+353-1-416-8900REST OF WORLD
+44-20-3973-8888REST OF WORLD
1-917-300-0470EAST COAST U.S
1-800-526-8630U.S. (TOLL FREE)


Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market (2021-2026) by Additive, Type, Application, Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

  • ID: 5397314
  • Report
  • May 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 181 Pages
  • Infogence Global Research
until Dec 31st 2021
The Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market is Estimated to Be USD 21.89 Bn in 2021 and is Expected to Reach USD 34.07 Bn by 2026, Growing at a CAGR of 9.25%


  • Agion Technologies Inc.
  • Doeflex Vitapol
  • Microban International
  • Polychem Alloy Inc
  • Sanitized AG
The Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market is estimated to be USD 21.89 Bn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 34.07 Bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 9.25%.

Market Dynamics

The major factors such as the expanding popularity of antibacterial polymer packaging, particularly in the medicine, healthcare, and food industries, as well as rising concerns about the avoidance of contamination risk in medical equipment, are likely to drive demand for antimicrobial plastics. Furthermore, increased disposable income and rising standard of life are factors encouraging individuals in emerging nations to spend on illness prevention and personal well-being, resulting in the market growth of antimicrobial plastic. In addition, the rise of the popular eco-friendly idea of "Construction Microbial Biotechnology," which employs low-cost, sustainable, and microbial cement, grouts, polysaccharides, and bioplastics, is projected to provide substantial growth opportunities for the global antimicrobial plastic market.

However, the fluctuating raw material price and strict government controls on the use of plastics are anticipated to restrain and create challenges for the market growth.

Market Segmentation

The Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market is segmented further based on Additive, Type, Application, and Geography.

By Additive, the market is classified as organic and inorganic. Amongst the two, the organic segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Type, the market is classified as commodity plastics, engineering plastics, high-performance plastics, and others. Amongst all, the commodity plastics segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Application, the market is classified as packaging, automotive, consumer goods, medical and healthcare, building & construction, and others. Amongst all, the consumer goods segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

1. Polyone completes Clariant masterbatch acquisition and will now be called Avient. - 1st July 2020.
2. LyondellBasell announces acquisition of PolyPacific Polymers SDN. Bhd. in Malaysia. - 30th June 2021.

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are Agion Technologies Inc. BASF SE, Biocote Limited, Clariant AG, King Plastic Corporation, etc.

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?
  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter's 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's Proprietary competitive positioning tool.
Report Highlights:
  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown


  • Agion Technologies Inc.
  • Doeflex Vitapol
  • Microban International
  • Polychem Alloy Inc
  • Sanitized AG
1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Shareholders

2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study

3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook

4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Consumer Awareness On the Importance of Antimicrobial Plastics
4.1.2 Increased Demand from Electronics, Automotive Industries
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Fluctuating Price of Raw Material
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Growing Demand for Antimicrobial PVC
4.3.2 Importance in The Textile Industry
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Strict Regulation by Government On Use of Plastic
4.5 Trends

5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis

6 Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market, By Additive
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Organic
6.3 Inorganic

7 Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market, By Type
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Commodity Plastics
7.3 Engineering Plastics
7.4 High Performance plastics
7.5 Others

8 Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market, By Application
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Packaging
8.3 Automotive
8.4 Consumer Goods
8.5 Medical
8.6 Healthcare
8.7 Building & Construction
8.8 Others

9 Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market, By Geography
9.1 Introduction
9.2 North America
9.2.1 US
9.2.2 Canada
9.2.3 Mexico
9.3 South America
9.3.1 Brazil
9.3.2 Argentina
9.3.3 Chile
9.3.4 Colombia
9.4 Europe
9.4.1 UK
9.4.2 France
9.4.3 Germany
9.4.4 Italy
9.4.5 Spain
9.4.6 Netherlands
9.4.7 Sweden
9.4.8 Russia
9.4.9 Rest of Europe
9.5 Asia-Pacific
9.5.1 China
9.5.2 Japan
9.5.3 India
9.5.4 Indonesia
9.5.5 Malaysia
9.5.6 South Korea
9.5.7 Australia
9.5.8 Sri Lanka
9.5.9 Thailand
9.5.10 Rest of APAC
9.6 Middle-East and Africa
9.6.1 Qatar
9.6.2 Saudi Arabia
9.6.3 South Africa
9.6.4 United Arab Emirates

10 Competitive Landscape
10.1 Competitive Quadrant
10.2 Market Share Analysis
10.3 Strategic Initiatives
10.3.1 M&A and Investments
10.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
10.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements

11 Company Profiles
11.1 Agion Technologies Inc.
11.2 Akcros Chemical
11.3 American Polyfilm Inc.
11.4 BASF SE
11.5 Bayer Material Science
11.6 Biocote Limited, Clariant AG
11.7 Biosafe Inc.
11.8 Doeflex Vitapol
11.9 King Plastic Corporation
11.10 Life Material Technologies Limited
11.11 LyondellBasell
11.12 Microban International
11.13 Milliken Chemical
11.14 Momentive Performance Materials
11.15 Parx Plastic
11.16 Polychem Alloy Inc
11.17 Polyone Corporation
11.18 RTP Company
11.19 Sanitized AG
11.20 Steritouch Ltd
11.21 Teknor Apex Company
11.22 The DOW Chemical Company
11.23 Ticona Engineering Polymers

12 Appendix
12.1 Questionnaire
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
  • Agion Technologies Inc.
  • Akcros Chemical
  • American Polyfilm Inc.
  • Bayer Material Science
  • Biocote Limited, Clariant AG
  • Biosafe Inc.
  • Doeflex Vitapol
  • King Plastic Corporation
  • Life Material Technologies Limited
  • LyondellBasell
  • Microban International
  • Milliken Chemical
  • Momentive Performance Materials
  • Parx Plastic
  • Polychem Alloy Inc
  • Polyone Corporation
  • RTP Company
  • Sanitized AG
  • Steritouch Ltd
  • Teknor Apex Company
  • The DOW Chemical Company
  • Ticona Engineering Polymers
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown