The market for non-woven fabrics is projected to grow from USD 32.7 Billion in 2015 to reach USD 47.7 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 7.86%. The segments considered for this report are based on material, technology, function, end use, and region. On the basis of material, polypropylene accounted for the largest market share, in terms of both volume and value, among all raw materials for non-woven fabrics. The spunmelt technology accounted for the largest share of the market, in terms of both volume and value. In terms of function, the market is segmented into disposable and nondisposable. In 2014, the end-use segment was dominated by the hygiene sector followed by construction and wipes sectors. The final segment, that is, the region, consists of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World (RoW). The base year considered for the study is 2014 and the market size is projected from 2015 to 2020.
Technical textile manufacturers
Non-woven fabrics manufacturers
Scope of the Report
The research report segments non-woven fabrics into the following submarkets:
PET (polyethylene terephthalate)
Others (binder resins, additive, other polymer and fibers)
Other technologies (electrostatic spinning, flashspun)