A tube is a hollow and cylinder container use to store thick liquid products like toothpaste, cream, sauces, adhesive, etc. The Tubes are new packaging presentation which is easy to form and easy to use. The squeezable tubes are used for fluid dispensing. Demand for handy packaging has boosted overall sales of squeezable tubes. The disposal of an extensive range of advanced tube packaging solutions is likely to have an optimistic influence on the demand for squeezable tube packaging during the forecast period. Market is mainly driven by increased disposable income and demand for convenience packaging. The tube market is linked through the growth of packaging industry. Squeezable packaging has positive outlook as a result of packaging industries.
The increasing demand for small size packaging in food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, cosmetic and personal care, healthcare & toiletries products has led to increased sales of squeezable tube packaging worldwide. Market is highly competitive and mature – which in turn has led vendors to come up with innovative products, digital labelling and color to beat the challenges. Changing consumer preference along with change in market structure has led to stiff competition among manufacturers to offer innovative products which in turn has boosted overall demand for squeezable tubes worldwide.
The different type of tubes are available in market but the market share of plastic tubes are higher than rest of material. Aluminum tubes are least offering material by manufacturing company .The preference for plastic tubes are higher due to its non-reactive character and ease of transportation. Laminated tubes and Paper board are also preferable by the manufacturers. Fast moving consumer goods product are the main target of squeezable tubes packaging vendors.
The main player of this market such are Amcor Limited (Australia), Ampac (U.S), Constantia Flexibles, Janco Inc. Winpak Limited, Multivac, Dupont ,Albéa, Essel Propack and Huhtamaki. Other prominent Players Including MPack, Neopac, Prutha Packaging, Skypack, Sonoco, 3D Packaging, Alltub, , KAP CONES ,Antilla Propack, Cores and Tubes, CTL Packaging, Excel Tubes and Cones, Montebello Packaging, M&H Plastics, Tuboplast, VisiPak.