Sustainable Packaging Films Market Research Report 2022: A $275+ Billion Industry by 2031 – Global Analysis and Forecast, 2021-2031 with Focus on Materials, Applications, and Regional Analysis –

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The global market for sustainable packaging films was estimated at $140.0 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $276.2 billion by 2031, growing at a CAGR of 7.0% over the forecast period 2022- 2031.

Growth in the global market for sustainable packaging films is expected to be driven by an increasing focus on the circular economy and increasing awareness of its environmental benefits among end-users and consumers. However, the lack of recycling technology and the high cost of raw materials are some key restrictive factors for the market.

Market life cycle stage

The global market for sustainable packaging films is in a growth phase. Furthermore, new trends such as the development of bioplastics are expected to provide opportunities for the market to grow in the coming years.

Industrial Impact

With increased global focus on the circular economy, the shift towards green industrial practices is increasing, thus creating a demand for sustainable products. The change is most prominent in the food and beverage industry in regions such as Europe and North America.

Impact of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic had a major impact on the global market for sustainable packaging films. It altered the market both positively and negatively. During the COVID-19 pandemic, sectors that help meet needs, such as safely providing food and supplies to consumers, have been increasingly affected.

Market segmentation

Among the different sustainable films used for packaging in end-use applications, the food and beverage segment is expected to be the largest application during the forecast period 2022-2031.

Among the different types of materials, the polyethylene segment led the market in 2021 and is estimated to lead the market during the forecast period 2022-2031 as well.

Europe led the sustainable packaging film market in 2021 and is forecast to maintain its dominance throughout the forecast period.

How can this report add value to an organization?

Product Strategy/Innovation: The product segment helps the reader understand the different types of materials available for sustainable packaging films and their potential globally. Additionally, the study provides the reader with a detailed understanding of different sustainable films for packaging applications in industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, consumer goods, and consumer electronics.

Growth/Commercialization Strategy: Business expansion, partnership, collaboration, and joint venture are some of the key strategies adopted by key players operating in the space. For example, in February 2022, Sealed Air increased its portfolio of recyclable barrier display films to improve recyclability in European food supply chains. The company launched two new Cryovac-branded Eco BDF films compatible with mechanical recycling and chemical recycling of low-density polyethylene (LDPE), namely Eco BDF20M and Eco rBDF20M.

Competitive Strategy – The key players in the global sustainable packaging film market analyzed and profiled in the study involve sustainable packaging film suppliers. Furthermore, a detailed competitive benchmarking of players operating in the global Sustainable Packaging Films Market has been conducted to help the reader understand how the players stack up against each other, presenting a clear market landscape. Additionally, comprehensive competitive strategies such as partnerships, agreements, and collaborations will help the reader understand the untapped pockets of revenue in the marketplace.

Recent developments in the sustainable packaging film market

  • In February 2022, Sealed Air increased its portfolio of recyclable barrier display films to improve recyclability in European food supply chains. The company launched two new Cryovac-branded Eco BDF films compatible with mechanical recycling and chemical recycling of low-density polyethylene (LDPE), namely Eco BDF20M and Eco rBDF20M.

  • In April 2022, ProAmpac announced the launch of its latest ProActive Recyclable R-2000S, which is made from recyclable polyethylene material.

  • In June 2021, Amcor plc launched AmPrima PE Plus ultra-clear, heat-resistant films. The AmPrima PE Plus product uses raw materials that are ready for recycling and manufacturing processes. These films are easy to recycle and are effective in reducing the carbon footprint.

  • In November 2021, Rani Plast made significant additional investments to increase the production capacity of recycled packaging films. In addition, the new lines would reduce production waste, increase the quality of the packaging film and allow the company to use other raw materials, such as recycled plastic pellets.

Synopsis of key market players and competition

The companies being profiled were selected based on input collected from leading experts and analysis of company coverage, product portfolio, and market penetration.

Some prominent names in this market are:

  • amcor plc

  • rani group

  • innovia movies

  • Mondi

  • Global Berry Inc.

  • Uflex Limited


  • Pregis LLC

  • Flexible Constantia

  • contained air

  • transcontinental inc.

  • ProAmpac


  • Bleher Folientechnik GmbH

  • ePac Holdings, LLC.

  • cosmo movies

Key topics covered:

1 Markets

1.1 Industry Perspective

1.1.1 Trends: Current and Future Circular Packaging and Circular Economy Bioplastics in packaging

1.1.2 Supply chain network

1.1.3 COVID-19 Impact on the Sustainable Packaging Films Market

1.1.4 Ecosystem/Ongoing Programs Associations

1.2 Business dynamics

1.2.1 Business drivers Growing government and industry initiatives to reduce plastic waste Growing demand for mono-material plastic containers

1.2.2 Business challenges Lack of technological progress around recycling High cost and inadequate production of bio-based raw materials

1.2.3 Trading strategies Product developments Market evolution

1.2.4 Business opportunity Next trends of bioplastics

1.3 Commissioning overview

1.3.1 Key Start-Ups in the ecosystem

2 Application

2.1 Global Sustainable Packaging Films Market (Applications and Specifications)

2.1.1 Food and Drinks

2.1.2 Pharmaceutical

2.1.3 Consumer goods

2.1.4 Personal Care

2.1.5 Consumer electronics

2.2 Sustainable Packaging Films Market Demand Analysis (By Application), Value and Volume Data

3 products

3.1 Market for Sustainable Packaging Films: Products and Specifications

3.1.1 Polypropylene (PP)

3.1.2 Polyethylene (PE)

3.1.3 Polyethylene terephthalate (PET)

3.1.4 Others (PLA and Cellulose) Polylactic acid (PLA) Cellulose

3.2 Sustainable Packaging Films Market Demand Analysis (By Material), Value and Volume

3.3 Product Benchmarking: Growth Rate – Market Share Matrix

3.4 Global price analysis

4 Region

4.1 Markets

4.1.1 Buyer attributes

4.1.2 Key US Manufacturers/Suppliers

4.1.3 Business challenges

4.1.4 Commercial drivers

4.1.2 Applications

4.1.3 Products

5 Markets – Competitive Benchmarking and Company Profiles

5.1 Competitive Benchmarking

5.1.1 Competitive Position Matrix

5.1.2 Product matrix for key companies

5.1.3 Market share analysis

5.2 Company profiles

5.2.1 General description of the company Role in the market for sustainable packaging films Product portfolio Trading strategies Market development Product development Corporate strategies Partnerships, collaborations and joint ventures R&D analysis Analyst View

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