Paper Straw Industry Share, Future Growth, Key Drivers, and Regional Analysis to 2032

The global paper straw industry size was valued atUSD 1.51 billion in 2023. The industry is set to grow from USD 1.58 billion in 2024 to USD 2.69 billion by 2032, exhibiting a CAGR of 6.86% over the forecast period. The rise can be credited to the surging product demand on account of government ban on single-use plastics.

This information is provided by Fortune Business Insights™ in its research report, titled “Paper Straw Industry, 2024-2032”.

Top Key Companies Covered in the Paper Straw Industry:

  • Fueling Technology (China)
  • Footprint (U.S.)
  • Charta Global (U.S.)
  • Canada Brown Eco Products Ltd (Canada)
  • Huhtamaki Oyj (Finland)
  • Hoffmaster Group Inc. (U.S.)
  • Transcend Packaging (U.K.)
  • Duni Group (BioPak) (Sweden)
  • Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Focus Technology Co., Ltd. (China)

Informatio Source: 


Virgin Paper Segment Share to Surge Owing to Growing Demand for High Quality Straws

On the basis of material, the industry for paper straw is segmented into recycled paper and virgin paper. The virgin paper segment is expected to record appreciable growth over the forecast period. The expansion can be credited to the increase in technological advancements in the process of producing virgin fiber.

Printed Paper Segment to Register Commendable Growth Due to Customizability

Based on product, the industry is fragmented into non-printed and printed. The printed segment is estimated to register a substantial surge throughout the projected period. The surge can be attributed to the increasing product adoption in foodservice outlets.

Foodservice Segment to Gain Traction Owing to Surging Product Demand

Based on application, the industry is fragmented into household and foodservice. Of these, the foodservice segment is slated to depict commendable expansion over the study period. The escalation can be credited to increasing technological advancements in food delivery.

Based on geography, the industry has been analyzed across North America, South America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East & Africa.

Report Coverage:

The report gives an analysis of the prominent factors impelling business expansion over the forecast period. It further delves into the significant trends propelling the industry landscape throughout the projected period. Additional insights include the key steps taken by major industry participants for strengthening their industry foothold.

Drivers and Restraints:

industry Share Affected Due to Ban on Single-use Plastic Products

The paper straw industry growth can be attributed to increasing government regulations and policies to ban single-use plastic products. This is on account of increasing product demand and the growing number of applications in the foodservice sector.

However, the industry expansion is likely to be hampered owing to the negative impact on the manufacturing process and quality.

Regional Insights

North America to Emerge as Leading Region Owing to Strict Regulations on Single-use Plastics

The North America paper straw industry share is expected to record considerable expansion over the forecast period. The surge can be attributed to the higher usage of drinking straws in the food service industry and strict regulations on single-use plastics.

The Europe industry is slated to register notable growth throughout the study period. Some of the largest straw-consuming countries in the region include Italy, France, and Germany.

Competitive Landscape:

Leading Companies Develop New Products to Propel Business Expansion

Major paper straw companies are focused on the adoption of various strategic initiatives such as acquisitions, the formation of alliances, mergers, and others. Many companies are also entering into collaborations and partnership agreements for strengthening their position in the industry. Additional initiatives include increase in research activities.

Key Industry Development:

  • May 2022 – SIG India announced the launch of its wide range of recyclable paper straws in various dimensions, shapes, and utilities. The launch is focused on catering to the growing demand in India owing to the rising number of food chains, restaurants, and other foodservices.

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