Wipes: United States

This report forecasts US wipes demand in units and US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2018. Total demand in dollars is segmented by product in terms of wet wipes and dry wipes. Total demand in dollars is also segmented by market as follows: personal care, household care and other consumer markets, healthcare, manufacturing, and commercial and other industrial markets.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand in dollars is provided in an annual series from 2003 to 2013; demand in units and the various segments in dollars are reported at five-year intervals for 2008 and 2013. An Industry Overview section defines products and markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on raw materials, and environmental and regulatory factors.

A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product and market segment over the forecast period.

Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 27-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.

Back to Top