adhesive dressing market is projected to witness growth at a moderate CAGR during
the forecast period of 2021-2030.
are small sterile pads used to treat and promote healing in small injuries and
wounds and stick or bind small skin incisions during small accidents. These
dressings contain antibacterial ointments and are designed in such a way that
they come in direct contact with the wound, thereby, aiding in the protection
of wounds from further pathogenic microorganisms invasions and trauma such as
friction, bacteria, injuries, and dirt. These dressings come in various sizes
and measurements and have wide applications in wound management, edema control,
and post-surgical compressions.
prevalence of domestic and workplace injuries due to the growing number of
recreational activities among all age groups across the globe, the surging geriatric
population prone to small accidents, the rising demand for surgical procedures,
the proliferating applications of adhesive dressings, the increasing incidences
of chronic, surgical, and traumatic wounds and the growing incidence of skin
diseases and cesarean sections in elderly women are the primary factors driving
the growth of the global adhesive dressing market.
Additionally, the increasing
emphasis of major companies on addressing the needs of the patients and medical
centers by increasing their offering of new and advanced varieties of adhesive
dressings with improved technologies is also anticipated to bode well for the
growth of the market during the forecast period.
Furthermore, the escalating
number of initiatives by governments in the health care sector across various regions coupled with
the growing number of guidelines and first aid basic tips provided by organizations such as
FDA AND WHO are projected to further create ample growth opportunities
for the global adhesive dressing market during the forecast period.
drawbacks associated with adhesive dressings such as the need for periodic
changing may hamper the growth of the global market up to some extent during
the forecast period.
ADHESIVE DRESSING MARKET SEGMENTATION
Soft Silicone Adhesives
Edema Control and Pain Management
Others (Post-Surgical Compression, Sports And Athletic Wraps)
Hospitals & Clinics
indication, the wound management segment accounted for the largest market share
in the global adhesive dressing market in 2020. The segment is anticipated to
further retain its dominance in the market over the forecast period owing to
the rising number of surgeries, the expanding healthcare infrastructure, the
growing number of accidents and the surging geriatric population worldwide.
distribution channel, the hospitals & clinics segment held the largest
share in the global adhesive dressing market in 2020 and is estimated to
further maintain this trend over the forecast period. This can be attributed to
the increasing number of multi-speciality hospitals and the rising prevalence
of road accidents as well as trauma cases around the world.
The North American
region held the most dominant position in the global adhesive dressing market
in 2020 and is anticipated to further retain its dominance in the market during
the forecast period. The growth in the region could be attributed to factors
such as the surging health awareness, the increasing participation of people in
sports & recreational activities, the soaring number of advancements in
wound care, the rising old-age population and the increasing presence of key
players in tandem with the growing number of product launches by them in the
region. Moreover, the presence of well-established healthcare infrastructure and
the rising demand for surgical procedures in the major economies of the region
also contribute swiftly to the growth of the market in the region. The U.S. and
Canada are among the major contributors to the region holding the maximum
The Asia Pacific
region is expected to be the fastest growing regional market for adhesive
dressing during the forecast period. The growth in the region could be
attributed to increasing incidences of injuries and chronic diseases, the
growing patient population, the escalating number of initiatives by
governments, the high availability of cheap medical supplies and products for
wound management & wound care, increase in the number of skin diseases and
the increasing presence of key companies and the growing investments by them in
the region. Countries such as India, China, Japan and South Korea are among the
major contributors to the growth of this region with India and China holding
the maximum shares.
KEY COMPANIES IN ADHESIVE DRESSING MARKET
Players in the
global adhesive dressing market adopt various growth strategies including collaborations,
mergers, acquisitions, partnerships, product launches & approvals and others
to increase their overall market share, their geographical presence and product
portfolio. Some of the leading players operating in the global adhesive
dressing market include
Johnson & Johnson Services Inc.
Advanced Medical Solutions Group plc
B. Braun Melsungen AG
DeRoyal Industries Inc.
PAUL HARTMANN AG
Scapa Group plc
Smith & Nephew plc
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation
Mölnlycke Health Care AB
ConvaTec Group plc
Medline Industries Inc.
Lohmann & Rauscher International GmbH & Co. KG
DermaRite Industries LLC