PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Economy
Written by / Agency / Source: Ceresana

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Ceresana Publishes New Study Analyzing the Global Market for Printing Inks - Package printing is becoming more important to the printing industry, publication printing is declining -
Ceresana Publishes New Study Analyzing the Global Market for Printing Inks


NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Konstanz, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany, 2013/04/22 - Package printing is becoming more important to the printing industry, publication printing is declining -

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Economy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Printings inks serve to circulate information and are used in nearly all products surrounding us in our day-to-day lives. A quick glance suffices: a calendar on the wall, the newspaper on the table, a packet of biscuits, a catalog of goods or the wallpaper itself - all products have been printed in order to color and decorate them or to provide us with information regarding the content. The importance of printing inks greatly exceeds the revenues of more than US$20 billion that were generated in this segment in 2011.

From publication to package printing
Development in modern information technology results in changes that producers and traders of printing inks have to adapt to. The major challenge is posed by the increasing popularity of electronic media - newspapers and books are read on e-readers, information and correspondence are exchanged via the internet. Marketing expenses are increasingly redirected towards TV, radio or internet ads and thus contribute even further to the substitution of traditional print media.

Package printing, on the other hand, is becoming more important to the printing industry. "Goods still have to be packed and consumers need information about the product when they are holding the package. Trade conducted via the internet supports mail order trade and, consequently, increases the need for packaging material", explains Oliver Kutsch, CEO of Ceresana. Demographic changes in industrialized countries and socio-economic changes on many emerging markets result in a change of consumer behavior in regard to packaged foodstuffs. This influences demand for packaging material accordingly.

Digital printing scores with flexibility
At the same time as requirement profile changes in the printing applications, so does the distribution of the printing processes employed. As print run sizes fall and demand for customized printing products rises, digital printing is in the best position to substitute other printing processes and to expand into new application areas. Continuing development further reduces production costs while quality rises. Another printing process to currently profit at above-average growth rates is flexography. Given its dominance on the market for package printing, this segment in particular is able to capitalize on the expanding market for packaging products and may also replace other printing processes in various printing applications.

Development towards environmental sustainability
One reason to substitute printing processes is a weaker negative impact on the environment that a new process may have. Both authorities and consumers increasingly demand processes that use hazardous chemicals in the production of printing plates or that utilize solvent-based printing inks with high VOC emissions to be replaced by alternative methods. Both printing processes such as offset, gravure, flexographic and screen printing as well as the inks used have to be refined. Progress has been made for instance in the sectors radiation cured printing inks and in mixtures with natural resins.

Electronic printing as a newcomer
Printing inks are customized products that have been developed to fit specific printing processes and applications. The diversity of media to print on and of application areas for the finished products makes a high degree of flexibility indispensable. New application areas emerge that offer the opportunity for printing technologies to establish themselves. A current example is electronic printing, a process that creates complete electronic parts utilizing conductive printing inks. These parts are often used in RFID-chips, displays or solar cells.

The study in brief:
Chapter 1 provides a presentation and analysis of the market for printing inks including forecasts up to 2019: revenues development as well as production and consumption volumes are analyzed for each individual region.

Chapter 2 examines the 16 largest countries of the market in more detail. Data on demand, revenues, production, import and export is provided. Demand is split by the printing processes offset, gravure, flexographic, digital printing and other printing processes. It is analyzed in detail.

In chapter 3, processing technologies of printing inks as well as influences exercised by various areas of application are examined in an in-depth analysis: data on demand development, split by Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa.

Chapter 4 provides profiles of the largest manufacturers of printing inks clearly arranged according to contact details, turnover, profit, product range, production sites, and profile summary. In-depth profiles of 87 manufacturers are given, including Altana, Dainichiseika, DIC, Flint Group, Fujifilm North America, Huber, Royal Dutch Van Son, Sakata, Inx, Sanchez, Sicpa, Siegwerk Druckfarben, T&K TOKA, Tokyo Printing Ink or TOYO INK.

About Ceresana
Ceresana ( is a leading international market research and consultancy company for the industrial sector and operates branch offices in Constance, Vienna and Hong Kong. For more than 10 years, it has been supplying several thousand customers from 55 countries with up-to-date market intelligence. Extensive market knowledge creates new prospects for strategic and operational decisions.

Ceresana's clients profit from practical consulting services, tailor-made single-client studies and more than 40 independent multi-client market studies.
The Ceresana business analysts are specialists in markets chemicals, plastics, additives, commodities, industrial components, packaging, and construction materials.

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Economy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Written by / Agency / Source: Ceresana


Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)


Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker


Distribution / Indexing: [+]

# # #
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Economy articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!

Ceresana Publishes New Study Analyzing the Global Market for Printing Inks

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Publisher Contact: Sandra Schulze - 
+49 7531 94293 0 s.schulze[.]
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Ceresana securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Economy via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Read Latest Articles From Ceresana / Company Profile

Read Economy Most Recent Related Newswires:

Frost & Sullivan to Explore Investment Opportunities in Nepal Amidst Economic Transformation
The Buy American Campaign Debuts Crowdfunding
United ASEAN Economy to Power Regional Trade and New Growth Opportunities Finds Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan’s IKC Enables Companies to Assess their Financial Performance in Relation to their Peers, based on Top-Bottom Scores
Iran Economy Exhibits Renewed Optimism, Open for Investments Across Industries, Targets Export Markets Notes Frost & Sullivan
Elevated Investment of $55.6 bn in Infrastructure Development Anticipated for Kenya Finds Frost & Sullivan
Industry 4.0 Business Ecosystem to Change Dynamics in the Global Industrial Landscape Finds Frost &Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan Assesses the Investment Climate in India and its Impact on Next-Generation Investors
Frost & Sullivan Launches Malaysia Mega Trends Report in Collaboration with Malaysian Investment Development Authority
Austria’s Government to Pass New Tax Package
Global Leaders Identify Critical Issues to Overcome Economic Development Challenges At the Economic Development Innovation (EDI) Council Meeting
Russian Internet Remains Growth Hotspot in the Country’s Economy Finds Frost & Sullivan
Converging Industries and Smart Cities to Present Market Opportunities Worth $1.5 Trillion by 2020 Says Frost & Sullivan
Business Credit Quality Weakened in August Says WAIN Street Business Default Index
GE to Invest $2 Billion in Africa by 2018

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns

NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.


  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (