Developments in nonwoven production technology, growth in focus toward preventing hospital acquired infections (HAIs), and improvement in healthcare infrastructure & services across developing countries are the major key factors accelerating the market growth. In addition, upsurge in disposable incomes, rise in health awareness, and significant increase in geriatric population further boosts the market growth. However, threat of substitutes such as woven products and the increase in popularity of less-invasive surgeries are projected to impede the growth of this market. On the contrary, technological innovations in nanotechnology and its increased use in the production of medical nonwoven disposables is anticipated to create lucrative opportunities in the near future.
The global medical nonwoven disposables market is segmented based on product and region. Base on product, the market is bifurcated into incontinence product and surgical nonwoven product. Further, incontinence product is characterized into disposable underwear, cotton pad, panty shield, and disposable diaper. Surgical nonwoven products are classified into surgical mask, surgical drape, shoe cover, surgical cap, surgical gown, sterile nonwoven swab, and others. Based on region, 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 medical nonwoven disposables market 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.
Comprehensive quantitative analysis of the industry is provided from 2017 to 2025 to assist stakeholders to capitalize on the prevailing market opportunities.
Extensive analysis of the key segments of the industry helps to understand the trends in medical nonwoven disposables globally.
Key players and their strategies are provided to understand the competitive outlook of the industry.
KEY MARKET SEGMENTS
Sterile Nonwoven Swab
Rest of Europe
Rest of Asia-Pacific
KEY MARKET PLAYERS
Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd.
Berry Global Inc.
First Quality Enterprises, Inc.
Freudenberg & Co. KG
The OTHER PLAYERS in the value chain include (profiles not included in the report)
B. Braun Melsungen AG
Cypress Medical Products LLC
Halyard Health, Inc.
Kraton Performance Polymers Inc.
Molnlycke Health Care AB
Precision Fabrics Group, Inc.
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
220.127.116.11. Increasing aging population
18.104.22.168. Efficiency in the prevention of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs)
22.214.171.124. Increased chances of epidemic or pandemic outbreaks
126.96.36.199. Concerns regarding disposal
188.8.131.52. Increasing trend of non-invasive and robot-assisted surgeries
184.108.40.206. Technology integration
CHAPTER 4: MEDICAL NONWOVEN DISPOSABLES MARKET, BY PRODUCT
4.1.1. Market size and forecast
4.2. Incontinence products
4.2.1. Key trends and opportunities
4.2.2. Market size and forecast
4.2.3. Market analysis, by country
4.2.4. Disposable underwear
220.127.116.11. Market size and forecast
4.2.5. Cotton pads
18.104.22.168. Market size and forecast
4.2.6. Disposable panty shields
22.214.171.124. Market size and forecast
4.2.7. Disposable diapers
126.96.36.199. Market size and forecast
4.2.8. Ultra absorbent disposable diaper
188.8.131.52. Market size and forecast
4.2.9. Super absorbent disposable diapers
184.108.40.206. Market size and forecast
4.2.10. Biodegradable disposable diapers
220.127.116.11. Market size and forecast
4.3. Surgical nonwoven products
4.3.1. Key trends and opportunity
4.3.2. Market size and forecast
4.3.3. Market analysis, by country
4.3.4. Surgical masks
18.104.22.168. Market size and forecast
4.3.5. Surgical drape
22.214.171.124. Market size and forecast
4.3.6. Surgical shoe covers
126.96.36.199. Market size and forecast
4.3.7. Surgical caps
188.8.131.52. Market size and forecast
4.3.8. Surgical gowns
184.108.40.206. Market size and forecast
4.3.9. Sterile nonwoven swabs
220.127.116.11. Market size and forecast
4.3.11. Market size and forecast
CHAPTER 5: MEDICAL NONWOVEN DISPOSABLES MARKET, BY REGION
5.1.1. Market size and forecast
5.2. North America
5.2.1. Key trends and opportunities
5.2.2. North America market size & forecast, by product
5.2.3. North America market size & forecast, by country
18.104.22.168. U.S. market size & forecast, by product
22.214.171.124. Canada market size & forecast, by product
126.96.36.199. Mexico market size & forecast, by product
5.3.1. Key trends and opportunities
5.3.2. Europe market size & forecast, by product
5.3.3. Europe market size & forecast, by country
188.8.131.52. Germany market size & forecast, by product
184.108.40.206. France market size & forecast, by product
220.127.116.11. UK market size & forecast, by product
18.104.22.168. Italy market size & forecast, by product.
22.214.171.124. Rest of Europe market size & forecast, by product
5.4.1. Key trends and opportunities
5.4.2. Asia-Pacific market size & forecast, by product
5.4.3. Asia-Pacific market size & forecast, by country
126.96.36.199. China market size & forecast, by product
188.8.131.52. Japan market size & forecast, by product
184.108.40.206. Australia market size & forecast, by product
220.127.116.11. Thailand market size & forecast, by product
18.104.22.168. Singapore market size & forecast, by product
22.214.171.124. India market size & forecast, by product
126.96.36.199. Rest of Asia-Pacific market size & forecast, by product
5.5.1. Key trends and opportunities
5.5.2. LAMEA market size & forecast, by product
5.5.3. LAMEA market size & forecast, by country
188.8.131.52. Latin America market size & forecast, by product
184.108.40.206. Middle East market size & forecast, by product
220.127.116.11. Africa market size & forecast, by product
CHAPTER 6: COMPANY PROFILES
6.1.1. Company overview
6.1.2. Company snapshot
6.1.3. Operating business segments
6.1.4. Business performance
6.1.5. Key strategic moves and developments
6.2. ASAHI KASEI CORPORATION
6.2.1. Company overview
6.2.2. Company snapshot
6.2.3. Operating business segment
6.2.4. Business performance
6.2.5. Key strategic moves and developments
6.3. Berry Global Inc.
6.3.1. Company overview
6.3.2. Company snapshot
6.3.3. Operating business segments
6.3.4. Business performance
6.3.5. Key strategic moves and developments
6.4. Cardinal Health, Inc.
6.4.1. Company overview
6.4.2. Company snapshot
6.4.3. Operating business segments
6.4.4. Business performance
6.4.5. Key strategic moves and developments
6.5. Domtar Corporation
6.5.1. Company overview
6.5.2. Company snapshot
6.5.3. Operating business segments
6.5.4. Business performance
6.5.5. Key strategic moves and developments
6.6. First Quality Enterprises, Inc.
6.6.1. Company overview
6.6.2. Company snapshot
6.6.3. Operating business segment
6.6.4. Key strategic moves and developments
6.7. Freudenberg & Co. KG
6.7.1. Company overview
6.7.2. Company snapshot
6.7.3. Operating business segments
6.7.4. Key strategic moves and developments
6.8. Georgia-Pacific LLC
6.8.1. Company overview
6.8.2. Company snapshot
6.8.3. Operating business segments
6.9. Kimberly-Clark Corporation
6.9.1. Company overview
6.9.2. Company snapshot
6.9.3. Operating business segment
6.9.4. Business performance
6.9.5. Key strategic moves and developments
6.10. Unicharm Corporation
6.10.1. Company Overview
6.10.2. Company snapshot
6.10.3. Operating business segments
6.10.4. Business performance
6.10.5. Key strategic moves and developments
Medical nonwoven products are extensively used for providing appropriate protection owing to their ability to create barriers either from the structure of the nonwoven itself or from an additiol active coating for persol protective apparel. In addition, medical nonwoven disposable are usually used in the amalgamated form and are sterile, antibacterial, liquid repellent, and liquid absorbent. The medical nonwoven disposables are commonly used in surgical processes, serving as a barrier to microorganisms and prevent cross contamition.
In addition, developments in nonwovens production technology, rise in focus toward preventing hospital acquired infections (HAIs), high-quality fabrics for safety purposes provided by non-woven material drive the market growth. Moreover, significant increase in geriatric population, government regulation toward health and hygiene, and rise in health awareness further boost the market growth. However, concerns regarding the disposable of nonwoven products and the increase in popularity of less-invasive surgeries are anticipated to hamper the market growth. On the contrary, technological innovations in notechnology and its increased use in medical nonwoven disposables production along with the growth in demand for single use of non-woven products is predicted to create lucrative opportunities in the near future.
The surgical product segment generated the highest revenue in 2017, and is expected to maintain this domince throughout the forecast period. This is attributed to the increased use of surgical products in hospitals, clinics, and other medical services to inhibit contamitions and avoid infection transmissions. However, the incontinence segment is expected to register the highest growth rate during the forecast period, owing to rise in demand for disposables incontinence products such as disposable underwear, panty shield, cotton pad, and others.
Key Findings of the Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market:
The incontinence product segment is expected to register the highest growth rate from 2018 to 2025.
The surgical product segment accounted for maximum revenue in 2017, and is anticipated to maintain this trend throughout the forecast period.
The disposable diaper segment dominated the incontinence products market in 2017 and is expected to maintain this trend during the forecast period.
The surgical drape segment dominated the surgical nonwoven products in 2017 and is anticipated to remain the same during the forecast period.
North America dominated the global medical nonwoven market, accounting for maximum share in 2017, and is expected to retain the same trend during the forecast period.
Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing region in the medical nonwoven disposable products in 2017 and is anticipated to show tremendous growth during the forecast period.
North America was the leading revenue contributor to the global market in 2017, owing to presence of high demand for incontinence products along with a well-established healthcare infrastructure and technological advancements in patient care. Asia-Pacific is expected to witness the highest growth rate throughout the forecast period, due to increase in baby boomer population, upsurge in disposable income, and rise in patient awareness toward incontinence products.
The report provides an extensive competitive Analysis and profiles of the key market players, such as Domtar Corporation, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Cardil Health., Berry Global Inc., First Quality Enterprises, Inc., Asahi Kasei Corporation, Ahlstrom-Munksjo, UniCharm Corporation, Georgia-Pacific LLC and Freudenberg. The other players in the value chain (not included in the report) include Other key players (not profiled in the report include Advanced Fabrics, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Cypress Medical Products LLC, Dyrex Corporation, Halyard Health, Inc., Kraton Performance Polymers Inc., Molnlycke Health Care AB, Precision Fabrics Group, Inc., and Avintiv Inc.
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