Laundry capsules offer a convenient unit dose packaging solution for laundry detergent. These capsules encapsulate precise doses of laundry detergent, fabric softener, and other ingredients in a single use pod. This helps eliminate overdosing and reduces wastage. Their compact size and ease of use especially appeal to consumers with small loads. The global laundry capsules market is estimated to be valued at US$ 4.79 Billion in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 3.0% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Market key trends:
Increase in adoption of unit dose packaging: The adoption of unit dose packaging format such as laundry capsules is increasing among consumers globally. Precise dosing helps save water, energy and detergent in each wash. No mess is created during measuring the detergent. All ingredients are enclosed in a single soluble pouch. This simplifies dosing and makes laundry more convenient. Growing preference for easy to use and compact packaging will aid expansion of the laundry capsules market during the forecast period.
Strength: Laundry capsules are easy to use, convenient, compact in size and pre-dosed which saves effort and time for consumers.
Weakness: Laundry capsules have limited formulation options compared to traditional laundry detergents which restricts usage for specific fabric types.
Opportunity: Growing popularity of convenience products is driving the demand for laundry capsules from millennial customers. Rapid urbanization in developing regions also increases the market potential.
Threats: Availability of cheaper alternatives like liquid detergents and regular powder detergents poses a threat. Stringent environmental regulations regarding packaging material used in capsules can negatively impact the market.
The Global Laundry Capsules Market Size is expected to witness high growth over the forecast period of 2023 to 2030. The global laundry capsules market is estimated to be valued at US$ 4.79 Billion in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 3.0% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030.
The Asia Pacific region dominates the global laundry capsules market and is expected to retain its position over the next few years. Rising disposable incomes, growing working women population demanding convenience in household chores, and rapid urbanization are major factors driving the APAC market.
Key players operating in the laundry capsules market are Tata Chemicals Limited, Solvay SA, FMC Corporation, Soda Sanayii A.S., and OCI Company Ltd. Tata Chemicals Limited is a leading manufacturer with a wide portfolio of brands like Tide, Ariel etc. Solvay SA specializes in capsules for sensitive skin care. FMC Corporation focuses on eco-friendly formulations. Soda Sanayii A.S. has a strong presence in European markets. OCI Company Ltd. caters to the needs of developing Asian countries.
1.Source: Coherent Market Insights, Public sources, Desk research
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