Characteristics of Spandex Fiber:
1. Can be stretched repeatedly and still recover to very near its original length and shape
2. Generally, can be stretched more than 500% without breaking
3. Stronger, more durable and higher retractive force than rubber
4. Lightweight, soft, smooth, supple
5. In garments, provides a combination of comfort and fit, prevents bagging and sagging
6. Heat-settable — facilitates transforming puckered fabrics into flat fabrics, or flat fabrics into permanent rounded shapes
8. Resistant to deterioration by body oils, perspiration, lotions or detergents
9. Abrasion resistant
10. When fabrics containing spandex are sewn, the needle causes little or no damage from “needle cutting” compared to the older types of elastic materials
11. Available in fiber diameters ranging from 10 denier to 2500 denier
12. Available in clear and opaque lusters.
Spandex Fiber used in industry including Apparel & Clothing and Medical & Healthcare. Report data showed that 74.82% of the Spandex Fiber market demand in Apparel & Clothing in 2016.
China is the largest production of Spandex Fiber, with a production value market share nearly 61.74% in 2016.
The second place is Korea; following China with the production value market share over 15.83%in 2016. North America is another important production market of Spandex Fiber.
Briefly speaking, in the next few years, Spandex Fiber industry will still be a relative steady industry. Sales of Spandex Fiber have brought a lot of opportunities, there will more companies enter into this industry, especially in developing countries.
The global Spandex Fiber market is valued at 5570 million US$ in 2017 and will reach 8860 million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of 6.9% during 2018-2025.
The major manufacturers covered in this report
Zhejiang Huafon Spandex Co. Ltd.
ZheJiang Huahai Machinery Group
Xinxiang Bailu Chemical Fibre Group Co. Ltd.
Asahi Kasei Corporation
Yantai Tayho Advanced materials Co. Ltd.
Jiangsu Shuangliang Spandex Co., Ltd.
Taekwang Industrial Co. Ltd.
TK Chemical Corporation
Xiamen Lilong Spandex Co., Ltd.
Geographically, this report studies the top producers and consumers, focuses on product capacity, production, value, consumption, market share and growth opportunity in these key regions, covering
Other Regions (India, Southeast Asia, Central & South America and Middle East & Africa)
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Rest of Asia-Pacific
Rest of Europe
Central & South America
Rest of South America
Middle East & Africa
Rest of Middle East & Africa
On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
Solution Dry Spinning
Solution Wet Spinning
On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including
Apparel & Clothing
Medical & Healthcare
The study objectives of this report are:
To analyze and study the global Spandex Fiber capacity, production, value, consumption, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025);
Focuses on the key Spandex Fiber manufacturers, to study the capacity, production, value, market share and development plans in future.
Focuses on the global key manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the market competition landscape, SWOT analysis.
To define, describe and forecast the market by type, application and region.
To analyze the global and key regions market potential and advantage, opportunity and challenge, restraints and risks.
To identify significant trends and factors driving or inhibiting the market growth.
To analyze the opportunities in the market for stakeholders by identifying the high growth segments.
To strategically analyze each submarket with respect to individual growth trend and their contribution to the market
To analyze competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the market
To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their growth strategies.
In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Spandex Fiber are as follows:
History Year: 2013-2017
Base Year: 2017
Estimated Year: 2018
Forecast Year 2018 to 2025
For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2017 is considered as the base year. Whenever data information was unavailable for the base year, the prior year has been considered.
Spandex Fiber Manufacturers
Spandex Fiber Distributors/Traders/Wholesalers
Spandex Fiber Subcomponent Manufacturers
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Regional and country-level analysis of the Spandex Fiber market, by end-use.
Detailed analysis and profiles of additional market players.