Improvement in productivity, print quality, and surface quality are extremely important areas of concern for paper and paperboard industries. To address these concerns, there are many solutions available in the market, such as mineral formulations that add properties like brightness, printability, opacity, and gloss to papers. Various chemicals, such as talcs and calcium carbonate are used in the making of coating pigments and superior fillers for bettering brightness and quality of papers. In the role of coating agents, these chemicals assist in enhancing printability and in offering high-end optical attributes, such as opacity and gloss. Such multiple benefits of these chemicals are expected to work in favor of the growth of the global paper processing chemicals market in the years to come.
In case of specialty papers such as colored papers and labels, these minerals better intensity of color and diminish dye demand. Extensive use of specialty paper in food packaging products comprising cups, plates, paper tubes, carryout boxes, and corrugated clamshell is likely to generate augmented demand for paper processing chemicals.
Type, application, and region are the three important parameters based on which the global Paper Processing Chemicals market has been classified.
One of the relevant and important developments of the market that gives a quick view of the dynamics pertaining to global paper processing chemicals market is mentioned as below:
Some of the prominent organizations in the global paper processing chemicals market comprise the below-mentioned:
The global paper processing chemicals market is characterized by the presence of the following restraints, drivers, and opportunities.
The consumption of paper and paperboard has been substantially impacted by digital revolution. However, changing lifestyle of people and increasing population have created new avenues for plenty of use of these products, such as paper packaging, personal hygiene tissue papers. This factor is likely to support development of the global paper processing chemicals market over the timeframe of analysis, from 2020 to 2030.
Unbleached pulp are refined to make cuts on surfaces and to roughen fibers’ surface. Pulping chemicals are utilized for improving the surface of pulps, thereby making it an important and excellent product for the paper industry.
In addition to traditional uses, paper processing chemicals find use in various tissue paper and paper napkin products. Paper napkins find use in a wide variety of accessories, home interior décor, and DIY (do it yourself) projects. Tissue papers are gaining immense popularity in hotel and restaurants, thanks to its attractive prints and refreshing deigns. Several enthusiasts of art also buy designer napkins to enhance their home décor. In addition, increased awareness about personal hygiene as well as desire for luxury lifestyle is expected to generate increased demand for napkins and tissues. This factor is likely to bolster growth of the global paper processing chemicals market over the period of analysis, from 2020 to 2030.
Asia Pacific is likely to dominate the global paper processing chemicals market over the period of analysis, from 2020 to 2030. With the strong presence of manufacturers of paper and specialty pulp in China and Japan, Asia Pacific is expected to remain at the forefront of market growth.