Washing Soda Market size is expected to be valued at USD 25,069.0 million in 2022 and is poised to grow at a significant CAGR of 6.2% over 2022–2028. Washing soda, also known as soda ash, and sodium bicarbonate, is a white odourless powder, which is enormously alkaline and is manufactured from raw materials such as Trona, which is cost-effective. It is used significantly for water softening. washing soda is processed through different methods: the Leblanc process, Hou’s process, and Solvay process. Properties of washing soda such as reserve alkalinity and absorption measurements make it suitable for household applications, personal care, and water treatment. The washing soda has numerous uses such as an electrolyte in laboratories, as a fertilizer in agriculture, and as increasing the alkalinity in swimming pools. Furthermore, it is also used as a moistening agent in the brick industry and for refining, air. This demand from various sectors will propel the growth of the market. Prominent players in the market are moving their operating model towards digitalization of operations and adapting to evolving technologies in artificial intelligence, and robotic automation. Mergers and acquisitions took to gain an advantage of new technologies, strengthen portfolios, and push the capabilities to retain vital strategies of top players in the market leading a path to expansion globally. Investing in R&D and technology to improve product lines would be expected to grow the washing soda market rapidly. The market research has mixed results during COVID-19 for different applications and regions. The research categorizes segment-wise consequences of the pandemic and offers different situation scenarios representing the growth of the washing soda market.
In Aug 2021, Trident entered the detergent market and launched Tri-Safe washing powder.