The global self-adhesive labels market size is projected to grow from $47.9 billion in 2021 to $62.3 billion by 2026, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 5.4 percent from 2021 to 2026, according to a new report from Market and Markets.
Rising demand from the industrial and retail sectors is supporting the growth of self-adhesive labels market. Self-adhesive labels are used widely in developed countries; the market is growing at a higher rate in emerging economies.
The prevailing environmental regulations in the market focus on the reduction of packaging materials — boxes, bags, and pouches — to decrease the amount of waste accumulating in landfills, which contributes to the growth of the self-adhesive labels market.
Release liners, by type, accounted for the largest market share in the self-adhesive labels market.
In terms of both value and volume, flexography is projected to be the fastest-growing segment from 2021 to 2026, for self-adhesive labels.
In terms of value, the APAC self-adhesive labels market is projected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.