The global stationery products market size was valued at USD 151.46 billion in 2023. The industry is expected to expand to USD 213.11 billion by 2030, exhibiting a CAGR of 5.00% over the study period.
Stationery products or items refer to the utility items for daily usage at offices, schools, or homes. The growing number of educational centers and offices across the globe bolsters the demand for the product at a macro level, impelling the market growth.
Fortune Business Insights™ provides this information in its research report, titled “Stationery Products Market, 2024-2030”.
Top Key Players Covered in the Stationery Products Market:
- Faber Castell (Germany)
- Kokuyu Camlin (India)
- 3M (U.S.)
- Rifle Paper Co. (U.S.)
- Reynolds (New Zealand)
- Staedtler (Germany)
- Schwan Stabilo (Germany)
- ITC Classmate (India)
- Navneet (India)
- Muji (Japan)
The market research report encompasses different factors affecting the growth of the market. In addition, it provides detailed insights into the COVID-19 impact, the latest trends, and the competitive landscape. The report further examines the strategic initiatives deployed by top companies to boost their share.
Paper Products Segment Dominate Due to Surging Demand for Paper Products
In terms of type, the market is classified into writing instruments, paper products, arts & crafts, and others. The paper products segment accounts for the largest stationery products market share due to the growing demand for paper items across residential applications, schools, offices, and other educational institutes.
Notable Growth in the Number of Households Boosted the Residential Segment Growth
Concerning application, the market is bifurcated into commercial and residential. The residential segment held the largest market share in 2022 due to substantial growth in the number of households across the globe.
Tactile Experience Offered by Offline Shopping to Drive Segment Growth
Based on distribution channels, the market is categorized into online and offline. The offline segment registers the leading market share owing to the tactile experience provided by offline shopping makes it traditional, augmenting the segment growth.
From the regional perspective, the market is classified into South America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and North America.
Drivers and Restraints:
Surging Preference for Eco-Friendly Stationery Products to Escalate Market Growth
One of the major factors propelling the stationery products market growth is a rise in the preference for eco-friendly items. The market growth rate is being increased by the growing uptake of paper-based products made of sustainable options such as sugarcane and bamboo for daily use.
Despite such growth opportunities, the quick digitalization in colleges and schools may impede market growth.
Asia Pacific to Register Largest Share Due to Growing Number of Educational Institutes
The Asia Pacific market for stationery products is poised to secure the largest share during the forecast period. The rising number of educational institutes in India, Japan, and China is augmenting regional growth.
North America is anticipated to witness steady growth in the coming years due to the increasing number of art institutes in the region.
Market Players Focus on Capacity Expansion Strategies to Enhance Their Market Position
The market shows a fragmented structure, depicting the presence of many large and medium companies across international and domestic markets. The companies are opting for different strategies to stand out from the competition. Some of these strategies include mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and others. Several companies are also focusing on capacity expansion strategies to boost their production capacities.
Key Industry Development:
August 2020: Inchpaper, an e-commerce startup based in India, initiated the facility of delivering stationery products for students and working professionals at doorsteps across 50 cities in India.