Super Absorbent Polymers Market Outlook, 2025: Growth Insights, Lucrative Segments, Major Players

9 April 2020

The "Super Absorbent Polymers (SAP) Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to's offering.

The global super absorbent polymers (SAP) market is currently witnessing strong growth. Looking forward, the market is projected to reach a value of US$ 11.8 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of nearly 6% during 2020-2025.

The growing demand from the agricultural sector, along with the rising health consciousness among consumers across the globe, represents as one of the key factors driving the growth of the market. Furthermore, increasing adoption of personal hygiene products is also providing a boost to the market growth.

There is a significant increase in the preference for fluff-less baby diapers, feminine hygiene products and adult incontinence products, which are thinner, softer and provide improved absorption. Additionally, SAPs are increasingly being utilized in the manufacturing of food packaging products, adhesives, coatings and paper, which is creating a positive outlook for the market growth.

Other factors, including rapid urbanization and extensive research and development (R&D) activities to manufacture bio-based SAPs, are projected to drive the market further in the coming years.

The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined with some of the key players being BASF, Evonik Industries, Formosa Plastics Group, Kao Corporation, LG Chem Ltd., Nippon Shokubai, Satellite Science and Technology Co. Ltd., SDP Global Co. Ltd., Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Ltd., Yixing Danson Technology Ltd. etc.

Key Questions Answered

How has the global super absorbent polymer market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regional markets?
What is the breakup of the market based on the type?
What is the breakup of the market based on the application?
What is the breakup of the market based on the production method?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the market?
What is the structure of the global super absorbent polymer market and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the market?
Key Topics Covered

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Super Absorbent Polymers Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Market Forecast

6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 Sodium Polyacrylate
6.2 Polyacrylate/Polyacrylamide Copolymer
6.3 Others

7 Market Breakup by Application
7.1 Personal Hygiene
7.2 Agriculture
7.3 Medical
7.4 Industrial
7.5 Others

8 Market Breakup by Production Method
8.1 Suspension Polymerization
8.2 Solution Polymerization
8.3 Gel Polymerization

9 Market Breakup by Region
9.1 North America
9.2 Europe
9.3 Asia-Pacific
9.4 Latin America
9.5 Middle East & Africa

10 SWOT Analysis
10.1 Overview
10.2 Strengths
10.3 Weaknesses
10.4 Opportunities
10.5 Threats

11 Value Chain Analysis

12 Porters Five Forces Analysis
12.1 Overview
12.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
12.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
12.4 Degree of Competition
12.5 Threat of New Entrants
12.6 Threat of Substitutes

13 Price Indicators

14 Competitive Landscape
14.1 Market Structure
14.2 Key Players
14.3 Profiles of Key Players
14.3.1 BASF Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
14.3.2 Evonik Industries
14.3.3 Formosa Plastics Group
14.3.4 Kao Corporation
14.3.5 LG Chem Ltd.
14.3.6 Nippon Shokubai
14.3.7 Satellite Science & Technology Co. Ltd.
14.3.8 SDP Global Co. Ltd.
14.3.9 Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Company Ltd.
14.3.10 Yixing Danson Technology

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