Thermoformed Plastics Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast (2023-2029) Trends, Statistics, Dynamics, Segmentation

  • Thermoformed Plastics Market was valued at USD 50.47 Billion in 2022. Global Thermoformed Plastics Market size is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.6 % over the forecast period.

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Thermoformed Plastics Market Definition:

Thermoformed Plastics are plastic products which are made up of the thermoforming process. In this process, plastic moulding techniques such as pressure forming and vacuum are used to shape the plastic products. Increase in applications in various industries such as packaging, healthcare, automotive, electrical and electronics driving the market through the forecast period. Increase in benefits of thermoforming such as easy processing and cost-effectiveness fuelling the market growth through the forecast period.

 

Further, the Thermoformed Plastics Market is segmented By Plastic Type, By Thermoforming Type, Thickness, End Use Industry and geography. On the basis of Plastic Type, the Thermoformed Plastics Market is segmented under PP, Polystyrene, PET, PE, PVC, Bio-plastics, ABS. Based on the Thermoforming Type, the Thermoformed Plastics Market is segmented under Vacuum Forming, Pressure Forming, Mechanical Forming. On the basis of Thickness, the Thermoformed Plastics Market is segmented under Thin Gauge, Thick Gauge by geography, the market covers the following Regions: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, and Middle East & Africa. For each segment, the market sizing and forecasts have been done on the basis of value (in USD Billion).

Thermoformed Plastics Market Dynamics:

Increase in popularity for shopping and high consumer spending due to online retail channels that are easy to use, awareness about the products hygiene and changing lifestyles increasing the demand for Thermoformed Plastics Market Through The forecast period, as thermoformed plastic gives protection to the food during transportation thus, they are majorly used in food and beverage industry. Moreover, the rise in demand for sanitized products fuelled the demand for thermoformed plastic products as these products provide protection and safety. These are the various factors that are driving the market through the forecast period.

 

The demand for moulding labelling is increasing due to awareness about packaged products and high purchasing powers. Thus, fuelling the demand for thermoformed plastics through the forecast period. The use of high-quality materials in packaging to increase the shelf life of the product and non-contamination is expected to drive the market. Moreover, a surge in population and high purchasing power and growing disposable incomes create the demand for the Thermoformed Plastics Market through the forecast period. As the urban population is increasing, people are migrating from rural areas to urban areas and the high birth rate results in an increase in the consumption of packaged food. The rise in popularity of single-serving food products fuelling the demand for the market.

 

Impact on the environment and various types of pollution such as soil, water and solid waste pollution, and chemical pollution are expected to hinder the market growth through the forecast period. The regulations on plastic production, as these products are manufactured from raw materials such as petroleum and crude oil expected to reduce the demand for the market. Also, stringent government policies related to plastic manufacturing and banning harmful plastic is one of the major restraining factors for the market through the forecast period.

 

The increase in demand for the packaging industry is expected to increase the demand for the market through the forecast period, as the PMMI (the association of packaging and processing) in North America. The beverage industry is expected to increase by about 4.5% through the forecast period. Moreover, currently packaging federation in the united states that the UK packaging industry reached the sales of 11 Bn due to an increase in demand for packaging from various sectors. Thus, the demand for packaging fuelling the demand for Thermoformed Plastics Market Throughout the forecast period.

 

Thermoformed Plastics are used in various industries, Medical industry is among them in that it is used for CT scans, MRI, and X-Ray. And also, as various hospital components such as bins and trays, sterile packages, stands and hospital bed components. According to MMR research, the medical industry in Canada held a market share of 27% of the total market. And it is expected to grow through the forecast period. Thus, it is expected to fuel the demand for the market.

 

Thermoformed Plastics Market Segment Analysis:

By Plastic Type, the Thermoformed Market is classified into PP, Polystyrene, PET, PE, PVC, Bio-plastics, and ABS. The Polypropylene (PP) segment is expected to dominate the market through the forecast period. And it is expected to grow at 5.5% CAGR through the forecast period. As it provides various types of benefits such as lightweight, effective sealing, impact strength, higher sustainability as well as excellent resistance to volatile chemicals, temperature and electricity. In comparison with other types of plastics, polypropylene is an inexpensive material. These factors are expected to drive the market through the forecast period.

 

 

By Thermoforming Type, the Thermoformed Plastics Market is segmented into Vacuum Forming, Pressure Forming, and Mechanical Forming. The pressure thermoforming segment is expected to dominate the market through the forecast period. As it provides various types of benefits such as pressure thermoformed parts are sharper and have crisp surface detail and structure, the texture is more uniform and accurate and also, they provide high tolerance. One of the major reasons to drive the market is pressure thermoforming is cost-effective in comparison with other types. Along with these features, the complex graphics and undercuts can be easily done with pressure thermoforming type.

 

Thermoformed Plastics Market Regional Insights:

By regional analysis, the North American segment is expected to dominate the market through the forecast period. Due to the surge in industrialization and advancement in technologies to develop new and innovative products as well as demand in the packaging industry fuelling the demand doe the market. The increase in the number of manufacturers in the medical sectors and health care sectors are expected to drive the regional market. The Asia Pacific is expected to grow at a significant pace through the forecast period. And it is one of the fastest-growing markets through the forecast period. As China is a major producer for the manufacturing of plastics and also the supplier of the plastic industry. The European region is witnessing rapid growth in the past few years due to an increase in demand in End-use sectors.

 

Thermoformed Plastics Market Key Players Insights:

The market is characterized by the existence of a number of well-known firms. These companies control a large portion of the market, have a wide product portfolio, and have a global presence. In addition, the market comprises small to mid-sized competitors that sell a limited variety of items, some of which are self-publishing organizations.

 

The market's major companies have a significant impact because most of them have extensive global networks through which they can reach their massive client bases. To drive revenue growth and strengthen their positions in the global market, key players in the market, particularly in North America and Europe, are focusing on strategic initiatives such as acquisitions, new collection launches, and partnerships.

 

The objective of the report is to present a comprehensive analysis of the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market to the stakeholders in the industry. The report provides trends that are most dominant in the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market and how these trends will influence new business investments and market development throughout the forecast period. The report also aids in the comprehension of the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market dynamics and competitive structure of the market by analyzing market leaders, market followers, and regional players.

 

The qualitative and quantitative data provided in the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market report is to help understand which market segments, regions are expected to grow at higher rates, factors affecting the market, and key opportunity areas, which will drive the industry and market growth through the forecast period. The report also includes the competitive landscape of key players in the industry along with their recent developments in the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market. The report studies factors such as company size, market share, market growth, revenue, production volume, and profits of the key players in the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market.

 

Thermoformed Plastics Market

 

The report provides Porter's Five Force Model, which helps in designing the business strategies in the market. The report helps in identifying how many rivals exist, who they are, and how their product quality is in the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market. The report also analyses if the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market is easy for a new player to gain a foothold in the market, do they enter or exit the market regularly, if the market is dominated by a few players, etc.

 

The report also includes a PESTEL Analysis, which aids in the development of company strategies. Political variables help in figuring out how much a government can influence the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market. Economic variables aid in the analysis of economic performance drivers that have an impact on the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market. Understanding the impact of the surrounding environment and the influence of environmental concerns on the Global Thermoformed Plastics Market is aided by legal factors.

 

Thermoformed Plastics Market Scope:

Thermoformed Plastics Market Scope

Market Size in 2022

USD 50.47 Bn.

Market Size in 2029

USD 73.90 Bn.

CAGR (2023-2029)

5.6%

Historic Data

2017-2021

Base Year

2022

Forecast Period

2023-2029

Segment Scope

By PlasticType

  • PP
  • Polystyrene
  • PET
  • PE
  • PVC
  • Bio-plastics
  • ABS

By Thermoforming Type

  • Vacuum Forming
  • Pressure Forming
  • Mechanical Forming

 

By Thickness

  • Thin Gauge
  • Thick Gauge

 

North America- United States, Canada, and Mexico

Europe – UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Austria, and Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific – China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia, ASEAN, Rest of APAC

Middle East and Africa - South Africa, GCC, Egypt, Nigeria, Rest of the Middle East and Africa

South America – Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America

 

Thermoformed Plastics Market Key Players: 

  • Fabri-Kal Corp. (US)
  • Berry Global Inc. (US)
  • Genpak LLC (US)
  • Pactiv LLC (US)
  • D&W Fine Pack LLC (US)
  • Amcor Ltd. (Australia)
  • Dart Container Corp. (US)
  • Anchor Packaging (US)
  • Sabert Corporation (US)
  • Sonoco Products Company (US)
  • Placon (U.S.)
  • Silgan Plastics (U.S.)
  • Graham Packaging Company (U.S.)
  • Wilbert Plastic Services, Inc. (U.S.)


Frequently Asked Questions

The segments covered in the Thermoformed Plastics Market report are based on Plastic Type, Thermoforming Type, Thickness.

  1. Scope of the Report
  2. Research Methodology
    • Research Process
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market: Target Audience
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market: Primary Research (As per Client Requirement)
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market: Secondary Research
  3. Executive Summary
  4. Competitive Landscape
    • Market Share Analysis by Region in 2021(%)
      • North America
      • Europe
      • Asia Pacific
      • Middle East and Africa
      • South America
    • Stellar Competition matrix
      • Global Stellar Competition Matrix
      • North America Stellar Competition Matrix
      • Europe Stellar Competition Matrix
      • Asia Pacific Stellar Competition Matrix
      • South America Stellar Competition Matrix
      • Middle East and Africa Stellar Competition Matrix
    • Key Players Benchmarking: - By Plastic Type, Pricing, Investments, Expansion Plans, Physical Presence, and Presence in the Market.
    • Mergers and Acquisitions in Industry: - M&A by Region, Value, and Strategic Intent
    • Market Dynamics
    • Market Drivers
    • Market Restraints
    • Market Opportunities
    • Market Challenges
    • PESTLE Analysis
    • PORTERS Five Force Analysis
    • Value Chain Analysis
  5. Global Thermoformed Plastics Market Segmentation
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market, by Region (2022-2029)
      • North America
      • Europe
      • Asia-Pacific
      • Middle East & Africa
      • South America
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Plastic Type (2022-2029)
      • PP
      • Polystyrene
      • PET
      • PE
      • PVC
      • Bio-plastics
      • ABS
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thermoforming Type (2022-2029)
      • Vacuum Forming
      • Pressure Forming
      • Mechanical Forming
    • Global Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thickness (2022-2029)
      • Thin Gauge
      • Thick Gauge
  6. North America Thermoformed Plastics Market Segmentation
    • North America Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Plastic Type (2022-2029)
      • PP
      • Polystyrene
      • PET
      • PE
      • PVC
      • Bio-plastics
      • ABS
    • North America Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thermoforming Type (2022-2029)
      • Vacuum Forming
      • Pressure Forming
      • Mechanical Forming
    • North America Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thickness (2022-2029)
      • Thin Gauge
      • Thick Gauge
    • North America Toys Market, by Country (2022-2029)
      • United States
      • Canada
      • Mexico
  7. Europe Thermoformed Plastics Market Segmentation
    • Europe Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Plastic Type (2022-2029)
    • Europe Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thermoforming Type (2022-2029)
    • Europe Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thickness (2022-2029)
    • Europe Thermoformed Plastics Market, by Country (2022-2029)
  8. Asia Pacific Thermoformed Plastics Market Segmentation
    • Asia Pacific Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Plastic Type (2022-2029)
    • Asia Pacific Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thermoforming Type (2022-2029)
    • Asia Pacific Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thickness (2022-2029)
    • Asia Pacific Thermoformed Plastics Market, by Country (2022-2029)
  9. Middle East and Africa Thermoformed Plastics Market Segmentation
    • Middle East and Africa Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Plastic Type (2022-2029)
    • Middle East and Africa Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thermoforming Type (2022-2029)
    • Middle East and Africa Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thickness (2022-2029)
    • Middle East and Africa Thermoformed Plastics Market, by Country (2022-2029)
  10. South America Thermoformed Plastics Market Segmentation
    • South America Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Plastic Type (2022-2029)
    • South America Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thermoforming Type (2022-2029)
    • South America Thermoformed Plastics Market, By Thickness (2022-2029)
    • South America Thermoformed Plastics Market, by Country (2022-2029)
  11. Company Profiles
    • Key Players
      • Fabri-Kal Corp. (US)
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Overview
        • Business Strategy
        • Key Developments
      • Berry Global Inc. (US)
      • Genpak LLC (US)
      • Pactiv LLC (US)
      • D&W Fine Pack LLC (US)
      • Amcor Ltd. (Australia)
      • Dart Container Corp. (US)
      • Anchor Packaging (US)
      • Sabert Corporation (US)
      • Sonoco Products Company (US)
      • Placon (U.S.)
      • Silgan Plastics (U.S.)
      • Graham Packaging Company (U.S.)
      • Wilbert Plastic Services, Inc. (U.S.)
  12. Key Findings
  13. Recommendations

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