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Specialty Paper Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

Specialty Paper Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

The global specialty paper market reached 30.5 Million Metric Tons in 2017. The market is further projected to reach a volume of 40.9 Million Metric Tons by 2023, exhibiting a CAGR of around 5% during 2018-2023. Specialty paper refers to a special grade of paper which possesses specific properties and characteristics. It is designed for particular uses such as printing currency notes, packing beverages, water filtration, etc. For instance, thermal paper, a kind of specialty paper, has a coating on it which provides a clear and high-definition image when exposed to heat. Owing to its properties, specialty paper finds applications in diverse industries including healthcare, construction, packaging and labelling, retail, and laundry care.

Specialty paper provides enhanced moisture retention, pH levels and hygiene which makes it suitable as a packaging material in sectors such as food and beverage, lifestyle and cosmetics. In addition, rising disposable incomes have resulted in an increase in the demand for high-quality packaging material, thereby boosting the market growth. Apart from this, busy lifestyles have increased the consumption of instant tea premix sachets which are made from specialty paper. Further, specialty paper is used in the production of masking tapes which are used to mask off walls and doorframes. Growth in the construction industry, especially in the emerging regions, has also stimulated the demand for masking tape, in turn, driving the market growth.

Market Summary:

Based on the product type, the market has been segmented into label and release papers, printing papers, flexible packaging papers, rolling papers, décor papers, banknotes and security papers, and others. Out of these, label and release papers currently account for the majority of the global market.
On the basis of raw material, the market has been divided into pulp, fillers and binders, additives, coatings and others.
The market has also been segmented on the basis of application. Packaging and labelling dominates the market followed by printing and writing, industrial use, building and construction, food service and others.
Region-wise, the market has been segmented into Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Latin America.
The competitive landscape of the market has also been examined with some of the key players being International Paper Company, Stora Enso, Nippon Paper Group, Inc, Mondi PLC., Sappi Ltd., ITC Ltd., Domtar Corporation, Glatfelter, Fedrigoni and Munksjo Group.

This report provides a deep insight into the global specialty paper market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the specialty paper market in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

How has the global specialty paper market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regions in the global specialty paper market?
Which are the popular product types in the global specialty paper market?
What are the key application segments in the global specialty paper market?
What are the major raw materials in the global specialty paper market?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the global specialty paper market?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the global specialty paper market?
What is the structure of the global specialty paper market and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the global specialty paper market?
How is specialty paper manufactured?


1 Preface
2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends
5 Global Specialty Paper Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Price Analysis
5.3.1 Price Indicators
5.3.2 Price Structure
5.3.3 Margin Analysis
5.4 Market Breakup by Type
5.5 Market Breakup by Raw Material
5.6 Market Breakup by Application
5.7 Market Breakup by Region
5.8 Market Forecast
5.9 SWOT Analysis
5.9.1 Overview
5.9.2 Strengths
5.9.3 Weaknesses
5.9.4 Opportunities
5.9.5 Threats
5.10 Value Chain Analysis
5.10.1 Overview
5.10.2 Research and Development
5.10.3 Raw Material Procurement
5.10.4 Manufacturing
5.10.5 Marketing
5.10.6 Distribution
5.10.7 End-Use
5.11 Porters Five Forces Analysis
5.11.1 Overview
5.11.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
5.11.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.11.4 Degree of Competition
5.11.5 Threat of New Entrants
5.11.6 Threat of Substitutes
6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 Label and Release Papers
6.2 Printing Papers
6.3 Flexible Packaging Papers
6.4 Rolling Papers
6.5 Décor Papers
6.6 Banknotes and Security Papers
6.7 Others
7 Market Breakup by Raw Material
7.1 Pulp
7.2 Fillers & Binders
7.3 Additives
7.4 Coatings
7.5 Others
8 Market Breakup by Application
8.1 Packaging and Labeling
8.2 Printing and Writing
8.3 Industrial Use
8.4 Building and Construction
8.5 Food Service
8.6 Others
9 Market Breakup by Region
9.1 North America
9.2 Europe
9.3 Asia Pacific
9.4 Middle East and Africa
9.5 Latin America
10 Specialty Paper Manufacturing Process
10.1 Product Overview
10.2 Raw Material Requirements
10.3 Manufacturing Process
10.4 Key Success and Risk Factors
11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Market Structure
11.2 Key Players
11.3 Profiles of Key Players
11.3.1 International Paper Company
11.3.2 Stora Enso
11.3.3 Nippon Paper Group, Inc
11.3.4 Mondi PLC.
11.3.5 Sappi Ltd.
11.3.6 ITC Ltd.
11.3.7 Domtar Corporation
11.3.8 Glatfelter
11.3.9 Fedrigoni
11.3.10 Munksjo Group
List of Figures
Figure 1: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010-2017
Figure 3: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Breakup by Type (in %), 2017
Figure 4: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Breakup by Raw Material (in %), 2017
Figure 5: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Breakup by Application (in %), 2017
Figure 6: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2017
Figure 7: Global: Specialty Paper Market Forecast: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2018-2023
Figure 8: Global: Specialty Paper Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 9: Global: Specialty Paper Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 10: Global: Specialty Paper Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 11: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Label and Release Papers): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 12: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Printing Papers): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 13:Global: Specialty Paper Market (Flexible Packaging Papers): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 14:Global: Specialty Paper Market (Rolling Papers): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 15:Global: Specialty Paper Market (Décor Papers): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 16:Global: Specialty Paper Market (Banknotes and Security Papers): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 17: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Other Types): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 18: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Pulp): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 19: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Fillers & Binders): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 20: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Additives): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 21: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Coatings): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 22: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Other Types of Raw Material): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 23: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Application in Packaging and Labeling): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 24: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Application in Printing and Writing): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 25: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Application in Industrial Use): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 26: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Application in Building and Construction): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 27: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Application in Food Service): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 28: Global: Specialty Paper Market (Other Applications): Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 29: Europe: Specialty Paper Market: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 30: North America: Specialty Paper Market: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 31: Asia Pacific: Specialty Paper Market: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 32: Middle East and Africa: Specialty Paper Market: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 33: Latin America: Specialty Paper Market: Sales Volume (in Million Metric Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 34: Specialty Paper Manufacturing: Process Flow
List of Tables
Table 1: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2023
Table 2: Global: Specialty Paper Market Forecast: Breakup by Type (in Million Metric Tons), 2018-2023
Table 3: Global: Specialty Paper Market Forecast: Breakup by Raw Material (in Million Metric Tons), 2018-2023
Table 4: Global: Specialty Paper Market Forecast: Breakup by Application (in Million Metric Tons), 2018-2023
Table 5: Global: Specialty Paper Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million Metric Tons), 2018-2023
Table 6: Specialty Paper: Raw Material Requirements
Table 7: Global: Specialty Paper Market Structure
Table 8: Global: Specialty Paper Market: Key Players

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