Packaging Industry in Spain
Euromonitor International
October 2020

List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
COVID-19 impact on packaging
COVID-19 country impact
Glass remains robust, ticking premium and eco-friendly boxes in packaged food
Sustainability boosts focus on recyclable packaging and recycling in non-alcoholic drinks
Metal beverage can use expanding into spirit-based RTDs before the pandemic
Small-size formats benefit from fleeting preferences in beauty and personal care in 2019
COVID-19-related boom in e-commerce encourages development of new packaging solutions in home care
PACKAGING LEGISLATION
Proposal to modify packaging laws to make manufacturers more accountable for their product waste drags on
PEMAR (Plan Estatal Marco de Residuos 2015-2020) is the waste management framework in Spain
Clamp down on single-use plastic
RECYCLING AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Making recycling easier with wider access to disposal systems
From carrots and potatoes to packaging
Initiatives to encourage citizens to engage in recycling
Table 1 Overview of Packaging Recycling and Recovery in Spain: 2017/2018 and Targets for 2019