Food Containers: Rigid & Flexible

US food container demand will reach $23.5 billion in 2011. Growth trends include heightened demand for more convenient foods and a shift toward value-added packaging. Plastic containers and bags and pouches will log the fastest growth. Meat and dairy products and frozen specialties will lead gains by market.

This study analyzes the 263 billion unit US food container industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1996, 2001 and 2006 and forecasts for 2011 and 2016 by product (e.g.| bags and pouches| paperboard| plastic| metal| glass)| and market (e.g.| grain mill products| fruits and vegetables| dairy products| baked goods| meat and related products| sauces and condiments| snack foods| candy and confections| frozen specialties).

The study also considers market environment factors| details industry structure| evaluates company market share| and profiles 39 major players including Silgan| Altivity Packaging| Bemis| Alcan| Ball and Graphic Packaging.

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  1. Food Containers: Rigid & Flexible

    $4,500.00

    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

      $101.00

    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $109.00

      1. Table | FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND (million dollars) 2001 - 2016

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

      $1,427.00

      1. 3.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 3.2 Macroeconomic Outlook

        $149.00

        1. Table | MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS 1996 - 2016

      3. 3.3 Consumer Income & Spending Trends

        $82.00

        1. Table | CONSUMER INCOME & SPENDING (billion 2000 dollars) 1996 - 2016

      4. 3.4 Demographic Trends

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        1. Table | POPULATION & HOUSEHOLDS (million persons) 1996 - 2016

      5. 3.5 Retail Sales Outlook

        $92.00

        1. Table | RETAIL SALES (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

      6. 3.6 Food Industry Overview

        $204.00

        1. Table | FOOD SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 3.6.1 Consumer Preferences

          $82.00

        3. 3.6.2 Distribution Trends

          $82.00

      7. 3.7 Packaging Industry Overview

        $114.00

        1. Table | PACKAGING SHIPMENTS (billion 2000 dollars) 1996 - 2016

      8. 3.8 Competitive Packaging Materials

        $82.00

      9. 3.9 Pricing Trends

        $267.00

        1. Table | FOOD CONTAINER PRICES (cents per unit) 1996 - 2016

        2. 3.9.1 Plastic

          $82.00

        3. 3.9.2 Bags & Pouches

          $82.00

        4. 3.9.3 Paperboard

          $82.00

        5. 3.9.4 Metal

          $82.00

        6. 3.9.5 Glass

          $82.00

      10. 3.10 Environmental & Regulatory Issues

        $214.00

        1. 3.10.1 Recycling

          $82.00

        2. 3.10.2 Degradable Materials

          $82.00

      11. 3.11 International Activity & Foreign Trade

        $86.00

    4. 4 FOOD CONTAINER MARKETS

      $2,895.00

      1. 4.1 General

        $82.00

        1. Table | FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      2. 4.2 Grain Mill Products

        $359.00

        1. 4.2.1 Grain Mill Products Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | GRAIN MILL PRODUCT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.2.2 Container Trends

          $275.00

          1. Table | GRAIN MILL PRODUCT CONTAINER DEMAND BY APPLICATION (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | PET FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          3. Table | OTHER GRAIN MILL PRODUCT CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      3. 4.3 Fruits & Vegetables

        $232.00

        1. 4.3.1 Fruit & Vegetable Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | FRUIT & VEGETABLE SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.3.2 Container Trends

          $172.00

          1. Table | FRUIT & VEGETABLE CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      4. 4.4 Dairy Products

        $250.00

        1. 4.4.1 Dairy Products Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | DAIRY PRODUCT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.4.2 Container Trends

          $163.00

          1. Table | DAIRY PRODUCT CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      5. 4.5 Baked Goods

        $153.00

        1. 4.5.1 Baked Goods Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | BAKED GOODS SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.5.2 Container Trends

          $98.00

          1. Table | BAKED GOODS CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      6. 4.6 Meat & Related Products

        $410.00

        1. 4.6.1 Meat & Related Products Outlook

          $93.00

          1. Table | MEAT & RELATED PRODUCT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.6.2 Container Trends

          $300.00

          1. Table | MEAT & RELATED PRODUCTS CONTAINER DEMAND BY APPLICATION (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | MEAT, POULTRY & SEAFOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          3. Table | EGG CARTON DEMAND BY MATERIAL 1996 - 2016

      7. 4.7 Sauces & Condiments

        $188.00

        1. 4.7.1 Sauces & Condiments Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | SAUCE & CONDIMENT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.7.2 Container Trends

          $132.00

          1. Table | SAUCE & CONDIMENT CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      8. 4.8 Snack Foods

        $207.00

        1. 4.8.1 Snack Food Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | SNACK FOOD SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.8.2 Container Trends

          $132.00

          1. Table | SNACK FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      9. 4.9 Candy & Confections

        $225.00

        1. 4.9.1 Candy & Confections Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | CANDY & CONFECTION SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.9.2 Container Trends

          $149.00

          1. Table | CANDY & CONFECTION CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      10. 4.10 Frozen Specialties

        $191.00

        1. 4.10.1 Frozen Specialties Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | FROZEN SPECIALTIES SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.10.2 Container Trends

          $106.00

          1. Table | FROZEN SPECIALTIES CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      11. 4.11 Other Foods

        $628.00

        1. 4.11.1 Other Foods Outlook

          $92.00

          1. Table | OTHER FOOD SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 4.11.2 Container Trends

          $526.00

          1. Table | OTHER FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | SOUPS & CANNED SPECIALTIES CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          3. Table | FATS & OILS CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          4. Table | COFFEE & TEA CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          5. Table | BABY FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          6. Table | ALL OTHER FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MATERIAL (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

    5. 5 CONTAINER OVERVIEW

      $165.00

      1. 5.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 5.2 Container Demand

        $84.00

        1. Table | FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

    6. 6 BAGS & POUCHES

      $926.00

      1. 6.1 General

        $116.00

        1. Table | BAG & POUCH DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS BY MATERIAL & TYPE (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      2. 6.2 Plastic Bags & Pouches

        $381.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC BAG & POUCH DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

        2. 6.2.1 Pouches

          $253.00

        3. 6.2.2 Bags

          $92.00

      3. 6.3 Paper Bags & Pouches

        $186.00

        1. Table | PAPER BAG & POUCH DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

        2. 6.3.1 Applications

          $82.00

        3. 6.3.2 Producers

          $82.00

      4. 6.4 Markets

        $243.00

        1. Table | BAG & POUCH DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

    7. 7 PAPERBOARD FOOD CONTAINERS

      $963.00

      1. 7.1 General

        $82.00

        1. Table | PAPERBOARD FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

      2. 7.2 Paperboard Boxes & Cartons

        $452.00

        1. Table | PAPERBOARD FOOD BOX & CARTON DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.2.1 Folding Cartons

          $187.00

          1. Table | FOLDING CARTON DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

        3. 7.2.2 Other Boxes & Cartons

          $226.00

          1. Table | OTHER FOOD BOX & CARTON DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | GABLETOP CARTON DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          3. Table | SET-UP BOX DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

          4. Table | ASEPTIC CARTON DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      3. 7.3 Other Paperboard Containers

        $248.00

        1. Table | OTHER PAPERBOARD FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.3.1 Nonfolding Sanitary Containers

          $82.00

          1. Table | NONFOLDING SANITARY FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

        3. 7.3.2 Composite Cans

          $96.00

          1. Table | COMPOSITE CAN DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

        4. 7.3.3 Egg Cartons

          $82.00

          1. Table | MOLDED PULP EGG CARTON DEMAND (million units) 1996 - 2016

      4. 7.4 Markets

        $180.00

        1. Table | PAPERBOARD FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

    8. 8 PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINERS

      $1,406.00

      1. 8.1 General

        $82.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

      2. 8.2 Plastic Bottles & Jars

        $351.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC FOOD BOTTLE & JAR DEMAND 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.2.1 Bottles

          $132.00

          1. Table | PLASTIC FOOD BOTTLE DEMAND 1996 - 2016

        3. 8.2.2 Jars

          $89.00

          1. Table | PLASTIC FOOD JAR DEMAND 1996 - 2016

        4. 8.2.3 Resins

          $82.00

        5. 8.2.4 Producers

          $82.00

      3. 8.3 Plastic Tubs & Cups

        $243.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC TUB & CUP DEMAND IN FOOD APPLICATIONS* 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.3.1 Resins

          $82.00

        3. 8.3.2 Producers

          $82.00

      4. 8.4 Egg Cartons

        $82.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC EGG CARTON DEMAND 1996 - 2016

      5. 8.5 Other Plastic Food Containers

        $171.00

        1. Table | OTHER PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE & RESIN (million units) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.5.1 Cans

          $82.00

        3. 8.5.2 Squeeze Tubes & Other

          $82.00

      6. 8.6 Markets

        $234.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      7. 8.7 Resins

        $268.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY RESIN (million pounds) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.7.1 Polyethylene Terephthalate

          $82.00

        3. 8.7.2 High Density Polyethylene

          $82.00

        4. 8.7.3 Polypropylene

          $82.00

        5. 8.7.4 Polystyrene

          $82.00

        6. 8.7.5 Polyvinyl Chloride & Other

          $82.00

    9. 9 METAL FOOD CONTAINERS

      $569.00

      1. 9.1 General

        $118.00

        1. Table | METAL FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

      2. 9.2 Container Types & Materials

        $180.00

        1. 9.2.1 Steel & Bi-Metal Cans

          $82.00

        2. 9.2.2 Aluminum Cans

          $82.00

        3. 9.2.3 Aerosol Cans

          $82.00

      3. 9.3 Captive & Merchant Production

        $98.00

        1. Table | METAL FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY SOURCE OF PRODUCTION (million units) 1996 - 2016

      4. 9.4 Markets

        $173.00

        1. Table | METAL FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

    10. 10 GLASS FOOD CONTAINERS

      $315.00

      1. 10.1 General

        $92.00

        1. Table | GLASS FOOD CONTAINER DEMAND BY TYPE 1996 - 2016

      2. 10.2 Competitive Factors

        $82.00

      3. 10.3 Glass Jars

        $114.00

        1. Table | GLASS JAR DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

      4. 10.4 Glass Bottles

        $82.00

        1. Table | GLASS BOTTLE DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars) 1996 - 2016

    11. 11 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $3,736.00

      1. 11.1 General

        $103.00

        1. Table | US FOOD CONTAINER SALES BY COMPANY, 2006 (million dollars)

      2. 11.2 Market Share

        $383.00

        1. 11.2.1 Bags & Pouches

          $82.00

        2. 11.2.2 Paperboard Containers

          $82.00

        3. 11.2.3 Plastic Containers

          $82.00

        4. 11.2.4 Metal Containers

          $82.00

        5. 11.2.5 Glass Containers

          $82.00

      3. 11.3 Acquisitions & Divestitures

        $133.00

        1. Table | SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES

      4. 11.4 Product Manufacturing & Development

        $100.00

      5. 11.5 Marketing Strategies

        $82.00

      6. 11.6 Channels of Distribution

        $82.00

      7. 11.7 Competitive Strategies

        $82.00

      8. 11.8 Cooperative Agreements

        $82.00

        1. Table | SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS

      9. 11.9 Company Profiles

        $2,780.00

        1. 11.9.1 Alcan Incorporated

          $112.00

        2. 11.9.2 Altivity Packaging LLC

          $100.00

        3. 11.9.3 Amcor Limited

          $110.00

        4. 11.9.4 Anchor Glass Container Corporation

          $82.00

        5. 11.9.5 Ball Corporation

          $116.00

        6. 11.9.6 Bemis Company Incorporated

          $118.00

        7. 11.9.7 Berry Plastics Holding Corporation

          $82.00

        8. 11.9.8 Captive Plastics Incorporated

          $82.00

        9. 11.9.9 Caraustar Industries Incorporated

          $98.00

        10. 11.9.10 Carter Holt Harvey Limited

          $82.00

        11. 11.9.11 Consolidated Container Company LLC

          $82.00

        12. 11.9.12 Constar International Incorporated

          $82.00

        13. 11.9.13 Crown Holdings Incorporated

          $82.00

        14. 11.9.14 Exopack Holding Corporation

          $82.00

        15. 11.9.15 Graham Packaging Holdings Company

          $82.00

        16. 11.9.16 Graphic Packaging Corporation

          $84.00

        17. 11.9.17 Hood Companies

          $82.00

        18. 11.9.18 Huhtamaki Oyj

          $82.00

        19. 11.9.19 Letica Corporation

          $82.00

        20. 11.9.20 LINPAC Group Limited

          $82.00

        21. 11.9.21 Liquid Container/Plaxicon Company

          $82.00

        22. 11.9.22 MeadWestvaco Corporation

          $82.00

        23. 11.9.23 Owens-Illinois Group Incorporated

          $82.00

        24. 11.9.24 Packaging Dynamics Corporation

          $82.00

        25. 11.9.25 Pactiv Corporation

          $82.00

        26. 11.9.26 Plastipak Holdings Incorporated

          $82.00

        27. 11.9.27 Pliant Corporation

          $82.00

        28. 11.9.28 Polytainers Limited

          $82.00

        29. 11.9.29 Printpack Incorporated

          $82.00

        30. 11.9.30 Ring Container Technologies

          $82.00

        31. 11.9.31 Rock-Tenn Company

          $107.00

        32. 11.9.32 Saint-Gobain

          $82.00

        33. 11.9.33 Sealed Air Corporation

          $91.00

        34. 11.9.34 SIG Holding Limited

          $82.00

        35. 11.9.35 Silgan Holdings Incorporated

          $113.00

        36. 11.9.36 Solo Cup Company

          $97.00

        37. 11.9.37 Sonoco Products Company

          $124.00

        38. 11.9.38 Tekni-Plex Incorporated

          $82.00

        39. 11.9.39 Tetra Laval International SA

          $82.00

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