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Staples PP (Polypropylene) Nonwoven Fabric Market Analysis By Application (Hygiene, Industrial, Medical, Geotextiles, Furniture, Carpet, Agriculture) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

Staples PP (Polypropylene) Nonwoven Fabric Market Analysis By Application (Hygiene, Industrial, Medical, Geotextiles, Furniture, Carpet, Agriculture) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

The global staples PP nonwoven fabric market is expected to reach USD 9.02 billion by 2020. Growing baby diapers and adult incontinence products demand is expected to drive global staples PP nonwoven fabric market over the next six years. Increasing staples PP nonwoven fabrics penetration in automotive and industrial applications is also expected to have a positive influence on the market growth. Increasing healthcare expenditure in emerging markets of China and India prompted the demand for protective medical apparel which is further expected to impact the market growth. Volatile price of polypropylene is expected to remain a key challenge for market participants.

Hygiene was the largest application segment and accounted for 37.5% of the total market volume in 2013. Increasing geriatric population base particularly in the U.S., Japan, and Western Europe is expected to remain key driver for this segment. High birthrates in North African countries and Middle East coupled with increasing baby diaper usage in Southeast Asian countries are also expected to have a positive impact on the segment growth. Medical is expected to witness the highest growth rate of 7.7% from 2014 to 2020. Presence of sophisticated healthcare system in developed economies of U.S. and Europe coupled with increasing healthcare expenditure in South American and Asian countries is expected to drive this segment.

Further key findings from the study suggest:

Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand was 1,949.2 kilo tons in 2013 and is expected to reach 3,103.9 kilo tons by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 6.9% from 2014 to 2020.

Asia Pacific emerged as the largest regional staples PP nonwoven fabric market and accounted for over 40% of the total market volume in 2013. Growing baby diapers demand in India and China coupled with increasing investment from companies such as Kimberly-Clark in these countries is expected to remain a key driving factor for the regional market.

Middle East is expected to witness significant growth in demand for staples PP nonwoven fabrics. The region is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 9.4% from 2014 to 2020.

Global staples PP nonwoven fabric market is dominated with top multinational corporations. Market has been witnessed frequent M&A activities in the recent past. Major companies adopt this strategy in order to reduce competition and gain market share. Some of the major companies operating in the global market include Fibertex, Kimberly-Clark, First Quality, Toray Industries, Mitsui, Fiberweb and Polymer Group Inc.

For the purpose of this study, Grand View Research has segmented the staples PP nonwoven fabric market on the basis of application and region:

Global Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Application Outlook (Volume, Kilo Tons; Revenue, USD Million, 2012 - 2020)

  • Hygiene
  • Baby Diapers
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Adult Incontinence Products
  • Wipes
  • Industrial
  • Medical
  • Geotextiles
  • Furniture
  • Carpet
  • Agriculture
  • Others
Global Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Regional Outlook (Volume Kilo Tons; Revenue, USD Million, 2012 - 2020)
  • North America
  • Western Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • China
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Southeast Asia
  • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
  • RoW


Chapter 1 Executive Summary
1.1 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric – Industry Summary & Critical Success Factors (CSFs)
Chapter 2 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Industry Outlook
2.1 Market Segmentation
2.2 Market Size and Growth Prospects
2.3 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Value Chain Analysis
2.4 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Market Dynamics
2.4.1 Market driver analysis
2.4.1.1 Increasing birth rate
2.4.1.2 Increasing market penetration for durable applications
2.4.2 Market restraint analysis
2.4.2.1 Stringent regulatory scenario
2.4.2.2 Volatility in raw material prices
2.5 Key Opportunities Prioritized
2.6 Industry Analysis - Porter's
2.7 PP Nonwoven Fabric - Company Market Share Analysis
2.8 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric - PESTEL Analysis
Chapter 3 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Application Outlook
3.1 Hygiene
3.1.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.1 Baby Diapers
3.1.2.1.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.1.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.2 Feminine Hygiene Products
3.1.2.2.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.2.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.3 Adult Incontinence
3.1.2.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.3.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.4 Wipes
3.1.2.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.2.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.1.3 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.2 Industrial
3.2.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.2.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.3 Medical
3.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.3.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.4 Geotextiles
3.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.4.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.5 Furniture
3.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.5.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.6 Carpet
3.6.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.6.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.7 Agriculture
3.7.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.7.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.8 Other
3.8.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
3.8.2 Market estimates and forecast by region, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
Chapter 4 Staples PP Nonwoven Fabric Regional Outlook
4.1 North America
4.1.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.1.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.2 Western Europe
4.2.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.2.2 Market estimates and forecast by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3 Asia Pacific
4.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.2 Market estimates and forecast by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.3 China
4.3.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.3.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons)
4.3.4 Japan
4.3.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons)
4.3.5 Korea
4.3.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons)
4.3.6 Southeast Asia
4.3.6.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.6.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons)
4.3.7 Rest of Asia Pacific
4.3.7.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.7.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons)
4.4 Middle East
4.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.5 RoW
4.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by hygiene application, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
Chapter 5 Competitive Landscape
5.1 Kimberly-Clark
5.1.1 Company Overview
5.1.2 Financial Performance
5.1.3 Product Benchmarking
5.1.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.2 Fiberweb
5.2.1 Company Overview
5.2.2 Financial Performance
5.2.3 Product Benchmarking
5.2.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.3 PGI
5.3.1 Company Overview
5.3.2 Financial Performance
5.3.3 Product Benchmarking
5.3.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.4 AVGOL
5.4.1 Company Overview
5.4.2 Financial Performance
5.4.3 Product Benchmarking
5.4.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.5 First Quality
5.5.1 Company Overview
5.5.2 Financial Performance
5.5.3 Product Benchmarking
5.5.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.6 Providencia
5.6.1 Company Overview
5.6.2 Financial Performance
5.6.3 Product Benchmarking
5.6.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.7 PEGAS
5.7.1 Company Overview
5.7.2 Financial Performance
5.7.3 Product Benchmarking
5.7.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.8 Fibertex
5.8.1 Company Overview
5.8.2 Financial Performance
5.8.3 Product Benchmarking
5.8.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.9 Mistui
5.9.1 Company Overview
5.9.2 Financial Performance
5.9.3 Product Benchmarking
5.9.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.10 Fitesa
5.10.1 Company Overview
5.10.2 Financial Performance
5.10.3 Product Benchmarking
5.10.4 Strategic Initiatives
5.11 Toray
5.11.1 Company Overview
5.11.2 Financial Performance
5.11.3 Product Benchmarking
5.11.4 Strategic Initiatives
Chapter 6 Methodology & Scope
6.1 Research Methodology
6.2 Research Scope & Assumptions
6.3 List of Data Sources
List of Tables
1. Staples PP nonwoven fabric – Industry Summary & Critical Success Factors (CSFs)
2. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume and revenue, 2012 - 2020
3. Staples PP nonwoven fabric – Key driver analysis
4. Staples PP nonwoven fabric – Key restraint analysis
5. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from hygiene, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
6. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from baby diapers, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
7. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from feminine hygiene products, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
8. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from adult incontinence, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
9. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from wipes, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
10. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from industrial, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
11. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from medical, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
12. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from geotextiles, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
13. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from furniture, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
14. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from carpet, 012-2020 (volume & revenue)
15. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from agriculture, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
16. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from other industries, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
17. North America staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume, by application, 2012 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)
18. North America staples PP nonwoven fabric market revenue, by application, 2012 - 2020 (USD Million)
19. Western Europe staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume, by application, 2012 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)
20. Western Europe staples PP nonwoven fabric market revenue, by application, 2012 - 2020 (USD Million)
21. Asia Pacific staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume, by application, 2012 - 2020 (Kilo tons)
22. Asia Pacific staples PP nonwoven fabric market revenue, by application, 2012 - 2020 (USD Million)
23. Middle East staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume, by application, 2012 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)
24. Middle East staples PP nonwoven fabric market revenue, by application, 2012 - 2020 (USD Million)
25. RoW staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume, by applications, 2012 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)
26. RoW staples PP nonwoven fabric market revenue, by applications, 2012 - 2020 (USD Million)
List of Figures
1. Staples PP nonwoven fabric market segmentation
2. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric market (Volume & Revenue), 2012 - 2020
3. Staples PP nonwoven fabric - Value chain analysis
4. Staples PP nonwoven fabric - Market dynamics
5. Staples PP nonwoven fabric - Company market share analysis, 2013
6. Key opportunities prioritized
7. Industry analysis - Porter's
8. Staples PP nonwoven fabric PESTEL analysis, 2013
9. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume share, by application, 2012 & 2020
10. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from hygiene, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
11. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from baby diapers, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
12. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from feminine hygiene products, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
13. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from adult incontinence, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
14. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from wipes, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
15. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from industrial, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
16. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from medical, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
17. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from geotextiles, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
18. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from furniture, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
19. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from carpet, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
20. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from agriculture, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
21. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric demand from other industries, 2012-2020 (volume & revenue)
22. Global staples PP nonwoven fabric market volume share, by region, 2012 & 2020
23. North America staples PP nonwoven fabric market estimates and forecast, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD million)
24. Western Europe staples PP nonwoven fabric market estimates and forecast, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD million)
25. Asia Pacific staples PP nonwoven fabric market estimates and forecast, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD million)
26. Middle East staples PP nonwoven fabric market estimates and forecast, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD million)
27. RoW staples PP nonwoven fabric market estimates and forecast, 2012-2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD million)

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