Global Breathable Films & Membranes Market - Segmented by Type, Application, and Region - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

  • ID: 4542952
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 100 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
until Mar 31st 2019
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  • 4titude
  • Argotec
  • Clopay Plastic Products
  • Fatra
  • Megaplast
  • MORE
The breathable films and membranes market is expected to register a CAGR of approximately 7.4%, during the forecasted period, 2018-2023. The market is driven by many factors, such as rising demand of hygiene products, in addition to, increasing demand in construction sector in European countries in response to growing regulations for energy minimization.

Rising Demand of Hygiene Products

Breathable films are majorly used in hygiene products, like baby diapers and other female products. The growing demand for these disposable hygienic products in Asia-Pacific countries, like China, India, etc. has been the major factors for the market growth. These countries’ governments have taken initiatives to promote sanitary products in poor areas. According to BCH (Indian Non-Woven Industry Association) the sanitary penetration rate has increased by 24% from 2014. In India, the high end hospitals have started to provide infant diapers from 2014.

“Construction” the Fastest Growing Segment

Based on application, construction is expected to be the fastest growing segment. Growing regulations on minimizing the energy consumption in European economies have motivated the development of energy efficient construction techniques which is increasing the demand in pitched roofs.

Asia-Pacific – the Region, which is Holding the Largest Market Share

Asia Pacific is the largest market for breathable films & membranes products with a share of greater than 30%. This is in response to increasing demand for premium hygiene products in developing countries, like India and China. In India, factors, such as improvement of the literacy rates, enhancing consumer’s safety, along with sanitary consciousness, plus improving rural area conditions have created opportunities for expansion of hygiene products. In addition, the government is striving hard to improve living standards in rural areas.

Major Players: Arkema, Clopay Plastic Products, Fatra, Mitsui Chemicals, and RKW, among others.

Reason to Purchase this Report
  • To understand the impact of growing demand for hygiene products on the market.
  • Analyzing various perspectives of the market with the help of Porter’s five forces analysis
  • To understand the dominating type and application in the market
  • Countries expected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period
  • Identifying the latest developments, market shares, and strategies employed by the major market players
  • 3-month analyst support, along with the Market Estimate sheet (in excel)
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1. Introduction
1.1 Scope of the Report
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Study Assumptions
1.4 Study Deliverables
1.5 Research Phases

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 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Rising Demand for Hygiene Products
4.1.2 Growing Demand from Buildings & Construction Sector
4.1.3 Other Drivers
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Environmental Effects Regarding Diaper Degradation
4.2.2 Other Restraints
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Lack of Awareness of Hygiene Products in Middle East & African countries
4.3.2 Other Opportunities

5. Market Segmentation and Analysis (Market size, Growth, and Forecast)
5.1 By Type
5.1.1 Polyethylene
5.1.2 Polyurethane
5.1.3 Polypropylene
5.1.4 Others
5.2 By Application
5.2.1 Hygiene
5.2.2 Medical
5.2.3 Food Packaging
5.2.4 Construction
5.2.5 Fabric
5.2.6 Others

6. Regional Market Analysis (Market size, Growth, and Forecast)
6.1 Asia-Pacific
6.1.1 China
6.1.2 India
6.1.3 Japan
6.1.4 South Korea
6.1.5 Rest of Asia-Pacific
6.2 North America
6.2.1 United States
6.2.2 Canada
6.2.3 Mexico
6.2.4 Rest of North America
6.3 Europe
6.3.1 Germany
6.3.2 United Kingdom
6.3.3 Italy
6.3.4 France
6.3.5 Spain
6.3.6 Rest of Europe
6.4 South America
6.4.1 Brazil
6.4.2 Argentina
6.4.3 Rest of South America
6.5 Middle East & Africa
6.5.1 Saudi Arabia
6.5.2 South Africa
6.5.3 Rest of Middle East & Africa

7. Competitive Landscape
7.1 Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations and Agreements
7.2 Market Share Analysis**
7.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players

8. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials**, Products & Services, and Recent Developments)
8.1 4titude
8.3 Argotec
8.4 Arkema
8.5 Clopay Plastic Products
8.6 Covestro
8.7 Fatra
8.8 KCWW
8.9 Megaplast
8.10 Mitsui Chemicals
8.12 Rahil Foam
8.13 RKW
8.14 Skymark
8.15 Trioplast Industries

*List not exhaustive

9. Disclaimer
**Subject to feasibility and availability on Public Domains
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  • 4titude
  • Argotec
  • Arkema
  • Clopay Plastic Products
  • Covestro
  • Fatra
  • KCWW
  • Megaplast
  • Mitsui Chemicals
  • Rahil Foam
  • RKW
  • Skymark
  • Trioplast Industries
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