The Future of Dye-Sublimation Printing to 2021

This new market report from Smithers Pira provides in-depth, long-term assessment of the rapidly evolving market for this print technology.

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Product type: Market report
Date of publication: 24 Feb 2016
Product format: Hard Copy, Digital Copy
Number of tables: 79
Number of figures: 3

The Future of Dye-Sublimation Printing to 2021 provides data and an exclusive analysis designed for organisations at all phases in the value chain looking to capitalise on opportunities in this booming segment. Additionally, this report examines global and key regional markets for dye sublimation print. It then segments the data by fabric media (polyester, polyester blends, polyester-coated fabric, and other); ink type and print process; and end-use application (apparel, home décor, technical textiles, and visual signage). This is contextualised with analysis of the state of the art in dye sublimation printing and expert analysis of the technical and market drivers that are fuelling growth.

Description

Our exclusive content:

  • In-depth, long-term assessment of the global dye sublimation printing market; by ink type, substrate, print process, and equipment type.
  • The market and technical drivers operating across the dye sublimation and textile print industry through to 2021 and how these will impact the market over that time period.
  • 81 tables and figures providing analyses of key drivers shaping the industry.

What methodology is used?

The Future of Dye-Sublimation Printing to 2021 is based on a combination of in-depth primary and secondary research. Primary research included interviews targeting all stages of the global dye sublimation value chain. Secondary research was based on a thorough literature analysis of market and company reports, magazine and journal abstracts, Smithers Pira’s conference papers, international print and manufacturer bodies, the international trade press and research from a variety of sources on print, paper and equipment. This process has placed Smithers in a unique position to forecast and analyse future growth in the dye sublimation segment from 2016-2021. 

What will you discover?

  • Extensive data to help plan future strategic decisions for your dye sublimation and digital textile print business.
  • An exclusive and comprehensive insight of the dye sublimation industry with market sizes and trends forecast to 2021.
  • Comprehensive market data quantifying the global dye sublimation printing market by print volume (000’ m2) and value (€ million).

Who should buy this report?

  • Ink and dye suppliers
  • Textile printer manufactures
  • Print service providers and buyers in the apparel and textile signage markets
  • Brand owners, retailers and other end-users
  • Consultants and analysts

Table of Contents

1. Global output current and survey forecasts to 2021          

  • Introduction and Methodology         
  • Report Scope 
    • Introduction   
    • Definition of Dye      
    • Definition of Sublimation
    • Definition of Dye Sublimation          
      • Dye Sublimation Transfer or Indirect
      • Dye Sublimation Direct (low energy)
      • Dye Sublimation Direct (high energy)           
    • Markets          
  • Report objectives       
  • Methodology 
  • Definitions     
    • Digital printing           
    • Output metrics           
    • Consumables
    • Roll to Roll fabric, Cut sheet, Finished Product       
    • Conversion factor      
  • Data   
  • Generic constraints    
  • Segmentation 
    • Geographic     
    • Print processes
    • Inks    
      • Pigments vs dyes       
      • Water-based dye sublimation inks     
      • Solvent dye    
    • Product segmentation

2. Key drivers and trends       

  • Transition to digital from conventional         
    • Generic Drivers for digital     
    • Other Benefits of digital        
  • Work processes
  • Printing          
    • Pretreatments and Finishing
    • Decoration         
    • Business process change
    • Issues to resolve for digital printing  

3. Technology developments     

  • Print process
    • Indirect (transfer)       
    • Direct: High Energy   
    • Direct: Low Energy   
    • Future 
  • Ink type          
    • Dye sub          
    • Future developments 
  • Ink base type  
    • Aqueous         
  • Substrate        
    • Print equipment (productivity)          
    • Print equipment (width)         
  • Summary        
  • Technology player profiles & developments 

4. End-use sectors and market forecasts        

  • Introduction   
  • Products from dye sublimation          
    • Clothing/garments/apparel     
      • T-shirts, Ties, Scarves, Wraps, Fashion          
    • Household (Home decor)      
    • Technical & Accessories        
    • Visual Communications         
      • Banners & Flags         
      • Soft signage   
      • Tags    
      • Show & events graphics        
      • Other  
  • Market issues 

5. Print process markets and forecasts to 2021          

  • Introduction
  • Inks    
    • Inkjet  
      • Dye    
        • Acid and reactive (alkali) dye
      • Dye sublimation         
        • Disperse dye  
        • Sublimation transfer   
      • Solvent-based dye     
      • Pigment          
        • Aqueous pigment (including latex)    
        • Eco-solvent and solvent pigment       
  • Analogue printing      
  • Transfer printing
    • Heads 
    • Modes of inkjet          
  • Inkjet printers 
  • Resolution      
  • Dot volume    
  • Printheads      
  • Summary data

6. Dye sublimation media market forecasts to 2021  

  • Introduction   
    • Fabric types    
    • Synthetic vs natural and limitations for dye sublimation      
      • Polyester        
      • Polyester blends 
      • Polyester-coated materials     
      • Other Fabric types     
  • Summary data

7. Geographic market forecasts to 2021        

  • The market     
    • Globalisation  
    • Clusters and key country activity      
  • Summary market data
    • Western Europe         
    • Eastern Europe           
    • North America           
    • Asia    
    • Rest of the world       
  • Global dye sublimation printing        
    • Scaled systems           
    • Workflows     
    • Production efficiencies          
    • Service approaches     
      • Distribute and print networks
    • Production geared for short runs       
      • Proofing and sampling systems         
    • Environmental responsibility 
  • Global summary data

Tables and Figures

List of figures:

  • FIGURE 1.1 End use categories and subcategories  
  • FIGURE 2.1 Key drivers and trends for digital dye sublimation printed materials 
  • FIGURE 7.1 List of leading or upcoming countries for digital dye sublimation markets with comments   

List of tables:

  • TABLE 3.1 Estimated dye sublimation inkjet ink sales by type, 2011-2021 (€ million)      
  • TABLE 4.1 Global digital dye sub printing revenues by segment, 2011-2021 (% share by value)
  • TABLE 4.2 Digital dye sub printing output by region, 2011-2021 (% share by value)        
  • TABLE 4.3 Global digital dye sub printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 (€'000)          
  • TABLE 4 4 Global digital dye sub printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)       
  • TABLE 4.5 Digital dye sublimation printing output of clothing by geographic market, 2011-2021 (€'000s)
  • TABLE 4.6 Digital dye sublimation printing output of clothing by geographic market, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)        
  • TABLE 4.7 Digital dye sublimation printing output of household products by geographic market, 2011-2021 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 4.8 Digital dye sublimation printing output of household products by geographic market, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)      
  • TABLE 4.9 Digital dye sublimation printing output of technical products by geographic market, 2011-2021 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 4.10 Digital dye sublimation printing output of technical products by geographic market, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)      
  • TABLE 4.11 Digital dye sublimation printing output of displays by geographic market, 2011-2021 (€'000s)        
  • TABLE 4.12 Digital dye sublimation printing output of displays by geographic market, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)      
  • TABLE 5.1 Printheads: generic technologies and key manufacturers          
  • TABLE 5.2 Sample of newly marketed digital dye sublimation machines to end 2015      
  • TABLE 5.3 Sample of recently marketed digital dye sublimation printing machines 2014 
  • TABLE 5.4 List of older digital dye sublimation machines  
  • TABLE 5.5 Global digital dye sublimation printing output by print process, 20011-21 (€'000s)    
  • TABLE 5.6 Digital printing of dye sublimations, summary 2016 (€'000s)
  • TABLE 5.7 Digital printing of dye sublimations, summary of projections 2021 (€'000s)    
  • TABLE 5.8 Western European digital textile printing output by print process, 2011-2021 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 5.9 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2016 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 5.10 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2021 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 5.11 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by print process, 2011-2021 (€'000s)       
  • TABLE 5.12 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2014 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 5.13 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2021 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 5.14 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by print process, 2011-2021 (€'000s)         
  • TABLE 5.15 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2016 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 5.16 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2021 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 5.17 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by print process, 2011-2021 (€'000s)  
  • TABLE 5.18 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2016 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 5.19 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by print process and by country, 2021 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 5.20 Digital dye sublimation printing output by print process in the rest of the world, 2011-2021 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 6.2 Global digital dye sublimation printing output of material only, 2011-2021 (€'000s)  
  • TABLE 6.3 Global digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)
  • TABLE 6.4 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 (€'000s)   
  • TABLE 6.5 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 ('000 m²) 
  • TABLE 6.6 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2016 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 6.7 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2021 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 6.8 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 (€'000s)    
  • TABLE 6.9 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)   
  • TABLE 6.10 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2016 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 6.11 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2021 (€'000s)           
  • TABLE 6.12 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 (€'000s)     
  • TABLE 6.13 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)   
  • TABLE 6.14 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2016 (€'000s) 
  • TABLE 6.15 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2021 (€'000s) 
  • TABLE 6.16 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 (€'000s)         
  • TABLE 6.17 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by material, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)        
  • TABLE 6.18 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2016 (€'000s)     
  • TABLE 6.19 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by material and by country, 2021 (€'000s)     
  • TABLE 6.20 Digital dye sublimation printing output by material in the rest of the world, 2011-2021 (€'000s)     
  • TABLE 6.21 Digital dye sublimation printing output by material in the rest of the world, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)   
  • TABLE 7.1 List of leading or upcoming countries for digital dye sublimation markets with comments     
  • TABLE 7.2 Digital dye sublimation printing output by geographic market, 2011-2021 (€'000s)    
  • TABLE 7.3 Digital dye sublimation printing output by geographic market, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)  
  • TABLE 7.4 Digital dye sublimation printing output, summary 2016 (€'000s)         
  • TABLE 7.5 Digital dye sublimation printing output, summary 2021 (€'000s)         
  • TABLE 7.6 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 (€'000s) 
  • TABLE 7.7 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)           
  • TABLE 7.8 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 (€'000s)          
  • TABLE 7.9 Western European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 ('000 m²)         
  • TABLE 7.10 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 (€'000s)
  • TABLE 7.11 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)           
  • TABLE 7.12 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 (€’000s)          
  • TABLE 7.13 Eastern European digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 ('000 m²)         
  • TABLE 7.14 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 (€'000s)   
  • TABLE 7.15 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 ('000 m²) 
  • TABLE 7.16 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 (€’000s)          
  • TABLE 7.17 North American digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 ('000 m²)         
  • TABLE 7.18 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 (€'000s)       
  • TABLE 7.19 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)      
  • TABLE 7.20 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 (€’000s)           
  • TABLE 7.21 Asian digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment and by country, 2016-21 ('000 m²)           
  • TABLE 7.22 Digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment in the rest of the world, 2011-2021 (€'000s)
  • TABLE 7 23 Digital dye sublimation printing output by product segment in the rest of the world, 2011-2021 ('000 m²)      
  • TABLE 7 24 Global installed base of digital dye sublimation printers, 2011-2021 
  • TABLE 7 25 Summary of installed base data 2016 (estimated) and 2021 (forecast)