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White Oil Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2022 - 2027)


The global white oil market is estimated at around 1,462 kilo tons in 2022 and is expected to register a CAGR of over 1% during the forecast period (2022-2027). The white oil market has been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

New York, Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- announces the release of the report "White Oil Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2022 - 2027)" -
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, many countries took a wide variety of restrictive measures, which had, in general, a negative effect on demand, and thus, on industrial production in many areas. Moreover, the steel industry had been one of the major victims of this pandemic. Steel production has witnessed a decline in 2020, due to the production halts and decreased demand from various end-user industries because of the COVID-19 crisis. Similarly, the food and beverage industry was negatively affected due to significant disruptions in the supply chain.

Key Highlights
Over the medium term, the major factors driving the growth of the white oil market are growing demand from the cosmetics and personal care industry, and the growing pharmaceutical industry.
However, the availability of substitute products is acting as a restraint to the market studied.
The potential usage of white oil in the food and beverage industry is expected to provide opportunities for the white oil market in the future.
Asia Pacific region is expected to dominate the global white oil market owing to the rapid growth of countries, like China, India, and Japan.

Key Market Trends

Increasing Demand from Personal Care across the World

White oils are an important part of many cosmetic formulations and are commonly used in almost all types of cosmetic and personal care products, from emulsions to anhydrous cosmetics, such as lip balm, baby oil, skincare, haircare, creams, lotions, and emollients.
White oil can be used to ease diaper rash and eczema irritation. The cosmetic industry also makes good use of liquid paraffin. The substance is used in various beauty products, including detergent creams, cold creams, hydrated creams, bronzed oils, and makeup products.
In the United States, the revenue in the beauty and personal care market in the country stood at USD 80.21 billion in 2021 of which USD 39.66 billion were accounted for personal care products. These products include lotions, hair dyes, lipsticks, cosmetics, creams, deodorants, bath soaps, dental care products, shampoos, toothpaste, perfumes, UV filters, detergents, sunscreens, fragrances, and household items.?
According to Cosmetic Europe the personal care association, Europe’s 500 million consumers use cosmetic and personal care products every day to protect their health, enhance their well-being and boost their self-esteem. Ranging from antiperspirants, fragrances, make-up, and shampoos, to soaps, sunscreens, and toothpaste, cosmetics.
The market for personal care products is dominated by a few key players, such as L’Oréal, P&G, Unilever, and Shiseid?. According to the report by L’Oreal, the global beauty & personal care market revenue stood at USD 511 billion in 2021 and is anticipated to ascend to USD 784.6 billion in 2025.?
Thus, all the factors mentioned above are expected to drive the demand for white oil over the forecast period.

Asia Pacific to Dominate the Market

Asia Pacific dominated the market with both the largest and fastest-growing market for white oil in 2021.
China is the largest textile producing and exporting country in the world. With its rapid growth over the last two decades, the Chinese textile industry has become one of the main pillars of the country’s economy. Clothes, clothing accessories, textile yarns, and textile articles are amongst the top export goods from China.
According to the National Bureau of Statistics of China, the textile production volume in China accounted for 12.4 billion meters in the first four months of 2022, compared to 11.8 billion meters during the same period in the previous year.
In China, more women are joining the workforce, thus driving the instinct of looking good in the workplace. Interestingly, the cosmetics industry has also witnessed a surge in demand among men, owing to factors, such as awareness, the importance of grooming, and the presence of a greater number of women in the workplace.
Products with natural ingredients, especially fruit- and plant-based products, are in high demand. L’Oreal group is coming up with a series of product introductions and a rollout of customized social initiatives in China. Such trends are driving the demand for white oil in the country.
In India, the largest application of white oils in the country is hair oil, which is a part of the cosmetics and personal care industry. The overall cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries account for around three-fourths of the white oil consumption in the country.
India is also the second-largest producer of garments and textiles globally and the fifth largest textile exporter, with a 23% contribution to India’s GDP and 12% to exports in 2021. In 2021, India’s textile and apparel exports stood at USD 30.4 billion.
Owing to such trends in various industries in Asia, the demand for white oils is likely to increase during the forecast period.

Competitive Landscape

The global white oil market is partially consolidated with many healthy competitions in the market. The major companies are China Petrochemical & Chemical Corporation , HF Sinclair Corporation, Calumet Specialty Products Partners, Savita Oil Technologies Limited, and ExxonMobil Corporation among others.

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