The size and shape of the U.S. packaging market is reported by industry in the Packaging in the United States report from Research and Markets Ltd. Market size data is shown for the years between 1998 and 2002.

In that time, total packaging volumes for consumer packaging increased to 472 billion units. Flexible packaging, PET bottles, and blister and strip packs were listed as examples of packages showing strong market growth. For pricing information, and a complete index of the 254-page report, visit

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