The Global Masking Tape Market is subject to witness a substantial growth due to the robust growth in the building & construction industry and increasing number of infrastructural projects. Favorable government initiatives and increasing funding from local government authorities for development of various infrastructural projects such as smart city projects, particularly in the Asia Pacific region are expected to favor market growth of masking tape industry in the upcoming years.
Globally, the masking tape market is predicted to grow at CAGR of 5.2% over the next seven years, providing numerous opportunities for market players to invest for research and development in the masking tape industry. Masking tape, commonly referred as painter's tape, is largely used in packaging as well as construction industry. Masking tape is considered as a type of pressure-sensitive tape that is manufactured from a thin and easy-to-tear paper. Masking tape is used along with a pressure-sensitive adhesive. Masking tape are found in variety of widths.
The primary application of the Masking tape is painting, in order to mask off targeted areas, which are not to be colored. The use of pressure sensitive adhesive along with masking tapes helps in the removal of the tape without leaving residue or damaging the surface. The masking tape is commonly occurs in different strengths, for instance, based on the strength of the adhesive, masking tape is rated from 1–100 scale. These factors are expected to boost market demand for masking tapes over the forecast period.
Increasing adoption of masking tapes during development of bridges, tunnels, water supply, and roofing is expected to stimulate market growth in the upcoming years. Some of the typical applications of the masking tapes include cladding, glazing, and air conditioning. Wide range of application in building and construction is expected to promote industry expansion over the forecast period. Furthermore, increasing infrastructural spending and various infrastructure development activities in the BRICS economies such as Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa are predicted to expand market reach in the near future. Strong economic growth in the emerging economies across Asia Pacific region coupled with rising spending in current fiscal budgets are propelling market growth, in the recent years.
However, volatility in the cost of raw materials is expected to restrain market growth to a certain extent. The recent technological advancement in chemical manufacturing industry along with introduction of new specialty electrically conductive adhesive tapes are anticipated to amplify market value of masking tapes in the upcoming years. Masking tapes are gaining traction in telecommunications equipment market owing to their unique set of properties. In addition, growing spending by industry participants in research & development activities is expected to offer lucrative growth opportunities in the near future.
Packaging industry is considered as one of the fastest growing segment in the masking tapes market with substantial revenue generation in the last few years. Increasing demand for masking tapes from packaging sector is attributed to their vital properties such as biodegradability, and low carbon footprint.
The masking tape market is divided by region as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Africa. North America has shown major growth in recent years owing to the rise in the implementation of latest technologies in packaging and construction sector, development large-scale infrastructural projects in the region, and existence of well-established manufacturing infrastructure. Asia-Pacific region is predicted to hold major market share in the masking tape market with massive growth in forecast period.
Countries such as India, China and Singapore are leading the Asia-Pacific market with increasing demand for food & beverages industry, rising construction spending, growing demand from healthcare industry and significant investment by leading industry players considering potential growth opportunities in the region. The key players in the masking tape market are the 3M Company, Teas SE, Lintec and Nitto Denko Co., American Biltrite Inc., Adchem Co., Avery Dennison Co., and Jonson Tapes Ltd.
• Electronic & Electrical
• North America
• Asia Pacific
• Middle East and Africa
• South America
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Key Questions Answered in this Report
• What will the market size be in 2023?
• What are the key factors driving the global Masking Tape market?
• What are the challenges to market growth?
• Who are the key players in the Masking Tape market?
• What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key players?
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