The worldwide consumption of nuts and seeds
is increasing rapidly owing to increasing awareness among consumers regarding benefits of nutritional and healthy food products. Proper packaging increases their shelf life and helps in sustaining quality so that the end-users can get clean and fresh product. For that, companies are investing in the development of new technologies and innovations in the field of food packaging. The global packaged nuts & seeds market is increasing at a CAGR of XX% and is projected to reach $XXm by 2021 from $XXm in 2015.
The global packaged nuts and seeds market has been analyzed with respect to different parameters such as demand, supply, end-users and providers of innovative packaging. This market is categorized by product type and by packaging material. On the basis of packaging material they can be categorized into glass, metal, paper or plastic. On the basis of product type, the market is segmented into almonds, walnuts, cashews, pistachios, pecan pieces, sunflower seeds, chia seeds, sesame seeds, corn, soybean and so on.The overall packaged nuts & seeds market
is also shown from the perspective of different geographic regions and the key countries in each region. North America is the dominant market due to higher consumption of dry fruits. Increasing awareness of healthy & nutritious products and their positive effects on health and immunity in the long run fuels the market growth in near future.
High competition in the market propels the manufacturers to come up with innovative marketing strategies. Hence, companies are using various innovative packaging for their products. Major companies operating in this market include:
Other players in the market include:
- American Packaging Corporation (U.S.)
- Ampacet Corporation (U.S.)
- Jabil Circuit Inc. (U.S.)
- ITC Ltd (India)
- Wells Plastics Limited (U.K.)
- BASF SE (Germany)
- Amcor Ltd. (Australia).
- ACREO (Switzerland)
- Bemis Company Inc. (U.S.)
- Unipaq Inc. (U.S.)
- Innovia Films (U.K.)