Capsule Filling Machines Market

Global Capsule Filling Machines Market Analysis and Opportunity Assessment by Operation Type, Capacity Type, Dosage Type, Region, and Country – Forecast 2022 – 2032

The market is expected to generate an incremental $ opportunity of US$ 372.13 Mn between 2022 and 2032

Category: Chemicals & Materials Published Date : October 2022 ID: CVC-00358 Format: PDF Pages: 300

Capsule Filling Machines Market Size Analysis

According to a recent survey conducted by ChemView Consulting, the Global Capsule Filling Machines Market grew at a CAGR of 4.4% between 2017-2021 and is estimated to be US$ 513.7 Mn in 2022. Currently, the market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 5.6% and is expected to reach a valuation of US$ 885.8 Mn by 2032 end.

Various capsule-filling machines utilize different formulations or powders comprising active compounds. Their mixes and combinations of excipients are filled into capsules. Patients receive prescriptions from doctors for these capsules to treat various diseases or conditions.

Market Dynamic


The pharmaceutical business uses capsule-filling machines more frequently due to the requirement to supply enough medication to the world’s population, which is expanding quickly. One of the main factors propelling the growth of the capsule-filling machines market is its capacity to fill capsules with over 300,000 dosages per hour at a fill rate of over 99%.

The preference for automatic capsule filling machines in the pharmaceuticals business has increased as a result of the ability of pharmaceutical manufacturers to boost their profitability through acquiring economies of scale. The pharmaceutical sector is growing quickly due to technological developments, production methods, and integration. This led to improvements in the manufacturing procedures for capsules, which increased demand for cutting-edge capsule-filling equipment.


The entire process requires temperature maintenance, which can be extremely confusing. Additionally, the market for liquid capsule-filling machines would be hampered by the high cost of electricity and power.


In the projection period of 2023 to 2032, the market participants will have access to several lucrative chances due to the growing government regulations in a variety of industries as well as the prevalence of financing from the government sector for small and medium enterprises. The market for liquid capsule-filling machines will continue to expand due to the development of cutting-edge technologies.

Capsule Filling Machines Market

Market Segments Covered in Report

By Operation Type:

  • Automatic Capsule Filling Machines
  • Semi-Automatic Capsule Filling Machines
  • Manual Capsule Filling Machines

By Capacity Type:

  • Capsule Filling Machines >75,000 Units
  • Capsule Filling Machines for 75,000 – 150,000 Units
  • Capsule Filling Machines for 150,000 – 225,000 Units
  • Capsule Filling Machines for 225,000 – 300,000 Units
  • Capsule Filling Machines >300,000 Units

By Dosage Type:

  • Liquid Capsule Filling Machines
  • Semi Solid Capsule Filling Machines
  • Solid Capsule Filling Machines

By Region and Country:

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of Latin America)
  • Europe (Germany, Italy, France, UK, Spain, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Rest of Europe)
  • Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia & New Zealand, Rest of Asia-Pacific)
  • Middle East (Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, Rest of Middle East)
  • Africa (South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Rest of Africa)

Segment-Wise Analysis

Which is the most consumed capsule-filling machines operation type?

The automatic capsule-filling machine market share was dominant. While most large pharmaceutical businesses have filling facilities, mid-sized companies often contract out their filling requirements to contract manufacturers. Fully automatic machines are preferred by end users that need high output, while R&D facilities and small-scale pharmaceutical producers favor semi-automatic capsule-filling equipment.

The market for capsule-filling machines is expanding due to the increased usage of automatic capsule-filling devices in large-scale capsule production. The need for capsule-filling machines is supported by a rise in demand for health supplements in both emerging and developed economies.

Which dosage type generates the maximum revenue in the capsule-filling machines market?

In the market for capsule-filling machines, solid capsule-filling will continue to be in high demand. The need for health supplements has been fueled by the increased consumer focus on health and well-being, general awareness of healthier lifestyles, and the effectiveness of dietary supplements.

Formulations for solid capsule filling are simpler to swallow than tablets, and the body absorbs them more quickly. As a result, solid capsule filling capsules have become more widely used in the nutraceutical business as health supplements. The demand for efficient capsule-filling solutions has increased due to high capsule consumption, which also boosts the demand for capsule-filling machines globally.

Region-Wise Analysis

The regions analyzed for the market include North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa.

  • The Asia Pacific region is anticipated to hold the largest market share of 46.2% for capsule filling machines during the projected period of 2023–2032 as a consequence of its dense population. The market for capsule-filling devices is anticipated to expand quickly throughout forecasting.
  • The European capsule filling machines market is predicted to expand moderately during the projected period since Western Europe and Eastern Europe is mature markets.

Competition Analysis

These actions have enabled market participants to increase their clientele and revenue. With the increasing demand for capsule filling machines in the worldwide industry, market players can anticipate attractive growth prospects in the future.

Some of the key developments that have taken place in the Capsule Filling Machines Market include:

  • In March 2022, a leading provider of processing and packaging equipment, MG2 of Bologna, Italy’s US affiliate, will unveil two new machines at the INTERPHEX NYC Booth from October 19–21. The first is an enhanced wraparound vial labeling system that is perfect for continuing COVID-19 vaccine production, and the second is a robust 10-lane capsule checkweigher with a newly designed handling mechanism. s.

A list of some of the key suppliers present in the market are:

  • Harro Höfliger Verpackungsmaschinen GmbH
  • Sainty Co.
  • ACG Pam Pharma Technologies Private Limited
  • Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Shanghai Develop Machinery Co. Limited
  • Shanghai Jiuwu Pharmtech Machinery Co., Ltd.
  • Shanghai TIWIN Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Wenzhou Ouya Machinery Co., Ltd.
  • Zhuhai Ting Kai Trading Co. Ltd.
  • Shanghai Pharmaceutical Machinery Co. Ltd.

Report Coverage and Highlights

  • Our comprehensive, data-backed, and facts-oriented report provides niche and cross-sectional analysis at global and country levels.
  • Assessment of the historical (actual data) and current market size (2017-2021), market projections (2022-2032), and CAGR.
  • The market assessment across North America, Europe, East Asia, South Asia & Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, and Africa.
  • Competitive tactical intelligence, key strategies adopted by top players, production capacity and company shares analysis, product brand surveys, and export-import analysis
  • Pricing analysis to set and benchmark your current or future offerings across each product type helps you understand whether your pricing strategy is aligned with market expectations and can be compared to market disruptions.
  • Predictions on critical supply and demand trends and technological expertise needed to address operations scalability.
  • Consumer behavior shifts and their implications for players, list of end-users, and their consumption analysis.
  • Key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and emerging trends impacting the market growth.
  • Value chain analysis (list of manufacturers, distributors, end-users, and average profitability margins).
  • Strategic market analysis, recommendations, and future headways on crucial winning strategies.
Research ScopeDetails
Forecast period2022-2032
Historical data available for2017-2021
Market analysisUSD Million for Value and Tons for Volume, and CAGR from 2022 to 2032
Key regions coveredNorth America, Latin America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Africa
Key countries coveredUS, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Germany, Italy, France, UK, Spain, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, China, Japan, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia & New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt
Key segments coveredBy Operation Type, Capacity Type, Dosage Type,  and Region
Customization scopeAvailable upon Request
Pricing and purchase optionsAvailable upon Request