Pressure Sensitive Tapes: United States

This report forecasts to 2023 US pressure sensitive tape demand and production in square meters. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: carton sealing tape; masking tape; double-sided tape; and other products such as adhesive transfer tape, duct tape, and electrical tape. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: packaging and shipping; manufacturing; building and construction; consumer and office; healthcare and medical; and other markets such as automotive aftermarket, museums, and schools.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in annual series from 2008 to 2018; production and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2008, 2013, and 2018.

Excluded from the scope of this report are water-activated/gummed, heat-activated, and other non-pressure sensitive tapes; related pressure sensitive items such as adhesive bandages and medical patches, pipeline tapes, contact papers, and protective films; and pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) labels. Please note that pressure sensitive medical tapes are included.

For markets, a given tape is included in the application in which it is used. For example, manufacturing tapes include PSA tapes that are used in joining, sealing, protecting, and mounting various components. When this product is packaged for sale (such as an appliance being placed in a box), this is considered to be the packaging and shipping market.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading suppliers, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
313230 Nonwoven Fabric Mills
322222 Coated and Laminated Paper Mfg
325520 Adhesive Mfg
339113 Surgical Appliance and Supplies Mfg

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