Disposable Baby Diapers Market By Product (Super-absorbent Baby Disposable Diapers,Ultra-absorbent Baby Disposable Diapers,Others) By Age Group (0-6 Month Babies, 6-18 Month Babies, 18-48 Month Babies) By Sales Channel (Hypermarkets/Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Pharmacy/Drug Stores, Online Channels) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2028

About this report

The global Disposable Baby Diapers Market report explores the critical analysis of the industry using key parameters. The report consists of investment strategies, the need for investments in the Disposable Baby Diapers industry, and the multiple benefits for the investors. Importantly, this report sets out major changes in the global technical regulations for the Disposable Baby Diapers industry and how economic and non-economic barriers are helping the Disposable Baby Diapers market grow. Moreover, the report analyzes the global, regional, and country-level historic and forecasted market size. The report also provides a comprehensive analysis of key investment propositions, demand and supply gap, competitors positioning, STAR analysis, SRC analysis, and Tornado analysis. Key technological developments and other analyses such as porter's five forces analysis, PESTEL analysis, value chain analysis, etc.


Key Highlights of the report

How are the major segments performing in the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

In 2021, the super-absorbent baby disposable diapers segment will be the leading segment by product type. Super-absorbent infant disposable diapers with contemporary design elements and leakage prevention that enable the diapers to absorb and lock wetness and last longer are growing in popularity among consumers.

In 2021, the online channel segment was expected to experience significant growth in the disposable baby diapers market by sales channel. Online channel sales are increasing because internet channels are simple to use and offer a wide range of disposable baby diapers.

Which region dominated the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

In 2021, Europe was one of the major contributors to the global disposable baby diapers market. The primary cause boosting the market for disposable baby diapers in Europe is the changing consumer lifestyle, increase in the proportion of working women, evolving internet retailing trend, and growing prices for baby care products. Additionally, rising sales of disposable baby diapers for light incontinence and expanding female awareness of infant cleanliness are driving market expansion in emerging regions in Europe.

What is the competitive environment of the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

The disposable baby diaper industry's competitive environment offers information on the total economic profit made by suppliers and businesses, the sales and revenues produced in this sector, the disposable baby diaper market share globally, the business organization overview, the introduction of new products, and the opportunities for the industrial disposable baby diaper market. For instance, Bdiapers India introduced the nation's first-ever hybrid cloth diapers with disposable or reusable inserts in September 2020. The hybrid diapers are a patented design with a cloth cover and a waterproof pocket holding a disposable diaper pad in a two-part system.

Executive Summary

What are all Technical developments being developed in the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

Major players are concentrating on producing disposable baby diapers with sensors integrated and connected to mobile applications that will send notifications as soon as sensors detect any leaks due to the development of smart wearable gadgets. Technology will enable parents to facilitate their children healthily. Smart disposable baby diapers can aid with effective care and hygienic maintenance, preventing skin illness. For instance, Lumi, a smart diaper that essentially pops up a message when the infant has a wet diaper, was introduced by Pampers, a division of The Procter & Gamble Company, in 2019. A moisture strip with a reusable sensor is included in the Lumi smart diaper. When the diaper becomes wet, the sensor notifies the Lumi mobile application, which sends the parents a warning to change the diaper.

Which are the key recent developments by the players in the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

Tammy Duckworth's End Diaper Need Act of 2021 would make it possible for low-income families to procure diapers for their infants and toddlers. Between 2022 and 2025, the End Diaper Need Act would give social services USD 200 million annually, which will go toward diapers and other baby needs. Additionally, the plan will use Medicaid to pay for 200 medically essential diapers each month for "medically complicated youngsters." Such initiatives may have a big beneficial effect on expanding the infant diaper market in the United States in the coming years. Five million diapers were donated to the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN) in March 2020 by Kimberly-Clark Corporation's Huggies division to assist lower and middle-income families that lack access to clean diapers and other necessities for babies and families to flourish.  

Some of the major players in the market are Kao Corporation, MEGA, RAD Medical, ABENA, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Ontex International NV, The Procter & Gamble Company, Unicharm Corporation, Domtar, Fippi, Linette HELLAS, Delipap Oy, Europrosan SpA, Futura Line, Hygienika, TZMO, and Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA.

What are the Major Driving Factors for the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

Due to growing awareness of children's health, the market is anticipated to have increased demand in the upcoming years. The global demand for disposable baby diapers is the shifting consumer preference for high-quality and environmentally responsible infant products. Additionally, producers are concentrating on creating infant diapers based on bio-ingredients, which is also projected to fuel market expansion in the upcoming years. Factors including greater hygiene awareness, increased purchasing power, and the large percentage of women in the workforce encourage customers to use these products.

What are the Major Risks for the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

2.4 children were born for every woman in 2020, according to World Bank data, continuing a downward trend that began in 1960. The baby diaper industry has faced a threat as a result of this. In addition, due to low fertility in Eastern Europe, particularly in Russia, Europe is predicted to be the first continent to see a long-term population decrease. By 2050, it is anticipated that the region's population will fall from 740 million to 732 million. In modern countries, women no longer rely on men for their social or economic security. Additionally, several factors affect general birth rates in developed nations, including the rise in obesity, the frequency of sexually transmitted illnesses, and other environmental factors. Hence, the reduced birth rate is expected to impact the market's growth negatively.

Which is the key End-user in the Disposable Baby Diapers Market

The super-absorbent disposable baby diaper sector dominated the Disposable Baby Diapers market in 2021. Over the next few years, the market for super-absorbent baby disposable diapers is anticipated to rise at a higher rate. Super-absorbent polymers are utilized in high concentrations to build exceptionally absorbent cores that ensure the thinness of disposable infant diapers, while spongey material and other bulkier materials are employed in diminishing proportions. Super-absorbent infant disposable diapers with contemporary design elements and leakage prevention that enable the diapers to absorb and lock wetness and last longer are growing in popularity among consumers. The market for disposable infant diapers has benefited from technological developments such as the expansion of super-absorbent polymers and soft waistbands. Disposable baby diapers have changed, becoming considerably thinner and more absorbent. These factors are anticipated to contribute to an increase in disposable infant diaper sales that are extremely absorbent.

How is the Disposable Baby Diapers Market performing in regions?

In 2021, North America had a revenue share of about 31.6% and led the baby diaper industry. Regardless of price, people can purchase highly effective infant items thanks to their great affordability and purchasing power. Due to the growing demand in the US for natural and organic products, businesses are putting more emphasis on natural ingredients, performance advancement, and aesthetic improvement to appeal to modern parents.

During the forecast period, Asia Pacific is expected to experience the fastest growth rate. Manufacturers are focused more on the Asia-Pacific region, where strong demand is anticipated from nations like Thailand, Indonesia, and India. Due to the growing population of wealthy parents in these nations, the adoption of baby diapers is projected to rise in the upcoming years. Demand for baby products is increasing in Europe's developing markets as women's awareness of infant cleanliness increases. Due to growing environmental concerns, consumers have demonstrated a growing desire for eco-friendly baby care and wellness goods in recent years. Manufacturers have been compelled by this tendency to concentrate on biodegradable baby items.

What is the regulatory landscape for the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

In European Union (EU), infant diapers must meet the general safety standards established by European consumer product legislation as reflected in the French Consumer Code. There is no special regulation structure for baby diapers in France or the EU. However, unified standards apply to other product categories (cosmetics, medical devices used in the urogenital region, such as incontinence products), which provide requirements for safety evaluations and ingredient labeling. The Consumer Product Safety Commission, which looks after the diaper market, does not mandate that diaper producers disclose the contents of their goods or materials or undergo safety testing on various chemicals. The organization mandates that lead testing be done on infant diapers.

What is the Market Size of the Disposable Baby Diapers regarding value?

The global Disposable Baby Diapers Market is anticipated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 6.7% in the upcoming years. The global Disposable Baby Diapers industry was estimated to be worth USD 42.3 billion in 2021 and was expected to be worth USD 62.4 billion by 2028.

What are the major players planning for the future of the Disposable Baby Diapers Market?

The disposable baby diaper industry is characterized by fierce competition and the existence of leading consumer goods businesses that have grasped the sector's enormous potential and hold the major share of the revenue share. Based on consumer demand for sanitary and quick-drying, absorbing, and leak technology advances, the market is expanding and changing, giving manufacturers the chance to gain sales from an ever-evolving customer base. To significantly increase consumer traction, well-established businesses have been experimenting with natural ingredients and new technologies such as smart disposable baby diapers.

Segmentation of Global Disposable Baby Diapers Market-

Global Disposable Baby Diapers Market – By Product

  • Super-absorbent Baby Disposable Diapers
  • Ultra-absorbent Baby Disposable Diapers
  • Others

 Global Disposable Baby Diapers Market – By Age Group

  • 0-6 Month Babies
  • 6-18 Month Babies
  • 18-48 Month Babies

Global Disposable Baby Diapers Market – By Sales Channel

  • Hypermarkets/Supermarkets
  • Convenience Stores
  • Pharmacy/Drug Stores
  • Online Channels

Global Disposable Baby Diapers Market – By Region

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • South-east Asia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC Countries
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

Frequently asked questions about the global disposable baby diapers market

The COVID-19 outbreak disproportionately impacts families without access to clean diapers and other essentials. Additionally, many people have lost their jobs or reduced wages, forcing lower and middle-class families to use charitable diaper banks.

North America accounted for the highest share in the global disposable baby diapers market.

Increasing awareness regarding children’s health and increasing purchasing power are the major factors driving the market's growth.

super-absorbent disposable baby diapers had a major share in 2021 with a major market revenue share. Besides, it is also projected to witness the fastest growth.

The online channel segment had a major share in the global market in 2021 and is projected to continue its dominance over the forecast period.

Disposable Baby Diapers Market Scope

Report Attribute Details
Market Value in 2021 USD 42.3 billion
Market Value in 2028 USD 62.4 billion
CAGR 6.7%
Benchmarking Year 2021
Past data 2016 – 2021
Forecast period 2022 – 2028
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Published Date:  Sep 2022
Category:  Consumer Goods
Report ID:   60681
Report Format:   PDF
Pages:   130
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