Stock up: Industry revenue will increase due to stabilizing imports and increased spending

The Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing industry in Canada has experienced moderate revenue volatility over the five years to 2017, as the increasing price of wood pulp has clashed with growing consumer spending power and the falling Canadian dollar. Overall, IBISWorld estimates that the industry will post relatively strong gains over the five years to 2017. The industry is anticipated to exhibit slight but steady growth over the next five years, as demographic changes continue to stimulate consumer demand. Improving consumer confidence and income levels will also drive demand for higher quality and premium sanitary paper products, further bolstering revenue. However, increasing demand for eco-friendly, reusable alternatives may hamper gains...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 12-17
6.7%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
3,566
Businesses
25
Market Share of Companies

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Industry profitability slipped due to increases in the world price of wood pulp
  • Strong growth in demand alongside above-average profit margins have created a good environment
  • Domestically made products will remain favourably priced in international markets
  • Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing industry in Canada is in the mature stage of its life cycle. IBISWorld estimates that industry value added (IVA), which measures an industry's contribution to the economy, is projected to grow at an annualized rate of 4.1% over the 10 years to 2022. Meanwhile, Canadian GDP is expected to rise at an annualized rate of 1.9% during that same period, meaning that industry growth is rising compared with the overall economy. While normally an IVA rising compared with the overall economy is indicative of a growth-stage industry, this growth is likely due to a short-term spike in demand early in the reporting period that has prompted rising industry participation and increased revenue. A m...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry are

  • Having a large supply contract
  • Access to efficient technology and techniques
  • Upstream vertical integration
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as World price of wood pulp and Canadian-dollar effective exchange rate index in the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry converts sanitary paper stock or wadding, as well as pulp and paper, into sanitary paper products such as facial tissues and handkerchiefs, table napkins, towels, toilet paper, disposable diapers and tampons. Some operators may manufacture their own sanitary paper while others purchase it from mills. Final industry products are sold to wholesalers for distribution, straight to retailers or directly to large companies.

    Industry Products
  • Disposable sanitary products
  • Toilet paper and facial tissue
  • Paper towels, handkerchiefs, table cloths
  • Other sanitary paper products
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacture facial tissue
  • Manufacture paper place mats
  • Manufacture sanitary napkins and tampons
  • Manufacture paper tablecloths
  • Manufacture cleansing tissue
  • Manufacture toilet paper
  • Manufacture paper towels
  • Manufacture other sanitary paper products
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • World price of wood pulp
  • Canadian-dollar effective exchange rate index
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Demand from wholesale trade

  • Current Performance
  • Sources of demand
  • Industry structure and profit
  • Global competition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Changing demographics
  • Costs steady
  • Trade growth
  • Increasing consolidation
  • Table: Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Wholesale Trade In Canada
  • Supermarkets & Grocery Stores in Canada
  • Convenience Stores in Canada
  • Hospitals in Canada
  • Consumers in Canada

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing in Canada
  • Organic Chemical Manufacturing in Canada
  • Paper Mills in Canada
  • Power Tools & Other General-Purpose Machinery Manufacturing in Canada
  • Printing, Paper, Food, Textile & Other Machinery Manufacturing in Canada

  • Products & Services
  • Disposable sanitary products
  • Toilet paper and facial tissue
  • Paper towels, handkerchiefs, table cloths
  • Other sanitary paper products
  • Chart: Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports to the United States
  • Domestic commercial end users
  • Domestic consumers
  • Exports to other countries
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesRent and utilitiesDepreciationOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Internal competitionExternal competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Cascades Inc., Essity Aktiebolag,
  • Table: Cascades Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Essity Aktiebolag - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • World price of wood pulp (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Pulp
  • A dry, fibrous material prepared by chemically or mechanically separating the fibres that make up wood. It is most commonly used to make paper or moulded pulp products.
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • A life-threatening complication of a bacterial infection that is often associated with the use of superabsorbent tampons. It is also associated with the use of contraceptive sponges.
  • Vertical Integration
  • Owning different parts of the supply chain, either in the form of owning upstream suppliers or downstream buyers.
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