Global & China Superabsorbent Polymers (SAP) Market Performance Examined by ResearchInChina in Its Insightful Report Available at

02 Dec 2015 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – As of 2014, the world SAP capacity exceeded 3.1 million tonnes, up by almost 12% y-o-y. The largest shares of the world SAP capacity are held by Japan, China, the US and Germany. In the year 2014, China overtook Japan in terms of SAP capacity, accounting for a share of over 27% of the global figure.

In the same year, the global SAP consumption showed an upward trend as well, registering y-o-y growth by 7.14%. The global SAP consumption growth was driven by a strong demand for hygiene products worldwide.

In 2014, the volume of the global SAP consumption reached 2,130 kt. SAP consumption in China grew by 18% and totaled 315 kt in 2014. During 2015-2018, the SAP consumption in China is anticipated to be on an upward trajectory, registering a 20% CAGR, boosted by such factors as increasing number of aged people along with implementation of the “selective two-child” policy.

EVONIK Industries, Nippon Shokubai, BASF, Sumitomo Seika Chemicals, SDP Global and Yixing Danson Technology are the top enterprises that account for big shares of world total SAP capacity.

The insightful research report “Global and China Superabsorbent Polymers (SAP) Industry Report, 2014-2018” prepared by ResearchInChina includes an all-encompassing appraisal of the current scenario in the superabsorbent polymers (SAP) market globally and in China as well as uncovers details on the historical development of the market. The report delves deep into the regional structure of the market, discloses updated supply and demand statistics and also characterises the competitive landscape. Moreover, it provides a thorough overview of the major Chinese and world SAP manufacturers and offers detailed profiles. Comprehensive forecasts for the world and Chinese SAP market up to 2018 are available in this research report.

Report Details:

Global and China Superabsorbent Polymers (SAP) Industry Report, 2014-2018
Published: July, 2015
Pages:  92
Price: US$ 2,000.00

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