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Pharma Blisters Packaging Market

Pharma Blisters Packaging Market

Pharma Blisters Packaging Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Review 2017 to 2026

Pharma Blisters Packaging Market
  • Feb-2018
  • List of Tables : 133
  • List of Figures : 105
  • 170 Pages
  • Industrial Goods


There is a robust adoption of blisters packaging in the pharmaceutical industry, mainly driven by demand for tamper-evident & convenient packaging.

Blisters packaging prevents compact medical devices and medicines from oxygen, odor, and moisture, along with enhancing their shelf life.

The healthcare sector highly prefers blisters packaging on the back of its flexibility to unit-dose format coupled with extended visibility, implicit track & trace features, and expanded label content.

Automation is increasingly eyed upon by vendors in the pharma blisters packaging market, in a bid to save time and reduce labor cost.

Inclination toward smart blister packaging is one of the growing trends in the market.

Many packaging industries are focusing on the development of smart blisters packs for combating medical counterfeiting and tracking status of drugs & medication during distribution and transportation processes.

global pharma blisters packaging market

According to a recently composed Fact.MR’s research report, the global market for pharma blisters packaging will exhibit a CAGR of 6.2% in terms of value during the forecast period (2017-2026).

Sales of pharma blisters packaging are likely to surpass 1,900 thousand tons by 2026-end.

North America to Prevail as Dominant Region in Global Pharma Blisters Packaging Market

Demand for pharma blisters packaging in North America will remain robust with increase in the patients’ poor medical compliance, which in turn leads to high hospital admissions.

Many pharmaceutical packaging industries in the region are concentrating on the production of blister packages for enhancing adherence rate of patients.

In addition, growing trend toward adhering to prescribed protocols in the United States healthcare system is likely to proliferate demand for pharma blisters packaging in North America.

In terms of value, North America will prevail as the dominant region in the global pharma blisters packaging market.

Tablets and medical devices are anticipated to remain largest applications of pharma blisters packaging, in terms of value.

This mainly driven by the rise in OTC medicines and demand for devices such as single-use inhalers.

Revenues from sales of pharma blisters packaging for medical devices and tablets will collectively account for roughly three-fourth market share by 2026-end.

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET, PETE, PETG or polyester) is expected to be preferred among materials for production of pharma blisters packaging during the forecast period.

Relatively affordable costs and easy availability, along with added benefits such as ease of thermoforming are driving demand for polyethylene terephthalate for pharma blisters packaging production. Aluminum will also remain a lucrative material in the market.

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Key Research Findings from Fact.MR’s Report

  • Carded pharma blisters packaging will remain sought-after among products in the market
  • Thermoforming will continue to be the most lucrative technology for manufacturing pharma blisters packaging

Competition Tracking

The presence of many multinational and local players has made the global pharma blisters packaging market to be fragmented in nature.

Intense competition is likely to prevail in the market on the back of occupancy of several established players competing in terms of financial stability, cost, quality, product features, innovation, and performance.

Key players actively underpinning the market growth include 

  • Honeywell International, Inc.
  • ACG Pharmapack Pvt. Ltd.
  • Display Pack, Inc.
  • West Rock Company
  • Winpak Ltd.
  • Rohrer Corporation
  • Sonoco Products Company
  • Constantia Flexibles GmbH
  • Bemis Company Inc.
  • Amcor Limited.

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Market Taxonomy

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Japan
  • APEJ
  • MEA
Product Type
  • Clamshell
  • Carded
Technology Type
  • Cold Forming
  • Thermoforming
Material Type
  • Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET, PETE, PETG or polyester)
  • High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
  • Aluminum
  • Paper & Paper Board
  • Tablets
  • Capsules
  • Powders
  • Medical Devices

Pharma Blisters Packaging Market  Scope Of The Report

Demand for convenient and tamper-evident packaging in the pharmaceutical industry has stoked the adoption of blisters packaging in the industry.

This is mainly because blisters packaging protects medicines and compact medical devices against odor, moisture, and oxygen, and prolongs their shelf life.

This report, compiled by Fact.MR, provides in-depth analysis of the global pharma blisters packaging market for the forecast period 2017-2026, offering key insights on the growth prospects of the market.


The scope of the Fact.MR’s report is to analyze the global pharma blisters packaging market for the forecast period 2017-2026 and offer accurate and unbiased insights to the readers.

Pharma blisters packaging manufacturers, suppliers, and stakeholders in the global industry can benefit from the analysis offered in this report.

In-depth analysis regarding the energy saving properties, usage benefits, and long-term maintenance is detailed in this report. The comprehensive study offers insights on various market drivers, trends, and challenges shaping the future of the market, serving as a platform for future study, interest and understanding for the leading industries, trade magazines and journals related to the global pharma blisters packaging market.


The report introduces the current scenario of the market for pharma blisters packaging. The executive summary section of the report offers information regarding the future scope of the global pharma blisters packaging market.

Brief information on the vital aspects, facts, and statistics on the global pharma blisters packaging market is emphasized in this section.


This section offers an overview of the global pharma blisters packaging market. This section comprises definition of the product – pharma blisters packaging, along with key insights on dynamics playing an important role towards the growth of the market.

The overview also includes market value and year-on-year growth defining the future progress and decline of the global pharma blisters packaging.

Data on the year-on-year growth provides readers with an overall view on expected progress reshaping growth during the forecast period.

In the next section, the report provides insights on major drivers, key trends, and retrains on the basis of demand, supply and macro-economic factors.

The report also talks about an impact analysis of drivers and restraints that helps in decision-making and becoming more efficient.

The report further provides information on various technological advancements in the global pharma blisters packaging market.

Latest information and advancements regarding growth opportunities can prove to be beneficial for the leading manufacturers of pharma blisters packaging.

With advancements in technology, keeping an eye on the latest trends and developments is important for pharma blisters packaging manufacturers to frame key business strategies.

Key insights concerning the list of distributor, supply chain, cost structure, pricing analysis, and raw material sourcing, are also provided in this section of the report.

Considering the broad-scope of the global pharma blisters packaging market, the report offers in-depth insights on the forecast and segment-wise analysis.

The pharma blisters packaging market has been segmented on the basis of application, material type, product type, technology type, and region.

This sections offers segmentation analysis, along with a detailed country-wise forecast on all the parameters.

In the final section, the report offers information on the key competitors, along with a board view of the market players and company analysis.

This competitive intelligence is based on the providers’ categories across the value chain, and their presence in the global pharma blisters packaging market.

Research Methodology

Fact.MR is committed to offer unbiased and independent market research solutions to its clients. Each market report of Fact.MR is compiled after months of exhaustive research.

We bank on a mix of tried-and-tested and innovative research methodologies to offer the most comprehensive and accurate information. Our main sources of research include,

  • Primary research
  • Secondary research
  • Trade research
  • Focused interviews
  • Social media analysis

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