Global Medical Clothing Market, By Product (Professional Apparel, Patient Apparel, Specialty Apparel, First Aid Clothing, Wraps and Towels, Others), Usage (Reusable, Disposable), End User (Hospitals, Specialty Clinics, Ambulatory Centres, Home Care Settings, Research and Clinical Laboratories, Others), Distribution Channel (Direct Tender, Retail Sales, Third Party Distributor, Others) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029.
Global Medical Clothing Market Analysis and Size
The increased prevalence of chronic diseases has resulted in an increase in the number of patients worldwide. On the other hand, patients in hospitals are at risk of developing hospital-acquired infections (HAI). According to the World Health Organization (WHO), at any given moment, 10% of hospitals in underdeveloped countries and roughly 7% of hospitals in affluent nations document at least one incidence of HAI. As a result, there has been a greater emphasis on enhancing hospital infrastructure and ensuring optimum hygiene. Hence, increasing the demand for medical clothing in the market.
- Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the medical clothing market was valued at USD 94.29 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 173.24 billion by 2029, registering a CAGR of 7.9% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029. The disposable segment by usage segment holds the largest share in the medical clothing market. Face masks, scrubs, research coats, headgear, and shoe covers are all commonly used medical products globally.
- The market report curated by the Data Bridge Market Research team includes in-depth expert analysis, patient epidemiology, pipeline analysis, pricing analysis, and regulatory framework.
Global Medical Clothing Market Definition
Medical cloth provide safety from bodily fluids and contaminants, mainly during diseases treatment at medical facilities such as hospital. Sharp injuries, latex allergy, laser pumps, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous chemicals and others are the various occupational risks for medical professionals involving doctors, nurses and medical staff. To protect them from these hazards, individuals have to wear the medical apparel to avoid damage or adverse effects of diseases. Drapes, surgical gowns, scrubs, protective facemasks, boots, eye gear, aprons, and caps are protective clothing used in hospitals and medical facilities.
Report Scope and Market Segmentation
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2019 - 2014)
Revenue in USD Billion, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Product (Professional Apparel, Patient Apparel, Specialty Apparel, First Aid Clothing, Wraps and Towels, Others), Usage (Reusable, Disposable), End User (Hospitals, Specialty Clinics, Ambulatory Centres, Home Care Settings, Research and Clinical Laboratories, Others), Distribution Channel (Direct Tender, Retail Sales, Third Party Distributor, 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, South Africa, Egypt, Israel, 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
Cardinal Health, Inc. (US), Mölnlycke Health Care AB (Sweden), 3M (US), Smith+Nephew (UK), Ansell Ltd. (Australia), Superior Group of Companies (US), Semperit AG Holding (Austria), Henry Schein, Inc. (US), Narang Medical Ltd. (India), Healing Hands (New Jersey), BARCO UNIFORMS (US), CHEROKEE UNIFORMS (US), Aramark Uniform & Career Apparel (US), Carhartt, Inc. (US), LynkTrac Technologies LLC (US), Owens & Minor, Inc. (US), Prestige Medical (CA), Landau Uniforms (US), Medline Industries, Inc. (US)
Medical Clothing Market Dynamics
- Increasing prevalence of chronic diseases
The rising prevalence of chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer, hospital-acquired infections (HAI) and others will propel the market’s growth rate during the forecast period of 2022-2029.
- Rise in the number of geriatric population
The number of persons aged 60 and up has consistently increased over time as a result of rising life expectancy. The worldwide geriatric population will grow from 727 million in 2020 to 1.5 billion by 2050, according to the United Nations Database on World Population Ageing 2020. Geriatric people are the highest risk of suffering from chronic diseases, increasing the demand for the medical clothing market.
Furthermore, the rise in sedentary lifestyle will act as major factor influencing the growth of medical clothing market. Along with this, increasing urbanization and rising level of disposable income are the driving factors accelerating the growth of the medical clothing market. Also, increasing expenditure on healthcare infrastructure and rising incidences of zoonotic disease will escalate the growth of medical clothing market.
- Technological advancement
Moreover, the rising adoption rate of advanced technologies will provide beneficial opportunities for the medical clothing market growth.
Moreover, growing number of service providers and increase in the number of emerging markets will further provide beneficial opportunities for the medical clothing market growth during the forecast period.
Restraints/Challenges Global Medical Clothing Market
On the other hand, the high cost associated with the medical devices will further obstruct the growth rate of medical clothing market. The dearth of skilled professionals and technical limitations will challenge the medical clothing market. Additionally, strict government regulations and less awareness will act as restrain and further impede the growth rate of market during the forecast period of 2022-2029.
This medical clothing market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the medical clothing market contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief, our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
COVID-19 Impact on Medical Clothing Market
Because of the increasing rise in COVID-19 cases around the world, the healthcare industry has shifted its focus entirely to the patients' well-being. The primary focus on decreasing the virus's impact and proactive government initiatives to raise awareness about safety and hygiene has resulted in substantial investment in the medical wear area. For instance, China claimed in April 2020 that it will produce 116 million mask per day, a 12-fold increase over pre-pandemic capacity.
The breakout of the COVID-19 virus generated several chances for participants and producers in the worldwide medical garments market. The worldwide medical clothing market has gained pace in recent years due to growing demand for medical grade gloves, masks, and PPE kits.
- In July 2020, Herida Healthcare, in partnership with North Tees and Hartlepool Solutions had joined the forces with NHS for the manufacturing of highly sterilized medical gowns due to enhancing demand for PPE.
Global Medical Clothing Market Scope
The medical clothing market is segmented on the basis of product, usage, end user and distribution channel. 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.
- Professional Apparel
- Patient Apparel
- Specialty Apparel
- First Aid Clothing
- Wraps and Towels
On the basis of product, the medical clothing market is segmented into professional apparel, patient apparel, specialty apparel, first aid clothing, wraps and towels and others.
On the basis of usage, the medical clothing market is segmented into reusable and disposable.
- Specialty Clinics
- Ambulatory Centres
- Home Care Settings
- Research and Clinical Laboratories
On the basis of end user, the medical clothing market is segmented into hospitals, specialty clinics, ambulatory centers, home care settings, research and clinical laboratories and others.
- Direct Tender
- Retail Sales
- Third Party Distributor
On the basis of distribution channel, the medical clothing market is segmented into direct tender, retail sales, third party distributor and others.
Medical Clothing Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The medical clothing market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, product, usage, end user and distribution channel as referenced above.
The countries covered in the medical clothing 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, South Africa, Egypt, Israel, 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 medical clothing market because of the increasing number of surgeries and well-development healthcare infrastructure in this region. Additionally, the growing presence of major market players will flourish the market’s growth rate in this region.
Asia-Pacific is expected to grow during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029 due to the rising prevalence of chronic diseases and the growing number of geriatric populations in this region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in regulation in the market domestically that impacts 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.
Healthcare Infrastructure growth Installed base and New Technology Penetration
The medical clothing market also provides you with detailed market analysis for every country growth in healthcare expenditure for capital equipment, installed base of different kind of products for medical clothing market, impact of technology using life line curves and changes in healthcare regulatory scenarios and their impact on the medical clothing market. The data is available for historic period 2010-2020.
Competitive Landscape and Medical Clothing Market Share Analysis
The Medical clothing 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 medical clothing market.
Some of the major players operating in the medical clothing market are:
- Cardinal Health, Inc. (US)
- Mölnlycke Health Care AB (Sweden)
- 3M (US)
- Smith+Nephew (UK)
- Ansell Ltd. (Australia)
- Superior Group of Companies (US)
- Semperit AG Holding (Austria)
- Henry Schein, Inc. (US)
- Narang Medical Ltd. (India)
- Healing Hands (New Jersey)
- BARCO UNIFORMS (US)
- CHEROKEE UNIFORMS (US)
- Aramark Uniform & Career Apparel (US)
- Carhartt, Inc. (US)
- LynkTrac Technologies LLC (US)
- Owens & Minor, Inc. (US)
- Prestige Medical (CA)
- Landau Uniforms (US)
- Medline Industries, Inc. (US)
Research Methodology : Global Medical Clothing Market
Data collection and base year analysis is done using data collection modules with large sample sizes. The market data is analyzed and estimated using market statistical and coherent models. Also market share analysis and key trend analysis are the major success factors in the market report. To know more please request an analyst call or can drop down your inquiry.
The key research methodology used by DBMR research team is data triangulation which involves data mining, analysis of the impact of data variables on the market, and primary (industry expert) validation. Apart from this, data models include Vendor Positioning Grid, Market Time Line Analysis, Market Overview and Guide, Company Positioning Grid, Company Market Share Analysis, Standards of Measurement, Global versus Regional and Vendor Share Analysis. To know more about the research methodology, drop in an inquiry to speak to our industry experts https://www.databridgemarketresearch.com/speak-to-analyst/?dbmr=global-medical-clothing-market