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Retort Packaging Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2023-2028

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  • 143 Pages
  • March 2023
  • Region: Global
  • IMARC Group
  • ID: 5743035

Quick Summary:

The global retort packaging market is experiencing an unprecedented upward trajectory thanks to a potent combination of industry trends and consumer preferences. Used widely to pack a variety of microwavable food products and ensure their overall quality, retort packaging has evolved to become a mainstay of food packaging methods internationally. Enhanced with layers of various materials like nylon, polyester, aluminum foil and polypropylene, these pouches are abrasion-resistant, strong and offer excellent printable surfaces, thus elevating their practical and aesthetic appeal.

This report is critical for those interested in the market's variables such as its impressive growth in the Food and Beverage sector, increasing reliance on lightweight and heat-resistant plastic packaging solutions for shipping and storage, preference over traditional metal cans, and rising demand due to e-commerce prevalence. Also covered are the driving forces behind the market's success: evolving consumer preferences and strategic partnerships amongst industry leaders producing designs that appeal both in terms of functionality and aesthetics. Get substantial insight into the ongoing and emerging trends, the competitive landscape, and key global market players. Dive deep into the retort packaging market's different facets: packaging type, material type, end-user, and global geographical distribution.

The global retort packaging market size reached US$ 3.9 Billion in 2022. Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to reach US$ 5.8 Billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of 6.84% during 2022-2028.

Retort packaging refers to semi-rigid laminated plastic pouches that are used for sealing and packing various cooked and semi-cooked microwavable food products after their subsequent sterilization. It relies on the thermal food processing technique, wherein sealed pouches are placed under an autoclave machine to heat packages with steam or hot water under pressure. Currently, retort packaging is manufactured by combing the layers of various materials, such as nylon, polyester (PE), aluminum foil, and polypropylene (PP). These coatings are abrasion-resistant, offer optimal strength to pouches and excellent printable surfaces, and protect the product from light gases and odor. Apart from this, retort packaging is lightweight, assists in quickly transferring heat, ensures content sterilization, and extends product shelf life with no preservatives and refrigeration. As a result, retort packaging is utilized to maintain the color, aroma, texture, and taste of food products by maintaining their overall quality.

Retort Packaging Market Trends:

The considerable expansion in the food and beverage (F&B) sector on account of the increasing consumption of various processed, ready-to-eat (RTD) products is majorly driving the market growth. Furthermore, the rising need for lightweight, heat-resistant, laminated plastic packaging solutions in the transportation and warehousing activities to reduce product wastage and shipment costs is acting as another growth-inducing factor. Additionally, the shifting inclination of manufacturers toward retort packaging over conventional metal cans and other packaging solutions, owing to their better surface-to-volume ratio that lowers cooking time, is supporting the market growth. Moreover, the growing usage of e-commerce platforms to purchase consumer goods, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, has supplemented the demand for retort packaging across the globe. Other factors, such as evolving consumer preferences and strategic collaborations amongst key players to launch retort packaging in cans, pouches, and tray forms with aesthetically appealing designs, are positively augmenting the market growth.

Key Market Segmentation:

The publisher provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global retort packaging market report, along with forecasts at the global, regional and country level from 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on packaging type, material type and end user.

Breakup by Packaging Type:

  • Pouches
  • Cartons
  • Trays
  • Others

Breakup by Material Type:

  • Polypropylene
  • Polyester
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Paper Board
  • Nylon
  • Food Grade Cast Polypropylene
  • Others

Breakup by End User:

  • Food
  • Beverages
  • Others

Breakup by Region:

  • North America
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Asia-Pacific
  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • South Korea
  • Australia
  • Indonesia
  • Others
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Russia
  • Others
  • Latin America
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Others
  • Middle East and Africa

Competitive Landscape:

The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined along with the profiles of the key players being Amcor plc, Clifton Packaging Group Limited, Constantia Flexibles, Coveris, DNP America LLC (Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd.), FLAIR Flexible Packaging Corporation, Huhtamäki Oyj, Mondi plc, Otsuka Holdings Co. Ltd., ProAmpac, Sealed Air Corporation, Sonoco Products Company and Tetra Pak (Tetra Laval Group).

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global retort packaging market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global retort packaging market?
  • What are the key regional markets?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the packaging type?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the material type?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the end user?
  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?
  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the industry?
  • What is the structure of the global retort packaging market and who are the key players?
  • What is the degree of competition in the industry?

Table of Contents

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Retort Packaging Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Market Forecast

6 Market Breakup by Packaging Type
6.1 Pouches
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Cartons
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast
6.3 Trays
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Market Forecast
6.4 Others
6.4.1 Market Trends
6.4.2 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by Material Type
7.1 Polypropylene
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.2 Market Forecast
7.2 Polyester
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast
7.3 Aluminum Foil
7.3.1 Market Trends
7.3.2 Market Forecast
7.4 Paper Board
7.4.1 Market Trends
7.4.2 Market Forecast
7.5 Nylon
7.5.1 Market Trends
7.5.2 Market Forecast
7.6 Food Grade Cast Polypropylene
7.6.1 Market Trends
7.6.2 Market Forecast
7.7 Others
7.7.1 Market Trends
7.7.2 Market Forecast

8 Market Breakup by End User
8.1 Food
8.1.1 Market Trends
8.1.2 Market Forecast
8.2 Beverages
8.2.1 Market Trends
8.2.2 Market Forecast
8.3 Others
8.3.1 Market Trends
8.3.2 Market Forecast

9 Market Breakup by Region
9.1 North America
9.1.1 United States
9.1.1.1 Market Trends
9.1.1.2 Market Forecast
9.1.2 Canada
9.1.2.1 Market Trends
9.1.2.2 Market Forecast
9.2 Asia-Pacific
9.2.1 China
9.2.1.1 Market Trends
9.2.1.2 Market Forecast
9.2.2 Japan
9.2.2.1 Market Trends
9.2.2.2 Market Forecast
9.2.3 India
9.2.3.1 Market Trends
9.2.3.2 Market Forecast
9.2.4 South Korea
9.2.4.1 Market Trends
9.2.4.2 Market Forecast
9.2.5 Australia
9.2.5.1 Market Trends
9.2.5.2 Market Forecast
9.2.6 Indonesia
9.2.6.1 Market Trends
9.2.6.2 Market Forecast
9.2.7 Others
9.2.7.1 Market Trends
9.2.7.2 Market Forecast
9.3 Europe
9.3.1 Germany
9.3.1.1 Market Trends
9.3.1.2 Market Forecast
9.3.2 France
9.3.2.1 Market Trends
9.3.2.2 Market Forecast
9.3.3 United Kingdom
9.3.3.1 Market Trends
9.3.3.2 Market Forecast
9.3.4 Italy
9.3.4.1 Market Trends
9.3.4.2 Market Forecast
9.3.5 Spain
9.3.5.1 Market Trends
9.3.5.2 Market Forecast
9.3.6 Russia
9.3.6.1 Market Trends
9.3.6.2 Market Forecast
9.3.7 Others
9.3.7.1 Market Trends
9.3.7.2 Market Forecast
9.4 Latin America
9.4.1 Brazil
9.4.1.1 Market Trends
9.4.1.2 Market Forecast
9.4.2 Mexico
9.4.2.1 Market Trends
9.4.2.2 Market Forecast
9.4.3 Others
9.4.3.1 Market Trends
9.4.3.2 Market Forecast
9.5 Middle East and Africa
9.5.1 Market Trends
9.5.2 Market Breakup by Country
9.5.3 Market Forecast

10 SWOT Analysis
10.1 Overview
10.2 Strengths
10.3 Weaknesses
10.4 Opportunities
10.5 Threats

11 Value Chain Analysis

12 Porters Five Forces Analysis
12.1 Overview
12.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
12.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
12.4 Degree of Competition
12.5 Threat of New Entrants
12.6 Threat of Substitutes

13 Price Analysis

14 Competitive Landscape
14.1 Market Structure
14.2 Key Players
14.3 Profiles of Key Players
14.3.1 Amcor plc
14.3.1.1 Company Overview
14.3.1.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.2 Clifton Packaging Group Limited
14.3.2.1 Company Overview
14.3.2.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.3 Constantia Flexibles
14.3.3.1 Company Overview
14.3.3.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.4 Coveris
14.3.4.1 Company Overview
14.3.4.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.5 DNP America LLC (Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd.)
14.3.5.1 Company Overview
14.3.5.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.6 FLAIR Flexible Packaging Corporation
14.3.6.1 Company Overview
14.3.6.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.7 Huhtamäki Oyj
14.3.7.1 Company Overview
14.3.7.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.7.3 Financials
14.3.8 Mondi plc
14.3.8.1 Company Overview
14.3.8.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.8.3 Financials
14.3.8.4 SWOT Analysis
14.3.9 Otsuka Holdings Co. Ltd.
14.3.9.1 Company Overview
14.3.9.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.9.3 Financials
14.3.9.4 SWOT Analysis
14.3.10 ProAmpac
14.3.10.1 Company Overview
14.3.10.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.11 Sealed Air Corporation
14.3.11.1 Company Overview
14.3.11.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.11.3 Financials
14.3.11.4 SWOT Analysis
14.3.12 Sonoco Products Company
14.3.12.1 Company Overview
14.3.12.2 Product Portfolio
14.3.12.3 Financials
14.3.12.4 SWOT Analysis
14.3.13 Tetra Pak (Tetra Laval Group)
14.3.13.1 Company Overview
14.3.13.2 Product Portfolio

List of Figures
Figure 1: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2017-2022
Figure 3: Global: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2023-2028
Figure 4: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Breakup by Packaging Type (in %), 2022
Figure 5: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Breakup by Material Type (in %), 2022
Figure 6: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Breakup by End User (in %), 2022
Figure 7: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2022
Figure 8: Global: Retort Packaging (Pouches) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 9: Global: Retort Packaging (Pouches) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 10: Global: Retort Packaging (Cartons) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 11: Global: Retort Packaging (Cartons) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 12: Global: Retort Packaging (Trays) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 13: Global: Retort Packaging (Trays) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 14: Global: Retort Packaging (Other Packaging Types) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 15: Global: Retort Packaging (Other Packaging Types) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 16: Global: Retort Packaging (Polypropylene) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 17: Global: Retort Packaging (Polypropylene) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 18: Global: Retort Packaging (Polyester) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 19: Global: Retort Packaging (Polyester) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 20: Global: Retort Packaging (Aluminum Foil) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 21: Global: Retort Packaging (Aluminum Foil) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 22: Global: Retort Packaging (Paper Board) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 23: Global: Retort Packaging (Paper Board) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 24: Global: Retort Packaging (Nylon) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 25: Global: Retort Packaging (Nylon) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 26: Global: Retort Packaging (Food Grade Cast Polypropylene) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 27: Global: Retort Packaging (Food Grade Cast Polypropylene) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 28: Global: Retort Packaging (Other Material Types) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 29: Global: Retort Packaging (Other Material Types) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 30: Global: Retort Packaging (Food) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 31: Global: Retort Packaging (Food) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 32: Global: Retort Packaging (Beverages) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 33: Global: Retort Packaging (Beverages) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 34: Global: Retort Packaging (Other End Users) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 35: Global: Retort Packaging (Other End Users) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 36: North America: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 37: North America: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 38: United States: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 39: United States: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 40: Canada: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 41: Canada: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 42: Asia-Pacific: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 43: Asia-Pacific: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 44: China: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 45: China: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 46: Japan: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 47: Japan: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 48: India: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 49: India: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 50: South Korea: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 51: South Korea: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 52: Australia: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 53: Australia: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 54: Indonesia: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 55: Indonesia: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 56: Others: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 57: Others: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 58: Europe: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 59: Europe: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 60: Germany: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 61: Germany: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 62: France: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 63: France: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 64: United Kingdom: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 65: United Kingdom: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 66: Italy: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 67: Italy: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 68: Spain: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 69: Spain: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 70: Russia: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 71: Russia: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 72: Others: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 73: Others: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 74: Latin America: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 75: Latin America: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 76: Brazil: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 77: Brazil: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 78: Mexico: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 79: Mexico: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 80: Others: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 81: Others: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 82: Middle East and Africa: Retort Packaging Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 83: Middle East and Africa: Retort Packaging Market: Breakup by Country (in %), 2022
Figure 84: Middle East and Africa: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 85: Global: Retort Packaging Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 86: Global: Retort Packaging Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 87: Global: Retort Packaging Industry: Porter's Five Forces Analysis

List of Tables
Table 1: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2022 and 2028
Table 2: Global: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Packaging Type (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 3: Global: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Material Type (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 4: Global: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by End User (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 5: Global: Retort Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 6: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Competitive Structure
Table 7: Global: Retort Packaging Market: Key Players

Companies Mentioned

  • Amcor plc
  • Clifton Packaging Group Limited
  • Constantia Flexibles
  • Coveris
  • DNP America LLC (Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd.)
  • FLAIR Flexible Packaging Corporation
  • Huhtamäki Oyj
  • Mondi plc
  • Otsuka Holdings Co. Ltd.
  • ProAmpac
  • Sealed Air Corporation
  • Sonoco Products Company
  • Tetra Pak (Tetra Laval Group)

Methodology

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