Global Dental Consumables Market: Snapshot
The growing number of dental issues across the world are fuelling the demand for dental consumables. These consumables are predominantly used for tooth restoration, treating dental impairments, and related gingival tissues. The global dental consumables market has been thriving in recent years due to the increasing dental tourism in developing countries. Citing these reasons, analysts predict that global dental consumables market will be worth US$33.4 bn by the end of 2024 from US$19.6 bn in 2015. The overall market between 2016 and 2024 is expected to rise at a CAGR of 6.1%.
Several emerging economies such as Turkey, Hungary, and India are expected to offer lucrative opportunities to the global market in the coming years. The low cost of labor, less government intervention, effective dental treatments, and improving services are expected to draw in a large number of patients for dental treatments. The market is also thriving due to the remarkable improvements in the quality of dental implants, which has assured several patients to opt for dental treatments. Rising disposable incomes, improving lifestyles, and growing awareness about oral healthcare are also expected to drive the global dental consumables market in the next few years.
Resemblance of Crowns and Bridges to Natural Teeth Make them Most Preferred Choice of Dental Consumables
In terms of products, the global market is segmented into retail dental care essentials, crowns and bridges, dental biomaterials, orthodontics, dental implants, dental consumables, endodontics, and periodontics. Of these, the crowns and bridges segment has been leading the global market and is expected to remain dominant all throughout the forecast period. These devices are used for creating a protective layer over damaged part of the tooth. The segment is receiving a significant boost due to introduction of advanced technologies such as CAM and CAD. Analysts anticipate that the market could also benefit from the rising awareness about cosmetic dentistry, improving life expectancy, and a huge pool of geriatrics across the globe. The report also suggest that stability of crowns and bridges and their resemblance to natural-looking tooth are also expected to drive the demand for this segment. Furthermore, the rising cost of metals has negatively impacted the metal-based crowns and bridges, tilting the demand toward newer ones.
Improvements in Oral Healthcare across Europe keeps Region in the Lead
In terms of geography, the global dental consumables market is segmented into Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. Europe is the frontrunner in the global market due to the ever-increasing pool of geriatrics. The growing concerns for oral health care are expected to keep Europe growing at a steady CAGR in the global dental consumables market during the forecast period. The growing funding for improving and expanding oral health care facilities across Europe is also expected to benefit this regional market.
On the other hand, Asia Pacific is also expected to show a steady growth rate in the coming years. The emergence of the middle class is the primary growth driver for this regional market. The booming dental tourism in Asia Pacific is estimated to keep up the demand for dental consumables in the coming years. Furthermore, improving disposable incomes, access of oral health care, and growing awareness will also boost the growth of the regional market.
The key players operating in the global dental consumables market are 3M Health Care, Danaher Corporation, DENTSPLY International, Inc., Henry Schein, Inc., Institut Straumann AG, Ivoclar Vivadent AG, Patterson Companies, and Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Global Dental Consumables Market: Overview
The report analyzes each of the segments in detail for market trends, recent developments, outlook, and opportunities. The market overview section of the report explores market dynamics such as drivers, restraints, and opportunities that currently have strong impact on the global dental consumables market and could influence the market in the future as well. Market attractiveness analysis has been provided in the market overview section in order to explain the intensity of competition between leading market players operating across the globe. Porter’s five forces analysis is also explained in this section to understand the market considering different parameters that have an impact on the sustainability of the companies operating in the market. The report also mentioned about leading players for each of the product segments that dominates the market or expected to emerge in forthcoming years.
All these factors would help market players to take strategic decisions in order to strengthen their positions and expand their respective market shares. The report also profiles major players in the global dental consumables market based on various attributes such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio, and recent developments.
Global Dental Consumables Market: Product Segmentation
On the basis of products, the global market is segmented into dental implants, crowns and bridges, dental biomaterials, orthodontics, endodontics, periodontics, retail dental care essentials, and dental consumables. The extensive research conducted for dental consumables market reported that the market for dental crowns and bridges accounted for a lion’s share as well as is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period of 2016 – 2024. Crowns and bridges are fixed prosthetic devices which act as a protecting layer/cover for protecting damaged tooth. Introduction of advanced technologies such as CAD and CAM, rising life expectancy of individuals across the globe, and increased awareness about cosmetic dentistry are the major factors supporting the crowns and bridges segment. Based on usage trend and stability of the product, demand for ceramic based crown are gaining popularity owing to high resemblance to natural tooth. Increasing cost of precious metals over the years have considerably affected porcelain fused metal based crowns and bridges market
Global Dental Consumables Market: Regional Outlook
Geographically, Europe accounted for largest share of the market followed by North America, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa. Financial considerations is among the most important factors influencing patients’ decision to undergo dental treatments in both North America and Europe. Aging of baby boomers segment is a prime attributor for large number of dental laboratories and dental procedures in Europe. Dental tourism is also flourishing in countries in Asia, particularly in India and China, due to the cost effective treatment being offered. These countries not only promote dental tourism, but also outsource doctors and other treatment facilities to keep up with the demand for dental tourism.
Key Players Mentioned in this Report are:
Prominent companies profiled in this report includes 3M Health Care, Danaher Corporation, DENTSPLY International, Inc., Henry Schein, Inc., Institut Straumann AG, Ivoclar Vivadent AG, Patterson Companies, Inc. and Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
The global dental consumables market has been segmented as follows:
- Global Dental Consumables Market, by Product
- Dental implants
- Dental Crowns and Bridges
- Dental Biomaterials
- Retail Dental Care Essentials
- Other Dental Consumables
- Global Dental Consumables Market, by Geography
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa