Global demand for pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tapes is projected to rise 5.6 percent per year through 2016 to 43.5 billion square meters. The best gains are expected for polypropylene products and value added specialty tapes including foam and fiberglass types.
This study analyzes the 33.1 billion square meter world PSA tape industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2001, 2006 and 2011, and forecasts for 2016 and 2021 by tape type (e.g., carton sealing, masking, electrical and electronic, double-sided, medical), backing material (e.g., polypropylene, PVC, Paper), world region and for 22 major countries.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 43 industry competitors, including 3M, Beiersdorf and Lintec.