Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market
By Product Type (Surgical Products, Wound Dressings, Incontinence Products), By Material (Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polyamides and Polyester, Acetate, Rayon, Others), By End User (Hospitals & Clinics, Nursing Care Centers, Ambulatory Surgical Centers), and Geography – Market Estimation, Dynamics, Regional Share, Trends, Competitor Analysis 2013-2017 and Forecast 2018-2024.
Global medical nonwoven disposables market was valued at US $ XX Mn and expected to grow at 8.2% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) from 2018 to 2024.
Medical nonwoven disposables are the highly preferred products in the healthcare industry. These are help to offer better hygiene conditions by providing resistance to contamination. Commonly used medical nonwoven disposables include surgical gown, face mask, surgeon cap, and nurse caps among others. These products are made up of cotton, rayon, and polyester and many. These are help to prevent the surgical site infections and hospital acquired infections.
Increase in the prevalence of geriatric population coupled with rise in incidence of chronic diseases and traumatic injuries drives the global medical nonwoven disposables market. Moreover, increase in the prevalence of hospital acquired infections, manufacturing of innovative medical nonwoven disposable products by market players, government initiatives for the production and supplying of nonwoven disposables, and rise in healthcare expenditure are spur the global medical nonwoven disposables market over the forecast years. However, development of reusable medical nonwoven products, rise in preference for robotic assisted surgeries, and fluctuations in the raw material cost are hamper the growth of this global market.
Market Scope: Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market
Global medical nonwoven disposables market is segmented based on product type, material, and end user
Based on product type, market is segmented into the following:
- Surgical Products
- Shoe Covers
- Sterile Nonwoven Swabs
- Wound Dressings
- Operative Wound Dressings
- Post-Operative Wound dressings
- Dressing Pads
- Incontinence products
- Panty Shields
- Disposable Underwear
- Disposable Diapers
Based on material type, the market is segmented into the following:
- Polyamides and Polyester
Based on the end users, the market is segmented into the following:
- Hospitals & Clinics
- Nursing Care Centers
- Ambulatory Surgical Centers
Regional Analysis: Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market
Geographically, global medical nonwoven disposables market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa. North America medical nonwoven disposables market is growing due to rise in aging population coupled with increase in number of incontinence patients with chronic diseases in U.S, high awareness about the hospital acquired infections among healthcare professionals, and rise in disposable income are boost the market. Europe medical nonwoven disposables market is poised to grow due to increase in the prevalence of lifestyle disorders such as diabetes and cancer leads to rise in incontinence patients, rise in adoption of medical nonwoven disposable products, and high awareness about the personal hygiene among population are propel the market. Asia Pacific medical nonwoven disposables market has prominent share attributed to grow in medical tourism in Asia Pacific region due to low cost of treatment, large patient pool, and rise in geriatric population with incontinence in India, China, and Japan are fuel the market.
Competition Assessment: Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market
Some of the players in the global medical nonwoven disposables market include:
- Domtar Corporation (Canada)
- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (U.S.)
- First Quality Enterprises, Inc. (U.S.)
- Georgia Pacific LLP (U.S.)
- Freudenberg & Co. KG (Germany)
- Unicharm Corporation (Japan)
- Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) (Sweden)
- Medline Industries, Inc. (U.S.)
- Ahlstrom Corporation (Finland)
- New Silkroutes Group Ltd. (Singapore)
- Dynarex Corporation (U.S.)
Notable Market Developments: Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market
- In February 2018, New Silkroutes Group acquired two Shangai-based nonwoven fabric producing firms for USD 65 Mn to expand its operating efficiency.