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PLA Cup Market

Market Insights on PLA Cup covering sales outlook, demand forecast & up-to-date key trends

PLA Cup Market by Capacity, Sales Channel, End Use, Application & Region - Forecast 2022 - 2032

PLA Cup Market

The global sales of PLA cups are projected to grow at a CAGR of around 5.2% over the forecast period from 2022 to 2032. Growth in the market is driven by rising adoption of PLA cups across diverse end-use verticals such as cages, hotels, restaurants, and bars.

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PLA Cup Market Projected Growth Rate (2022-2032)

5.2% CAGR

PLA cups are unique biodegradable cups manufactured from a biopolymer called polylactic acid (PLA). This bio-based plastic (PLA) is made from starchy plants like corn.  PLA cups are easy to manufacture and are considered an ideal alternative to conventional plastic cups due to excellent recyclability and eco-friendly nature.

Over the last few years, demand for PLA cups has risen at a substantial pace due to growing consumer inclination towards biodegradable products and increasing adoption across various industries. These cups are ideally suited for applications such as milkshakes, carbonated beverages, iced tea and coffee, fruit juices, alcoholic beverages, ice creams, and smoothies.

PLA cups are available in various capacities such as up to 10 oz, 10 to 15 oz, and 15 to 25 oz which enable end users to choose any product as per their specific requirements.

Which Factors are Expected to Boost the Growth of PLA Cup Market

Rapid expansion of end-use verticals such as restaurants, hotels, and cafes, rising government initiatives to reduce the usage of plastic products, and various benefits of PLA cups are some of the major factors expected to augment growth in the global PLA cup market during the forecast period.

PLA cups have emerged as a suitable replacement for plastic cups like PP cups and PET cups due to their biodegradability and recyclability. These cups are easy to recycle and therefore play a key role in reducing plastic pollution levels.

End users are showing a keen inclination towards using PLA cups over other alternatives to cater to the rising consumer demand for eco-friendly products as well as to cope with the strict government regulations.

PLA cups have the potential to withstand a wide range of temperatures and thus can be used for serving cold as well as hot food & beverage products. Increasing number of food service outlets and rising consumer spending on alcoholic and fruit beverages is expected to generate lucrative growth opportunities for the manufacturers of PLA cups during the forecast period.

Similarly, various initiatives taken by government organizations to reduce plastic pollution as well as to encourage the adoption of biodegradable products will further assist market growth during the forthcoming period,

Manufacturers of PLA cups are using various promotional tactics for educating people about the benefits of using PLA cups. They are introducing printable products and establishing new recycling plants to gain an upper hand in the market.

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Which Factors are Challenging the Growth of PLA Cup Market

There is no doubt that eco-friendly products like PLA cups are gradually taking over end use verticals. However, there are various factors that are likely to slow down market growth during the forecast period. Some of these factors are the easy availability of alternative products and poor penetration of PLA cups across low economic regions.

Similarly, high production cost of PLA cups as compared to alternatives such as PP cups is also limiting market growth.

Why is Demand for PLA Cups Rising Rapidly Across Asia Pacific

With rapid increase in the number of food service outlets and rising government support for encouraging the adoption of eco-friendly products, the Asia Pacific PLA cup market is forecast to grow at a relatively higher CAGR over the forecast period between 2022 and 2032.

Demand for PLA cups is likely to experience huge upsurge across fast growing nations like India and China due to growing consumer awareness about the benefits of PLA cups, rising government support, easy availability of PLA cups at lower prices, and rapid expansion of end-use industries.

Similarly, factors such as rapidly growing population, changing lifestyle. increasing disposable income, and rising adoption of PLA cups during weddings and parties are expected to support market growth during the forecast period.

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How is North America Contributing to Growth of the PLA cup Market

According to Future Market Insights, North America is expected to provide immense growth opportunities for the manufactures of PLA cups during the forecast period, owing to the rapid expansion of end use verticals, increasing consumer spending, rising inclination towards eco-friendly products, and heavy presence of leading market players.

Most of the end users across developed nations like the United States are shifting their preference towards PLA cups due to their biodegradable nature. They serve a variety of beverages in these PLA cups. Rising consumer spending on alcoholic and fruit beverages is expected to boost sales of PLA cups across North America regions during the forecast period.

Similarly, implementation of stringent regulations on plastic usage to protect the environment from plastic pollution coupled with high living standard will create growth prospects within the North America PLA cup market during the forthcoming period.

Market Competition

Some of the key participants present in the global PLA cup market include Biopac (UK) Ltd, Celebration Paper & Plastics Ltd., Avani Eco Hub, Eco-Products, Inc., Betterearth Llc, and Green Paper Products among others.

These leading market players are constantly upgrading their product portfolios by introducing new products with different sizes and lower costs. Besides this, they have adopted various strategies such as partnerships, acquisitions, establishment of recycling facilities, and strengthening of distribution channels to gain a competitive edge in the market.

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Scope of Report

Report Attribute

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Growth Rate

CAGR of 5.2% from 2022 to 2032

Base Year for Estimation

2021

Historical Data

2015-2020

Forecast Period

2022-2032

Quantitative Units

Revenue in USD Billion, Volume in Kilotons and CAGR from 2022-2032

Report Coverage

Revenue Forecast, Volume Forecast, Company Ranking, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, Trends and Pricing Analysis

Segments Covered

  • Capacity’
  • Sales Channel
  • End Use
  • Application
  • Region

Regions Covered

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Western Europe
  • Eastern Europe
  • APEJ
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa

Key Countries Profiled

  • U.S
  • Canada
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Germany
  • U.K
  • France
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • Nordics
  • BENELUX
  • Australia & New Zealand
  • China
  • India
  • ASEAN
  • GCC
  • South Africa

Key Companies Profiled

  • Biopac (UK) Ltd
  • Celebration Paper & Plastics Ltd.
  • Avani Eco Hub
  • Eco-Products, Inc.
  • Betterearth Llc
  • Green Paper Products
  • Others

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Key Segments Profiled in the PLA Cup Industry Survey

By Capacity:

  • Up to 10 oz
  • 10 to 15 oz
  • 15 to 20 oz
  • 20 to 25 oz

By Sales Channel:

  • Manufacturers (Direct Sales)
  • Distributors
  • E-retail
  • Retailers
  • Hypermarkets
  • Supermarkets
  • Convenience Stores
  • Specialty Stores
  • Discount Stores & Warehouse

By Application:

  • Carbonated beverages
  • Milkshakes
  • Iced Tea/Coffee
  • Fruit Juices
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Smoothies
  • Ice Creams
  • Other Food & Beverage Products

By End Use:

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants & Motels
  • Bars & Lounges
  • Cafes
  • Others

By Region:

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Western Europe
  • Eastern Europe
  • APEJ
  • Japan
  • Middle East & Africa

Frequently Asked Questions

FMI projects the global PLA cup market to grow at a CAGR of around 5.2% by 2032.

As per FMI, Asia Pacific is expected to be the most opportunistic PLA cup market, expanding at a steady CAGR during the assessment period.

Biopac (UK) Ltd, Celebration Paper & Plastics Ltd., Avani Eco Hub, and Eco-Products, Inc. are some prominent PLA cup manufacturers

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