Change Language

Select Language

COVID-19
The pandemic continues to cause unprecedented disruption across industries worldwide.
Get detailed insights regarding the impact of COVID-19 on the market.

Biodegradable Sanitary Napkins Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026

Market Overview:

The global biodegradable sanitary napkins market reached a value of US$ 1,240 Million in 2020. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to grow at a CAGR of 22.8% during 2021-2026. Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, we are continuously tracking and evaluating the direct as well as the indirect influence of the pandemic on different end-use sectors. These insights are included in the report as a major market contributor.

A sanitary napkin is an absorbent item used by a woman during her menstruation. They are either made of non-biodegradable cellulosic fiber and plastics or biodegradable materials such as banana fibre, bamboo corn, organic cotton etc. that do not contain any synthetic or chemical-based raw materials. 

The use of hazardous chemicals and raw materials in ordinary sanitary napkins has propelled the interest of female population towards the use of biodegradable sanitary napkins. Increasing awareness to protect the environment is also driving the adoption of biodegradable raw materials in sanitary pads. Factors such as increasing population of working women, growing awareness about female hygiene, and increasing health issues such as skin irritation and rashes are also contributing to the growth of the biodegradable sanitary napkins market across the globe. Non-biodegradable sanitary napkins use chemicals like dioxins, furans, chlorines and fragrances which causes skin problems and create a negative impact on the environment. On the other hand, biodegradable sanitary napkins use materials such as banana fiber, corn starch, water hyacinth, organic cotton, etc. which are comfortable, hygienic, cost-effective, and has a good capacity to absorb blood adequately. Some of the other factors driving this market include increasing awareness levels, government schemes and programmes, improving distribution networks, etc.

Key Market Segmentation:

IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global biodegradable sanitary napkins market, along with forecasts for growth at the global and regional level from 2021-2026. Our report has categorized the market based on material type, and distribution channel.

Breakup by Material Type

  • Bamboo-Corn
  • Cotton
  • Banana Fibre
  • Others.


Cotton currently dominates the market, holding the largest share.

Breakup by Distribution Channel

  • Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
  • Organic Stores
  • Pharmacies
  • Online
  • Others.


Amongst these, supermarkets and hypermarkets currently hold the largest share.

Breakup by Region

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia- Pacific
  • Latin America
  • Middle east and Africa.


Amongst these, North America is the leading market, accounting for the major share.

Competitive Landscape:

The report has also examined the competitive landscape of the market and provides the profiles of the key players operating in the industry.

Report Coverage:

Report Features Details
Base Year of the Analysis 2020
Historical Period 2015-2020
Forecast Period 2021-2026
Units US$ Million
Segment Coverage Material Type, Distribution Channel, Region
Region Covered  Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
Customization Scope 10% Free Customization
Report Price and Purchase Option Single User License: US$ 2299
Five User License: US$ 3399
Corporate License: US$ 4499
Post-Sale Analyst Support 10-12 Weeks
Delivery Format PDF and Excel through Email (We can also provide the editable version of the report in PPT/Word format on special request)

1    Preface
2    Scope and Methodology

    2.1    Objectives of the Study
    2.2    Stakeholders
    2.3    Data Sources
        2.3.1    Primary Sources
        2.3.2    Secondary Sources
    2.4    Market Estimation
        2.4.1    Bottom-Up Approach
        2.4.2    Top-Down Approach
    2.5    Forecasting Methodology
3    Executive Summary
4    Introduction

    4.1    Overview
    4.2    Key Industry Trends
5    Global Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market
    5.1    Market Overview
    5.2    Market Performance
    5.3    Impact of COVID-19
    5.4    Market Breakup by Material Type
    5.5    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    5.6    Market Breakup by Region
    5.7    Market Forecast
    5.8    SWOT Analysis
        5.8.1    Overview
        5.8.2    Strengths
        5.8.3    Weaknesses
        5.8.4    Opportunities
        5.8.5    Threats
    5.9    Value Chain Analysis
        5.9.1    Overview
        5.9.2    Inbound Logistics
        5.9.3    Sanitary Napkin Manufacturers
        5.9.4    Outbound Logistics
        5.9.5    Marketing and Sales
        5.9.6    Service
    5.10    Porters Five Forces Analysis
        5.10.1    Overview
        5.10.2    Bargaining Power of Buyers
        5.10.3    Bargaining Power of Suppliers
        5.10.4    Degree of Competition
        5.10.5    Threat of New Entrants
        5.10.6    Threat of Substitutes
    5.11    Price Analysis
        5.11.1    Price Indicators
        5.11.2    Price Structure
        5.11.3    Margin Analysis
    5.12    Key Success and Risk Factors
6    Market Breakup by Material Type
    6.1    Banana-Fibre
        6.1.1    Market Trends
        6.1.2    Market Forecast
    6.2    Cotton
        6.2.1    Market Trends
        6.2.2    Market Forecast
    6.3    Bamboo-Corn
        6.3.1    Market Trends
        6.3.2    Market Forecast
    6.4    Others
        6.4.1    Market Trends
        6.4.2    Market Forecast
7    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    7.1    Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
        7.1.1    Market Trends
        7.1.2    Market Forecast
    7.2    Organic Stores
        7.2.1    Market Trends
        7.2.2    Market Forecast
    7.3    Online Channels
        7.3.1    Market Trends
        7.3.2    Market Forecast
    7.4    Pharmacies
        7.4.1    Market Trends
        7.4.2    Market Forecast
    7.5    Others
        7.5.1    Market Trends
        7.5.2    Market Forecast
8    Market Breakup by Region
    8.1    North America
        8.1.1    Market Trends
        8.1.2    Market Forecast
    8.2    Europe
        8.2.1    Market Trends
        8.2.2    Market Forecast
    8.3    Asia Pacific
        8.3.1    Market Trends
        8.3.2    Market Forecast
    8.4    Middle East and Africa
        8.4.1    Market Trends
        8.4.2    Market Forecast
    8.5    Latin America
        8.5.1    Market Trends
        8.5.2    Market Forecast
9    Competitive Landscape
    9.1    Market Structure
    9.2    Key Players
    9.3    Profiles of Key Players
 
List of Figures

Figure 1: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkins Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkins Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015-2020
Figure 3: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Breakup by Material Type (in %), 2020
Figure 4: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in %), 2020
Figure 5: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2020
Figure 6: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 7: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 8: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 9: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 10: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market (Banana-Fibre): Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 11: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast (Banana-Fibre): Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 12: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market (Cotton): Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 13: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast (Cotton): Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 14: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market (Bamboo-Corn): Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 15: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast (Bamboo-Corn): Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 16: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market (Other Material Types):  Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 17: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast (Other Material Types):  Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 18: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales through Supermarkets and Hypermarkets (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 19: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales through Supermarkets and Hypermarkets (in Million US$): 2021-2026
Figure 20: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales through Organic Stores (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 21: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales through Organic Stores (in Million US$): 2021-2026
Figure 22: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales through Online Channels (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 23: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales through Online Channels (in Million US$): 2021-2026
Figure 24: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales through Pharmacies (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 25: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales through Pharmacies (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 26: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales through Other Distribution Channels (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 27: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales through Other Distribution Channels (in Million US$): 2021-2026
Figure 28: North America: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 29: North America: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 30: Europe: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 31: Europe: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 32: Asia Pacific: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 33: Asia Pacific: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 34: Middle East and Africa: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 35: Middle East and Africa: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Figure 36: Latin America: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2015 & 2020
Figure 37: Latin America: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2021-2026

List of Tables

Table 1: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2020 & 2026
Table 2: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Breakup by Material Type (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Table 3: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Table 4: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million US$), 2021-2026
Table 5: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market Structure
Table 6: Global: Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin Market: Key Players

Note: We value your privacy and will never rent or sell your email address. Privacy policy

Key Question Answered in this Report

The global biodegradable sanitary napkins market was valued at US$ 1,240 Million in 2020.

 

We expect the global biodegradable sanitary napkins market to exhibit a CAGR of 22.8% during 2021-2026.

 

The rising consumer concerns towards the increasing land pollution levels pertaining to the disposable of plastic-based sanitary pads are currently driving the global biodegradable sanitary napkins market. 

 

Sudden outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has led to the changing consumer inclination from conventional brick-and-mortar distribution channels towards online retail platforms for the purchase of biodegradable sanitary napkins.

 

Based on the material type, the global biodegradable sanitary napkins market has been segmented into bamboo-corn, cotton, banana fibre, and others. Currently, cotton type material holds the majority of the total market share.

 

Based on the distribution channel, the global biodegradable sanitary napkins market can be divided into supermarkets and hypermarkets, organic stores, pharmacies, online, and others. Amongst these, supermarkets and hypermarkets currently exhibit a clear dominance in the market.

 

On a regional level, the market has been classified into North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa, where North America currently dominates the global market. 

Some of the major players in the global biodegradable sanitary napkins market include Unicharm Corporation, Carmesi, Heyday Care LLP, Aakar Innovations, Shezhen BINBING Paper Co., Ltd., Procter & Gamble, The Honest Company Inc., Bodywise (UK) Limited, Maxim Hygiene, and Saathi.

Need more help?

  •   Speak to our experienced analysts for insights on the current market scenarios.
  •   Include additional segments and countries to customize the report as per your requirement.
  •   Gain an unparalleled competitive advantage in your domain by understanding how to utilize the report and positively impacting your operations and revenue.
  •   For further assistance, please connect with our analysts.

Purchase Options




$ 2299

REACH OUT TO US

Call us on

( US: +1-631-791-1145 )
( UK: +44-753-713-2163 )
( India: +91 120 433 0800 )


Drop us an email at

sales@imarcgroup.com

Social Links