Rising Staple Usage in Applications like Diapers
Polypropylene fiber finds one of its major uses in adult and baby diapers, as it acts as an absorbent. The rising awareness on hygiene around the world is driving the growth of diapers market, which in turn is expected to drive the growth of polypropylene fibers.
Rising Demand in Various End-user Industries
Polypropylene Fibers are used in various end-user industries, such as construction, furniture, healthcare, and agriculture. These industries are growing at a significant pace in developing economies. Healthcare Industry is expected to outpace the other industries in terms of growth in the forecast period, and is expected to provide a significant boost to the polypropylene fibers market.
China, a Significantly Large and Fast Growing Market
China is one of the fastest growing markets in the world, and end-user industries, like healthcare are rapidly growing in this country. China is a leading producer of polypropylene fibers due to the large scale of manufacturing activity in the country. The other end-user industries, like furniture and construction, especially geo-polymers are also favorable for the increase in consumption of polypropylene fibers in the country.
An innovative use for dialysis plastic waste, which is a polypropylene fiber, was proposed in March 2018, by adding it to the concrete. The addition of polypropylene fibers to the concrete increases it strength and construction is one of the major end-users of polypropylene fibers
Major Players: Eastman Chemicals, Kimberly-Clark Corp., Koch Industries, Chemosvit, Belgian Fibers, Zenith Fibres Ltd and Solvay, amongst others.
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1.1 Scope of the Report
1.2 Research Phases
1.3 Study Deliverables
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Insights
3.1 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.2 Industry Attractiveness – Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.2.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.2.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.2.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.2.5 Degree of Competition
3.3 Raw Material Analysis
4. Market Dynamics
4.1.1 Rising Usage in Hygiene and Healthcare
4.1.2 Rising Demand from End-user applications in Automotive, Construction, and Furniture
4.2.1 Availability of Cheaper Substitutes
4.2.2 Low Melting Point Hinders Usage in Some Applications
4.3.1 Novel Applications in Reinforcing
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis - (Market size, Growth, and Forecast)
5.1 By Type
5.2 By End-user Industry
5.2.3 Healthcare and Hygiene
6. Regional Market Analysis (Market size, Growth, and Forecast)
6.1.4 South Korea
6.1.5 Rest of Asia-Pacific
6.2 North America
6.2.1 United States
6.2.4 Rest of North America
6.3.2 United Kingdom
6.3.5 Rest of Europe
6.4 South America
6.4.3 Rest of South America
6.5 Middle East & Africa (MEA)
6.5.1 Saudi Arabia
6.5.2 South Africa
6.5.3 Rest of MEA
7. Future of the Market
8. Competitive Landscape
8.1 Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations and Agreements
8.2 Market Share Analysis**
8.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
9. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials**, Products & services, Recent Developments, and Analyst View)
9.1 Avgol Nonwovens
9.2 ABC Polymer Industries, LLC
9.3 Belgian Fibers
9.5 Eastman Chemicals
9.7 Fiberweb PLC
9.8 Fibre Innovation Technology Sdn. Bhd.
9.9 Freudenberg & Co. KG
9.10 International Fibres Group
9.11 Kimberly-Clark Corp.
9.12 Koch Industries
9.13 W. Barnet GmbH & Co
9.14 LCY Group
9.15 Propex Operating Company, LLC
9.17 Syntech Fibres
9.18 Tri Ocean Textile Co. Ltd.
9.19 Zenith Fibres Ltd.
…List not Exhasutive
**Subject to availability of public domain
- AVGOL NONWOVENS
- ABC POLYMER INDUSTRIES LLC
- BELGIAN FIBERS
- EASTMAN CHEMICALS
- FIBERWEB PLC
- FIBRE INNOVATION TECHNOLOGY SDN. BHD.
- FREUDENBERG & CO. KG
- INTERNATIONAL FIBRES GROUP
- KIMBERLY-CLARK CORP.
- KOCH INDUSTRIES
- W. BARNET GMBH & CO
- LCY GROUP
- PROPEX OPERATING COMPANY LLC. SUOMINEN
- SYNTECH FIBRES
- TRI OCEAN TEXTILE CO. LTD.
- ZENITH FIBRES LTD.