Medical Textiles are used in hygiene, health and personal care, as well as in surgical applications. These products include: wipes, baby and adult diapers, adult sanitary and incontinence products, as well as, medical and surgical products, such as operating gowns, operating drapes, sterilization packs, dressings, sutures and orthopedic pads.
In the last several years, global market of medical textiles developed stably, with an average growth rate of 8%. In 2015, the global production of medical textiles reached 3258 K MT.
With developed manufacturing technology and low labor cost, China is the largest supplier, with the production market share over 32% in 2015, and other Asian regions also accounted for over 34% market share globally.
Europe accounted for over 34% of market size in 2015. The market is developed in Europe due to the mature healthcare sector, growing consumer demand for improved healthcare facilities. North America is the second largest regional segment accounting for over 29% of the global market volume in 2015. Meanwhile, China and other Asia regions demand is projected to witness a high growth rate of over 10% due to increasing penetration of disposable baby diapers and feminine hygiene products.
Non-woven textile dominated the global medical textiles market, accounting for over 57% of global volume in 2015. This segment is projected to gain market share over the forecast period, due to high performance characteristics such as easy disposability, cost-effectiveness and reduced danger of cross-contamination.
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Table of Contents
2019-2024 Global Medical Textiles Consumption Market Report
1 Scope of the Report
1.1 Market Introduction
1.2 Research Objectives
1.3 Years Considered
1.4 Market Research Methodology
1.5 Economic Indicators
1.6 Currency Considered
2 Executive Summary
2.1 World Market Overview
2.1.1 Global Medical Textiles Consumption 2014-2024
2.1.2 Medical Textiles Consumption CAGR by Region
2.2 Medical Textiles Segment by Type
2.2.1 Non-woven Fabric
2.2.2 Woven Fabric
2.2.3 Knitted Fabrics
2.3 Medical Textiles Consumption by Type
2.3.1 Global Medical Textiles Consumption Market Share by Type (2014-2019)
2.3.2 Global Medical Textiles Revenue and Market Share by Type (2014-2019)
2.3.3 Global Medical Textiles Sale Price by Type (2014-2019)
2.4 Medical Textiles Segment by Application
2.4.1 Implantable Goods
2.4.2 Non-implantable Goods
2.4.3 Healthcare & Hygi ...