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Article Title: Pharma to lead U.S. packaging growth through 2020
By: Jim Butschli
Publication: Packaging World, 10/25/2016
Freedonia Study: Packaging: United States (FF30035)

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“Growth, however, will trail the upward pace of drug shipments as drug manufacturers remain more sensitive to package pricing than are consumers to medication prices,” says Freedonia. “Profit pressures resulting from competing generics and the drug benefit schemes of managed care providers will continue to prompt U.S. pharmaceutical manufacturers to pursue improved packaging efficiencies. Nonetheless, evolving consumer and medical provider preferences for unit-dose and other convenient drug delivery formats will boost demand for high-value-added medication containers.”
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