Global E-Commerce Packaging Market Size, Share, Opportunities, COVID-19 Impact, And Trends By Packaging Type (Corrugated Boxes, Courier Bags, Security Envelopes, Protective Packaging), By Industry Vertical (Consumer Electronics, Food And Beverage, Cosmetics And Personal Care Products, Pharmaceuticals, Others), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2019 To 2024

Published:  May 2021 Report Code: KSI061611232 Pages: 125

The Global E-Commerce Packaging market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 19.55% during the forecast period, reaching a total market size of US$68.404 billion in 2024 from US$23.431 billion in 2018.

Owing to the rising disposable income of people, a high level of convenience, and the ease to shop anytime anywhere coupled with other factors such as wider options, speed of access, and global reach the E-commerce market has completely modernized the buying experience of customers. The three main areas of concern in the e-commerce industry are delivery, packaging performance, and waste impact. The rise in online shopping has fueled prospects for related packaging needs. However, the biggest challenge facing the E-commerce packaging industry is packaging sustainability as waste from product distribution and sales has shifted from retail stores to households. Geographically, the Asia Pacific region dominates the e-commerce packaging market. The majority of the region’s growth comes from increased demand for corrugated boxes in countries like India, China, and Japan. The key factors contributing to the growth of the e-commerce market in the APAC region include the rising middle-class families, increased mobile and internet penetration, new upcoming e-commerce players, and improved logistic platforms. In the coming years, the e-commerce packaging market is expected to grow tremendously in the rest of the world.

The “Global E-Commerce Packaging  Market– Forecasts from 2019 to 2024” is an exhaustive study that aims to present the key market trends through various chapters focusing on different aspects of the market. The study provides a detailed market overview through the market dynamics sections which detail key markets, drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the current market. The report analyzes key opportunity regional markets, and the current technology penetration through lifecycle analysis. The report also analyzes the market through comprehensive market segmentation by packaging type, industry vertical, and geography.

The Global E-Commerce Packaging market is segmented based on packaging type, industry vertical, and geography. By packaging type, the market is segmented as corrugated boxes, courier bags, security envelopes, and protective packaging. By industry vertical, the market is segmented as consumer electronics, food and beverage, cosmetics and personal care products, pharmaceuticals, and others.

Regional analysis has been provided with detailed analysis and forecast for the period 2018 to 2024. The global market has been broken down into North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and the Asia Pacific regions. The report also analyzes 15 countries across these regions with thorough analysis and forecast along with prevailing market trends and opportunities which each of these countries present for the manufacturers.

Major players in the Global E-Commerce Packaging market have been covered along with their relative competitive position and strategies. The report also mentions recent deals and investments of different market players over the last year. The company profiles section details the business overview, financial performance for the past three years, key products and services being offered along with the recent developments of these important players in the Global E-Commerce Packaging market.

Global E-Commerce Packaging Market Scope:

Report Metric Details
 Market size value in 2018  US$23.431 billion
 Market size value in 2024  US$68.404 billion
 Growth Rate  CAGR of 19.55% from 2018 to 2024
 Base year  2018
 Forecast period  2019–2024
 Forecast Unit (Value)  USD Billion
 Segments covered  Packaging Type, Industry Vertical, And Geography
 Regions covered  North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
 Companies covered  International Paper, DS Smith, Mondi, Amcor plc, Pregis LLC, Rand-Whitney     Container  LLC, Smurfit Kappa, VPK Packaging Group, WestRock Company
 Customization scope  Free report customization with purchase



  • By Packaging Type 
    • Corrugated Boxes
    • Courier Bags
    • Security Envelopes
    • Protective Packaging
  • By Industry Vertical
    • Consumer Electronics
    • Food and Beverage
    • Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Others
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • France
      • United Kingdom
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • Israel
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • India
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. What will be the e-commerce packaging market size by 2024?
A1. The Global E-Commerce Packaging market is projected to reach a market size of US$68.404 billion in 2024. 

Q2. What is the size of the global e-commerce packaging market?
A2. The E-Commerce Packaging market was valued at US$23.431 billion in 2018. 

Q3. What are the growth prospects for the e-commerce packaging market?
A3. The Global E-Commerce Packaging market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 19.55% during the forecast period. 

Q4. Which region holds the maximum market share of the e-commerce packaging market?
A4. Asia Pacific region dominates the e-commerce packaging market. 

Q5. How is the e-commerce packaging market segmented?
A5. The Global E-Commerce Packaging market is segmented based on packaging type, industry vertical, and geography.

1.1. Market Overview
1.2. Market Definition
1.3. Scope of the Study
1.4. Currency
1.5. Assumptions
1.6. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline
2.1. Research Design
2.2. Secondary Sources
4.1. Market Segmentation
4.2. Market Drivers
4.3. Market Restraints
4.4. Market Opportunities
4.5. Porter’s Five Force Analysis
4.5.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.5.3 Threat of New Entrants
4.5.4 Threat of Substitutes
4.5.5 Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
4.6.  Life Cycle Analysis - Regional Snapshot
4.7. Market Attractiveness
5.1. Corrugated Boxes
5.2. Courier Bags
5.3. Security Envelopes
5.4. Protective Packaging
6.1. Consumer Electronics
6.2. Food and Beverage
6.3. Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
6.4. Pharmaceuticals
6.5. Others
7.1. North America
7.1.1. USA
7.1.2. Canada
7.1.3. Mexico
7.2. South America
7.2.1. Brazil
7.2.2. Argentina
7.2.3. Others
7.3. Europe
7.3.1. Germany
7.3.2. France
7.3.3. United Kingdom
7.3.4. Spain
7.3.5. Others
7.4. Middle East and Africa
7.4.1. Israel
7.4.2. Saudi Arabia
7.4.3. Others
7.5. Asia Pacific
7.5.1. China
7.5.2. Japan
7.5.3. South Korea
7.5.4. India
7.5.5. Others
8.1. Competitive Benchmarking and Analysis
8.2. Recent Investment and Deals
8.3. Strategies of Key Players
9.1. International Paper
9.2. DS Smith
9.3. Mondi
9.4. Amcor plc
9.5. Pregis LLC
9.6. Rand-Whitney Container LLC
9.7. Smurfit Kappa
9.8. VPK Packaging Group
9.9. WestRock Company

International Paper

DS Smith


Amcor plc

Pregis LLC

Rand-Whitney Container LLC

Smurfit Kappa

VPK Packaging Group

WestRock Company



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