The small bottles made up of glass or plastic like polypropylene are known as vials. These are used with special capping to keep the liquid or powder in the vial safe from contamination. For crimped seals, high-quality aluminum vial caps are used due to its exceptional formability and strength, while for non-crimped seals, plastic vial caps are used which are made up of polypropylene, natural rubber or other such unique material. With the increased importance of isolation of the product, it is important to use more accurate method for capping or sealing the vial. Automation directly reduces the possibility of errors in any process and thus, vial cap sealing machines market is succeeding.
Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market Dynamics
Vial cap sealing machines market is dependent on parent markets like the pharmaceutical industry, beverage industry, and cosmetic industry. A vial cap sealing machine is specified by the diameter of the cap, the height of vial, vial diameter, and vial height. Vial cap sealing machine are made a bit flexible to adjust more than one size of the vial. The range of various adjustments is a driver in vial cap sealing machines market. In addition the efficiency in capping is also anticipated to be the major driver vial cap sealing machine market. Higher the speed of machine while maintaining good accuracy, higher will be the productivity of the machine. Various safety features like “No vial no cap,” halt in operation in the absence of cap, gradual pressure sealing system, safety clutch to stop the machine in case of jamming or overloading and many other features saves a lot for the company.
Advancement in such safety features plays a key role in vial cap sealing machines market. There is always a scope for improvement in any technology, and better solutions for capping would acquire the market in future. This fact is a restraint to the vial cap sealing machines market. Further, some technological advancement for automation, speed, and accuracy of vial cap sealing machine can be an opportunity for the vial cap sealing machines market.
Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market Segments
By technology, vial cap sealing machines market can be segmented as
- Automatic vial cap sealing machine
- Semi-automatic vial cap sealing machine
- Manual vial cap sealing machine
By number of heads at a time, vial cap sealing machines market can be segmented as
- Single head vial cap sealing machine
- Multi-head vial cap sealing machine
By end-use industry, vial cap sealing machines market can be segmented as
- Personal Care & Cosmetics
Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market Regional Overview
Due to government regulations and standards of pharmaceutical industries, rapid growth in global vial cap sealing machines market is expected. In 2015, North America ruled the market by accounting for more than one-third of world’s vial packaging. Moreover, the global pharmaceutical industry is growing at a higher rate. North America and Asia-Pacific consumes around one-third of world’s caps and closures each creating lucrative opportunities for the Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market. Western Europe also has significantly higher demand. Global demand for Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market is further expected to increase at a steady rate. Developing countries have shown a rapid growth in recent years in Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market.
With growing pharmaceutical industry, high population growth as well as awareness amongst manufacturers, vial cap sealing machines market is proved to be lucrative in Asia Pacific. Another reason for increasing competition by local producers in this region is the low cost of manufacturing. Europe and North America are leading in pharmaceutical supplies as well as in the production of pharmaceutical packaging machines. The cosmetic industry is increasing at a steady rate, particularly in US and European countries, rapid growth is experienced. Asia Pacific is estimated to have the maximum demand of packaging machinery in 2017 followed by Western Europe. Pharmaceutical and packaging industry in the Middle East and Africa is relatively stable and having the comparatively lower demand for Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market in the region.
Vial Cap Sealing Machines Market Key Players
Some of the key players of the vial cap sealing machines market are
- NK Industries Ltd.
- Dynamic Engitech Pvt Ltd
- Shenzhen Penglai Industrial Corporation Limited
- The Adelphi Group of Companies
- Closure Systems International, Inc.
- R-V Industries Inc.
- Flexicon Corporation
- Cropharm Inc.
- Cozzoli Machine Company
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