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Printing inks are liquids that contain pigments or dyes that are used to produce images, text and designs with a printing machine. They are widely used in letterpress and lithographic printing.
The largest geographic markets by consumption in the prinitng inks sector are Asia and the Americas. Asia was the largest region in the printing inks market in 2016, accounting for 50% market share. Asia is the largest market because its sustained economic growth rate is leading to increasing demand for consumer goods, e-commerce, and packaged food which ultimately drive the printing inks industry.
The introduction of UV curable inks has increased automation in industries associated with manufacturing. UV curable inks do not contain any solvents that require evaporation during curing. UV curable inks have become an alternative for water-based inks due to their ability to fit over different substrates. They are widely used in the printing, publication and medical industries. According to a report by Adhesives Magazine, the UV curable inks market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.7% during 2015-20.
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The global printing inks market has been estimated at USD 56.11 billion in 2016 and is projected to reach USD 72.02 billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR of 5.12% during the forecast period, 2016 to 2021. ...
China’s demand for Printing Inks has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next decade, both production and demand will continue to grow. The Chinese economy maintains a high speed growth ...
About Packaging Print Inks Printing inks can be liquids or pastes that contain essential components such as pigments, resins, solvents, and additives (lubricants, solubilizers, surfactants, and fluorescents). ...