Global Disposable Gloves Market Forecast and Trends
The Global Disposable Gloves Market has reached USD 10.3 Billion in 2019 and estimated to reach USD 15.7 Billion in 2024 at a significant CAGR of 8.57% during the forecast period 2019-2024 due to rising awareness about hygiene across the globe.
The rising demand for disposable gloves across the medical & healthcare, pharmaceutical, chemical, automotive, and oil & gas sectors has been a major driver of the industry over the last few years. Several government & non-governmental firms are continuously promoting & funding the campaigns aimed at encouraging the use of disposable gloves in the medical practices, which is projected to drive the growth of global disposable gloves market across the globe during the forecast period. With a global rise in per-capita health spending, the growing geriatric population and a global rise in the prevalence of chronic diseases are estimated to propel the demand for disposable gloves market across the globe. Increased awareness of employee health and safety, coupled with increasing concern about skin diseases in the industrial sector, is expected to drive the market over the projected period. Furthermore, technological up-gradation, backed by the availability of tailored designs to meet the unique requirements of the industry, is expected to have a positive effect on demand. Moreover, the use of the drug in the food processing industry is estimated to boost the global market. However, fluctuating raw material prices is predicated to create an obstacle in the growth of global disposable gloves market across the globe.
The rise in per-capita
The global increase in per capita spending on healthcare & the introduction of HACCP & Codex Alimentarius standards in the food processing and export industries is projected to fuel the market for global disposable gloves market during the forecast period of 2024 across the globe. For instance, the US FDA describes & certifies the gloves, which are used in the handling of food items. Repeated outbreaks of extremely infectious diseases such as Swine Flu (H1N1), MERS, Bird Flue (H5N, H7N9), SARS, Ebola, and now Covid-19 are also expected to generating the demand for disposable gloves market.
The growing in number of medical practitioners and increasing medical procedures
The increasing numbers of doctors in the private and public health sectors are expected to increase the use of disposable medical gloves across the globe. In addition, the growing number of medical procedures around the world is projected to fuel the demand growth in disposable gloves during the forecast period of 2024. According to the NCHS (National Center for Health Statistics), it has been estimated that around 84.6% of children & around 64.4% of adults are undergoing to dental surgery, which is anticipated to rise over the coming years. In addition, the rising number of ophthalmologists, growing number of cataract surgeries and orthopedic surgeries are like to propel the demand for disposable gloves market during the forecast period across the globe.
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The high rate of toxic reaction
The high rate of toxic and harmful reaction, which is caused by gloves coupled with the high price competition from the local manufacturers, is expected to create an obstacle in the growth of disposable gloves market across the region. For instance, the accelerators & other chemicals used to produce latex and non-latex gloves, which cause allergic reactions such as irritant contact dermatitis.
Global Disposable Gloves Market: Material
Based on the material, global Disposable Gloves market is segmented into Natural Rubber, Nitrile, Vinyl, Neoprene, Polyethylene, and Others. The natural rubber segment is estimated to hold the largest share as compared to other material segments during the forecast period of 2024 across the globe. In addition, the natural rubber segment is expected to dominate the global market as the product is highly elastic. The high product demand, while handling volatile chemicals in laboratory & clean-room applications is projected to boost the market. However, the nitrile segment is anticipated to have the fastest growth rate across the globe during the forecast period due to its inherent properties, which include frictionless, puncture-resistant, and longer shelf-life as compared it to the latex. In addition, the increasing incidence of pandemic diseases such as swine flu (H1N1), and Covid-19 complemented by a growing need for infection control, is expected to drive demand for nitrile as a raw material across the globe.
Global Disposable Gloves Market: Product
On the basis of product, the market is segmented into Powdered disposable gloves, and Powdered free disposable gloves. The powdered-free segment is dominating the global disposable gloves market across the globe. The stringent regulations, which is implemented by the government organizations, including food regulators in various countries, such as the United States, Germany and the United Kingdom, are expected to enhance the use of powder-free disposable gloves during the forecast period of 2024. However, Powdered variants have lost their market share during the past few year due to a prohibition imposed by the United States, Health and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA prohibited the manufacture, selling and distribution of powdered examination gloves owing to an unnecessary and significant risk of illness or injury to consumers.
Global Disposable Gloves Market: End-User
On the basis of end-user, the market is segmented into medical & healthcare, and non-medical. The non-medical & healthcare segment is further bifurcated into examination, and surgical. The medical & healthcare segment is estimated to hold the largest share across the region. In addition, medical & healthcare segment is expected to dominate the global market during the forecast period of 2024 due to the growing consciousness pertaining to health and safety initiatives related to the treatment of patients and emergency response accidents, which has played a crucial role in promoting the use of medical gloves in the healthcare sector. Furthermore, the growing use of products in hospitals for hygiene purposes is likely to drive demand of global disposable gloves market across the globe.
Global Disposable Gloves Market: Regional Insights
Based on the region, the global Disposable Gloves market is segmented into North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. North America is expected to dominate the global disposable gloves market during the forecast period of 2024 across the globe due to well established healthcare infrastructure across the region. Regulatory agencies across North America are enforcing stringent rules and regulations on employers to ensure the safety of workers on account of the rising occupational hazards. In addition, the CDC's strong recommendation for the use of disposable gloves in medical procedures is estimated to further drive the growth of the demand for disposable gloves across North America. However, Asia-Pacific is projected to have the considerable growth rate across the region owing to the improving healthcare facilities, high prevalence of communicable diseases, and growing expenditure in healthcare industry.
- In March 2020: 3M announces its partnership with Ford in order to help further accelerate corona virus response.
- In June 2019: BioGreen Biodegradable Nitrile Gloves (Powder-Free) launch by the top glove corporation Bhd.
- Natural Rubber
- Powdered disposable gloves
- Powdered free disposable gloves
- Medical and Healthcare
- North America (U.S. & Canada)
- Europe (Germany, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe)
- Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand and Rest of Asia Pacific)
- Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and Rest of Latin America)
- Middle East & Africa (GCC, North Africa, South Africa and Rest of Middle East & Africa)
- Ansell Limited
- Rubberex Corporation
- The 3M Company
- The Glove Corporation Bhd
- Medline Industries
- Supermax Corporation Bhd
- Cardinal Health Inc
- Kimberly Clark Corporation
- Mölnlycke Health Care AB
- Other Major and Niche Players
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- 2019: Estimated Year
- 2019-2024: Forecast Period
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