The North America superabsorbent polymers market size was USD XX Billion in 2022 and is likely to reach USD XX Billion by 2031, expanding at a CAGR of 6% during 2023–2031. Growth of the market is attributed to rising hygiene awareness.
Superabsorbent polymers are water-absorbing polymers used in a variety of industries including agriculture, disposable hygiene, horticulture, pharmaceuticals, and others. SAPs, as a bio-product, are ground-breaking solutions to rising chemical usage. The diaper and sanitary napkin industries use SAP because it can absorb a large amount of aqueous, water, and menstrual fluid. Hydrogel is being used to treat wastewater. Growing population and technological advancements have created a high opportunity for the SAP market to expand steadily.
North America Superabsorbent Polymers Market Trends, Drivers, Restraints, and Opportunities
The market is expected to be driven by rising hygiene awareness.
The market is being fueled by an increase in demand from the sanitary industry.
High raw material cost and availability of raw material is estimated to hinder the market growth.
Increased investment in the development of bio-based superabsorbent polymers is expected to create enormous opportunities for market participants.
Scope of North America Superabsorbent Polymers Market Report
The report on the North America superabsorbent polymers market includes an assessment of the market, trends, segments, and regional markets. Overview and dynamics have also been included in the report.
North America Superabsorbent Polymers Market - Industry Analysis, Growth, Share, Size, Trends, and Forecast
Types (Acrylic Acid Based, Polyacrylamide, and Others), Applications (Feminine Hygiene, Agriculture Support, Baby Diapers, Adult Incontinence Products, and Others)
United States, Canada, Mexico, and Rest of North America
Company Share, Market Analysis and Size, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends, and Revenue Forecast
Key Players Covered in the Report
BASF SE; ADM; Wanhua Chemical Group Co., Ltd.; Kao Corporation; and Evonik Industries AG
North America Superabsorbent Polymers Market Segment Insights
The polyacrylamide segment holds a major market share
Based on types, the North America superabsorbent polymers market is segregated into acrylic acid based, polyacrylamide, and others. The polyacrylamide segment is expected to hold a major market share. Growth of the market is driven primarily by increased adoption in commercial industries such as agriculture, construction, personal hygiene, and packaging.
The baby diapers segment is anticipated to expand during the forecast period
On the basis of applications, the North America superabsorbent polymers market is segregated into feminine hygiene, agriculture support, baby diapers, adult incontinence products, and others. The baby diapers segment is projected to expand at a rapid pace. Newborn diapers absorb liquids and keep them confined. Super absorbent disposable baby diapers, when compared to cloth diapers are complex, well-engineered goods that offer a variety of benefits, including convenience, comfort, outstanding leakage protection, better cleanliness, and skin care. The development of superabsorbent polymers boosted the baby diapers segments, and currently it holds 70% of the region's superabsorbent polymer market.
The market in US is projected to hold a major market share
In terms of regions, the North America superabsorbent polymers market is classified as United States, Canada, Mexico, and Rest of North America. The United States is anticipated to dominate the market. Due to high hygiene awareness among the population, growing living standards, and middle-class income, the market for super absorbent polymer in applications like as baby diapers, sanitary napkins, and adult incontinence products is estimated to grow. The US government is working to encourage women to practice feminine hygiene and other related practices.
The North America superabsorbent polymers market is segmented on the basis of
- Acrylic Acid Based
- Feminine Hygiene
- Agriculture Support
- Baby Diapers
- Adult Incontinence Products
- United States
- Rest of North America
- BASF SE
- Wanhua Chemical Group Co., Ltd.
- Kao Corporation
- Evonik Industries AG
Major players in the North America superabsorbent polymers market include BASF SE, ADM, Wanhua Chemical Group Co., Ltd., Kao Corporation, and Evonik Industries AG.
Some of these players are using several market strategies such as acquisitions, merger, collaborations, partnerships, capacity expansion, and product launches to enhance their market shares and to generate revenue and raise their production line of the business in the coming years.