COVID-19 Spurs Demand Opportunities in Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market With Rising Requirement For Medical Disposable Products, Says TMR Study

The medical nonwoven disposables market is predicted to experience noticeable growth opportunities in the upcoming years. This increasing market demand is on the back of rising requirements for nonwoven face masks and some other medical disposable products. Existing fear related to infectious diseases, for example, H1N1 and SARS continue to boost growth prospects in the market in the forthcoming years.

The healthcare providers are concentrating to fight against infection of coronavirus because the nonwovens are helpful to k9eep the costs at bay. In addition to this, the World Health Organization has also issued certain guidelines in order to create awareness among the users through the IPC (infection prevention and control) program. The motive of this awareness is to stimulate users in order to practice hygiene on a personal level. All these factors are likely to bring exponential growth in the market revenue in the upcoming years.

The nonwoven face masks and some other medical nonwoven disposable products have been used widely in nursing homes and hospitals during the coronavirus epidemic. Thus, owing to the rising prevalence of infectious diseases, the medical nonwoven disposables market has been estimated to experience significant expansion prospects in the market.

Nonwoven materials have been replacing the conventional reusable materials in drapes and gowns. The single-use materials serve as an economical solution to consumers and healthcare providers. Further, these materials are safe to dispose and easy to use.

As per the research report by Transparency Market Research, the medical nonwoven disposables market is estimated to expand at a CAGR of ~4% and reach the valuation of US$ 20 Bn. during the forecast period from 2019 to 2027.

Rising Initiatives With Environmental Friendly Approach Estimated to Boost Growth Opportunities in Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market

Spunlace material has been a novel introduction in the market of medical nonwoven disposables. The manufacturers from the market are growing their capabilities to produce greener wipes that are helpful to reduce the environmental footprint. However, the suppliers of the material are required to identify low-price and sustainable polymers. These polymers further help in the cost reduction of various end-use products. Therefore, the suppliers of the equipment in the medical nonwoven disposables market need to innovate with novel materials. Owing to these factors, the manufacturers are taking initiatives to develop sustainable and cost-effective products.

With the continuously increasing population across the globe, the key market players are scaling value-grab avenues by growing the production of the ‘sensitive’ products, for example, baby wipes. These players are also increasing their efforts for the marketing of these products on the ground of no alcohol, no fragrance, and also as hypoallergenic products. The companies are also focusing to develop lyocell-based nonwovens to address the demands of the consumers for environmentally sustainable products.

Some of the key players operating in the medical nonwoven disposables market include Domtar Corporation, Freudenberg & Co. KG, Medtronic Plc., Paul Hartmann AG, Medline Industries, Inc., Asahi Kasei Corporation, Essity AB, Mölnlycke Health Care, and Kimberly-Clark Corporation.

Rising Innovations in Novel Materials Projected to Boost Growth Prospects in Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market

There has been a noticeable increase in the consumption of nonwovens in medical applications. Along with gowns and drapes, the companies in the market have been gauging incremental avenues with the development of blood filters, sutures, and implantables from nonwovens. In addition to this, the companies in the market are also rising their effectiveness in meltdown, spunlaid, and drylaid nonwovens. Further, the market revenue of the medical nonwovens for the wound care applications has been predicted to grow at an extensive rate in the market during the forecast period. On the flip side, the rising prevalence of healthcare-associated infections has also been propelling growth opportunities in the medical nonwoven disposables market.

The global medical nonwoven disposables market is divided into:

  • Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market, by Product
    • Surgical Products
      • Drapes
      • Gowns
      • Caps
      • Masks
      • Others
    • Wound Dressings
      • Bandages
      • Tapes
      • Post-operative Wound Dressings
      • Operative Wound Dressings
      • Dressing Pads
    • Incontinence Products
      • Under Pads
      • Diapers
  • Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market, by Material
    • Polypropylene
    • Polyethylene
    • Acetate
    • Rayon
    • Polyamides and Polyesters
    • Acrylic
    • Others
  • Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market, by End User;
    • Hospitals
    • Nursing Homes
    • Consumer & Home Healthcare
    • Clinics
    • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
  • Global Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market, by Region
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa

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