Europe Portable Compactor Market

Europe Portable Compactor Market Size, Share and Forecast Analysis, By Compactor Type (standard compactor, screw compactor, self-cleaning compactor), By Container Volume (up to 8 cubic meter, up to 16 cubic meter, up to 24 cubic meter, more than 24 cubic meter), & Country - Market Insights 2023-2033

Analysis of Europe Portable Compactor Market Covering 30+ Countries Including Analysis of US, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Nordics, GCC countries, Japan, Korea and many more

Europe Portable Compactor Market Outlook (2023-2033)

The Europe portable compactor market is set to enjoy a valuation of US$ 296 Million in 2023 and further expand at a CAGR of 4.2% to reach US$ 445 Million by the end of 2033.

The market for portable compactor is relatively stable currently. However, transforming priority towards sustainability and recyclability among European countries is likely to elevate the demand for portable compactor in the years to come.

Report Attributes


Portable Compactor Market Size (2022A)

US$ 285 Million

Estimated Market Value (2023E)

US$ 296 Million

Forecasted Market Value (2033F)

US$ 445 Million

Europe Market Growth Rate (2023-2033)

4.2% CAGR

Germany Market Share (2022)

~ 26%

United Kingdom Market Growth Rate (2023-2033)

~ 2.9% CAGR

Market Share of Top 5 Companies

~ 18.6%

Key Companies Profiled

  • Bergsiek Behälterbau GmbH
  • Phoenix Compaction Systems Ltd
  • Moovmor Engineering Ltd.
  • MHM Recycling Equipment Manufacturer
  • Gradeall International Limited
  • Orakci Makina Industry and Trade Inc.
  • Compact and Bale Limited
  • Caledonian Waste Compactors
  • Numac Fabrications Ltd
  • Greenbank Recycling Solutions Ltd

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Sales Analysis of Portable Compactor (2018-2022) Vs. Market Forecast Outlook (2023-2033)

Portable compactors are the most effective and useful way of dealing the large volume of all kinds of waste. The amplification of industrialization and the rising number of startups in Europe led to the generated high capacity of waste, which has spurred the demand for portable compactors in the past years. Moreover, intensifying waste management systems in Europe backed to accelerate the production of portable compactors. Hence, over the period of 2018-2022, the market expanded significantly reflecting a compound annual growth rate of 3.3%.

Furthermore, the beneficial advantages of portable compactor over static compactor will further flourish product acceptance during the projected period. The advancement in waste management systems and government initiatives toward waste reduction will induce a plethora of opportunities for the growth of the portable compactor market in Europe. In addition, rising labor costs will further spur product demand in the coming years. Thus, Fact.MR anticipated that the portable compactor market in Europe would depict an overall compound annual growth rate of 4.2% from 2023 to 2033.

  • Short Term (2023-2026): A rise in urbanization and business premises will generate a huge demand for portable compactors for cost-effective waste reduction. Thus, the market will observe noticeable growth during the short-term forecast period.
  • Medium Term (2026-2029): Technological advancements and product development such as standard portable compactors to self-cleaning compactors will provide significant growth to the market in the mid-term forecast period.
  • Long Term (2029-2033): Environment-friendly application and government spending for waste management will support the market players to increase production units and will further help the market expansion.

Over the 2018-2022 historical period, the Europe portable compactor market registered a CAGR of 3.5%, and according to the Fact.MR, a market research and competitive intelligence provider, the market is projected to exhibit growth at 4.2% CAGR between 2023 and 2033.

Europe potable compactor market forecast by Fact.MR

Market share analysis of portable compactor based on compactor type and country is provided in a nutshell in the above image. Under the compactor type segment, up to standard compactor sub-segment dominates with 57% market share in 2022.

What’s Driving the Demand for Portable Compactor?

“Benefits of Waste Reduction with Improvisation in Operational Efficiency of Business Propel the Market Growth’’

At present, a growing number of industrial businesses in Europe led to generate product waste in various amounts and forms. As waste management is a very cost-consuming practice, any company needs to choose a suitable waste compactor to reduce the waste volume to a great extent.

Additionally, the rising tax on landfills in Europe is becoming a prominent threat to the company as it enhances operational costs and affects revenue generation. In consideration of the above factor, many companies are demanding ways to reduce the volume of dry and wet waste and to accomplish the government guidelines on waste management.

A portable compactor helps to lower the expenditure on garbage disposal owing to an 80% reduction in waste volume. Moreover, portable compactors are a beneficial option for the growing demand for product recycling which will further propel its sale in the projected period. Hence, the shift of European businesses towards the adoption of portable waste compactors will escalate market growth at a significant pace.

“Robust Government Support and Advancement in Portable Compactor to Stimulate Market Growth”

The growing concern about environmental safety and carbon emission opens a plethora of opportunities for advancement in portable compactors. The market players grabbed that opportunity to push market advancement from standard to self-cleaning compactor for better customer satisfaction. The portable compactors have a great impression on the reduction of carbon emissions and provide environment-friendly waste management practices.

Additionally, strong government regulations and support for waste management systems in Europe provide financial aid to the market players. Due to such financial support, manufacturers are moving towards more spending on product innovation and the overall production of portable compactors. Thus, owing to the aforementioned factors target market will observe significant growth opportunities in the coming years.

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What Do Portable Compactor Manufacturers Need to Watch Out for?

“Risk of Injury and Operational Difficulty May Limit the Market Growth”

The portable compactors market may observe growth limitations owing to certain injuries that happen while handling the machine such as dropping or climbing into a compaction chamber to clear or save waste materials. Also, injuries associated with closing lids, compaction ram or compression lid will lowdown product acceptance. Additionally, there is a risk that the compactor may jerk up unpredictably when the compactor and related equipment are not isolated correctly.

Additionally, it has been observed that, if the container of a portable compactor is overloaded with waste can cause difficulties in operation. Thus, Fact.MR suggests that the manufacturers need to focus on proper maintenance of portable compactors and appropriate isolation to eliminate associated market risks.

Country-wise Insights

Which Country will Lead the Portable Compactor Market Sales?

A robust request across the business sector and enduring awareness about suburban waste management are possible to drive portable compactor demand in Germany. According to Fact.MR, Germany leads the sales of portable compactors by accounting for more than 25% of the overall market value in 2022.

The rise in urbanization and a huge need for waste management on the household and commercial level is the prominent reason for the increased demand for portable compactors in the country. Furthermore, the anticipated industrial and economic developments are projected to speed up the Germany portable compactors market with a CAGR of 4.6% from 2023 to 2033.

Category-wise Insights

What is escalating the Standard Compactor’s Demand?

By compactor type, the standard compactor has high popularity over a screw and self-cleaning compactor owing to its several advantages and high product availability in Europe. A standard compactor is an appropriate choice to deal with dry as well as high liquid-containing waste and to accomplish any waste management policy. It is constructed with a vigorous design that helps to minimize leakages while transferring to landfills.

Additionally, standard compactors can be organized differently as per business requirements. They are the flawless choice for businesses where space is cherished and where organization desires to improve waste reusable technique. Thus, it is anticipated that the standard compactor market will capture 57% of the overall portable compactors market in 2023.

How Container Size of Portable Compactor Support the Market Growth?

Up to 24 cubic meters portable compactor is expected to lead the market by container size. The segment is projected to hold approximately 47% of the value market share of the European portable compactor market.

A container size of up to 24 cubic meters is the most preferred portable compactor as it is a suitable choice for medium and large-scale businesses to reduce the huge volume of waste material. Also, it provides ease of mobile from one place to other with an average load size for waste collection. Thus, as per Fact.MR analysis up to 24 cubic meter container size segment is expected to fare with a CAGR of 3.7% over the projected the year of 2023 to 2033.

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Competitive Landscape

Bergsiek Behälterbau GmbH, Phoenix Compaction Systems Ltd, Moovmor Engineering Ltd., MHM Recycling Equipment Manufacturer, Gradeall International Limited, Orakç? Makina Industry and Trade Inc., Compact and Bale Limited, Caledonian Waste Compactors, Numac Fabrications Ltd, Greenbank Recycling Solutions Ltd are the key players in Europe portable compactor market.

Continuous product advancement with sustainable transformation is one of the key focus area of the competition among the leading market players. The development in container size to provide high efficiency has supported the business expansion of the market leaders. The growing need for the management of wet waste and its recycling will open a plethora of opportunities for the market players to develop such types of portable compactors in the marketplace.

Additionally, along with organic strategies manufacturers also focus on partnerships and acquisitions for the extension of plant operations in an untapped market.

  • In March 2022, BIGBin one of the founders of the Pay to Use waste disposable sector has started investing in portable compactors with onboarding weighing systems and full remote monitoring. The initiative will work in partnership with REP-TEC.

Fact.MR has provided detailed information about the price points of key manufacturers of Portable Compactor positioned across regions, sales growth, production capacity, and speculative technological expansion, in the recently published report.

Segmentation of Portable Compactor Industry Research

  • By Compactor Type :

    • Standard Compactor
    • Screw Compactor
    • Self-Cleaning Compactor
  • By Container Volume :

    • Up to 8 Cubic Metrer
    • Up to 16 Cubic Meter
    • Up to 24 Cubic Meter
    • More than 24 Cubic Meter
  • By Country :

    • Germany
    • France
    • UK
    • Nordics
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe

- FAQs -

How did the Europe portable compactor market perform over the last few years?

During 2018-2022, sales of portable compactor increased at 3.5% CAGR.

What is the Europe Portable Compactor market size?

The Europe portable compactor market is anticipated to be valued at US$ 296 Million in 2023.

Which compactor type holds the highest market share?

Standard portable compactor will account for roughly 57% share of Europe sales by the end of 2023.

How is the market for portable compactor expected to fare going forward?

Worldwide demand for portable compactor is anticipated to reach US$ 445 Million by 2033-end.

Which country level portable compactor market accounts for a leading market share?

Germany tops the Europe portable compactor market and will account for more than 26% market share in 2033.

Europe Portable Compactor Market

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