EU palletisation films market 2015-2020

01 April 2016

Pallet stretch film, shrink hoods and stretch hoods jointly account for some 20% of the total EU polyethylene film production. According to a new report by Applied Market Information Ltd's (AMI), the total demand for these films accounted for almost 1.6 million tonnes in 2015 with stretch wrap representing over 70%, followed by shrink hoods with just under 20% and the rest of 10% held by stretch hoods.
The market for stretch wrap is expected to advance at just under 2% per annum to 2020, while the demand for shrink hoods is forecast to decline at the same rate. Stretch hoods are forecast to continue growing at around 7% per annum to the year 2020 (Press Release AMI, 1 March 2016).
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