Wound Dressings Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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Wound Dressings Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Status : February, 2020 | Medical Devices | PPT format

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Global Wound Dressings Market: Snapshot

A significant rise in the geriatric population and the growing incidences of diabetes are some of the key factors that are estimated to encourage the growth of the global wound dressings market in the next few years. The rising government initiatives and the growing awareness among people regarding new technologies are anticipated to accelerate the growth of the overall market in the coming years. The key players in the market are focusing on technological advancements and innovations, which is predicted to offer potential growth opportunities for market players in the next few years.

The increasing number of mergers and acquisitions and the increasing growth potential in several emerging nations are some of the other key factors that are estimated to enhance the growth of the overall market in the near future. On the flip side, the high cost of technologically-advanced products is likely to restrict the growth of the global wound dressings market in the next few years. Nonetheless, the rising focus on innovations and developments are predicted to accelerate the growth of the overall market in the near future.

Among the key regional segments, Asia Pacific is projected to lead the global wound dressings market in the coming years. The growing demand for traditional wound dressings and the rising geriatric population are projected to encourage the growth of wound dressing market across Asia Pacific in the next few years. This region is estimated to be followed by North America, thanks to the rising contribution from the U.S.

The competition among the leading players operating in the wound dressings market across the globe are Organogenesis Inc., Convatec, Inc., Acelity L.P., Inc., Derma Sciences, Inc., Covidien PLC, Hollister, Inc., Medline Industries, Inc., Mölnlycke Health Care, Smith and Nephew PLC, Coloplast Corp., Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp., and 3M Company. Several new players are predicted to enter the global market in the next few years.

Global Wound Dressings Market: Overview

The two type of wound dressings available in the global wound dressings market are traditional and advanced. The traditional wound dressings continue to be popular in developing countries due to the known certainty of their outcome. On the other hand, the advanced wound dressings are still trying to find their footing in the overall market. However, improving awareness about healthcare institutes, caregivers, and patients about benefits of advanced wound dressing materials such as foams, films, alginates, and collagen amongst others is expected to propel the market’s growth. The widening applications of wound dressings that go beyond accident cases and household wounds to diabetic ulcers and surgical complications have also triggered substantial demand for good quality of wound dressings. 

Global Wound Dressings Market: Drivers and Trends

The rising pool of the aging population, who are susceptible to injuries and thus require medical attention are expected to fuel the rise of the global wound dressings market. Growing number of diabetics who require swift healing measures and effective wound dressings are also expected to boost the overall market. The increasing number of infections, injuries, and accidents have all contributed significantly to the soaring profits of the global wound dressings market. 

The rising healthcare expenditure and the improving awareness amongst patients about wound dressings have also had a positive impact on the global market. Furthermore, introduction of affordable wound dressing materials is also projected to open up several lucrative opportunities for the global market. 

Global Wound Dressings Market: Market Potential

Hartmann, a key player in the global wound dressings market, launched HydroClean(R) plus. The product won the 'Most Innovative New Dressing' award at the Journal of Wound Care Awards 2017. The product has been integrated with a unique rinsing-absorption mechanism that allows autolytic debridement, thereby letting the physician to clean the wound effectively to ensure the best possible wound progression. The company is focused on delivering simple, affordable, and effective wound care solutions that will change the way healthcare professionals look at wound care. HydroClean(R) plus aids moist wound bed preparation, which improves the healing time and ensure better quality of life for the patient. 

Thus, the players operating in the global wound dressings market have a tremendous potential for growth in the coming years if they focus on product innovation. Designing wound dressings materials that are effectively and ensure faster healing will garner a loyal consumer base in the long run, predict analysts. 

Global Wound Dressing Market: Regional Outlook

In terms of geography, the global wound dressings market is segmented into Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, and Rest of the World. Of these, Asia Pacific is expected to lead the pack in the coming years due to a high demand for traditional wound dressings. The high level of price sensitivity in the developing economies of the region is expected to fuel the growth of the traditional wound dressings market in the near future. This conventional wound dressings segment will also progress in Asia Pacific regional market due to the low adoption of newer technologies. 

On the other hand, the U.S. will lead North America wound dressings market during the forecast period. The growing awareness of diseases and disorders, high prevalence of surgeries, diabetic patients, and improved access to healthcare are expected to fuel the regional’s progress in the near future. 

The study presents a granular assessment and quantitative evaluation of:

  • Key growth factors and prominent trends
  • Size and share of key segments in overall market
  • Key challenges and winning imperatives
  • Factors shaping competitive landscape
  • Insights into how contours of market will change in coming years
  • Technological advances
  • New avenues and imminent investment pockets
  • Regulatory landscape shaping current and future strategies of companies

The region-wise assessment includes market dynamics in:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

The study is prepared with the help of an extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research includes but not limited to interactions, interviews, surveys, and events. Opinions of policy makers and industry experts are carefully integrated into the insights to complement primary research. Volumes of secondary data gleaned through renowned paid sources, annual statements, reputed journals, and government documents offer insights into current dynamics and key evolution trajectories the market is likely to assume. The research employs various industry-wide analytics methods and well-established methodologies to ascertain the attractiveness of key segments. Further, it evaluates the lucrativeness of key regions and factors underlying their maturity. The insights notably include a detailed analysis of forces behind vendor differentiation and offers insight into investment-decision making by prominent players.

The report strives to enlighten businesses and industry stakeholders on multiple facets of the growth dynamic of the market, the key of which include answers to:

  • Which key factors will shape the competitive landscape?
  • Which trends will stimulate research and development activities in different geographies?
  • Which are the lucrative growth areas and what is the size of potential they are likely contribute to the overall market?
  • Which disruptions in market growth are likely to come with the new business models?
  • Which are some of the recent overhauls in policies that may change the course of the market significantly?
  • Which are the geographies that will form sizable sources of new streams to new and established players alike?
  • How are top players likely to realign their strategy to counter the forces of competition?
  • Which key strategies emerging players are likely to focus on to consolidate their position?
  • Which changes in end-user preferences might affect the status quo held by the leading players?
  • Which are some of the game-changing innovations influencing the projected share and revenue of the market and its segments?

Note: Utmost care has invariably been taken to present data and arrive at statistics at all the TMR Research reports. Meanwhile, some recent developments and new industry trends may take time to be included in the reports.

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