COVID-19 Economic Impact Report: Global Pressure Sensitive Tapes

The global pressure sensitive tape industry is facing a number of challenges as it deals with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. How has the macroeconomic environment changed and what does it mean for the global pressure sensitive tapes industry going forward?

Pressure Sensitive Tapes

COVID-19 Economic Impact Report: Global Pressure Sensitive Tapes looks at how the expected impact of the pandemic on the current macroeconomic environment compares to other major events since 2000, including the bursting of technology bubble, the SARS outbreak, the 2009 global downturn, and the European financial crisis. It also provides a historical view of global industry sales since 2000, a look at how the industry is being currently impacted, and estimates for global sales through 2023.

Such products are included:

  • carton sealing tape
  • masking tape
  • double-sided tape
  • other tape types (e.g., adhesive transfer, duct, electrical, surface protection, clean room medical, personal hygiene, safety)

Pressure sensitive medical tapes are included.

Excluded from the scope of the study 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 PSA labels.

Markets evaluated in the study include:

  • building and construction
  • consumer and office
  • healthcare and medical
  • manufacturing, with breakouts provided for appliances, electronics, transportation, and other industries
  • packaging and shipping

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