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Caps & Closures - Global Strategic Business Report

  • Published: October 2010
  • Region: Global
  • 659 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Caps & Closures in Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Plastic, Metal, and Others. The specific end-use segments discussed are Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2007 through 2015. A seven-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets.The report profiles 444 companies including many key and niche players such as AptarGroup, Inc., Bericap GmbH & Co., Berry Plastics Corporation, Kerr Group, Inc., Closure Systems International, Inc., Crown Holdings, Inc., Pelliconi & C. SpA, Phoenix Closures, Inc., Portola Packaging, Inc., Rexam PLC, Silgan White Cap Americas LLC, Supreme Corq, LLC, and Taensa S. A. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

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CAPS AND CLOSURES

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1
Disclaimers 2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 3
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study 3
Product Segments 4
Plastic Caps and Closures 4
Metal Caps and Closures 4
Other Caps and Closures 4
Cork 4
Rubber Caps 4

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 5
Impact of Recession on Caps and Closures Market 5
Current and Future Analysis 5
US: Holding on to the Lead 6
Emerging Economies - Major Driving Force 6
Plastic Caps and Closures - The Predominant Segment 6
Macro Factors Affecting Plastic Packaging 7
Metal & Rubber Closures 7
Beverages: The Largest End-Use Market 7
Table 1: Global Beverage Closures Market by Category (2009):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for Beer,
Carbonates, Packaged Water, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 8

Table 2: Global Beverage Closures Market by Closure Type
(2009): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Standard Plastic Screw Closures, Steel Crown Corks, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 9
Cost Reduction - Focus of R&D Activities 9
Innovations in Closure Functionality 9
CSD & Bottled Water Segments Witness Subdued Growth 10
Wider Adoption of Customized Beverage Closures 10
Emergence of Decorative Patterns on Closures 10

3. MARKET DYNAMICS 11
Spiraling Costs of Raw Material and Energy Pose Challenge 11
Manufacturers Focus on Innovation & Appeal 11
Innovations in Cap Designs 11
Closure Suppliers Innovate to Counter Counterfeiting 12
Rubber: The Best Among Others 12
Closures for Kids 12
Active Oxygen Scavenging 13
Caps and Closures as Marketing Tools 13
Closure Manufacturing Pressures 13
Key Features for Closure Safety 14
Secondary Safety Features for Superior Capping 14
Milk Consumption Propels Demand for Innovative Plastic Closures 14
Dispensing Closures Gain Popularity 14
Overcap 15
Pinchproof Push-Pull Closure 15

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW 16
Closure - Definition 16
Right Closure - Key for Packaging 16
Types of Caps and Closures by Material Used 16
Plastic Caps and Closures 16
Press-On Closure 16
Non-Threaded 17
Polyethylene Snap Cap 17
Snap Fit Closure 17
Snap-On Cap Closure 17
Dispensing Closure 17
Twist Open/Close (Dispensing) Closure 17
Flip-Top (Dispensing) Closure 17
Hinged (Dispensing) Closure 18
Pump (Dispensing) Closure 18
Push-Pull (Dispensing) Closure 18
Toggle-Swing (Dispensing) Closure 18
Trigger Sprayers (Dispensing) Closure 18
Valved (Dispensing) Closure 19
Linerless Closure 19
Plastic Caps for Dairy Applications 19
Press-on Cap 19
Threaded Cap 19
Compression Liner 20
Milk Cap 20
Metal Caps and Closures 20
Child - Proof Caps 20
Non Child-Proof Caps 20
Child-Resistant Closure (CRC) 21
Continuous Thread Closure 21
Crown Closure 21
Lug Closure 21
Screw Closures 22
Roll-On Closure 22
Tamper Band 22
Tamper-Evident Closure 22
Steel Vacuum Button 23
Aluminum Breakable Closure 23
Tamper Evident Breakaway Band Closure 23
Tamper Evident Tear Band 23
Press-On/Twist-Off Closure 23
Vacuum Closure 24
Screw and Lug Caps 24
Spot Crown 24
Other Caps and Closures 24
Cork 24
Wine Corks 24
Synthetic Wine Cork 24
Regular Length (RL) Tapered Cork 24
Shorter Length (SL) Tapered Cork 24
Finger Pull Tapered Cork Stoppers 25
Personalized Custom Printed Cork Stoppers 25
Plastic Topped Corks 25
Bark Top Corks 25
Figurine Bottle Stoppers 25
Rubber Caps 25
Silicone Rubber Caps 25
EPDM Rubber Caps 25
Some More Types of Caps and Closures 26
Deep Screw Cap 26
Friction Cap 26
Cap Liners 26
Spout Cap 26
Stacker Cap 26
Unlined Closure 26
Valve Cap 26

5. RAW MATERIALS 27
Polypropylene - The Ideal Raw Material 27
Homopolymers and Copolymers 27
HDPE and LDPE Injection Molding 27
Injection Molded Closures 27
Molded Plastic Closures 28
Thermoplastic Elastomers 28

6. CAPS AND CLOSURES - AN END USE ANALYSIS 29
Novel Closures for Specific Applications 29
End Use Segments 29
Beverages 29
An Introduction to Wine Closures 30
Table 3: Global Production of Wine Closures (2006):
Percentage Breakdown of Unit Production by Cork Type for
Natural Corks, Plastic Corks, Screwcaps and Glass Stoppers
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 30
Table 4: Consumer Preference for Various Types of Wine
Closures (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 30
Wine Closures - A Historical Perspective 30
Types of Wine Closures 31
Natural Cork 31
Synthetic Cork 31
Screw Caps 31
Cosmetics and Toiletries 32
Food 32
Growing Demand for Closures in the Dairy Market 32
Evolution of Dairy Container Caps 32
Household and Automotive Chemicals 33
Pharmaceuticals 33
Other Applications 33

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATION 34
Bericap Introduces Aseptic Sports Drink Closures 34
Kortec Launches One-Piece Caps and Closures 34
Gerresheimer Subsidiary Develops Pharma Closures, Measuring Caps 34
Klean Kanteen™ Launches Wide-Mouth Stainless Steel Bottles Line 35
Finn-Korkki Launches New Ring Pull Closure 35
Tetra Pak Releases Easy-to-Open Tetra Top Eifel O38 Package 35
Midwesco® Unveils New Pleat+Plus® Molded Caps 36
Elopak Introduces Pure-Twist Caps 36
Evergreen Packaging Unveils Spout-Pack Closures 36
Orbis Introduces GP4048-46 Bulk Container 37
Norseman Plastics Launches Norseman NPL351 Pallet 37
Campbell Soup Introduces PET Bottle with VAJ Closure 37

8. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/LAUNCHES IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE
BUILDER 38
Rieke Packaging Systems to Introduce a New Bottle Cap Threading 38
Caps and Closures Introduces Flipit Caps 38
Closure Systems International Launches Pro-max 38mm 2SC 38
BERICAP Launches Light Weight Caps and Closures Range 38
BERICAP Introduces Sportscap and SuperShorty® 39
BERICAP Launches Two Closure Solutions 39
BERICAP Introduces GALILEO® I and GALILEO® II 39
BERICAP Rolls Out GALILEO® I 29 40
CROWN Food Europe Unveils PeelSeam™ 40
CROWN Food Packaging to Introduce Easylift™ Easy-Open Ends 40
Rexam Launches Turbo Insert™ 41
Jolt Energy Launches First Re-sealable Energy Drink 41
Silgan to Re-Launch 70mm Deep Twist-Off™ Pink Closures 41
Silgan Launches 38mm PLASTI-TWIST PLUS Closures 41
CSI Rolls Out Aqua-Max 30.25mm Water Closures 41
Crown Closures Europe Expands Ideal™ Closure Range 42
RPC Containers Develops New Cap for Headstand Bottles 42
BERICAP Introduces Advanced 38 mm Closure 42
BERICAP Introduces Galileo II for Vinegar 42

9. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 43
Martens China to Cap PET Beer Bottles with Bericap’s SuperShorty 43
Asparron Capital Takes Over Assets of Cosmetic Specialities 43
Procap Acquires Sofiplast 43
Braskem Signs Agreement with Tetra Pak 44
Beverage Packaging Holdings Takes Over Reynolds Group 44
Closure Systems International to Start a Plastic Closure Plant 44
Rexam Acquires Remaining Stake in Pavisa JV 44
Graham Buys Minority Stake in PPI Blowpack 44
Retal Industries Aquires PET Molding Plant of Uniplast Closed
Joint Stock 45
Silgan Holdings Acquires Certain Business of Grup Vemsa 45
Alcoa Divests Consumer and Packaging Businesses to Rank Group 45
Berry Plastics Acquires Captive Plastics 45
CapAble and Aqua Scandik Enter into a Licensing Agreement 46
Ball Corporation to Shutdown Beverage Packaging Units 46
Can-Pack India Inks MoU with Maharashtra Industry Development
Company 46
Herti to Expand Production 46
CSI/Cosmolab Enters into Partnership with Cereplast 46
BERICAP Inks Agreement with BioGaia 47
Crown Holdings Inks License Agreement with Toyo Seikan Kaisha 47
Portola Packaging to Consolidate Operations 47
Zeller Plastik Philippines Commences Bottle Caps Production 48

10. CORPORATE DEVELOPMENTS IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER 49
Berry Plastics Corporation Purchases Assets of Erie County
Plastics 49
Owens-Illinois Divests Plastics Packaging Business to Rexam 49
Guala Closures Acquires Auscap, a Metal Closure Producer 49
Silgan Holdings Acquires Three White Cap Closure Operations 50
Plasticum Group Acquires Berry Plastics 50
Shetron Teams Up with Metropak to Produce Caps & Closures 50
CROWN Closures Europe Starts New Unit in Spain 50
Alcoa Offers Aluminum Closures for Suntory and FamilyMart 51

11. FOCUS ON GLOBAL KEY PLAYERS 52
AptarGroup, Inc. (USA) 52
Bericap GmbH & Co. (Germany) 52
Berry Plastics Corporation (USA) 52
Kerr Group, Inc. (USA) 52
Closure Systems International, Inc. (USA) 53
Crown Holdings, Inc. (USA) 53
Pelliconi & C. SpA (Italy) 54
Phoenix Closures, Inc. (USA) 54
Portola Packaging, Inc. (USA) 54
Rexam PLC (UK) 54
Silgan White Cap Americas LLC (USA) 55
Supreme Corq, LLC (USA) 55
Taensa S. A. (Ecuador) 55

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE 56
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caps
and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 56

Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caps
and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 57

Table 7: World Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 58

Table 8: World Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 59

Table 9: World 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 60

Table 10: World 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 61
Analysis by Product Segment 62
Table 11: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Plastic Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Plastic Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 63

Table 13: World Historic Review for Plastic Caps and Closures
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 64

Table 14: World Historic Review for Plastic Caps and Closures
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 65

Table 15: World 11-Year Perspective for Plastic Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 66

Table 16: World 11-Year Perspective for Plastic Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 67

Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 68

Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 69

Table 19: World Historic Review for Metal Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 70

Table 20: World Historic Review for Metal Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 71

Table 21: World 11-Year Perspective for Metal Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 72

Table 22: World 11-Year Perspective for Metal Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 73

Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Other Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 74

Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Other Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 75

Table 25: World Historic Review for Other Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 76

Table 26: World Historic Review for Other Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 77

Table 27: World 11-Year Perspective for Other Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 78

Table 28: World 11-Year Perspective for Other Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 79
End Use Application Analytics 80
Table 29: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Consumption of Caps and Closures in Beverage Applications by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 80

Table 30: World Historic Review for Consumption of Caps and
Closures in Beverage Applications by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 81

Table 31: World 11-Year Perspective for Consumption of Caps
and Closures in Beverage Applications by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 82

Table 32: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Consumption of Caps and Closures in Cosmetic & Toiletry
Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 83

Table 33: World Historic Review for Consumption of Caps and
Closures in Cosmetic & Toiletry Applications by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 84

Table 34: World 11-Year Perspective for Consumption of Caps
and Closures in Cosmetic & Toiletry Applications by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 85

Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Consumption of Caps and Closures in Food Applications by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 86

Table 36: World Historic Review for Consumption of Caps and
Closures in Food Applications by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 87

Table 37: World 11-Year Perspective for Consumption of Caps
and Closures in Food Applications by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 88

Table 38: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Consumption of Caps and Closures in Household & Automotive
Chemical Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 89

Table 39: World Historic Review for Consumption of Caps and
Closures in Household & Automotive Chemical Applications by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 90

Table 40: World 11-Year Perspective for Consumption of Caps
and Closures in Household & Automotive Chemical Applications
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 91

Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Consumption of Caps and Closures in Pharmaceutical
Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 92

Table 42: World Historic Review for Consumption of Caps and
Closures in Pharmaceutical Applications by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through
2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 93

Table 43: World 11-Year Perspective for Consumption of Caps
and Closures in Pharmaceutical Applications by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 94

Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Consumption of Caps and Closures in Other Applications by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 95

Table 45: World Historic Review for Consumption of Caps and
Closures in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 96

Table 46: World 11-Year Perspective for Consumption of Caps
and Closures in Other Applications by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 97

13. THE UNITED STATES 98
A.Market Analysis 98
Outlook 98
Factors Influencing Caps and Closures Demand 98
Convenience Bolsters Demand for Plastic Caps & Closures 99
Technological Advancements Boost Plastic Closures Market 99
Demand for Metal Closures Slides 100
Beverages & Cosmetics and Toiletries - Major Growth 100
Sectors 100
Wine Closures Market - An Introduction 101
Screw Cap Market 101
Competitive Landscape 101
Table 47: Leading Players in the US Caps and Closures
Market (2007): Percentage Share of Breakdown of Value Sales
for Rexam, Alcoa/CSI, Berry Plastic, AptarGroup, Silgan,
MeadWestv, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 102
B.Market Analytics 103
Table 48: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caps
and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 103

Table 49: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caps
and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 103

Table 50: US Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 104

Table 51: US Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 104

Table 52: US 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 105

Table 53: US 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 106

Table 54: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caps
and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 107

Table 55: US Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 108

Table 56: US 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 109

14. CANADA 110
A.Market Analysis 110
Outlook 110
B.Market Analytics 110
Table 57: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 110

Table 58: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 111

Table 59: Canadian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 112

Table 60: Canadian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 112

Table 61: Canadian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 113

Table 62: Canadian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 114

Table 63: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 115

Table 64: Canadian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 116

Table 65: Canadian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 117

15. JAPAN 118
Market Analysis 118
Table 66: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 118

Table 67: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 119

Table 68: Japanese Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 120

Table 69: Japanese Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 120

Table 70: Japanese 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 121

Table 71: Japanese 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 122

Table 72: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 123

Table 73: Japanese Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 124

Table 74: Japanese 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 125

16. EUROPE 126
A.Market Analysis 126
Outlook 126
Closure-Intensive Packaging Boosts Demand 126
Spiraling Costs of Raw Material and Energy Pose Challenge 126
Push-pull Closures to Witness higher Growth Rates 127
Plastic Closures Market - Production & Demand Scenario 127
Custom Closures - Enormous Growth Potential 127
Beverages Closures - A Major Segment 128
Liquid Food: Leading Segment in Non-Beverages Category 128
Divergent Strategies in Vogue Across Europe 128
Polymer Resin Production 128
Table 75: Polymer Resin Used in Plastic Closures
Production (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown for PP
Resin, PE/EVA Resin, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 129
B.Market Analytics 129
Table 76: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 129

Table 77: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 130

Table 78: European Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia, and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through
2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 131

Table 79: European Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia, and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through
2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 132

Table 80: European 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales
for France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, Spain, Russia,
and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 133

Table 81: European 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, Spain, Russia,
and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 134

Table 82: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 135

Table 83: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 136

Table 84: European Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 137

Table 85: European Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 137

Table 86: European 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 138

Table 87: European 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 139

Table 88: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 140

Table 89: European Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 141

Table 90: European 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 142

16a. FRANCE 143
Market Analysis 143
Table 91: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 143

Table 92: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 144

Table 93: French Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 145

Table 94: French Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 145

Table 95: French 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 146

Table 96: French 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 147

Table 97: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 148

Table 98: French Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 149

Table 99: French 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 150

16b. GERMANY 151
Market Analysis 151
Table 100: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 151

Table 101: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 152

Table 102: German Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 153

Table 103: German Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 153

Table 104: German 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 154

Table 105: German 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 155

Table 106: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 156

Table 107: German Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 157

Table 108: German 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and ther Markets or
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 158

16c. ITALY 159
Market Analysis 159
Table 109: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 159

Table 110: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 160

Table 111: Italian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 161

Table 112: Italian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 161

Table 113: Italian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 162

Table 114: Italian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 163

Table 115: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 164

Table 116: Italian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 165

Table 117: Italian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 166

16d. THE UNITED KINGDOM 167
A.Market Analysis 167
Outlook 167
Wine Market: Screw Caps Gaining Acceptance 167
B.Market Analytics 168
Table 118: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 168

Table 119: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 169

Table 120: UK Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 170

Table 121: UK Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 170

Table 122: UK 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 171

Table 123: UK 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 172

Table 124: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 173

Table 125: UK Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 174

Table 126: UK 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures by
End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 175

16e. SPAIN 176
Market Analysis 176
Table 127: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 176

Table 128: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 177

Table 129: Spanish Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 178

Table 130: Spanish Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 178

Table 131: Spanish 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 179

Table 132: Spanish 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 180

Table 133: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 181

Table 134: Spanish Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 182

Table 135: Spanish 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 183

16f. RUSSIA 184
Market Analysis 184
Table 136: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007 through 2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 184

Table 137: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Plastic, Metal,
and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 185

Table 138: Russian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion
Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 186

Table 139: Russian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
Product Segment - Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 186

Table 140: Russian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 187

Table 141: Russian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 188

Table 142: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Caps and Closures by End-Use Segment - Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 189

Table 143: Russian Historic Review for Caps and Closures by
End-Use Segment - Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 190

Table 144: Russian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 191

16g. REST OF EUROPE 192
Market Analysis 192
Table 145: Rest of Europe Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 192

Table 146: Rest of Europe Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 193

Table 147: Rest of Europe Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 194

Table 148: Rest of Europe Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 194

Table 149: Rest of Europe 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 195

Table 150: Rest of Europe 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 196

Table 151: Rest of Europe Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 197

Table 152: Rest of Europe Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 198

Table 153: Rest of Europe 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 199

17. ASIA-PACIFIC 200
A.Market Analysis 200
Outlook 200
Beverages Market - Vast Growth Opportunities 200
Rise in Investments Despite Recession 201
Potential Opportunity for New Closure Designs 201
Trends in PET Packaging Industry 201
B.Market Analytics 202
Table 154: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Geographic Region
for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for
Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 202

Table 155: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Geographic Region
for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 203

Table 156: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Geographic Region for China, India, and
Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 204

Table 157: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Geographic Region for China, India, and
Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 204

Table 158: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 205

Table 159: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 206

Table 160: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 207

Table 161: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 207

Table 162: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 208

Table 163: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 208

Table 164: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 209

Table 165: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 210

Table 166: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 211

Table 167: Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 212

Table 168: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 213

17a. CHINA 214
Market Analysis 214
Table 169: Chinese Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 214

Table 170: Chinese Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 215

Table 171: Chinese Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 216

Table 172: Chinese Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 216

Table 173: Chinese 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 217

Table 174: Chinese 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 218

Table 175: Chinese Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment for
Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 219

Table 176: Chinese Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 220

Table 177: Chinese 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 221

17b. INDIA 222
A.Market Analysis 222
Outlook 222
Indian Packaging Industry - An Introduction 222
Caps and Closures Market in India 222
B.Market Analytics 223
Table 178: Indian Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 223

Table 179: Indian Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 224

Table 180: Indian Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 225

Table 181: Indian Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 225

Table 182: Indian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 226

Table 183: Indian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 227

Table 184: Indian Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment for
Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 228

Table 185: Indian Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 229

Table 186: Indian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 230

17c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC 231
A.Market Analysis 231
Outlook 231
Australian Wine Closure Industry 231
B.Market Analytics 232
Table 187: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 232

Table 188: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 233

Table 189: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 234

Table 190: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 234

Table 191: Rest of Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps
and Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Unit Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 235

Table 192: Rest of Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps
and Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years
2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 236

Table 193: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 237

Table 194: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 238

Table 195: Rest of Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Caps
and Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 239

18. LATIN AMERICA 240
Market Analysis 240
Table 196: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Geographic Region
for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for
Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 240

Table 197: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Geographic Region
for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 241

Table 198: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Geographic Region for Brazil, Mexico, and
Rest of Latin America Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 242

Table 199: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Geographic Region for Brazil, Mexico, and
Rest of Latin America Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 242

Table 200: Latin American 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Markets
for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 243

Table 201: Latin American 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America
Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 244

Table 202: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 245

Table 203: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 245

Table 204: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 246

Table 205: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 246

Table 206: Latin American 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 247

Table 207: Latin American 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 248

Table 208: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 249

Table 209: Latin American Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 250

Table 210: Latin American 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 251

18a. BRAZIL 252
Market Analysis 252
Table 211: Brazilian Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 253

Table 212: Brazilian Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 254

Table 213: Brazilian Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 255

Table 214: Brazilian Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 255

Table 215: Brazilian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 256

Table 216: Brazilian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 257

Table 217: Brazilian Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment for
Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 258

Table 218: Brazilian Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 259

Table 219: Brazilian 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 260

18b. MEXICO 261
Market Analysis 261
Table 220: Mexican Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 261

Table 221: Mexican Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 262

Table 222: Mexican Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 263

Table 223: Mexican Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 263

Table 224: Mexican 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 264

Table 225: Mexican 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &
2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 265

Table 226: Mexican Market for Caps and Closures - Recent
Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment for
Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 266

Table 227: Mexican Market for Caps and Closures - Historic
Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 267

Table 228: Mexican 11-Year Perspective for Caps and Closures
by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 268

18c. REST OF LATIN AMERICA 269
Market Analysis 269
Table 229: Rest of Latin American Market for Caps and
Closures - Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product
Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for
Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 269

Table 230: Rest of Latin American Market for Caps and
Closures - Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product
Segment for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 270

Table 231: Rest of Latin American Market for Caps and
Closures - Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic,
Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 271

Table 232: Rest of Latin American Market for Caps and
Closures - Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic,
Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 271

Table 233: Rest of Latin American 11-Year Perspective for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Unit Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 272

Table 234: Rest of Latin American 11-Year Perspective for
Caps and Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for
Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 273

Table 235: Rest of Latin American Market for Caps and
Closures - Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use
Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 274

Table 236: Rest of Latin American Market for Caps and
Closures - Historic Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages,
Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive
Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 275

Table 237: Rest of Latin American 11-Year Perspective for
Caps and Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food,
Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other
Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 276

19. REST OF WORLD 277
Market Analysis 277
Table 238: Rest of World Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 277

Table 239: Rest of World Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by Product Segment
for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007
through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 278

Table 240: Rest of World Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Billion Units for Years 2000 through 2006
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 279

Table 241: Rest of World Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by Product Segment for Plastic, Metal, and
Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 279

Table 242: Rest of World 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 280

Table 243: Rest of World 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Plastic, Metal, and Other Markets for Years 2005,
2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 281

Table 244: Rest of World Market for Caps and Closures -
Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis by End-Use Segment
for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 282

Table 245: Rest of World Market for Caps and Closures -
Historic Review by End-Use Segment for Beverages, Cosmetics &
Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals,
Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000
through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 283

Table 246: Rest of World 11-Year Perspective for Caps and
Closures by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household &
Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Other Markets
for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 284

COMPETITION

Total Companies Profiled: 444 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 518)

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Region/Country Players
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The United States 70
Canada 11
Japan 1
Europe 378
France 33
Germany 90
The United Kingdom 48
Italy 58
Spain 32
Rest of Europe 117
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 43
Latin America 1
Africa 8
Middle East 6
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Question How did the analysts arrive at the number of units in each market?
Answer Please note that market data in the report has been derived based on primary research feeds from actual manufacturers, as well as a comprehensive collection of secondary source feeds. This includes information gleaned from published data on the industry, which include regional trade associations, trade journals, company reports, press releases, and relevant literature.
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