Textile Auxiliaries Market By Product (Pretreatment Agents, Dyeing & Printing Agents, Finishing Agents, Spin Finish, Other), By Application (Home Furnishings, Technical Textiles, Apparel, Industrial Textiles) - Growth, Share, Opportunities & Competitive Analysis, 2022 – 2030

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The global market for textiles auxiliaries is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2030. Demand for textile auxiliaries is being fuelled across the world by a number of factors, including the expansion of the global apparel and clothing industry, the growing utilisation of textile auxiliaries for a variety of applications, and the shifting emphasis toward environmentally friendly products. By the end of 2022, the global market for textile auxiliaries will account for approximately 40% of the total value of the textile chemicals industry. Due to stringent government rules that have been established on the practise of using harmful chemicals in textiles, it is projected that the market growth would be boosted by the utilisation of natural and environmentally safer textile auxiliaries. There has been an explosion of activity in the larger textile industry, as well as consistent expansion in the market for textile auxiliaries as a result of the increasing acceptance of textiles for an increasing number of purposes, such as clothing, home furnishings, and other applications. Because of the thriving clothing industry in both developed and developing countries all over the world, apparel continues to be a primary application sector in the market for textile auxiliary products. This is due to the fact that there are more people wearing clothes now than ever before. 

Application due to Exceptional Properties

Textile auxiliaries are applied extensively in the production of home furnishings, technical textiles, garments, and industrial textiles. Examples of textile auxiliaries include pre-treatment agents, dyeing and printing agents, finishing agents, and spin finish, knitting, and weaving.It is anticipated that the global market for textile auxiliaries will expand at a moderate rate over the forecast period. This is anticipated to be the case due to the increased utilisation of textile auxiliaries in emerging applications, such as smart fabrics; the surge in interest in eco-friendly products; and the favourable properties of textile auxiliaries, specifically for applications such as apparel and home furnishings.Chemicals used in textile auxiliary processes have a number of desirable properties, including resistance to alkaline pH, extreme softener, adaptable levelling emulsifier, and outstanding binding facility. Dye fixing agents, cationizing agent, dispersion & levelling agents, and other auxiliary chemicals are used in the process of dyeing textiles.

The Market for Textile Auxiliaries Is Benefiting from The Rising Popularity of Technical Textiles.

Materials that are produced primarily for their technical capabilities and performance rather than their aesthetic look and aesthetic characteristics are known as technical textiles. In comparison to traditional textiles, technical textiles feature qualities and functions that are significantly more advanced.

The use of yarn, fabric, and unspun fibres are the three primary forms that technical textiles take. On the other hand, the majority of fabrics made from technological textiles are used for end-use applications. Auxiliaries like anti-static agents, oil and water repellents, flame retardants, anti-pilling agents, tear strength improvers, and stiffeners are examples of concentrated textile auxiliaries that play an important role in the manufacture and finishing of technical textiles. These auxiliaries help improve the performance of textiles in a variety of ways.

Depending on the need, textile auxiliaries have the ability to improve the tear strength, glide, and resilience of fabrics, among other features. As a result, it is anticipated that an increase in the demand for technical textiles would greatly boost the consumption of textile auxiliaries during the forecast period. 

Automotive Sector to Drive Market Growth

It is anticipated that expansion in the automotive sector, particularly in developing nations, will also be a primary driver of expansion in the textiles auxiliary market in the years to come. Automotive manufacturers are placing more emphasis on the utilisation of lightweight materials such as technical textiles in order to decrease the overall weight of vehicles and boost the vehicles' efficiency in terms of fuel consumption. Automotive components like airbags and seat belts are required to be made out of technical textile materials wherever they are manufactured, including in places such as Europe and North America. It is anticipated that developing economies such as India and China, in addition to Japan, will play a significant part in the growth of the demand for technological textiles. This, in turn, would assist in contributing to the growth of the textile auxiliary market all over the world. 

The Widespread Utilization in the Processing of Technical Textiles Provides the Foundation for Huge Opportunities:

The increasing demand for textile auxiliaries in the treatment and processing of technical textiles has been driven on by the growing popularity of technical textiles, which has been supported by the growing use of these textiles in a variety of applications. Utilizing various textile auxiliaries allows for improvements to be made to a wide variety of properties that are associated with technical textiles. In the textile auxiliaries’ market, doing research and development on concentrated textile auxiliaries for usage in the segment will open up new revenue streams. 

An Increase in The Demand for Fabric to Be Used in Apparel Is Driving Up Consumption of Textile Auxiliaries, Particularly Dyeing and Printing Agents:

As one of the most fundamental requirements of human beings, clothing consumption is directly proportional to both the expansion of the world's population and the amount of individual spending. The United Nations estimates that the world's population will reach 8.5 billion by the year 2030 and will surpass 9.1 billion by the year 2050. These numbers are based on projections. As a consequence of this, it is projected that there will be an increase in demand for clothes and outdoor wear.

Utilization of products has been given a boost as a result of the widespread use of textile auxiliaries in the textile processing industry, such as dyeing and printing agents, and finishing agents. Sales of textile auxiliaries are being fuelled by an increase in demand for a variety of different types of cloth used in garments and home furnishings. According to the findings of the research conducted on the market for textile auxiliaries, the segment of the market for dyeing and printing agents is a lucrative one, and it is predicted to progress at a CAGR of around 4% between the years 2022 and 2030. 

Sustainable Treatment Methods Are Becoming More Popular Among Textile Manufacturers Textile manufacturers are progressively adopting more environmentally friendly methods of treatment. Their emphasis on environmentally friendly production methods will pave the way for uncharted territory in the market for textile auxiliaries. 

Opportunities in Emerging Countries

The ample availability of raw materials and natural resources as well as the low-cost manufacturing advantages are major elements that are responsible for the migration of industrial centres toward emerging countries. As a result, emerging countries like India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, and Pakistan have seen a considerable growth in the number of textiles they export.

It is anticipated that the expansion of end-use industries in emerging nations, such as the garment and clothing industry, will lead to a trickle-down effect in the local manufacturing value chain, which will ultimately be beneficial to domestic manufacturers. Traditional production hubs, such as the United States and countries in Western Europe, have been giving way to Asia and the Pacific in the global textile industry, which has resulted in a shift in the location of production.

Artificial Fibres Hindering the Market Growth

One of the most important applications for textile auxiliary is in the production of man-made fibres like polyester and synthetic materials. These are not easily biodegradable and also include compounds that are harmful to living things. In addition, substantial amounts of waste material are generated throughout the various stages of production, such as trimming and cutting. These represent a significant risk to the long-term viability of the environment. Environmental rules have been implemented by a number of nations throughout the world, and stringent quality standards have been established for products made of technology textiles. 

Intensifying Competition Reducing Profit Margin Among Market Players

In addition, there is a lot of competition in the textiles auxiliary industry, which results in a fragmented market value share. An imbalance has been created in the concentration of market players in regions with lower demand for textile auxiliaries as a result of the expanding number of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in countries such as India and China. This results in a very cutthroat environment for those manufacturers who have their headquarters in Europe. In order to broaden their presence in these regions, major players on the world stage are putting an emphasis on the quick customization and development of their products. 

Pre-Treatment Continues to Dominate in terms of Revenues While Dyestuff to Be the Growth Leader

It is anticipated that the pre-treatment agents’ segment will continue to dominate the global textile auxiliaries’ market throughout the forecast period, accounting for approximately 40% of the total sales of textile auxiliaries worldwide in 2021. This dominance in the global textile auxiliaries’ market is anticipated to continue throughout the forecast period.In addition, it is anticipated that the dyestuff segment will experience a considerable growth rate throughout the course of the projected period. It is anticipated that the market segment would have a growth rate of 5% during the forecast period. 

Apparel to Dominate Among Other End Use Segment

It is anticipated that the apparel category will contribute 20% of the total market share for textile auxiliaries. The expansion of the market is anticipated to be driven by the demand for activewear and sportswear. Auxiliary textile chemicals are helpful in preventing bacterial infections and unpleasant odours that can be created by certain types of clothes, such as underwear, socks, T-shirts, and other types of athletic apparel. Apparel sales are growing as a result of an increased inclination among consumers for fashion and customisation. When garment goods are customised to meet the specific needs of individual customers, there is a significant opportunity for important participants in the apparel industry to boost their companies' bottom lines.

APAC Remains as the Global Leader

In terms of volume, Asia Pacific held a significant share of the global textile auxiliaries’ market in 2021, accounting for more than 35% of the total market. The increased demand for household furnishings has led to an increase in the utilisation of textile auxiliary materials. Revenue streams in the regional market have been propelled as a result of advancements made in the production of fashion apparel in the region as well as the emergence of a few economies as global textile export hubs. As a result of the expansion of the textile industry in a number of developing economies, such as India, it is projected that the worldwide market for textile auxiliaries will expand at a rapid rate in the coming years in the Asia Pacific region. The textile industry in China is the largest in the world, both in terms of production and the amount of goods that are exported. The Chinese textile industry is booming thanks to the government's support and the snowball effect of investments that came from the 13th Five Year Plan. The low cost of electricity, competitive raw cotton prices, and generous subsidies for transportation have all contributed to an expansion of business in the textile industry across the country.

In addition, leading manufacturers of textile auxiliary products have relocated their production facilities from North America and Europe to Asia Pacific. These companies have also made substantial investments in the research and development of chemicals that are less harmful to the environment, use less energy, and are more affordable. As a result of this, the expansion of the market for textile auxiliaries in developing nations over the period covered by the forecast will be positively impacted.

The market in North America is lucrative, and it is anticipated to increase at a modest pace over the time covered by the forecast. Within the next few years, there will be a massive demand for technical textiles, which will provide significant potential for market participants to benefit on.A significant number of mills producing textile goods and articles of clothing are located in Europe. Several nations in Europe are responsible for the production and export of various types of textile goods, including natural fibres, synthetic fibres created by humans, yarns and threads, woven fabrics, knitted fabrics, technological textiles, and home textiles. It is anticipated that increased production of textile items in Germany, France, and the United Kingdom will, in turn, drive increased demand of textile auxiliaries in these countries during the course of the projection period. 

Intense Competition Challenging the Market Players that are Resorting to R&D as a way to Retain the Market Presence

The global market for textile auxiliaries is extremely fragmented, with only a few of large-scale vendors holding the majority of the market share. Key players are making sizeable investments in research and innovation in order to develop innovative products for high-growth applications like apparel and clothing, as well as home furnishings, and also to introduce products that are friendly to the environment. In addition, the expansion strategy incorporates capacity expansions as well as geographical expansions in rising markets in order to strengthen the company's dominance in the market. The leading competitors in the market are also concentrating on expanding their customer base through the acquisition of additional industry participants.

Historical & Forecast Period

This study report represents analysis of each segment from 2021 to 2031 considering 2022 as the base year. Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) for each of the respective segments estimated for the forecast period of 2023 to 2031.

The current report comprises of quantitative market estimations for each micro market for every geographical region and qualitative market analysis such as micro and macro environment analysis, market trends, competitive intelligence, segment analysis, porters five force model, top winning strategies, top investment markets, emerging trends and technological analysis, case studies, strategic conclusions and recommendations and other key market insights.

Research Methodology

The complete research study was conducted in three phases, namely: secondary research, primary research, and expert panel review. key data point that enables the estimation of Textile Auxiliaries market are as follows:

  • Research and development budgets of manufacturers and government spending
  • Revenues of key companies in the market segment
  • Number of end users and consumption volume, price and value.
  • Geographical revenues generate by countries considered in the report
  • Micro and macro environment factors that are currently influencing the Textile Auxiliaries market and their expected impact during the forecast period.

Market forecast was performed through proprietary software that analyzes various qualitative and quantitative factors. Growth rate and CAGR were estimated through intensive secondary and primary research. Data triangulation across various data points provides accuracy across various analyzed market segments in the report. Application of both top down and bottom-up approach for validation of market estimation assures logical, methodical and mathematical consistency of the quantitative data.

Research Period  2021-2031
Base Year 2022
Forecast Period  2023-2031
Historical Year  2021
Unit  USD Million
  • Pretreatment Agents
  • Dyeing & Printing Agents
  • Finishing Agents
  • Spin Finish
  • Other (including Knitting & Weaving)

  • Home Furnishings
    •     Carpets & Rugs
    •     Furniture
    •     Others (Bed Linen, Curtains, etc.)
  • Technical Textiles
    •     Agrotech
    •     Packtech
    •     Meditech
    •     Others (Buildtech, Mobiltech, etc.)
  • Apparel
  • Industrial Textiles

 Region Segment (2021-2031; US$ Million)

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Rest of North America
  • UK and European Union
    • UK
    • Germany
    • Spain
    • Italy
    • France
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Australia
    • South Korea
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa
    • GCC
    • Africa
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

Key questions answered in this report

  • What are the key micro and macro environmental factors that are impacting the growth of Textile Auxiliaries market?
  • What are the key investment pockets with respect to product segments and geographies currently and during the forecast period?
  • Estimated forecast and market projections up to 2031.
  • Which segment accounts for the fastest CAGR during the forecast period?
  • Which market segment holds a larger market share and why?
  • Are low and middle-income economies investing in the Textile Auxiliaries market?
  • Which is the largest regional market for Textile Auxiliaries market?
  • What are the market trends and dynamics in emerging markets such as Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa?
  • Which are the key trends driving Textile Auxiliaries market growth?
  • Who are the key competitors and what are their key strategies to enhance their market presence in the Textile Auxiliaries market worldwide?
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