Returnable Plastic Crates Market to Surge 1.7x through 2029
The packaging industry all over the world is undergoing tremendous transformation in the view of ever-changing consumer and end user demand. With rigid and flexible plastic packaging solutions replacing traditional packaging formats, the global revenue of the returnable plastic crates (RPC) market will surpass US$ 2 Bn in 2026. Market growth would also be supported by increasing consumption of packed food and beverages. This recently published FMI report reveals that, the sales of RPCs are likely to expand 1.7x over 2019-2029.
Frequently Asked Questions about Global Returnable Plastic Crates Market
Which application area holds potential growth opportunities for market players?
The agriculture sector is expected to offer lucrative opportunities, attributable to the growing demand for returnable plastic crates for the bulk packaging of fresh produce and horticulture products.
What are the future prospects of the returnable plastic crates market?
There will be a slight increase in the demand for returnable plastic crates over the next decade, on the back of impressive growth in the agriculture sector. Increasing transportation of seafood, meat, and poultry in developing nations is also expected to offer better growth prospects to players in the global returnable plastic crates market.
Which region will dominate the global returnable plastic crates market?
North America and Western Europe are expected to dominate the returnable plastic crates market during the forecast period of 2019-2029. Rapid growth and penetration of supermarkets, hypermarkets, and retail distributors that serve better packaged goods in these regions are vital factors that are boosting market growth in these mature markets.
What is the degree of competition in the returnable plastic crates market?
Companies such as Brambles Limited, Supreme Industries Limited, Schoeller Allibert Services B.V., and DS Smith PLC are big market players in the global returnable plastic crates market, and are expected to continue dominating the market with their wide product portfolios.
Which type of returnable plastic crates will register the highest sales in the next five years?
Nestable returnable plastic crates are expected to witness the highest sales in terms of value as well as volume in the global market, attributable to features such as efficient use of floor area, lightweight, sturdiness, and cost-effectiveness.
What are the future growth opportunities for players offering returnable plastic crates in developing markets?
China and India are anticipated to emerge as the largest and fastest-growing countries in the agriculture sector in Asia Pacific. Players in the returnable plastic crates market can target these countries to gain a substantial market share.
Nestable Plastic Crates Remain Best-selling
Among the various varieties of returnable plastic crates, the nestable version continues to remain in-demand, with a market value share of nearly 50%. The attributes of lightweight, cost-efficiency, and easy handling of nestable plastic crates are responsible for their unprecedented demand growth in the near future. Further, stackable plastic crates are also witnessing increasing market share owing to their space-effective quotient.
Developed Regional Markets Hold 60% Share
North America and Western Europe lead the pack in the global returnable plastic crates market, with collective share of about 60% of total revenues. These developed regions continue to garner huge stakeholder attention on the back of strong presence of enhanced logistics & supply chains for the booming fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) and packaged food sectors. Market penetration in Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) remains the focal point for players in the returnable plastic crates market, as the region is the global leader of the packaging industry.
* This data is only a representation. Actual data may vary and will be available in report.
Exploring Growth Opportunities in Dairy Industry
Retailers and distributors in the global dairy industry bank on rigid packaging formats for bulk transportation of packaged milk and other dairy products. Returnable plastic crates such as nestable crates, stackable crates, and collapsible crates allow transportation with minimum hassles, and offer enhanced protection to products. Manufacturers should tap this opportunistic growth potential in the dairy industry, especially in countries - India, and the US - which are the leading milk producers, worldwide.
35-50 kg remains e preferred capacity
Increasing demand for 10-20 kg crates
High demand for nestable
Stackable to gain momentum
HDPE accounts for significant share
PP observes moderate adoption
Agriculture remains top application area
Demand from seafood and meat on rise
How Growth will Unfold
Returnable plastic crates made from high-density polyethylene (HDPE) continue to capture noteworthy portion of the total sales. As HDPE carries the benefits of high impact resistance and sturdy UV barrier, as well as ensures economical storage and transportation, manufacturers are focusing on this polymer material. While HDPE crates account for around 65% of revenue share, the adoption of polypropylene (PP) and other materials will remain steady throughout the forecast period.
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Returnable Plastic Crates Market Analysis 2019-2029
A recent market report published by FMI on the returnable plastic crates market includes global industry analysis of 2014-2018 and opportunity assessment for 2019-2029, and delivers a comprehensive assessment of the most important market dynamics. After conducting thorough research on historical as well as current growth parameters, the growth prospects of the returnable plastic crates market are obtained with maximum precision.
Returnable Plastic Crates Market Taxonomy
The global returnable plastic crates market is segmented in detail to cover every aspects of the market and present a complete market intelligence approach to readers.
- HDPE (High Density Polyethylene)
- PP (Polypropylene)
- Less than 10 Kg
- 10 Kg to 20 Kg
- 20 Kg to 35 Kg
- 35 Kg to 50 Kg
- More than 50 Kg
- Seafood & Meat
- North America
- Latin America
- Western Europe
- Eastern Europe
- Asia Pacific Excluding Japan
- Middle East and Africa
The report begins with an executive summary of the returnable plastic crates market, which includes key findings and statistical analysis of the market. This chapter also provides key market dynamics, which include drivers and restraints. It also includes wheel of opportunity and key market players in the returnable plastic crates market.
Readers can find the definition and detailed taxonomy of the returnable plastic crates market in this chapter, which will help them understand basic information about the market. Along with this, comprehensive information of returnable plastic crates and their properties are provided in this section.
This section explains the global returnable plastic crates market volume analysis and Y-O-Y growth rate during the forecast period of 2019-2029.
This section explains the global returnable plastic crates market pricing analysis by material. It also includes returnable plastic crates market pricing analysis on the basis of separate regions.
This section explains the global returnable plastic crates market value analysis and Y-O-Y growth rate during the forecast period of 2019-2029.
This chapter explains global GDP outlook and value chain analysis that are projected to influence the growth of the returnable plastic crates market over the forecast period. Moreover, readers will also find macroeconomic factors, and market dynamics for the returnable plastic crates market in this chapter.
This chapter provides details about the global returnable plastic crates market based on material and has been segmented into less than 10 Kg, 10 Kg to 20 Kg, 20 Kg to 35 Kg, 35 Kg to 50 Kg, and more than 50 Kg. In this chapter, readers can understand the market share along with value and volume forecast of returnable plastic crates market based on material.
Based on product type, the returnable plastic crates market is segmented into stackable, nestable, and collapsible. In this chapter, readers can find information about market share analysis, value-volume analysis, and forecast during the year 2019-29 for the returnable plastic crates market, based on product type.
This chapter provides details about the global returnable plastic crates market based on material and has been segmented into HDPE (High Density Polyethylene), PP (Polypropylene), and others. In this chapter, readers can understand the market share along with value and volume forecast of returnable plastic crates market based on material.
Based on application, the returnable plastic crates market has been segmented into agriculture, grocery, dairy, bakery, seafood, meat & poultry and others. In this chapter, readers can find information about the market share, value-volume analysis, and forecast during the year 2019-2029, based on application.
This chapter explains how the returnable plastic crates market is expected to grow across various geographic regions such as North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific Excluding Japan, Japan, and the Middle East and Africa.
This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the North America returnable plastic crates market, along with country-wise assessment that includes the U.S. and Canada. Readers can also find the pricing analysis, regional trends, and market growth based on segmentation and countries in North America.
This chapter provides the growth scenario of the returnable plastic crates market in countries in Latin America such as Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and the Rest of Latin America. Along with this, assessment of the market across target segments has also been provided.
Important growth prospects of the returnable plastic crates market in several countries such as Germany, Italy, France, Spain, the U.K., BENLUX, and the Rest of Western Europe, are included in this chapter.
Poland, Russia, Ukraine and countries in the Rest of Eastern Europe are prime subjects of assessment to obtain the growth prospects of the Eastern Europe returnable plastic crates market included in this chapter. Readers can find detailed information about the growth parameters of the Eastern Europe returnable plastic crates market during the forecast period of 2019-2029.
This chapter highlights the growth of the returnable plastic crates market in Asia Pacific Excluding Japan by focusing on China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand, and the Rest of Asia Pacific Excluding Japan.
This chapter provides information about how the returnable plastic crates market is anticipated to grow in major countries in the MEA region such as GCC countries, South Africa, Northern Africa, Turkey and the Rest of MEA during the forecast period of 2019-2029.
This chapter provides information about the returnable plastic crates market growth analysis in Japan during the forecast period of 2019-2029. This chapter highlights value and volume analysis during the historical and forecast period.
In this chapter, readers can find detailed information about the tier analysis and market share along with market concentration of key players in the returnable plastic crates market.
In this chapter, readers can find a comprehensive list of all the prominent stakeholders in the returnable plastic crates market, along with detailed information about each company, which includes company overview, revenue shares, strategic overview, and recent company developments. Some of the market players featured in the report are Brambles Limited, Myers Industries Inc., Supreme Industries Limited, Schoeller Allibert Services B.V., DS Smith PLC, Rehrig Pacific Company Inc., TranPak Inc., IPL Plastics Inc., Craemer UK Limited, and Stamford Products Limited.
This chapter includes a list of acronyms and assumptions that provide a base to the information and statistics included in the returnable plastic crates market report. This section also helps readers understand step by step market sizing approach of the returnable plastic crates market.
This chapter helps readers understand the research methodology followed to obtain various conclusions as well as important qualitative and quantitative information about the returnable plastic crates market.
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