Global Hand Sanitizer Market – By Type (Gel, Liquid, Foam, Other), Content (Alcohol Based, Non-Alcohol Based), Packaging Type (Pump Bottles, Dispensing Packets), Distribution Channel (Online Store, Departmental Store, Pharmacy Store, and Others), End User (Restaurants, Schools, Hospitals Purpose, Others) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029
Hand Sanitizer Market Analysis and Size
Hand sanitizers are an anti-microbial agent widely used to remove germs, virus or micro-bacteria. The increasing rate of infectious diseases globally upsurges the demand for hand sanitizer in the market and is increasing rapidly. The increasing demand for hand sanitizer is increasing in clinics and hospitals where sanitation and cleanliness are essential. The “gel based hand sanitizer” is the highest growing type segment over the forecast period because it is easily available in the market and needs minimum time to effectively remove germs compared to other sanitizers. Furthermore, improvement in the life styles, rise in awareness about the hand hygiene, increase in health expenditure and support from organization such as FDA, WHO and others towards the need for sanitation increase the demand for the hand sanitizers in the market.
Global hand sanitizer market was valued at USD 6.02 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 10.94 billion by 2029, registering a CAGR of 7.75% during the forecast period of 2022-2029. In addition to the market insights such as market value, growth rate, market segments, geographical coverage, market players, and market scenario, the market report curated by the Data Bridge Market Research team includes in-depth expert analysis, import/export analysis, pricing analysis, production consumption analysis, and consumer behavior.
Report Scope and Market Segmentation
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2014 - 2019)
Revenue in USD Billion, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Type (Gel, Liquid, Foam, Other), Content (Alcohol Based, Non-Alcohol Based), Packaging Type (Pump Bottles, Dispensing Packets), Distribution Channel (Online Store, Departmental Store, Pharmacy Store, and Others), End User (Restaurants, Schools, Hospitals Purpose, Others)
U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, Israel, Egypt, South Africa, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America
Market Players Covered
Dr. Deppe GmbH (Germany), Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (U.K.), Codi Group (Netherlands), Dreumex (Netherlands), The Hygiene Company (U.K.), KCWW (U.S.), Ecolab (U.S.), Seventh Generation Inc (U.S.), The Parker Laboratories (U.S.), GOJO Industries, Inc. (U.S.), Stepan Company (U.S.), Whiteley (U.S.), Linghai Zhan Wang Biotechnology Co., Ltd. (China), Himalaya Wellness Company (India), ABC Compounding Co., Inc. (U.S.), Procter & Gamble (U.S.), 3M (U.S.), The Clorox Company (U.S.)
Hand sanitizers are those consumer goods which are used for the transmission and prevention of infections, microorganisms and bacteria through hands. These products do not require water or soap to wash, they easily evaporate after disinfecting the hands. These hand sanitizers are available in different forms such as in foam, gel, liquid, spray, or even disposable hand wipes, and are highly effective hand hygiene products which is also providing moisture retention.
Hand Sanitizer Market Dynamics
- Rising number of government initiatives for spreading consumer awareness
The governments have launched many initiatives to increase awareness about the significance of maintaining simple hygiene among consumers. The COVID-19 pandemic, elevated the consumer awareness regarding the importance of maintaining hand sanitation. Many infectious diseases are affected by the unsanitary situations, which are the major reason for their transmission. The government rules have increased awareness regarding hygiene, which has augmented the demand for hand sanitizer and are expected to drive the market's growth rate.
- Growing demand of gel hand sanitizers
Gel hand sanitizer always have the perfect ratio which specialists have tested. Theses hand sanitizers are easy to use, safe and convenient. These hand sanitizers removes the risk of harmful chemicals which create due to the use of the spray based hand sanitizer which being released and inhaled by the user. The rising demand of gel based sanitizer are expected to drive the growth rate of the hand sanitizer market
- Increasing demand of natural hand sanitizer
Ordinary sanitization options are ruinous to nature in several ways Such as, the fumes which are discharged by sanitizing hands through evaporation. This may be reason of health issues to end users and. Natural hand sanitizers are good for the health and hygiene because they only contain natural constituents.
- High usage in multiple sectors
Foodservice restaurants and Hotels have zero tolerance for bacteria and viruses. There are strict rules regarding hygiene and food safety in the commercial sector. Consequently, the commercial sector is growing the adoption of hand sanitizers and encouraging the employees such as food industry workers, chefs, waiters, barbers, and others to use hand sanitizers frequently which will create immense opportunities for the growth of the hand sanitizer market.
Furthermore, increase in the concerns about precautionary measures and health safety for wellness, increase in the transformation of lifestyle of persons resulting in augmented healthcare expenditure and increase in the cost-effective and moisture retaining features with purifying capabilities are some of the major factors among others which will create beneficial opportunities for the hand sanitizer market.
- Availability of alternatives and environmental hazards
The availability of alternative hand sanitizers and health and environmental hazards associated with hand sanitizers impose a major challenge for the market players working in this market. There are present several chemical hand sanitizers which have toxic properties. It is dangerous for human health and if released into the environment, it causes some damage. So, these are some major market restrains which will obstruct the market's growth rate.
However, a lack of knowledge regarding the usage of standard hand sanitizers by end-users may restrain the growth rate of the market to some extent.
COVID-19 Impact on Hand Sanitizer Market
The COVID-19 outbreak has highlighted the requirement for hand sanitizers in the market. The coronavirus has quickly spread to all areas of the globe, infecting millions of people, leading to increased hygiene and cleanliness across all regions. The pandemic increased the demand of hand sanitizer among both non-healthcare and healthcare sector. In most of the cases, require hand sanitizers to prevent from the infectious diseases. So during the pandemic period, significantly growing the demand for hand sanitizers in the healthcare sector which positively increase the growth of the hand sanitizers in the market.
Global Hand Sanitizer Market Scope
The hand sanitizer market is segmented on the basis of type, content, packaging type, distribution channel and end user. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Alcohol Based
- Non-Alcohol Based
- Pump Bottles
- Dispensing Packets
- Online Store
- Departmental Store
- Pharmacy Store
Hand Sanitizer Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The hand sanitizer market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, type, content, packaging type, distribution channel and end user as referenced above.
The countries covered in the hand sanitizer market report are U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, Israel, Egypt, South Africa, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America.
North America dominates the market in terms of revenue and market share.The market growth over this region is due to increase in the extreme product availability with augmented penetration of offline as well as channels, increase in the concern for hygiene and health maintenance by the majority of the population, and increase in the government initiatives to promote personal hygiene practice in this region.
Asia-Pacific is projected to be the highest growing region during the forecast period of 2022-2029, due increase in the awareness regarding hygiene among consumers in this region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Hand Sanitizer Market Share Analysis
The hand sanitizer market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to hand sanitizer market.
Some of the major players operating in the hand sanitizer market are
- Dr. Deppe GmbH (Germany)
- Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (U.K.)
- Codi Group (Netherlands)
- Dreumex (Netherlands)
- The Hygiene Company (U.K.)
- KCWW (U.S.)
- Ecolab (U.S.)
- Seventh Generation Inc (U.S.)
- The Parker Laboratories (U.S.)
- GOJO Industries, Inc. (U.S.)
- Stepan Company (U.S.)
- Whiteley (U.S.)
- Linghai Zhan Wang Biotechnology Co., Ltd. (China)
- Himalaya Wellness Company (India)
- ABC Compounding Co., Inc. (U.S.)
- Procter & Gamble (U.S.)
- 3M (U.S.)
- The Clorox Company (U.S.)
Research Methodology: Global Hand Sanitizer Market
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