A recent report published by Infinium Global Research on the disposable face mask market provides an in-depth analysis of segments and sub-segments in the global as well as regional disposable face mask market. The study also highlights the impact of drivers, restraints, and macro indicators on the global and regional disposable face mask market over the short term as well as long term. The report is a comprehensive presentation of trends, forecast, and dollar values of the global disposable face mask market. According to the report, the global disposable face mask market is projected to grow at a robust CAGR of 53% from USD 1.2 billion in 2020 to over USD 15 billion in 2026 during the forecast period of 2020 – 2026.
A disposable face mask is a medical mask that is being used by the population primarily by health care professionals for covering and protecting themselves from any virus and pollutants present in the environment that can cause infections. The purpose of disposable face masks is to reduce or eradicate the chances of being affected by potential environmental contaminants. Furthermore, disposable face masks are typically made from non-woven fabric and are usually available in a multi-layer (two- or three-layer) form. The disposable face mask is projected to witness healthy growth in the future attributed to numerous benefits associated with these masks. These disposable face masks are made in such a way that they can be used by respiratory patients such as asthmatic patients, lung disease patients, and cardiovascular disease patients.
The increasing pollution levels, rapid industrialization, growing awareness about health protection are the factors pouring the disposable face mask market. Furthermore, the increasing number of surgeries performing on a daily basis across the globe with the unprecedented spread of novel coronavirus promoting the adoption of disposable faces masks. Moreover, disposable faces mask acts as a protective barrier between the surgical teams and patients. It also aids in preventing germs and decreasing the chances of being affected by environmental contaminants. Therefore, the surging pollution level across the world will result in triggering the disposable face market. In addition, rising airborne diseases, increasing consumption of masks for personnel usage, increase in cases of hospital-acquired infections will also create a lucrative opportunity for the disposable face masks market. However, volatility in raw material prices may hamper the growth of the market.
Additionally, the current concern over the spread of coronavirus is also expected to have a positive impact on the disposable face mask market. This is primarily because of the snowballing demand for face masks, as they prevent or slow down the transmission of life-threatening COVID-19 infections. Furthermore, face masks have been employed as a public and personal health control measure against the spread of novel coronavirus. Their usage is intended as personal protection against infection and as source control to limit transmission of the virus in a community or healthcare setting.
Among the geographies, the Asia Pacific region is expected to hold the largest share in the global disposable face mask market. The increasing air pollution, the presence of a large customer base, an increasing number of manufacturers operating for disposable masks in countries such as India, China, and Japan are further expected to drive regional growth. Furthermore, the North America region is anticipated to witness substantial growth during the forecast period owing to the rising aging population, increasing awareness among the population, and the novel coronavirus outbreak is the factor responsible for the growth of the market.
The report on the global disposable face mask market covers segments such as product, application, and distribution channel. On the basis of product, the sub-markets include protective, dust, and non-woven. On the basis of application, the sub-markets include industrial and personal. On the basis of distribution channel, the sub-markets include online and offline.
The report provides profiles of the companies in the market such as Honeywell, 3M, Moldex, Kimberly-Clark, Uvex, KOWA, SAS Safety Corp., Gerson, DACH, and Te Yin.
The report provides deep insights into the demand forecasts, market trends, and micro and macro indicators. In addition, this report provides insights into the factors that are driving and restraining the growth in this market. Moreover, The IGR-Growth Matrix analysis given in the report brings an insight into the investment areas that existing or new market players can consider. The report provides insights into the market using analytical tools such as Porter's five forces analysis and DRO analysis of the disposable face mask market. Moreover, the study highlights current market trends and provides forecast from 2020-2026. We also have highlighted future trends in the market that will affect the demand during the forecast period. Moreover, the competitive analysis given in each regional market brings an insight into the market share of the leading players.