North America Paper Machine Clothing (PMC) Market Outlook, 2029

The North America Paper Machine Clothing(PMC) Market is estimated at USD 1.22 billion in 2033 , driven by rise in Shift Towards Sustainability.

According to publisher, Here is the North American Paper Machine Clothing (PMC) Market Report. Market Insights The North American PMC market is expected to reach $1.22 billion by 2033, with a steady growth of 3.2% annually. This growth is fueled by several factors: Rising Demand for Paper Products: The demand for hygiene products, packaging materials, and even some printing applications continues, keeping the paper industry afloat. Technological Advancements: Innovations in papermaking processes, like lighter weight paper production, require corresponding advancements in PMC to ensure efficiency. Material Developments: Introduction of new materials like high-performance fabrics and those focused on sustainability are finding favor with manufacturers. Shift Towards Sustainability: Paper mills are increasingly adopting eco-friendly PMC solutions that boast longer lifespans and lower energy consumption.

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Market Dynamics Balance Between Performance and Cost: Paper mills strive for optimal machine performance while keeping operational costs under control. PMC manufacturers are tailoring products to address this balancing act. Focus on Efficiency and Speed: Paper production demands efficient water removal and faster drying times. Advanced press felts and dryer fabrics are being developed to meet these needs. For instance, Andritz Group offers dryer fabrics with improved air permeability for faster drying. Sustainability Concerns: Regulations and consumer preferences are pushing the PMC industry towards more sustainable materials and production processes. Market Segments By Product Type: Forming fabrics: Capture and transport the paper web from the dilute suspension. Press felts: Remove water from the web after forming. Dryer fabrics: Enhance drying efficiency. By Application: Wrapping & packaging paper: Largest segment due to the surge in e-commerce. Printing & writing paper: A mature segment, but demand for specialty paper persists. Household & sanitary paper: Consistent demand for hygiene products. Newsprint: Facing decline due to the shift towards digital media.

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By Material: Nylon: Offers good strength and drainage properties. Polyester: Provides dimensional stability and heat resistance. Polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF): Used for dryer fabrics due to its excellent drying efficiency. Regional Analysis The United States dominates the North American PMC market due to its well-established paper industry. Canada is a significant contributor, with a growing demand for packaging materials. Mexico's expanding manufacturing sector is expected to drive PMC demand in the coming years. Key Developments Mergers and acquisitions are consolidating the market. For example, Voith Group acquired BTG, a leading PMC supplier, in 2021. Manufacturers are investing in research and development to create PMC solutions that combine performance with sustainability.

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Competitive Landscape The market is dominated by a few major players like Andritz Group, Voith Group, Albany International Corp., and Metso Outotec. These companies offer a wide range of PMC products catering to diverse application needs. Regional players are also present, competing on factors like price and customer service. Conclusion The North American PMC market is poised for steady growth, driven by the paper industry's continued relevance and a focus on innovation and sustainability. The market offers lucrative opportunities for established players and new entrants who can deliver performance-driven and eco-conscious PMC solutions.

Table of Contents

  • 1 Introduction 6
  • 1.1 Industry Definition and Research Scope 6
  • 1.1.1 Industry Definition 6
  • 1.1.2 Research Scope 7
  • 1.2 Research Methodology 10
  • 1.2.1 Overview of Market Research Methodology 10
  • 1.2.2 Market Assumption 11
  • 1.2.3 Secondary Data 11
  • 1.2.4 Primary Data 11
  • 1.2.5 Data Filtration and Model Design 12
  • 1.2.6 Market Size/Share Estimation 13
  • 1.2.7 Research Limitations 14
  • 1.3 Executive Summary 15
  • 2 Market Overview and Dynamics 17
  • 2.1 Market Size and Forecast 17
  • 2.1.1 Impact of COVID-19 on World Economy 18
  • 2.1.2 Impact of COVID-19 on the Market 22
  • 2.1.3 Impact of Russia-Ukraine Conflict 24
  • 2.1.4 Impact of Israel-Palestine War 26
  • 2.2 Major Growth Drivers 27
  • 2.3 Market Restraints and Challenges 31
  • 2.4 Emerging Opportunities and Market Trends 34
  • 2.5 Porter’s Fiver Forces Analysis 38
  • 3 Segmentation of North America Market by Product Type 42
  • 3.1 Market Overview by Product Type 42
  • 3.2 Forming Fabrics 44
  • 3.3 Press Felts 45
  • 3.4 Dryer Fabrics 46
  • 4 Segmentation of North America Market by Material 47
  • 4.1 Market Overview by Material 47
  • 4.2 Nylon 49
  • 4.3 Polyester 50
  • 4.4 PVDF 51
  • 4.5 Other Materials 52
  • 5 Segmentation of North America Market by Application 53
  • 5.1 Market Overview by Application 53
  • 5.2 Wrapping & Packaging Paper 55
  • 5.3 Printing & Writing Paper 56
  • 5.4 Household & Sanitary Paper 57
  • 5.5 Newsprint 58
  • 5.6 Other Applications 59
  • 6 North America Market 2023-2033 by Country 60
  • 6.1 Overview of North America Market 60
  • 6.2 U.S. 63
  • 6.3 Canada 66
  • 6.4 Mexico 68
  • 7 Competitive Landscape 70
  • 7.1 Overview of Key Vendors 70
  • 7.2 New Product Launch, Partnership, Investment, and M&A 73
  • 7.3 Company Profiles 74
  • Albany International 74
  • ANDRITZ AG 76
  • AstenJohnson 77
  • Benost 78
  • Cristini S.p.A. 79
  • DuPont 80
  • Filcon Fabrics 81
  • Heimbach 82
  • ICHIKAWA 83
  • Jürgens Holding 84
  • Monosuisse 85
  • Nippon Filcon 86
  • Perlon Nextrusion Monofil 87
  • Sichuan Vanov 88
  • Valmet 89
  • Voith Paper Fabrics India 90
  • Xerium Technologies 91
  • RELATED REPORTS 92



Table 1. Snapshot of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market in Balanced Perspective, 2023-2033 16
Table 2. World Economic Outlook, 2024-2036 19
Table 3. World Economic Outlook, 2022-2024 21
Table 4. Scenarios for Economic Impact of Ukraine Crisis 25
Table 5. Scenarios for Economic Impact of Israel-Palestine War 26
Table 6. Main Product Trends and Market Opportunities in North America Paper Machine Clothing Market 34
Table 7. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type, 2023-2033, $ mn 42
Table 8. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material, 2023-2033, $ mn 47
Table 9. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application, 2023-2033, $ mn 53
Table 10. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Country, 2023-2033, $ mn 61
Table 11. U.S. Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type, 2023-2033, $ mn 65
Table 12. U.S. Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material, 2023-2033, $ mn 65
Table 13. U.S. Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application, 2023-2033, $ mn 65
Table 14. Canada Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type, 2023-2033, $ mn 67
Table 15. Canada Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material, 2023-2033, $ mn 67
Table 16. Canada Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application, 2023-2033, $ mn 67
Table 17. Mexico Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type, 2023-2033, $ mn 69
Table 18. Mexico Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material, 2023-2033, $ mn 69
Table 19. Mexico Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application, 2023-2033, $ mn 69
Table 20. Albany International: Company Snapshot 74
Table 21. Albany International: Business Segmentation 75
Table 22. Albany International: Product Portfolio 75



Figure 1. Research Method Flow Chart 10
Figure 2. Bottom-up Approach and Top-down Approach for Market Estimation 13
Figure 3. North America Market Forecast in Optimistic, Conservative and Balanced Perspectives, 2023-2033 15
Figure 4. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market, 2023-2033, $ mn 17
Figure 5. Impact of COVID-19 on Business 22
Figure 6. Primary Drivers and Impact Factors of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market 27
Figure 7. Worldwide Commercial Printing Market, 2021-2031, $ mn 30
Figure 8. Primary Restraints and Impact Factors of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market 31
Figure 9. Investment Opportunity Analysis 35
Figure 10. Porter’s Fiver Forces Analysis of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market 38
Figure 11. Breakdown of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type, 2023-2033, % of Revenue 43
Figure 12. North America Addressable Market Cap in 2024-2033 by Product Type, Value ($ mn) and Share (%) 43
Figure 13. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type: Forming Fabrics, 2023-2033, $ mn 44
Figure 14. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type: Press Felts, 2023-2033, $ mn 45
Figure 15. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Product Type: Dryer Fabrics, 2023-2033, $ mn 46
Figure 16. Breakdown of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material, 2023-2033, % of Sales Revenue 48
Figure 17. North America Addressable Market Cap in 2024-2033 by Material, Value ($ mn) and Share (%) 48
Figure 18. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material: Nylon, 2023-2033, $ mn 49
Figure 19. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material: Polyester, 2023-2033, $ mn 50
Figure 20. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material: PVDF, 2023-2033, $ mn 51
Figure 21. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Material: Other Materials, 2023-2033, $ mn 52
Figure 22. Breakdown of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application, 2023-2033, % of Sales Revenue 54
Figure 23. North America Addressable Market Cap in 2024-2033 by Application, Value ($ mn) and Share (%) 54
Figure 24. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application: Wrapping & Packaging Paper, 2023-2033, $ mn 55
Figure 25. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application: Printing & Writing Paper, 2023-2033, $ mn 56
Figure 26. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application: Household & Sanitary Paper, 2023-2033, $ mn 57
Figure 27. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application: Newsprint, 2023-2033, $ mn 58
Figure 28. North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Application: Other Applications, 2023-2033, $ mn 59
Figure 29. Breakdown of North America Paper Machine Clothing Market by Country, 2023 and 2033, % of Revenue 61
Figure 30. Contribution to North America 2024-2033 Cumulative Market by Country, Value ($ mn) and Share (%) 62
Figure 31. U.S. Paper Machine Clothing Market, 2023-2033, $ mn 64
Figure 32. Canada Paper Machine Clothing Market, 2023-2033, $ mn 66
Figure 33. Paper Machine Clothing Market in Mexico, 2023-2033, $ mn 68
Figure 34. Growth Stage of North America Paper Machine Clothing Industry over the Forecast Period 70
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