Suncare - Market Summary, Competitive Analysis and Forecast, 2016-2025 (Global Almanac)


Global Suncare industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value and volume 2016-20, and forecast to 2025). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

  • The suncare market consists of the retail sale of sun protection, after-sun, and self-tan products. The sun protection segment consists of lotion, spray, gel, or other topical products that absorb or reflect some of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation. The after-sun segment consists of all mass and premium moisturizing cream formulated for sunburned skin. The self-tan segment consists of all mass and premium products that either enhance natural tanning (tanning aids) or allow the skin to tan without developing exposure to the sun. The market is valued according to retail selling price (RSP) and includes any applicable taxes. All currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant annual average 2020 exchange rates.
  • The global suncare market had total revenues of $8,000.7m in 2020, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -0.4% between 2016 and 2020.
  • Market consumption volumes declined with a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -2.9% during 2016-20, to reach a total of 611.8 million units in 2020.
  • During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international travel bans resulted in the cancellation of holidays, tours, and business travel.


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