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Oxygen Scavenger Masterbatch (OSMB) Market Size for Food Packaging worth $25mn by 2025

  • Published Date: August 14, 2019

Oxygen Scavenger Masterbatch Market Size for Food Packaging is likely to surpass USD 25 million by 2025; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights Inc.

Rising meat and dairy products demand across the world will drive the oxygen scavenger masterbatch market in the next few years. Growing concerns over the deterioration of these perishable food items due to the presence of oxygen is creating need for the specialty masterbatches in the food packaging industry. Major countries such as the U.S., Japan, China, Australia, Canada, South Korea, etc. have reported increase in the consumption of meat and dairy products over the past few years. For instance, Australian beef consumption has been increased from 560 kilo tons in 2016 to 730 kilo tons in 2017. Such trends will increase the packaging products demand in these regions, which will in turn increase the market revenue  over coming years.

Oxygen Scavenger Masterbatch Market for Food Packaging

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Inorganic OSMBs are likely to have a substantial share of overall industry throughout the forecast time period. Among these, iron-based inorganic oxygen absorber masterbatch demand will grow at a compounded annual rate of more than 6% in the near future. Iron-based product segment is highly commercialized and can be used for both flexible and rigid packaging applications.

Rigid packaging will likely generate an oxygen scavenger masterbatch (OSMB) market revenue for food packaging over USD 5.5 million by 2025, growing at a significant rate throughout the forecast time period. The product is extensively used in making rigid containers, lids, plastic bottles, side walls, etc. Changing consumer demand along with ongoing trends associated with the packaging of food & beverages items will be responsible for the segment’s growth in next few years.

Browse key industry insights spread across 195 pages with 288 market data tables & 24 figures & charts from the report, Oxygen Scavenger Masterbatch Market Size For Food Packaging By Product (Organic, Inorganic [Iron-based]), By Application (Flexible Packaging, Rigid Packaging), By End-user (Meat, Poultry & Fish, Fruits & Vegetables, Dairy Products, Alcoholic Beverages, Snacks & Confectionaries), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., Canada, Germany, UK, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, China, India, Japan, Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar), Growth Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2019 – 2025” in detail along with the table of contents:

Snacks & confectionaries end-user segment will hold around 20% share of overall market throughout study period. Presence of oxygen inside the packaging can deteriorate the quality of the snacks and confectionaries. Rising consumption of the savory snacks and baked items across the developed countries will propel the oxygen scavenger additives demand in next few years.

European oxygen scavenger masterbatch market for food packaging will reach to a value of more than USD 8 million by the end of the forecast time period. This is owing to growing consumption of alcoholic products, dairy products, and meat in Europe. Furthermore, stringent government regulations related to packaging materials used for food & beverages will also increase the demand for active & intelligent packaging in the near future.

Major industry players in the market comprises of Albis Plastic, Clariant, Gabriel Chemie, Henkel, Tosaf and NanoBioMatters. These companies are strategically investing to expand the capacities for the active packaging and related products and are actively entering into partnerships with other players to offer significant competition in the market.

The oxygen scavenger masterbatch (OSMB) market research report for food packaging includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of volume in tons and revenue in USD thousand from 2014 to 2025, for the following segments:

By Product

  • Organic
  • Inorganic
    • Iron-based
    • Others

By Application

  • Flexible Packaging
  • Rigid Packaging

By End-user

  • Meat, poultry & fish
  • Fruits & vegetables
  • Dairy products
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Snacks & confectionaries
  • Others

The above information is provided on a regional and country basis for the following:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Spain
    • Italy
    • Russia
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • Australia
    • Indonesia
    • Malaysia
    • South Korea
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
  • MEA
    • South Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • Qatar
Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Sayan Mukherjee