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Global Foam Peanuts Market by Type (Biodegradable Foam Peanut, Regular Foam Peanut), By Application (Automotive, E-commerce, Food, Pharmaceutical, Industrial Manufacturing, Other) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Foam Peanuts Market by Type (Biodegradable Foam Peanut, Regular Foam Peanut), By Application (Automotive, E-commerce, Food, Pharmaceutical, Industrial Manufacturing, Other) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

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Market Overview:

The global foam peanuts market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2030. The growth in the market can be attributed to the increasing demand for foam peanuts in various applications such as automotive, e-commerce, food, pharmaceuticals, industrial manufacturing and others. Foam peanuts are also biodegradable and environment-friendly which is another factor contributing to their growing popularity among consumers across the globe. North America dominates the global foam peanuts market followed by Europe and Asia Pacific region.

Global Foam Peanuts Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

The definition of foam peanuts is a type of packing material that is made from small, air-filled plastic pellets. These pellets are used to fill the empty spaces in packages and boxes to help protect the contents from damage.

Biodegradable Foam Peanut:

Biodegradable foam peanut is a man-made product designed to replace petroleum based foams in the manufacturing of furniture and bedding. It has several properties such as high thermal stability, low density, and high water resistance which make it suitable for use in various applications including mattresses & pillows, seat cushions & car seats. Biodegradable foam peanuts are also used to manufacture insulation materials for cold chain solutions such as freezers and refrigerators.

Regular Foam Peanut:

Regular foam peanut is a closed-cell polyurethane foam, which is produced with the help of chemical reactions and mechanical mixing. It has high compressive strength and energy absorption properties. The product can be used in various industries including construction, furniture & bedding, automotive & transportation, consumer goods (Foam peanuts for food packaging), military equipment (Inflatable mattresses), wind energy (Nestable foams) among others.

Application Insights:

The automotive application segment led the global foam peanuts market in 2017. This is attributed to increasing demand for lightweight and high-performance materials in the automotive industry. In addition, growing emphasis on reducing vehicle weight to improve fuel efficiency is expected to drive the product demand over the forecast period.

E-commerce was one of the prominent applications of foam peanuts in 2017 owing to rapidly rising online retailing activities across various countries worldwide. The growth of e-commerce has been phenomenal since its inception and this trend is expected continue over next few years with rapid expansion of internet cafes and wireless connectivity at a domestic level globally which will boost e-commerce sales tremendously thereby driving overall market growth during next eight years from 2018 to 2030.

Regional Analysis:

North America dominated the global market in 2017. The region is expected to witness a CAGR of XX% over the forecast period, owing to increasing product demand from various end-use industries, such as automotive and packaging. In addition, growing e-commerce industry in this region will drive product demand further.

Asia Pacific is anticipated to be one of the fastest growing regions during the forecast period owing to rapid industrialization and urbanization coupled with increasing disposable income levels among consumers especially in China.

Europe was valued at USD X billion in 2017.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing demand from end-use industries such as packaging, shipping, and manufacturing
  • Rising disposable income of consumers in developing countries
  • Technological advancements in foam peanuts production process
  • Growing popularity of eco-friendly and biodegradable packaging materials
  • Proliferation of online retailing that is fuelling the demand for lightweight and compact packaging solutions

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Foam Peanuts Market Research Report

By Type

Biodegradable Foam Peanut, Regular Foam Peanut

By Application

Automotive, E-commerce, Food, Pharmaceutical, Industrial Manufacturing, Other

By Companies

Storopack, Inc., TransPak, Federal Industries Corp., ...

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA

Base Year


Historical Year

2019 to 2020 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)

Forecast Year


Number of Pages


Number of Tables & Figures


Customization Available

Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

Global Foam Peanuts Market Report Segments:

The global Foam Peanuts market is segmented on the basis of:


Biodegradable Foam Peanut, Regular Foam Peanut

The product segment provides information about the market share of each product and the respective CAGR during the forecast period. It lays out information about the product pricing parameters, trends, and profits that provides in-depth insights of the market. Furthermore, it discusses latest product developments & innovation in the market.


Automotive, E-commerce, Food, Pharmaceutical, Industrial Manufacturing, Other

The application segment fragments various applications of the product and provides information on the market share and growth rate of each application segment. It discusses the potential future applications of the products and driving and restraining factors of each application segment.

Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. Storopack, Inc.
  2. TransPak
  3. Federal Industries Corp.
  4. ...

Global Foam Peanuts Market Overview

Highlights of The Foam Peanuts Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2030.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

    1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
    2. Regular Foam Peanut
  1. By Application:

    1. Automotive
    2. E-commerce
    3. Food
    4. Pharmaceutical
    5. Industrial Manufacturing
    6. Other
  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Foam Peanuts Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2030.

Regional Analysis

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

Note: A country of choice can be added in the report at no extra cost. If more than one country needs to be added, the research quote will vary accordingly.

The geographical analysis part of the report provides information about the product sales in terms of volume and revenue in regions. It lays out potential opportunities for the new entrants, emerging players, and major players in the region. The regional analysis is done after considering the socio-economic factors and government regulations of the countries in the regions.

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Global Foam Peanuts Market Statistics

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  1. Includes a Chapter on the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On the Market
  2. Report Prepared After Conducting Interviews with Industry Experts & Top Designates of the Companies in the Market
  3. Implemented Robust Methodology to Prepare the Report
  4. Includes Graphs, Statistics, Flowcharts, and Infographics to Save Time
  5. Industry Growth Insights Provides 24/5 Assistance Regarding the Doubts in the Report
  6. Provides Information About the Top-winning Strategies Implemented by Industry Players.
  7. In-depth Insights On the Market Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats
  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

Foam peanuts are a type of novelty item that are made from foam and peanut shells. They are often sold in novelty stores or as gag gifts.

Some of the major companies in the foam peanuts market are Storopack, Inc., TransPak, Federal Industries Corp..

The foam peanuts market is expected to register a CAGR of 5.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Foam Peanuts Market Overview
   4.1. Introduction
      4.1.1. Market Taxonomy
      4.1.2. Market Definition
   4.2. Macro-Economic Factors
      4.2.1. Industry Outlook
   4.3. Foam Peanuts Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Foam Peanuts Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Foam Peanuts Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Foam Peanuts Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Foam Peanuts Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Foam Peanuts Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1. Market Trends
   5.2. Introduction
      5.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   5.3. Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
      5.3.2. Regular Foam Peanut
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast by Application
   6.1. Market Trends
   6.2. Introduction
      6.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
      6.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   6.3. Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Automotive
      6.3.2. E-commerce
      6.3.3. Food
      6.3.4. Pharmaceutical
      6.3.5. Industrial Manufacturing
      6.3.6. Other
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast by Sales Channel
   7.1. Market Trends
   7.2. Introduction
      7.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Sales Channel 
      7.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Sales Channel
   7.3. Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Sales Channel 
      7.3.1. Manufacturer/Distributor/Service Provider
      7.3.2. Aftermarket
   7.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Sales Channel
   7.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Sales Channel

8. Global Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   8.1. Market Trends
   8.2. Introduction
      8.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      8.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Region
   8.3. Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Region
      8.3.1. North America
      8.3.2. Latin America
      8.3.3. Europe
      8.3.4. Asia Pacific
      8.3.5. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
   8.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   8.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Region
   8.6. Global Foam Peanuts Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

9. North America Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast
   9.1. Introduction
      9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
   9.2. North America Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      9.2.1. U.S.
      9.2.2. Canada
   9.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.4. North America Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Automotive
      9.4.2. E-commerce
      9.4.3. Food
      9.4.4. Pharmaceutical
      9.4.5. Industrial Manufacturing
      9.4.6. Other
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
      9.7.2. Regular Foam Peanut
   9.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   9.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   9.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      9.10.1. By Country
      9.10.2. By Product Type
      9.10.3. By Application
      9.10.4. By Sales Channel
   9.11. North America Foam Peanuts Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

10. Latin America Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast
   10.1. Introduction
      10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      10.1.3. Latin America Average Pricing Analysis
   10.2. Latin America Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      10.2.1. Brazil
      10.2.2. Mexico
      10.2.3. Rest of Latin America
   10.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.4. Latin America Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Automotive
      10.4.2. E-commerce
      10.4.3. Food
      10.4.4. Pharmaceutical
      10.4.5. Industrial Manufacturing
      10.4.6. Other
   10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
      10.7.2. Regular Foam Peanut
   10.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   10.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   10.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      10.10.1. By Country
      10.10.2. By Product Type
      10.10.3. By Application
      10.10.4. By Sales Channel
   10.11. Latin America Foam Peanuts Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

11. Europe Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast
   11.1. Introduction
      11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      11.1.3. Europe Average Pricing Analysis
   11.2. Europe Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      11.2.1. Germany
      11.2.2. France
      11.2.3. Italy
      11.2.4. U.K.
      11.2.5. Spain
      11.2.6. Russia
      11.2.7. Rest of Europe
   11.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.4. Europe Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Automotive
      11.4.2. E-commerce
      11.4.3. Food
      11.4.4. Pharmaceutical
      11.4.5. Industrial Manufacturing
      11.4.6. Other
   11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
      11.7.2. Regular Foam Peanut
   11.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   11.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   11.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      11.10.1. By Country
      11.10.2. By Product Type
      11.10.3. By Application
      11.10.4. By Sales Channel
   11.11. Europe Foam Peanuts Demand Share, 2019-2029

12. Asia Pacific Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast
   12.1. Introduction
      12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      12.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   12.2. Asia Pacific Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      12.2.1. China
      12.2.2. Japan
      12.2.3. South Korea
      12.2.4. India
      12.2.5. Australia
      12.2.6. Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   12.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.4. Asia Pacific Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Automotive
      12.4.2. E-commerce
      12.4.3. Food
      12.4.4. Pharmaceutical
      12.4.5. Industrial Manufacturing
      12.4.6. Other
   12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
      12.7.2. Regular Foam Peanut
   12.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   12.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   12.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      12.10.1. By Country
      12.10.2. By Product Type
      12.10.3. By Application
      12.10.4. By Sales Channel
   12.11. Asia Pacific Foam Peanuts Demand Share, 2019-2029

13. Middle East & Africa Foam Peanuts Market Analysis and Forecast
   13.1. Introduction
      13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      13.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   13.2. Middle East & Africa Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      13.2.1. Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2. South Africa
      13.2.3. UAE
      13.2.4. Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.4. Middle East & Africa Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Automotive
      13.4.2. E-commerce
      13.4.3. Food
      13.4.4. Pharmaceutical
      13.4.5. Industrial Manufacturing
      13.4.6. Other
   13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Foam Peanuts Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Biodegradable Foam Peanut
      13.7.2. Regular Foam Peanut
   13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      13.10.1. By Country
      13.10.2. By Product Type
      13.10.3. By Application
      13.10.4. By Sales Channel
   13.11. Middle East & Africa Foam Peanuts Demand Share, 2019-2029

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Foam Peanuts Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Foam Peanuts Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Foam Peanuts Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. Storopack, Inc. Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. TransPak Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. Federal Industries Corp. Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. ... Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. COMPANY5 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. COMPANY6 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. COMPANY7 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. COMPANY8 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. COMPANY9 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.10. COMPANY 10 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.11. COMPANY 11 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.12. COMPANY 12 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.13. COMPANY 13 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.14. COMPANY 14 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.15. COMPANY 15 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.16. COMPANY 16 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.17. COMPANY 17 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.18. COMPANY 18 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.19. COMPANY 19 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.20. COMPANY 20 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook

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