Global Market Study on Nonwoven Fabric: Spunlaid Technology to Witness Highest Growth During 2017-2024


Non Wovens  Market
  • Published On : Mar-2018 |
  • Pages : 220 Pages |
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Persistence Market Research provides a forecast and in-depth analysis of the global nonwoven fabric market for the forecast period 2017-2024. The report on the nonwoven fabric market includes market dynamics such as the latest trends, challenges, drivers, and opportunities that influence the global market for nonwoven fabric throughout the forecast period. The nonwoven fabric is made of short and long fabric that are bonded together by solvent, mechanical or chemical treatment.

This report examines the global nonwoven fabric market from 2017 to 2024 based on the volume and value. The main objective of this report is to provide updates on the latest developments and technological advancements in the global market for nonwoven fabric. The report focuses on both the quantitative and qualitative aspect of the market globally and across various regions. 

Research Methodology

To provide a better understanding of the market opportunities and key trends, the report is divided into various sections such as executive summary, the market analysis in terms of value and volume. The market is segmented on the basis of material type, technology, application, and region. All the segments are further divided into sub-segments for in-depth analysis of the global nonwoven fabric market. Each segment includes quantitative and qualitative analysis of the market. Region-wise, the global market for nonwoven fabric is segmented into Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, Europe, North America, and Latin America. These regions are further segmented into countries.  

To provide a better understanding of the market, the report offers details on revenue expected to be generated from various regions and countries. The report also offers details on the incremental opportunity in the global market for nonwoven fabric for 2017-2024.

The report begins with an introduction to the market along with the market definition and analysis of market drivers, challenges, ongoing trends, and growth opportunities in the global nonwoven fabric market. The next section in the report provides details on the global market and analysis on the basis of SWOT analysis and Porter’s five force analysis.

All the aforementioned sections in the report evaluate the overall market based on various factors that are affecting the market growth in both positive and negative way. A study has also offered details on the current market scenario and future prospects in the global nonwoven fabric market. In order to analyze the market data, the report has considered 2016 as the base year, to provide estimation for the forecast period 2017–2024.

The report has considered average price of the nonwoven fabric to calculate the market size. The forecast is provided in terms of revenue and volume for each segment and region in the global nonwoven fabric market. The data is evaluated on the basis of analysis of the demand and supply side in the market. The report sheds light on all the factors and provides data in terms of CAGR, year-on-year growth, and market size, this helps in identifying the growth opportunities in the global market for nonwoven fabric.

The last section of the report includes details on all the leading companies active in the global nonwoven fabric market. All the companies are evaluated based on important parameters such as business overview, new product launches, existing product portfolio, latest technologies and methods used, and key developments. Moreover, the report also focuses on the business strategies by all the major companies in the global market for nonwoven fabric.

Nonwoven fabrics are produced from fibers and used in various products and materials. The rise in healthcare and medical industry across the globe is contributing to the growth of the global nonwoven fabric market. Manufacturers are producing a nonwoven fabric with the focus on softness, strength, durability, firmness, anti-microbial properties, acid and solvent resistance. Owing to the diverse nature of products, the nonwoven fabric is gaining popularity in various industries. The fiber manufacturers are also conducting research activity to produce new fibers derived from natural and renewable sources. For instance, polylactic acid is an advanced fiber derived from corn, viscose and other vegetable starches.

nonwoven fabric market

Besides the increasing use of nonwoven fabric in the healthcare sector, it is likely to find a huge opportunity for expansion in footwear and agriculture. In order to eliminate the risk of cross-contamination, increasing number of healthcare units are using nonwoven disinfected fabrics. The nonwoven fabric is also being used on a large scale in geotextile market for the construction of durable roads. Nonwoven material is witnessing increasing demand in the automotive sector in order to replace heavy materials and to produce lightweight vehicles.

As per the study by Persistence Market Research, the global market for nonwoven fabric is likely to see a robust growth throughout the forecast period 2017-2024. The global nonwoven fabric market is projected to reach US$ 66,876.9 Million in terms of value by the end of the forecast period 2024.

Spunlaid Technology to Witness Significant Growth in the Global Nonwoven Fabric Market

Spunlaid technology is also known as spunbond. With the help of spunlaid technology nonwoven fabric is made in continues process. Hence, this technology leads to low cost and faster belt speed. Moreover, spunbond nonwovens are being used on a large scale for producing both disposable and durable products. The spunbond nonwovens are finding main application in medical, hygiene, automobiles and packaging industry. Manufacturers are using polypropylene for producing spunbond nonwoven, owing to the high yield, i.e. fiber per kilogram. In recent years, spunbond nonwoven has witnessed rapid development due to its high process efficiency and excellent properties. The demand for nonwoven fabric made using spunlaid technology is rising in various industries.

Increasing Demand for Hygiene Products for Baby to Drive the Global Market for Nonwoven Fabric

The nonwoven fabric is largely used for producing disposable or single-use products including a face mask, baby wipes, baby diapers, etc. With the changing lifestyle and hygiene, personal care is being given utmost importance, especially in case of newborns and children. Hence, manufacturers are using different types of nonwovens to produce various absorbent hygiene products, where it comes in direct contact with the body. Nonwoven fabric provides quick liquid absorption and also provides a dry surface. To provide safety for sensitive skin, nonwoven fabric provides comfortable and soft touch to the products. Increasing focus on providing extensive care for infants, baby hygiene products are being used widely across countries. In baby toiletries industry, baby diapers and wipes are witnessing significant demand, owing to the increasing awareness on sanitization and personal hygiene.

Moreover, Asia Pacific is witnessing increased demand for baby care products due to the rise in birthrate in countries such as India and China. Hence, major companies in baby care products are also focusing on producing a better product by using fiber that is strong and at the same time offers comfort and softness.

Company Profile

  • Avintiv, Inc.
  • Freudenberg SE
  • Ahlstrom
  • Kimberly-Clarke
  • E. I. du Pont de Nemours and
  • P.H. Glatfelter Company
  • Suominen Corporation
  • Johns Manvile (JM)
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
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