Global Diaper Market Report: 2014 Edition

  • January 2015
  • -
  • Koncept Analytics
  • -
  • 65 pages

The word “Hygiene” has come from the name of the Greek goddess of health, Hygieia. Hygiene is an age old concept associated with the field of medicine, personal and professional care practices and involves daily routine. Depending upon a number of parameters, hygiene can be categorized into types such as hand hygiene, respiratory hygiene, food hygiene, laundry hygiene, medical hygiene at home, personal hygiene, excessive body hygiene, culinary hygiene and personal hygiene services. In the present context, the hygiene market is covered in terms of baby diapers and adult incontinence products.

Diapers are classified into two types: disposable diapers and cloth diapers. Cloth diapers are further segmented into nine types namely; flat diaper, prefolds diaper, fitted diaper, contours diaper, shaped diaper, tie-up diaper, pocket diaper, all-in-one diaper and all-in two diaper. Adult diapers and adult absorbent briefs are the chief products of the adult incontinence product segment.

The key factors which are anticipated to drive diaper market include rising healthcare expenditure, increasing urban population, improving living and hygiene standards, acceleration global aging population, among others. Some of the noteworthy developments of this industry include wet diaper buzzer, launch of fluff less diapers, and focus on eco-friendly products, among others. However, the growth of respective industry is hindered by the barrier for pricing dynamics, social and economic barriers and negative impact on environment.

This report offers a comprehensive analysis of the global diaper industry, along with an in-depth study of the regional market including the US, China, Brazil, Europe, Japan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and India. Furthermore, market dynamics such as key trends and development; and challenges are analyzed in depth. On the contention front, the global diapers market is reined by major players namely, Procter and Gamble, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, SCA and Hengan International. The competitive landscape of the respective market, along with the company profiles of the leading players are also discussed in detail.

By combining SPSS Inc.’s data integration and analysis capabilities with our relevant findings, we have predicted the future growth of the market. We employed various significant variables that have an impact on this industry and created regression models with SPSS Base to determine the future direction of the industry. Before deploying the regression model, the relationship between several independent or predictor variables and the dependent variable was analyzed using standard SPSS output, including charts, tables and tests.

Table Of Contents

Global Diaper Market Report: 2014 Edition
1. Overview

1.1 Types of Diapers

1.1.1 Cloth Diapers
1.1.2 Disposable Diapers

1.2 Usage of Diapers

2. Hygiene and Diaper Market Analysis

2.1 Global Hygiene Market
-Market Overview
-Market Segmentation
-Developed vs. Emerging Markets

2.2 Global Diaper Market
-Market Value
-Market Growth by Segments

2.2.1 Baby Diaper Market
-Market Value
-Market Volume

2.2.2 Adult Incontinence Market
-Market Value
-Market Volume

2.3 Diaper Market - Regional Analysis

2.3.1 Baby Diaper Market by Region
-Regional Breakdown
-Diaper Usage by Region
-South and Central America
-China
-Japan
-Korea

2.3.2 Adult Incontinence Market by Region
-Regional Breakdown
-Diaper Usage by Region
-South and Central America
-China
-Japan
-Korea
-India

3. Market Dynamics

3.1 Growth Drivers

3.1.1 Rising Healthcare Expenditure
3.1.2 Increasing Urban Population
3.1.3 Improving Living and Hygiene Standards
3.1.4 Accelerating Global Aging Population
3.1.5 Improving Economic Condition
3.1.6 Decreasing Mortality Rate among Infants

3.2 Key Trends and Developments

3.2.1 Launch of Fluff-Less Diaper
3.2.2 Wet Diaper Buzzer
3.2.3 Penetration of Retail Brands
3.2.4 Focus on Eco- Friendly Products
3.2.5 Erratic Market Characteristics

3.3 Challenges

3.3.1 Negative Impact on Environment
3.3.2 Pricing Dynamics
3.3.3 Social and Economic Barriers

4. Competitive Landscape

4.1 Global Market

4.2 Regional Markets

4.2.1 The US
4.2.2 Europe
4.2.3 China
4.2.4 Japan
4.2.5 Indonesia
4.2.6 Thailand
4.2.7 Vietnam
4.2.8 India
4.2.9 Brazil

5. Company Profiles

5.1 Procter and Gamble

5.1.1 Business Overview
5.1.2 Financial Overview
5.1.3 Business Strategies
-Unremitting Focus on Innovation
-Expansion through Acquisitions

5.2 Kimberly Clark

5.2.1 Business Overview
5.2.2 Financial Overview
5.2.3 Business Strategies
-Focus on Human Resources
-Restructuring of Business Activities

5.3 SCA

5.3.1 Business Overview
5.3.2 Financial Overview
5.3.3 Business Strategies
-Focus on Innovation
-Growth through Acquisitions

5.4 Hengan International Ltd.

5.4.1 Business Overview
5.4.2 Financial Overview
5.4.3 Business Strategies
-Efficient Internal Control System
-Focus on Capacity Expansion

6. Market Outlook

6.1 Market Forecast

6.2 Forecast Methodology

6.2.1 Dependent and Independent Variables
6.2.2 Correlation Analysis
6.2.3 Regression Analysis


List of Charts

Hygiene Care Segments
Types of Diapers
Uses of Diapers
Global Hygiene Market Share by Segment (2013)
Global Hygiene Market Share of Raw Materials Used (2013)
Global Consumer Hygiene Growth - Developed vs. Emerging Markets (CAGR 2008-2013)
Global Retailer Brand Penetration for Hygiene Products by Countries
Western Europe - Retailer Brands' Hygiene Market Share by Volume (2013)
Global Diaper Market - By Value (2013)
Global Diaper Growth by Segment (1997-2008 and 2008-2020)
Global Baby Diaper Market - by Volume (2008-2013)
Global Baby Diaper Market - by Value (2008-2013)
Global Disposable Diaper - by Segment (2013)
Global Adult Diaper Market - by Volume (2012-2017E)
Global Adult Diaper Market - by Value (2008-2013)
Global Incontinence Sales Channel (2013)
Global Baby Diaper Market Size by Regions (2013)
Global Baby Diaper Usage by Geography (2013)
China's Baby Diaper Market by Price-Band (2013)
China's Baby Diaper Market by Distribution Channel (2013)
China's Nappy Pads and Diaper Sales by Volume (2008-2013)
Baby Disposable Diaper Production in Japan (2009-2014E)
Monthly Exports of Infant Disposable Diapers and Sanitary Napkins from Japan to China (May 2013- June 2014)
Monthly Exports of Infant Disposable Diapers and Sanitary Napkins from Korea to China (July 2013- July 2014)
Global Incontinence Market by Regions (2013)
Adult Incontinence Product Consumption by Geography (2012-2017E)
Global Adult Diaper Usage by Geography (2013)
Global Adult Incontinence Product Per Capita Consumption by Geography (2013)
Adult Disposable Diaper Production in Japan (2009-2014E)
Adult Diaper Sales of China (2009-2013)
Adult Diaper Sales in Korea (2011-2013)
Adult Diapers Share in India by Brand (2013)
Global Health Care Expenditure (2007-2013)
Global Urban Population (2006-2013)
Ageing Population Worldwide (2005-2013)
Global GDP (2007-2013)
Mortality Rate among Infants (per 1000 live births) (2005-2013)
Share of Private Labels in Baby Diapers Segment in Europe (2013)
Global Diaper Market Share by Company (2013)
The US Adult Incontinence Share at Retail (2013)
The US Baby Diaper Market Share by Company (2013)
Western Europe Diaper Market Share by Company (2013)
Western Europe Incontinence Care Market Share by Company (2013)
China Baby Diaper Market Share by Company (Jan-June 2014)
China Disposable Diaper Market Share by Company (Jan-June 2014)
Japan Infant-Use Disposable Diaper Market Share by Company (2013)
Japan Adult-Use Disposable Diaper Market Share by Company (2013)
Japan Incontinence Article Market Share by Company (2013)
Indonesia Disposable Diapers Market Share by Company (2013)
Thailand Disposable Diapers Market Share by Company (2013)
Vietnam Disposable Diapers Market Share by Company (2013)
India Disposable Diapers Market Share by Company (2013)
Brazil Diaper Market Share by Company (April 2013)
PandG Revenue Share by Business Segment (2014)
PandG Revenue Share by Geographic Region (2014)
PandG Revenue and Income (2009-2014)
Kimberly-Clark Revenue Share by Business Segment (2013)
Kimberly-Clark Revenue Share by Geographic Region (2013)
Kimberly-Clark Revenue and Income (2009-2013)
SCA Revenue Share by Business Segments (2013)
SCA Revenue Share by Geographic Region (2013)
SCA Revenue and Income (2009-2013)
Hengan Revenue Share by Business Segments (2013)
Hengan's Net Revenue and Profit (2009-2013)
Global Diaper Market Forecast - by Value (2010-2017E)

List of Tables

Regional Baby Diaper Market (2008-2013)
Regional Adult Diaper Market (2008-2013)
Dependent and Independent Variables (2008-2013)
Correlation Matrix
Model Summary - Coefficient of Determination
Regression Coefficients Output

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