Waterproofing tapes are durable and tough with butyl rubber adhesive to build an instant waterproof bond for sealing gaps and leaks permanently. This type of tapes offers good abrasion resistance, high tack and adhesion, flexibility and conformability. Butyl adhesives provide huge benefits to consumers because of their excellent chemical properties. Butyl opposes water vapor transmission and is perfect for permanent waterproof seals. Waterproof tapes have excellent bonding power and good initial adhesion. Moreover, their water resistance property and long term durability makes the product more demanding for various applications. Use of these tapes in automotive industry creates a high demand of this product in this sector. In automotive industry, tapes are used for attaching parts onto outer surface of the car bodies, wrapping cable harness and protecting against abrasion. Use of waterproof, non-woven, cloth and other PVC tapes for automotive interiors creates a huge demand of this product in the automotive manufacturing sectors. Further down, manufacturing of waterproof tapes by various companies and their application in different fields is propelling the growth of waterproof tapes market during the forecast period.
Waterproof tapes offer wide range of benefits to construction industry, consumer electronics and automotive manufacturers. These benefits may include improving flexibility, abrasion resistance, and better adhesion.Uncoated cloth tapes and waterproof tapes provide versatility and high performance which are among the key factors propelling the market of waterproof tapes across the globe. The thriving construction industry, automotive industry, healthcare industries in region such as Asia-Pacific is augmenting the growth of this market. Market of waterproof tapes are still at an emerging state in few regions across the world and with a billion dollar investment in research and development, the market growth of waterproof tapes has a very high potential. Major applications of waterproof tapes covered in report includes construction, automotive, medical, packaging, electrical insulation and others. Increasing use of this product in construction, packaging and transportation and surgical purposes helps in creating a massive market potential.
The global waterproof tapes market in the report is segmented by type which includes single sided tapes and double-sided tapes. Moreover, on the basis of end-use the market is segmented as construction, medical, packaging & transportation, electrical insulation, automotive, aircraft/ aerospace, and others. The global waterproof tapes market has been moreover segmented geographically into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa and Latin America.
Some of the major players in the waterproof tapes market are3M, Sicad Group, Parker Hannifin Corporation, Scapa and others.
Global Waterproof Tapes Market: By End Use
Global Waterproof Tapes Market: By Type
Global Waterproof Tapes Market: By Geography