About Adult Diaper
An adult diaper is a disposable diaper that consists of an absorbent pad sandwiched between two non-woven fabric sheets. The sheets are designed to prevent the leakage, improve comfort, and retain the body fluid. Manufacturing of adult diaper is a multi-step process: the absorbent pad is vacuum formed, attached with elastic fibers to bring proper shape, so that it fits around leg and crotch. Modern adult diapers and other incontinence products have brought a significant contribution and have changed the quality of life of millions of people. Pervasive in the acceptance and availability of adult diapers has provided better convenience, comfort, and skin care benefits for people affected by urinary incontinence. The introduction of modern adult diapers has improved steadily over decades through scientific advances.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Adult Diapers market in the APAC region to grow at a CAGR of 14.30 percent over the period 2014-2019.
Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Adult Diapers market in the APAC region for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of different types of adult diapers. Adult diapers can be segmented based on the types, as mentioned below:
Pad-type diapers are the most consumable diapers and are shipped in large units worldwide. Pad-type diapers are considered to be the most comfortable diapers due to their design, material, and have high position comfort. They are more suitable for people suffering from light incontinence and can be changed accordingly as per the requirements of the user.
Pants-type adult diapers are often referred to as disposable or protective underwear for people suffering from incontinence. This kind of diaper has an absorbent lining with elastic bands around waist and legs to prevent leakage. Exclusive designs for men and women are also available. However, unisex models of pants-type adult diapers are gaining popularity as they are suitable for advanced odor protection and easy disposal.
Flat-type diapers are mostly used by youth/adults as they are available in different sizes with less puffiness or thickness and are easily foldable; they are rectangular or square in size. The major advantage of flat-type diaper is the layering and inserts, which can be easily adjustable and can be used as per the need of a user.
TechNavio's report, the Adult Diapers Market in the APAC Region 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It covers the landscape of the Adult Diapers market in the APAC region and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Adult Diaper Market in the APAC 2015-2019
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Adult Diaper Market in the APAC 2015-2019: Daio Paper Corp., Kimberly-Clark Corp., Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd., Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget and Unicharm Corp.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: DSG International, First Quality Enterprises, Fu Burg Industrial, Kao, KCK Industries, Medline Industries, Ontex International and Principle Business Enterprises.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Untapped emerging markets in countries such as China, India, Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia have immense potential to grow rapidly and contribute to the market share in the APAC in the future.”
According to the report, the elderly are more susceptible to diseases that can cause incontinence. Therefore, a rise in the elderly population results in high demand for adult diapers for the management of the condition.
Further, the report states that the economic burden of UUI inhibits the growth of the adult diaper market in the APAC.
Daio Paper Corp., Kimberly-Clark Corp., Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd., Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget, Unicharm Corp., DSG International, First Quality Enterprises, Fu Burg Industrial, Kao, KCK Industries, Medline Industries, Ontex International and Principle Business Enterprises
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