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Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Report and Forecast 2023-2031

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  • 147 Pages
  • May 2023
  • Region: Global
  • Expert Market Research
  • ID: 5797958
The global hydrogel dressing market value in 2022 was USD 11.6 billion, driven by the growing demand for advanced wound care products across the globe. The market size is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% during the forecast period of 2023-2031 to achieve a value of USD 22.9 billion by 2031.

Hydrogel Dressing: Introduction

Hydrogel dressings are specialized wound care products designed to help heal acute and chronic wounds. They are made up of water or glycerine-based gels that contain varying amounts of polymers and can be used to cover wounds of various sizes and shapes. The dressings provide a moist environment for the wound, which is essential for wound healing. Hydrogel dressings are available in a variety of forms, including sheets, gels, and impregnated dressings.

The hydrogel dressing market is driven by factors such as the increasing prevalence of chronic wounds, such as diabetic foot ulcers and pressure ulcers, and the growing demand for advanced wound care products. Other factors that are expected to contribute to market growth include the rising geriatric population, the increasing prevalence of obesity, and the growing incidence of surgical procedures.

Hydrogel Dressing Market Scenario

Hydrogel dressings are a type of wound dressing made of hydrophilic polymer gels. They have high water content and are designed to keep the wound moist, which promotes healing and reduces the risk of scarring. Hydrogel dressings are commonly used in the treatment of burns, pressure sores, and other types of wounds.

The market for hydrogel dressings is driven by the growing prevalence of chronic wounds and an increase in the number of surgeries performed worldwide. Additionally, the rise in the elderly population has increased the demand for wound care products. The market is also fuelled by the advancement in technology, such as the development of silver-infused hydrogel dressings, which have antimicrobial properties.

Overall, the hydrogel dressing market is expected to continue to grow as the demand for advanced wound care products increases, and technological advancements continue to improve the effectiveness of these products.

Hydrogel Dressing Market Segmentations

Market Breakup by Product Type

  • Amorphous Hydrogel
  • Impregnated Hydrogel
  • Sheet Hydrogel

Market Breakup by Application

  • Acute Wound
  • Chronic Wound

Market Breakup by End User

  • Hospitals
  • Specialty Clinics
  • Home Healthcare
  • Others

Market Breakup by Region

North America

  • United States of America
  • Canada


  • United Kingdom
  • Germany
  • France
  • Italy
  • Others

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Australia
  • Others

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Mexico
  • Others

Middle East and Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Nigeria
  • South Africa
  • Others

Key Trends in the Hydrogel Dressing Market

Some key trends in the hydrogel dressing market are:
  • Increasing demand for advanced wound care products: As the number of people suffering from chronic wounds, surgical wounds, and diabetic foot ulcers continues to rise, there is a growing demand for advanced wound care products such as hydrogel dressings
  • Growing preference for natural and biocompatible products: Hydrogel dressings made from natural ingredients such as plant extracts are becoming increasingly popular due to their biocompatibility and reduced risk of adverse reactions
  • Technological advancements: The development of new and innovative hydrogel dressings with advanced features such as antimicrobial properties, controlled release of drugs, and improved moisture retention capabilities is driving the growth of the market
  • Increasing adoption in developing countries: The use of hydrogel dressings is growing rapidly in developing countries due to increasing awareness of the benefits of advanced wound care and rising healthcare expenditure
  • Growing focus on cost-effectiveness: With increasing pressure to reduce healthcare costs, there is a growing trend towards the use of cost-effective wound care solutions such as hydrogel dressings. Manufacturers are also focusing on developing products that are easy to use and require less frequent dressing changes, which can reduce overall treatment costs
Hydrogel Dressing Competitor Landscape
The key features of the market report include patent analysis, grants analysis, clinical trials analysis, funding and investment analysis, partnerships, and collaborations analysis by the leading key players. The major companies in the market are as follows:
  • AgaMatrix Holdings LLC
  • Coloplast Corp
  • 3M Co
  • Cardinal Health
  • ConvaTec Inc
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG

Table of Contents

1 Preface
1.1 Objectives of the Study
1.2 Key Assumptions
1.3 Report Coverage - Key Segmentation and Scope
1.4 Research Methodology
2 Executive Summary
3 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Overview
3.1 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Historical Value (2016-2022)
3.2 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Forecast Value (2023-2031)
4 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Landscape
4.1 Global Hydrogel Dressing Developers Landscape
4.1.1 Analysis by Year of Establishment
4.1.2 Analysis by Company Size
4.1.3 Analysis by Region
4.2 Global Hydrogel Dressing Product Landscape
4.2.1 Analysis by Product Type
4.2.2 Analysis by Application
4.2.3 Analysis by End User
5 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Dynamics
5.1 Market Drivers and Constraints
5.2 SWOT Analysis
5.3 Porter’s Five Forces Model
5.4 Key Demand Indicators
5.5 Key Price Indicators
5.6 Industry Events, Initiatives, and Trends
5.7 Value Chain Analysis
6 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market Segmentation
6.1 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market by Product Type
6.1.1 Market Overview
6.1.2 Amorphous Hydrogel
6.1.3 Impregnated Hydrogel
6.1.4 Sheet Hydrogel
6.2 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market by Application
6.2.1 Market Overview
6.2.2 Acute Wound
6.2.3 Chronic Wound
6.3 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market by End User
6.3.1 Market Overview
6.3.2 Hospitals
6.3.3 Specialty Clinics
6.3.4 Home Healthcare
6.3.5 Others
6.4 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market by Region
6.4.1 Market Overview
6.4.2 North America
6.4.3 Europe
6.4.4 Asia Pacific
6.4.5 Latin America
6.4.6 Middle East and Africa
7 North America Hydrogel Dressing Market
7.1 Market Share by Country
7.2 United States of America
7.3 Canada
8 Europe Hydrogel Dressing Market
8.1 Market Share by Country
8.2 United Kingdom
8.3 Germany
8.4 France
8.5 Italy
8.6 Others
9 Asia Pacific Hydrogel Dressing Market
9.1 Market Share by Country
9.2 China
9.3 Japan
9.4 India
9.6 Australia
9.7 Others
10 Latin America Hydrogel Dressing Market
10.1 Market Share by Country
10.2 Brazil
10.3 Argentina
10.4 Mexico
10.5 Others
11 Middle East and Africa Hydrogel Dressing Market
11.1 Market Share by Country
11.2 Saudi Arabia
11.3 United Arab Emirates
11.4 Nigeria
11.5 South Africa
11.6 Others
12 Patent Analysis
12.1 Analysis by Type of Patent
12.2 Analysis by Publication year
12.3 Analysis by Issuing Authority
12.4 Analysis by Patent Age
12.5 Analysis by CPC Analysis
12.6 Analysis by Patent Valuation
12.7 Analysis by Key Players
13 Grants Analysis
13.1 Analysis by year
13.2 Analysis by Amount Awarded
13.3 Analysis by Issuing Authority
13.4 Analysis by Grant Application
13.5 Analysis by Funding Institute
13.6 Analysis by NIH Departments
13.7 Analysis by Recipient Organization
14 Funding Analysis
14.1 Analysis by Funding Instances
14.2 Analysis by Type of Funding
14.3 Analysis by Funding Amount
14.4 Analysis by Leading Players
14.5 Analysis by Leading Investors
14.6 Analysis by Geography
15 Partnership and Collaborations Analysis
15.1 Analysis by Partnership Instances
15.2 Analysis by Type of Partnership
15.3 Analysis by Leading Players
15.4 Analysis by Geography
16 Regulatory Framework
16.1 Regulatory Overview
16.1.1 US FDA
16.1.2 EU EMA
16.1.5 Others
17 Supplier Landscape
17.1 AgaMatrix Holdings LLC
17.1.1 Financial Analysis
17.1.2 Product Portfolio
17.1.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.1.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.1.5 Certifications
17.2 Coloplast Corp
17.2.1 Financial Analysis
17.2.2 Product Portfolio
17.2.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.2.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.2.5 Certifications
17.3 3M Co.
17.3.1 Financial Analysis
17.3.2 Product Portfolio
17.3.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.3.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.3.5 Certifications
17.4 Cardinal Health
17.4.1 Financial Analysis
17.4.2 Financial Portfolio
17.4.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.4.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.4.5 Certifications
17.5 ConvaTec Inc.
17.5.1 Financial Analysis
17.5.2 Product Portfolio
17.5.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.5.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.5.5 Certifications
17.6 B. Braun Melsungen AG
17.6.1 Financial Analysis
17.6.2 Product Portfolio
17.6.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.6.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.6.5 Certifications
17.7.1 Financial Analysis
17.7.2 Product Portfolio
17.7.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.7.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.7.5 Certifications
17.8.1 Financial Analysis
17.8.2 Product Portfolio
17.8.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.8.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.8.5 Certifications
17.9.1 Financial Analysis
17.9.2 Product Portfolio
17.9.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.9.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.9.5 Certifications
17.10.1 Financial Analysis
17.10.2 Product Portfolio
17.10.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.10.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.10.5 Certifications
17.11.1 Financial Analysis
17.11.2 Product Portfolio
17.11.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.11.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.11.5 Certifications
17.12.1 Financial Analysis
17.12.2 Product Portfolio
17.12.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.12.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.12.5 Certifications
17.13.1 Financial Analysis
17.13.2 Product Portfolio
17.13.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
17.13.4 Mergers and Acquisitions
17.13.5 Certifications
18 Global Hydrogel Dressing Market - Distribution Model (Additional Insight)
18.1 Overview
18.2 Potential Distributors
18.3 Key Parameters for Distribution Partner Assessment
19 Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) Insights (Additional Insight)
20 Company Competitiveness Analysis (Additional Insight)
20.1 Very Small Companies
20.2 Small Companies
20.3 Mid-Sized Companies
20.4 Large Companies
20.5 Very Large Companies
21 Payment Methods (Additional Insight)
21.1 Government Funded
21.2 Private Insurance
21.3 Out-of-Pocket

Companies Mentioned

  • Agamatrix Holdings LLC
  • Coloplast Corp
  • 3M Co.
  • Cardinal Health
  • Convatec Inc.
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • Smith & Nephew
  • Convatec Group plc
  • Medline Industries
  • Integra Lifesciences Corp.
  • Mckesson Corporation
  • Dermarite Industries, LLC
  • Amerx Health Care Corp.



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