Bath soaps are regarded as a staple commodity. Falling under the category of personnel care products, bath soaps came into use around thousands of years ago. In recent years, the use of bath soaps have reduced in some countries due to the availability of substitutes, yet they continue to be the most popular cleansing product across the world. Bath soaps currently represent a multibillion dollar industry and according to the publisher, the total revenues of the global bath soap market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020. Several factors such as growing population, increasing awareness of hygiene among consumers, value addition, premiumisation and increasing demand from emerging markets are currently fostering the growth of the global bath soap market. Looking forward, the global bath soap market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% during the forecast period (2021-2026).
This latest study "Bath Soap Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" provides a detailed insight into the global bath soap market. The report has segmented the market on the basis of major regions. Asia-Pacific currently represents the biggest market for bath soaps accounting for around 40% of the total global demand. Asia-Pacific is followed by Europe and North America. The report has also analysed some of the key players operating in bath soap market. Procter & Gamble is the largest player accounting for 15% of the total global bath soap sales. Procter & Gamble is followed by Unilever and Colgate Palmolive.
This report provides a deep insight into the global bath soap industry covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter's five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. The report also provides a comprehensive analysis for setting up a bath soap manufacturing plant. The study analyses the processing and manufacturing requirements, project cost, project funding, project economics, expected returns on investment, profit margins, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the bath soap industry in any manner.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Scope and Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Introduction 4.1 Overview 4.2 Key Industry Trends
5 Global Bath Soap Industry 5.1 Market Overview 5.2 Market Performance 5.3 Impact of COVID-19 5.4 Market Breakup by Region 5.5 Market Breakup by Product Type 5.6 Market Breakup by Form 5.7 Market Breakup by Distribution Channel 5.8 Market Forecast 5.9 SWOT Analysis 5.9.1 Overview 5.9.2 Strengths 5.9.3 Weaknesses 5.9.4 Opportunities 5.9.5 Threats 5.10 Value Chain Analysis 5.10.1 Research and Development 5.10.2 Raw Material Procurement 5.10.3 Manufacturing 5.10.4 Distribution 5.10.5 Exports 5.10.6 Retailers 5.10.7 End-Use 5.11 Porter's Five Forces Analysis 5.11.1 Overview 5.11.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers 5.11.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers 5.11.4 Degree of Competition 5.11.5 Threat of New Entrants 5.11.6 Threat of Substitutes 5.12 Price Analysis 5.12.1 Key Price Indicators 5.12.2 Price Structure 5.12.3 Margin Analysis 5.13 Key Market Drivers and Success Factors
6 Performance of Key Regions 6.1 Asia Pacific 6.1.1 Market Trends 6.1.2 Market Forecast 6.2 Europe 6.2.1 Market Trends 6.2.2 Market Forecast 6.3 North America 6.3.1 Market Trends 6.3.2 Market Forecast 6.4 Latin America 6.4.1 Market Trends 6.4.2 Market Forecast 6.5 Middle East and Africa 6.5.1 Market Trends 6.5.2 Market Forecast
7 Performance by Product Type 7.1 Premium Products 7.1.1 Market Trends 7.1.2 Market Forecast 7.2 Mass Products 7.2.1 Market Trends 7.2.2 Market Forecast
11 Bath Soap Manufacturing Process 11.1 Product Overview 11.2 Detailed Process Flow 11.3 Various Types of Unit Operations Involved 11.4 Mass Balance and Raw Material Requirements
12 Project Details, Requirements and Costs Involved 12.1 Land Requirements and Expenditures 12.2 Construction Requirements and Expenditures 12.3 Plant Layout 12.4 Plant Machinery 12.5 Raw Material Requirements and Expenditures 12.6 Raw Material and Final Product Pictures 12.7 Packaging Requirements and Expenditures 12.8 Transportation Requirements and Expenditures 12.9 Utility Requirements and Expenditures 12.10 Manpower Requirements and Expenditures 12.11 Other Capital Investments
13 Loans and Financial Assistance
14 Project Economics 14.1 Capital Cost of the Project 14.2 Techno-Economic Parameters 14.3 Product Pricing and Margins Across Various Levels of the Supply Chain 14.4 Taxation and Depreciation 14.5 Income Projections 14.6 Expenditure Projections 14.7 Financial Analysis 14.8 Profit Analysis
15 Key Player Profiles 15.1 Procter and Gamble 15.1.1 Company Overview 15.1.2 Description 15.1.3 Product Portfolio 15.1.4 SWOT 15.1.5 Financials 15.2 Unilever 15.2.1 Company Overview 15.2.2 Description 15.2.3 Product Portfolio 15.2.4 SWOT 15.2.5 Financials 15.3 Colgate Palmolive 15.3.1 Company Overview 15.3.2 Description 15.3.3 Product Portfolio 15.3.4 SWOT 15.3.5 Financials