Global Printing Inks Business Report 2023: Market to Reach $23.6 Billion by 2030

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Global Market for Printing Inks

Global Market for Printing Inks

Global Market for Printing Inks

Dublin, February 17, 2023 — (GLOBE NEWSWIRE – The “Printing Inks Global Strategic Business Report”, has been published’s offering.

Global Printing Inks Market To Reach $23.6 Billion By 2030

Global market for printing inks is estimated to be US$19.1 billion by 2022. It is expected that it will grow at 2.6% CAGR over the 2022-2030 period.

Solvent-based is one segment that was analyzed in the report. It is predicted to see a 3% CAGR, and will reach US$11.5 Billon by the end. The growth of the Water-based segment has been adjusted to a 2.5% CAGR over the next 8 years, taking into account post-pandemic recovery.

The U.S. Market is valued at $5.2 Billon, with China expected to grow at 4.5% CAGR.

In the United States, the market for printing inks is expected to reach US$5.2 billion by 2022. China, which is the second-largest economy in the world, is projected to grow at a CAGR 4.5% between 2022 and 2030.

Canada and Japan are two other notable geographic markets. They both expect to grow at 1.4% & 2.3%, respectively, over the 2022-2030 period. Germany is projected to grow at an average 1.8% CAGR in Europe. The market for Asia-Pacific will be led by South Korea, India, Australia and Australia. It is expected to reach US$3 billion by 2030.

Looking ahead to 2023

As companies slow down on investment, hampered by weaker demand and inflation worries, lower capital expenditures are possible. Developed markets are likely to fall into recession due to slow growth and high inflation.

Complex challenges will be exacerbated by volatile financial markets, rising trade tensions, tighter regulatory environments, and pressure to incorporate climate change into economic decision-making.

Most markets, investors, and consumers expect 2023 to be a tough year. There is still opportunity for leaders and businesses to chart a way forward that is resilient and adaptable.

What`s New?

  • Extra coverage of Russia-Ukraine war, global inflation, easing of zero-Covid in China and its bumpy opening; supply chain disruptions; global trade tensions; and threat of recession.

  • Global competitiveness and market share of key competitors

  • Market presence across multiple geographies – Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial

  • Online interactive peer-to-peer collaborative bespoke updates

  • Access to Digital Archives and Research Platform

  • Complementary updates for one-year

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Forecast Period

2022 – 2030

Estimated market value (USD) for 2022

$19.1 Billion

Forecasted market value (USD) for 2030

$23.6 Billion

Annual Compound Growth Rate


All Regions


We cover the following key topics:


  • Influencer Market Insights

  • World Market Trends

  • The Impact of Covid-19, and the looming global recession

  • Printing Inks Industry: A Preface

  • Recent Market Activity

  • Impact of recent economic upheavals upon the printing inks market

  • The 2011-2014 Period: Printing Inks Market Hit by Weak Global Economy

  • Stable Economic Outlook to Preserve Market Sentiment intact in the Immediate Term

  • Outlook

  • Developed Markets: Losing Sheen

  • The fastest growing markets are still in developing regions

  • Major Market Participants

  • World Printing Inks Industry – Key Products of Leading Printing Ink Companies

  • Consolidation Activity

  • Select M&A Activity in the Global Printing Inks Industry: 2012-2017

  • Printing inks – Global Key Competitors Market Share for 2022 (E).

  • Competitive Market Presence – Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial for Players Worldwide in 2022 (E)


  • Oil & Solvent Based Inks – Traditional Product Markets

  • Environmental Friendly Printing Ink Varieties Fast Replacing Traditional Oil-Based & Solvent Based Printing Inks

  • Vegetable oil-based Inks Support Growth in the Oil Based Inks Market

  • Water-Based Inks are the fastest growing printing ink type

  • UV and EB Inks – The Bucks Start Here

  • UV-Curable Inks Gaining Rapid Traction

  • UV LED Inks: Emerging Technology That Attracts Industry Attention

  • Lithographic Inks: The Largest, But Most Mature Market Segment By Printing Process Type

  • Demand for Gravure Printing Inks is Steady

  • Polyamide is the fastest-growing type of resignation for gravure print inks

  • Expanding the Food Packaging and Lamination Industries to Encourage Gravure Printing Market Growth

  • Gravure Printing Inks Market Challenges

  • The Flexography Printing Process Inks Keep Gaining Prominence

  • Flexo Technology has great growth prospects

  • Water-based Inks dominate the Flexographic Printing Inks Market

  • Digital Printing Inks are the fastest-growing category, according to Process

  • Digital Textile Printing Technologies Gives Digital Textile Printing inks a boost

  • Inkjet Inks – A Focus

  • Inkjet Inks Market – A Review

  • Inks are gaining popularity in recent times due to the rising number of sub-categories

  • Weakening Demand for Printing Inks in Publication/Commercial Printing Sector as Internet and Digital Media Replaces Print Media

  • Steady growth in the packaging industry helps sustain demand for printing inks

  • Steady recovery in retail trade: A key external driver for printing inks used in the retail packaging segment

  • A Market Overview for Printer Ink Refills

  • Despite Volatile Economic Scenario Seen in Recent Times R&D Efforts in Printing Inks Remain Buoyant

  • Product Innovations & Technology Developments Keep the Industry Alive

  • R&D & Product Innovation Efforts Optimally Geared Towards Production of Environment Friendly Products

  • Take a look at some of the latest advanced technologies that have been driving sales in recent times

  • 3D Printer Manufacturers Get Ready to Make Affordable 3D Printing inks

  • Biodegradable inks: The Way to Go

  • Nanographic printing

  • Waterless printing

  • High-fidelity color control

  • Thermal Inkjet Printing

  • Inkjet Inks Segment of Recent Past: Innovations

  • Innovative Products in Flexography Inks Market, Recent Past

  • Inks Segment in the Past Reveals Innovations

  • Innovations in Packaging Industry in the Recent Past

  • Innovative Publication Ink

  • Key Players & Their Recent Product Developments – A Review

  • Key Challenges & Issues

  • Digitalization & Paperless Era

  • Securing raw material supply

  • Synthetic Alternatives Flood Raw Material Supply chain

  • Strenuous Government Regulations that Limit Growth

  • Pricing Pressures

  • Challenges for Digital Inkjet Inks

  • Globalization: The Challenges

  • Environmental Issues & Compliance with Stringent Environmental Regulations

FOCUS ON SELECTION PLAYERS (Total of 188 Featured).

  • ALTANA AG (Germany).

  • Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd. (Japan)

  • DIC Corporation (Japan).

  • Sun Chemical Corp. (USA).

  • Flint Group (Luxembourg)

  • Fujifilm UK Ltd. (UK)

  • Hubergroup (Germany).

  • Royal Dutch Printing Ink Factories Van Son (Holland)

  • Sakata Inx Corporation, Japan

  • INX International Ink Co. (USA).

  • SAKATA Inx Private Limited India (India)

  • Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA (Germany)

  • T & K Toka Co. Ltd. (Japan)

  • Tokyo Printing Ink Mfg. Co. Ltd. (Japan)

  • Toyo Ink SC Holdings Co. Ltd.

  • Wikoff Color Corporation (USA)

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