INDA publishes new edition of North American Nonwovens Industry Outlook Report

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, has released North American Nonwovens Industry Outlook 2022-2027, a new report with demand data for 2017–2022, and forecasts to 2027.

The report, which has been redesigned to support strategic business planning and decision-making, provides analysis across all nonwoven end-use markets, providing a comprehensive view of the total North American nonwovens industry. This report covers disposable, filtration, wipes, medical and other applications. The projections in the report were made by analyzing current market trends and drivers to highlight the market potential in terms of dollar value, units, and volume in both square meters and tonnage.

Tony Fragnito, INDA’s president, said: “This report provides insights on nonwoven demand in the short-life and long-life market segments. The intelligence included in this report is critical for business leaders who manage the assets or operational planning for their organization.”

Mark Snider, INDA’s Chief Market & Research Analyst, said: “The nonwovens industry is constantly evolving and innovating. That makes this industry an attractive option for investments and growth. This report will help guide current players and future investors with their business strategies.”

A companion report, North American Nonwoven Materials Annual Study, was released in May 2023 and includes capacity, production, and trade flow data.