Block Bottom Bags Market

Block Bottom Bags Market Forecasts to 2028 – Global Analysis By Capacity (Up to 5 Kg, 6 kg to 20 Kg), Material (Paper, Plastic), End User (Institutional, Retail, Agriculture & Allied Industries, Industrial), and By Geography

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Published: January 2022 ID: SMRC21270
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Published: January 2022 ID: SMRC21270

This report covers the impact of COVID-19 on this global market

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Block Bottom Bags Market is accounted for $10.64 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $16.86 billion by 2028 growing at a CAGR of 6.8% during the forecast period. Block bottom bags are in high demand in the market, as they provide shelf stability to their solid level bottom. The secure foundation is perfect for packaging solutions for a variety of consumer goods, including rice, tea, coffee, cereal, and others. Block bottom bags are ideal substitutes for costly paper bags. Shaped as a brick-like form, it is widely used in the various industries. This packaging format is advancement over the traditional stand-up pouch.

Market Dynamics:


Increasing demand for of consumer goods

Right from food grains to electronic products, an increasing number of consumer goods are fueling the demand for block bottom bags. There is a growing demand for block bottom side gusseted bags available for custom pricing and custom labels. These types of bags help to make efficient use of valuable shelf space. The growing demand for branding and marketing is being achieved through block bottom side gusseted bags. For instance, Starlinger, a supplier of machinery for producing woven plastic packaging, plastic recycling, and refinement, is gaining recognition for its AD*STAR® sack made from BOPP film laminated polypropylene fabric, which is used to produce block bottom bags or sacks.


Environmental impact of plastic 

Reducing the amount of material used in the packaging can lead to a lowered environmental impact. Governments worldwide are focusing on framing various stringent policies regarding the reuse and recyclability of plastics. The major impact of plastic bags on the environment is that it takes many years to for them to decompose. In addition, toxic substances are released into the soil when plastic bags perish under sunlight and, if plastic bags are burned, they release a toxic substance into the air causing ambient air pollution which is why many consumers are shifting their preferences which restraints market growth.


Improving Clear packaging designs

Clear packaging designs are now being used by makers of block bottom bags. The strategy's purpose is to boost sales, and clear packaging helps with product visibility as well as consumer confidence. A package's transparency is often misinterpreted as a sign of quality of the products. Clear packaging is becoming increasingly common, particularly in the food industry. Manufacturers are investing in ultra-modern machinery and equipment to increase their output capabilities. For instance, Knack Packaging Pvt. Ltd., a manufacturer and exporter of PP/HDPE Woven Sacks and BOPP Laminated PP Woven Bags, is capitalizing on this opportunity to increase its production for BOPP/PP block bottom bags that play a vital role in the packaging of cement, pet food, and food grains.

The paper segment is expected to be the largest during the forecast period

The growth in the retail industry along with the increase in the rising in consumer priority for the use of biodegradable and use of eco-friendly packaging products is increasing the demand for paper bags. The growth in demand for users’ goods and products and the setup of numerous shopping malls where these packaging bags are in huge demand drives up the paper bags market size.

The plastic segment is expected to have the highest CAGR during the forecast period

Manufacturers in the block bottom bags market are bolstering their output capacities for brick shaped PP woven sacks and bags, produced without adhesives whilst using heat-welding of the coating on the fabric. There is a high demand for quality and cost-efficient PP woven block bottom bags used for packing cement. The demand for polypropylene bags and sacks from the cement industry has increased significantly in the last few years, due to increase in urbanization and growth in the industrial sector.

Region with highest share:

Asia Pacific is projected to hold the largest market share owing to manufacturers are tapping lucrative growth opportunities in India with the help of block bottom bags that have diverse inner and outer finish designs, which are resistant to tamper, are moisture-proof and recyclable. They are integrating 100% customized PP valve with any customized size, color, and GSM (grams per square meter) in block bottom bags. Furthermore, the low cost of production in Asian countries has led manufacturers to expand their manufacturing facilities to countries in Asia Pacific regions.

Region with highest CAGR:

North America is projected to have the highest CAGR due to the Furthermore, manufacturers are focusing on product innovations to reduce oxygen migration, absorb food odor, preserve food longer, and have a high-end appearance coupled with the sustainability advantages granted by block bottom bags. In addition, there is a great demand for polypropylene bags and sacks from the cement industry in emerging economies such as US & Canada which is expected to significantly contribute to the growth of the overall market.

Key players in the market:

Some of the key players profiled in the Block Bottom Bags  Market include  Berry Global, Inc., Mondi Plc., International Paper Company, Novolex Holdings, Inc., WestRock Company, Amcor Plc, Bag Makers, Inc, Welton Bibby And Baron Limited, JohnPac, LLC, Oji Holdings Corporation and Ampac Holdings LLC.

Key developments:

In November 2017: Consolidated Packaging Group (CPG) introduced their new flat-bottom pouches that complement their existing product line. These packages feature a flat bottom for stability and brand awareness.

In April 2021: A renounceable company namely Woolworths has discovered Australian paper bags in the regions of WA, Tasmania, and the manufacturing units of Victoria.

In April 2021: Alvaro Moreno partnered with Mondi for producing paper and packaging products. These advanced packaging products led to the discovery of shopping bags, gift bags, and the manufacturing of online delivery biodegradable bags. This led to a reduction in the consumption of plastic at about 90 tones’ per year.

Capacities Covered:
• Up to 5 Kg
• 6 kg to 20 Kg
• 21 kg to 50 Kg
• Above 51 Kg

Materials Covered:
• Paper
• Plastic

End Users Covered:
• Institutional
• Retail
• Agriculture (Food) & Allied Industries
• Industrial

Regions Covered:
• North America
o US
o Canada
o Mexico
• Europe
o Germany
o UK
o Italy
o France
o Spain
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o Japan       
o China       
o India       
o Australia 
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific   
• South America
o Argentina
o Brazil
o Chile
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o Qatar
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa

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