Cotton is estimated to be the largest fiber type segment of the textile dyes market in 2019. The large share can be attributed to its durability and abrasive resistance. This fiber type can retain many dyes, and is washable and ironable. These properties make the textiles derived from cotton appropriate for mass-produced clothing products.
The disperse dye segment is estimated to be the largest dye type segment of the textile dyes market in 2019, in terms of both value and volume. The demand for disperse dye continues to be driven by its use in many types fibers such as nylon, polyester, acetate, and triacetate.
APAC is expected to be the largest textile dyes market during the forecast period. Factors such as the growing demand for textile dyes and policies mandating the use of environment-friendly and low volatile organic compounds (VOC) products have led to innovation in the textile dyes industry. In addition, the strengthening economy of countries such as China and India is attracting new investments in the region.