The Russian Packaging Market Gathers Momentum

The state supports the packaging industry

Thank-you gift bags

East-European countries will be huge drivers in the European packaging market in the future. Photo: Photo by Skitterphoto from Pexels

The driving forces of food packaging and online trade

Food deliverers from Delivery Club in their Christmas outfits.

In Russia, online food orders are on the up. Photo: Delivery Club

Changes in requirements

Cardboard and paper are the most frequently used packaging materials

Beer crates on a forklift truck.

Cardboard and paper: The most frequently used packaging materials in Russia. Photo: ELEVATE from Pexels

Pharmaceutical packaging: The biggest sector

Pills

Medication packaging in Russia will be marked with crypto codes and a data matrix code from 2020 in an effort to combat counterfeit medication. Photo: Pexels

Packaging production and recycling regulations