Specialty Lidding Films Market Overview
According to research, the Specialty Lidding Films market is projected to grow steadily across regions, expanding at approximately 6.5% CAGR over the 2021-2031 forecast period. Single web-films and laminate structures are common for wide range of lidding applications in the food industry. Consumers are gravitating towards aesthetically appealing and performance oriented films.
What Factors are Augmenting the Sales of Specialty Lidding Films?
Manufacturers are continuously focusing to develop high quality lidding films compliant with FDA regulations. New alternatives such as flexible nature, peel able films, re-sealable films, anti-fog films and custom-printed films are being provided by lidding film suppliers.
Growing awareness and adoption of advanced functional films in sealing and packaging processes, ensuring hygiene and stringent measures of preservation, have spurred market expansion in a positive direction. Manufacturers of plastics and polymers are looking to improve their technologies in order to expand their global market share. This is allowing film manufacturers to selectively focus industries and take advantage of polymer advancements.
What Trends are Shaping up the Market Development?
Over the last few decades, the world has seen a fast expansion in both the demand and supply of films, used in packaging and other sectors, with worldwide film demand growing at a pace of roughly 6% per year. One of the most promising tactics for maximizing the usage of non-biodegradable petroleum-based plastic packaging materials is a push for sustainability and low environmental effect.
The continuing increase of film production capacity has resulted in a high demand, which has had a beneficial impact on the specialty lidding films market in recent years. The increased demand from food & beverage sector for food packaging is growing across the globe due to the urbanization. Trends in sustainable food packaging are becoming common.
As flexible packaging trends evolve, multi-layer films and novel technologies are enabling market development for various demands in the food industry. Since food packaging is evolving with new trends designed to meet end-user preferences, the product is escalating in popularity due to its profound attributes
North America Specialty Lidding Films Demand Scenario
North America is one of the world’s leading markets for lidding films followed by Europe which have adapted the product on the first pretext. The growth in the region is driven by significant product developments and the region’s packaging industrialization, by active contribution of the markets in U.S. and Canada. Suppliers are incorporating different material configurations to maintain customer applications.
Completely integrated flexible packaging manufacturers are providing value-added packaging solutions to film manufacturers. Suppliers of advanced flexographic and gravure printing presses and extrusion lines for film making with technical capabilities in machinery, materials, close partnerships with East Asia companies and material suppliers, is making it a leading region in the global market.
East Asia Market Growth Potential
The market for Specialty Lidding Films in East Asia is majorly driven by the demand from growing processed and packaged food industry. In emerging markets, the demand for medium term outlook, appears to be promising. The region is well characterized by a tough competitive base, with the presence of well-known brands as well as local players. Countries such as China and Japan, are vital market influencers.
Availability of raw materials is another key factor governing the supply chain. The region is also known for having a high number of producers engaged in the production of films. As organizations continue to explore attractive possibilities in the specialty lidding film industry, production capacity is projected to grow in the future years, in East Asia.
Who are the Key Manufacturers and Suppliers of Specialty Lidding Films?
Some of the leading manufacturers and suppliers include
- Amcor Limited
- Bemis Company, Inc.
- Ampac Packaging LLC
- The Mondi Group
- Sealed Air Corporation
- Constantia Flexibles Group GmbH
- Berry Plastics Corporation
- Wipak Walsrode GmbH & Co. KG
- Toray Plastics Inc
- Uflex Ltd
- Clifton Packaging Group Ltd
- Plastopil Hazorea Company Ltd.
- Linpac Packaging Limited
- Bostik, and Impak Films Pty Ltd.
Due to the existence of various large and small companies engaged in the regional industry, the global market looks to be extremely fragmented and competitive. New Product, collaboration & partnership with material manufacturers, raw material suppliers and vertical integration are some of the important tactics identified through an examination of current developments of the leading companies. Companies are spending in innovation/R&D, brand building, and establishing strong customer relationships to strengthen their competitive position on the product and sales side.
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By Material Type:
- Polyethylene (PE) film
- Polypropylene (PP) film
- Polyester (PET) film
By Product Type:
- Locking Films
- Sealing Films
- Peelable Films
- Dual-Ovenable Films
- Anti-Fog Films
By Layer Type:
- Single Layer Films
- Dual Layer Films
- Multilayer Films
- Catering & Food Service Industry
- Commercial canteens
- Retail Based Packaged Food Products
- Domestic Tiffin Packaging
- North America
- Latin America
- Rest of Latin America
- Rest of Europe
- East Asia
- South Korea
- South Asia & Pacific
- Rest of South Asia & Pacific
- Middle East and Africa
- GCC Countries
- Northern Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA