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Packaging Industry in Japan

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  • 43 Pages
  • December 2022
  • Region: Japan
  • Euromonitor International
  • ID: 515112
In the wake of the pandemic, packaging has seen a few changes in trends that can be attributed to shifts in the consumption habits of Japanese consumers and the government’s packaging legislation.

The Packaging in Japan 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

  • Packaging in 2021: The big picture
  • 2021 key trends
  • Smaller pack sizes gain traction as the pandemic effect wears off
  • Environmentally-friendly and innovative packaging driving growth in beverage packaging
  • Brands innovating in sustainable packaging in alcoholic drinks
  • Players working together in the "Collaborative Plastic Recycling Program" to promote plastic recyclability
  • Japan revises positive list for FCMs
  • Japan’s New Plastic Resource Circulation Act
  • Japan cabinet approves bill for plastic resource management
  • Japan taking plastic waste as a serious problem
  • Table 1 Overview of Packaging Recycling and Recovery in Japan: 2019/2020 and Targets for 2021