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Barrier Resins - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 4804366
  • Report
  • April 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 291 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Global Barrier Resins Market to Reach $3.2 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Barrier Resins estimated at US$2.3 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$3.2 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 4.7% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Polyvinylidene Chloride (PVDC), one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 4.3% CAGR and reach US$1.2 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol (EVOH) segment is readjusted to a revised 5.2% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $625.1 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 7.2% CAGR

The Barrier Resins market in the U.S. is estimated at US$625.1 Million in the year 2020. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$642.1 Million by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 7.1% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 2.6% and 4.3% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 2.9% CAGR.

Polyethylene Naphthalate (PEN) Segment to Record 4.9% CAGR

In the global Polyethylene Naphthalate (PEN) segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 4.4% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$381 Million in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$516.1 Million by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$422.7 Million by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 5.9% CAGR through the analysis period.

Select Competitors (Total 42 Featured):
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Chang Chun Petrochemical Co., Ltd.
  • DowDuPont, Inc.
  • Honeywell International, Inc.
  • INEOS Group Ltd.
  • Kuraray Co., Ltd.
  • Kureha Corporation
  • Solvay SA
  • Teijin Ltd.
  • The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. (Nippon Gohsei)
  • Zhejiang Juhua Co., Ltd.
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Market for Barrier Resins

What is the estimated value of the Global Market for Barrier Resins?

The Global Market for Barrier Resins was estimated to be valued at $2.3 Billion in 2020.

What is the growth rate of the Global Market for Barrier Resins?

The growth rate of the Global Market for Barrier Resins is 4.8%, with an estimated value of $3.2 Billion by 2027.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Market for Barrier Resins?

The Global Market for Barrier Resins is estimated to be worth $3.2 Billion by 2027.
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  • Influencer Market Insights
  • World Market Trajectories
  • Emergence of Innovative Materials for Packaging across Various Industries Continues to Drive Significant Growth of Barrier Resins
  • Asia-Pacific: Increasing Need to Prevent Food Contamination in Food Products Drives Demand for EVOH Barrier Resin
  • Competitive Scenario
  • Exhibit 1: Global Barrier Films Market: Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales by Leading Players for the Year 2019
  • Exhibit 2: Global EVOH Resins Market: Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales by Leading Players for the Year 2019
  • Exhibit 3: Global PVDC Resins Market: Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Leading Players for the Year 2019
  • Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession
  • Surge in Demand for Pharmaceutical Packaging in Developing Economies Propels Barrier Resins Growth
  • Exhibit 4: Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Market: Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2018, 2020 and 2022
  • Exhibit 5: Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Market: Revenues in US$ Million by Region for the Year 2019
  • Rise in Demand for Drug Delivery Devices and Blister Packaging Drives PVDC Resins Growth
  • Exhibit 6: Global Packaged Food Market: Revenues in US$ Trillion for the Years 2018, 2020 and 2022
  • Need to Enhance Shelf Life of Packaged Food & Beverages: A Strong Growth Driver
  • Need for Convenience Food Amidst Rising Women Workforce and Single Households Drives Demand for EVOH Resins
  • Exhibit 7: Percentage of Single Person Households in Select Countries for the Years 1960 and 2018
  • Exhibit 8: Percentage of Women Workforce Against Total Workforce for the Years 2005, 2010, 2015 and 2020
  • Growing Urbanization and Rapidly Changing Lifestyle Drive Demand for Sustainable Food Packaging
  • Transition Towards Bio-Based Barrier Resins Offers Growth Opportunities in the Food Packaging Market
  • Growing Consumer Awareness about Food Safety Lays a Strong Foundation for the Growth of Barrier Resins
  • Cosmetics Packaging Garner a Significant Share in the Barrier Resin Market
  • Exhibit 9: Global Cosmetic Packaging Market: Revenues in US$ Billion for the Years 2018, 2020, 2022 and 2024
  • Stringent Regulatory Standards in the US, Europe and China: A Major Restraint
  • Eco-friendly Substitutes of Barrier Resin in Food and Pharmaceutical Products Poses another Challenge
  • Innovations and Advancements
  • BP Polymers Launches Kortrax® Barrier Resin for HDPE Containers
  • TC Releases 100% Recyclable, Multilayer Barrier Stand-up Pouch in North America
  • Dow Launches Novel Barrier Adhesive for Flexible Packaging
  • Uflex Unveils Super Barrier Polyester Film
  • Toray Plastics Launches Third Generation of Torayfan Transparent, High-Barrier Polypropylene Packaging Films
  • Klöckner Pentaplast Unveils New Ultra High-Barrier PVdC Film
  • Product Overview
  • What are Barrier Resins?
  • Uses and Benefits of Barrier Resin
  • Barrier Resins by Type
  • EVOH Barrier Resin
  • PVDC Barrier Resin
  • PEN Barrier Resin
  • Applications of Barrier Films
  • Food and Beverage Packaging Industry
  • Pharmaceutical & Medical Industry
  • Cosmetics Industry
  • Agriculture Industry
  • Industrial Sector


  • Total Companies Profiled: 42
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