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Aug, 04 2023

Advancements in Paper Coating Materials Industry

Paper coating materials have a wide range of uses, applications, features, and advancements. They enhance the surface properties of paper, providing functionalities such as improved printability, smoothness, gloss, and resistance to moisture and chemicals. Paper coating materials find applications in various industries, including printing, packaging, labeling, and graphic arts. Advancements in the field include the development of eco-friendly and recyclable coatings, water-based formulations, and high-performance barrier coatings. These advancements aim to meet the growing demand for sustainable and functional paper-based products while ensuring environmental responsibility and performance excellence.

According to Data Bridge Market Research, the Paper Coating Materials Market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 4.00% in the forecast period of 2022 to 2029.

“Growing environmental concern worldwide boosts the market’s growth”

The paper coating materials market is witnessing growth due to worldwide environmental concern. As the demand for sustainable and eco-friendly solutions rises, there is a shift towards using paper-based products instead of plastic or non-recyclable materials. Paper coating materials, such as biodegradable coatings and water-based formulations, offer environmentally friendly alternatives for enhancing paper properties. These materials improve printability, surface smoothness, and moisture resistance while reducing the carbon footprint. The increasing focus on sustainability and the preference for eco-friendly options are driving the growth of the paper coating materials market.

What restraints the growth of the paper coating market?

“Growing trends of digitalization and e-commerce restraints the market’s growth”

The paper coating materials market may face restraints due to the growing trends of digitalization and e-commerce. As more businesses and consumers shift towards digital platforms for communication and transactions, the demand for printed materials, such as newspapers, magazines, and packaging, may decline. This can impact the growth of the paper coating materials market, as it relies heavily on the demand for paper-based products. However, the market can adapt by focusing on innovative coating solutions for specialty applications and diversifying into digital printing substrates to mitigate the impact of digitalization and e-commerce on traditional paper products.

Segmentation: Paper Coating Materials Market

The paper coating materials market is segmented on the basis of paper type, coating material, product and application.

  • On the basis of paper type, the paper coating materials market has been segmented into corrugated board, paperboard, specialty paper and printing paper.
  • On the basis of coating material, the paper coating materials market has been segmented into clay, kaolinite, calcium carbonate, bentonite, talc, and other coating materials.
  • On the basis of product, transportation and distribution mode, the paper coating materials market has been segmented into machine-finished coated papers, standard coated fine papers, low coat weight papers, art papers, and other products.
  • On the basis of application, the paper coating materials market has been segmented into packaging, binding, printing, corrugated boxes, and other applications.

Regional Insights: Asia-Pacific dominates the paper coating materials market

Asia-Pacific dominates the paper coating materials market owing to increasing demand from the printing and packaging industries and rising population and construction activity in emerging markets. These factors contribute to the market's expansion and create opportunities for manufacturers and suppliers of paper coating materials.

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The Prominent Key Players Operating in the Paper Coating Materials Market Include:

  • BASF SE (Germany)
  • Penford Corporation (U.S.)
  • Omya AG (Switzerland)
  • Michelman, Inc. (U.S.)
  • Archroma (Switzerland)
  • DuPont (U.S.)
  • Eastman Chemical Company (U.S.)
  • Asia Pulp & Paper (Indonesia)
  • Sinar Mas Group (Indonesia)
  • Nippon Paper Industries (Japan)
  • NewPage (U.S.)
  • Lecta Deutschland GmbH (Germany)
  • Oji Paper Company (Japan)
  • Roquette Frères (France)
  • Mondo Minerals (Netherlands)
  • Royal Avebe (Netherlands)
  • Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (U.S.)
  • Kernow Coatings (U.K.)
  • SPI Performance Coatings (U.S.)
  • EverCoat Industries Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)

Above are the key players covered in the report, to know about more and exhaustive list of paper coating materials market companies contact,

Research Methodology: Global Paper Coating Materials Market

Data collection and base year analysis are done using data collection modules with large sample sizes. The market data is analyzed and estimated using market statistical and coherent models. In addition, market share analysis and key trend analysis are the major success factors in the market report. The key research methodology used by DBMR research team is data triangulation which involves data mining, analysis of the impact of data variables on the market, and primary (industry expert) validation. Apart from this, data models include Vendor Positioning Grid, Market Time Line Analysis, Market Overview and Guide, Company Positioning Grid, Company Market Share Analysis, Standards of Measurement, Global vs Regional and Vendor Share Analysis. Please request analyst call in case of further inquiry.

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