With respirators and medical facemasks at the forefront of efforts to fight Covid-19, a new report from INDA examines the market and outlook for the stand-alone meltblown process used to produce those products.
Now available, the report Meltblown Nonwoven Markets: Covid-19 Impact Analysis, presents an outlook on the meltblown required for medical facemasks and respirators in the USA, providing insights for companies to make informed decisions. The report also provides a global view of meltblown capacity.
Written by Brad Kalil, Director of Market Intelligence & Economic Insights at the Association of the Nonwovens Fabrics Industry, INDA, Cary, NC/USA, the report is based on extensive research, producer surveys and interviews with industry leaders. Focused on the overall market, the report provides an introduction to meltblown techniques, the fibers’ unique properties and end-use applications, historical capacity, and estimated US and global volumes.
Meltblown Nonwoven Markets: COVID-19 Impact Analysis provides valuable insights for companies involved in the meltblown supply chain from resin equipment producers to fabric producers to end-use converters involved in facemask production, the filtration industry and wipes markets.