The global baby diaper market is expected to increase from $48.0 billion in 2015, and reach $68.2 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 5.2%. The increasing number of women in workforce, introduction of bio degradable diapers, and increased awareness about personal hygiene and growing population, are some of the factors driving the growth of the global baby diaper market. The emergence of hybrid diapers and presence of untapped markets for baby diapers are expected to give a major boost to the growth of the global baby diaper market in the future. The increasing adoption of G-diapers is expected to boost the growth of the global market, as they have become the preferred choice for mothers, due to their chlorine free and perfume free nature.
Baby diaper in the report, primarily refer to diapers worn by infants, and children who experience bedwetting or are not yet toilet trained. On an average, a baby undergoes diaper change 5 or more times a day. The delayed toilet training of children in developed countries, and growing online purchase of baby diapers are some of the trends witnessed in the global market.
Among the various products, the disposable diaper segment dominated the global market in 2015 by holding a significant amount of market share. In 2015, Europe was the largest baby diaper market. The market in Middle East & Africa is growing at a rapid pace, due to the rapid increasing urbanization in the region.
The major companies operating in the global baby diaper market include Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Procter & Gamble, Unicharm Corporation, Kao Corporation, SVENSKA CELLULOSA AKTIEBOLAGET SCA, Bumkins, Fujian Heng Group Co. Ltd., Bummis Inc., and Nobel Hygiene Pvt. Ltd.
News Courtesy: P&S Market Research