Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market

Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market: Frozen Food to Provide a Plethora of Growth Opportunities to Companies: Global Industry Analysis (2012 - 2016) & Opportunity Assessment (2017 - 2027)

  • 2018-03-12
  • REP-GB-5237
  • 286 pages
  • Format: PDF/PPT/Excel

An Incisive, In-depth Analysis on the Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market

This study offers a comprehensive, 360 degree analysis on the Thin Wall Plastic Containers market, bringing to fore insights that can help stakeholders identify the opportunities as well as challenges. It tracks the global Thin Wall Plastic Containers market across key regions, and offers in-depth commentary and accurate quantitative insights. The study also includes incisive competitive landscape analysis, and provides key recommendations to market players on winning imperatives and successful strategies.

With the food and beverages and consumer goods industries growing at a substantial rate, the demand for advanced and sustainable packaging is also growing. The need of the hour is for lightweight packaging with demand for the same increasing across several industries. The need to cater to the demands of catering and retail companies has impelled thin wall plastic containers manufacturers to intensify their production capacity and set up new plants. The growing number of retail and supplier channels is also likely to bode well for the market growth in the long run. The preference of consumers for lightweight packaging is further expected to expand the reach of the market across others sectors and industries.

Food and beverages to be leading end-use industry with frozen foods topping the list

Thin wall plastic containers are largely employed in the packaging of a variety of eatables in the food & beverage vertical. Thin wall plastic containers have found their application as frozen food packages, dairy containers, bakery packaging, yogurt cups, fruit and vegetable packaging, juice packages, and meal packages among many others. The advantages of thin wall plastic containers over traditional plastic containers has enticed this demand in recent years. Compared to traditional plastic containers, thin wall plastic containers are freezer, dishwasher and microwave safe. These advantages have also supported the trend of increased preference for frozen foods without any risk of contamination. Moreover, various manufacturers are working on a range of barrier technologies that will ensure the highest level of hygiene for the conservation and palatability of stored frozen food. Moreover, manufacturers are making these containers more transparent, which will help people know what they are purchasing. Hence, with innovation in the products making them safer, the use of thin wall plastic containers to store frozen food is likely to increase in the coming years.

Expanding retail channels supporting application in ready-to-eat meals and bakery and confectionery product

Retail remains one of the largest sectors consuming thin wall plastic containers for packaging of food products. Facilitated by the bullish retail sector and the advantages of thin wall plastic containers over conventional plastic containers, the demand for thin wall plastic containers in the coming years is expected to rise significantly. The established logistics infrastructure has also to a point added to the recovery of the retail sector. The growing disposable income of people across the world is also expected to add to the demand for thin wall plastic containers. One of the major problems solved by using thin wall plastic containers for packaging is that of transportation of goods from warehouses to retailers.

With traditional plastic containers, the chances of damage and contamination before the stored products can be consumed are high. The chance of contamination and damage is minimised using thin wall plastic containers to package food products. Furthermore, with the inherent advantages of better stacking ability and durability, thin wall plastic containers are highly preferred in the catering and retail sector. With a rise in the bakery and ready-to-eat food industries, the global thin wall plastic containers market is expected to witness an extensive growth over the coming years owing to the growing demand from these sectors. Thin wall plastic containers are capable of keeping the food products fresh by retaining the moisture in the box.

A new report on thin wall plastic containers delivers in-depth understanding on the consecutive growth path of the market along with the future scenarios and present situation of the market. The report offers an exclusive analysis of the global market and also presents insights on regional and other important segments.

Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market: Overview

The report offers a summary of the global market including an official abstract that draws out the core instances progressing in the market. It also discusses on a couple of facets such as drivers, obstacles, and predictions that have been found in the global market. It also acquaints readers with figures related to volume, value, and development rate of the market from a growth point of view. With respect to the market segmentation, each segment has been thoroughly analyzed and presented in the report. The report also gives an assessment in light of the market condition, and moreover presents a value chain analysis of the products and applications in concern. A year to year evolution of the market has likewise been offered in the report for the reader to be predominantly aware of the altering scenario of the market.

Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market: Segmentation

Product Type

Material Type

Manufacturing Technology



  • Boxes & Bins

  • Trays

  • Cups

  • Lids

  • Thin Wall Pails

  • Bowls

  • Polypropylene (PP)

  • Polystyrene (PS)

  • Polyethylene (PE)

  • High-density Polyethylene (HDPE)

  • Low-density Polyethylene (LDPE)

  • Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)

  • Thermoformed

  • Vacuum Technology

  • Injection Molded Technology

  • Others

  • North America

  • Latin America

  • Eastern Europe

  • Western Europe

  • China

  • Middle East and Africa

  • Asia Pacific

  • Japan

  • Dairy Products

  • Frozen Foods

  • Fruits and Vegetables

  • Bakery and Confectionery

  • Juices and Soups

  • Meat, Seafood and Poultry

  • Ready-to-eat Meals

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Personal Care and Cosmetics

  • Paints, Lubricants and Adhesives

 Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market: Research Methodology

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Thin Wall Plastic Containers Market: Competition Dashboard

The market study conveys an overview of the overall scenario of the global thin wall plastic containers market. It features the competition prevalent among the present vendors in the market and also puts weight on the future circumstances of the market. The profile of the players is based on a SWOT examination sought down by company angle, product portfolio, strategies, finance related information, and year-to-year projections. The organisations have been explored minutely covering their key developments, innovations as well as mergers and acquisitions and agreements with other prominent establishments. The Porter’s Five Forces analysis has also been taken into account for research purposes in this report.

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