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Adult Diaper Market in the APAC 2015-2019

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
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 Diapers
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
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.

Key Countries

  • China
  • Japan
  • Thailand
Key Vendors
  • Daio Paper
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Nippon Paper Industries
  • Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA)
  • Unicharm
Other Prominent Vendor
  • DSG International
  • First Quality Enterprises
  • Fu Burg Industrial
  • Kao Corp
  • KCK Industries
  • Medline Industries
  • Ontex International
  • P&G
  • Principle Business Enterprises
Market Driver
  • Growing Aging Population
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Economic Burden of UUI
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Demand from Emerging Markets
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

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.

Companies Mentioned

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

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market overview
    • Product offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market research process
    • Research methodology
      • Table Market research methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Snapshot of adult diaper market in APAC
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Adult diaper market in APAC 2014-2019 ($ million)
    • Five forces analysis
  • Present and Future of Adult Diapers
    • Background
    • Social stigma
      • Table Adult diapers versus baby diapers
    • Present scenario of adult diapers
      • Table Types of adult diapers available
    • Future scenario of adult diapers
  • Key Leading Countries
    • Japan
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Adult diaper market in Japan 2014-2019 ($ million)
    • Demography of Japan
      • Table Population of Japan 2004-2014 (millions)
    • Healthcare in Japan
      • Table Social parameters in Japan (estimated values)
      • Table Share of urban population in Japan 2003-2013
    • China
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Adult diaper market in China 2014-2019 ($ million)
    • Demography of China
      • Table Elderly population in China (aged 65+) 2008-2014
      • Table Disposable income per capita in China (2005-2014)
    • Healthcare in China
      • Table Share of urban population in total billion population in China (2003-2013)
    • Thailand
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Adult diaper market in Thailand 2014-2019 ($ million)
        • Table Share of urban population in total million population in Thailand (2005-2012)
  • Specifications of Adult Diapers
    • Table Specification of adult diapers
    • Raw materials used in adult diapers
      • Table Raw materials used in adult diapers
  • Segmentation of Adult Diaper Market in APAC by Product
    • Table Segmentation of adult diaper market in APAC by product
    • Table Segmentation of adult diaper market in APAC by product 2014
    • Table Segmentation of adult diaper market in APAC by product 2019
    • Pad type adult diaper market in APAC
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Pad type adult diaper market in APAC 2014-2019 ($ million)
    • Pant type adult diaper market in APAC
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Pant type adult diaper market in APAC 2014-2019 ($ million)
    • Flat type adult diaper market in APAC
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Flat type adult diaper market in APAC 2014-2019 ($ million)
        • Table Segmentation of adult diaper market in APAC by product 2014-2019 ($ million)
        • Table Segmentation of adult diaper market in APAC by product 2014-2019
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Key news
    • Market share analysis 2014
      • Table Ranking of major vendors
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Daio Paper
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Daio Paper: business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Daio Paper: business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ million)
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Kimberly-Clark
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Key products
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Kimberly-Clark: business segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Kimberly-Clark: business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billion)
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Kimberly-Clark: geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Key developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Nippon Paper Industries
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Nippon Paper Industries: business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Nippon Paper Industries: business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billion)
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Nippon Paper Industries: geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget: business segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget: business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ million)
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget: geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Unicharm
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation 2014
        • Table Unicharm: business segmentation 2014
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Unicharm: geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • SWOT analysis
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