Disposable medical gloves Market by Type, by Form and by Application - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023

  • ID: 4580552
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 210 pages
  • Allied Analytics LLP
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The global disposable gloves market was valued at $6,146.2 million in 2016, and is expected to reach $10,061.0 million by 2023 at a CAGR of 7.5% during the forecast period. The world disposable gloves market is primarily driven by increasing awareness of safety and hygiene amongst healthcare providers and patients. Disposable gloves have application in various industries that include healthcare, pharmaceutical, food, automotive, and others. These gloves serve the purpose of protection during various activities that involve toxic chemicals, reactive materials, or unhygienic conditions. Moreover, manufacturing process of certain products such as drugs and foods, require high level of cleanliness and handling of these products is the critical operation that may lead to product contamination if due care is not taken.

The major factors driving the growth of disposable gloves market is rising concern for safety and hygiene coupled with the novel manufacturing technologies for making gloves temperature-resistant, rupture- resistant and control latex-associated infections. Owing to the necessity for product quality control, workers safety, hygiene, and protection against chemicals, the demand for disposable gloves is expected to rise in future. Healthcare professionals, doctors, and surgeons, use medical gloves for surgeries and other related activities that are contagious and can be infectious. Furthermore, disposable gloves have application in household purposes for cleaning and dishwashing. Thus, due to increasing concern for safety, hygiene, and product quality, the market of disposable gloves foresees a promising growth in the future. However, high competitive pricing offered by local manufacturers could hamper the market growth. Moreover, developing and untapped economies are expected to create lucrative opportunities for the disposable glove manufacturers in the near future.

The global disposable gloves product market is segmented based on form, type, application, and region. Based on form, the market is segmented into powdered and non-powdered form. Based on type, the market is segmented into natural rubber gloves, nitrile gloves, vinyl gloves, neoprene, polyethylene, and others. Based on application, the market is segmented into medical and non-medical applications. Further, medical is sub segmented into examination and surgical gloves. Based on non-medical application, the market is sub segmented into food service, clean room, and industrial applications. Region wise, the market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.

KEY BENEFITS FOR STAKEHOLDERS
  • The study provides an in-depth analysis of the global disposable gloves market along with the current trends and future estimations to elucidate the imminent investment pockets.
  • Comprehensive analysis of the factors that drive and restrict the market growth is provided in the report.
  • Comprehensive quantitative analysis of the industry from 2016 to 2023 is provided to enable the stakeholders to capitalize on the prevailing market opportunities.
  • Extensive analysis of the key segments of the industry helps in understanding the forms and types of gloves used across the globe.
  • Key market players and their strategies have been analyzed to understand the competitive outlook of the market.
KEY MARKET SEGMENTS

By Type
  • Natural Rubber Gloves
  • Nitrile Gloves
  • Vinyl Gloves
  • Neoprene
  • Polyethylene
  • Others
By Form
  • Powdered
  • Non-powdered
By Application
  • Medical
  • Examination
  • Surgical
  • Non-Medical
  • Food Service
  • Clean Room
  • Industrial
By Region
  • North America
  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Europe
  • UK
  • Germany
  • France
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Japan
  • India
  • China
  • Australia
  • Korea
  • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • LAMEA
  • Middle East
  • Latin America
  • Africa
KEY PLAYERS PROFILED
  • Top Glove Corporation Berhad
  • Supermax Corporation Berhad
  • Semperit AG Holding
  • Rubberex Corp. M Bhd
  • Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd.
  • Hartalega Holdings Berhad
  • Dynarex Corporation
  • Cardinal Health, Inc.
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • Ansell Limited
- The other players in the value chain include (profiles not included in the report) the following:
  • Unigloves (UK) Limited
  • Smart Glove Corporation Sdn Bhd
  • Cypress Medical Products LLC
  • Microflex Corporation
  • Mölnlycke Health Care
  • YTY Industry Holdings Berhad
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CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION
1.1. Report description
1.2. Key benefits for stakeholders
1.3. Key market segments
1.4. Research methodology
1.4.1. Secondary research
1.4.2. Primary research
1.4.3. Analyst tools & models

CHAPTER 2: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
2.1. CXO perspective

CHAPTER 3: MARKET OVERVIEW
3.1. Market definition and scope
3.2. Key findings
3.2.1. Top investment pockets
3.2.2. Top winning strategies
3.3. Porters five forces analysis
3.4. Market share analysis
3.5. Market dynamics
3.5.1. Drivers
3.5.1.1. Rising concerns for safety and hygiene
3.5.1.2. Growing number of end users
3.5.1.3. Advancements in technology
3.5.2. Restraints
3.5.2.1. High price competition
3.5.2.2. Toxic reaction to certain gloves
3.5.3. Opportunity
3.5.3.1. Developing economies and untapped markets

CHAPTER 4: DISPOSABLE GLOVES MARKET, BY TYPE
4.1. Overview
4.1.1. Market size and forecast
4.2. Natural Rubber Gloves
4.2.1. Key market trends and opportunities
4.2.2. Market size and forecast
4.3. Nitrile Gloves
4.3.1. Key market trends and opportunities
4.3.2. Market size and forecast
4.4. Vinyl Gloves
4.4.1. Key market trends and opportunities
4.4.2. Market size and forecast
4.5. Neoprene Gloves
4.5.1. Key market trends and opportunities
4.5.2. Market size and forecast
4.6. Polyethylene Gloves
4.6.1. Key market trends and opportunities
4.6.2. Market size and forecast
4.7. Others
4.7.1. Key market trends and opportunities
4.7.2. Market size and forecast

CHAPTER 5: DISPOSABLE GLOVES MARKET, BY FORM
5.1. Overview
5.1.1. Market size and forecast
5.2. Powdered Disposable Gloves
5.2.1. Market size and forecast
5.3. Non-powdered Disposable Gloves
5.3.1. Market size and forecast

CHAPTER 6: DISPOSABLE GLOVES MARKET, BY APPLICATION
6.1. Overview
6.1.1. Market size and forecast
6.2. Medical
6.2.1. Market size and forecast, by application
6.2.2. Market size and forecast, by region
6.2.3. Examination
6.2.3.1. Market size and forecast
6.2.4. Surgical
6.2.4.1. Market size and forecast
6.3. Non-medical
6.3.1. Market size and forecast, by application
6.3.2. Market size and forecast, by region
6.3.3. Food service
6.3.3.1. Market size and forecast
6.3.4. Clean Room
6.3.4.1. Market size and forecast
6.3.5. Industrial
6.3.5.1. Market size and forecast

CHAPTER 7: DISPOSABLE GLOVES MARKET, BY REGION
7.1. Overview
7.1.1. Market size and forecast
7.2. North America
7.2.1. Key market trends and opportunities
7.2.2. Market size and forecast, by country
7.2.3. Market size and forecast, by type
7.2.4. Market size and forecast, by form
7.2.5. Market size and forecast, by application
7.2.5.1. U.S. market size and forecast
7.2.5.2. Canada market size and forecast
7.2.5.3. Mexico market size and forecast
7.3. Europe
7.3.1. Key market trends and opportunities
7.3.2. Market size and forecast, by country
7.3.3. Market size and forecast, by type
7.3.4. Market size and forecast, by form
7.3.5. Market size and forecast, by application
7.3.5.1. UK market size and forecast
7.3.5.2. Germany market size and forecast
7.3.5.3. France market size and forecast
7.3.5.4. Spain market size and forecast
7.3.5.5. Italy market size and forecast
7.3.5.6. Rest of Europe market size and forecast
7.4. Asia-Pacific
7.4.1. Key market trends and opportunities
7.4.2. Market size and forecast, by country
7.4.3. Market size and forecast, by type
7.4.4. Market size and forecast, by form
7.4.5. Market size and forecast, by application
7.4.5.1. Japan market size and forecast
7.4.5.2. India market size and forecast
7.4.5.3. China market size and forecast
7.4.5.4. Australia market size and forecast
7.4.5.5. Korea market size and forecast
7.4.5.6. Rest of Asia-Pacific market size and forecast
7.5. LAMEA
7.5.1. Key market trends and opportunities
7.5.2. Market size and forecast, by country
7.5.3. Market size and forecast, by type
7.5.4. Market size and forecast, by form
7.5.5. Market size and forecast, by application
7.5.5.1. Middle East market size and forecast
7.5.5.2. Latin America market size and forecast
7.5.5.3. Africa market size and forecast

CHAPTER 8: COMPANY PROFILES
8.1. Ansell Limited
8.1.1. Company overview
8.1.2. Company snapshot
8.1.3. Operating business segments
8.1.4. Product portfolio
8.1.5. Business performance
8.1.6. Key strategic moves and developments
8.1.7. SWOT analysis
8.2. B. Braun Melsungen AG
8.2.1. Company overview
8.2.2. Company snapshot
8.2.3. Operating business segments
8.2.4. Product portfolio
8.2.5. Business performance
8.2.6. SWOT analysis
8.3. Cardinal Health, Inc.
8.3.1. Company overview
8.3.2. Company snapshot
8.3.3. Operating business segments
8.3.4. Product portfolio
8.3.5. Business performance
8.3.6. Key strategic moves and developments
8.3.7. SWOT analysis
8.4. Dynarex Corporation
8.4.1. Company overview
8.4.2. Company snapshot
8.4.3. Operating business segments
8.4.4. Product portfolio
8.4.5. SWOT analysis
8.5. Hartalega Holdings Berhad
8.5.1. Company overview
8.5.2. Company snapshot
8.5.3. Product portfolio
8.5.4. Business performance
8.5.5. Key strategic moves and developments
8.5.6. SWOT analysis
8.6. Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd.
8.6.1. Company overview
8.6.2. Company snapshot
8.6.3. Operating business segments
8.6.4. Product portfolio
8.6.5. Business performance
8.6.6. Key strategic moves and developments
8.6.7. SWOT analysis
8.7. Rubberex Corp. M Bhd.
8.7.1. Company overview
8.7.2. Company snapshot
8.7.3. Operating business segments
8.7.4. Product portfolio
8.7.5. Key strategic moves and developments
8.7.6. SWOT analysis
8.8. Semperit AG Holding
8.8.1. Company overview
8.8.2. Company snapshot
8.8.3. Operating business segments
8.8.4. Product portfolio
8.8.5. Business performance
8.8.6. Key strategic moves and developments
8.8.7. SWOT analysis
8.9. Supermax Corporation Berhad
8.9.1. Company overview
8.9.2. Company snapshot
8.9.3. Operating business segments
8.9.4. Product portfolio
8.9.5. Business performance
8.9.6. SWOT analysis
8.10. Top Glove Corporation Berhad
8.10.1. Company overview
8.10.2. Company snapshot
8.10.3. Operating business segments
8.10.4. Product portfolio
8.10.5. Business performance
8.10.6. Key strategic moves and developments
8.10.7. SWOT analysis
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According to a new report titled, Disposable Medical Gloves Market by Type, Form and Application: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023" the global disposable medical gloves market was valued at $3,819 million in 2016, and is projected to reach $5,994 million by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 6.9% from 2017 to 2023. In 2016, the surgical application segment accounted for about three-sevenths share of the global market.

Disposable medical gloves form an essential part of maintaining hygienic conditions, ensuring security of patients and caregiver, and safeguarding against infections. These are used while performing diagnostic tests and surgeries to ensure safety of the personnel. The usage of gloves minimizes the possibility of infection due to blood flow, pathogens, and other external factors. The adoption of disposable medical gloves has been a prerequisite for medical applications globally. The advent of newer manufacturing technologies, increased awareness regarding the benefits of disposable medical gloves, and improved healthcare practices are expected to catalyze the market growth.

The market for disposable medical gloves is primarily driven by their requirement in diagnosis and surgical applications to ensure safety and hygiene. In addition, the growing number of end users, such as healthcare and pharma industries, is expected to create huge demand supplementing the market growth. However, toxic reaction from certain gloves as well as competition pricing offered by local manufacturers could hamper the market growth. However, the impact of this limitation is anticipated to diminish in future due to ongoing improvements in production of disposable medical gloves for medical use. Moreover, advancements in technology related to the development of novel disposable medical gloves are expected to create lucrative opportunities for the market players in near future.

In terms of revenue generation, powdered disposable medical gloves accounted for major share of the global disposable medical gloves market in 2016, and is projected to maintain this trend throughout the forecast period growing at a CAGR of 4.3%. This is attributed to the growing use of these gloves for examination purposes.
Natural rubber gloves are eco-friendly compositions, low cost of raw materials, and has a convenient production process. Thus, natural rubber gloves are the most popular and conventional glove solution and it is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period.

In 2016, examination gloves accounted for the highest revenue share and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.6% during the forecast period. Moreover, in terms of volume, examination gloves is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.3% during the forecast period. The use of disposable medical gloves for diagnosis and check-up purposes with the growing incidence of chronic and infectious diseases is expected to drive the market for examination market.

Key findings of the Disposable Medical Gloves Market:

The polyethylene segment is expected to be the fastest growing segment during the forecast period both in terms of value and volume.
In terms of volume, the non-powder form of gloves is expected to grow at a remarkable CAGR of 7.7% during the forecast period.
The U.S. dominated the North American disposable medical gloves market in 2016 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% from 2017 to 2023.
In terms of revenue, vinyl gloves accounted for about two-sevenths share of the global market in 2016 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.2% during the forecast period.
In terms of value, India is expected to be the fastest growing country in the Asia-Pacific disposable medical gloves market with a CAGR of 10.6% during 2017-2023.

North America dominates the disposable medical gloves market. The market growth in North American region is primarily a reflection of new product innovations resulting from technological advancements. Introduction of advanced products such as puncture-resistant gloves, temperature-resistant gloves, and others has also fueled the growth of this market. Europe and Asia-Pacific together accounted for around half of the market in 2016. The companies mostly adopted product launch, acquisition, and expansion as their key strategies to keep pace with the changing demands of consumers and strengthen their market position. The key players operating in the global disposable medical gloves market are Top Glove Corporation Berhad, Supermax Corporation Berhad, Semperit AG Holding, Rubberex Corp. M Bhd, Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd., Hartalega Holdings Berhad, Dynarex Corporation, Cardinal Health, Inc., B. Braun Melsungen AG and Ansell Limited. Other players operating in the value chain are Unigloves (UK) Limited, Smart Glove Corporation Sdn Bhd, Cypress Medical Products LLC, Microflex Corporation, Mlnlycke Health Care and YTY Industry Holdings Berhad.
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