The report on the global and China wound care market focuses on the market as a whole, and discusses in detail the various segments within it. In addition to providing historical data of the wound care market, from 2005 to 2010, the report provides predictions and analyses for the forecast period 2010 to 2017. This study covers details such as the growth drivers, growth inhibitors, consumer trends, production forecasts, market size (by product type, application, and geography), and in-depth trends analysis.
The report also makes use of Porter’s five forces model analysis to anticipate the future of the wound care market, with respect to the bargaining power of buyers and suppliers, the future degree of competition, threat from new entrants, and threat from alternative products. The Company Profiles section offers insight into the leading companies in the wound care market, their product pipelines, breakthroughs, new initiatives, mergers and acquisitions, financial status, and other important aspects.
Overview of the global and China wound care market
The global wound care market is composed of a wide range of products, each formulated to prevent an infection in a wound and heal it. The growth of this market is propelled by numerous factors such as: greater product innovation supported by government funding, higher incidences of hospital-acquired infections, new materials being used in wound care products, and advances in biological and chemical sciences.
Hitherto, the Asia Pacific market – composed of fast-developing economies – had remained untapped. But as this market expands, it has also created abundant opportunities for the launch of new products here. Bioactive wound care products are an area of promising potential in the global wound care market. A number of existing market participants have turned towards this product segment to innovate and gain a first mover’s advantage.
On the flip side, the global wound care market is faced with certain restraints, with the high cost of developing and manufacturing advanced wound care products being a chief concern. Another aspect that is now becoming conspicuous in the market is the high degree of competition. New entrants in the global and China wound care market are increasing, making it ever more imperative to stay on the cutting edge of innovation to survive in this market.
From the growth perspective, bioactive wound care products will witness the highest growth in the global and China wound care market over the forecast period of this report.
Segmentation of the global and China wound care market
The global and China wound care market can be broadly divided into the following segments: Basic, advanced, bioactive, traditional, and therapy devices. The advanced wound care market can be further segmented into moist wound care, hydrogels, foam wound care, alginates, hydrogels, and hydrocolloid.
While North America is the leader in the global wound care market, the coming years will record the fastest growth in the Asian market, which will also report the highest CAGR over the forecast period. In Asia, factors such as growing consumer awareness about the usage of wound care products will boost growth. Other significant growth factors will be changes in lifestyle leading to lifestyle diseases such as diabetes. The China wound care market has witnessed an unprecedented number of new product launches in the last couple of years – a trend that is expected to continue.
Companies mentioned in the global and China wound care market report
Leading market participants profiled in the wound care market research report are: Baxter International, Inc., Covidien PLC, Smith & Nephew, 3M Company, Coloplast AS, Derma Sciences, Inc., Hollister, Inc., and others.
This market research report analyzes the following geographies:
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of the World
This report gives you access to decisive data such as:
- Market growth drivers
- Factors limiting market growth
- Current market trends
- Market structure
- Market projections for the coming years
Key highlights of this report
- Overview of key market forces propelling and restraining market growth
- Up-to-date analyses of market trends and technological improvements
- Pin-point analyses of market competition dynamics to offer you a competitive edge
- An analysis of strategies of major competitors
- An array of graphics and SWOT analysis of major industry segments
- Detailed analyses of industry trends
- A well-defined technological growth map with an impact-analysis
- Offers a clear understanding of the competitive landscape and key product segments