Metal Packaging Market Research Report - Global Forecast 2027

Metal Packaging Market Research Report: Information by Material (Aluminum, Steel and others), Type (Cans, Drums & Barrels, Caps & Closures and others), Application (Food & Beverages, Healthcare, Personal care, Chemical and others), Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Rest of the World) - Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/PNT/1385-CR | July 2019 | Region: Global | 107 pages

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Metal Packaging Market Synopsis:


Metal packaging market is expected to reach at a market size of USD 150.69 billion by 2025 at a CAGR of 3.36% during the forecast period.


The market of metal packaging has been witnessing moderate growth in the past couple of years. The demand for metal packaging is expected to be driven by increasing consumption of beverages and demand for aerosol cans. The base year considered for the study of the market is 2018, and the forecast period for the global metal packaging market is 2019 to 2025.


Metal packaging is the process of enclosing or protecting products by using materials such as aluminum and steel for its distribution, storage, and sale. Such packaging is used across various industries such as food & beverages, healthcare, chemicals, personal care, and others.


The growing demand from the food and beverage markets has been fueling the overall growth of the packaging industry. The scarcity of time and smaller family sizes are propelling the demand for canned food & beverages, thereby driving the growth in the metal packaging market. Advancements in packaging technology, which aids in offering metal cans with improved functional and storage features, have also been a major factor triggering the market growth in the beverages end-use sector. Metal packaging is widely used in alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. However, the growth of the market might be hindered by factors such as environment-related issues pertaining to steel mining and increased material cost.


Global Metal Packaging Market: Regional Analysis


The global metal packaging market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the world (RoW). North America held the largest share in the global metal packaging market, followed by Europe and Asia-Pacific in 2018.


North America was the largest market for metal packaging due to the fast-paced lifestyle leading to convenience packaging. The US is a major contributor in the North America metal packaging market due to its high dependency on canned foods and beverages. Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing segment, which presents huge growth opportunities for soft drink manufacturers, has been leading the metal packaging market.


Key Players


The Key Players in the global metal packaging market are Crown Holdings, Inc. (the US), Ardagh Group (Ireland), CPMC Holdings Limited (China), Ton YI Industrial Corporation (Taiwan), Silgan Holdings Inc. (US), Ball Corporation (US), CAN-PACK SA (Poland), and HUBER Packaging Group GmbH (Germany).


Greif, Inc. (US), BWAY Corporation (US), Toyo Seikan Group Holdings (Japan), Metal Packaging Europe (Belgium), and Emballator Metal Group (Sweden) are some of the other players operating in the global metal packaging market.


Global Metal Packaging Market: Segmentation


The global metal packaging market has been segmented based on material, type, and application. On the basis of material, the market has been further classified as aluminum, steel, and others. The steel segment held the largest market share of the global metal packaging market in 2018. The aluminum segment has a high growth rate and is expected to witness the highest CAGR during the forecast period because of the high demand for beer, carbonated soft drinks, and energy drinks.


On the basis of type, the market has been segmented into cans, drums & barrels, caps & closures, and others. The cans segment held the largest market share of the global metal packaging market. It is one of the most widely used package types, and they have become increasingly popular in developed and developing countries during the past few years owing to the high demand for beverages. Can come in many shapes and sizes, and are extensively used for various products such as food, beverages, personal care, and households.


On the basis of application, the market has been segmented into food & beverages, healthcare, personal care, chemical, and others. The food & beverages segment held the largest market share of the global metal packaging market due to various properties of the metal. It extends the shelf life of food & beverage products and delivers protection against light, oxygen, and bacteria.


The global metal packaging market is fairly competitive, with a moderate number of players, across the globe. The players are expected to adopt various strategies to expand their global presence and increase their market shares. Some of the key strategies adopted by the players include a focus on high-quality products, cost-effectiveness, expansions, and strategic partnerships and collaborations with various manufacturing companies.


Industry News



  • In April 2019, Crown Holdings, Inc. launched shorter cans for the luxury market, which are available in 100mm height and both round and square shape.



  • In April 2019, Ardagh Group announced the expansion of production at its Jacareí and Manaus could and end facilities, respectively for supporting the growth prospects of the Brazilian can market. These projects aim to meet its customer’s growing demand for recyclable and sustainable aluminum packaging.


Intended Audience



  • Raw material suppliers

  • End users

  • Product manufacturers

  • Regulatory bodies

  • Market research and consulting firms

  • Associations and industrial bodies



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2025: USD 150.69 billion
  CAGR   3.36% CAGR (2020-2027)
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Material, Type, Application
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Crown Holdings, Inc. (the US), Ardagh Group (Ireland), CPMC Holdings Limited (China), Ton YI Industrial Corporation (Taiwan), Silgan Holdings Inc. (US), Ball Corporation (US), CAN-PACK SA (Poland), and HUBER Packaging Group GmbH (Germany), Greif, Inc. (US), BWAY Corporation (US), Toyo Seikan Group Holdings (Japan), Metal Packaging Europe (Belgium), and Emballator Metal Group (Sweden)
  Key Market Opportunities

  • High-quality products
  • Cost-effectiveness
  •   Key Market Drivers

  • Increasing consumption of beverages
  • Demand for aerosol cans


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    The global metal packaging market has been segmented based on material, type, application and region.

    Global metal packaging market expected to reach a notable value of USD 150.69 billion by forecast 2025

    North America was the largest market for metal packaging due to the fast-paced lifestyle leading to convenience packaging.

    1 Executive Summary

    2 Scope of the Report

    2.1 Market Definition

    2.2 Scope of the Study

    2.2.1 Definition

    2.2.2 Research Objective

    2.2.3 Assumptions

    2.2.4 Limitations

    2.3 Research Process

    2.3.1 Primary Research

    2.3.2 Secondary Research

    2.4 Market Size Estimation

    2.5 Forecast Model

    3 Market Landscape

    3.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

    3.1.1 Threat of New Entrants

    3.1.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

    3.1.3 Threat of Substitutes

    3.1.4 Segment Rivalry

    3.1.5 Bargaining Power of Buyers

    3.2 Value Chain/Supply Chain Analysis

    4 Market Dynamics

    4.1 Introduction

    4.2 Market Drivers

    4.3 Market Restraints

    4.4 Market Opportunities

    5 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material

    5.1 Introduction

    5.2 Aluminum

    5.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    5.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    5.3 Steel

    5.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    5.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    5.4 Others

    5.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    5.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    6 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type

    6.1 Introduction

    6.2 Cans

    6.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    6.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    6.3 Drums & Barrels

    6.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    6.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    6.4 Caps & Closures

    6.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    6.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    6.5 Others

    6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    7 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application

    7.1 Introduction

    7.2 Food & Beverages

    7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    7.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    7.3 Healthcare

    7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    7.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    7.4 Personal Care

    7.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    7.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    7.5 Chemical

    7.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    7.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    7.6 Others

    7.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    7.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020-2027

    8 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Region

    8.1 Introduction

    8.2 North America

    8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.2.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.2.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.2.5 US

    8.2.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.2.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.2.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.2.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.2.6 Canada

    8.2.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.2.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.2.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.2.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.2.7 Mexico

    8.2.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.2.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.2.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.2.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.3 Europe

    8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.3.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.3.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.3.5 UK

    8.3.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.3.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.3.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.3.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.3.6 Germany

    8.3.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.3.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.3.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.3.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.3.7 France

    8.3.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.3.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.3.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.3.8 Italy

    8.3.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.3.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.3.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.3.9 Rest of Europe

    8.3.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.3.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.3.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.4 Asia-Pacific

    8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.4.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.4.5 China

    8.4.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.4.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.4.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.4.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.4.6 Japan

    8.4.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.4.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.4.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.4.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.4.7 India

    8.4.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.4.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.4.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.4.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.4.8 Rest of Asia-Pacific

    8.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.4.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.4.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.5 Rest of the World (RoW)

    8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.5.5 South America

    8.5.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.5.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.5.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.5.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    8.5.6 Middle East & Africa

    8.5.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

    8.5.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Material, 2020-2027

    8.5.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

    8.5.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020-2027

    9 Competitive Landscape

    10 Company Profile

    10.1 Crown Holdings, Inc. (US)

    10.1.1 Company Overview

    10.1.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.1.3 Financial Overview

    10.1.4 Key Developments

    10.1.5 Key Strategies

    10.1.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.2 Ardagh Group (Ireland)

    10.2.1 Company Overview

    10.2.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.2.3 Financial Overview

    10.2.4 Key Developments

    10.2.5 Key Strategies

    10.2.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.3 CPMC Holdings Limited (China)

    10.3.1 Company Overview

    10.3.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.3.3 Financial Overview

    10.3.4 Key Developments

    10.3.5 Key Strategies

    10.3.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.4 Ton YI Industrial Corporation (Taiwan)

    10.4.1 Company Overview

    10.4.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.4.3 Financial Overview

    10.4.4 Key Developments

    10.4.5 Key Strategies

    10.4.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.5 Greif, Inc. (US)

    10.5.1 Company Overview

    10.5.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.5.3 Financial Overview

    10.5.4 Key Developments

    10.5.5 Key Strategies

    10.5.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.6 Silgan Holdings Inc. (US)

    10.6.1 Company Overview

    10.6.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.6.3 Financial Overview

    10.6.4 Key Developments

    10.6.5 Key Strategies

    10.6.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.7 BWAY Corporation (US)

    10.7.1 Company Overview

    10.7.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.7.3 Financial Overview

    10.7.4 Key Developments

    10.7.5 Key Strategies

    10.7.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.8 Toyo Seikan Group Holdings (Japan)

    10.8.1 Company Overview

    10.8.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.8.3 Financial Overview

    10.8.4 Key Developments

    10.8.5 Key Strategies

    10.8.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.9 Ball Corporation (US)

    10.9.1 Company Overview

    10.9.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.9.3 Financial Overview

    10.9.4 Key Developments

    10.9.5 Key Strategies

    10.9.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.10 HUBER Packaging Group GmbH (Germany)

    10.10.1 Company Overview

    10.10.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.10.3 Financial Overview

    10.10.4 Key Developments

    10.10.5 Key Strategies

    10.10.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.11 CAN-PACK S.A. (Poland)

    10.11.1 Company Overview

    10.11.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.11.3 Financial Overview

    10.11.4 Key Developments

    10.11.5 Key Strategies

    10.11.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.12 Emballator Metal Group (Sweden)

    10.12.1 Company Overview

    10.12.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.12.3 Financial Overview

    10.12.4 Key Developments

    10.12.5 Key Strategies

    10.12.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.13 Metal Packaging Europe (Belgium)

    10.13.1 Company Overview

    10.13.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.13.3 Financial Overview

    10.13.4 Key Developments

    10.13.5 Key Strategies

    10.13.6 SWOT Analysis

    10.14 Jamestrong Packaging (Australia)

    10.14.1 Company Overview

    10.14.2 Products/Services Offered

    10.14.3 Financial Overview

    10.14.4 Key Developments

    10.14.5 Key Strategies

    10.14.6 SWOT Analysis

    11 List of Tables

    Table 1 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Region, 2020-2027

    Table 2 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 3 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 4 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 5 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 6 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material, by Region, 2020-2027

    Table 7 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 8 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 9 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 10 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 11 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type, by Region, 2020-2027

    Table 12 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 13 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 14 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market by Type, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 15 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market by Type, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 21 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application, by Region, 2020-2027

    Table 22 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 23 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 24 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 25 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

    Table 26 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Region, 2020-2027

    Table 27 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material, 2020-2027

    Table 28 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type, 2020-2027

    Table 30 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application, 2020-2027

    Table 31 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country

    Table 32 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material

    Table 33 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type

    Table 35 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application

    Table 36 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country

    Table 37 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material

    Table 38 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type

    Table 40 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application

    Table 41 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country

    Table 42 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material

    Table 43 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type

    Table 45 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application

    Table 46 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Region

    Table 47 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material

    Table 48 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type

    Table 50 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application

    12 List of Figures

    FIGURE 1 Research Process of MRFR

    FIGURE 2 Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approach

    FIGURE 3 Market Dynamics

    FIGURE 4 Impact Analysis: Market Drivers

    FIGURE 5 Impact Analysis: Market Restraints

    FIGURE 6 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

    FIGURE 7 Value Chain Analysis

    FIGURE 8 Global Metal Packaging Market Share, by Material, 2020 (%)

    FIGURE 9 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Material, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 10 Global Metal Packaging Market Share, by Type, 2020 (%)

    FIGURE 11 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Type, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 14 Global Metal Packaging Market Share, by Application, 2020 (%)

    FIGURE 15 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Application, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 16 Global Metal Packaging Market Share (%), by Region, 2020

    FIGURE 17 Global Metal Packaging Market, by Region, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 18 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

    FIGURE 19 North America: Global Metal Packaging Market by Country, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 20 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

    FIGURE 21 Europe: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 22 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

    FIGURE 23 Asia-Pacific: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)

    FIGURE 24 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

    FIGURE 25 RoW: Global Metal Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027(USD MILLION)