With economic development and people’s living standards improved, the demand for plastic packaging increasing and more of the value in use of the package requirements are also increased. The current value of the rapid growth of the packaging industry reveals the great prospects for food packaging development.
China is the world’s largest fruit and vegetable production and marketing of a big country, but there are about 30% of the fruit losses during storage, transportation and sales which the improper packing, competitive market conditions, the plastic tray packaging role seem more and more important. Currently, polyethylene film and polypropylene plastic tray for fresh fruits and vegetables most widely used packaging material.
It is understood that plastic pallets play an important role in the national urban infrastructure, high-speed railway construction; plastic trays consumer market continues to expand. Government focus on technological innovation, light industry restructuring and revitalization plan in the plastics processing industry as a key industry to support it. Therefore, the demand for plastic pallet packaging will continue to rise.
Plastic pallet market trend remains positive. Cleveland industry market research firm’s report, said global demand for plastic pallets packaging will be an annual growth rate of 6.2%, to 2018 market demand will reach 37.3 billion US dollars worth. This value is determined by the growth of consumer and producer of traditional consumer preference caused. The market is more biased in favor of the traditional plastic pallet packaging, which can be said to be a market consumer inertia.
In the expanded plastic packaging production scale, Chinese market expansion as well as other developing countries and the rising market demand presents complementary trend. The report shows that by 2018, the Asia-Pacific region is expected income is the highest. Among them, food packaging (especially beverage packaging) and pharmaceutical packaging will be the two main growth poles.
On the other hand, plastic pallet packaging portability and design sense of continuous improvement also contributed to the market demand: the more developed countries of Japan and Korea, packaging and consumer groups remain stable base; high-industrialized regions in Central and South America, packaging demand continued to grow steadily; the most sophisticated packaging market in North America and Western Europe, rose more than expected demand trend ratio; We have to mention the most potential packaging market, including China, Thailand and India, driven by strong demand of the whole packaging market productivity.