Global Specialty Paper Market Size To Worth USD 38.6 Billion by 2032 | CAGR of 3.9%

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Global Specialty Paper Market Size To Worth USD 38.6 Billion by 2032

According to a research report published by Spherical Insights & Consulting, the Global Specialty Paper Market Size to grow from USD 25.2 Billion in 2022 to USD 38.6 Billion by 2032, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 3.9% during the forecast period.

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Browse key industry insights spread across 200 pages with 110 market data tables and figures & charts from the report on the : “Global Specialty Paper Market Size, Share, and COVID-19 Impact By Product (Décor Paper, Packaging Paper), By Application (Building & Construction, Industrial), by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, and Africa), Analysis and Forecast 2022 – 2032.” Get Detailed Report Description Here:

Speciality paper is a class of paper that is made for particular, specialised uses or applications, going above and beyond what is typically offered by standard printing or writing paper. Specialty papers are developed to meet specific requirements for look, usability, and performance. Increased demand for specific packing materials to protect items during delivery due to the growth of e-commerce has led to an increase in the use of speciality papers. Due to developments in digital printing technology, speciality paper now has opportunities in applications for bespoke and short-run printing. It is now possible to make specialised papers with unique attributes such as heat resistance, water resistance, and security features due to ongoing improvements in papermaking technology. looking at novel applications for specialty papers.


COVID 19 Impact

The pandemic had an effect on supply chains all across the world. For the production of specialist paper, it is essential that chemicals and pulp are readily available. Lockdowns, transit restrictions, and plant closures all caused supply chain disruptions that resulted in production delays and price increases. Demand for specialty paper changed as a result of the outbreak. While the growth of e-commerce increased demand for some sectors, including packaging and labelling, other sectors, like printing and publishing, saw declines as businesses trimmed marketing and advertising budgets. The development in e-commerce during the epidemic raised demand for packaging supplies produced from specialty papers, corrugated boxes, and mailing labels. Changes in the pricing of raw materials were the primary driver of price volatility in the speciality paper market.


The packaging industry is one of the primary drivers of the specialty paper market's expansion. Due to the continued growth of e-commerce and consumer desire for sustainable packaging options, speciality papers are in demand for distinctive and eco-friendly packaging materials. As e-commerce has grown, demand for packaging materials such as corrugated boxes, shipping labels, and flexible packaging has increased. Unique packaging designs that enhance brand awareness and product presentation are commonly made using speciality paper. Speciality papers are used in the packaging of food and beverages because they can maintain product freshness, prevent contamination, and give an aesthetically beautiful result. This sector contributes to market growth.


The demand for conventional printing and writing sheets has decreased as more people switch to digital communication and document storage. There is a drop in demand for some speciality papers as companies and consumers depend more on digital channels. Specialty papers are more expensive to make than normal sheets because they frequently require specialised methods and materials. To be competitive, manufacturers must control their production costs. The speciality paper business is cutthroat, with several producers providing comparable goods. Pricing pressures and the demand for product differentiation may result from this competitive environment.


Product Insights

Décor Paper segment holds the highest market share over the forecast period

On the basis of product, the global specialty paper market is segmented into Décor Paper, Packaging Paper, Printing Paper, Release Liner Paper, and Others. Among these, decor paper segment holds the highest market share over the forecast period. The building and furniture industries have been growing due to the increase in demand for interior furnishings, cabinets, flooring, and wall panelling. Decor paper must be used in these applications to create visually appealing and durable surfaces. Both residential and commercial structures are placing more and more emphasis on interior design and aesthetics. Décor paper is currently utilised more often to create surfaces that are both aesthetically beautiful and practical. Digital printing technology has made it easier to modify decor paper, providing designers and manufacturers more latitude to create distinctive and unique finishes for their products. Due to global urbanisation and real estate development activities, there is an increasing demand for décor paper in order to construct and adorn new buildings and spaces.


Application Insights

Printing and writing segment is dominating the market over the forecast period

Based on the application, the global specialty paper market is segmented into Building & Construction, Industrial, Printing & writing, Packaging & labeling, and Others.  Among these, printing and writing segment is dominating the market over the forecast period. The growing acceptance of aesthetics and interior design in both private and public settings has raised the need for décor paper. Finding beautiful and customised surface solutions is becoming more and more popular among businesses and homeowners. Various design options are available on decor paper, such as plain colours, abstract designs, and wood grain patterns. This design freedom appeals to both designers and architects as well as customers looking for unique and bespoke interiors. The furniture market is expanding, and décor paper is crucial to creating furniture with durable and appealing surfaces. Along with an increase in furniture demand, décor paper consumption is also rising. New designs, textures, and finishes are continually being developed by décor paper manufacturers.


Regional Insights

Europe is dominating the market over the forecast period

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Among all other regions, Europe is dominating the market with the largest market share over the forecast period. In Europe, there is a considerable market for specialist paper products. The market has a large selection of specialist paper types, including packaging paper, label paper, décor paper, security paper, and others. Speciality sheets are utilised by several businesses across Europe. Among these are the industries of building, transportation, food and drink, printing and publishing, packaging and labelling, healthcare, and others. The packaging industry in Europe is the biggest consumer of specialised papers. The demand for cutting-edge, eco-friendly packaging materials has fuelled the growth of specialty paper products designed just for this industry. In the market for luxury goods, Europe is well-represented. Speciality papers with high-end surfaces and textures are highly sought-after for luxury packaging, cosmetics, fashion, and high-end consumer goods.


North America is witnessing the fastest market growth over the forecast period. Speciality papers are utilised in many different industries in North America. Printing and publishing, healthcare, food and drink, the automobile industry, construction, and electronics are a few of these. Labelling and packaging are also included. The packaging industry in North America is the biggest consumer of specialised papers. The desire for eco-friendly packaging materials, specialised packaging, and cutting-edge designs has spurred the growth of specialty paper goods in this business. North America dominates the market for luxury goods. Speciality papers with high-end surfaces and textures are highly sought-after for luxury packaging, cosmetics, fashion, and high-end consumer goods.


List of Key Companies

  • Domtar Corporation
  • Mondi Plc.
  • Sappi Limited
  • International Paper Company
  • Nippon Paper Group, Inc
  • Stora ENSO Oyj
  • ITC Ltd
  • Munksjo Group


Market Segment

This study forecasts revenue at global, regional, and country levels from 2019 to 2032. Spherical Insights has segmented the global Specialty Paper Market based on the below-mentioned segments:


Specialty Paper Market, Product Analysis

  • Décor Paper
  • Packaging Paper
  • Printing Paper
  • Release Liner Paper
  • Others


Specialty Paper Market, Application Analysis

  • Building & Construction
  • Industrial
  • Printing & writing
  • Packaging & labelling
  • Others


Specialty Paper Market, Regional Analysis

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • Uk
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • South America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Rest of South America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Qatar
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East & Africa


About the Spherical Insights & Consulting

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