Paper Chemicals Market- Global Industry Analysis and Forecast (2024-2030)

Paper Chemicals Market was valued nearly US$ 21.28 Bn. in 2023. Paper Chemicals Market size is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% & is expected to reach at US$ 29.16 Bn. by 2030.

Paper Chemicals Market Overview:

The impact of COVID-19 lock-down on industry leaders, followers, and disruptors' revenue is examined in the paper chemicals market research. Due to the circumstance that lockdown was applied differently in dissimilar places & countries, the impact differs by region & segment. The present short & long term impact on the paper chemicals market has been covered in the research, which will assist decision-makers in preparing the framework for short & long term strategies for enterprises by region.Paper Chemicals MarketTo know about the Research Methodology:- Request Free Sample Report The report's goal is to offer a thorough analysis of the paper chemicals market, with expressive insights, facts, historical data, industry-validated market data, & forecasts based on a reasonable set of assumptions and methodology. The research also aids in the comprehension of worldwide paper chemicals market dynamics and structure by defining and evaluating market segments, as well as estimating global market size. Furthermore, the research observes important companies' competitive positioning in terms of product, pricing, financial situation, product portfolio, growth strategies, & geographical presence. The study also comprises PEST analysis, PORTER's analysis, and SWOT analysis to help shareholders priorities their efforts & investments in the global paper chemicals market in the near future.

Paper Chemicals Market Trends:

The food industry's increased demand for paper products like cups, wraps, and bags, as well as the use of paper in print media like periodicals and newspapers, will drive up demand for paper. This will encourage chemical companies to create new and improved products, boosting the market's growth potential. The market should benefit from increased demand for packaging and sanitary and home paper grades. The increased demand for specialty papers in packaging and printing applications is a primary driver of the worldwide pulp and paper chemicals market's growth. The pulp and paper chemicals market is driven by increased demand for various Speciality chemicals as a result of recycling in the pulp and paper sector. The pulp and paper chemicals industry is likely to be driven by rising literacy rates, particularly in emerging nations like India, & increased demand for papers with good print quality & performance.

Paper Chemicals Market Segmentation:

During the forecast period, specialty chemicals are estimated to be the largest segment of the Paper Chemicals market by form. The growing demand for specialty paper in the packaging manufacturing for packaging of F&B products is pouring the segment's expansion. Bleaching chemicals are widely used in the paper production business to remove dark coloured lignin impurities from pulp, & to boost brightness, lighten color, reduce pitch content, & improve pulp clarity. During the forecast period, pulp chemicals is expected to be the most valuable segment. Recent capacity expansions in pulp production are mostly to blame for this segment's rise. The specialized pulp and paper business, basic chemicals like caustic soda, sodium carbonate, and mineral acids are utilised as catalysts or chelators. In current pulp bleaching, chlorine dioxide is widely used. In most situations, it is made on-site from sodium chlorate. It works by inhibiting the development of chlorinated organic molecules through oxidative processes. Chlorine dioxide is the most popular bleaching agent for the elemental chlorine-free (ECF) chemical pulp bleaching process, which is in high demand, because it provides the best product quality and produces the least pollution of all the oxidants. Pulp & Paper Chemicals demand was USD 2.8 MMT in the year 2023, & is expected to reach USD 3.99 MMT by the end of 2030, with a CAGR of 3.68 %. These chemicals are used in the paper industry to make Speciality papers which improve the functional attributes of the paper, like strength, water resistance, brightness, & color. In addition, these compounds lower the amount of energy and water used in the papermaking process. Paper waste is reduced due to the chemicals employed in the manufacturing process. The paper generated is used for a variety of purposes, including writing, labelling, packaging, and more. Cellulosic fibers & various plant resources are used to make pulp and paper. These chemicals are mostly used in the paper industry to improve the paper's performance & quality. Coating chemicals, process chemicals, functional chemicals, polymer chemicals, bleaching & RCF, pulp, pigments, and filters are among the chemicals used. Chemicals for paper and pulp are employed in the internal processes of paper production. These compounds improve paper manufacturing processes' stability, productivity, performance, and cost efficiency. Paper chemicals are used in a wide range of sectors to make a variety of papers, including packing papers, magazines, laminations, envelopes, and tissue papers. Specialty additives, fillers and coating pigments, bleaching and de-inking chemicals, and pulping chemicals are the most common applications for these chemicals. The supply chain for COVID-19 was strictly affected when it 1st appeared in the year 2020. However, with recent advancements, several global market participants are targeting and remaining committed to meeting the need for tissue papers and toilet papers from health care facilities. The Pulp and Paper Chemical market is predicted to grow even more during the forecast period, thanks to the ongoing vaccination method. Kimberly Clark Corporation, a global behemoth, recently announced that it has contributed its output to the healthcare industry in the fight against COVID-19. The pandemic also prompted the development of antimicrobial tissue products as a step forward beyond standard tissue sheets.

Regional Analysis

In the global market, APAC accounted for the biggest market share, and this trend is expected to continue over the projection period. China is a big buyer of pulp & fibre treatment chemicals such bleaching & pulping specialty, as well as deinking agents. Because it lacks pulp resources, China imports large amounts of wastepaper and paperboard to be converted into pulp. As a result, it uses the most deinking chemicals and bleaching specialists in the world. Because of the strict limitations placed by environmental agencies on the manufacturing of pulp and paper, North America is expected to increase at a slow pace. The objective of the report is to present a comprehensive analysis of the Paper Chemicals Market to the stakeholders in the industry. The past and current status of the industry with the forecasted Market size and trends are presented in the report with the analysis of complicated data in simple language. The report covers all the aspects of the industry with a dedicated study of key players that include Market leaders, followers, and new entrants. PORTER, PESTEL analysis with the potential impact of micro-economic factors of the Market have been presented in the report. External as well as internal factors that are supposed to affect the business positively or negatively have been analyzed, which will give a clear futuristic view of the industry to the decision-makers. The report also helps in understanding the Paper Chemicals Market dynamics, structure by analyzing the Market segments and project the Paper Chemicals Market size. Clear representation of competitive analysis of key players by Operation, price, financial position, Operation portfolio, growth strategies, and regional presence in the Paper Chemicals Market make the report investor’s guide.

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Report Coverage Details
Base Year: 2023 Forecast Period: 2024-2030
Historical Data: 2018 to 2023 Market Size in 2023: US $ 21.28 Bn.
Forecast Period 2024 to 2030 CAGR: 4.6% Market Size in 2030: US $ 29.16 Bn.
Segments Covered: by Form Specialty Commodity
by Type of Product Pulp Chemicals Functional Chemicals Process Chemicals
by Application Coagulation Collector pH Buffering Agent Others

Paper Chemicals Market, by Region

North America (United States, Canada and Mexico) Europe (UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Austria and Rest of Europe) Asia Pacific (China, South Korea, Japan, India, Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Rest of APAC) Middle East and Africa (South Africa, GCC, Egypt, Nigeria and Rest)

Paper Chemicals Market, Key Players:

1. Kemira Oyj 2. BASF 3. Solenis 4. Akzonobel N.V. 5. Ecolab 6. Ashland Inc. 7. Harima Chemicals Group 8. Buckman Laboratories International Inc. 9. Archroma 10.Chemisphere Paper Technologies 11.Others


1) What is the share of the Global Paper Chemicals Market in 2023? Answer: The Global Paper Chemicals Market was accounted for 21.28 Bn in the year 2023. 2) Which Form segment is dominating the Global Paper Chemicals Market? Answer: Specialty segment is the dominating Form segment in the market. 3) What are the key players in the Global Paper Chemicals Market? Answer: Kemira Oyj, BASF, Solenis, Akzonobel N.V. Ecolab, Ashland Inc., Harima Chemicals Group, Buckman Laboratories International Inc., Archroma, Chemisphere Paper Technologies. 4) Which factor acts as the driving factor for the growth of the Paper Chemicals Market? Answer: The major factors for the growth of the Global Paper Chemicals market includes the growing demand for paper products, such as cups, wraps, and baggage, from the food industry.
1. Global Paper Chemicals Market: Research Methodology 2. Global Paper Chemicals Market: Executive Summary 2.1 Market Overview and Definitions 2.1.1. Introduction to Global Paper Chemicals Market 2.2. Summary 2.2.1. Key Findings 2.2.2. Recommendations for Investors 2.2.3. Recommendations for Market Leaders 2.2.4. Recommendations for New Market Entry 3. Global Paper Chemicals Market: Competitive Analysis 3.1 MMR Competition Matrix 3.1.1. Market Structure by region 3.1.2. Competitive Benchmarking of Key Players 3.2 Consolidation in the Market 3.2.1 M&A by region 3.3 Key Developments by Companies 3.4 Market Drivers 3.5 Market Restraints 3.6 Market Opportunities 3.7 Market Challenges 3.8 Market Dynamics 3.9 PORTERS Five Forces Analysis 3.10 PESTLE 3.11 Regulatory Landscape by region • North America • Europe • Asia Pacific • The Middle East and Africa • South America 3.12 COVID-19 Impact 4. Global Paper Chemicals Market Segmentation 4.1 Global Paper Chemicals Market, by Form (2023-2030) • Specialty • Commodity 4.2 Global Paper Chemicals Market, by Type of Product (2023-2030) • Pulp Chemicals • Functional Chemicals • Process Chemicals 4.3 Global Paper Chemicals Market, by Application (2023-2030) •Coagulation Collector • pH Buffering Agent • Others 5. North America Paper Chemicals Market(2023-2030) 5.1 North America Paper Chemicals Market, by Form (2023-2030) • Specialty • Commodity 5.2 North America Paper Chemicals Market, by Type of Product (2023-2030) • Pulp Chemicals • Functional Chemicals • Process Chemicals 5.3 North America Paper Chemicals Market, by Application (2023-2030) •Coagulation Collector • pH Buffering Agent • Others 5.4 North America Paper Chemicals Market, by Country (2023-2030) • United States • Canada • Mexico 6. Europe Paper Chemicals Market (2023-2030) 6.1. European Paper Chemicals Market, by Form (2023-2030) 6.2. European Paper Chemicals Market, by Type of Product (2023-2030) 6.3. European Paper Chemicals Market, by Application (2023-2030) 6.4. European Paper Chemicals Market, by Country (2023-2030) • UK • France • Germany • Italy • Spain • Sweden • Austria • Rest Of Europe 7. Asia Pacific Paper Chemicals Market (2023-2030) 7.1. Asia Pacific Paper Chemicals Market, by Form (2023-2030) 7.2. Asia Pacific Paper Chemicals Market, by Type of Product (2023-2030) 7.3. Asia Pacific Paper Chemicals Market, by Application (2023-2030) 7.4. Asia Pacific Paper Chemicals Market, by Country (2023-2030) • China • India • Japan • South Korea • Australia • ASEAN • Rest Of APAC 8. Middle East and Africa Paper Chemicals Market (2023-2030) 8.1 Middle East and Africa Paper Chemicals Market, by Form (2023-2030) 8.2. Middle East and Africa Paper Chemicals Market, by Type of Product (2023-2030) 8.3. Middle East and Africa Paper Chemicals Market, by Application (2023-2030) 8.4. Middle East and Africa Paper Chemicals Market, by Country (2023-2030) • South Africa • GCC • Egypt • Nigeria • Rest Of ME&A 9. South America Paper Chemicals Market (2023-2030) 9.1. South America Paper Chemicals Market, by Form (2023-2030) 9.2. South America Paper Chemicals Market, by Type of Product (2023-2030) 9.3. South America Paper Chemicals Market, by Application (2023-2030) 9.4 South America Paper Chemicals Market, by Country (2023-2030) • Brazil • Argentina • Rest Of South America 10. Company Profile: Key players 10.1 Kemira Oyj 10.1.1. Company Overview 10.1.2. Financial Overview 10.1.3. Global Presence 10.1.4. Capacity Portfolio 10.1.5. Business Strategy 10.1.6. Recent Developments 10.2 BASF 10.3 Solenis 10.4 Akzonobel N.V. 10.5 Ecolab 10.6 Ashland Inc. 10.7 Harima Chemicals Group 10.8 Buckman Laboratories International Inc. 10.9 Archroma 10.10 Chemisphere Paper Technologies 10.11 Others