Global Water Soluble Film Market2015-2020: Key Players are Kuraray, Aicello, Sekisui Chemical Co, The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry & Arrow Coated Products

Jul 15, 2015, 11:50 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, July 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets( has announced the addition of the "Water Soluble Film Market for Detergent, Agrochemical, Water Treatment Chemical, Dye, Food, Packaging, Laundry Bags, Embroidery, Pharmaceutical Packaging - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020" report to their offering.

The water soluble film market has witnessed a healthy growth in the recent years, which is projected to persist in the coming years. The market is projected to register a high CAGR in the future due to its water soluble property and insolubility in other solvents. Owing to these properties, PVA/PVOH film is widely used for water soluble small dose packaging of detergents, agrochemicals, water treatment chemicals, dyes, and food. Apart from these applications, water soluble (PVA/PVOH) film is used in embroidery and laundry bag manufacturing.

Currently, North America is the biggest as well as the fastest-growing market, accounting for a significant share of around 35% of the global market in 2013. The market patterns and its various applications are continuously showing an upward trend, which is mainly due to the increasing awareness regarding the usage of green products among consumers and stringent environmental protection law. Among various applications of water soluble film, detergent packaging dominated the market with more than 37% of the total market share in 2014. Agrochemical packaging is another key application, which is expected to grow significantly, from 2015 to 2020. Other application types of water soluble film includes water treatment chemical packaging which is also expected to grow at a considerable rate in the coming years.

On the basis of application, the market has been segmented into detergent packaging, agrochemical packaging, water treatment chemical packaging, dye packaging, food packaging, embroidery, laundry bags, pharmaceutical, and others.

The key players in the water soluble film market include Kuraray Co., Ltd. (Japan), Aicello Corporation (Japan), Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd (Japan), The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co., Ltd (Japan), Arrow Coated Products Ltd. (India), and others.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Water Soluble Film Market, By Type

8 Agriculture Film Market, By Application

9 Water Soluble Film Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

- Aicello Corporation
- Amc (Uk) Ltd
- Arrow Coated Products Ltd.
- Changzhou Water Soluble Co. Ltd
- Cortec Corporation
- Jiangmen Proudly Co. Ltd.
- Kuraray Co. Ltd
- Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd
- The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co. Ltd

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