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Non-woven Fabrics/Textiles Market – Projected to Grow From USD 32.7 Billion in 2015 to USD 47.7 Billion by 2020

January 8, 2016
By PRN NewsWire

DUBLIN, January 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —

Research and Markets ( []) has announced the addition of the “Non-woven Fabrics/Textiles Market by Technology, Material, Function, End-Use – Forecast to 2020” [] report to their offering.

This industry projects that the market for non-woven fabrics is projected to grow from USD 32.7 Billion in 2015 to USD 47.7 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 7.86%.

The market for non-woven fabrics is growing due to innovative developments in the industrial sectors, growth in the hygiene and medical industry, and rising demand for eco-friendly and high-performing products. Increasing awareness among consumers and their pace of adopting products is one of the biggest factors that led to the increase in the demand of non-woven products, especially in the emerging Asia-Pacific and Latin American regions.

The non-woven fabrics market is segmented on the basis of material, technology, function, end-use, and region. On the basis of material, polypropylene (PP) held the largest market share, in terms of both volume and value. Spunmelt technology was the most widely used non-woven fabrics-manufacturing process among other technologies, in terms of both volume and value. In terms of function, the market is segmented into disposable and nondisposable.

The disposable function is projected to grow at the highest rate, during the review period. On the basis of end-use, the market is segmented into hygiene, wipes, construction, upholstery, filtration, automotive, and others.

On the basis of key regions, the market for non-woven fabrics is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World (RoW). The Asia-Pacific region held the largest share among all the regions in 2014. This is mainly due to emerging economies in China and India, coupled with growing applications of non-woven fabrics in the medical and automotive industries.

Companies Mentioned:

— Ahlstrom Corporation — Avintiv Inc. — E.I. du Pont De Nemours and Company — Fitesa — Freudenberg & Co. KG — Glatfelter — Johns Manville — Kimberly-Clarke Corporation — Suominen Corporation — TWE Group

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Non-Woven Fabrics Market, By Technology

8 Non-Woven Fabrics Market, By Material

9 Non-Woven Fabrics Market, By End Use

10 Non-Woven Fabrics Market, By Function

11 Non-Woven Fabrics Market, By Region

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