Snack food Packaging Market Research Report - Global Forecast 2027

Snack food Packaging Market Research Report: Information by Packaging Type (flexible packaging and rigid packaging), Material (plastic, paper, metal, and others), Application (bakery snacks, candy & confections, savory snacks, nuts & dried fruits and others) and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and South America) - Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/PNT/7230-HCR | February, 2021 | Region : Global

Snack food Packaging Market Synopsis


Snack food packaging market was valued at USD 37 Billion in 2018 and is expected to witness a CAGR of around 5.5% during the forecast period.


The Global Market for Snacks Packing Covers has been witnessing significant growth in the past couple of years. The demand for snack food packaging is expected to be driven by an increase in consumption of ready to eat food and consumer awareness regarding healthy lifestyles. Such factors have resulted in the growth in the consumption of snack food, driving the growth of the snack food packaging market across the globe.


The growing penetration of franchise food organizations and increasing out of home food consumption in urban areas along with the growing retail industry are factors that are driving the demand for ready to eat snacks. Busy lifestyles, aging population, and increasing awareness about nutritional value, safety, variety, and product appeal are factors that are increasing the adoption of processed and convenience food alternatives. All these factors are likely to drive the market snack food packaging in the global market. However, stringent regulation regarding plastic packaging is estimated to hamper market growth.


Global Market: Regional Analysis


The global snack food packaging market has been segmented, based on region, into Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, North America, and South America. In 2018, Asia-Pacific held the dominant market share in the global market, followed by North America and Europe; it is expected to continue its dominance until 2025. The higher consumptions of snack food in the region, mainly in developing countries such as India, Indonesia, China, and Malaysia, is one of the major factors, which is expected to raise the demand for snack food packaging in the region during the forecast period.


North America is expected to witness substantial growth in the chips packing market. The region benefits from the presence of tier 1 Snack food packagings manufacturers, such as Bemis Company, Inc., Amcor, Sealed Air Corporation, and Berry Global, Inc. These market players are actively strengthening their market position through strategic alliances to expand their global presence and develop new packaging solutions for their customers. For instance, in June 2019, Amcor acquired Bemis Company Inc. to enhance its scale, capabilities and global footprint and generate significant value. The US holds the largest market share in the North America market and is likely fastest-growing market in North America.


Key Players


The Key Players in the Global Snack Food Packaging Market are Sonoco Products (US), Graham Packaging Holdings (US), Bemis Company (US),  Amcor (Australia), Swiss pack private limited (India), Sealed Air Corporation (US), American Packaging  (US), Bryce Corporation (US), Clondalkin Group (the Netherlands), Huhtamaki Global (Finland), ProAmpac (US),  and Modern-Pak Pte Ltd (US).


Industry News


J&J Snacks Foods have started to offer self-serve offerings for their pretzels for customers commuting to office during the pandemic. The pretzels can be consumed with various dips and sauces and can be warmed from the store for the convenience of customers. Retailers are providing customized packages for their regular customers to ensure their safety.


Global Market: Segmentation


The global snack food packaging market has been segmented based on Material, Packaging Type, Application. Based on the packaging type, the global market has been segmented as rigid packaging and flexible packaging. The flexible packaging segment held the largest market share of the global market of snack food packaging in 2018 and is expected to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period.


Based on material, the global market has been segmented as plastic, paper, metal, and others. The plastic segment is further segmented as Bopp, polypropylene, polyethylene, LLDPE, polyester, and others. The plastic segment held the largest market share of the global snack food packaging industry in 2018 and is poised to witness the highest growth rate during the forecast period. By application, the global market has been segmented as bakery snacks, candy & confections, savory snacks, nuts & dried fruits and others. The savory snacks segment held the largest market share of the global market of snack food packaging.


Intended Audience



  • Snack food producer

  • Snack food packaging companies

  • Raw material suppliers

  • End users

  • Product manufacturers

  • Regulatory bodies

  • Market research and consulting firms

  • Associations and industrial bodies

Table of Contents

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 Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Flexible Packaging

5.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

5.3 Rigid Packaging

5.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

6 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Plastic

6.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

6.2.3 BOPP

6.2.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

6.2.4 Polypropylene

6.2.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

6.2.5 Polyethylene

6.2.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

6.2.6 LLDPE

6.2.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

6.2.7 Polyester

6.2.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

6.2.8 Others

6.2.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

6.3 Paper

6.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

6.4 Metal

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 Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Bakery Snacks

7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

7.3 Candy & confections

7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

7.4 Savory Snacks

7.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

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

7.5 Nuts & Dried Fruits

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 Snack Food 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 Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8.5 Middle East & Africa

8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.5.5 Saudi Arabia

8.5.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.5.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.5.6 UAE

8.5.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.5.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.5.7 South Africa

8.5.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.5.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.5.8 Rest of the Middle East & Africa

8.5.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.5.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.6 South America

8.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.6.5 Argentina

8.6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.6.6 Brazil

8.6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.6.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

8.6.7 Rest of South America

8.6.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.6.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

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

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

9 Competitive Landscape

10 Company Profile

10.1 Sonoco Products (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 Amcor (Australia)

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 Sealed Air Corporation (US)

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 Graham Packaging Holdings (US)

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 Bemis Company (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 American Packaging (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 Bryce 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 Swiss pack private limited (India)

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 CLONDALKIN GROUP (Netherlands)

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 ProAmpac (US)

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 HUHTAMAKI GLOBAL (Finland)

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 Modern-Pak Pte Ltd (US)

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


List of Tables

Table 1 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Region, 2020-2027

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

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

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

Table 5 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 6 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 7 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, by Region, 2020-2027

Table 8 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 9 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 10 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 11 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 12 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 13 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material, by Region, 2020-2027

Table 14 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 15 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 16 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 17 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 18 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market by Material, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 19 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application, by Region, 2020-2027

Table 20 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 21 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 22 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 23 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 24 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market by Application, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 25 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Region, 2020-2027

Table 26 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027

Table 27 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material, 2020-2027

Table 28 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application, 2020-2027

Table 29 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country

Table 30 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type

Table 31 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material

Table 32 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application

Table 33 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country

Table 34 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type

Table 35 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material

Table 36 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application

Table 37 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country

Table 38 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type

Table 39 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material

Table 40 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application

Table 41 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country

Table 42 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type

Table 43 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material

Table 44 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application

Table 45 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country

Table 46 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type

Table 47 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material

Table 48 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application


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 Snack Food Packaging Market Share, by Packaging Type, 2020 (%)

Figure 9 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Packaging Type, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 10 Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share, by Material, 2020 (%)

Figure 11 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Material, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 12 Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share, by Application, 2020 (%)

Figure 13 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Application, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 14 Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share (%), by Region, 2020

Figure 15 Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Region, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 16 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

Figure 17 North America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market by Country, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 18 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

Figure 19 Europe: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 20 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

Figure 21 Asia-Pacific: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 22 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

Figure 23 Middle East & Africa: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027 (USD Million)

Figure 24 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market Share (%), 2020

Figure 25 South America: Global Snack Food Packaging Market, by Country, 2020-2027 (USD Million)