Many countries under the “emerging markets” umbrella, when combined, form an economic powerhouse. As a global leader in metal packaging, Crown Holdings, Inc. has been supporting beverage brands in emerging markets for decades.
These regions are attractive markets for consumer packaged goods manufacturers, including companies within the beverage sector, due to the increase in consumer spending. In fact, by 2020, developing nations, which are experiencing a burgeoning and increasingly prosperous middle class, are expected to represent 41% of global consumer expenditures. Metal packaging is well situated to adapt to regional consumer preferences and tastes thanks to the variety of sizes available, the material’s infinite recyclability, its strong barrier protection properties and manufacturing efficiencies.
Download our infographic to explore how consumers are influencing the future of beverage packaging in different emerging markets around the world.