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Global Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) Films Market 2015-2019

About PVA Films

PVA films are advanced films with specific advantages and are used for packaging and developing polarizer films. Their application ranges from packaging of goods such as dyes, agrochemicals, laundry, and electrical appliances to the manufacture of polarizer films for optical devices. The advantageous features of these films include dimensional stability, biodegradability, high resistance to moisture and gases, ease of use, non-toxicity, and water solubility.

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global PVA Films market to grow at a CAGR of 5.23 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The Global PVA Films market can be divided into two segments based on the type of application: Polarizer Application and Water Soluble Application. The key customers of PVA films are polarizer film manufacturers, agrochemical packagers, and detergent packagers.

TechNavio's report, Global PVA Films Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis, with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the APAC region, Europe, the MEA region, North America, and South America; it also covers the Global PVA Films market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions

  • APAC
  • Europe
  • MEA
  • North America
  • South America
Key Vendors
  • Arrow Coated Products
  • Cortec
  • Jiangmen Proudly Water-Soluble Plastic
  • Kuraray
  • Sekisui Specialty Chemicals
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Aicello
  • AMC Adsorbents
  • Changzhou Guanhui International Trading
  • KK NonWovens
  • The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry
Key Market Driver
  • Increased Adoption by Detergent Packaging Industries
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Market Challenge
  • Expensive and Difficult to Source Compared to Other Packaging Materials
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Market Trend
  • Dominant Application in Polarizers
  • 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 – Global Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) Films Market 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) Films Market 2015-2019: Arrow Coated Products Ltd., Cortec Corp., Jiangmen Proudly Water-soluble Plastic Co. Ltd., Kuraray Co. Ltd. and Sekisui Specialty Chemicals

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Aicello, AMC Adsorbents, Changzhou Guanghui International Trading, KK NonWovens and Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The increased use of PVA films in the development of polarizers propels the market growth. Polarizers are made from iodine-doped PVA films and are used in photography instruments and LCD technology as they improve the contrast ratio of touch screen displays. The growing need for polarizers in the electronic devices market is expected to lead to an increase in their demand.”

According to the report, as PVA films are water-soluble, they are increasingly being used in the unit packaging of modern-day detergents and other laundry products. The biodegradable nature and growing usage of PVA films in various applications also propels the growth of the market.



Further, the report states that the PVA Films is expensive and difficult to source compared to other materials and the same is hindering the market growth.

Companies Mentioned

Arrow Coated Products Ltd., Cortec Corp., Jiangmen Proudly Water-soluble Plastic Co. Ltd., Kuraray Co. Ltd. and Sekisui Specialty Chemicals, Aicello, AMC Adsorbents, Changzhou Guanghui International Trading, KK NonWovens and Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry.

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market overview
      • Table Segmentation of global PVA films market by application
    • Product offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market research process
    • Research methodology
      • Table Market research methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global PVA films market 2015-2019 ($ million)
    • Five forces analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Application
    • Global PVA films market by application
      • Table Global PVA films market by application 2014
      • Table Global PVA films market by application 2014-2019
      • Table Global PVA films market by application 2014-2019($ million)
    • Global PVA films market for polarizer application
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Global PVA films market for polarizer application ($ million)
        • Table Segmentation of global PVA films market for polarizer application by geography 2014
    • Global PVA films market for water-soluble application
      • Market size and forecast
        • Table Global PVA films market for water-soluble application ($ million)
        • Table Segmentation of global PVA films market for water-soluble application by geography 2014
  • Geographical Segmentation
    • Segmentation of global PVA films market by geography
      • Table Segmentation of global PVA films market by geography 2014
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
    • Table Major drivers of global PVA films market
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
    • Table Major challenges in global PVA films market
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
    • Table Major trends in global PVA films market
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Arrow
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Revenue segmentation 2014
        • Table Arrow: revenue segmentation
      • Revenue segmentation 2013 and 2014
        • Table Arrow: revenue segmentation 2013 and 2014 ($ million)
      • Geographical presence
        • Table Arrow: geographical presence
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Cortec
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Jiangmen
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Product segmentation
        • Table Jiangmen: product segmentation
      • SWOT analysis
    • Kuraray
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Kuraray: business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Kuraray: geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Sekisui Chemical
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Sekisui Chemical: business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
        • Table Sekisui Chemical: geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
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