Europe Paper Bags Market, By Products (Flat Paper Bag, Multi-Wall Paper Sacks, Open Mouth, Pasted Valve, Lock Paper Bag, Self-Opening-Style (SoS) Bags, Stand-Up Pouch and Others), Usage (Single Use and Re-Usable), Capacity (Less Than 1 Kg, 1kg-5 Kg, 5kg-10 Kg, and More Than 10 Kg), Size (Small Size, Medium Size, Large Size And Extra Large Size), Sealing And Handling (Heat Seal, Hand Length Handle, Ziplock, Twisted Handle, Flat Handle and Others), Shape (Rectangle, Square, Circular and Others), Distribution Channel (Convenience Stores, Supermarkets/Hypermarkets, Specialty Stores, E-Commerce and Others), End-User (Food and Beverages, Animal Feed, Cosmetic Products, Agriculture, Construction, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals and Others) Industry Trends and Forecast to 2030.
Europe Paper Bags Market Analysis and Insights
Paper products are now also used for the packaging of the heavy consumer powered product such as flour and sugar and also used for the packaging of the animal feed which can be transported from one place to another without any damage in transit as paper bags have come with the multiple layer bags and fiber sheets which provide strength to the paper bags for handling heavy load. Paper and paperboard packaging for food can be found in many places, such as supermarkets, traditional markets and retail stores, mail order, fast dispensing machines, food, pharmacies and in hospital. Paper bags acquire barrier properties and extended functional performance such as heat sealability for leak-proof liquid packaging in the food and beverage sector.
The Europe paper bags market is expected to gain significant growth in the forecast period of 2023 to 2030. Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the market is growing with a CAGR of 5.0% in the forecast period of 2023 to 2030 and is expected to reach USD 2,397.82 million by 2030.
2023 to 2030
2021 (Customizable to 2020 - 2015)
Revenue in USD Million
By Products (Flat Paper Bag, Multi-Wall Paper Sacks, Open Mouth, Pasted Valve, Lock Paper Bag, Self-Opening-Style (SoS) Bags, Stand-Up Pouch and Others), Usage (Single Use and Re-Usable), Capacity (Less Than 1 Kg, 1kg-5 Kg, 5kg-10 Kg, and More Than 10 Kg), Size (Small Size, Medium Size, Large Size And Extra Large Size), Sealing And Handling (Heat Seal, Hand Length Handle, Ziplock, Twisted Handle, Flat Handle and Others), Shape (Rectangle, Square, Circular and Others), Distribution Channel (Convenience Stores, Supermarkets/Hypermarkets, Specialty Stores, E-Commerce and Others), End-User (Food and Beverages, Animal Feed, Cosmetic Products, Agriculture, Construction, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals and Others).
Germany, U.K., Italy, France, Spain, Switzerland, Russia, Turkey, Belgium, Netherlands, and Rest of Europe.
Market Players Covered
WestRock Company, Mondi, Smurfit Kappa, ProAmpac, Novolex, NOVPLASTA CZ, s.r.o, PAPIER-METTLER, Burgass Carrier Bags, CEE Schisler Packaging Solutions., Conitex Sonoco, and Paperera de Girona S.A. LC Paper Group.
Paper bags are made up of the paper which are made from the wood pulp from tress. Kraft paper and initation kraft paper are the most common papers used in manufacturing of the paper bags. Paper bags are commonly used as shopping bags, packaging, and sacks. Paper bags have also come in the multi-walls which provide strength to store and transport food and beverage and animal feed products. For handling of the load paper bags also have twisted or flat handle for handling goods. Paper bags are highly used in the retail sector for carrying shopping items.
FLAT PAPER BAG
Flat paper bags are made of light weight paper and are indented fold on the side or bottom and which allows paper bags to expand at greater capacity. Flats paper bags are widely used for the shopping bags in the retail sector.
MULTI-WALL PAPER SACKS
Multi wall paper sacks have the multi-layer of paper layers inside which give strength of carring the heavy load and for shipping food items. Multi-wall paper sacks are used fertilizer, animal feed, sand, dry chemicals, flour and cement.
Open mouth bags are those bags which have a tube of paper plies with the bottom end sealed. Open mouth bags are also used for carry food items and also prevent the leakage og the food items during transit.
Pasted valve bags are the type of the paper bags with a valve sleeve or fill-spout built into any corner and allows timely bag placement and filling with the valve packer. Pasted valve bags are used for the powered items and easy to relief.
LOCK PAPER BAG
Lock paper bags are those paper bags which are closed from the upper end with the lock or sliding lock and more used in the storing and transporting of the food item from one place to another. Lock paper bags are air tight bags used for packaging of food items also.
SELF-OPENING-STYLE (SOS) BAGS
Self-opening-style (SOS) bags are those bags which are made of square-bottom paper bags with pleated sides, making them easier to fold and store of the food and beverage and animal feed products
STAND UP POUCH
Stand up pouch paper bags are made from the high quality Kraft paper and used in display and storage of food items as stand up pouch able to stand erect on its bottom.
Europe Paper Bags Market Dynamics
This section deals with understanding the market drivers, opportunities, restraints, and challenges. All of this is discussed in detail below:
- Increasing Preference for Eco-Friendly and Biodegradable Products for Packaging
Packaging play an important role as paper bag packaging in food packaging, protect foods against physical, chemical and environmental factors that could possibly contaminate all of the food if not packaged correctly. Different type of packaging is used for the different type of product. The demand for the eco-friendly and biodegradable product for packaging is increasing because eco-friendly and biodegradable product are low cost production and can be reuse, recycled which lower the production of waste in the region. For the purpose of packaging several manufactures more prefer the paper bags packaging as packaging process are cost effective and produce less toxic in nature.
- Increasing Number of Shopping Malls and Super Markets in Retail Sector
Retail sector is part of economy where the several types of business are selling the good to the customers. In the Europe demand for the food and beverages, consumer products are increasing on higher rate which leads to the opening of new shopping malls and super market in the several countries. In the retail sector demand for the cosmetic, pharmaceutical products is increasing which have the positive impact on the demand of the paper bags in the retail sector.
- Increasing Demand for Lightweight and Easily Transportable Paper Bags Packaging
Several companies such as Mondi Group Plc, Amcor Plc, DS Smith Plc, and others have now using the paper packaging for the packing of the product. As paper bags are available in different shapes and sizes due to which can be used in any application includes cake shops, textiles showroom, grocery stores, and others. The paper bags also have the multiple layers of paper which help in storing and transportation of the food and beverage goods from one place to another. The paper bags are low cost and can be decomposing easily which help the manufactures in increasing their revenue.
- Increasing awareness towards social issues and rising usage of bio-based products
Several types of packaging are used in different applications which results in the production of the waste which are very harmful to the environment. Plastic packaging are used for the food and beverage, cosmetics and consumer goods which produce the non-biodegradable as on decomposing of the plastic packaging waste releases the toxic gases in the soil which is dangerous for the animal and ground water. So steps have been taken for the banning of the plastic bags packaging as it is harmful for the environment.
- Stringent rules regarding the deforestation
The paper production and consumption contributes to deforestation. As, different paper is made from the pulp which are produce from the wood of trees with increase in the demand of the paper for the severe purpose the deforestation in several regions have increase which leads to the imbalance in the environment and increase in the effect of the greenhouse gases in the surroundings. As forts are also facing problems of forest fire which leads to the low production of the pulp wood for the paper manufacturing. So, the government of several regions has made the stringent rules and regulations which have to be followed strictly by people in the region.
- Low availability of raw material
Availability of the proper quality and quantity is a concern for the production of paper bags in all Europe countries. As paper bags are made from the paper which are used in the several applications and have more demand due to the low cost product. The raw material which is used in the production of paper bags is wood pulp which are taken from the tree woods and which goes through several process and paper is made of different quality which are further used for making the shopping bags of different sizes.
Thus on concluding, with the increasing demand of the paper bags product in different application but the availability of the raw material in the region is very less due to which production cannot match the demand and manufactures are facing problem of low availability of raw material which is restraining the growth of Europe paper bags market.
- In 2019, November Smurfit Kappa combines expertise with Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to create innovative food packaging. This development helps the company to increase production and revenue in near future.
- In 2018, November WestRock Company have completed acquisition of KapStone. This development helps the company to increase revenue in near future and production of the paper bags to full fill the increase demand in the region.
Europe Paper Bags Market Scope
The Europe paper bags market is categorized based on products, usage, capacity, size, sealing and handle, shape, distribution channel and end-user. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze major growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to make strategic decisions to identify core market applications.
- Flat paper bag
- Multi-wall paper sacks
- Open mouth
- Pasted valve
- Lock paper bag
- Self-opening-style (SoS) bags
- Stand-up pouch
On the basis of product, the market is segmented into flat paper bag, multi-wall paper sacks, open mouth, pasted valve, lock paper bag, self-opening-style (SoS) bags, stand-up pouch and others.
- Single use
On the basis of usage, the market is segmented into single use and re-usable.
- Less than 1 kg
- 1kg-5 kg
- 5 kg-10 kg
- More than 10 kg
On the basis of capacity, the market is segmented into less than 1 kg, 1kg-5 kg, 5kg-10 kg, more than 10 kg.
- Small size
- Medium size
- Large size
- Extra-large size
On the basis of size, the market is segmented into small size, medium size, large size and extra-large size.
Sealing and handling
- Heat seal
- Hand length handle
- Twisted handle
- Flat handle
On the basis of sealing and handle, the market is segmented into heat seal, hand length handle, ziplock, twisted handle, flat handle and others.
On the basis of shape, the market is segmented into rectangle, square, circular and others.
- Convenience stores
- Specialty stores
On the basis of distribution channel, the market is segmented into convenience stores, supermarkets/hypermarkets, specialty stores, e-commerce and others.
- Food and beverages
- Animal feed
- Cosmetic products
Based on the end-user, the market is segmented into food and beverages, animal feed, cosmetic products, agriculture, construction, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and others
Europe Paper Bags Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The Europe paper bags market is segmented on the basis of products, usage, capacity, size, sealing and handle, shape, distribution channel and end-user.
The countries in the Europe paper bags market are Germany, U.K., Italy, France, Spain, Switzerland, Russia, Turkey, Belgium, Netherlands, and Rest of Europe.
Germany is expected to grow in the Europe paper bags market due to increasing preference for eco-friendly and biodegradable products for packaging.
The country section of the report also provides individual market-impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points downstream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends, porter's five forces analysis, and case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of Europe brands and the challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, the impact of domestic tariffs, and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Europe Paper Bags Market Share Analysis
Europe paper bags market competitive landscape provides details by competitors. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, production sites and facilities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product trials pipelines, product approvals, patents, product width and breadth, application dominance, technology lifeline curve. The above data points provided are only related to the companies’ focus related to the Europe paper bags market.
Some of the major players operating in the market are WestRock Company, Mondi, Smurfit Kappa, ProAmpac, Novolex, NOVPLASTA CZ, s.r.o, PAPIER-METTLER, Burgass Carrier Bags, CEE Schisler Packaging Solutions., Conitex Sonoco, and Paperera de Girona S.A. LC Paper Group among others.