Dublin, Feb. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Writing and Marking Instruments - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Writing and Marking Instruments in US$ Thousand by the following Product Groups/Segments:

  • Pens/Markers (Ballpoint & Gel Pens, Roller Pens, Mechanical Pens, Fountain Pens, & Markers)
  • Pencils/Art Goods (Wood-cased Pencils, Mechanical Pencils, & Art Goods)

The report profiles 148 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Add Pens Private Ltd. (India)
  • A. T. Cross Company (USA)
  • Crayola LLC (USA)
  • Dollar Industries Pvt. Ltd. (Pakistan)
  • Faber-Castell (Germany)
  • Kokuyo Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Mitsubishi Pencil Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Montblanc International GmbH (Germany)
  • Newell Brands (USA)
  • Pentel Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Pilot Corporation (Japan)
  • Pilot Corporation of America (USA)
  • Sailor Pen Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Societe BIC (France)
  • STAEDTLER Mars GmbH & Co. KG (Germany)
  • Tombow Pencil Co., Ltd (Japan)
  • Zebra Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Key Topics Covered:


Writing & Marking Instruments - A Prelude
Key Factors Influencing Demand & Their Level of Influence (On a Scale of 1-10)
Seasonality is the Norm, Rather than an Exception
Improving Economy Buoys General Market Optimism
Years 2016 and 2017 in Retrospect
Global Economic Outlook

Developed Markets - Traditional Revenue Contributors
Developing Countries to Remain Hotspots for Growth
Educational/Academic Segment Present Huge Opportunity for Writing & Marking Instruments
Rising Education Levels to Inject Demand
Favorable Demographics Strengthen Education Sector Drive Growth in Writing & Marking Instruments
Youth Bulge Augurs Well for Writing Instruments Market
Writing & Marking Instruments Reach Toddlers
Back-to-School' - A Busy Period for Suppliers
New Office Starts & Corporate Expansions - Key to the Growth for Office Supplies
The Home Office - An Emerging Market
Pens Are Here to Stay!
Personalization of Pens: The Emerging Trend
Affordable Luxury is What Consumers Seek
Pens in the Competitive List of Gifts
Pens -Strong Growth as a Promotional Vehicle
Popularity of Gel Pens Strengthens Pen Industry
Making a Mark with Markers and Highlighters
Pencils Market Continues to Battle On
Mechanical Pencils Enhance User's Writing Experience
Meeting the Challenges of a Digital World
Children Struggle to Hold Pencils on Account of Significant Exposure to Technology
Unique Features & Capabilities - Imperative for Success in a Highly Competitive Marketplace
Growing Demand for Fashionable & Stylish Writing Instruments
Aromatherapy in Writing Instruments!
Ecofriendly Writing & Marking Instruments Set the Cash Registers Ringing
Biodegradable Pens Gaining in Popularity - A Case in Point
Innovation and Uniqueness of New Age Pens - What Sets Them Apart
Multifunctional Pens to Suit Today's Evolving Needs
Age of Digital Pens
Select Digital Pen Introductions/Innovations
Ergonomic Pens to Relieve Writer's Cramp
Pencil Manufacturers Also Focus on Innovations
Adaptive Writing Aids
Analysis of Distribution Channels
Drug Stores
Office Supply Stores
Office Superstores
Warehouse Clubs
Mail Order
Independent Stationers
Other Distribution Channels
Contract Stationers
Catalog Firms
Discount Stores
Discount Superstores
Mass Merchandisers
Mass Market
Small and Medium Dealers
Mail Box
Global Trade Scenario
Pens: China and Japan Lead Global Exports
Pens (Writing), Mechanical Pencils, Parts

Impact of Technology on Writing Instruments
Creative and Innovative - Latest Pen Designs
Select Collection of Finest Pens
Worldwide Top Luxury Pens of 2018
Best Refillable Pens
Select Everyday Use Pens
Popular Gel Pens
Popular Fountain Pens
Select Small Size Fountain Pens
Outstanding Fountain Pens
Best High-End Fountain Pens
Affordable Fountain Pens
Select Fountain Pens for Beginners
Select Mechanical Pencils

Writing and Marking Instruments: A Synopsis
Evolution of Pens and Writing instruments
Fine Writing Instruments
Writing and Marking Instruments: Historical Timeline
Ballpoint & Gel Pens
Roller Pens
Mechanical Pens
Examples of Mechanical Pens
Rapidograph Pens
Multiliner Pens & Drawing Pens
Fountain Pens
Porous Point Pens
Pencils/Art Goods
Wood-cased Pencils
Mechanical Pencils
Art Goods

Leading Players of Consumer Stationery
Writing & Marking Instruments - A Fragmented Market
The Costliest Pen and Pencil

6.1 Focus on Select Players

6.2 Product Launches/Introductions
Elkos Launches Laxon Gel Pens
Nespresso and Caran d'Ache Launches Caran d'Ache 849 Nespresso Recycled Coffee Capsules Pen
Ancora1919 Launches Ethereum Pens
A.T. Cross Company Announces the Cross TrackR Trackable Pens
Kokuyo Camlin Introduces Three Innovative Products
Montblanc Launches New Design to Bonheur Collection of Writing Instruments
BIC Launches New Star Wars Stationery Products
A.T. Cross Company Introduces New Sheaffer Pens
A.T. Cross Company Partners with TrackR to Launch Trackable Pen
Montblanc Launches Limited Edition Fountain Pens
Teddy Shake Launches Gel Pen Set
Pentel Announces Hybrid Dual Metallic Writing Instrument
Kokuyo Camlin and KidZania Launches Writing and Colouring Kits
Kokuyo Camlin Introduces Colour Pen Pencils
Zebra Pen Launches DelGuard Mechanical Pencil
Pentel Launch Orenz Mechanical Pencil
Pilot Corporation Releases a New Flourescent Three-Color Ballpoint Pen
Pilot Corporation Launches Limited Edition of Gel Ink Ballpoint Pen - Juice Scent
CROSS Releases its New Range of Luxury Writing Instruments
Pentel Co. Ltd Launches New Series of Enajeru Three-Color Multi-Function Ballpoint Pen
Montblanc Releases Special Edition Pens Honoring Andry Warhol as a Part of its Great Characters Line of Writing Instruments

6.3 Recent Industry Activity
Transom Capital Group Acquires A.T. Cross Company
Kokuyo Camlin Partners with Cartoon Network Enterprises to Launch Speedy Pen Pencils
Reynolds Join Forces with Flair to Expand in India
Cimpress Acquires National Pen from Lincolnshire Management
Anoto Group AB Acquires Pen Generation Inc.
Bankers Pen Snaps Up Gotham Pen & Pencil

Pens/Markers Market
Pens/Markers Market by Product Segment
Pencils/Art Goods Market
Pencils/Art Goods Market by Product Segment



Total Companies Profiled: 148 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 163)

  • The United States (25)
  • Japan (11)
  • Europe (76)
    • France (7)
    • Germany (23)
    • The United Kingdom (14)
    • Italy (13)
    • Spain (4)
    • Rest of Europe (15)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (50)
  • Middle East (1)

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