DUBLIN, Jan 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Flexible Protective Packaging Market 2016-2020" report to their offering.
The global flexible protective packaging market to grow at a CAGR of 6.22% during the period 2016-2020.
Global Flexible Protective Packaging Market 2016-2020, 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.
The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is emphasis on sustainability. Sustainability has become an important parameter for flexible protective packaging products. It is broadly defined as controlling landfill and litter resulting from the use non-bio-degradable materials such as conventional plastic packaging products.
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is suitable for goods with unusual shapes. Flexible protective packaging products and solutions are more cost effective than rigid protective packaging products and solutions and they do not limit companies to shipping only small products. Using flexible protective packaging solutions such as expanded polystyrene beads, companies such as Simpak have been able to ship large printers and even porcelain toilets weighing as much as 100 pounds.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges faced by the global flexible protective packaging market is the high cost of producing packaging materials. The new designs and materials required to produce these materials have increased the overall cost of materials. Some expensive materials used for packaging are hydraulic-pressured compact film and regenerated cellulose films. These materials are responsible for the high cost of packaging materials.
- Sealed Air
- Smurfit Kappa
Other prominent vendors:
- FP International
- iVEX Protective Packaging
- Macfarlane Group
- Unisource Worldwide
- Veritiv Corporation
- Shorr Packaging Corp
- Automated Packaging Systems
Key Topics Covered:
Part 01: Executive summary
Part 02: Scope of the report
Part 03: Market research methodology
Part 04: Introduction
Part 05: Market landscape
Part 06: Market segmentation by product
Part 07: Geographical segmentation
Part 08: Market drivers
Part 09: Impact of drivers
Part 10: Market challenges
Part 11: Impact of drivers and challenges
Part 12: Market trends
Part 13: Vendor landscape
Part 14: Key vendor analysis
Part 15: Appendix
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