1 INTRODUCTION 17
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 17
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 17
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 18
1.3.1 REGIONS COVERED 18
1.4 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 19
1.5 CURRENCY 19
1.6 PACKAGE SIZE 19
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 19

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 20
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 20
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 21
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 21
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 21
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 22
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 22
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 23
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 23
2.2.1 BASED ON THE OVERALL POUCHES MARKET, BY REGION 23
2.2.2 BASED ON THE READY-TO-EAT MEALS PACKAGING MARKET SHARE 24
2.2.3 BASED ON THE MARKET SHARE OF TOP PLAYERS 25
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 26
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS 27

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 28

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 31
4.1 SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE RETORT PACKAGING MARKET 31
4.2 APAC: RETORT PACKAGING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY AND COUNTRY 31
4.3 RETORT PACKAGING MARKET, BY KEY COUNTRIES 32

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 33
5.1 INTRODUCTION 33
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 33
5.2.1 DRIVERS 33
5.2.1.1 Changing economic and demographic landscape 33
5.2.1.2 Economically feasible than can manufacturing 34
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 34
5.2.2.1 High cost and difficulty in handling 34
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 34
5.2.3.1 Continuous development in the retort packaging market 34
5.2.3.2 Increasing preference toward convenient packaging 34
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 35
5.2.4.1 Recycling of raw material 35
5.3 CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) IMPACT ON THE INDUSTRY 35
5.4 YC, YCC DRIVERS 35

6 RETORT PACKAGING MARKET, BY TYPE 37
6.1 INTRODUCTION 38
6.1.1 POUCHES 39
6.1.1.1 Pouches to be the largest type of retort packaging 39
6.1.2 TRAY 40
6.1.2.1 Demand from pet food to drive the market 40
6.1.3 CARTONS 40
6.1.3.1 Additional benefits of cartons to drive the market 40
6.1.4 OTHERS 40

7 RETORT PACKAGING MARKET, BY MATERIAL 41
7.1 INTRODUCTION 42
7.2 POLYETHYLENE TEREPHTHALATE (PET) 43
7.3 POLYPROPYLENE (PP) 43
7.4 PAPERBOARD 44
7.5 ALUMINUM FOIL 44
7.6 POLYETHYLENE (PE) 44
7.7 POLYAMIDE (NYLON) 44
7.8 OTHERS 44

8 RETORT PACKAGING MARKET, BY END–USE INDUSTRY 45
8.1 INTRODUCTION 46
8.2 FOOD 47
8.2.1 DEMAND FOR LONGER SHELF STABLE FOOD TO DRIVE THE DEMAND FOR RETORT PACKAGING FOOD. 47
8.2.2 READY TO EAT MEALS 47
8.2.3 MEAT, POULTRY & SEAFOOD 48
8.2.4 PET FOOD 48
8.2.5 BABY FOOD 48
8.2.6 OTHERS 48
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8.3 BEVERAGE 48
8.3.1 THE INCREASING DEMAND TO PRESERVE MILK-BASED BEVERAGES
TO DRIVE GROWTH FOR RETORT PACKAGING 48
8.3.2 SOFT DRINK 49
8.3.3 TEA & COFFEE 49
8.3.4 ALCOHOLIC DRINKS 49
8.4 OTHERS 49

9 RETORT PACKAGING MARKET, BY REGION 50
9.1 INTRODUCTION 51
9.2 APAC 52
9.2.1 CHINA 54
9.2.1.1 Growing demand for ready to eat/ready to cook meal to drive
the market 54
9.2.2 INDIA 56
9.2.2.1 Increasing disposable income and changing food habits to drive
the market 56
9.2.3 AUSTRALIA 57
9.2.3.1 Innovation in products is expected to drive the market 57
9.2.4 JAPAN 59
9.2.4.1 Consumption tax hike is expected to drive the market 59
9.2.5 SOUTH KOREA 60
9.2.5.1 Changing demographics to drive the market 60
9.2.6 REST OF APAC 61
9.3 NORTH AMERICA 62
9.3.1 US 64
9.3.1.1 The growing trend for plant-based meat will drive the demand for retort packaging 64
9.3.2 CANADA 66
9.3.2.1 The increase in beef export to drive the demand for retort packaging 66
9.3.3 MEXICO 67
9.3.3.1 Large export of organic products to drive the demand for retort packaging 67
9.4 EUROPE 68
9.4.1 GERMANY 71
9.4.1.1 Strong food processing capability combined with strong pet food market to drive the market 71
9.4.2 FRANCE 72
9.4.2.1 Demand for RTE meals and frozen foods to drive the demand for retort packaging 72
9.4.3 UK 74
9.4.3.1 Consumer demand for convenience food to drive the market 74
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9.4.4 RUSSIA 75
9.4.4.1 High demand for pet food products will support the growth of
the retort packaging market 75
9.4.5 SPAIN 76
9.4.5.1 High export of agro-based products will drive the demand for
retort packaging 76
9.4.6 ITALY 78
9.4.6.1 Rise in demand for RTE meals due to COVID-19 will support
the demand for retort packaging in Italy 78
9.4.7 REST OF EUROPE 79
9.5 SOUTH AMERICA 80
9.5.1 BRAZIL 82
9.5.1.1 Increasing product portfolio to drive the market 82
9.5.2 ARGENTINA 83
9.5.2.1 Economic crisis to hamper the growth 83
9.5.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 85
9.6 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 86
9.6.1 SAUDI ARABIA 88
9.6.1.1 Changing role of women in the Saudi society 88
9.6.2 SOUTH AFRICA 89
9.6.2.1 Demand for convenient products to drive the market 89
9.6.3 UAE 90
9.6.3.1 Foreign investment to boost the market 90
9.6.4 TURKEY 91
9.6.4.1 Growing single household to drive the market 91
9.6.5 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 93

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 95
10.1 INTRODUCTION 95
10.2 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS, INNOVATORS, VISIONARY LEADERS, AND EMERGING COMPANIES 96
10.2.1 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 96
10.2.2 INNOVATORS 96
10.2.3 VISIONARY LEADERS 96
10.2.4 EMERGING 96
10.3 MARKET RANKING OF KEY PLAYERS 97
10.4 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 98
10.4.1 EXPANSION 98
10.4.2 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH 98
10.4.3 ACQUISITION 99
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11 COMPANY PROFILES 101
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
11.1 AMCOR LIMITED 101
11.2 BERRY GLOBAL INC. 105
11.3 MONDI GROUP 108
11.4 OTSUKA HOLDING CO. 111
11.5 SONOCO PRODUCTS COMPANY 114
11.6 COVERIS 117
11.7 CLONDALKIN INDUSTRIES BV 119
11.8 PROAMPAC LLC 120
11.9 HUHTAMAKI CORPORATION 122
11.10 CONSTANTIA FLEXIBLES 125
11.11 SEALED AIR CORPORATION 127
11.12 OTHER MARKET PLAYERS 129
11.12.1 FLAIR FLEXIBLE 129
11.12.2 WINPAK LTD 129
11.12.3 DNP AMERICA LLC 129
11.12.4 CLIFTON PACKING 129
11.12.5 FUJIMORI KOGYO CO. LTD. 129
11.12.6 SOPAKCO 129
11.12.7 HPM GLOBAL 129
11.12.8 FLOETER INDIA RETORT POUCHES PVT LTD 130
11.12.9 LITHOTYPE 130
11.12.10 TECHNIPAK LLC 130
11.12.11 FLEXIPACK 130
11.12.12 TOYO SEIKAN 130
11.12.13 FUJI TOKUSHI 130
11.12.14 WESTROCK 130
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies

12 APPENDIX 131
12.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 131
12.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 135
12.4 RELATED REPORTS 135
12.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 136