Caps And Closures Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Type (Caps, Closures, Corks, Stoppers, Cans, Others), By Raw Material (Plastic, Metal, Others), By Application (Food, Beverages, Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals, Others), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2023 To 2028

  • Published : Oct 2023
  • Report Code : KSI061610048
  • Pages : 138

The caps and closures market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.24% over the analysed period to reach a market size of US$86.736 billion by 2028 from US$60.812 billion in 2021.

The demand for caps and closures is growing due to the rising food consumption and growing worries about the safety and quality of products, there is a greater need for caps and closures. Due to the growing packaged food and consumer goods markets, the targeted market is also boosting. As a result, there is an increasing demand for novel packaging materials that can protect from harsh environments without lowering the quality of the product.

Growth Drivers of the global caps and closures market

The trend in health and wellness is shifting towards preventative healthcare, which is fuelling demand for FMCG items that promote healthier lifestyles. The global market for caps and closures is expected to develop because of rising beverage consumption and inventive packaging techniques.

Restrain factors.

However, the market's growth is being constrained by factors like an increase in the usage of packaging without closures, like pouches and blister packages. Additionally, fluctuating raw material prices limit market expansion. Volatile costs for raw materials used in the production of caps and closures are a hindrance to the market's overall expansion.

Rising demand for packaged beverages

Beverage packaging is one of the most important sectors for the caps and closures market. The shelf life of beverages is increased while maintaining their flavour and texture using beverage packaging. Pouches and cartons are two common packaging options used by the beverage packaging business. The market for premium caps in the beverage industry is driven by the need for cutting-edge differentiated closures from major beverage firms throughout the world.

Further, the need for tamper-evident caps and closures is driven by the rise in customer demand for bottled water during the forecast period. The rise of bottled water is being driven by changes in lifestyle and per capita consumption. Sales of premium bottled water have risen because of consumers' rising income levels which is increasing the demand for caps and closures market.

Differentiation in closures

The International Bottled Water Association claims that a significant cause of the premiumization of bottled water is the increase in the number of high-net-worth individuals (HNWI). For instance, the new one-piece 55 mm KS2 plastic closure for three and five-gallon home and office delivery bottled water was introduced by Silgan Closures in July 2020. The closure differs from rival water bottle closures by including several innovative features. The closure has a pierceable shell design that almost eliminates leakage and is made of a proprietary resin mixture that resists cracking. To assure the safety of the product, the closure additionally includes a tamper-evident band and a flow-in closure liner for an improved bottle seal.

The United States in North America is an Expected Dominant Market

The growth of the country is primarily attributed to the rapid demand for caps and closure from various Industries such as pharmaceuticals, food, alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks, and cosmetics among others. Furthermore, rising demand for caps and closure from packaged beverages & related stuff is a major factor promoting the growth in the USA market.

In line with the evolving market demands, numerous players are scaling up their operations to meet emerging requirements and offer improved services and solutions. Notable developments from the market include collaboration among major players such as Amcor came into collaboration with MGJ to develop IMPRESSIONS, advanced liner technology with unique PE-PP formed-based liners as well as sealing solutions for caps in different designs.

Furthermore, the extensive applications of caps & closures market in the food & beverage sector with different companies involved in the processing of raw materials, packaging products & distribution require the use of caps for packaged food, alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks among others. Also, increasing demand for bottled water is also a crucial factor that will determine the growth of the market till the forecast period.

According to the findings of the Beverage Marketing Corporation, in the USA around 15 billion gallons of bottled water were consumed in 2020 which is 4.7% more than the consumption in the year 2019. The growth of retail sales was also more than 4% in the year 2020 for bottled water thereby promoting the market growth for caps & closure in the US market. According to the International Bottled Water Association, the increasing population of high-net-worth Individuals in developed countries such as the US will become the main factor promoting the growth & consumption of bottled water. This will eventually lead to growth in the caps & closure market.

Key Developments

  • In 2021, Crown Holdings, Inc. introduced a range of innovative caps & closures in its product packaging portfolio. This will include metal and plastic closures among others.

Caps And Closures Market Scope:


Report Metric Details
Market Size Value in 2021 US$60.812 billion
Market Size Value in 2028 US$86.736 billion
Growth Rate CAGR of 5.24% from 2021 to 2028
Base Year 2021
Forecast Period 2023 – 2028
Forecast Unit (Value) USD Billion
Segments Covered Type, Raw Material, Application, and Geography
Regions Covered North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
Companies Covered Amcor PLC, AptarGroup, Inc., Crown Holdings, Inc., Ball Corporation, Saint-Gobain, Silgan Holdings, Cerberus, Berry Global, Inc., BERICAP Holdings GmbH, SIG
Customization Scope Free report customization with purchase



  • By Type
    • Caps
    • Closures
    • Corks
    • Stoppers
    • Cans
    • Others
  • By Raw Material
    • Plastic
    • Metal
    • Others
  • By Application
    • Food
    • Beverages
    • Cosmetics
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Others
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • United States
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • United Kingdom
      • Germany
      • France
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Israel
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • Japan
      • China
      • India
      • South Korea
      • Indonesia
      • Thailand
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Caps And Closures Market was valued at US$60.812 billion in 2021.
The caps and closures market is expected to reach a market size of US$86.736 billion by 2028.
The global caps and closures market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.24% over the forecast period.
The demand for caps and closures is growing due to the rising food consumption and growing worries about the safety and quality of products, there is a greater need for caps and closures.
North America is expected to hold a significant share of the caps and closures market.


1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline


2.1. Research Design

2.2. Research Data

2.3. Validation


3.1. Key Findings


4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.3.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.3.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.3.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.3.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.4. Industry Value Chain Analysis


5.1. Introduction

5.2. Caps

5.3. Closures

5.4. Corks

5.5. Stoppers

5.6. Cans

5.7. Others


6.1. Introduction

6.2. Plastic

6.3. Metal

6.4. Others 


7.1. Introduction

7.2. Food

7.3. Beverages

7.4. Cosmetics

7.5. Pharmaceuticals

7.6. Others 


8.1. Introduction

8.2. North America 

8.2.1. By Type

8.2.2. By Raw Material

8.2.3. By Application

8.2.4. By Country United States Canada Mexico

8.3. South America 

8.3.1. By Type

8.3.2. By Raw Material 

8.3.3. By Application

8.3.4. By Country Brazil Argentina Others

8.4. Europe 

8.4.1. By Type

8.4.2. By Raw Material

8.4.3. By Application

8.4.4. By Country UK Germany France Spain Others

8.5.  Middle East and Africa

8.5.1. By Type

8.5.2. By Raw Material 

8.5.3. By Application

8.5.4. By Country Saudi Arabia UAE Israel Others

8.6.  Asia Pacific 

8.6.1. By Type

8.6.2. By Raw Material

8.6.3. By Application

8.6.4. By Country China Japan India South Korea Indonesia Thailand Others


9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

9.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness

9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

9.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix


10.1. Amcor PLC

10.2. AptarGroup, Inc.

10.3. Crown Holdings, Inc.

10.4. Ball Corporation

10.5. Saint-Gobain

10.6. Silgan Holdings

10.7. Cerberus

10.8. Berry Global, Inc.

10.9. BERICAP Holdings GmbH

10.10. SIG

Amcor PLC

AptarGroup, Inc.

Crown Holdings, Inc.

Ball Corporation


Silgan Holdings


Berry Global, Inc.

BERICAP Holdings GmbH