Market Overview

Global Industrial Fabric Market to 2023: Focus on Conveyor Belts, Transmission Belts, Protective Apparel, Automotive Carpet, & Flame Resistant Apparel


Dublin, Jan. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Industrial Fabric Market by Fiber (Polyamide, Polyester, Aramid, Composite), Application (Conveyor Belts, Transmission Belts, Protective Apparel, Automotive Carpet, Flame Resistant Apparel), and Region - Global Forecast to 2023" report has been added to's offering

The market size of industrial fabric is estimated at USD 120.94 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 153.60 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 4.9% between 2018 and 2023.

The growth of the market can be attributed to the increasing use of industrial fabrics in the automotive industry owing to the superior properties offered by these fabrics, such as high strength, rigidity, and heat resistance.

The industrial fabric market has been segmented based on application, fiber, and region. On the basis of application, the industrial fabric market has been classified into conveyor belts, transmission belts, protective apparel, automotive carpet, flame resistant apparel, and others.

Automotive carpet is one of the major applications of industrial fabric, and this application segment is estimated to dominate the overall industrial fabric market in 2018. The useful properties offered by industrial fabrics, such as tensile strength, heat resistance, chemical resistance, and controlled elongation make them ideal for use in the aforementioned applications.

On the basis of fiber, the industrial fabric market has been classified into polyamide, polyester, aramid, composite, and other fibers. These fibers offer various useful properties, such as high durability, abrasion resistance, high strength, good elasticity, and quick drying.

The polyester fiber segment is estimated to dominate the overall industrial fabric market, both in terms of value and volume, in 2018. The increasing use of aramid fiber in protective and flame resistant clothing is bolstering the growth of the aramid fiber segment of the global industrial fabric market.

APAC is estimated to be the largest market for industrial fabric in 2018. The growth of the industrial fabric market in APAC can be attributed to the expansion of the automotive end-use industry in this region. The demand for industrial fabric in different applications is expected to increase considerably owing to the increasing FDI and industrialization in APAC.

Industrial Fabric Market

Stringent government regulations pertaining to industrial fabrics restrain the industrial fabric market growth. Various regulations have been imposed by different countries regarding the manufacturing of industrial fabrics. These fabrics are subjected to various regulations in their entire ecosystem, starting from the sourcing stage, design stage, and pre-shipment stage to the manufacturing stage.

Forbo International SA (Switzerland), Ahlstrom-Munksj (Finland), Habasit AG (Switzerland), Toray Industries Inc. (Japan), ContiTech AG (Germany), Cerex Advanced Fabrics Inc.(US), W. Barnet GmbH & Co. KG (Germany), DowDuPont (US), Johns Manville (US), and Fitesa SA (Brazil) are the key players operating in the industrial fabric market. These key players offer a wide range of industrial fabrics to strengthen their competitive positions and to cater to the growing demand from various applications.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Data
2.2 Market Size Estimation
2.3 Data Triangulation
2.4 Research Assumptions
2.5 Limitations

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights
4.1 Attractive Opportunities in the Industrial Fabric Market
4.2 Industrial Fabric Market, By Fiber
4.3 Industrial Fabric Market, By Application and Region
4.4 Industrial Fabric Market, By Country

5 Market Overview
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Market Dynamics
5.2.1 Drivers Superior Properties Offered By Industrial Fabric Increasing Use Of Industrial Fabric In The Growing Automotive Industry
5.2.2 Restraints Stringent Government Regulations
5.2.3 Opportunities Potential Growth In The Filtration Application Emerging Markets In APAC
5.2.4 Challenges Reducing The Cost Of Industrial Fabric
5.3 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

6 Industrial Fabric Market, By Fiber
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Polyamide
6.3 Polyester
6.4 Aramid
6.5 Composite (Glass And Carbon Fibers)
6.6 Others

7 Industrial Fabric Market, By Application
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Conveyor Belt
7.3 Transmission Belt
7.4 Protective Apparel
7.5 Automotive Carpet
7.6 Flame Resistant Apparel
7.7 Others

8 Industrial Fabric Market, By Region
8.1 Introduction
8.2 North America
8.2.1 By Fiber
8.2.2 By Application
8.2.3 By Country US Canada
8.3 Europe
8.3.1 By Fiber
8.3.2 By Application
8.3.3 By Country Germany Italy Netherlands France Spain UK Poland
8.4 Apac
8.4.1 By Fiber
8.4.2 By Application
8.4.3 By Country China India Japan South Korea
8.5 MEA
8.5.1 By Fiber
8.5.2 By Application
8.5.3 By Country UAE Saudi Arabia South Africa
8.6 Latin America
8.6.1 By Fiber
8.6.2 By Application
8.6.3 By Country Brazil Mexico Argentina

9 Competitive Landscape
9.1 Overview
9.2 Competitive Scenario
9.2.1 New Product Development/Launch
9.2.2 Expansion
9.2.3 Acquisition
9.2.4 Agreement, Partnership & Collaboration

10 Company Profiles
10.1 Forbo International Sa
10.2 Ahlstrom-Munksj
10.3 Habasit Ag
10.4 Toray Industries, Inc.
10.5 Contitech Ag
10.6 Cerex Advanced Fabrics, Inc.
10.7 W. Barnet Gmbh & Co. Kg
10.8 Dowdupont
10.9 Johns Manville
10.10 Fitesa S.A.
10.11 G.R.Henderson Co. Textiles Ltd.
10.12 Other Companies
10.12.1 Berry Global Inc.
10.12.2 Kimberly-Clark Corporation
10.12.3 Freudenberg & Co. Kg
10.12.4 Russett Holdings
10.12.5 Beaulieu Technical Textiles
10.12.6 The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd.
10.12.7 Cbc India
10.12.8 Bridgestone Corporation
10.12.9 Zenith Rubber
10.12.10 Wovlene Tec Fab India
10.12.11 Parishudh Fibres Pvt. Ltd.
10.12.12 Sage Automotive Interiors, Inc.
10.12.13 Acme Mills

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