The total industrial output value of the packaging industry accounted for 10% of the total industrial output value of China's packaging industry. In 2011, the total industrial output value of the packaging box industry was estimated to reach 90 billion yuan, and the number of enterprises reached 2000. The packaging material can produce six categories of more than 30 varieties of packaging industry in our country, can basically meet the domestic demand of the pharmaceutical industry, annual sales accounted for about 15% of total industry sales.
In the packaging industry, state-owned enterprises and large enterprises, small, private enterprises and scattered, the overall size of the industry is small, while facing many foreign brands market invasion, such as the German Schott group with its strong technical and economic strength China inroads into the market. During the period of 12th Five-Year, China's packaging industry needs to be integrated, through the joint ventures, acquisitions, mergers and other means to form a number of large enterprises, joint ventures, so as to promote the healthy development of the industry forward.
With the rapid development of Chinese economy, improve people's living standards and the aging of the population caused by the increase in medical expenses, new drug development efforts to increase the medical security system to accelerate the pace of reform and the expansion of medical insurance for urban residents, the industry will continue to maintain the momentum of rapid 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 the product, compared with less than 10% in china. The next few years will be the period of rapid development of China's packaging industry.
"The box industry" 12th Five-Year "development plan (Draft)" proposed, the packing box is an important part of the industry, the packaging material container in direct contact with drugs is the basic elements of drugs, has an important influence on the quality and safety of drugs. Therefore, in the industry "12th Five-Year plan", the packaging should be placed in the same position as the drug, rather than the supporting industries, and should be explicitly defined in the national industrial planning. Study on packaging materials should be synchronized with the development of drugs, should increase the packaging industry policy support efforts to reflect the industrial policy, focus on the development of the packaging material products and technologies in the field of the field and development direction.