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PPE for Infection Control Market size worth $17 Bn by 2026

  • Published Date: April 16, 2020

PPE for Infection Control Market size is expected to exceed USD 17 billion by 2026; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights Inc.

Growing risk of infectious diseases such as COVID-19 outbreak, Spanish flu, swine flu and Ebola virus infection among others will accelerate the demand for personal protective equipments for infection control. Increasing importance of safety and security to protect human health will create demand for advanced PPE. Moreover, awareness among population regarding safety standards will further escalate the market growth during projected period.

Emergence of pandemic such as COVID-19 will accelerate demand for personal protective equipment

Increasing adoption of personal protective equipment due to rising prevalence of infectious diseases will escalate the market demand. Due to increasing cases of COVID-19 and various other infectious diseases, hospitals and diagnostic laboratories are providing health protection to their workers against hazardous work environment. For instance, in March 2020, the World Health Organization recommended the industry players and governments to increase manufacturing of personal protection equipment to meet rising global demand.

Asia Pacific PPE for Infection Control Market

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Rising incidence of respiratory disease will augment the usage of face protection products including face masks and respirators

Face protection market was valued over USD 3 billion in 2019 and will foresee lucrative growth during analysis timeframe. Growing demand for face masks and respirators by doctors, paramedics and social workers will gear the adoption of PPE due to instructions issued by authorities for safety. Moreover, rising awareness about workplace safety and incidence of various respiratory diseases such as coronavirus outbreak will substantially augment the demand for face protection equipment.

Browse key industry insights spread across 180 pages with 318 market data tables & 28 figures & charts from the report, Personal Protective Equipment for Infection Control Market Size By Product (Hands & Arm Protection Equipment {Gloves, Elbow Protectors}, Protective Clothing {Full Body Suits, Surgical Gowns, Vests}, Face Protection Equipment {Respirators and Face Masks, Shields, Eyewear}), By Type (Reusable, Disposable), By End-use (Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgical Centers, Research and Diagnostic Laboratories), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook, Application Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2020 – 2026” in detail along with the table of contents:

Advantages of reusable personal protective equipment will foster its growth over the forecast period

Reusable protective equipment will witness gradual growth owing to sustainability and its reusability, resulting into high affordability. Furthermore, waste management is one of the major concerns for industries and healthcare facilities, thus, offering substantial opportunities to reusable personal protective equipment market growth.

Availability of advanced infrastructure and skilled workforce will offer market expansion opportunity to hospitals

Hospital segment held over 50% revenue share in 2019 and will foresee robust market growth over analysis timeframe. Increasing patient admission and surgeries in hospitals due to high quality patient care and faster outcomes will attract large number of patients in the hospitals. Furthermore, high expansion potential during emergency situations such as pandemic will orient the patient inflow and thus expand the adoption of PPE.

Accelerating spread of coronavirus in European countries and fast adoption of PPE for infection control

Europe PPE for infection control market held more than 23% share in 2019. Increasing patients affected by COVID-19 in the European countries including Italy, Spain, Germany and France will propel the PPE demand. Various organizations are involved in adoption of strategic initiatives to meet growing demand for this equipment.

Strategic collaborations among industry players will increase industry growth potential

Some of the players operating in the PPE for infection control market include Honeywell International, 3M Company, B. Braun Melsungen AG and Cardinal Health, Inc. among other players. These business leaders primarily focus on strategic alliances such as acquisitions & mergers, partnerships & collaborations and novel product launches to broaden their product portfolio and capitalize on market opportunities. For instance, in March 2020, 3M Company announced partnership with Ford Motor, Inc. to increase their production capacity for N95 respiratory masks. This collaboration will enhance firm’s development capacity.

Authors: Sumant Ugalmugle, Rupali Swain