Digital Paper System Market Research Report- Global Forecast 2027

Digital Paper System Market, By Technology (Electrophoretic, Electrochromic, Electrowetting, Cholesteric LCD), By Application (Technology Wearables) and End User (Consumer Electronics, Retail, Education) - Forecast 2027

ID: MRFR/ICT/2584-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Market Overview


The Digital Paper System is used to make handwritten documents on a digital surface with a digital pen. The pattern on the paper clarifies the exact position of each segment of handwriting is signified by a dotted pattern that indicates the coordinates upon the paper. With the help of a digital pen, it becomes easier to store the particular handwritten task and later upload it through the computer.


Digital papers can be signified as a replacement of the paper that gets clustered in educational institutions and offices. The digital paper does not cause any wastage of natural resources and helps to reduce the space in the offices and other institutes. It stores the data on-cloud and can be easily restored and it is easy to work anytime as it is feasible and easier.


The Digital Paper System is light, durable, and is also readable under sunlight. They are durable as they don't get easily spoiled like the real paper. There are many available digital paper applications such as e-newspapers, e-books, etc. are gaining importance slowly and gradually in the market for their efficiency and low energy consumption.


COVID-19 Analysis


The COVID-19 disease had a huge impact on several industries across the world. The Digital Paper System Market was also affected due to the outbreak. Especially, the segment of electronic devices largely suffered due to coronavirus. One of the largest countries in the world- China is considered among the leading supplier of raw materials such as lithium and other finished goods for the production of display goods for the market. But, the transport facility was highly disrupted due to the lockdowns and China being the epicenter of coronavirus.


Market Dynamics



  • Market Drivers


One of the major factors that are expected to propel the growth of the Digital Paper System is that it helps to reduce the space needed to keep files, notebooks, books. It is lightweight, and easy to carry so we can also work upon it through a digital pen and save documents on the cloud. The rising technologies such as electrowetting, electrophoretic, electrochromic, cholesteric liquid crystal display, are also responsible for the market growth.


Also, the digital paper system market will have a massive demand due to the increasing applications in the market of the digital display market.



  • Restraints


One of the major restraints is the low availability of raw materials. The high costs of technologically advanced products can restraint the market to grow. Also, the significant low speed for switching and complete tools and uses can hinder the growth o the market to a certain extent.



  • Opportunities


Digital papers are very flexible and durable. The increasing number of internet users around the world will significantly improve the market growth. The constant approach for betterment in the technology by the major key players can help the market to grow to a certain extent.



  •  Challenges


Technologically advanced products like mobile phones, fit bits, etc. are very costly. There are many sectors of people who are still not able to buy these products. The adoption of new technology will take some time for the consumers. The interface and tools and lack of knowledge to use them will be a challenge for the market to flourish.


Cumulative Growth Analysis


Due to the rising demand for digitalization and devices such as tablets, smartphones, technology wearable the market will experience substantial growth during the forecast period from 2020-2027. Due to the high demand of the display market, the Digital Paper System Industry will also grow. The display technology is durable, lightweight, and used in various aspects such as education, retails, consumer electronics, etc. 


The Compound Annual Growth Rate of the E-paper display market is 37.2% during the forecast period 2020-2027. It is expected that the market will expand up to USD 5734.0 Million.


Value Chain Analysis


The Digital Paper System Industry Market will prove to be very valuable in the upcoming years due to the rapid increase in digitalization and new technological advancements by the key players in different geographical regions. The development of various gadgets such as smartphones, technology wearable, such as Fitbit can help the market to push towards exponential growth during the forecast period.


Segment Overview


The Digital Paper System Business has been segmented into three categories- end-user, application, and technology


On the basis of end-user, the Digital Paper System Industry is segmented into education, retail, consumer electronics, and more others.


By application, the Digital Paper System Industry is further divided into – technology wearable, cell phones, e-readers, music players, and others.


The Digital Paper System Industry on the basis of the technology is further classified into- electrochromic, electrophoretic, cholesteric, electrowetting, and others.


Regional Analysis


The geographical region or the Digital Paper System Business has been divided into – North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and the Middle-East and the African region.


The North American region is expected to holds the largest market share and will dominate the Digital Paper System Business in the upcoming years. Several factors such as constant development in the technological field and helpful environmental effects due to less consumption of electricity and other technologies are contributing toward its growth.


The Asia-pacific region has recorded the fastest growth in the past years due to rapid invention in technologies and contribution from the key market players in developing countries like India and China.


The countries in the European region have a substantial share in the Digital Paper System Business after the US. The government policies and investments by market players are expected to propel the market growth during the forecast period.


Digital Paper System Business in the Middle-East and the African region will have low or no growth due to less technological advancements and low availability of resources in the underdeveloped nations.


Competitive Landscape


There are various companies that emerged in the Digital Paper System Industry across the world. This market is extremely competitive as every player is trying to gain revenue and dominate the market. Some of the companies are Amazon Inc., Samsung Displays, LG displays, etc.


These companies use different types of strategies to increase their brand value and credibility among the consumers. They take different steps such as mergers, acquisitions, collaborations, joint ventures, product launches, etc.  Samsung Displays is one of the largest companies in the market. It has recently invested in the research and development of the Digital Paper System Industry to gain more profit in the future.


Here is the list of major key players in the Digital Paper System Industry-



  • E Ink Holdings Inc (Taiwan)

  • Aveso Displays (US)

  • Bridgestone Corp (Japan)

  • LG Display (South Korea)

  • Gamma Dynamics (US)

  • Delta Electronics Inc (Taiwan)

  • com Inc (US)

  • Xerox Corporation (US)

  • Samsung Electronics (South Korea)


Recent Developments



  • E Ink Holdings in the year 2020 announced its partnership with Yiwu Qing Yue Optoelectronics and became -another leading supplier of the retail market in a digital paper system. This partnership will help E Ink to expand its business across the world especially in China.

  • In the year 2020, Toppan Printing Co.Ltd announced the launch of its new products called Near Cross D2.9. It is RFID which allows the images to display even without plugging into a socket or power. Also, it allows changing the information on the screen in just a few seconds.


Report Overview


The report overviews of Digital Paper System Market Analysis are as follows-



  • Overview of the market

  • COVID-19 Analysis

  • Dynamics of the market

  • Value Chain Analysis

  • Market Segmentation

  • Regional Analysis

  • Competitive Landscape

  • Recent Developments by the market players of Digital Paper System Market


Report Score and Segmentation



  • Study Period 2021-2027

  • Base Year 2021

  • Forecast Period 2020-2027

  • Historical Period 2020-2021


The scope of this report is to provide information and give clarity on the topic- Digital Paper System Market Analysis. The report highlights the strengths and possibilities of growth in the upcoming years. Also, this report provides significant information regarding information about the key players in this field.


Segmentation Table of Global Digital Paper System Market-


 By User End-



  • Education

  • Retail

  • Consumer Electronics

  • Others


By Technology



  • Electrophoretic

  • Electrowetting

  • Cholesteric LCD (CH-LCD)

  • Electrochromic

  • Others


By Application-





  • Technology Wearabl4s

  • Music players

  • Cell phones

  • E-readers

  • Others


By Geographical Region



  • North America

  • Latin America

  • Asia

  • Europe

  • The Middle East and African region



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


Low power consumption and elimination of paperwork are the major rivers of the global digital paper system market.

The segments of the digital paper system market, by deployment, are cloud and on-premise.

By application, the segments of the digital paper system market identified are E-readers, technology wearable’s, cell phones & music player, and others.

North America is assumed to maintain its dominance over the digital paper system market.

Some of the key market players are Amazon.com, Inc., E Ink Holdings, Inc. (Taiwan), Sony (Japan), Xerox Corporation (U.S.), Bridgestone Corp (Japan), Aveso Displays (U.S.), Delta Electronics, Inc. (Taiwan), LG Display (South Korea), Gamma Dynamics (U.S.), and Samsung Electronics (South Korea).