According to Fortune Business Insights™, the global zinc oxide market size is predicted to reach USD 6.36 billion by 2026, exhibiting a CAGR of 5.7% during the forecast period. The increasing application of zinc oxide in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry will contribute positively to the zinc oxide market growth during the forecast period.
Zinc oxide is a vital ingredient in the manufacturing of foot powders, makeup, bath soaps, and baby lotions. Thus, the rising demand for cosmetics products such as sunscreens, antiseptic ointments will accelerate the zinc oxide industry revenue. Moreover, the rising demand for calamine creams owing to their properties to prevent sunburn, premature aging of the skin, along the protection of skin from UV lights, will also aid the development of the market in the forthcoming years. Nonetheless, the rising emphasis on skincare and skin protection will have a positive impact on the zinc oxide market revenue.
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