Paper, plastics, glass, aluminium and steel are all important raw materials in the production of packaging products. They are indispensable components of packaging products. Before they are completely replaced, changes in market supply and demand, price fluctuations, production process changes and quality changes will directly affect the overall development pattern of packaging industry.
Packaging industry products are distributed in all walks of life. Almost most most of the important industries in the national economy are closely related to them. Pharmaceutical, food and beverage, daily chemical, chemical and household appliances industries are relatively widely used and typical industries in packaging industry. The rapid rise and development of packaging industry can benefit from this. The Market Scale of China's Packaging Industry is Continuously Expanding
China's packaging industry has experienced a high-speed development stage, and has now established a considerable scale of production, which has become an important part of China's manufacturing field. From 2012 to 2017, the market size of China's packaging industry showed an increasing trend year by year. By 2017, the market size reached 140.316 billion yuan, an increase of 2.47% compared with the same period last year.
At present, China's packaging industry has formed an independent, complete and complete industrial system with paper packaging, plastic packaging, metal packaging, glass packaging, packaging printing and packaging machinery as the main products. The rapid development of China's packaging industry not only basically meets the needs of domestic consumption and commodity export, but also plays an important role in protecting commodities, facilitating logistics, promoting sales and service consumption.
Driven by the sustained and rapid growth of China's national economy, China's packaging industry has also achieved rapid development by leaps and bounds. The huge market development space and superior development environment have attracted many multinational enterprises and private capital to enter the packaging industry. At present, there are a large number of enterprises engaged in packaging industry in China. The concentration of packaging industry is relatively low, and it is in a full competitive stage with a high degree of marketization. The data show that the number of Enterprises above the scale of China's packaging industry shows an increasing trend year by year from 2014 to 2017, and the growth tends to be stable year by year. By 2017, the number of enterprises in China's packaging industry has reached 9689, an increase of 2.9% year by year.
Paper and metal packaging occupy the main market
At present, paper packaging and plastic packaging products are the most widely used products in the Chinese market, followed by metal packaging and glass packaging. According to the statistics of China Packaging Federation, in 2017, the total revenue of paper packaging, plastic packaging, metal packaging and glass packaging was 94.3374 billion yuan. Paper and cardboard manufacturing accounted for 39.66% of the total revenue, followed by metal packaging, plastic packaging and glass packaging, accounting for 31.51%, 19.99% and 8.85% respectively.