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Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2021

Integration of Modern Technology Accelerates Adoption of Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment

The phenomenal pace of the advancements in the overall pharmaceutical industry has had a positive impact on the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market as well. Companies operating in the global market have brought in new technologies such as automation, which has leveraged the adoption of pharmaceutical packaging equipment amongst several small-scale manufacturers in many developing countries. The advancements have facilitated reliable processing and packaging of pharmaceuticals ensuring compliance with safety standards set by various governments and safety expectations of growing number of patients. 

A research report published by Transparency Market Research states that the opportunity in the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market will be worth US$8.14 bn by 2021 as compared to US$5.13 bn in 2014. During the report’s forecast period ranging from 2015 to 2021, the market is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 6.8%. Aggressive investments in research and development of advanced machinery will also play a significant role in progress rate of this market. Pharmaceutical companies will invest in machines that will promise reliability, speed, accuracy, and efficiency to meet the ever-growing demand for medicines in the coming years.

Despite these strong market drivers, the global market is facing tough challenges from budget cuts in the pharmaceutical industry that is constantly battling the issue of providing affordable healthcare and acquiring modern equipment. Owing to this, packaging companies are reducing their manufacturing costs by refurbishing old equipment. Thus, the slight dip in the new equipment purchases has created a negative sentiment in the market.

North America Shows Positive Growth Rate due Continuous Technological Advancements

Geographically, the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market has been segmented on the basis of North America, Asia Pacific, and Europe. The research report indicates that North America has been leading the global market with a share of about 30% in 2014. The North America pharmaceutical packaging equipment market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 6.5% between 2015 and 2023 as the demand for solid dosage medications increases. The positive trajectory of this market will also be encouraged by the rapid pace of technological advancements.

An emerging trend of integration of modern technology to upgrade the packaging equipment is also expected create a fertile ground the growth of this market across North America. The primary packaging equipment will witness steady demand in the entire region as the demand for aseptic filling and sealing equipment will gain momentum due to growing pressure of maintaining sterility during packaging activities.

Primary Packaging Equipment Exhibits a CAGR of 6.8% from 2015 to 2021

The primary packaging equipment has witnessed a significant rise due to its increasing utilization in packaging unit dosage forms of medications. This segment is further divided into bottle filling and capping equipment, aseptic filling and sealing equipment, soft tube filling and sealing equipment, blister packaging equipment, sachet packaging equipment, and others. The use of primary packaging equipment allows safe containment of the product for its entire lifespan. Additionally, primary packaging techniques also make handling and storing of goods easier.

TMR forecasts that the aseptic filling and sealing equipment segment held a dominant share of 40.9% in 2014 in terms of revenue. This segment is expected to retain its leading position in the coming years as well as these systems are known for their efficiency and compact size. The opportunity in the primary packaging equipment segment is likely to be worth US$4.99 bn by 2021.

Some of the key players operating the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market are IMA S.P.A, Kober AG, Uhlmann Pac-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG., Robert Bosch GmbH, and Marchesini Group S. p. A. These players collectively held a dominant share, which was defined by their impressive product portfolio and diversification plans. Analysts state that companies will have to build strategic partnerships in order to diversify and extend their reach in other parts of the world.

Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Report description
1.2 Research scope
1.3 Research methodology

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Pharmaceutical packaging equipment market overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Key trends analysis
3.3 Market dynamics
      3.3.1 Market drivers
              3.3.1.1 Growth in pharmaceutical industry
              3.3.1.2 Stringent government regulations and standards
              3.3.1.3 Demand for integrated packaging technologies
      3.3.2 Market Restraints
              3.3.2.1 Use of revamped packaging equipment
      3.3.3 Market opportunities
              3.3.3.1 Growing demand from Asia Pacific
3.4 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market: Market Attractiveness Analysis
3.5 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market: Company market share analysis
      3.5.1 Market share by Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment key vendors, 2014 (Value %)

Chapter 4 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market: By Product Type
4.1 Overview
      4.1.1 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Growth (USD million), by Product Type, 2014 - 2021
      4.1.2 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Y-O-Y Growth (Value %), by Product Type, 2014 – 2021
      4.1.3 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Share (%), by Product Type, 2014 and 2021
4.2 Solids packaging equipment
      4.2.1 Global Solid Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.2.2 Tablet packaging equipment
              4.2.2.1 Global Tablet Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.2.3 Capsule packaging equipment
              4.2.3.1 Global Capsule Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.2.4 Powder packaging equipment
              4.2.4.1 Global Powder Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
4.3 Semi-solids packaging equipment
      4.3.1 Global Semi-Solids Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.3.2 Cream packaging equipment
              4.3.2.1 Global Cream Packaging Equipment market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.3.3 Ointment packaging equipment
              4.3.3.1 Global Ointment Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
4.4 Liquids packaging equipment
      4.4.1 Global Liquid Packaging Equipment market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.4.2 Eye-/Eardrop packaging equipment
              4.4.2.1 Global Eye/Ear Drop Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.4.3 Aerosol packaging equipment
              4.4.3.1 Global Aerosol Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      4.4.4 Syrup packaging equipment
              4.4.4.1 Global Syrup Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)

Chapter 5 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market: By Package Type
5.1 Overview
      5.1.1 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Growth (USD million), by Package Type, 2014 - 2021
      5.1.2 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Y-O-Y Growth (Value %), by Package Type, 2014 – 2021
      5.1.3 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Share (%), by Package Type, 2014 and 2021
5.2 Primary packaging equipment
      5.2.1 Global Primary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.2.2 Aseptic filling and sealing equipment
              5.2.2.1 Global Aseptic Filling and Sealing Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.2.3 Bottle filling and capping equipment
              5.2.3.1 Global Bottle Filling and Capping Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.2.4 Blister packaging equipment
              5.2.4.1 Global Blister Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.2.5 Soft tube filling and sealing equipment
              5.2.5.1 Global Soft Tube Filling and Sealing Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.2.6 Sachet Packaging Equipment
              5.2.6.1 Global Sachet Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.2.7 Others
              5.2.7.1 Global Other Primary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
5.3 Secondary packaging equipment
      5.3.1 Global Secondary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.3.2 Cartoning equipment
              5.3.2.1 Global Cartoning Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.3.3 Case packaging equipment
              5.3.3.1 Global Case Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.3.4 Wrapping equipment
              5.3.4.1 Global Wrapping Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      5.3.5 Others
              5.3.5.1 Global Other Secondary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)

Chapter 6 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market by Geography
6.1 Overview
      6.1.1 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Growth (USD million), by Geography, 2014 - 2021
      6.1.2 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Y-O-Y Growth (Value %), by Geography, 2014 – 2021
      6.1.3 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Share (%), by Geography, 2014 and 2021
6.2 North America
      6.2.1 North America Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.2.2 North America Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.2.3 North America Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.2.4 U.S. Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.2.5 Canada Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.2.6 Others Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
6.3 Europe
      6.3.1 Europe Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.3.2 Europe Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.3.3 Europe Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.3.4 U.K. Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million))
      6.3.5 Germany Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.3.6 France Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.3.7 Italy Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.3.8 Rest of Europe Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
6.4 Asia Pacific
      6.4.1 Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.4.2 Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.4.3 Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.4.4 China Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.4.5 India Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.4.6 Others Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
6.5 Rest of the World (RoW)
      6.5.1 Rest of the World (RoW) Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.5.2 Rest of the World (RoW) Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.5.3 Rest of the World (RoW) Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.5.4 Latin America Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.5.5 Middle East Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
      6.5.6 Africa Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)

Chapter 7 Company Profiles
7.1 Bausch+Strobel Maschinenfabrik Ilshofen GmbH+Co. KG
7.2 Marchesini Group S.p.A.
7.3 Körber AG
7.4 IMA S.P.A.
7.5 Uhlmann Pac-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG
7.6 Romaco Pharmatechnik GmbH
7.7 OPTIMA Packaging Group GmbH
7.8 Mg2 s.r.l.
7.9 MULTIVAC Group
7.10 Robert Bosch GmbH

List of Figures

FIG. 1 Market Segmentation Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market
FIG. 2 China Pharmaceutical Industry: annual sales revenue, 2005-2009 (USD Billion)
FIG. 3 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market: Market Attractiveness Analysis, By Product Type
FIG. 4 Market share by Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment key vendors, 2014 (Value %)
FIG. 5 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Growth (USD million), by Product Type, 2014 - 2021
FIG. 6 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Share (%), by Product Type, 2014 and 2021
FIG. 7 Global Solid Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 8 Global Tablet Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 9 Global Capsule Packaging Equipment market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 10 Global Powder Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 11 Global Semi-Solids Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 12 Global Cream Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 13 Global Ointment Packaging Equipment market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 14 Global Liquid Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 15 Global Eye/Ear Drop Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 16 Global Aerosol Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 17 Global Syrup Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 18 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Growth (USD million), by Package Type, 2014 - 2021
FIG. 19 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue Share (%), by Package Type, 2014 and 2021
FIG. 20 Global Primary Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 21 Global Aseptic Filling and Sealing Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 22 Global Bottle Filling and Capping Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 23 Global Blister Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 24 Global Soft Tube Filling and Sealing Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 25 Global Sachet Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 26 Global Other Primary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 27 Global Secondary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 28 Global Cartoning Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 29 Global Case Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 30 Global Wrapping Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
FIG. 31 Global Other Secondary Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Snapshot (Revenue), 2014 and 2021
TABLE 2 Drivers for global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market: impact analysis
TABLE 3 Restraints for global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market
TABLE 4 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Y-O-Y Growth (Value %), by Product Type, 2014 – 2021
TABLE 5 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Y-O-Y growth (Value %), by Package Type, 2014 – 2021
TABLE 6 Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Y-O-Y growth (Value %), by Geography, 2014 – 2021
TABLE 7 North America Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 8 North America Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 9 Europe Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 10 Europe Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 11 Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 12 Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 13 Rest of the World (RoW) Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Product Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
TABLE 14 Rest of the World (RoW) Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market Revenue and Forecast, by Package Type, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)

Packaging provides safety to pharmaceutical products and plays an important role in preventing contamination and microbial growth throughout the shelf life of the products. Pharmaceutical packaging equipment ensures high quality of pharmaceutical products and safety of the packaging. With advancement in packaging techniques, modern pharmaceutical packaging equipment are becoming more flexible, automated and integrated compared to conventional packaging systems. The pharmaceutical packaging equipment market is composed of three product types which includes solid packaging equipment, semi-solid packaging equipment, and liquids packaging equipment. By package types, the pharmaceutical packaging equipment market is further segmented into primary packaging equipment and secondary packaging equipment. The market is classified into four geographic regions - North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World (Latin America, the Middle East and Africa).

The pharmaceutical packaging equipment market is primarily driven by rapid growth in the pharmaceutical industry, stringent government regulations and standards, and demand for integrated packaging technologies. Furthermore, increasing demand from developing countries is likely to create growth opportunity for the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market in the future. However, implementation of revamped packaging techniques is expected to hinder the growth of the market throughout the forecast period.

Currently, due to the rapid growth in the pharmaceutical industry, there has been a surge in development of numerous advanced pharmaceutical packaging equipment with better reliability, tolerance limit and line speed. Moreover, rising need for patient compliance, quality norms, and anti-counterfeiting measures have significantly increased the production of innovative packaging lines, such as bottle filling and capping, cartoners, ointment, blister and tablet packaging among others. Many pharmaceutical companies are shifting from conventional packaging systems to integrated, flexible packaging techniques. These changes have created a remarkable impact on the packaging industry and are analyzed to significantly fuel the growth of the pharmaceutical packaging equipment market. Furthermore, demand for cost effective drug manufacturing capacities along with high import duties are anticipated to create significant opportunity for the pharmaceutical packaging equipment market in developing countries such as India and China. However, usage of refurbished packaging equipment by small scale manufacturers is inhibiting the growth of the market. Considering all the prevailing trends, the pharmaceutical packaging equipment market is expected to experience robust growth throughout the forecast period from 2015 to 2021.

North America dominated the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market in 2014 in terms of value. Increasing investment in pharmaceutical sector and high demand for novel drug delivery techniques are primarily driving the growth of market in North America. Asia Pacific held the second largest share of the global market in terms of value in 2014. In addition, rest of the world region is also having huge growth potential for packaging equipment. Latin America is one of the major markets fueling the demand for packaging equipment in this region.

The research report on the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market offers detailed analysis of global pharmaceutical packaging equipment products and helps to understand the driving forces behind the popularity of this market. Detailed analysis of major segments and sub-segments of the global pharmaceutical packaging equipment market are provided for the next six years. Moreover, the report includes exhaustive analysis of the drivers, restraints, market trends and future outlook of the industry. The strategies and imperatives of stakeholders for succeeding in the business have been comprehensively assessed in the report. The market has been segmented on the basis of product types, package types and geography.

Some of the leading players in the market are IMA S.P.A., Korber A.G., Marchesini Group Spa, Mg2 S.R.L., Multivac Group, Bausch and Strobel Maschinenfabrik Ilshofen GmbHCo. Kg, Optima Packaging Group GmbH, Robert Bosch GmbH, Romaco Pharmatechnik GmbH and Uhlmann Group. 

The report segments the Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market as:

Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market, by Product Types

  • Solids Packaging Equipment
    • Tablet Packaging Equipment
    • Capsule Packaging Equipment
    • Powder Packaging Equipment
  • Semi-Solids Packaging Equipment
    • Ointment Packaging Equipment
    • Cream Packaging Equipment
  • Liquids Packaging Equipment
    • Eye/Ear Drop Packaging Equipment
    • Aerosol Packaging Equipment
    • Syrup Packaging Equipment

Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market, by Package Types

  • Primary Packaging Equipment
    • Aseptic Filling and Sealing Equipment
    • Bottle Filling and Capping Equipment
    • Blister Packaging Equipment
    • Soft Tube Filling and Sealing Equipment
    • Sachet Packaging Equipment
    • Others
  • Secondary Packaging Equipment
    • Cartooning Equipment
    • Case Packaging Equipment
    • Wrapping Equipment
    • Others

Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Market, by Geography: 

  • North America
    • United States
    • Canada
    • Others
  • Europe
    • United Kingdom
    • Germany
    • Italy
    • France
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Rest of Asia Pacific