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World Microwave Packaging Industry

  • January 2015
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Microwave Packaging in US$ Million by the following Application Segments: Fresh Food, Frozen Food, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others. The US market is also analyzed by the following Product Segments: Trays, Foldable Cartons, Food Containers, Cups, Tubs, & Bowls, Bags & Pouches, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 92 companies including many key and niche players such as -

American Packaging Corporation
Ampac Packaging, LLC
Amcor Limited
Bemis Company, Inc.
Berry Plastics Corporation

Table Of Contents

World Microwave Packaging Industry



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Microwave Packaging: Redefining Convenience and Simplifying
Food Preparation II-1
Recession in Retrospect and the Road Ahead II-4

2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES AND DRIVERS II-6
Microwave Packaging Advancements Revolutionizes the Microwave
Cooking Experience: A Strong Growth Driver II-6
Susceptor Technology Catapults Microwave Packaging to New
Heights II-9
Self-Venting Technology Enjoys Widespread Popularity II-9
Nanotechnology Forays into Microwave Packaging II-10
Microwave Packaging with Self-Heating Capability for Outdoor
Users II-10
Sophisticated Processing and Packaging Technologies: High on
Convenience II-11
MicVac Valve Technology Transforms Microwave Pasteurization II-12
MicroRite Technology for Frozen Food Cooking II-13
Disposable Steamers Enable Uniform Steam Cooking II-13
Laminated Packaging: Efficient and Advantageous II-13
Smart and Intelligent Packaging: The Next Big Thing II-14
Microwave-Shielding Technology II-15
Heat Fresh Pouch: A Novel Approach to Cook Non-Compartmental
Foods II-16
Intelligent Packaging Minimizes Food Waste II-17
Stand-Up-Pouches (SUP) Replace Rigid Pack Formats in
Microwave Packaging II-17
Portable Microwave Unlocks Potential Possibilities II-18
Eco-Friendly Materials in Packaging Elicits Heightened Interest II-18
Other Key Innovations in Microwave Packaging II-19
Printed Susceptor II-19
Doneness Indicators II-19
Crisp Coated Foods II-19
Moisture Retention Package II-19
Disposable Microwavable Food Containers II-19
EPS Trays II-20
Sterilizable Microwavable Packages for Wet Soups and Sauces II-20
Changing Lifestyles and Demographics Continue to Pull the
Trigger on Growth II-20
Convenience Muscles Growth II-20
Pulsating Demand for Ambient Food Drives the Microwave
Packaging Market II-21
Table 1: Global Ambient Food Market (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Unit Sales by Region (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-21
Rising Energy Costs and Food Safety Concerns Drive Innovation
in Microwave Packaging II-22
Plastics: The Preferred Microwave Packaging Material II-22
Demand for BOPP Films Bodes Well for the Microwaveable
Packaging Market II-23
Microwave Packaging Responds to the Green Trend II-24
Emerging Markets in Asia-Pacific Offer Significant Growth
Opportunities II-24
Table 2: Global Microwave Packaging Market - Geographic
Regions Ranked by CAGR (Value Sales) for 2013-2020 -
Asia-Pacific, Middle East, the US, Latin America, Europe,
Canada, and Japan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Rapid Urbanization Worldwide: A Key Growth Driver II-25
Table 3: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural
Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-26

Table 4: World's Most Populous Cities: Percentage Breakdown
by Total Urban Population for Tokyo, Delhi, Mexico City, New
York, Shanghai and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-27

Table 5: Estimated Percentage of Urbanization in World, China
and India for the Years 2011 and 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-27
Burgeoning Middle Class Population Spurs Market Growth II-27
Table 6: Global Middle Class Population (in Millions) by
Geographic Region: 2010, 2020P and 2030P (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-28

Table 7: Global Middle Class Population by Geographic Region:
Percentage Share Breakdown for 2010, 2020P and 2030P (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-29
Favorable Food Consumption Patterns Strengthens Market Prospects II-29
Rising Preference for ‘At Home' Food Consumption II-29
Packaged Foods Demand Patterns Focus on the “Microwavability"
Factor II-30
Unabated Popularity of Microwaveable Foods II-31
Table 8: World Market for Microwaveable Foods (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Geographic Region
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-32
Microwaveable Popcorn: The Most Successful Microwaveable Food II-32
Ready-to-Eat Food Drive Evolution of Specialized Packaging
Profiles II-32
Microwaveable Snacks Combine Health and Convenience II-33
Demand for Frozen Foods Continue to Rise II-34
Changing Packaging Landscape for Shelf-Stable Foods II-34
Healthy Demand for Steam Cooked Vegetables II-35
Plastic Barrier Packaging Materials Dominate Technology
Advancements in Food Packaging II-35
Advantages of Green Plastic Barrier Packaging Solutions II-36
Applications of Food Packaging Barrier Technology II-36
Future Adoption of Plastics Barrier Materials II-37

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-38
Microwave Ovens: Definition II-38
Microwave Food Packaging: An Introduction II-38
Functioning of Microwave Packages II-38
Types of Microwavable Packages II-39
Microwaveable Trays II-39
Coated Aluminum Trays II-39
Rigid Plastic Trays II-39
Moulded Pulp Tray II-40
Microwaveable Foldable Cartons II-40
Microwaveable Bags and Pouches II-40
Microwaveable Pouches II-40
Microwaveable Bags II-40
Microwaveable Sleeves II-40
Microwave Safe Containers II-41
Flexible Microwaveable Package II-41
Paper Board Containers II-41
Crystallized Polyesters II-41
Microwave Packaging Applications II-41
Microwaveable Frozen Foods II-41
Microwaveable Fresh Prepared Foods II-42
Microwaveable Shelf-Stable Meals II-42
Microwaveable Snack Foods and Fresh-cut Vegetables II-43

4. PRODUCT LAUNCHES/INTRODUCTIONS II-44
Faerch Plast Introduces Innovative Ovenable CPET Skin Packs II-44
Ampac Launches New Packaging Format E-Z SnackPakâ„¢ II-44
Sirane Introduces Nylon Based Cooking Bag Siralon II-44
Ecopax Rolls Out Athena Product Line of Paper Containers II-44
Sunrise Packaging Launches NetBoxâ„¢ Packaging Product II-44
Shieltronics Introduces Revolutionary Next Generation
Microwave Shielding Shieltron Foils II-44
Con Agra Partners with Graphic Packaging to Introduce New
Frozen Food-Tray II-44
Top South African Supermarket Introduces Seafood Ready Meals
in South African Market II-45
Annie's Launches Macaroni and Cheese Microwavable Cups II-45
Orville Redenbacher Introduces New Pop Up Bowl II-45
KM Packaging Services Introduces Range of Superguard Oven Films II-45
Nicholl Food Packaging to Unveil New Aluminum Trays II-45
Yorkshire Provender Introduces Range of Six Soups in New Pouch
in Carton Packaging II-45
Sirane to Unveil Microwave and Barbecue Cooking Bags in Brussels II-45
Nicholl Food Packaging to Unveil Foil Trays II-45
KM Packaging Services Introduces New Ovenable Lidding Films II-46
Holfeld Plastics to Introduce pluS Packaging Product Range II-46
Faerch Plast Successfully Develops Aluminum-Look CPET
Containers Range II-46
Amcor Develops Microwave Packaging for Asda Products II-46
Graphic Packaging International Develops Quilt Wave Packaging
Solution for Sepp's Gourmet Foods II-46
Shieltronics Offers Culidish® Microwave Cooking Technology II-46
Southern Cross Packaging Unveils OvenPackâ„¢ Container II-46
Rice-A-Roni Launches Single-Serve Rice Cups II-46
Popcorn, Indiana Unveils Warm Your Corn Ready-To-Eat Product II-47
Potandon Produce Unveils Klondike Goldust Express Potato Bag II-47
Sirane Introduces Sira-Cook Smart-Release Microwave Bag II-47
Nicholl Food Packaging to Display Range of Tray Packaging
Solutions II-47
Printpack Launches New Range of Flexible Retort Packaging
Materials II-47
Sonoco Launches UltraFreshSystemâ„¢ Packaging System II-47

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-48
DuPont Teijin Films Selects MULTIVAC to Distribute Mylar® COOK
Material II-48
Curwood and Bemis Enter into Partnership with MicVac to Use
Microwave Pasteurization Method II-48
MicVac Enters into Collaboration with Curwood II-48
Sharpak Yate Signs Agreement with MicVac II-48
Pro-Pac Packaging Acquires Eco Food Pack Australia II-48
Sealed Air Expands Oven Ease Technology of Cryovac Brand II-48
Spartech Packaging Technologies and ORICS Collaborate to Offer
Food Packaging Solution II-48
Graphic Packaging to Takeover Contego Cartons II-49
Silgan Holdings Acquires Plastic Thermoformed Food Business
from Rexam PLC II-49
Teledyne Technologies Forms Teledyne Microwave Solutions II-49
Bemis Inks Agreement with Thin Film Electronics II-49
Sonoco Plastics Commences Commercial Manufacture of Rigid
Plastic Containers II-49
Food Chain Safety Enters into Partnership with Printpack II-49
Sonoco Plastics Installs New Large-Scale Multi-Layer
Polypropylene Production Line II-49
Bemis to Shut Down Flexible Packaging Facilities in St. Louis
Park and Minneapolis II-49

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-50
American Packaging Corporation (USA) II-50
Ampac Packaging, LLC (USA) II-50
Amcor Limited (Australia) II-50
Bemis Company, Inc. (USA) II-51
Berry Plastics Corporation (USA) II-51
Coveris (USA) II-52
DNP America (USA) II-52
Graphic Packaging Holding Company (USA) II-52
Huhtamaki Oyj (Finland) II-53
Inline Packaging LLC (USA) II-53
Mullinix Packages, Inc. (USA) II-53
Packaging Concepts Inc., (USA) II-54
Printpack Inc. (USA) II-54
Rock-Tenn Company (USA) II-54
Fold-Pak (USA) II-55
Rexam Plc. (UK) II-55
SC Johnson and Son, Inc. (USA) II-55
Sealed Air Corporation (USA) II-56
Sirane (UK) II-56
Silgan Holdings (USA) II-56
Sonoco Products Company (USA) II-57
Associated Packaging Technologies, Inc. (USA) II-57

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-58
Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Packaging by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58

Table 10: World Historic Review for Microwave Packaging by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Sales in US$ Million
for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-59

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Packaging by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-60
Microwave Packaging Market by End Use Application II-61
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Fresh Food Microwave Packaging by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Value Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61

Table 13: World Historic Review for Fresh Food Microwave
Packaging by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Sales in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-62

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Fresh Food Microwave
Packaging by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-63

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Frozen Food Microwave Packaging by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Value Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-64

Table 16: World Historic Review for Frozen Food Microwave
Packaging by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Sales in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-65

Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Frozen Food Microwave
Packaging by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-66

Table 18: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Packaging for Shelf-Stable Meals by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Value Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67

Table 19: World Historic Review for Microwave Packaging for
Shelf-Stable Meals by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68

Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Packaging
for Shelf-Stable Meals by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-69

Table 21: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Other Microwave Packaging by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-70

Table 22: World Historic Review for Other Microwave Packaging
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Sales in US$ Million
for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-71

Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Microwave
Packaging by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-72


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
The Impact of the Recession III-1
Growth Fundamentals for Microwaveable Packaging Market in
the US III-1
Table 24: Leading Microwave Packaging Companies in the
United States (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
Amcor/Alcan Packaging, Bemis Company, Graphic Packaging,
Mullinix Packages, Rexam Plc, Rock-Tenn Company, Sealed Air
Corporation, Silgan Holdings, and Sonoco/ Associated
Packaging Technologies (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2

Table 25: Large Electric Household Appliances Market in the
US (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales by Product
Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3
Microwave Packaging for Frozen Foods Continues to Grow in
the US III-3
Table 26: Frozen Food Packaging Market in the United States
(2013): Percentage Share Breakup by Product Type (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 27: Leading Players in the US Frozen Food Packaging
Market (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Alcan
Packaging, Bemis, Berry Plastics, Graphic Packaging,
Huhtamaki, International Paper, Printpack Incorporated,
Rock-Tenn Company, Sealed Air Corporation, and
Smurfit-Stone Container (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 28: Microwave Packaging for Frozen Dinners in the
United States (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales
by Packaging Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 29: Packaging for Frozen Baked Goods in the United
States (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by
Packaging Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5
Changing Food Habits to Drive the US Microwave Packaging Market III-5
Pouches and Bags Steadily Gaining Ground in Microwave Packaging III-5
Eco-friendly Packaging Rapidly Becoming the Mainstay III-6
Plastic Remains the Material of Choice III-6
Microwavable Food Trends in the US III-7
Table 30: US Market for Microwaveable Foods (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Product Type
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7
Top 10 Food Selection Concerns in the US (On a Scale of 1
to 10) III-8
Microwavable Popcorn Market: A Synopsized Review III-8
Strategic Corporate Developments III-9
Product Launches III-10
Key Players III-12
B.Market Analytics III-19
Analytics by End-Use Application III-19
Table 31: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and
Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 32: US Historic Review for Microwave Food Packaging
by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 33: US 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21
Analytics by Product Type III-22
Table 34: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by Product Type - Microwaveable
Trays; Foldable Cartons; Food Containers, Cups, Tubs, and
Bowls; Bags and Pouches; and Others Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 35: US Historic Review for Microwave Food Packaging
by Product Type - Microwaveable Trays; Foldable Cartons;
Food Containers, Cups, Tubs, and Bowls; Bags and Pouches; and
Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 36: US 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by Product Type - Percentage Share Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Microwaveable Trays; Foldable Cartons;
Food Containers, Cups, Tubs, and Bowls; Bags and Pouches; and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

2. CANADA III-25
Market Analysis III-25
Table 37: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 38: Canadian Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 39: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

3. JAPAN III-28
Market Analysis III-28
Table 40: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 41: Japanese Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 42: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

4. EUROPE III-31
A.Market Analysis III-31
Packaging Market Overview III-31
Microwave Packaging Market in Western Europe III-31
B.Market Analytics III-32
Table 43: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Microwave Food Packaging by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 44: European Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 45: European 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by Geographic Region - Percentage Share Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34
By End-Use Application III-35
Table 46: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and
Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

Table 47: European Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 48: European 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

4a. FRANCE III-38
Market Analysis III-38
Table 49: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 50: French Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 51: French 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

4b. GERMANY III-41
Market Analysis III-41
Table 52: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 53: German Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Table 54: German 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

4c. ITALY III-44
Market Analysis III-44
Table 55: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 56: Italian Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 57: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-47
A.Market Analysis III-47
UK Plastic Packaging Market to Exhibit Significant Growth in
the Long Term III-47
Strategic Corporate Developments III-47
Product/Service Launches III-48
Key Players III-49
B.Market Analytics III-51
Table 58: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 59: UK Historic Review for Microwave Food Packaging by
End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods,
Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 60: UK 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

4e. SPAIN III-54
Market Analysis III-54
Table 61: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 62: Spanish Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Table 63: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

4f. RUSSIA III-57
Market Analysis III-57
Table 64: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 65: Russian Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 66: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-60
A.Market Analysis III-60
Strategic Corporate Development III-60
Product/Service Launches III-60
Huhtamaki Oyj - A Key Player III-61
B.Market Analytics III-62
Table 67: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application -
Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals,
and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 68: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 69: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-65
A.Market Analysis III-65
Emerging Markets in Asia-Pacific Offer Significant
Opportunities III-65
B.Market Analytics III-66
Table 70: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by Geographic Region -
China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 71: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea
and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

Table 72: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by Geographic Region - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India, South Korea and
Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 73: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application -
Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals,
and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 74: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

Table 75: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

5a. CHINA III-72
A.Market Analysis III-72
China: A Potential Laden Market III-72
B.Market Analytics III-73
Table 76: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 77: Chinese Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 78: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

5b. INDIA III-76
A.Market Analysis III-76
India: Underpenetrated Market with Immense Growth Potential III-76
B.Market Analytics III-77
Table 79: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 80: Indian Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 81: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

5c. SOUTH KOREA III-80
Market Analysis III-80
Table 82: South Korean Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application -
Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals,
and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

Table 83: South Korean Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 84: South Korean 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

5d. REST OF ASIA PACIFIC III-83
A.Market Analysis III-83
Taiwan - A Key Regional Market III-83
Strategic Corporate Development III-84
Amcor Limited - A Key Australian Player III-84
B.Market Analytics III-85
Table 85: Rest of Asia Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application -
Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals,
and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 86: Rest of Asia Pacific Historic Review for Microwave
Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared
Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 87: Rest of Asia Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage
Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

6. THE MIDDLE EAST III-88
Market Analysis III-88
Table 88: The Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application -
Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals,
and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88

Table 89: The Middle East Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-89

Table 90: The Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-90

7. LATIN AMERICA III-91
Market Analysis III-91
Table 91: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by Geographic Region -
Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-91

Table 92: Latin American Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico and Rest of
Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 93: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by Geographic Region - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil, Mexico and Rest of
Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

Table 94: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application -
Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals,
and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-94

Table 95: Latin American Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

Table 96: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Microwave
Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-96

7a. BRAZIL III-97
Market Analysis III-97
Table 97: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-97

Table 98: Brazilian Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 99: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99

7b. MEXICO III-100
Market Analysis III-100
Table 100: Mexican Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 101: Mexican Historic Review for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 102: Mexican 15-Year Perspective for Microwave Food
Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen
Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

7c. REST OF LATIN AMERICA III-103
Market Analysis III-103
Table 103: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use
Application - Fresh Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods,
Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 104: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Fresh
Prepared Foods, Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 105: Rest of Latin America 15-Year Perspective for
Microwave Food Packaging by End-Use Application - Percentage
Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Fresh Prepared Foods,
Frozen Foods, Shelf-Stable Meals, and Others for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-105


IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 92 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 97)

The United States (36)
Canada (4)
Japan (1)
Europe (25)
- France (1)
- Germany (2)
- The United Kingdom (16)
- Rest of Europe (6)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (27)
Africa (2)
Middle East (2)

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