Water Soluble Films Market Research Scope
The base year of the study is 2017, with forecast done up to 2023. The study presents a thorough analysis of the competitive landscape, taking into account the market shares of the leading companies. It also provides information on unit shipments. These provide the key market participants with the necessary business intelligence and help them understand the future of the Water soluble films market. The assessment includes the forecast, an overview of the competitive structure, the market shares of the competitors, as well as the market trends, market demands, market drivers, market challenges, and product analysis. The market drivers and restraints have been assessed to fathom their impact over the forecast period. This report further identifies the key opportunities for growth while also detailing the key challenges and possible threats. The key areas of focus include the types of Water soluble films, and their specific applications in different end use industries.
Water Soluble Films Report: Industry Coverage
Water soluble films by raw material: Hemicellulose (Xylan), Polyvinyl Alcohol/PVOH, Others (includes starch and Polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP)
Applications area of Water Soluble Films: Packaging, Laundry Bags, Pharmaceuticals and others
The Water soluble films report also analyzes the major geographic regions for the market as well as the major countries for the market in these regions. The regions and countries covered in the study include:
- North America: The U.S., Canada, Mexico
- Europe: The U.K., Germany, France, , Russia, Italy, Spain, Rest of Europe
- APAC: China, Japan, Australia, South Korea, India, Rest of APAC
- Rest of the World: Middle East and Africa, South America
Water Soluble Films Market Key Players Perspective
Major water soluble films manufactures include Kuraray Co.Ltd., The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co.Ltd., Sekisui Chemical Co.Ltd., Aicello, Jiangmen Proudly Co.Ltd., and Arrow Greentech.
Water Soluble Films Market Trends
Arrow Greentech Ltd., has in-licensed the technology for biodegradable bio plastics from Sphere, France that is compliant with the European standards. It is 100% bio-compostable, made from renewable plant resources (potato starch, polylactic acid and many others), and has a diverse range of applications such as garbage bags, disposable dishes and carrier bags.
Kuraray has expanded further to the U.S. with the acquisition of the vinyl acetate related business of DuPont in 2014, securing a U.S production base operated by Kuraray America, Inc.