Global Medical Disposables Market: Overview

Medical disposables are numerous products employed in various different medical procedures such as drug delivery and wound management. These are vital for conducting any medical procedure. The mounting incidence of medical facilities in emerging and increasing geriatric population in the developed countries are the chief drivers for the growth of the global medical disposables market. Some of the other factors influencing the market expansion are the budding awareness among consumers regarding the benefits of infection control, which basically include better quality of life and minimalized expenditure of related healthcare.

Additionally, the other propelling facets of this sector include relentlessly increasing hospital visits, operations, and the rising need for healthcare aid due to the mounting geriatric population which is prone to injuries and chronic diseases. Additionally, the advent of this sector can be attributed to the augmented focus on the adoption of single-use disposable products in order to prevent infection and cross-contamination in the healthcare settings.

These products also offer numerous advantages to several healthcare institutions such as plummeting the sterilization and the disinfection costs. Therefore, many healthcare professionals and single patients are turning towards disposable medical supplies in order to meet the requirement of infection control.

Hospitals to Emerge be Leading Consumers of Medical Disposables

Based on product, the global market for medical disposables can be classified into nonwoven medical disposables, drug delivery disposables, wound management disposables, laboratory, and diagnostic disposables. Additionally, the market can be segmented on the basis of end user into outpatient facilities, home healthcare facilities, hospitals, emergency care, and physician offices. Amidst these, the hospitals segment is dominating the global medical disposables market. The sales of medical disposables are anticipated to rise in hospitals owing to the growing number of admissions of patients, emergency visits, and surgical procedures.

Drug delivery products seized the leading revenue share in the last couple of years and is expected to retain a lead. This segment is also anticipated to expect a strong growth rate owing to the growing use of prefilled needles, syringes, and transdermal patches by several clinics and  hospitals.

North America to Retain Lead until 2018

Regionally, the global medical disposables market is segmented into Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World. North America displayed strong demand for all products present in the market in the last couple of years. The U.S. medical disposables market accounted for approximately 70% of the North America medical disposables market in 2011. In the same year, North America held over 35% in the global medical disposables market. Asia Pacific is also anticipated to witness strong growth owing to growing awareness among consumers regarding healthcare. Some of the other aspects that are likely to lift the demand for medical disposables in Asia Pacific are the growing aging population, swelling disposable income, and increasing expenditure by governments on the healthcare sector. The substantial growth in developing countries such as India and China is further projected to push the growth of the Asia Pacific medical disposables market.

The leading players in the market are Covidien PLC., Johnson & Johnson, Becton, 3M Company, and Dickinson among others.

Table of Content

 

Chapter 1 Preface

1.1 Report Description

1.2 Research Methodology

1.3 Market Segmentation: Medical Disposables Market

 

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

 

Chapter 3 Market Overview

3.1 Market Dynamics

      3.1.1 Market Drivers 

               3.1.1.1 Increasing Prevalence of Chronic Conditions Requiring Long Term Therapy

               3.1.1.2 Expanding Volume of Hospital Admissions and Inpatient Days

               3.1.1.3 Global Aging Population Leading to Increase in Demand for Healthcare

      3.1.2 Impact Analysis of Market Drivers

      3.1.3 Market Restraints

               3.1.3.1 Stringent GMPs and FDA Approval Norms

               3.1.3.2 Reduction in the Number of Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs)

      3.1.4 Impact Analysis of Market Restraints

      3.1.5 Market Opportunities

               3.1.5.1 High Growth Potential of Home Healthcare Market

3.2 Porter’s Five Force Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market

      3.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      3.2.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

      3.2.3 Threat of Substitutes

      3.2.4 Threat of New Entrants

      3.2.5 Competitive Rivalry

3.3 Market Attractiveness Analysis

3.4 Market Scenario and Market Trends

      3.4.1 Global Medical Disposables Market, 2010-2018 (USD Billion)

3.5 Competitive Landscape

      3.5.1 Market Share Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market, by Key Players, 2011 (%)

 

Chapter 4 Medical Disposables Market, by Product Types

4.1 Overview

4.2 Global Drug Delivery Disposables Market

      4.2.1 Global Drug Delivery Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

4.3 Global Wound Management Supplies Market

      4.3.1 Global Wound Management Supplies Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

4.4 Global Non-Woven Medical Disposables Market

      4.4.1 Global Non-Woven Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

4.5 Global Other Medical Disposables Market (Laboratory, Diagnostic and Surgical Disposables)

      4.5.1 Global Other Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

 

Chapter 5 Medical Disposables Market, by Geography

5.1 Overview

5.2 North America

      5.2.1 North America Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

               5.2.1.1 The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, 2010 - 2018 (USD Billion)

               5.2.1.2 Comparative Analysis: The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by Product, 2011 & 2018 (%)

               5.2.1.3 The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by Product Type, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

               5.2.1.4 The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by End–Users

               5.2.1.5 Comparative Analysis: The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by End–Users, 2011 & 2018 (Value %)

5.3 Europe

      5.3.1 Europe Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

5.4 Asia-Pacific

      5.4.1 Asia-Pacific Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

5.5 Rest of the World (Row)

      5.5.1 Row Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

 

Chapter 6 Company Profiles

6.1 Johnson & Johnson

      6.1.1 Company Overview

      6.1.2 Financial Overview

      6.1.3 Business Strategies

      6.1.4 Product Portfolio

      6.1.5 Recent Developments

6.2 Covidien Plc

      6.2.1 Company Overview

      6.2.2 Financial Overview

      6.2.3 Business Strategies

      6.2.4 Product Portfolio

      6.2.5 Recent Developments

6.3 Becton, Dickinson And Company

      6.3.1 Company Overview

      6.3.2 Financial Overview

      6.3.3 Business Strategies

      6.3.4 Product Portfolio

      6.3.5 Recent Developments

6.4 3M Company

      6.4.1 Company Overview

      6.4.2 Financial Overview

      6.4.3 Business Strategies

      6.4.4 Product Portfolio

      6.4.5 Recent Developments

List of Tables

 

TABLE 1 Market Snapshot: Global and U.S. Medical Disposables Market (USD Billion) 

TABLE 2 Impact Analysis of Market Drivers 

TABLE 3 Impact Analysis of Market Restraints 

TABLE 4 The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by Product Type, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion) 

List of Figures 

 

FIG. 1 Market Segmentation: Medical Disposables Market

FIG. 2 Global Medical Disposables Market, by Product , 2011 (USD Billion)

FIG. 3 Porter’s Five Force Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market

FIG. 4 Market Attractive Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market, by Geography

FIG. 5 Global Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 6 Comparative Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market, by Product Type, 2011 & 2018 (Value %)

FIG. 7 Global Drug Delivery Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 8 Global Wound Management Supplies Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 9 Global Non-Woven Medical Disposable Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 10 Global Other Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 11 Comparative Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market, by Geography, 2011 & 2018 (Value %)

FIG. 12 North America Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 13 The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 14 Comparative Analysis: The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by Product, 2011 & 2018 (Value %)

FIG. 15 Comparative Analysis: The U.S. Medical Disposables Market, by End-Users, 2011 & 2018 (Value %)

FIG. 16 Europe Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 17 Asia-Pacific Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 18 Row Medical Disposables Market, 2010 – 2018 (USD Billion)

FIG. 19 Market Share Analysis: Global Medical Disposables Market, by Key Players, 2011 (%)

FIG. 20 Johnson & Johnson: Annual Revenues, 2009 – 2011 (USD Billion)

FIG. 21 Covidien Plc: Annual Revenues, 2009 – 2011 (USD Billion)

FIG. 22 Becton, Dickinson and Company: Annual Revenues, 2009 – 2011 (USD Billion)

FIG. 23 3M Company: Annual Revenues, 2009-2011 (USD Billion)

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