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Study #: 3025

Published: 05/2013

Pages: 529

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World Pharmaceutical Packaging to 2017 - Industry Market Research, Market Share, Market Size, Sales, Demand Forecast, Market Leaders, Company Profiles, Industry Trends

orld demand for drug packaging products will increase 6.4 percent annually to $90 billion in 2017. Most demand will remain in the developed economies of Canada, Japan, the US, and Western Europe. Prefillable syringes and parenteral vials will lead growth as new injectable therapies are introduced.

This study analyzes the $66 billion world drug packaging industry. It presents historical demand data for 2002, 2007 and 2012, and forecasts for 2017 and 2022 by product (e.g., plastic bottles, blister packs, prefillable syringes, parenteral vials and ampuls, prefillable inhalers, pouches, medication tubes, IV containers, glass bottles and jars, closures, labels, secondary containers, prescription containers, accessories), world region, and for 16 major countries.

The study also considers market environment factors, examines raw material usage, evaluates company market share, and profiles 37 industry players such as Amcor, MeadWestvaco, and Gerresheimer.

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				    TABLE OF CONTENTS

     SECTION									    PAGE

		INTRODUCTION							     xiv

	I.	EXECUTIVE SUMMARY						       1

	II.	MARKET ENVIRONMENT						       4
		General								       4
		Economic Factors						       5
		   Recent Economic Trends					       6
		   World Economic Outlook					       8
		World Demographic Trends					      11
		   Total Population						      11
		   Population 65 Years & Older					      13
		World Health Expenditures					      15
		World Pharmaceutical Market Overview				      18
		   Product Demand Patterns					      19
		   Product Shipments						      21
		   Regulation							      25

	III.	OVERVIEW							      29
		General								      29
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Region			      30
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Product Group		      33
		Primary Pharmaceutical Containers				      38
		   Demand by Region						      39
		   Demand by Type						      40
		   Plastic Pharmaceutical Bottles				      42
		      Demand by Region						      42
		      Demand by Type						      44
			Ovals, Squares, & Rounds				      46
			Dispensing Bottles					      47
			Plastic Jars						      48
			Plastic Cans						      49
		      Producers							      49
		   Pharmaceutical Blister Packaging				      50
		      Demand by Region						      50
		      Demand by Type						      52
			Compartment Blister Packs				      54
			Slide Blister Packs					      54
			Other Blister Packs					      55
		      Demand by Component					      55
			Films							      55
			Lidding Materials					      58
			Secondary Containers					      59
			Packaging Accessories					      59
		      Producers							      61
		   Prefillable Syringes						      62
		      Demand by Region						      62
		      Demand by Type						      64
			Injectors						      65
			Cartridges						      68
		   Parenteral Vials & Ampuls					      70
		      Demand by Region						      71
		      Demand by Type						      72
			Glass Vials						      73
			Plastic Vials						      75
			Ampuls							      76
		   Prefillable Inhalers						      77
		      Demand by Region						      78
		      Demand by Type						      79
			Metered Dose Inhalers (MDIs)				      80
			Dry Powder Inhalers (DPIs)				      84
		   Pharmaceutical Pouches					      86
		      Demand by Region						      86
		      Demand by Type						      88
		      Producers							      89
		   Medication Tubes						      90
		      Demand by Region						      90
		      Demand by Type						      92
			Composite Tubes					              92
			All-Plastic Tubes					      94
			Collapsible Metal Tubes				              95
		   IV Containers						      95
		      Demand by Region						      96
		      Demand by Type						      97
			Semi-Rigid Plastic Containers				      98
			Mini-Bags						     100
			Glass IV Containers					     102
		   Glass Pharmaceutical Bottles & Jars				     102
		      Demand by Region						     103
		      Demand by Type						     104
		      Producers							     105
		   Other Primary Pharmaceutical Containers			     105
		      Demand by Region						     106
		      Demand by Type						     107
			Strip Packs						     108
			Paperboard Boxes					     109
			All Other Primary Containers				     109
		Pharmaceutical Closures						     111
		   Demand by Region						     112
		   Demand by Type						     113
		      Plastic Closures						     115
			Child Resistant Closures				     116
			Standard Plastic Closures				     118
			Specialty Plastic Closures				     120
		      Other Closures						     122
			Elastomer & Rubber Stoppers				     123
			Metal Closures						     125
			Foil, Paper, & Laminated Closures			     126
		Pharmaceutical Labels						     127
		   Demand by Region						     127
		   Demand by Type						     128
		      Security Labels						     129
			Track & Trace Labels					     130
			Authentication Labels					     131
		      Standard Labels						     132
		      Specialty Labels						     132
		   Producers							     134
		Secondary Pharmaceutical Containers				     134
		   Demand by Region						     134
		   Demand by Type						     135
		      Outer Paperboard Boxes					     136
		      Folding Cartons						     139
		      Corrugated Shipping Containers				     139
		      Other Secondary Containers				     140
		Prescription Containers						     141
		   Demand by Region						     141
		   Demand by Type						     143
		      Plastic Vials						     144
		      Blister Packs						     146
		      Other Prescription Containers				     147
		   Producers							     147
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Accessories				     148
		   Demand by Region						     148
		   Demand by Type						     149
		      Package Inserts						     150
		      Shrink Materials						     151
		      Security Components					     151
		      Inner & Outer Seals					     152
		      Desiccants						     153
		      Other Accessories						     153
		World Production & Trade					     154
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Raw Materials				     156
		   Plastic Resins						     157
		      High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)				     158
		      Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)				     159
		      Polypropylene						     159
		      Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)				     160
		      Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)					     160
		      Polystyrene						     161
		      Other Plastic Resins					     161
		   Paper & Paperboard						     162
		   Glass							     163
		   Aluminum Foil						     164
		   Other Raw Materials						     165

	IV.	NORTH AMERICA							     167
		Market Environment						     167
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand					     169
		United States							     172
		Canada								     182
		Mexico								     190

	V.	WESTERN EUROPE							     197
		Market Environment						     197
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand					     201
		France								     204
		Germany								     214
		Ireland								     225
		Italy								     232
		Spain								     241
		Switzerland							     249
		United Kingdom							     258
		Other Western Europe						     269

	VI.	ASIA/PACIFIC							     283
		Market Environment						     283
		Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand					     287
		China								     291
		India								     302
		Japan								     312
		South Korea							     323
		Other Asia/Pacific						     330

	VII.	OTHER REGIONS							     341
		Central & South America						     341
		   Market Environment						     341
		   Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand				     345
		   Brazil							     347
		   Other Central & South America				     355
		Eastern Europe							     368
		   Market Environment						     368
		   Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Product Group		     371
		   Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Country			     374
		Africa/Mideast							     382
		   Market Environment						     382
		   Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand				     386
		   Turkey							     388
		   Other Africa/Mideast						     394

	VIII.	INDUSTRY STRUCTURE						     407
		General								     407
		Market Share							     411
		Competitive Strategies						     415
		Mergers & Acquisitions						     418
		Licensing & Related Agreements					     422
		Product Development Activities					     426
		Marketing & Distribution					     428
		Manufacturing							     430
		Company Profiles						     432
		   Alexander (James) Corporation				     433
		   Amcor Limited						     435
		   American Health Packaging, see AmerisourceBergen
		   AmerisourceBergen Corporation				     440
		   AndersonBrecon, see AmerisourceBergen
		   AptarGroup Incorporated					     442
		   Barger Packaging, see Placon
		   Becton, Dickinson and Company				     446
		   BERICAP North America, see Amcor
		   Catalent Pharma Solutions Incorporated			     448
		   CCL Industries Incorporated					     450
		   Chadwicks of Bury, see Clondalkin Group Holdings
		   Chesapeake Limited						     454
		   Clondalkin Group Holdings BV					     457
		   Closure Systems International, see Reynolds Group Holdings
		   Constantia Flexibles Group GmbH				     461
		   Cortegra Group, see Chesapeake
		   Dätwyler Holding Incorporated				     464
		   ENESTIA Belgium, see United Drug
		   European Packaging Centre, see United Drug
		   Gerresheimer Holdings GmbH					     466
		   Global Closure Systems					     471
		   Hindalco Industries Limited					     473
		   International Paper Company					     475
		   IntraPac Group						     477
		   Klöckner Pentaplast Group					     479
		   Körber AG							     482
		   McKesson Corporation						     484
		   MeadWestvaco Corporation					     486
		   Menasha Corporation						     489
		   Mini Graphics Incorporated					     491
		   Nampak Limited						     492
		   Neutral Glass and Allied Industries Private, see Gerresheimer Holdings
		   Novelis, see Hindalco Industries
		   NYCO Flexible Packaging, see Clondalkin Group Holdings
		   Oval Medical Technologies, see AptarGroup
		   Pacman-CCL, see CCL Industries
		   Palladio Zannini Industrie Grafiche Cartotecniche SpA	     494
		   Pharmapost, see Chesapeake
		   Placon Corporation						     495
		   Plastube Incorporated					     496
		   Rand Diversified Companies, see Menasha
		   Rexam plc							     497
		   Reynolds Group Holdings Limited				     500
		   Rondo, see Körber
		   Ropack Incorporated						     502
		   RPC Group plc						     504
		   RxPak, see McKesson
		   SCHOTT AG							     507
		   Sharp, see United Drug
		   Swiftbrook, see Clondalkin Group Holdings
		   TD Packaging, see United Drug
		   3M Company							     511
		   Triveni Polymers Private, see Gerresheimer Holdings
		   Unicep Packaging Incorporated				     513
		   United Drug plc						     515
		   Vetter Pharma International GmbH				     518
		   Weimer Pharma, see Körber
		   West Pharmaceutical Services Incorporated			     520
		   Wihuri Oy							     524
		   Winpak, see Wihuri
		   Wipak Group, see Wihuri
		Other Companies Mentioned in the Study				     526


				      LIST OF TABLES

    TABLE NUMBER								    PAGE


		SECTION I -- EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
		Summary Table							       3

		SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT
	1	World Macroeconomic Indicators					       5
	2	World Gross Domestic Product					      11
	3	World Population						      13
	4	World Population 65 Years & Older				      15
	5	World Health Expenditures					      18
	6	World Pharmaceutical Demand by Therapeutic Class		      21
	7	World Pharmaceutical Shipments by Region			      24

		SECTION III -- OVERVIEW
	1	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Region			      32
	2	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Product Group		      37
	3	World Primary Pharmaceutical Container Demand by Region		      39
	4	World Primary Pharmaceutical Container Demand by Type		      41
	5	World Plastic Pharmaceutical Bottle Demand by Region		      44
	6	World Plastic Pharmaceutical Bottle Demand by Type		      45
	7	World Pharmaceutical Blister Packaging Demand by Region		      52
	8	World Pharmaceutical Blister Packaging Demand 
		   by Type & Component						      53
	9	World Prefillable Syringe Demand by Region			      64
	10	World Prefillable Syringe Demand by Type			      65
	11	World Parenteral Vial & Ampul Demand by Region			      72
	12	World Parenteral Vial & Ampul Demand by Type			      73
	13	World Prefillable Inhaler Demand by Region			      79
	14	World Prefillable Inhaler Demand by Type			      80
	15	World Pharmaceutical Pouch Demand by Region			      87
	16	World Pharmaceutical Pouch Demand by Type			      89
	17	World Medication Tube Demand by Region				      91
	18	World Medication Tube Demand by Type				      92
	19	World IV Container Demand by Region				      97
	20	World IV Container Demand by Type				      98
	21	World Glass Pharmaceutical Bottle & Jar Demand by Region	     103
	22	World Glass Pharmaceutical Bottle & Jar Demand by Type		     105
	23	World Other Primary Pharmaceutical Container Demand  
		   by Region							     106
	24	World Other Primary Pharmaceutical Container Demand  
		   by Type							     107
	25	World Pharmaceutical Closure Demand by Region			     113
	26	World Pharmaceutical Closure Demand by Type			     115
	27	World Plastic Pharmaceutical Closure Demand by Type		     116
	28	World Other Pharmaceutical Closure Demand by Type		     123
	29	World Pharmaceutical Label Demand by Region			     128
	30	World Pharmaceutical Label Demand by Type			     129
	31	World Secondary Pharmaceutical Container Demand 
		   by Region							     135
	32	World Secondary Pharmaceutical Container Demand by Type		     136
	33	World Prescription Container Demand by Region			     143
	34	World Prescription Container Demand by Type			     144
	35	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Accessory Demand  
		   by Region							     149
	36	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Accessory Demand  
		   by Type							     150
	37	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Raw Material Demand  
		   by Type							     157
	38	World Plastic Pharmaceutical Packaging Resin Demand  
		   by Type							     158

		SECTION IV -- NORTH AMERICA
	1	North America: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     169
	2	North America: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     171
	3	United States: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     176
	4	United States: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     179
	5	Canada: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     186
	6	Canada: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     189
	7	Mexico: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     193
	8	Mexico: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     195

		SECTION V -- WESTERN EUROPE
	1	Western Europe: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     201
	2	Western Europe: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     203
	3	France: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     209
	4	France: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     211
	5	Germany: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     217
	6	Germany: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     221
	7	Ireland: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     229
	8	Ireland: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     231
	9	Italy: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     237
	10	Italy: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     239
	11	Spain: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     246
	12	Spain: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     248
	13	Switzerland: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     253
	14	Switzerland: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     256
	15	United Kingdom: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     264
	16	United Kingdom: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Type							     266
	17	Other Western Europe: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators	     273
	18	Other Western Europe: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Type							     275
	19	Other Western Europe: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Country							     276

		SECTION VI -- ASIA/PACIFIC
	1	Asia/Pacific: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     287
	2	Asia/Pacific: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     290
	3	China: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     298
	4	China: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     300
	5	India: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     307
	6	India: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     309
	7	Japan: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     318
	8	Japan: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     320
	9	South Korea: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     326
	10	South Korea: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     328
	11	Other Asia/Pacific: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     333
	12	Other Asia/Pacific: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Type							     335
	13	Other Asia/Pacific: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Country							     336

		SECTION VII -- OTHER REGIONS
	1	Central & South America: Pharmaceutical Packaging 
		   Indicators							     344
	2	Central & South America: Pharmaceutical Packaging 
		   Demand by Type						     346
	3	Brazil: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     351
	4	Brazil: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     353
	5	Other Central & South America: Pharmaceutical Packaging 
		   Indicators							     359
	6	Other Central & South America: Pharmaceutical Packaging 
		   Demand by Type						     361
	7	Other Central & South America: Phamaceutical Packaging 
		   Demand by Country						     362
	8	Eastern Europe: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     371
	9	Eastern Europe: Phamaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     373
	10	Eastern Europe: Phamaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Country							     374
	11	Africa/Mideast: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators		     386
	12	Africa/Mideast: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type		     387
	13	Turkey: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators			     391
	14	Turkey: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Type			     393
	15	Other Africa/Mideast: Pharmaceutical Packaging Indicators	     397
	16	Other Africa/Mideast: Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Type							     399
	17	Other Africa/Mideast: Phamaceutical Packaging Demand 
		   by Country							     400

		SECTION VIII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
	1	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Sales by Company, 2012		     408
	2	Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures				     419
	3	Selected Cooperative Agreements					     424

				      LIST OF CHARTS

    CHART NUMBER								    PAGE


		SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT
	1	World Pharmaceutical Shipments by Region, 2012			      25

		SECTION III -- OVERVIEW
	1	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Region, 2012		      33
	2	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Demand by Product Group, 
		   2012								      38
	3	World Primary Pharmaceutical Container Demand by Type, 
		   2012								      42

		SECTION VIII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
	1	World Pharmaceutical Packaging Industry Market Share 
		   by Segment, 2012						     412





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