Global Seam Tapes Market 2019-2023

Global Seam Tapes Market 2019-2023

Global Seam Tapes Market: About this market

Technavio’s seam tapes market analysis considers sales from both polyurethane (PU) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Our analysis also considers the sales of seam tapes in APAC, Europe, North America, South America, and MEA. In 2018, the PU segment had a significant market share, and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Factors such as increasing demand for protective apparel from heavy work-related industries will play a significant role in the PU segment to maintain its market position. Also, our global seam tapes market report looks at factors such as an increase in demand for protective clothing, military applications increasing demand for specialty textiles, and increasing demand from developing regions. However, uncertainties in fluctuations in the prices of raw materials, slow growth of end-user industries in developed countries, and low product differentiation may hamper the growth of seam tapes industry over the forecast period.

Global Seam Tapes Market: Overview

Increasing demand for specialty textiles for military applications

Military clothing has always been an integral part of the soldier’s combat mission and has evolved with time witnessing enhancements in its features and functionalities. The applications of smart textiles not only range from camouflage, ballistic protection, and lightweight clothing for enhanced performance and mobility but also include high-tech protective gear and tents. With the increasing use of smart textiles for military applications, the demand for seam tapes will also grow. This extensive applications of smart textiles in military apparel will lead to the expansion of the global seam tapes market at a CAGR of almost 7% during the forecast period.

Innovations in the protective textile industry

User comfort and wearability are the major focus area for the market players in the protective apparel industry. Prominent protective apparel manufacturers are focusing on the development of smarter textiles and coating technology to enhance the breathability and moisture removal capabilities of their products. This development is expected to have a positive impact on the overall market growth.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive the global seam tapes market during the forecast period 2019-2023, click here.

Competitive Landscape

With the presence of a few major players, the global seam tapes market is concentrated. Technavio’s robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients improve their market position, and in line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of several few seam tapes manufacturers, that include Bemis Associates Inc., Essentra Plc, San Chemicals Ltd., Sealon, Toray Industries Inc.

Also, the seam tapes market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth. This is to help companies strategize and leverage on all forthcoming growth opportunities.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Preface
      • Table Key offerings
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global specialty chemicals market
      • Table Segments of global specialty chemicals market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2018
  • Market segmentation by material
    • Table Material - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by material
      • Table Comparison by material
    • PU - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PU - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table PU - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • PVC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PVC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table PVC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by material
      • Table Market opportunity by material
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Europe - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table North America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table South America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table MEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Crude oil prices trend 2010-2018 ($ per barrel)
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increased demand for waterproof tapes in APAC
    • Innovations in the protective textile industry
    • Development of environment-friendly polyurethane
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Bemis Associates Inc.
      • Table Bemis Associates Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table Bemis Associates Inc. - Product segments
      • Table Bemis Associates Inc. - Organizational developments
      • Table Bemis Associates Inc. - Key offerings
    • Essentra Plc
      • Table Essentra Plc - Vendor overview
      • Table Essentra Plc - Business segments
      • Table Essentra Plc - Organizational developments
      • Table Essentra Plc - Segment focus
      • Table Essentra Plc - Key offerings
    • San Chemicals Ltd.
      • Table San Chemicals Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table San Chemicals Ltd. - Product segments
      • Table San Chemicals Ltd. - Key offerings
    • Sealon
      • Table Sealon - Vendor overview
      • Table Sealon - Product segments
      • Table Sealon - Key offerings
    • Toray Industries Inc.
      • Table Toray Industries Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table Toray Industries Inc. - Business segments
      • Table Toray Industries Inc. - Organizational developments
      • Table Toray Industries Inc. - Geographic focus
      • Table Toray Industries Inc. - Segment focus
      • Table Toray Industries Inc. - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing
    • List of abbreviations
    • Definition of market positioning of vendors
      • Table Definition of market positioning of vendors
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