The Global Nanotechnology For Food Packaging Market Size is valued at 20.00 billion in 2023 and is predicted to reach 46.50 billion by the year 2031 at an 11.32% CAGR during the forecast period for 2024-2031.
The packaging supply chain has already seen the commercialization of nanomaterials at several points, from food storage to traceability and tracking. Packaging materials are greatly improved by their qualities, such as UV protection, moisture, gas, volatile component barriers, mechanical strength, and sturdiness.
Key Industry Insights & Findings from the Report:
- Nanoparticles with antimicrobial properties can be integrated into packaging materials to inhibit the growth of bacteria and other pathogens.
- advances in nanomaterials and nanocomposites allow for the creation of packaging materials with tailored properties.
- North America dominated the market and accounted for a revenue share of global revenue in 2023.
- Nanotechnology can involve sophisticated manufacturing processes and the use of specialized materials, which may increase production costs.
A natural progression is the incorporation of nanotechnology in food packagings, such as enhanced packaging, active packaging, and an upcoming category of smart/intelligent packaging that has sensors embedded in the packaging itself and provides suppliers with a wealth of data that is more comprehensive than what can be provided by current packaging. In the next ten years, it's anticipated that opportunities and trends in nanotechnology-based food packaging will be at the forefront, with blockchain-based food packaging projected to become the most well-known.
The packaging industry is always evolving due to new technological advancements in the sector, which have improved characteristics in packaging materials to improve the food consumption experience. The complexity of safer and more secure packaging of goods is caused by the rising demand for exotic food types and variants, which promotes the idea of food packaging in the sector.
Additionally, the introduction of nanotechnology hastened the development of packaging in the food sector. As food manufacturers try to keep up with the new packaging materials that serve as a part of the branding and certify food safety, packaging has become their most recent area of concentration.
Some major key players in the nanotechnology for food packaging market are:
- Amcor Limited
- Avery Dennison
- BASF SE
- Bemis Company Inc.
- Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, L.L.C.
- Danaflex Nano LLC
- DuPont Teijin Films
- Honeywell International Inc.
- Klöckner Pentaplast
- Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company
- PPG Industries, Inc.
- Sealed Air
- Sonoco Products Co.
- Tetra Laval International S.A.
The nanotechnology for the food packaging market is segmented on the product and application. Based on product, the market is segmented into active packaging, improved packaging and smart packaging. Based on application, the nanotechnology for food packaging market is segmented into fruits and vegetables, beverages, prepared foods, meat products, bakery and others.
Based On Product, The Active Packaging Segment Is Accounted As A Major Contributor To The Nanotechnology For Food Packaging Market
The active packaging category grabbed the highest revenue share, and it is anticipated that it will continue to hold that position during the anticipated time. Utilizing nanotechnology, active packaging introduces the active component into a food package material, extending shelf life and enhancing food quality and safety. Some technologies employed in nanotechnology packaging include oxygen scavengers, water vapor removers, carbon dioxide producers, ethylene removers, and ethanol releasers. The growing demand for this technology in the food and pharmaceutical sectors is a major reason fueling the expansion of this market.
The Beverages Segment Witnessed Growth At A Rapid Rate
The beverages category is anticipated to grow significantly over the forecast period. Nanotechnologies are typically considered advantageous in beverage packaging for extending product shelf life, identifying rotten ingredients, and enhancing product quality. The expansion of this market segment is being driven by the beverage sector, one of the areas where nanotechnology is anticipated to have a big impact in the future.
The Asia Pacific Nanotechnology For Food Packaging Market Hold A Significant Revenue Share In The Region
The Asia Pacific nanotechnology for food packaging market is expected to register the highest market share in revenue in the near future. A rising supply of raw materials and the expansion of sectors, including food processing, pharmaceuticals, and human resources, are driving growth in this region. China, Japan, and India won't be the only Asian nations to experience rapid growth. In addition, North America is projected to grow rapidly in the global nanotechnology for the food packaging market. In sectors with supportive rules and regulations, such as the food, pharmaceutical, and export industries, the usage of nanotechnology is anticipated to increase. As a result, it is projected that the market for nanotechnology in food packaging will expand more successfully in the future.
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- In January 2024, kp makes waves with Recycled Coastal Plastics® drive. Kp (Klöckner Pentaplast), a global leader in rigid and flexible packaging and specialty film solutions, is proud of the success of its recycled coastal plastics initiative.
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Nanotechnology for Food Packaging Market Report Scope:
Market size value in 2023
USD 20.00 Bn
Revenue forecast in 2031
USD 46.50 Bn
Growth rate CAGR
CAGR of 11.32% from 2024 to 2031
Representation of revenue in US$ Million, and CAGR from 2024 to 2031
2019 to 2023
The forecast of revenue, the position of the company, the competitive market structure, growth prospects, and trends
Product And Application
North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Middle East & Africa
U.S.; Canada; U.K.; Germany; China; India; Japan; Brazil; Mexico; The UK; France; Italy; Spain; China; Japan; India; South Korea; Southeast Asia; South Korea; Southeast Asia
Amcor Ltd., Sonoco Products Company, BASF SE, Tetra Laval International S.A., Honeywell International Inc., 3M and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, LLC, among others
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