Tissue Paper Market

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Tissue Paper - World's Largest Markets

RatingCountry
1China
2Japan
3United States
4India
5Brazil

In value terms, China led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Japan. It was followed by the United States.

In China, the tissue paper market expanded at an average annual rate of +3.7% over the period from 2018-2020. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Japan (-5.4% per year) and the United States (+3.2% per year).

Tissue Paper Prices

Lowest Prices - FOB - Top Exporters

COUNTRY201820192020CAGR,
2018-2020
USD per ton
Russia9611005859-5.5%
Indonesia11061180904-9.6%
Turkey11831076991-8.5%
Mexico1083111711211.7%
Italy133012471159-6.6%
Spain135112091262-3.3%
Egypt1247120712831.4%
United States1275131912900.6%
France138714961325-2.3%
Canada1435147314911.9%
China1476162415833.6%
Sweden189917991644-7.0%
Germany193419051802-3.5%
Average132213021177-5.7%

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Germany ($1,802 per ton), while Russia ($859 per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2018 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Highest Prices - CIF - Top Importers

COUNTRY201820192020CAGR,
2018-2020
USD per ton
France140314441364-1.4%
Germany158115321359-7.3%
United States138813981330-2.1%
Canada1250130312730.9%
Australia144114321243-7.1%
United Kingdom120313041189-0.6%
Mexico120212321185-0.7%
Poland133112701148-7.1%
South Korea125912251135-5.1%
Saudi Arabia131412801070-9.8%
Greece126711281045-9.2%
Malaysia117211261016-6.9%
Taiwan (Chinese)12601142966-12.4%
Average134813141228-4.6%

Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major importing countries. In 2020, major importing countries recorded the following prices: in France ($1,364 per ton) and Germany ($1,359 per ton), while Taiwan (Chinese) ($966 per ton) and Malaysia ($1,016 per ton) were amongst the lowest.

From 2018 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Canada, while the other global leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

Tissue Paper - Top Importers

COUNTRY201820192020CAGR,
2018-2020
billion USD
United States0.60.50.6-1.5%
United Kingdom0.50.40.4-3.1%
Germany0.30.30.3-6.4%
Poland0.10.10.27.9%
Greece0.20.10.24.2%

In value terms, the United States ($555M), the UK ($437M) and Germany ($268M) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2020, together comprising 29% of global imports. These countries were followed by Poland, Greece, Australia, South Korea, Canada, France, Mexico, Taiwan (Chinese), Malaysia and Saudi Arabia, which together accounted for a further 29%.

South Korea recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, among the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Tissue Paper - Top Exporters

COUNTRY201820192020CAGR,
2018-2020
billion USD
Indonesia0.60.80.810.1%
Italy0.50.40.5-0.2%
China0.30.30.415.3%
Turkey0.40.30.3-14.4%
United States0.30.30.2-5.8%

In value terms, the largest tissue paper supplying countries worldwide were Indonesia ($763M), Italy ($472M) and China ($391M), together comprising 40% of global exports. These countries were followed by Turkey, the United States, Germany, Sweden, Mexico, Spain, Canada, France, Egypt and Russia, which together accounted for a further 37%.

Russia saw the highest growth rate of the value of exports, in terms of the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Tissue Paper - Market Forecast

Driven by rising demand for tissue paper worldwide, the market is expected to start an upward consumption trend over the next decade. The performance of the market is forecast to increase slightly, with an anticipated CAGR of for the period from 2020 to 2030, which is projected to bring the market volume to by the end of 2030.

Tissue Paper - Top Companies

VISY PAPER PTY. LTD., International Paper Company, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Stora Enso Oyj, UPM-Kymmene Oyj, REYNOLDS GROUP HOLDINGS LIMITED, NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES CO.,LTD., Novacki Industrial S/A, Sinar Mas Paper (China) Investment Co., Ltd., Shanghai Xinchen Paper Products Factory, HUHTAMAKI (LISBURN) LIMITED, DAIO PAPER CORPORATION, Gold East Paper (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd., Fibria Celulose S/A, Cascades Inc, Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corporation, Shan Dong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co., Ltd., OJI PAPER CO., LTD., VISY BOARD PROPERTIES PROPRIETARY LIMITED, HOKUETSU CORPORATION

Tissue Paper - Product Coverage

  • HS 4803 - Tissue, towel, napkin stock or similar; for household or sanitary uses, cellulose wadding, webs of cellulose fibres, in rolls over 36cm in width or rectangular sheets with one side exceeding 36cm when unfolded
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