Polypropylene (PP) Nonwoven Fabrics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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Global Polypropylene (PP) Nonwoven Fabrics Market: Overview

There are a host of technologies involved in the processing of polypropylene (PP), viz. meltdown, spunbond, composite, and staple, as a key feedstock. It is after the polymerization of propylene that the basic petrochemical polypropylene is derived. Owing to their faster speed belts bearing a low cost, impressive durability, and soft nature, spunbonded PP nonwoven fabrics are prognosticated to register a higher selling rate. The worldwide PP nonwoven fabrics market is expected to grow stronger with greater advantages such as decreased wastage, distribution, and overall costs, achieved by spunbonded stacks.

Global Polypropylene (PP) Nonwoven Fabrics Market: Key Trends

Appropriate for the delicate skin of infants, PP nonwoven fabrics used for the manufacture of baby diapers flaunt critical performance metrics, which are envisaged to shoot up their application scope. Besides this, the material is projected to win an inflating significance and acceptance with regard to its superior quality and other commanding properties. The size of the world PP nonwoven fabrics market could be boosted further due to a wide application scope also in adult incontinence diapers.

The durable applications of PP nonwoven fabrics in the automotive and agricultural sectors are envisioned to fuel the demand with an optimistic outlook. The increase in life expectancy and rising healthcare concerns involving the Crohn’s disease and inflammatory bowel are predicted to increase the number of applications in the global PP nonwoven fabrics market.

Global Polypropylene (PP) Nonwoven Fabrics Market: Market Potential

It has already been researched that PP nonwoven fabrics could gain a magisterial traction over similar products having a wide range of applications in the medical instruments sector. However, the efficient usage of PP nonwoven fabrics as a recyclable healthcare material is still under wraps. In a business relation between Goodwill Southern California and Kaiser Permanente, the recyclability of PP nonwoven plastic, called as ‘blue wrap,’ used for swathing surgical apparatus for the purpose of sterilization has prominently come to notice.

As part of its zero waste approach toward the management of non-hazardous waste materials, Kaiser founded Goodwill as just the right partner for reprocessing its 20 tons per year of blue wrap material generated. The recycling of blue wrap can make available pellets which find usage in carpets, plastic lumber, flowerpots, lawn furniture, wash buckets, and various other products.

Global Polypropylene (PP) Nonwoven Fabrics Market: Regional Outlook

The hygiene product classification is expected to bring in a good business for the Europe PP nonwoven fabrics market, considering the high expansion of capacity, during the forecast period. In terms of the consumption rate recorded in Europe, Germany is foretold to outshine other nations by 2024. The growth in Europe could further escalate on the back of technology upgradation witnessed in full swing in order to comply with regulatory directives.

The regional industry growth in China is anticipated to gain impetus as the country rides on the swelling disposable income of consumers and rich purchase of baby diapers, sanitary pads, and other hygiene products. As the forecast period concludes, China is foreseen to rake in a handsome revenue. Companies such as Hubei Gold (AVGOL), Toray Nantong, and PGI Suzhou have already planned to invest in business expansion in China.

However, the pick of the regional markets for PP nonwoven fabrics is the U.S. The country is predicted to strengthen its demand with a rising number of enduring applications such as automotive, geotextiles, and construction. Other factors including the elevating manufacture of hygiene products and increasing base of geriatric population are projected to raise the bar for growth in the U.S.

Global Polypropylene (PP) Nonwoven Fabrics Market: Competitive Landscape

PEGAS, ExxonMobil, Fitesa, SABIC, Mitsui, Toray, Fibetex, AVGOI, Kimberly Clark, and First Quality are some of the popular names in the world PP nonwoven fabrics market. Although the top four companies are prophesied to account for a decent aggregate share, the global market is anticipated to stay moderately fragmented. Howbeit, the trend of acquiring other players for expanding regional presence and product portfolio could make the market consolidated.

The study presents reliable qualitative and quantitative insights into:

  • Market segments and sub-segments
  • Market trends and dynamics
  • Supply and demand chain of the market
  • Market valuation (revenue and/or volume)
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  • Forces defining present and estimated future state of the competitive landscape
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The regional analysis covers:

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East and Africa

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