Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market 2017-2027

Definition of Market/Industry:

Sponge & scouring pads are made from polymer and steel material and are widely used in various household as well as commercial end users Sponge and scouring pads are intended for cleaning and washing of cooking utensils and cooking area for removing dirt and dust particles. Demand for sponge & scoring pads is expected to rise in Nigeria, owing to increasing awareness about cleanliness in the country.

Statistics:

The Nigeria sponge & scouring pads market was valued at US$ 148.3 Mn in 2018, and is expected to reach US$ 214.2 Mn by the end of 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 4.2% over the forecast period (2019-2027).

Drivers:

Growth of travel & tourism industry in Nigeria is expected to drive growth sponge & scouring pads market in the country over the forecast period. For instance, according to data released in 2019 by ‘Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Nigeria’, Nigeria has various investment potential in tourism sector such as beach resorts & hotels, overland safaris, national parks, gorilla viewing, deep sea recreational fishing, lake & river fishing, surfing & snorkeling, theme parks, and exposition centers. Therefore, increasing opportunities in travel & tourism industry in Nigeria is expected to boost growth of commercial end-use industries including restaurants and hotels, which in turn is expected to increase demand for sponge & scouring pads in the country over the forecast period.

Statistics:

Among material, polymer segment held the largest revenue share of 81.4 % in Nigeria sponge & scouring pads market in 2018, as it does not form scratches on the surface to be cleaned.

Figure 1. Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market Share, By Material, 2018

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Market Restraints

Wide variety of sponge and scoring pads are available in the market for cleaning cooking utensils and cooking surroundings such as cooking platform and gas burner. However, availability of multipurpose brush products such as pan & glass brush, dish washing & cleaning-up brittle brush are expected to hamper growth of the Nigeria sponge & scouring pads market over the forecast period.

Market Opportunities

Rising awareness about environment protection has resulted in shift in consumer preference towards eco-friendly products. Therefore, manufacturers operating in the Nigeria sponge and scouring pads market are focused on adopting sustainable production process, in order to produce environmentally friendly products and attract consumer base. For instance, 3M Company’s ‘Scotch-Brite Never Scratch Soap-Loaded Scour Pad’ is made from 100% recycled paper fibers. Moreover, the soap used in the pad is phosphate-free and biodegradable.

Market Trends/Key Takeaways

Increasing usage of non-stick pans and pots for cooking is expected to drive demand for efficient cleaning without scratching the surfaces. This, in turn, is expected to propel demand for soft sponges and scouring pads that do not form scratch on the non-stick pan. For instance, Vileda (a brand of Freudenberg Home and Cleaning Solutions GmbH), which is also operating in Nigeria, offers ‘Scrunge Stainless Steel Scrub Sponge’, which is a multilayer sponge that can be used for cleaning stainless steel surfaces. The sponge is designed with abrasive coating layer, which helps in scrubbing the dirt faster. Moreover, the sponge has 100% microfiber cloth layer, beneath the abrasive coating, which absorbs the liquid and thereby, dries the surfaces by wiping away remaining dirt. The sponge effectively cleans encrusted or tough dirt due to abrasive coating layer and offers streak free or scratch free shine due to cloth layer on all stainless steel surfaces.

Figure 2. Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market Share, By Product Type, 2018

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Among product type, medium duty segment held the largest revenue share of 62.8 % in Nigeria sponge & scouring pads market in 2018, followed by light duty and heavy duty segment.

Competitive Section:

Company Names 

  • 3M Company
  • Vikan A/S
  • Kiwi Scourers Ltd
  • Vale Mill (Rochdale) Ltd.
  • Steelwool (Africa) Limited
  • Rozenbal SAS
  • Freudenberg Home & Cleaning Solutions GmbH
  • Emirates Steel Wool Manufacturing Est.

Sponge & scouting pads are widely adopted to cooking ware and kitchen utensils. Sponge and scouring pads are widely used in commercial and residential spaces, owing to their easy availability and low cost as compared to other substitutes such as dishwashers, among others.

Sponge & scouring pads are manufactured from polymer or steel. Steel scouring pads are manufactured as flexible threads of steel, and are capable of cleaning rigid dirt, baked and oily surface, and also food stains from burnt utensils. Steel sponge and scouring pads usually have application in the commercial sector such as restaurants and eateries for scrapping off stubborn deposits from utensils.

Moreover, there is increasing trend of eating barbeque food, which demands extensive cleaning of utensils used in barbeque. Steel based scouring pads are capable of cleaning tough dirt, which gets accumulated on the barbeque utensils. This in turn is expected to drive growth of steel sponge & scoring pads in Nigeria.

Market Dynamics

Rising number of restaurants, with growing travel and tourism industry in Nigeria are expected to increase number hostels & restaurants, which in turn is expected to boost demand for sponge & scoring pads from commercial end user segment, which is further expected to drive the market growth.

Commercial segment includes restaurants, hotels, hospitals, and various other public buildings. Within the commercial segment, synthetic scouring pads are widely used for cleaning purposes. These are majorly used for cleaning of kitchen equipment, railings, walls, desks, and maintenance equipment, among others.

Scouring pads which are used for commercial purpose contain durable synthetic fibers and abrasive particles, which are effective in scrubbing. Commercial segment accounted market share of 15.3% in terms of revenue, in 2018 and is expected to increase to 16.1% by 2027 in Nigeria sponge & scouring pads market.

Key features of the study:

  • This report provides in-depth analysis of Nigeria sponge & scoring pads market and provides market size (US$ Million) and compound annual growth rate (CAGR %) for the forecast period (2019-2027), considering 2018 as the base year
  • It elucidates potential revenue opportunities across different segments and explains attractive investment proposition matrices for this market
  • This study also provides key insights about market drivers, restraints, opportunities, new product launches or approval, regional outlook, and competitive strategy adopted by the leading players
  • It profiles leading players in the Nigeria sponge & scoring pads market based on the following parameters – company overview, financial performance, product portfolio, geographical presence, distribution strategies, key developments and strategies, and future plans
  • Key companies covered as a part of this study includes, 3M Company, Vikan A/S, Kiwi Scourers Ltd, Vale Mill (Rochdale) Ltd., Steelwool (Africa) Limited, Rozenbal SAS, Freudenberg Home & Cleaning Solutions GmbH, and Emirates Steel Wool Manufacturing Est.
  • Insights from this report would allow marketers and the management authorities of the companies to make informed decision regarding their future products launches, technology upgradation, market expansion, and marketing tactics
  • The Nigeria sponge & scoring pads market report caters to various stakeholders in this industry including investors, suppliers, chelated-iron agricultural micronutrients manufacturers, distributors, new entrants, and financial analysts
  • Stakeholders would have ease in decision-making through the various strategy matrices used in analyzing the Nigeria sponge & scoring pads market

Detailed Segmentation:

  • Nigeria Sponge & Scoring Pads Market, By Material:
    • Steel
    • Polymer
  • Nigeria Sponge & Scoring Pads Market, By Product Type:
    • Light Duty
    • Medium Duty
    • Heavy Duty
  • Nigeria Sponge & Scoring Pads Market, By End User:
    • Residential
    • Commercial
  • Nigeria Sponge & Scoring Pads Market, By Distribution Channel:
    • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets
    • Convenience Stores
    • Online Channels
    • Others (Departmental Stores, Specialty Stores, and Others)
  • Company Profiles
    • 3M Company *
      • Company Overview
      • Product Portfolio
      • Key Strategies
      • Recent Developments
      • Future Plans
    • Vikan A/S
    • Kiwi Scourers Ltd
    • Vale Mill (Rochdale) Ltd.
    • Steelwool (Africa) Limited
    • Rozenbal SAS
    • Freudenberg Home & Cleaning Solutions GmbH
    • Emirates Steel Wool Manufacturing Est.

“*” marked represents similar segmentation in other categories in the respective section.

Table of Contents

  1. Research Objectives and Assumptions
    • Research Objectives
    • Assumptions
    • Abbreviations
  2. Market Purview
    • Report Description
      • Market Definition and Scope
    • Executive Summary
      • Market Snippet, By Material
      • Market Snippet, By Product Type
      • Market Snippet, By End User
      • Market Snippet, By Distribution Channel
    • Coherent Opportunity Map (COM)
  3. Market Dynamics, Regulations, and Trends Analysis
    • Market Dynamics
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Market Opportunities
      • Industry Trend
      • New Product Approvals/Launches
      • Promotion and Marketing Initiatives
    • Cost Tier Down Analysis
  4. Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market, By Material, 2017- 2027 (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2027 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2027
      • Segment Trends
    • Steel
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Polymer
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
  5. Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market, By Product Type, 2017- 2027 (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2027 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2027
      • Segment Trends
    • Light Duty
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Medium Duty
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Heavy Duty
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
  6. Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market, By End User, 2017- 2027 (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2027 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2027
      • Segment Trends
    • Residential
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Commercial
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
  7. Nigeria Sponge & Scouring Pads Market, By Distribution Channel, 2017- 2027 (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2027 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2027
      • Segment Trends
    • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Convenience Stores
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Online Channels
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
    • Others (Departmental Stores, Specialty Stores, and Others)
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2027, (US$ Million)
  8. Competitive Landscape
    • Heat Map Analysis
    • Market Share Analysis (3x3 Matrix)
    • Company Profiles
      • 3M Company
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Vikan A/S
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Kiwi Scourers Ltd
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Vale Mill (Rochdale) Ltd.  
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Steelwool (Africa) Limited
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Rozenbal SA
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Freudenberg Home & Cleaning Solutions GmbH  
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Emirates Steel Wool Manufacturing Est.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
  9. Section
    • References
    • Research Methodology
    • About us and Sales Contact

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