According to the statement issued by the experts, the global low migration inks market is likely to grow at a higher CAGR for the duration of prediction. These inks are used in packaging, in which undesirable passage of chemicals from inks to materials wrapped is checked. Passage of inks from the printed part to the part where there is no printing done can occur due to physical or gaseous movement.
Physical moving of the ink is described as permeation of the ink above a substrate from the in print coat to the non-printed side of the packaging. Substrates could be composed of metal, paper, and plastic. Humid transfer could take place by evaporation of instable materials in the ink through heating up, mainly in the foodstuff goods, in their exclusive stuffing. Low migration inks do not contain chemicals that interrupt well-being, palate, aroma, appearance of the product present inside the wrapper.
The low migration inks find their applications in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and foodstuff & beverages. The application sector of foodstuff & beverages is accountable for principal share of the global market for low migration inks. Development in the awareness concerning the problems of the relocation of inks in pharmacological, wrapped foodstuff and cosmetics & personal care products is advancing the demand for this category of ink.
The global low migration inks market can be segmented by End Use Industry, Printing Process, Substrate and Region. By Substrate it can be segmented as Metals, Flexible Paper, Corrugated Boxes, Folding Cartons, Flexible films, and others.
By End Use Industry it can be segmented as Cosmetics & Personal Care, Foodstuff & Beverages, Pharmaceutical, and others. The subdivision of foodstuff & Beverages is responsible for the biggest share and this inclination is likely to continue for the duration of the forecast. A number of guidelines for packing and labeling on foodstuff & Beverages manufacturing necessitate low migration inks above regular inks.
By Printing Process it can be segmented as Digital, Flexography, Offset, Gravure, Lithographic Offset, Screen Printing, and others. The subdivision of Flexography is best-suited for the application of packing. Owing to this, the demand for low migration inks for flexography is estimated to raise. The subdivision of digital printing is likewise estimated to constitute substantial demand for low migration inks for the duration of the forecast.
The global low migration inks market is classified into five sectors precisely North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and the Middle East & Africa. Europe is expected to be the principal market for low migration inks. It is projected to show early growth for the period of forecast. Stringent instructions about the food and packaging by numerous governing organizations is responsible for the progress of the market for the period of the forecast.
North America is expected to track Europe and likely to show a considerable growth for the period of forecast. Stringent policy by the FDA of the U.S.A is expected to be furthering the progress of the market.
Asia Pacific is appraised to show growing demand for low migration inks for the period of the forecast. Fast economic growth due to comfortable guidelines for the project, economical prices of raw material, low priced manual labor, and less cost of the manufacture are expected to stimulate the demand for low migration inks in end-use industries like pharmaceutical, personal care & cosmetics, foodstuff & beverages and others.
The Middle East & Africa is also estimated to illustrate increasing demand for low migration inks for the period of the forecast. Stringent guidelines accompanied by growing control on foodstuff & beverages and personal care & cosmetics are estimated to upkeep the growth of the market. Latin America is projected to show sluggish growth for the period of the forecast due to slow general progress in the region.
Some of the important companies for low migration inks market are Flint Group, Sun Chemical Corporation, TOYO INK, Siegwerk Druckfarben, and Huber group Deutschland GmbH. Other prominent companies are Kao Corporation, Nazdar, Zeller + Gmelin GmbH & Co. KG, Wikoff Color Corporation, Epple Druckfarben AG, INX International Ink Co., Durst, HAPA AG, Spgprints, Agfa-Gevaert, and ALTANA.
Leading players of Low Migration Inks including:
• Encres Dubuit
• Flint Group
• Kao Chemicals
Market split by Type, can be divided into:
• Flexo Inks
• Offset Inks
• Gravure/Intaglio Inks
Market split by Application, can be divided into:
• Food Packaging and Labelling
• Pharma and Medical
Market split by Sales Channel, can be divided into:
• Direct Channel
• Distribution Channel
Market segment by Region/Country including:
• North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
• Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Spain etc.)
• Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia and Southeast Asia etc.)
• South America Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile etc.)
• Middle East & Africa (South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia etc.)
Research Support Specialist, USA