Super-absorbent polymer (SAP) is a granular material with exceptional ability to absorb aqueous solutions and is widely used in hygiene products such as diapers and feminine hygiene products. In addition, SAP finds use in agriculture, construction, entertainment and personal care.
In global market, the production of Super Absorbent Polymer increases from 1637.7 K MT in 2012 to 2617.7 K MT in 2016, at a CAGR of 12.44%. In 2016, the global Super Absorbent Polymer market is led by China capturing about 23.58% of global Super Absorbent Polymer production. Europe and Japan are other main market with 19.68% and 19.60% global production share. At present, the major manufacturers of Super Absorbent Polymer are Nippon Shokubhai, BASF, Evonik Industries, Sumitomo Seika, LG Chemical and Sanyo Chemical. Nippon Shokubhai is the world leader.
The global Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) market is valued at 5930 million US$ in 2017 and will reach 11000 million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of 8.0% during 2018-2025.
The major manufacturers covered in this report
Formosa Plastics Corporation
Quanzhou BLD Science Technology
Shandong Nuoer Bio-Tech
Zhejiang Satellite Petro-chemical
Weilong Polymer Material
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 (Central & South America, Middle East & Africa)
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On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
By Application, the market can be split into
The study objectives of this report are:
To analyze and study the global Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) capacity, production, value, consumption, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025);
Focuses on the key Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) 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 Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) 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.
Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) Manufacturers
Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) Distributors/Traders/Wholesalers
Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) Subcomponent Manufacturers
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Detailed analysis and profiles of additional market players.