Thanks to growing pollution levels, the incidence of respiratory disorders is on the rise in India. This has fueled the demand for nebulizers remarkably in the country. In 2014, the India nebulizers market stood at INR575.6 mn. The dramatic growth in the cases of asthma, cystic fibrosis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases is anticipated to boost the adoption of nebulizers among Indian citizens in the coming years. According to experts, the demand for these instruments will rise at a CAGR of 25.80% between 2015 and 2023 and reach an opportunity of INR4,703.4 mn by the end of 2023.
Aptness for all Types of Medications Drive Demand for Pneumatic Nebulizers
In India, the nebulizers market comprises pneumatic nebulizer, mesh nebulizer, ultra-sonic nebulizer, and nebulizer kits. Among these, pneumatic nebulizers are the most demanded product, owing to their aptness for almost all types of medications. In 2014, the pneumatic nebulizers segment held a share of more than 68% in the overall market, reaching to an opportunity worth INR393.53 mn. Expanding at a CAGR of 25.40% between 2015 and 2023, this opportunity is likely to increase to INR3,118.3 mn by 2023.
Mesh nebulizers emerged second in 2014 with a share of nearly 17% in the overall market. Equipped with latest technologies, these nebulizers are highly efficient and perform fast drug delivery, which is why their demand is reported to be increasing significantly. The segment is projected to register a CAGR of 27.1% between 2015 and 2023.
North Zone to Remain Dominant Regional Market for Nebulizers
The India nebulizers market is studied on the basis of its performance in the north zone, east zone, central zone, south zone, and the west zone. In 2014, north zone emerged as the market leader with a share of 35.10%. The increasing prevalence of acute respiratory diseases and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorders, triggered by the escalating level of pollution, has fueled the demand for nebulizers significantly in this zone. Analysts expect a gradual increase in this demand at a CAGR of 27.50% over the period from 2014 to 2023, ensuring the dominance of the north zone during this period.
Nebulizers are also witnessing a high demand in the east zone. According to the department of environment in West Bengal, 70% of people in Kolkata suffer from one or the other form of respiratory conditions, owing the immense environmental pollution. As the pollution continues to rise, the prevalence of respiratory diseases in this zone is projected to witness a considerable increase in the near future, boosting the demand for nebulizers.
Large Participant Pool Makes for Fragmented Competitive Landscape
The nebulizers market in India demonstrates a highly fragmented structure, thanks to the presence of a large pool of participants. Omron Healthcare, Nulife, and Philips Healthcare are at the forefront of this market. Resipirotech Med Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Becton, Dickinson and Co., PARI Respiratory Equipment Inc., Medicare Equipments (India) Pvt. Ltd., Bhasin Sons Private Ltd., Agilent Technologies, Inc., and DeVilbiss Healthcare LLC are some of the other prominent companies operating in this market.
A nebulizer is an electrically powered or battery operated instrument that converts liquid medication into mist. Nebulizer is one of the preferred choices for the treatment of asthma, cystic fibrosis (CFTR) and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). This facilitates penetration of the medicine into the lungs of patients when inhaled through the mouth or a face mask. The nebulizers market in India is dominated by various devices powered by electric current and rechargeable batteries. Increasing prevalence of various respiratory disorders such as asthma, COPD, and CFTR coupled with rising geriatric population and deteriorating air quality in major cities of India fuel the growth of the nebulizers market in India.
This research report explains various advancements occurring in this market and analyzes the nebulizers market in India by products and geography. This report comprises an elaborate executive summary, which includes a market snapshot that provides overall information of various segments and sub-segments that are provided in the report. Moreover, executive summary comprises waterfall chart representing the nebulizers market in India by type in terms of INR Mn in 2014 which is drawn on the basis of most attarctive segment of the market. Comparative analysis has also been included in the executive summary that demonstrates the percentage market share of each segments in 2014 and 2023 respectively.
This report provides in-depth analysis of the nebulizers market in India. The stakeholders for this report include companies involved in the manufacture of nebulizers, kits and accessories and supply to to the hospitals and homes. For providing a snapshot of this market to the stakeholders, executive summary section is included in this report, which summarizes the market size, trends and competition in different zones of India. The market overview section of this report analyzes market dynamics such as drivers, restraints and opportunities that influence the nebulizers market in the current and future scenario. Market share analysis among the market players is analyzed to signify percentage share of the major players operating in the nebulizers market in India. All these factors will help the market players to decide about the business strategies and plans to be incurred in future for strengthening their position in India.
Based on the product, the nebulizers market in India has been segmented as pneumatic nebulizer, ultrasonic nebulizers, mesh nebulizer and nebulizer kits. Pneumatic nebulizer comprises pressurized gas supply that assists in pushing medication toward the mouth. Compressed gas is delivered through a jet (valve) that creates negative pressure on the medication tank to release the medication. An ultrasonic nebulizer uses electric current to produce high frequency vibrations in a container of fluid (medications) to break up the fluid into aerosol particles. Mesh nebulizers create vibrations (piezo) that enable the flow of liquid formulation (medicine) through a fine mesh (aperture plate) to develop aerosol medication.
Region wise, the nebulizer market in India has been differentiated into five major regions: North Zone, South Zone, East Zone, West Zone, and Central/ Zone. A detailed qualitative analysis of the factors responsible for driving and restraining the growth of the India nebulizers market in various regions has been provided in this section. The report provides market estimation of nebulizers market in India in terms of revenue (INR Mn) for all the segments and sub segments with CAGR % for period 2015 to 2023, considering 2014 as the base year. The report also provides the volume of nebulizers for all the segments and sub segments with CAGR % for period 2015 to 2023. Furthermore, the report incorporates market attractiveness analysis by product category that depicts the most attractive product segment in India during the forecast period from 2015 to 2023.
This report also includes recommendations section that will assist new companies in establishing their presence and market players in expanding their market share in the nebulizers market in India. The report concludes with the company profile section which includes company overview, financial overview, product portfolio, business strategies and recent developments for market players. The major players that are profiled in the report include Omron Healthcare, Philips Healthcare, CareFusion Corporation (BD), Nuilfe, Bhasins and Sons, Respirotec are among others.
The nebulizers market in India is segmented into the following categories:
- India Nebulizers Market, by Product Types
- Pneumatic Nebulizer
- Ultrasonic Nebulizers
- Mesh Nebulizers
- Nebulizer Kits
- India Nebulizers Market, by Geography
- North Zone
- South Zone
- East Zone
- West Zone
- Central Zone