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Packaging Industry in Canada

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  • 45 Pages
  • January 2023
  • Region: Canada
  • Euromonitor International
  • ID: 515103
COVID-19 and consequent lockdowns brought about a shift in consumer purchasing habits, both in terms of what people chose to buy and how much they were buying. In 2021, as Turkish society began to gradually reopen, some of these habits saw reversals, while some persisted.

The Packaging in Canada report offers insight into key trends and developments in the industry. The report also examines trends and prospect for various pack types and closures: metal packaging, rigid plastic, glass, liquid cartons, paper-based containers; flexible packaging.

Data coverage: Market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

Why buy this report?

  • Get a detailed picture of the Packaging market
  • Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change
  • Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands
  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.

Table of Contents

  • COVID-19 impact on packaging
  • Stand-up pouches continue to gain share from glass jars in baby food in 2020
  • Folding cartons continue to gain share as primary packaging for fresh ground coffee pods
  • On-trade closures due to pandemic hit usage of kegs in alcoholic drinks
  • Salon professional hair care decline hits rigid plastic pack types in 2020
  • Pandemic puts a temporary dent in sustainable packaging trends in home care

  • Canadian government announces plan to ban single-use plastic products
  • Lack of labelling standards in biodegradable and compostable products leads to landfilling
  • Rules guiding Canadian alcohol sales continue to evolve

  • Ambitious target of zero plastic waste by 2030
  • British Columbia’s EPR supports Canada’s highest recycling rates
  • Ontario reveals plans for full EPR, but faces criticism that proposals are insufficient
  • Summary 1 Overview of Packaging Recycling and Recovery in Canada: 2018/2019 and Targets for 2020