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Asia-Pacific Printing Inks Market by Product, by Formulation, by Application - Market Size, Share, Development, Growth, and Demand Forecast, 2013 - 2023

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  • 125 Pages
  • May 2018
  • Region: Asia Pacific
  • Prescient & Strategic Intelligence Private Limited
  • ID: 4600353
The APAC printing inks market is projected to reach $7,000.2 million by 2023. the market growth is driven by the growing consumption of packaged food items and rising demand of bio-based products.

Insights into market segments

On the basis of product, the APAC printing inks market is segmented into lithographic inks, flexographic inks, gravure inks, digital inks, letterpress inks, and others; ‘others’ include metallic inks, fluorescent inks, and magnetic inks. Of all products, flexographic inks are expected to exhibit the fastest growth in the market, witnessing a CAGR of 5.7% during the forecast period. This is attributed to their superior properties over other types, such as the ability to generate solid colors on porous and non-porous substrates. Along with that, they are very versatile and can be used on almost every non-absorbent material.

Based on formulation, the APAC printing inks market is categorised into oil-based, solvent-based, water-based, and others. Oil-based was the largest formulation category in the market, contributing more than 40.0% revenue in 2017. This can be attributed to its properties such as the ability to print well and better on most of the things including coated or gloss stocks, as compared to other inks.

On the basis of application, the APAC printing inks market is categorized into labels and packaging, commercial printing, publication, and others. Labels and packaging application accounted for more than 40.0% share in the market in 2017. This can be ascribed to the increasing use of packaged foods and goods in the region owing to increasing disposable income, resulting in the increasing need of printing inks for labels and packaging applications.

China stands as the largest printing inks market in APAC

China has been generating the highest revenue in the APAC printing inks market. Increasing demand of packaging and paper media is fueling the demand of these inks in the country. Along with that, growing urbanization coupled with increasing literacy rate is also contributing towards the increasing demand of these inks in China.

Winning in emerging economies-lucrative opportunity in the APAC printing inks market

Over the past few years, countries such as China, India, and Indonesia have emerged as some of the major markets for printing inks. The rapid industrialization and commercialization in these countries have resulted in sharp increase in the consumption of these inks for office purposes. Additionally, the rising living style in emerging nations have resulted in greater consumption of packaged foods items and consumables, which is a major opportunity for market growth. With the continued economic growth in major APAC nations, the market for these inks is expected to gROW in these countries.

APAC Printing Inks Market Competitive Landscape

Some of the major players operating in the APAC printing inks market are DIC Corporation, Toyo Ink SC Holdings Co. Ltd., Sakata INX Corporation, T&K Toka Co. Ltd., Tokyo Printing Ink Mfg. Co. Ltd., Hubergroup India Pvt. Ltd., Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA, Daihan Ink. Co. Ltd., Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited, SICPA, Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co. Ltd.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Research Background
1.1 Research Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Research Scope
1.3.1 Market Segmentation By Product
1.3.2 Market Segmentation By Formulation
1.3.3 Market Segmentation By Application
1.3.4 Market Segmentation By Country
1.3.5 Analysis Period
1.3.6 Market Data Reporting Unit Value
1.4 Key Stakeholders
Chapter 2. Research Methodology
2.1 Secondary Research
2.2 Primary Research
2.2.1 Breakdown Of Primary Research Respondents By Region By Industry Participant By Company Type
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.4 Data Triangulation
2.5 Assumptions For The Study
Chapter 3. Executive Summary
Chapter 4. Introduction
4.1 Definition Of Market Segments
4.1.1 By Product Lithographic Inks Sheetfed Offset Inks Heatset Web Offset Inks Coldset Web Offset Inks Flexographic Inks Gravure Inks Digital Inks Electrography Inkjet Letterpress Inks Others
4.1.2 By Formulation Oil-Based Solvent-Based Water-Based Others
4.1.3 By Application Labels And Packaging Publication Newspaper Books And Magazines Others Others
4.2 Market Dynamics
4.2.1 Trends Shift Towards Flexography Printing Inks Increasing Investment On Expanding Production Capacity
4.2.2 Drivers Growing Consumption Of Packaged Food Items Rising Demand Of Bio-Based Products Impact Analysis Of Drivers On Market Forecast
4.2.3 Restraints Digitization And E-Commerce Impact Analysis Of Restraints On Market Forecast
4.2.4 Opportunity Growing Urbanization In Emerging Economies To Offer Lucrative Opportunities
4.3 Value Chain Analysis
Chapter 5. APAC Market Size And Forecast
5.1 By Product
5.1.1 Lithographic Inks
5.1.2 Digital Inks
5.2 By Formulation
5.3 By Application
5.3.1 By Publication
5.4 By Country
5.4.1 China By Product Lithographic Inks Digital Inks By Formulation By Application By Publication
5.4.2 Japan By Product Lithographic Inks Digital Inks By Formulation By Application By Publication
5.4.3 India By Product Lithographic Inks Digital Inks By Formulation By Application By Publication
5.4.4 Australia By Product Lithographic Inks Digital Inks By Formulation By Application By Publication
5.4.5 Rest Of Apac By Product Lithographic Inks Digital Inks By Formulation By Application By Publication
Chapter 6. Competitive Landscape
6.1 Competitive Benchmarking Of Key Players
6.2 Global Strategic Developments Of Key Players
6.2.1 Product Launches
6.2.2 Other Developments
Chapter 7. Company Profiles
7.1 Dic Corporation
7.1.1 Business Overview
7.1.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.1.3 Key Financial Summary
7.2 Toyo Ink Sc Holdings Co. Ltd.
7.2.1 Business Overview
7.2.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.2.3 Key Financial Summary
7.3 Sakata Inx Corporation
7.3.1 Business Overview
7.3.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.3.3 Key Financial Summary
7.4 T&K Toka Co. Ltd.
7.4.1 Business Overview
7.4.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.5 Tokyo Printing Ink Mfg. Co. Ltd.
7.5.1 Business Overview
7.5.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.6 Hubergroup India Pvt. Ltd.
7.6.1 Business Overview
7.6.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.7 Siegwerk Druckfarben Ag & Co. Kgaa
7.7.1 Business Overview
7.7.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.8 Daihan Ink Co. Ltd.
7.8.1 Business Overview
7.8.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.9 Yip’S Chemical Holdings Limited
7.9.1 Business Overview
7.9.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.9.3 Key Financial Summary
7.10 Sicpa
7.10.1 Business Overview
7.10.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.11 Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co. Ltd.
7.11.1 Business Overview
7.11.2 Product And Service Offerings
7.11.3 Key Financial Summary
Chapter 8. Appendix
8.1 Abbreviations
8.2 Sources And References

Companies Mentioned

  • DIC Corporation

  • Toyo Ink SC Holdings Co. Ltd.

  • Sakata INX Corporation

  • T&K Toka Co. Ltd.

  • Tokyo Printing Ink Mfg. Co. Ltd.

  • Hubergroup India Pvt. Ltd.

  • Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA

  • Daihan Ink. Co. Ltd.

  • Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited


  • Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co. Ltd.