Global Plastic Caps & Closures Report 2021: Threaded Closures, Unthreaded Closures, Dispensing Closures & Child-resistant Closures -

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The "Global Plastic Caps & Closures " report has been added to's offering.

This study analyzes the global market for plastic caps and closures.

The main categories of plastic closures include:

  • Threaded closures

    • Standard threaded closures (also known as screw caps);

    • Pressurized

    • Vacuum

  • Unthreaded closures

    • Lids

    • Overcaps

    • Aerosol closures

    • Synthetic cork

  • Dispensing closures

  • Child-resistant closures

A significant degree of overlap exists among product categories. For example, some trigger dispensers are outfitted with child-resistant features. For purposes of this report, a closure is categorized by the primary function of the closure. In the example here, the closure would be categorized as a child-resistant closure.

Markets for these products include:

  • Beverages

    • Bottled water (still and sparkling)

    • Carbonated soft drinks

    • Milk (dairy milk)

    • Other beverages (such as wine, beer, fruit drinks, ready-to-drink coffee and tea, and sports drinks, liquor and spirits, alternative milk products)

  • Food

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Other markets (e.g., personal care products, household cleaning products, automotive chemicals, paints and coatings, durable goods such as art supplies)

Historical data (2009, 2014, and 2019) and forecasts for 2024 and 2029 are presented for caps and closures demand in units and current US dollars (including inflation) by product and market on a country-by-country and region-by-region basis.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 About This Report

  • Report Details

  • Study Scope & Product Description

  • Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

3 Overview

  • Historical Market Trends

  • Demand by Region

  • Leading Country Markets

  • Pricing Trends

  • Competitive Products

  • International Trade

  • Sustainability Initiatives

  • Source Reduction

  • Recycling & Recycled Content

  • Market Share & Leading Producers

4 Products

  • Demand by Product

  • Threaded

  • Standard

  • Pressurized

  • Vacuum

  • Unthreaded

  • Lids

  • Aerosol Closures

  • Synthetic Cork

  • Dispensing

  • Child-Resistant

5 Markets

  • Demand by Market

  • Beverages

  • Bottled Water

  • Carbonated Soft Drinks

  • Milk

  • Other Beverages

  • Food

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Other Markets

6 North America

7 Central & South America

8 Western Europe

9 Eastern Europe

10 Asia/Pacific

11 Africa/Mideast

12 Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • Aptar


  • Berry Global

  • Silgan

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