The Future of Airlaid Nonwovens to 2020

The global airlaid nonwovens market was valued at $1.5 billion in 2014 and growth is forecast at just under $2 billion by 2020.

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Product type: Market report
Date of publication: 01 Jan 2015
Product format: Digital Copy, Hard Copy
Number of pages: 146
Number of tables: 58
Number of figures: 21

Growth for airlaid nonwovens would be even higher if there were not already shortages of supply in some end-uses and regions; demand for airlaid nonwovens is strong, due to the global growth of key markets such as adult incontinence, feminine hygiene, wipes and food pads. The Future of Airlaid Nonwovens to 2020 market report looks at the key trends in the airlaid nonwovens market and examines the main drivers for growth in this sector. Supply and demand is examined as well as detailed profiling of 43 producers with 81 commercial lines.

Description

Our exclusive content:

  • Quantitative market information and forecasts based upon primary and secondary research
  • Key drivers and trends that are shaping supply and demand
  • Geographical analysis to help identify growth regions  

Methodology:  

The Future of Airlaid Nonwovens to 2020 is based on extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research included interviews with key participants in marketing, sales, production and product development for the entire nonwovens supply chain including raw materials, converters, equipment suppliers and end-users. Secondary research included information acquired from technical literature, reports, papers, conference proceedings, company information, and other trade, business or government sources. 

What will you discover? 

  • Profiling of the airlaid nonwovens industry including key trends and market drivers
  • Close examination of the process, materials and end-use markets
  • Evaluation of key geographical markets to help guide your business towards growth
  • Analysis of the key market players in the industry 

Who should buy this report? 

  • Raw materials suppliers
  • Nonwovens manufacturers
  • Machinery suppliers
  • End users
  • Consultants and analysts   

What's included in the price? 

  • An electronic version of the report in PDF format. You may add a hardcopy version (mailed to you) - see the order form for details
  • 5-year market forecasts
  • Analyses of key trends, strategic market forecasts and extensive tables and figures

Table of contents

Executive summary

Introduction and Methodology

  • Objectives
  • Scope
  • Methodology
  • Definitions

Profile of the airlaid nonwovens industry

  • Introduction
  • Key trends for airlaid nonwovens
    • Expansion will remain limited
    • Older lines will continue to close
    • HBAL, MBAL will gain market share; LBAL, TBAL will lose share
  • Key drivers for airlaid nonwovens
    • Increased sustainability will be desired in many product areas
    • Soft absorbent products with minimal thickness and cost will continue to be in demand
  • Airlaid industry profile
    • Airlaid producers
    • Airtissue srl (from Georgia- Pacific)

Airlaid nonwoven markets

  • Introduction
  • Airlaid nonwoven markets
    • Supply/demand
    • Key customers
    • End-use markets
      • Hygiene
        • Feminine hygiene
        • Adult incontinence
        • Diapers
      • Wipes
        • Personal care wipes
        • Home care (or household) wipes
        • Industrial wipes
      • Other
        • Table top (or tabletop)
        • Food pads
        • Medical
        • All durable end-uses
        • Other end-uses

Process markets

  • Introduction
  • Airlaid process
    • Multibond airlaid (MBAL)
    • Latex-bonded airlaid (LBAL)
    • Thermal-bonded airlaid (TBAL) 
    • Hydrogen-bonded airlaid (HBAL)
    • Strengths/weaknesses of process types
    • Equipment suppliers
  • Process types by end-use

Materials markets

  • Introduction
  • Raw materials for airlaid nonwovens
    • Fluff pulp
    • Bicomponent fibre (Bico)
    • Superabsorbent polymer (SAP)
    • Standard latex binder
    • Specialty latex binders
    • Rayon/Tencel
    • Rayon
    • Lyocell (Tencel)
    • Cotton
  • Raw materials by end-use
    • Hygiene
    • Wipes
    • Other end-uses

Geographical markets

  • Introduction
  • North America
    • Airlaid nonwovens end-uses in North America
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in North America by process type
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in North America by raw material usage
  • South America
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in South America
    • Nonwoven consumption in South America by process type
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in South America by raw material usage
  • Europe
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in Europe by end-use
    • Nonwoven consumption in Europe by process type
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in Europe by raw material usage
    • Western European consumption of airlaid nonwovens by country/ region
    • Eastern European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region
  • Asia
    • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens by end-use
    • Nonwoven consumption in Asia by process type
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in Asia by raw material usage
    • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens by country/ region
  • Rest of world (ROW)
    • Airlaid nonwovens end-uses in rest of world (ROW)
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in rest of world (ROW) by process type
    • Airlaid nonwovens consumption in rest of world (ROW) by raw material usage    

Tables and figures

  • Airlaid nonwoven market segmentation by end use, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Geographical location of major market airlaid lines, 2015
  • Supply/demand of airlaid nonwovens
  • Airlaid nonwoven market segmentation by end use, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Multibond airlaid absorbent core for ultrathin feminine hygiene pads
  • Thermal bonded airlaid absorbent core for ultrathin feminine hygiene pads
  • Hydrogen bonded airlaid absorbent core for ultrathin feminine hygiene pads
  • Multibond airlaid STS for feminine hygiene pads
  • Thermal bond airlaid STS/ pantiliner core for feminine hygiene pads/pantiliner
  • Multibond airlaid absorbent core for feminine hygiene pantiliners
  • Latex bonded airlaid absorbent core for feminine hygiene pads
  • Multibonded airlaid for private label baby wipes
  • Latex bonded airlaid for private label baby wipes
  • Thermal, multibond airlaid in Swiffer Wet Jet, Wet Mops
  • Medical underpad
  • Generic airlaid process
  • Modern multibonded airlaid (MBAL) process
  • Raw materials for airlaid nonwovens, 2015
  • Global fluff pulp producers, 2015 (in million tonnes)
  • Historical fluff pulp pricing, 1980–2015
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (thousands tonnes, square metres million, $ million)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens by end use, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens by process type, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of raw materials for airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American airlaid lines, 2015
  • European airlaid lines, 2015
  • Asian airlaid lines, 2015
  • Major market airlaid producers, 2015
  • Global nonwovens consumption by web forming process, 2010– 2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global airlaid nonwovens market broken down by end use, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global airlaid nonwovens market broken down by end use, 2010–2020 (millions m2)
  • Global airlaid nonwovens market broken down by end use, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Global airlaid nonwovens consumption by process type, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Strength/weaknesses of airlaid nonwovens by process type
  • Dan Web and M&J (Oerlikon Neumag) lines by region and capacity, 2015
  • Honshu and other lines by region and capacity
  • Consumption of airlaid process types by end use applications, 2015
  • Raw material consumption for airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Raw material use in airlaid nonwovens by end use, 2015 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($, m2, tonnes)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • Global consumption of airlaid nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • North American airlaid nonwovens consumption, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes, millions square metres, $ million)
  • North American consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • North American consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • North American airlaid nonwovens consumption by process type, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American consumption of raw materials for airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Consumption of airlaid nonwovens in South America, 2010–2020 (by tonnes, square metres, $ million)
  • South American consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • South American consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • South American consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • South American airlaid nonwovens consumption by process type, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • South American consumption of airlaid nonwovens by raw material usage, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–19 (’000 tonnes, million m2, $ million)
  • European consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • European consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • European airlaid nonwovens consumption by process, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European consumption of airlaid nonwovens by raw material usage, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Western European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Western European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • Western European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Eastern European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Eastern European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • Eastern European airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (by tonnes, square metres, $ million)
  • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens by end use, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens by end use, 2010– 2020 (millions square metres)
  • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens by end use, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Asian airlaid nonwovens consumption by process variant, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian consumption of airlaid nonwovens by raw material usage, 2005–2015 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions metres)
  • Asian airlaid nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • ROW airlaid nonwovens consumption, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes, millions square metres, $ million)
  • ROW consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • ROW consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • ROW consumption of airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Rest of world (ROW) airlaid nonwovens consumption by process type, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • ROW consumption of raw materials for airlaid nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)