Clamshell Packaging Market

Clamshell Packaging Market: APEJ and North America Estimated to Account for a Combined Value Share of More Than 50% by 2028 End: Global Industry Analysis (2013-2017) & Opportunity Assessment (2018-2028)

  • REP-GB-3573
  • 2018-07-30
  • Category: Packaging
  • 226 Pages
  • Format: pdf

Over 60% of the Clamshell Packaging demand to be generated by the Food end use segment, which is expected to increase further by the end of 2028 

The global market for clamshell packaging was valued at US$ 7933.2 million in 2017. The market is forecast to expand at a CAGR of 4.3% during the forecast period, 2018-2028.

Clamshells are similar to blister packs. The difference being that clamshell have hinges which allow two halves structures to come together in clamshell form. The clamshells can be made from material such as plastics or paper/paperboard. The clamshell packaging is very common form of packaging for industries such as food, electrical & electronics, cosmetics & personal care, household goods, gifts, toys & stationery, pharmaceuticals, etc. The clamshell packaging is a very secure form of packaging and helps to protect the products from any type of contamination. Also it is very cost effective and easy to manufacture, hence many consumer goods manufacturers are preferring this type of packaging for their products.

Food end use segment of the global clamshell packaging market was valued at US$ 4967.8 million in 2017 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.4% over the forecast period 2018-2028.

On the basis of product type, mock clamshell segment is expected to create incremental $ opportunity of US$ 1802 Mn, during the forecast period. The 2-piece clamshell segment is valued at US$ 4390.6 Mn in 2017 and is expected to reach US$ 6775.8 Mn, by the end of the forecast period. On the basis of material type, paper/paperboard segment is anticipated to register a CAGR of 4.5%, during the forecast period.

Drivers & Restraints

Globalization has changed the way goods are traded. Packaging designs must ensure the integrity and safety of the product during transit. Products such as food, pharmaceuticals, electricals & electronics, cosmetics & personal care require efficient packaging solutions such as clamshell packaging. Clamshell packaging ensures quality of the product throughout the supply chain, and increases confidence of the manufacturer.

One potential restraint to the growth of the clamshell packaging market is the use of plastic materials such as PET, PVC, PE, etc., which are considered harmful for the environment. PET should be replaced with RPET to reduce waste and cost, while PVC is still difficult to break down.

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On the basis of end use, the global market for clamshell packaging market is segmented into food, electrical & electronics, cosmetics & personal care, household goods, gifts, toys & stationery, pharmaceuticals, etc. The food and pharmaceuticals segment is expected to create total incremental $ opportunity of US$ 3430.0 Mn, during the end of the forecast period. The cosmetics & personal care segment is expected to create incremental $ opportunity of US$ 158 Mn, during the forecast period and is anticipated to register a CAGR of 3.6% during the forecast period.

Competitive Landscape

Key players operating in the global market for clamshell packaging include Amcor Limited, Smurfit Kappa Group Plc., Universal Plastics Corporation, Westrock Company, Parksons Packaging Ltd, VisiPak Inc., Prime Packaging LLC, Placon Corporation Inc., Dordan Manufacturing Company, and Sonoco Products Company among others.

In this report, Future Market Insights (FMI) offers a 10-year forecast of the global clamshell packaging market between 2018 and 2028. In terms of value, the global clamshell packaging market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.3% during the forecast period. The study reveals clamshell packaging dynamics in seven geographic segments along with market analysis for current market environment and future scenario over the forecast period of the global clamshell packaging market.

Report Description

This Future Market Insights report studies the global clamshell packaging market for the period 2018–2028. The prime objective of this report (global clamshell packaging market) is to offer insights and key market trends pertaining to the global clamshell packaging market that are gradually helping transform global businesses.

The global clamshell packaging market report begins with the executive summary for various categories and their share in the clamshell packaging market. It is followed by market dynamics and overview of the global clamshell packaging market, which includes FMI analysis of market drivers, restraints, and trends that are affecting growth of the clamshell packaging market. Furthermore, to understand the popularity of the clamshell packaging market segment, the attractiveness index and BPS analysis with elaborated insights on the same is provided, which will show the market’s attractiveness based on factors such as CAGR and incremental opportunity. To show the performance of the clamshell packaging market in each country and region, BPS analysis is provided.

The global market for clamshell packaging is further segmented as per packaging type, material type, product type, and end use. On the basis of packaging type, global market for clamshell packaging is segmented into trays, bowls, boxes and containers, and others. On the basis of material type, global market for clamshell packaging is segmented into plastic and paper/paperboard. On the basis of product type, global market for clamshell packaging is segmented into mock clamshell, 2-piece clamshell, and tri-fold clamshell. On the basis of end use, the global market for clamshell packaging is segmented into food, electrical & electronics, cosmetics & personal care, household goods, gifts toys & stationary, pharmaceuticals and others.

The next section of the report highlights the clamshell packaging market, by region, and provides the market outlook for 2018–2028. The study analyses the drivers that influence the regional Clamshell Packaging market. Main regions assessed in this report include North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, and Asia Pacific excluding Japan, the Middle East & Africa (MEA) and Japan. The report (global Clamshell Packaging market) evaluates the present scenario and growth prospects of the regional Clamshell Packaging market for 2018–2028.

To ascertain the market size in terms of value and volume, revenue generated by the key manufacturers and their respective production capacity is taken into consideration. The forecast presented here assesses the total revenue generated by value, across the clamshell packaging market. In order to provide an accurate forecast, we initiated by sizing up the current market, which forms the basis on how the clamshell packaging market is expected to develop in the future. Given the characteristics of the market, we triangulated the outcome on the basis of three different types of analysis; based on supply side, downstream industry demand and the economic envelope. In addition, it is imperative to note that in an ever-fluctuating global economy, we not only conduct forecasts in terms of CAGR, but also analyse the market based on key parameters, to understand the predictability of the clamshell packaging market and identify the right opportunities across the market.

The market segment for global clamshell packaging market have been analysed in terms of basis point share (BPS) to understand the individual segment’s relative contributions to market growth. This detailed level of information is important for identifying various key trends in the clamshell packaging market. Another key feature of global clamshell packaging market is the analysis of key segments in terms of absolute dollar opportunity. Absolute dollar opportunity is critical for evaluating the scope of opportunity that a provider can look to achieve, as well as to identify potential resources from a delivery perspective of the clamshell packaging market. The overall absolute dollar opportunity along with the segmental split is mentioned in global clamshell packaging market.

To understand key growth segments in terms of growth and adoption for clamshell packaging. Globally, Future Market Insights developed the clamshell packaging market ‘Attractiveness Index.’ The resulting index should help providers identify real market opportunities.

In the final section of the report on clamshell packaging, the ‘dashboard view’ of the companies is provided, to compare the current industrial scenario and their contribution in total clamshell packaging market. Moreover, it is primarily designed to provide clients with an objective and detailed comparative assessment of key providers specific to a market segment. Report audiences can gain segment-specific manufacturer insights to identify and evaluate key competitors based on the in-depth assessment of their capabilities and success in the clamshell packaging marketplace.

Detailed profiles of companies are also included in global clamshell packaging market is to evaluate their strategies, key product offerings and recent developments. Key players operating in the global market for clamshell packaging include Amcor Limited, Smurfit Kappa Group Plc., Universal Plastics Corporation, Westrock Company, Parksons Packaging Ltd, VisiPak Inc., Prime Packaging LLC, Placon Corporation Inc., Dordan Manufacturing Company, and Sonoco Products Company among others.

Key Segments Covered in Global Clamshell Packaging Market is:

By Packaging Type

  • Trays

  • Bowls

  • Boxes & Containers

  • Others

By Material Type

  • Plastic

    • PET

    • PVC

    • PP

    • PS

    • Others

  • Paper/Paperboard

By Product Type

  • Mock Clamshells

  • 2-Piece Clamshells

  • Tri-Fold Clamshells

By End Use

  • Food

    • Fruits & Vegetables

    • Ready-to-Eat Food

    • Bakery & Confectionery

    • Frozen Food

    • Others

  • Electrical & Electronics

  • Cosmetics & Personal Care

  • Household Goods

  • Gifts, Toys & Stationary

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Others

Regional analysis is presented for global Clamshell Packaging segments:

  • North America

    • U.S.

    • Canada

  • Latin America

    • Brazil

    • Mexico

    • Argentina

    • Rest of Latin America

  • Western Europe

    • Germany

    • Spain

    • Italy

    • U.K.

    • France

    • Nordic

    • Benelux

    • Rest of Western Europe

  • Eastern Europe

    • Russia

    • Poland

    • Rest of Eastern Europe

  • Asia Pacific Excluding Japan (APEJ)

    • China

    • India

    • ASEAN

    • Australia and New Zealand

    • Rest of APAC

  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)

    • GCC

    • North Africa

    • South Africa

    • Rest of MEA

  • Japan