Tableware Market Analysis Report By Product, By Distribution Channel And Segment Forecasts From 2019 To 2025

Report ID: MN17619566  |  Published: April 2020  |  No of Pages: 80
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Consumer Goods

Industry Insights

The global tableware market size was estimated at USD 40.1 billion, in 2018 and projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.0%, from 2019 to 2025. The surge in the economy especially in developing countries across the globe is mainly driving the demand of the market. Moreover, the change in lifestyle along with the rise in the disposable income level of consumers are expected to spur market growth in the next few years.

The rapid rise in the population and increasing urbanization are major factors that are changing consumer inclination towards tableware products. For instance, in 2011, the number of houses in India rise to 78.48 million from 52.06 million in the past ten years. This trend is anticipated to continue in the coming few years. Additionally, the growing migrating population from one country to another has boosted the consumption of the household. This factor is expected to propel the product demand.

North America tableware market

For example, a high number of Indian individuals migrate to the U.S., and Canada which is driving the demand for the product. Moreover, the rise in the number of rental houses is influencing consumers to look for tableware products in their new houses.

Development in the hospitality sector is also expected to positively impact market growth. This growth is particularly attributed to emerging countries such as China, and India. For instance, owing to the rise in the number of FabHotels, Oyo rooms the commercial sector is growing rapidly and is expected to dominate in the next few years.

The use of disposable plates in hotels and restaurants due to their availability at a low cost is hindering market growth. In the last few years, owing to the rising awareness among consumers regarding health benefits about using aluminum plates is projected to foster market growth.

Distribution Channel Insights

In 2018, the offline channel held the largest market share of over 83.0% in the overall market. The Ceramicware segment is expected to have significant growth in the forecast period, owing to the growing concerns about the delivery of fragile products. The availability of a wide range of products across wholesale markets, and retail outlets is a prominent factor gaining traction among consumers.

The online channel is projected to grow at a CAGR 0f 7.5% during the forecasted period. The growing network of e-commerce platforms, faster delivery options provided by online retailers is expected to boost the market growth. The online sector is also expected to have significant growth over the forecast period, as the consumer with busy and hectic life schedules prefer to buy through online platforms.

Product Insights

The tableware market is divided into glassware, ceramicware, fibers are and metalware segmented by product. In 2018, the metalware segment held the largest market share of over 32.0% in the overall market. In countries such as India, people prefer metal-made dinnerware over others. Stainless steel-made products such as stands; glasses are anticipated to increase metalware products’ demand.  Furthermore, the rising demand for aluminum-based dinnerware owing to its health benefits is projected to propel market growth.

Ceramicware products are anticipated to have significant growth in the next few years. The availability of ceramicware at low cost and rising disposable income levels is expected to proliferate the demand for the product. Glassware product is also projected to have a substantial share at the end of 2025.

Regional Insights

In 2018, Europe accounted for the largest market share of over 35.0% in the overall market. Germany contributed to the highest market share in Europe and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.6% from, 2019 to 2025. The growing purchasing power of consumers across the region is anticipated to increase the demand for various types of tableware.

Global tableware market share, by product, 2018 (%)

The Asia Pacific region is estimated to be the leader in terms of CAGR in the market, owing to the large demand from countries such as China, and India. The rise in the number of hotels, bars, and other outlets is fostering the growth of the market.

Tableware Market Share Insights

Leading players in the market include, Inter IKEA Group, Mikasa, Cuisinart, Raynaud Limoges, Bernardaud, Meyer Corporation Group, Waterford Wedgewood, Saint-Louis, and Puiforcat. The companies in the market are focusing on developing new products and strategic acquisitions. For example, Royal Copenhagen has acquired Kota Boda/Orrefors to expand its reach across Europe.

Report Scope



The base year for estimation


Actual estimates/Historical data

2015 - 2017

Forecast period

2019 - 2025

Market representation

Revenue in USD Billion & CAGR from 2019 to 2025

Regional scope

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America & Middle East & Africa

Country scope

U.S., U.K., Germany, China, India, Brazil, and Saudi Arabia.

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Revenue forecast, company share, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

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Segments Covered in the Report

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends and opportunities in each of the sub-segments from 2015 to 2025. For this study, Million Insights has segmented the global tableware market report based on product, distribution channel, and region:

• Product Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2015 - 2025)
    • Glassware
    • Ceramicware
    • Metalware
    • Plastic/fiber ware

• Distribution Channel Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2015 - 2025)
    • Online
    • Offline

• Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2015 - 2025)
    • North America
        • U.S.
    • Europe
        • Germany
        • U.K.
    • the Asia Pacific
        • China
        • India
    • Central & South America
        • Brazil
    • Middle East &Africa (MEA)
        • Saudi Arabia

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