1 INTRODUCTION 17
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 17
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 17
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 18
1.3.1 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET SEGMENTATION 18
1.3.2 REGIONS COVERED 19
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 19
1.4 CURRENCY 20
1.5 UNIT CONSIDERED 20
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 20

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 21
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 21
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 22
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 22
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 23
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 23
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 24
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 24
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 25
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 25
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 26
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 27
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS FOR THE STUDY 28
2.5 LIMITATIONS OF THE STUDY 28

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 29

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 34
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET 34
4.2 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY ADHESIVE RESIN TYPE 34
4.3 APAC HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY 35
4.4 OVERVIEW OF HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET 35
4.5 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET: DEVELOPED VS. DEVELOPING COUNTRIES 36
4.6 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET: GROWING DEMAND FROM APAC 36
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5 MARKET OVERVIEW 37
5.1 INTRODUCTION 37
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 37
5.2.1 DRIVERS 38
5.2.1.1 Increasing adoption of hot melt adhesive technology 38
5.2.1.2 Growing use of hot melt adhesive tapes in diverse applications 38
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 38
5.2.2.1 Lower thermal resistance than solvent-based and
water-based adhesive tapes 38
5.2.2.2 Volatility in raw material prices leading to fluctuation in
demand for hot melt adhesive tapes 38
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 39
5.2.3.1 Growing packaging market in emerging economies 39
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 39
5.2.4.1 Limited use in high-temperature applications 39
5.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 40
5.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 40
5.3.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 41
5.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 41
5.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 41
5.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 42
5.4 MACRO INDICATOR ANALYSIS 43
5.4.1 INTRODUCTION 43
5.4.2 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP 43
5.4.3 TRENDS IN THE PACKAGING INDUSTRY 44
5.4.4 ECONOMIC & DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS 46
5.4.4.1 ECONOMIC & DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS OF US 46
5.4.4.2 ECONOMIC & DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS OF GERMANY 46
5.4.4.3 ECONOMIC & DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS OF CHINA 47
5.4.4.4 ECONOMIC & DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS OF INDIA 47

6 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY ADHESIVE RESIN TYPE 48
6.1 INTRODUCTION 49
6.2 RUBBER 50
6.2.1 SBC IS THE MAJOR RUBBER RESIN WIDELY USED IN
HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES 50
6.3 SILICONE 51
6.3.1 EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE OF SILICONE-BASED HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES ON LOW SURFACE ENERGY SUBSTRATES IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THEIR DEMAND 51
6.4 OTHERS 52
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7 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY BACKING MATERIAL 54
7.1 INTRODUCTION 55
7.2 POLYPROPYLENE 56
7.2.1 POLYPROPYLENE AS A BACKING MATERIAL IS EXCELLENT FOR HIGH VOLUME SEALING 56
7.3 POLYESTER 57
7.3.1 LOW ABSORPTION PROPERTIES OF POLYESTER ARE SUPPORTING ITS DEMAND IN HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES 57
7.4 OTHERS 58

8 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY TAPE TYPE 59
8.1 INTRODUCTION 59
8.2 SINGLE-SIDED TAPE 59
8.3 OTHERS 60
8.3.1 DOUBLE-SIDED TAPE 60
8.3.2 TRANSFER TAPE 60

9 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 61
9.1 INTRODUCTION 62
9.2 COMMODITY TAPES 63
9.2.1 DEMAND FOR COMMODITY HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES IS ESTIMATED TO GROW IN THE PACKAGING AND RETAIL SECTORS 63
9.3 SPECIALTY TAPES 64
9.3.1 THE GROWING HEALTHCARE AND ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIES ARE GENERATING DEMAND FOR SPECIALTY HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES 64

10 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 65
10.1 INTRODUCTION 66
10.2 PACKAGING 67
10.2.1 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES HAVE AN ARRAY OF PACKAGING APPLICATIONS 67
10.3 CONSUMER & DIY 68
10.3.1 GARDENING, CRAFTING, AND SMALL CONSTRUCTION & FURNITURE PROJECTS ARE THE MAJOR CONSUMER & DIY APPLICATIONS OF HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES 68
10.4 MASKING 69
10.4.1 APAC IS THE LARGEST CONSUMER OF MASKING ADHESIVE TAPES 69
10.5 HEALTHCARE & HYGIENE 70
10.5.1 EASE OF USE AND REMOVAL, REDUCED RISK OF INFECTION, AND EASY AVAILABILITY ARE DRIVING THE DEMAND 70
10.6 OTHERS 71
10.6.1 AUTOMOTIVE 71
10.6.2 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION 71
10.6.3 ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS 72

11 HOT MELT ADHESIVE TAPES MARKET, BY REGION 73
11.1 INTRODUCTION 74
11.2 APAC 75
11.2.1 CHINA 80
11.2.1.1 Growth in various sectors is driving the Chinese hot melt adhesive tapes market 80
11.2.2 INDIA 80
11.2.2.1 A boom in the packaging industry is expected to boost the hot melt adhesive tapes market 80
11.2.3 JAPAN 81
11.2.3.1 Highest per capita consumption in the packaging industry is expected to boost the demand for hot melt adhesive tapes 81
11.2.4 SOUTH KOREA 81
11.2.4.1 South Korea is the fourth-largest market for hot melt adhesive tapes in APAC 81
11.2.5 INDONESIA 82
11.2.5.1 Availability of cheaper raw materials and labor in comparison to other APAC countries is a driver for the market 82
11.2.6 TAIWAN 82
11.2.6.1 Adhesive tapes export volume is higher than domestic sales in Taiwan 82
11.2.7 VIETNAM 82
11.2.7.1 High growth of the economy is supporting the market for hot melt adhesive tapes indirectly 82
11.2.8 REST OF APAC 82
11.3 NORTH AMERICA 83
11.3.1 US 86
11.3.1.1 Changing lifestyle, increasing purchasing power, and growing demand for packaging goods are boosting the hot melt adhesive tapes market 86
11.3.2 CANADA 87
11.3.2.1 The packaging industry is the major contributor to the hot melt adhesive tapes market growth 87
11.3.3 MEXICO 87
11.3.3.1 Proximity to the US, rising population, and changing lifestyle are influencing the hot melt adhesive tapes market 87
11.4 EUROPE 88
11.4.1 GERMANY 92
11.4.1.1 Growing plastic packaging applications are expected to boost the demand for hot melt adhesive tapes 92
11.4.2 RUSSIA 92
11.4.2.1 Growth of the e-commerce industry is likely to drive the packaging industry and thereby the hot melt adhesive tapes market 92
11.4.3 UK 93
11.4.3.1 The growing packaging and construction industries are boosting the demand for hot melt adhesive tapes 93
11.4.4 FRANCE 93
11.4.4.1 Reviving economy, coupled with the demand from key industries, is expected to influence the demand for hot melt adhesive tapes positively 93
11.4.5 ITALY 94
11.4.5.1 Growth of the consumer and industrial sectors is to likely to influence the hot melt adhesive tapes market 94
11.4.6 SPAIN 94
11.4.6.1 Growth in the packaging industry is expected to drive the market for hot melt adhesive tapes 94
11.4.7 TURKEY 94
11.4.7.1 Growth of the healthcare industry triggered by the growing aging population is supporting the market growth 94
11.4.8 REST OF EUROPE 94
11.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 95
11.5.1 SAUDI ARABIA 98
11.5.1.1 Growth in packaging and construction industries is estimated to increase the hot melt adhesive tapes demand 98
11.5.2 SOUTH AFRICA 98
11.5.2.1 Low production costs and access to new markets favor the market growth in this country 98
11.5.3 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 99
11.6 SOUTH AMERICA 99
11.6.1 BRAZIL 102
11.6.1.1 Packaging and construction, among other industries, are likely to be the major consumers of hot melt adhesive tapes 102
11.6.2 ARGENTINA 103
11.6.2.1 Increase in population and improved economic conditions are expected to lead to high demand for hot melt adhesive tapes 103
11.6.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 103
12 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 104
12.1 OVERVIEW 104
12.2 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, 2018 105
12.2.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 105
12.2.2 INNOVATORS 105
12.2.3 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 105
12.2.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 105
12.3 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 107
12.3.1 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 107
12.3.2 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 108
12.4 MARKET RANKING OF KEY PLAYERS 109
12.5 COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS 109
12.5.1 INVESTMENT & EXPANSION 109
12.5.2 MERGER & ACQUISITION 110
12.5.3 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH 111
13 COMPANY PROFILES 112
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
13.1 3M COMPANY 112
13.2 NITTO DENKO CORPORATION 115
13.3 TESA SE 118
13.4 AVERY DENNISON CORPORATION 121
13.5 INTERTAPE POLYMER GROUP, INC. 124
13.6 SCAPA GROUP PLC 128
13.7 TE CONNECTIVITY LTD. 131
13.8 LINTEC CORPORATION 133
13.9 SHURTAPE TECHNOLOGIES, LLC 136
13.10 ACHEM 138
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
13.11 OTHER COMPANIES 139
13.11.1 VIBAC GROUP 139
13.11.2 ADVANCE TAPES INTERNATIONAL 139
13.11.3 AMERICAN BILTRITE INC. 139
13.11.4 INDUSTRIAS TUK, S.A. DE C.V. (HYSTIK ADHESIVE TAPES) 139
13.11.5 AMERICAN CASTING MFG. 140
13.11.6 ATLAS TAPES 140
13.11.7 FABO S.P.A. 140
13.11.8 GENERAL SEALANTS INC. 141
13.11.9 IRPLAST S.P.A. 141
13.11.10 NAR S.P.A. 141
13.11.11 PITAMAS 141
13.11.12 PPM INDUSTRIES 142
13.11.13 PRO TAPES & SPECIALTIES, INC. 142
13.11.14 TAPE DYNASTY 142

14 APPENDIX 143
14.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 143
14.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 146
14.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 148
14.4 RELATED REPORTS 148
14.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 149