Global Specialty Paper Market (2021 to 2026) - Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts

27 April 2021

Dublin, April 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Specialty Paper Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to's offering.

The global specialty paper market reached a volume of 35.8 Million Tons in 2020. Specialty paper refers to a special grade of paper which possesses specific properties and characteristics. It is designed for particular uses such as printing currency notes, packing beverages, water filtration, etc. For instance, thermal paper, a kind of specialty paper, has a coating on it which provides a clear and high-definition image when exposed to heat. Owing to its properties, specialty paper finds applications in diverse industries including healthcare, construction, packaging and labelling, retail, and laundry care. Looking forward, the publisher expects the global specialty paper market to exhibit moderate growth during the next five years.

Specialty paper provides enhanced moisture retention, pH levels and hygiene which makes it suitable as a packaging material in sectors such as food and beverage, lifestyle and cosmetics. In addition, rising disposable incomes have resulted in an increase in the demand for high-quality packaging material, thereby boosting the market growth. Apart from this, busy lifestyles have increased the consumption of instant tea premix sachets which are made from specialty paper. Further, specialty paper is used in the production of masking tapes which are used to mask off walls and doorframes. Growth in the construction industry, especially in the emerging regions, has also stimulated the demand for masking tape, in turn, driving the market growth.

Market Summary:

Based on the product type, the market has been segmented into label and release papers, printing papers, flexible packaging papers, rolling papers, decor papers, banknotes and security papers, and others. Out of these, label and release papers currently account for the majority of the global market.

On the basis of raw material, the market has been divided into pulp, fillers and binders, additives, coatings and others.

The market has also been segmented on the basis of application. Packaging and labelling dominates the market followed by printing and writing, industrial use, building and construction, food service and others.

Region-wise, the market has been segmented into Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Latin America.

The competitive landscape of the market has also been examined with some of the key players being International Paper Company, Stora Enso, Nippon Paper Group, Inc, Mondi PLC., Sappi Ltd., ITC Ltd., Domtar Corporation, Glatfelter, Fedrigoni and Munksjo Group.

This report provides a deep insight into the global specialty paper market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter's five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the specialty paper industry in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global specialty paper market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global specialty paper market?
  • What are the key regions in the global specialty paper market?
  • Which are the popular product types in the global specialty paper market?
  • What are the key application segments in the global specialty paper market?
  • What are the major raw materials in the global specialty paper market?
  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the global specialty paper industry?
  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the global specialty paper industry?
  • What is the structure of the global specialty paper industry and who are the key players?
  • What is the degree of competition in the global specialty paper market?
  • How is specialty paper manufactured?

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Specialty Paper Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Price Analysis
5.4.1 Key Price Indicators
5.4.2 Price Structure
5.4.3 Margin Analysis
5.5 Market Breakup by Type
5.6 Market Breakup by Raw Material
5.7 Market Breakup by Application
5.8 Market Breakup by Region
5.9 Market Forecast
5.10 SWOT Analysis
5.10.1 Overview
5.10.2 Strengths
5.10.3 Weaknesses
5.10.4 Opportunities
5.10.5 Threats
5.11 Value Chain Analysis
5.11.1 Overview
5.11.2 Research and Development
5.11.3 Raw Material Procurement
5.11.4 Manufacturing
5.11.5 Marketing
5.11.6 Distribution
5.11.7 End-Use
5.12 Porters Five Forces Analysis
5.12.1 Overview
5.12.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
5.12.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.12.4 Degree of Competition
5.12.5 Threat of New Entrants
5.12.6 Threat of Substitutes

6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 Label and Release Papers
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Printing Papers
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast
6.3 Flexible Packaging Papers
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Market Forecast
6.4 Rolling Papers
6.4.1 Market Trends
6.4.2 Market Forecast
6.5 Decor Papers
6.5.1 Market Trends
6.5.2 Market Forecast
6.6 Banknotes and Security Papers
6.6.1 Market Trends
6.6.2 Market Forecast
6.7 Others
6.7.1 Market Trends
6.7.2 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by Raw Material
7.1 Pulp
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.2 Market Forecast
7.2 Fillers & Binders
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast
7.3 Additives
7.3.1 Market Trends
7.3.2 Market Forecast
7.4 Coatings
7.4.1 Market Trends
7.4.2 Market Forecast
7.5 Others
7.5.1 Market Trends
7.5.2 Market Forecast

8 Market Breakup by Application
8.1 Packaging and Labeling
8.1.1 Market Trends
8.1.2 Market Forecast
8.2 Printing and Writing
8.2.1 Market Trends
8.2.2 Market Forecast
8.3 Industrial Use
8.3.1 Market Trends
8.3.2 Market Forecast
8.4 Building and Construction
8.4.1 Market Trends
8.4.2 Market Forecast
8.5 Food Service
8.5.1 Market Trends
8.5.2 Market Forecast
8.6 Others
8.6.1 Market Trends
8.6.2 Market Forecast

9 Market Breakup by Region
9.1 North America
9.1.1 Market Trends
9.1.2 Market Forecast
9.2 Europe
9.2.1 Market Trends
9.2.2 Market Forecast
9.3 Asia Pacific
9.3.1 Market Trends
9.3.2 Market Forecast
9.4 Middle East and Africa
9.4.1 Market Trends
9.4.2 Market Forecast
9.5 Latin America
9.5.1 Market Trends
9.5.2 Market Forecast

10 Specialty Paper Manufacturing Process
10.1 Product Overview
10.2 Raw Material Requirements
10.3 Manufacturing Process
10.4 Key Success and Risk Factors

11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Market Structure
11.2 Key Players
11.3 Profiles of Key Players
11.3.1 International Paper Company
11.3.2 Stora Enso
11.3.3 Nippon Paper Group, Inc
11.3.4 Mondi PLC.
11.3.5 Sappi Ltd.
11.3.6 ITC Ltd.
11.3.7 Domtar Corporation
11.3.8 Glatfelter
11.3.9 Fedrigoni
11.3.10 Munksjo Group

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