Cellulose Nanofibers Market Gains Fast Traction in Japan, According to New Future Markets Report Published at MarketPublishers.com21 Feb 2017 • by Natalie Aster
LONDON – Cellulose nanofibers represent the lion’s portion of the total nanocellulose market, capturing a share of more than 90%. The majority of dominant paper makers, faced with decreased demand for paper are aiming at putting to use the outstanding properties of cellulose nanofibers.
The market is gaining fast traction in Japan with big paper manufacturing companies like Nippon Paper and Oji Holdings setting up multi-ton cellulose nanofiber manufacturing facilities. Japanese top chemicals firm, Asahi Kasei Corporation, has recently announced plans to produce cellulose nanofiber, with trial production commencing next year. A number of facilities have also been created in Europe (primarily Nordic countries), Canada and the USA. The products are ready for commercial trials and will likely find broader use in packaging and composites in the years to come.
American Process, Innventia AB, Daiichi Kogyo, Chuetsu Pulp & Paper Daicel, Nippon Paper, Sugino Machine, Seiko PMC, Oji Holdings and StoraEnso, amid others, are the leading players in the marketplace.
New research report “The Global Market for Cellulose Nanofibers” elaborated by Future Markets offers a comprehensive guide to the market on a global level.
The research provides insights into the production capacities, an overview of the current products. It sheds light on the stage of commercialisation for cellulose nanofiber applications by company; canvasses the key market drivers, technical challenges and trends, by target markets. The report offers a profound market evaluation of opportunities for cellulose nanofibers comprising prospective revenues, rates of growth, prices, potential applications and market challenges. Furthermore, the study offers profiling of the dominant companies, comprising capacities, products, manufacturing processes and trading activities. The report takes a look at the regional initiatives and government funding, cellulose nanofibers market structure, standards and regulations, a SWOT analysis for cellulose nanofibers. Market size data and forecasts are provided from 2014 through to 2021-end.
More new research studies by Future Markets can be found at its page.