Global Super Absorbent Polymer Market Overview

Superabsorbent Polymers (SAPs) are materials that have the capability to soak up and hold large volumes of water and aqueous solutions. This makes them perfect for use in water absorbing applications such as baby diapers, adult incontinence pads, sanitary napkins, absorbent medical dressings and controlled release medium.

The Global SAP market size was valued at US$ 4.5 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach US$ 6 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 5.9% during the forecast period. Increase in health standards, positive growth in infant birth rate are stirring up the demand of baby diapers, which in turn provide zest to SAP market. Also, increasing awareness about personal hygiene among females, elevating incomes, aging population, availability of sanitary napkins at an affordable price, economic affluence and improvement of the healthcare sector are also major factors which boosts the demand of sanitary napkins and adult incontinence pads which in turn drives the market during forecasted period.

Based on the end-use analysis of SAP, its market is divided into following applications:
1)- Baby Diapers 2)- Medical Products 3)- Sanitary Napkins 4)- Adult Incontinence Pads
Personal hygiene is currently the largest end-use sector of SAP which constitutes baby diapers, sanitary napkins and adult diapers. This sector contributes to more than 90% of demand SAP globally backed by factors such increasing infant & geriatric population, growth in knowledge regarding personal hygiene among women etc.

China and North-East Asia are the largest producers of SAP with an annual production share of around 60% of the total global production. Among the different regions of the world, Europe & China are the significant revenue precipitator for the market of Super Absorbent Polymer as they generate a demand of around 60% on a global scale. They will remain global leaders during the forecasting period i.e during 2019-2023. Among other regions, Indian Sub-Continent is anticipated to record highest growth in the demand of SAP due to the presence of developing economies such as India. Increasing Population along with growing awareness regarding personal hygiene will remain prominent factors for augmentation of demand for SAP in the developing economies.

BASF, Evonik, Nippon Shakubai, Sumitomo Seika, Formosa Plastics, Danson, LG Chemicals, TASNEE-Evonik, are the major global manufacturers of SAP holding a production capacity of more than 90% of the total global installed capacity.

This report covers the global scenario on Super Absorbent Polymer Industry, Region-wise Supply Demand Analysis and Future Demand Projections for Africa, South America, North America, Indian Subcontinent, North East Asia, China, South East Asia, Middle East, Europe, and Australia. For Indian scenario this report covers major producers, Supply, Demand, Market Drivers and Future Projection.

Part I: Global Scenario

  1. The Product
    1. SAP Definition
    2. SAP Classification
    3. SAP Application
    4. SAP Market Share Analysis
  2. SAP Up and Down Stream Industry Analysis
    1. Upstream Raw Material Analysis
    2. Down Stream Market Analysis
    3. Down Stream Demand Analysis
    4. Down Stream Market Trend Analysis
  3. SAP Industry Development Overview
    1. SAP Global Market Analysis
    2. SAP Global Import Market Analysis
    3. SAP Global Export Market Analysis
    4. SAP Global Main Region Market Analysis
  4. Global SAP Productions Supply Demand Market Status
    1. 2014-2019 SAP Production Overview
    2. 2014-2019 SAP Production Market Share Analysis
    3. 2014-2019 SAP Demand Overview
    4. 2014-2019 SAP Supply Demand
    5. 2014-2019 SAP Import Export Consumption
  5. Global SAP Industry Development Trend and Forecast
    1. 2019-2023 SAP Production Overview
    2. 2019-2023 SAP Production Market Share Analysis
    3. 2019-2023 SAP Demand Overview
    4. 2019-2023 SAP Supply Demand
    5. 2019-2023 SAP Import Export Consumption

Part II: Indian Scenario

  1. SAP Industry Overview
    1. SAP Product Development History
    2. SAP Market Development Trend
  2. India SAP Productions Supply Demand Market Status and Forecast
    1. 2014-2019 SAP Production Overview
    2. 2014-2019 SAP Production Market Share Analysis
    3. 2014-2019 SAP Demand Overview
    4. 2014-2019 SAP Supply Demand
    5. 2014-2019 SAP Import Export Consumption
  3. Key Manufacturers Profiling / Analysis
    1. Company
    2. Company Profile
    3. Capacity and Production
  4. India SAP Industry Development Trend
    1. 2019-2023 SAP Production Overview
    2. 2019-2023 SAP Production Market Share Analysis
    3. 2019-2023 SAP Demand Overview
    4. 2019-2023 SAP Supply Demand
    5. 2019-2023 SAP Import Export Consumption