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Packaging (Plastics) Market Report 2003


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Published Date :
April 2003find similar
Report Type :
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Price :
£ 575
Contents :
12 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Packaging (Plastics) 2003

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Types Of Plastic Used For Packaging

Polyolefins

Polyethylene

Polypropylene

Polymers

Table: Main Polymer Usage In Uk Packaging By Volume (000 Tonnes And %),-2002

Polyethylene Terephthalate

Polyvinyl Chloride

Polyvinylidene Chloride

Polystyrene

Polycarbonate

Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol Copolymers

Polymers In Combination

Polymers With Other Materials

Other Polymers

Biopolymers

Aliphatic Polyketones

Liquid Crystal Polymers

Other Materials

Polyethylene Naphthalate

Conversion Processes

Extrusion

Cast Film

Calendering

Blown Film

Market Sectors

Flexible Plastic Film

Bottles And Containers

Closures

Labels

Boxes, Crates, Pails, Barrels, Drums And Storage Bins

Market Trends

Market Position

The Uk

Overseas

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Table: The Apparent Uk Plastic Packaging Market By Value At Constant Prices (££m And %),-2002

Table: The Total Uk Packaging Manufacturing Market By Material By Market Share By Value (%),-2002

Table: The Total Uk Packaging Market By Material By Volume (million Tonnes),-2002

By Market Sector

Flexible Plastic Film

Polyethylene Films

Cast Polypropylene Films

Nylon Films

Pet Films

Polyvinyl Chloride Films

Cellulose Films

Metallocene Polymer Films

Table: Uk Consumption Of Polyethylene In Film Applications (000 Tonnes),

Bottles And Containers

Table: Uk Consumption Of The Principal Plastics Used For Manufacturing Bottles And Containers By Volume (000 Tonnes),-2002

Closures

Table: Uk Consumption Of The Principal Plastics Used For Manufacturing Closures By Volume (000 Tonnes),-2002

Labels

Table: Uk Consumption Of Plastic For Labels By Volume (000 Tonnes),-2002

Boxes, Crates, Pails, Barrels, Drums And Storage Bins

Table: Uk Consumption Of Plastic Boxes, Crates, Pails, Barrels, Drums And Storage Bins By Volume (000 Tonnes),-2002

Overseas Trade

General Overview

Exports

Table: Uk Exports Of Plastic Packaging By Destination By Sector By Value (££000), Year Ending Third Quarter

Imports

Table: Uk Imports Of Plastic Packaging By Origin By Sector By Value (££000), Year Ending Third Quarter

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Table: The Uk Plastic Industry By Application By Market Share By Value (%),

Industry Synopsis

Table: Uk Plastics Packaging Industry Profile (number, Tonnes, Kg And ££bn),

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Manufacture Of All Types Of Packaging By Turnover Sizeband (££000),

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Manufacture Of Plastic Packing Goods By Turnover Sizeband (££000),

Employment

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Local Units Engaged In The Manufacture Of Plastic By Employee Sizeband,

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Distribution

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Key Trade Associations

Uk Associations

British Plastics Federation's Packaging Group

Chemical Industries Association

Packaging And Industrial Films Association

The Packaging Federation

European Associations

F£d£ration De La Plasturgie

Confederaci£n Espa£ola De Empresarios De Pl£sticos

Associa£££o Portuguesa Da Ind£stria De Pl£sticos

Multisector Federation For The Technology Industry (agoria)

Gesamtverband Kunststoff Verarbeitende Industrie E.v.

Kunststoff Verband Schweiz

Unione Nazionale Industrie Trasformatrici Materie Plastiche

Fachverband Der Chemischen Industrie £sterreich

The Association Of The Hungarian Plastics Industry

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Table: Leading Uk Plastic Packaging Companies By Turnover (££000),-2002

Market Leaders

Amcor Flexibles Uk Ltd

Financial Results

Autobar Group Ltd

Financial Results

British Polythene Industries Plc

Financial Results

Ds Smith Plc

Financial Results

Linpac Plastics Ltd

Financial Results

Low & Bonar Plc

Financial Results

Macfarlane Group Plc

Financial Results

My Holdings Plc

Financial Results

Nampak Plc

Financial Results

Rexam Plc

Financial Results

Rpc Group Plc

Financial Results

Sca Packaging Ltd

Financial Results

Outside Suppliers

Polymer Manufacturers

Cost Problems

Machinery Manufacturers

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

Customer Profile

The Main Markets

Fresh Food

Meat And Poultry

Vegetables

Frozen Foods

Soup

Cheese

Baked Products

Bread

Cakes

Biscuits

Snack Foods

Coffee And Tea

Confectionery

Dried Foods

Pharmaceuticals

Cleaning Products

Household Detergents

Sacks

Diy

Labelling

7. Current Issues

Cost Of Feedstock

Sustainability

Growth Of Environmental Awareness

End-of-life Plastics Packaging

Product Development In Plastic

8. The Global Market

Introduction

The Us

Table: The Total Us Packaging Material Market By Sector By Market Share By Value (%),

Us Flexible Packaging Profile

Table: Us Converted Flexible Packaging Demand By Material And Market By Volume And Value (million Lb And $m),,, And

Table: Forecast Us Percentage Growth In Packaging Materials By Value (%),-2002,-2003 And-2005

Table: Flexible Packaging Demand In The Us And Europe By Value ($m),,, And

Us Supplier Consolidation

Europe

Table: Total European Flexible Packaging Market By Country By Value ($m),,, And

Table: European Breakdown Of Demand For Packaging Materials By Country By Market Share By Value (%),

Table: Estimated Packaging Expenditure In Europe (_m),,, And

Table: The Largest Economies In Western Europe By Estimated Packaging Expenditure (000, _m, E And %),,-1997 And

Table: Estimated European Packaging Expenditure By Type Of Material By Market Share (%),, And

Table: Top Five Fastest-growing European Food Packaging Markets (%),-2005

9. Forecasts

Introduction

Forecasts To

Table: Apparent And Forecast Uk Plastics Consumption (000 Tonnes),-2005

Table: The Forecast Apparent Uk Plastic Packaging Market By Value At Constant Prices (££m And %),-2007

Future Trends

The Environment

10. Company Profiles

British Polythene Industries Plc

Ds Smith Plc

Linpac Plastics Ltd

My Holdings Plc

Rexam Plc

Rpc Group Plc

Sca Packaging Ltd

11. Further Sources

Associations

Bonnier Information Sources

Government Publications