offers diverse processes such as extrusion, molding, and others for packaging purposes. In addition, the growing inclination towards recyclable materials for packaging purpose is estimated to augment the growth of the global market for plastic packaging equipment in the next few years. Moreover, the low cost, durability, product safety, and other factors are contributing extensively towards the growth of the market. 

The key players operating in the plastic packaging equipment market across the globe include Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. Inc., Accutek Packaging Equipment Co., Plastic Packaging Inc., and Robert Bosch GmbH. These players are focusing on technological developments in order to offer innovations to the consumers and attain the competitive advantage in the overall market. The rising trend of online retail is another factor expected to boost the demand for plastic packaging equipment in the near future.

The key players in the plastic packaging market across the globe are further emphasizing on research and development activities to introduce new equipment in order to offer customization of products to the consumers. Several new players are projected to enter the global market in order to create a brand name and expand the product horizon in the next few years. As a result, the competition among the players in the plastic packaging equipment market across the globe is expected to become intense in the coming few years.