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Overview of the Global Market for Sanitary Towels, Tampons, Napkins and Diapers

Market Size for Sanitary Towels, Tampons, Napkins and Diapers

The global sanitary towel and diaper market reduced modestly to $X in 2021, which is down by -X% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations in certain years. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $X. From 2015 to 2021, the growth of the global market remained at a lower figure.

Production of Sanitary Towels, Tampons, Napkins and Diapers

In value terms, sanitary towel and diaper production reduced to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, production reached the peak level of $X. From 2015 to 2021, global production growth remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Production By Country

The country with the largest volume of sanitary towel and diaper production was China (X tons), accounting for X% of total volume. Moreover, sanitary towel and diaper production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India (X tons), threefold. The United States (X tons) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume in China stood at +X%. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: India (+X% per year) and the United States (+X% per year).

Exports of Sanitary Towels, Tampons, Napkins and Diapers

Exports

Global sanitary towel and diaper exports stood at X tons in 2021, leveling off at 2020 figures. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The global exports peaked in 2021 and are likely to continue growth in years to come.

In value terms, sanitary towel and diaper exports expanded to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations in certain years. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X%. The global exports peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, China (X tons), distantly followed by Turkey (X tons), Poland (X tons), the Czech Republic (X tons), Germany (X tons) and the Netherlands (X tons) were the main exporters of sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers, together achieving X% of total exports. The following exporters - Belgium (X tons), the United States (X tons), Japan (X tons), Canada (X tons), Sweden (X tons), Mexico (X tons) and France (X tons) - together made up X% of total exports.

China was also the fastest-growing in terms of the sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers exports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Mexico (+X%), the Czech Republic (+X%), Turkey (+X%), Japan (+X%), France (+X%), Canada (+X%), the Netherlands (+X%) and Belgium (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Poland, the United States and Sweden experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Germany (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. China (+X p.p.) and the Czech Republic (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the global exports, while the United States, Poland and Germany saw its share reduced by -X%, -X% and -X% from 2012 to 2021, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the largest sanitary towel and diaper supplying countries worldwide were China ($X), Germany ($X) and Poland ($X), with a combined X% share of global exports. The Czech Republic, Japan, the Netherlands, Canada, the United States, Turkey, Belgium, Mexico, Sweden and France lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X terms of the main exporting countries, Mexico, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The average sanitary towel and diaper export price stood at $X per ton in 2021, increasing by X% against the previous year. In general, the export price, however, continues to indicate a slight decrease. Over the period under review, the average export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was Germany ($X per ton), while Turkey ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Germany (+X%), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the export price figures.

Imports of Sanitary Towels, Tampons, Napkins and Diapers

Imports

In 2021, overseas purchases of sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers decreased by -X% to X tons, falling for the second consecutive year after eight years of growth. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, global imports hit record highs at X tons in 2019; afterwards, it flattened through to 2021.

In value terms, sanitary towel and diaper imports reached $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, global imports hit record highs at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

The countries with the highest levels of sanitary towel and diaper imports in 2021 were the United States (X tons), Germany (X tons), France (X tons), the UK (X tons), Belgium (X tons), Canada (X tons), Iraq (X tons), the Philippines (X tons), Russia (X tons), China (X tons), Spain (X tons) and the Netherlands (X tons), together reaching X% of total import. Australia (X tons) held a little share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the leading importing countries, was attained by the Philippines (with a CAGR of +X%), while imports for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest sanitary towel and diaper importing markets worldwide were the United States ($X), Germany ($X) and France ($X), together accounting for X% of global imports. The UK, China, Canada, Russia, Belgium, Australia, Spain, the Netherlands, Iraq and the Philippines lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X the main importing countries, China, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The average sanitary towel and diaper import price stood at $X per ton in 2021, rising by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, average import prices attained the peak figure at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was China ($X per ton), while Iraq ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China (+X%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers in the world?
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China remains the largest sanitary towel and diaper consuming country worldwide, accounting for 18% of total volume. Moreover, sanitary towel and diaper consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, threefold. The third position in this ranking was held by the United States, with a 6.6% share.
What are the largest producers of sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers in the world?
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China remains the largest sanitary towel and diaper producing country worldwide, accounting for 20% of total volume. Moreover, sanitary towel and diaper production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, threefold. The third position in this ranking was taken by the United States, with a 6% share.
What are the leading exporters of sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers in the world?
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In value terms, China, Germany and Poland constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, together comprising 30% of global exports. These countries were followed by the Czech Republic, Japan, the Netherlands, Canada, the United States, Turkey, Belgium, Mexico, Sweden and France, which together accounted for a further 42%.
What are the leading importers of sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers in the world?
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In value terms, the United States, Germany and France appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, together comprising 20% of global imports. The UK, China, Canada, Russia, Belgium, Australia, Spain, the Netherlands, Iraq and the Philippines lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 29%.
What is the average export price for sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers in the world?
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The average sanitary towel and diaper export price stood at $3,928 per ton in 2021, increasing by 2.9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for sanitary towels, tampons, napkins and diapers in the world?
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The average sanitary towel and diaper import price stood at $4,070 per ton in 2021, surging by 3.9% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global market for sanitary towel and diaper. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 13922993 - Sanitary towels, tampons and similar article of textile materials (excluding wadding)
• Prodcom 13922997 - Napkins and napkin liners for babies and similar article of textile materials (excluding wadding)
• Prodcom 17221210 - Sanitary towels and tampons, napkins and napkin liners for babies and similar sanitary articles, of wadding
• Prodcom 17221220 - Sanitary towels, tampons and similar articles of paper pulp, p aper, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibres
• Prodcom 17221230 - Napkins and napkin liners for babies and similar sanitary articles of paper pulp, paper, cellulose wadding or webs of excluding toilet paper, sanitary towels, tampons and similar articles

Data coverage:
• Global market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Global production, split by region and country
• Global trade (exports and imports)
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. GLOBAL PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. GLOBAL IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. GLOBAL EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

United States
China
Japan
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Brazil
Italy
Russian Federation
India
Canada
Australia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Mexico
Indonesia
Netherlands
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Switzerland
Sweden
Nigeria
Poland
Belgium
Argentina
Norway
Austria
Thailand
United Arab Emirates
Colombia
Denmark
South Africa
Malaysia
Israel
Singapore
Egypt
Philippines
Finland
Chile
Ireland
Pakistan
Greece
Portugal
Kazakhstan
Algeria
Czech Republic
Qatar
Peru
Romania
Vietnam
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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