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Art and Office Marker Pen Market Analysis

  • Report ID: GMI9618
  • Published Date: May 2024
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Art and Office Marker Pen Market Analysis

Based on type, the market is segmented into art marker and office marker. The office marker segment witnessed significant growth in 2023, emerging as the dominant force, generating a revenue of USD 1.17 billion and is expected to reach USD 2.06 billion by 2032. The market for multipurpose marker pens is expanding beyond their usual use on whiteboards. Dual tips (fine and chisel), erasable ink, and compatibility with various writing surfaces (such as glass or plastic) are some of the characteristics of multifunctional markers. Creative and visually appealing elements are being incorporated into office environments more and more.

Brightly colored marker pens with eye-catching designs can improve brainstorming sessions, presentations, and visual communication in the workplace for businesses. Moreover, companies looking to increase productivity and optimize workflow processes are starting to use marker pens that interface with organizational systems, like agile project management frameworks or task management boards.

Art and Office Marker Pen Market Revenue, By Distribution Channel, (2023)

Based on distribution channel, the art and office marker pen market is divided into online and offline. The online segment, capturing a substantial market share of 28.4% in 2023. The Internet has allowed customers the freedom to shop whenever it's convenient for them using their laptops, tablets, mobile phones, or personal computers thanks to rapidly advancing technologies. As a result, the customer experience has been redefined, and product manufacturers are now able to reach a larger market.

Segment growth is aided by the availability of a larger range of products, competitive pricing and discounts, user reviews and ratings, ease of refilling and reordering, global reach and market expansion, as well as efficient digital marketing and brand promotion techniques. Online platforms are always evolving and offering customers a smooth and enjoyable shopping experience, which is one of the reasons why buying these products online is becoming more and more popular.

Asia Pacific Art and Office Pen Marker Market Size, 2021 – 2032, (USD Billion)

The Asia Pacific region holds a market share of 53.7% of the overall market followed by Europe and North America. The Asia Pacific art and office marker pen market is expected to reach USD 2.08 billion by 2032. It is anticipated that government initiatives aimed at improving the educational sector through the expansion of educational institutions throughout developing nations like China, India, Australia, and others will create new market opportunities in the region during the forecast period.

Marker pens are now considered essential tools in the corporate world for project planning, brainstorming sessions, and presentations. Their ability to create distinct and legible markings on flip charts and whiteboards with great versatility makes them perfect for teamwork settings. The non-permanent ink of the markers makes it simple to erase and alter ideas, encouraging lively debates and original problem-solving. Marker pens are very common in conference rooms, classrooms, and corporate offices because of their convenience.

In terms of country, the U.S. is dominating the North America wood plastic composite flooring market with revenue of around USD 326.1 million in the year 2023 and expected to reach around USD 560.7 million by 2032. Marker pens with cutting-edge features like water-resistant formulations, fast-drying ink, and interchangeable tips are becoming more and more popular among consumers. To cater to the varied demands of artists and enthusiasts, manufacturers can set themselves apart from the competition by emphasizing ink technology and tip design. Although inexpensive marker pens are still widely used, professional illustrators, designers, and artists are becoming more and more in demand for specialty and premium markers. By providing markers with features like brush tips, lightfast pigments, and archival-quality ink, manufacturers can profit from this trend.

Europe made a significant contribution to the growth of this art and office marker pen market, and it is predicted to grow at a healthy CAGR from 2024 to 2032 due to the growing trend of young people using colorful writing instruments for story books, magazines, and other fun decorated notebooks. Additionally, kids in this region are expected to be more curious about creative artwork, which will drive up demand for these products. In Europe, the market in U.K. is anticipated to witness substantial growth during the forecast period.

The growing desire for artistic and creative expression among individuals, students, and hobbyists has propelled the marker pen market. Marker pens come in an extensive range of colors, including vivid shades, and different tip sizes, so users can produce intricate and eye-catching artwork. Because of their versatility, quick-drying ink, and ease of use on a variety of surfaces (including paper, canvas, and plastic), the markers are a favorite among illustrators and artists. Marker pen demand in the art and craft market has also increased as a result of the growing appeal of adult coloring books and the DIY craft movement.

The Asia Pacific art and office marker pen market is growing at the fastest growth rate of around 6.9% with the market sharing of around 53.7% in the global market during 2023.  In terms of country, India expressing fastest growth rate in 2023. According to reports of 2019 from Brookings Institution titled ‘Reviving Higher Education in India’, which was published by National Association of Foreign Student Advisors in 2022, the number of educational institutes has grown by over 400% from 2001 to 2019.

 In addition, rapid growth in corporate business is expected to further contribute to the growth of the Australian market during the forecast period. At the same time, the Chinese market is growing due to growing educational institutions and the popularity of digital pens, smart pens and pencils. Digital pens enable seamless integration with tablets, laptops, and even smartphones, making note-taking, sketching, and annotating documents effortlessly digitally.

Authors: Avinash Singh , Sunita Singh

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The art and office marker pen market size was valued at USD 2.15 billion in 2023 and will grow at 6.6% CAGR between 2024 and 2032, due to need for premium art supplies in tandem with the appeal of art as a pastime and medium of expression.

The online distribution channel segment held 28.4% of the market share in 2023 and will expand rapidly through 2032, owing to their convenience.

Asia Pacific art and office marker pen market recorded 53.7% revenue share in 2023 and will reach USD 2.08 billion by 2032, owing to high usage in conference rooms, classrooms, and corporate offices due to convenience.

Faber Castell AG, KOTOBUKI & CO., LTD., Linc Limited., Sharpie, Copic Marker, STAEDTLER, Pilot Corporation, Winsor & Newton (Colart Group), and Zebra Pen Corporation among others.

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 247
  • Countries covered: 22
  • Pages: 370
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