In 2011, the total industrial output value of the packaging industry was 929.639 billion yuan. The total industrial output value of the packaging industry accounted for 10% of the total industrial output value of the national packaging industry. In 2011, the total industrial output value of the packaging industry was estimated to reach 90 billion yuan, and the number of enterprises reached 2,000. China's packaging industry can produce more than 30 varieties of packaging materials in six categories, which can basically meet the needs of the domestic pharmaceutical industry, and annual sales have accounted for about 15% of the industry's sales.
In the packaging industry, there are fewer large enterprises and state-owned enterprises, and there are many private enterprises. The overall scale of the industry is small, and at the same time, it faces the market intrusion of many foreign brands. For example, the German SCHOTT Group has entered the Chinese market with its strong technical and economic strength. During the 12th Five-Year Plan period, China's packaging industry needs to be integrated. Through large-scale enterprises and joint ventures through various means such as joint ventures, acquisitions, and mergers, the industry will be promoted to develop healthily.
With the rapid development of China's economy, the increase in people's living standards and the increase in medical expenses caused by the aging of the population, the development of new drugs, the pace of reform of the medical security system and the expansion of urban residents' medical insurance, the industry will continue to maintain rapid The momentum of growth. In addition, the quality of China's packaging materials and packaging varieties are significantly lower than the international level. In developed countries, packaging accounts for 30% of the value of products, while China is less than 10%. The next few years will be a period of rapid development of China's packaging industry.