Global Specialty Papers Market Projections & Future Scenario Analyzed until 2027
Posted by Arslan on February 26th, 2019
The report on the specialty papers market includes valuable insights into the key trends, latest developments and growth opportunities in the specialty papers market globally. The important factors resulting in the growth of the specialty papers market along with factors hampering its growth is also provided in the report. The report also focuses on historical data, forecast, and current scenario along with market drivers in the specialty papers market.
Recyclability and Sustainability: Key Focus of Specialty Paper Manufacturers
The leading players in the specialty papers market are focusing on recyclability and sustainability to widen their consumer base. Product differentiation along with quality enhancement is a key focus area of key players in the specialty papers market.
Mondi Ltd and International Paper continue to lead the market in terms of business strength and industry attractiveness. With large presence across various countries and huge product portfolio, both companies are likely to remain dominant in the near future. Other key players are focusing on strategic partnerships and new product launches.
Mondi Ltd is also planning to change its company into single holding company under Mondi PLC. The simplification will be achieved by South African scheme of agreement where Mondi PLC will acquire Mondi Ltd. The aim of simplification is to increase transparency, enhance flexibility and remove current structure complexity.
Stora Enso Oyj has signed an agreement to acquire forest holding in Sweden by Bergvik Skog AB. The transaction is likely to be completed by the first half of 2019. The acquisition will increase the Stora Enso’s forest holding to 1.4 million hectares.
Packaging and Labeling Applications Drive Demand
The rise in e-commerce sector across various countries is driving the demand for specialty papers for packaging and labeling. With the growing demand for sustainable packaging solutions, manufacturers are offering eco-friendly papers products.
Rugged packaging is finding widespread application in pet food and other foods. This type of packaging is used for extending the shelf life, and maintaining the quality of food product. Meanwhile, the rise in the food service business, restaurants, and online food ordering business is leading to the huge demand for grease resistant papers for packaging. Paperboards with unique characteristics and different grades are widely used as medicinal, cereal, and cosmetic boxes.
Décor and Kraft Papers Demand Creating Opportunities
Décor and kraft papers are largely used as home interiors with new concepts, enhancing wall arts, furniture, lamps, and more. Wallpapers or décor papers continue to be the preferred choice for home decoration. These trends are likely to drive demand for new décor papers with advanced features such as 3D wallpapers in the coming years.
Emerging design trends in high pressure laminates and flooring industry are also influencing interior designers to use décor papers. However, with rising cost of raw materials, décor papers manufacturers are increasing the price to compensate for the high cost of raw materials.
Fluctuating Cost of Raw Materials Hampering Specialty Papers Market Growth
Managing the cost of raw materials is the top priority for specialty paper manufacturers. Strongly fluctuating raw material cost is emerging as one of the biggest challenges faced by specialty paper manufacturers. Specialty paper manufacturers are also increasing the product price, passing on the pressure of rise in raw materials cost.
Specialty papers manufacturers are also shifting to recycled fiber as raw material in specialty papers. Access to the low-cost recycled fiber is focal consideration for the specialty papers companies globally. However, implementing new technology and scale is also necessary with the use of new raw materials.
The report on the specialty papers market includes detailed profiles of all the major companies operating in the specialty papers market. The report also offers a dashboard view of the leading players in the specialty papers market. The information on the business strategies by the key players along with the SWOT analysis of each company is included in the report on the specialty papers market. Major players in the specialty Papers market are focusing on global expansion, and new product launches with advanced features. Strategic partnerships and mergers and acquisitions is also the key focus area of the companies.
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