The demand for healthcare cleanroom consumables has increased rapidly in the recent past. As cleanroom consumables assist in keeping levels of pollutants such as chemical vapors, dust, and microorganisms low in production facilities of drugs and medical devices, they are witnessing widespread application in various verticals of the healthcare industry.
Analysts at TMR expect this demand remain increasing over the next few years. According to TMR, the opportunity in healthcare cleanroom consumables will expand at a CAGR of 4.76% during the period from 2015 to 2023, rising from an approximate value of US$2 bn in 2014 to US$3 bn by 2023.
Increasing Commercialization of Biotechnology-based Products to Boost Demand for Cleanroom Consumables in Biotechnology
Cleanroom consumables find widespread application in the medical and healthcare industry, specifically, in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and other areas such as hospitals and academia. Biotechnology surfaced as the key application area of these consumables in 2014, holding a share of 33% in the overall consumption.
The increase in research and development as well as commercialization of biotechnology-based products for the treatment of chronic diseases such as cancer and various other neurological disorders is boosting the demand for cleanroom consumables in the field of biotechnology. The segment is likely to remain the foremost application area of these consumables in the coming years.
Analysts estimate the opportunity for cleanroom consumables in biotechnology to increase at a CAGR of 4.91% during the period from 2015 to 2023 and increase from US$0.6 bn in 2014 to US$1.01 bn by the end of 2023.
Demand for Healthcare Cleanroom Consumables to Remain High in North America and Europe
The global healthcare cleanroom consumables market is spread across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World. In 2014, North America emerged as the leading consumer of these consumables, accounting for a share of 34%. Europe followed closely with a share of 30%. Being home to the leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, both the regions are expected to maintain their shares as well as positions in this market by the end of 2023.
In North America, the opportunity in healthcare cleanroom consumables is projected to increase from US$0.7 bn in 2014 to US$10.3 bn by 2023, whereas in Europe, it will rise from a US$0.6 bn in 2014 to US$0.9 bn by 2023. Apart from these, Asia Pacific is also anticipated to witness strong growth in the demand for these consumables over the next few years. The market’s opportunity in this region is likely to expand at the fastest CAGR of 5.35% between 2015 and 2023.
The competitive landscape of the global cleanroom consumables market exhibits a highly fragmented structure on account of the presence of a large number of participants. The top three players, namely, Texwipe, Kimberly-Clark Corp., and Nitritex Ltd., collectively accounted for a share of only 36% in the overall market. Valutek, Contec Inc., DuPont, KM Corp., Micronova Manufacturing Inc., and Micronclean Ltd. are some of the other prominent healthcare cleanroom consumable manufacturers across the world.
This report on global healthcare cleanroom consumables market analyzes key market trends and provides market estimates and forecast of various consumable products used in healthcare cleanrooms. The market is studied from three main perspectives including products, applications and geography. The global healthcare cleanroom consumables market is studied from the products point of view for gloves, wipers, adhesive mats, apparels, cleaning products, and cleanroom stationary. Cleanroom wipers market is further studied for dry and wet wipers; cleanroom apparels market is sub-segmented into coverall, frock, boot cover, shoe cover, bouffant, sleeves, and others. Cleaning products are further segmented into mops, buckets, wringers, squeegees, validation swabs, and cleaning chemicals. Cleanroom stationary market is segmented into paper, notebook and adhesive pads, binders and labels. From the applications point of view, global healthcare cleanroom consumables market is segmented into pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices and others (academia and hospitals).
The healthcare global cleanroom consumables market is segmented into four main geographies including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of the World. Each of the geographies is further segmented into major countries. North America cleanroom consumables market is studied for U.S. and Canada, Europe market is studied for Germany, U.K. and rest of Europe, Asia Pacific market is studied for Japan, China and rest of Asia Pacific and rest of the world market is studied for Latin America, and Middle East and Africa.
Market revenue for each of the aforementioned segments and sub-segments is provided in USD million considering 2013 and 2014 as base years, while forecast is provided from year 2015 to 2023. The report also includes qualitative information about key players and market trends. The report collates information from various sources including company annual reports, press releases, investor presentations, analyst blogs and government websites. The research methodology mainly relies on inputs from industry experts and key opinion leaders.
Major factors driving and restraining the healthcare cleanroom consumables market also have been discussed in the report. Furthermore, lucrative opportunities in the cleanroom consumables market are also discussed in the report. This report provides detailed Porter’s five forces analysis that provides bird’s eye view to competitive scenario of the market. The report also provides attractiveness analysis of the healthcare cleanroom consumables market, which provides insights to most lucrative geographical markets in the future. Comprehensive market share analysis has been provided for nine leading players in the global healthcare cleanroom consumables market.
Lastly the healthcare cleanroom consumables market report profiles major players providing cleanroom products considering attributes such as company overview, financial overview, product portfolio, business strategies, and recent developments. This sections also provides insights to major mergers and acquisitions and other strategic agreements in the recent past. Major players profiled in the report include DuPont, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KM Corporation, Micronclean (skegness) Limited, Micronova Manufacturing, Inc., Nitritex Ltd., Texwipe, and Valutek.