The global anti-static films market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.03% to reach a market size of US$622.406 million by 2024 from US$491.046 million in 2018. Anti-static films refer to the protective films typically coated with anti-static agents to provide physical and static protection to various semiconductors, electronics, etc. Anti-static films are exploited to protect products from electrostatic contamination. Anti-static films can be used to prevent dust from clinging, hazardous shocks, etc. Anti-static films are used to protect insulators as well as circuits from electric static discharge (ESD). The demand for Anti-static films is projected to increase on account of the rising demand for consumer electronics. Furthermore, the emerging trend of electronic devices becoming smaller is poised to enhance the demand for anti-static films during the forecast period. The growing use of electronic devices in various industries is estimated to augment the growth of the market. The developing trend of utilizing flexible packaging is anticipated to further aid the growth of the Anti-static films in the coming years.
Geographically, the North American region is estimated to have a significant share of the market owing to the early adoption of anti-static films in the region. The Asia-Pacific region is expected to have a high growth rate during the forecast time frame due to the surging number of sales of consumer electronics coupled with the increasing initiatives of countries in the region to become more technologically savvy.
Increasing applications of electronics across various industries
Developing preferences for switching to flexible packaging
Unstable raw material costs
The major players profiled in the Anti-static films market include Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics., CAPLINQ Corporation, ESTER INDUSTRIES LIMITED., DUNMORE., Toyobo Co., Ltd., Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, Kolon Industries, Inc, Sekisui Film Co. Ltd., The Klöckner Pentaplast Group, Achilles Corporation, Wiman Corporation, Mitsubishi Polyester Film, Inc., Toray Plastics (America), Inc., Yun Chi Plastics Fabrication Co. Ltd., Syfan, Feisite, Blueridge films, Unitika, and Techno Stat Industry.
The anti-static films market has been analyzed through the following segments:
By Industry Vertical
Pharmaceutical and Healthcare
Bags & Pouches
By Material Type
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
Middle East and Africa