The Future of Global Nonwovens Markets to 2020

The Future of Global Nonwoven Markets to 2020 presents a complete review of the nonwovens industry and discusses global market drivers and regional factors affecting performance. This completely updated report presents detailed five-year forecasts broken down by technology, end-use sector and geographic region.

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Product type: Market report
Date of publication: 31 May 2015
Product format: Digital Copy, Hard Copy
Forecast range: 2015-2020

Growth for the period 2015–2020 is projected at 6.2% (tonnes), 6.3% ($) and 7.2% (m2), with the trend towards still lighter basis weights and continued stabilizing prices. The Future of Global Nonwoven Markets to 2020 presents a complete review of the nonwovens industry and discusses global market drivers and regional factors affecting performance. With detailed five-year forecasts broken down by technology, end-use sector and geographic region, this completely updated report will provide you with an invaluable guide to the entire global nonwovens supply chain.

Description

Our exclusive content: 

  • Quantitative five-year market forecasts broken down by region, technology and end use
  • Comprehensive analysis of key drivers and trends shaping global nonwovens
  • Over 80 tables and figures provide detailed consumption data for the nonwovens industry

Methodology:

The Future of Global Nonwoven Markets to 2020 is based on both primary and secondary research. Primary research included interviews with key participants in marketing, sales, production and product development for the entire nonwovens supply chain. Key participants interviewed included personnel from nonwovens producers and raw material suppliers, as well as industry experts from major process equipment suppliers and industry consultants. 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?

  • Expert analysis of global consumption rates in the nonwovens industry, including current examples and future trends
  • Qualitative and quantitative forecasts by nonwoven type, process technology, end use and geographic region
  • Identify key market players in the industry and understand the competitive environment  

Who should buy this report? 

  • Product managers and engineers
  • Manufacturers
  • Machinery suppliers
  • Raw materials suppliers
  • Brand owners and retailers
  • 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

Key drivers and trends

  • Introduction
  • Key drivers
    • Labour/time savings
    • Environmental issues
    • Cost (energy/resources/raw materials)
      • Energy
      • Water
      •  Raw Materials
    • Performance
    • Product differentiation/ customization
    • Economic and demographic trends
  •  Major nonwovens producers
    •  Freudenberg
    •  Polymer Group Inc.
    •  Kimberly-Clark
    •  Ahlstrom
    •  Dupont
    •  Johns Manville
    •  Fitesa
    •  Glatfelter
    •  Other Major Movers
      •  Jacob Holm

End-use markets – disposables vs durables

  •  Introduction
  •  Disposable nonwovens
    • Hygiene
    • Wipes
    •  Consumer wipes
      •  Personal care wipes
      •  Home care or household wipes
    •  Industrial wipes
    •  Medical nonwovens
    •  Other disposable nonwovens
  •  Durable nonwovens
    •  Filters
      •  Air/gas filters
      •  Liquid filters
    •  Garments
    •  Interlinings
    •  Shoe/leather
    •  Coated substrates
    •  Upholstery/bedding
    •  Floor coverings
    •  Building/roofing
    •  Geotextiles/civil engineering
    •  Automotive
    •  Agriculture
    •  Other

Process markets

  •  Introduction
  •  Nonwoven processes
    •  Spunlaid
      •  SMS (spunbond/meltblown/ spunbond)
      •  Spunbond polypropylene
      •  Spunbond polyester
      •  Spunbond polyethylene
      •  Spunbond bicomponent fibre
      •  Meltblown
    • Drylaid
      •  Needlepunch
      •  Spunlace
      •  Thermal bonded
      •  Latex or chemical bonded
    • Airlaid
    • Wetlaid
    • Other
  •  Process trends in end-use markets 

Material markets

  • Introduction
  •  Raw materials for durable and disposable nonwovens
  •  Analysis of raw materials in nonwovens
    •  Fibres
      •  Polyester fibre
      •  Polypropylene fibre
      •  Bicomponent fibre
      • Wood pulp
        •  Fluff pulp
        •  Specialty paper pulp
      •  Rayon/lyocell
        •  Rayon
        •  Lyocell
      •  Others
        •  Cotton
        •  Polylactic acid fibre
        •  Superabsorbent fibre
    •  Polymers
      •  Polypropylene polymer
      •  Polyester polymer
      •  Polyethylene polymer
      •  Other polymers
        •  Latex binders
      •  Superabsorbent polymer
  •  Raw material trends in end-use markets

Geographic markets

  •  Introduction
  •  Europe
    • Disposable nonwovens
    • Durable nonwovens
    • Processes
    • Raw materials
  •  North America
    •  Disposable nonwovens
    •  Durable nonwovens
    •  Processes
    •  Raw materials
  •  South America
    •  Disposable nonwovens
    •  Durable nonwovens
    •  Processes
    •  Raw materials
  •  Asia
    •  Disposable nonwovens
    •  Durable nonwovens
    •  Processes
    •  Raw materials    

Tables and figures

  • Disposable nonwovens market share, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Durable nonwovens market share, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Market share of raw materials for nonwovens, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Disposable nonwovens market share, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Durable nonwovens market share, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Automotive applications for nonwovens
  • Market share of raw materials for nonwovens, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Market share of raw materials for disposable nonwovens, 2015 (by tonnes)
  • Market share of raw materials for durable nonwovens, 2010 (by tonnes)
  • Fluff pulp pricing, 1980– 2015
  • Global fluff pulp producers, 2015
  • Global consumption of nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($ millions, millions square metres, thousands tonnes)
  • Top Twenty Five Nonwovens Producers by Sales (Est. Sales $, 2015)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($ millions, millions square metres, thousands tonnes)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by sector, 2010– 2020 ($ millions)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by sector, 2010– 2020 (millions m2)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by sector, 2010– 2020 (thousands tonnes)
  • Global consumption of disposable nonwovens by application, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Global consumption of disposable nonwovens by application, 2010–2020 (millions m2)
  • Global consumption of disposable nonwovens by application, 2010–2020 (thousands tonnes)
  • Global consumption of disposable nonwovens in wipes, 2010–2020 (millions m2)
  • Global consumption of disposable nonwovens in wipes, 2010–2020 (thousands tonnes)
  • Global consumption of durable nonwovens by application, 2010–2020 ($ million)
  • Global consumption of durable nonwovens by application, 2010–2020 (million m2)
  • Global consumption of durable nonwovens by application, 2010– 2020 (thousands tonnes)
  • Key automotive nonwoven applications and producers
  • Global nonwovens consumption by web forming process, 2010– 2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of spunlaid nonwovens, by process and material variant, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Technology forecast for spunlaid nonwovens, 2015 – 2020
  • Global consumption of drylaid nonwovens by bonding technology, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Technology forecast for needlepunch nonwovens, 2015–2020
  • Technology forecast for spunlace nonwovens, 2015 – 2020
  • Technology forecast for airlaid nonwovens, 2015 – 2020
  • Technology forecast for carded nonwovens, 2015 – 2020
  • Technology forecast for wetlaid nonwovens, 2015 – 2020
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by process and by end use, 2015 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of raw materials for nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by raw material and end use, 2015 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens, 2010–2020 ($, m2, tonnes)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • Global consumption of nonwovens by geographic region, 2010–2020 (millions dollars)
  • Western European nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Western European nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions metres)
  • Western European nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions $)
  • Eastern European nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Eastern European nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–20
  • Eastern European nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions $)
  • European consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010– 2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • European consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010– 2020 (millions $)
  • European consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • European consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (million $)
  • European nonwovens consumption by process, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European nonwovens consumption by drylaid bonding technology, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • European consumption of nonwovens by raw material usage, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American nonwovens consumption, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes, millions square metres, million $)
  • North American consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010– 2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • North American consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010– 2020 (millions $)
  • North American consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • North American consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (million $)
  • North American nonwovens consumption by process, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American nonwovens consumption by drylaid bonding technology, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • North American consumption of nonwovens by raw material usage, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Consumption of nonwovens in South America, 2010–2020 (by tonnes, square metres, million $)
  • Consumption of nonwovens in Brazil, 2010–2020 (by tonnes, square metres, million $)
  • South American consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • South American consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • South American consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions $)
  • South American consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • South American consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • South American consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (million $)
  • South American nonwovens consumption by process, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • South American nonwovens consumption by drylaid bonding technology, 2010– 2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • South American consumption of nonwovens by raw material usage, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Consumption of nonwovens in Asia, 2010–2020 (by tonnes, square metres, million $)
  • Asian nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (millions metres)
  • Asian nonwovens consumption by country/region, 2010–2020 (million$)
  • Asian consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010– 2020 (millions square metres)
  • Asian consumption of disposable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions $)
  • Asian consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (millions square metres)
  • Asian consumption of durable nonwovens, 2010–2020 (million $)
  • Asian nonwovens consumption by process, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian nonwovens consumption by drylaid bonding technology, 2010–2020 (’000 tonnes)
  • Asian consumption of nonwovens by raw material usage, 2005–2015 (’000 tonnes)