The packaging industry sector in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region has been forecast to grow to $52.4 billion by 2019, from the current $41 billion, according to market research by Smithers Pira.
The Middle East region’s printing industry is forecasted to touch $20 billion by 2016, while the packaging market is growing at the rate of 5 to 15 per cent year-on-year, according to organisers of a major printing and packaging event.
The UAE consumer paper and board packaging market is valued at $500 million comprising approximately 0.5 per cent of global demand, said organisers of a trade show ahead of its opening tomorrow (September 14) in Dubai, UAE.
The masterbatch market in Saudi Arabia is projected to reach $167 million by 2020, on the back of growing demand from the packaging and construction sectors.
The prediction was made by TechSci Research, in its recently released re
The global beverage packaging market is expected to witness significant growth in the period leading up to 2020 on account of increasing beverage consumption in emerging markets of Asia Pacific and Latin America, according to a new report.
The demand for automatic packaging machines is rising with the increasing level of automation in the Middle East’s manufacturing sector, according to an expert.
Emmebi of Italy has installed seven plants in the UAE for its v
Cortec Corporation, a leader in innovative, environmentally responsible VpCI and MCI corrosion control technologies, has unveiled a high-tech corrosion protective packaging solution.
The recyclable and non-toxic VpCI-126 EM UV fil
Mitsui & Co has taken a 15 per cent stake in unlisted Turkish packaging firm Sarten, as the Japanese trading house looks to take advantage of Turkey's economic growth and proximity to Europe and the Middle East.
Bosch Packaging Technology, a leading supplier of process and packaging technology, is set to acquire Florida-based Osgood Industries.
The firm intends to further strengthen its engagement in the liquid food industry in North Amer
The demand for quality packing materials and machinery from manufacturers and suppliers of beauty and personals care products in the region is growing, as the Middle East market for beauty products continues to grow at an appreciable rate, accor