Healthcare Fabrics Market - Size, Share and Forecast (2019-2026)

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In March 2019, Gilde Healthcare has raised USD 224 million to invest in medical and other health businesses.

Market Overview

Healthcare fabric has its main applications in the healthcare and medical sector. It can be reused and is cost effective. It is used for baby and adult diapers, adult sanitary products, operating gowns, wipes, operating drapes, sterilization packs, sutures. It is also used for blood flow prevention, chronic, wound prevention, wound care, and for wound dressing. Countries like India and China have started supporting and providing various schemes to encourage the healthcare and medical fabric market. For instance, Indian Government have allocated USD 28 million for healthcare fabrics segment.

 The global Healthcare Fabrics market size was worth USD XX million in 2018 and is estimated to reach USD XX million by 2026, at a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period.

Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value (USD Million),  2018-2026

Market Dynamics

Increasing demand for convenient wound dressing material and rising usage of non-woven fabrics in healthcare industry are the major driving factors for the market growth worldwide. High absorbing capability of liquids, strength, stretch ability, softness, and price are the foremost qualities for the usage of non-woven fabrics in healthcare industry. Developing the quality of healthcare fabrics and rising user approachability about cleanliness are expected to drive the growth of healthcare products in the estimated period. Polypropylene and polyester are the few key types of non-woven fabrics. In North America, these nonwoven-based products account for 90% of all surgical drapes and 95% of all surgical gowns due to various advantages of non-woven fabrics over knitted fabrics and woven fabrics.

The growing investments in healthcare facilities are driving the growth of PET nonwoven fabrics in the emerging countries. For instance, in July 2019, Flare Capital Partners, has invested USD 255 million in committed capital healthcare. Companies are concentrating to develop the products with new innovations. For instance, Freudenberg Performance Materials’ has developed nonwovens and polyurethane foams to the medical and wound care industry for more than three decades. It has recently introduced several innovations. Among them are multilayer foam-nonwovens components with superabsorbent nonwovens.

Lack of awareness of personal hygiene in developing economies is the major restraint hampering the growth of the market worldwide.

Segment Analysis

By material, the healthcare fabrics market is segmented into polyethylene, polypropylene, cotton, polyester and others. Others include polyamide and viscose. The Healthcare Fabrics market size by material was worth USD XX million in 2018 and is estimated to reach USD XX million by 2026, at a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period. Polyester segment is expected to grow with high CAGR in the forecast period due to its great performance at reasonable cost. Fabrics made out of polyester have high tensile strength and very strong.

The demand for polyester segment is expected to increase owing to its chemical resistant, abrasion-resistant, wrinkle-resistant and also highly durable. In March 2017, Precision Fabrics Group Inc. developed DermaTherapy, bedding products that include sheets, pillowcases and under pads with fabric technology that provides a cleaner and drier, hypoallergenic lint-free sleep surface. DermaTherapy bedding is a vast improvement over products using polyester and cotton.

Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 (%)

By type, the market is segmented into knitted fabrics, woven fabrics and non-woven fabrics. The Healthcare Fabrics market size by type was worth USD XX million in 2018 and is estimated to reach USD XX million by 2026, at a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period. Non-woven fabrics are used in several cleanness products extending from baby diapers, to adult products. Non-woven fabrics are used as a substitute to traditional materials owing to their smoothness, strength, exceptional absorption properties, and cost effectiveness when compared with other type of fabrics. Studies have shown the benefits of nonwovens compared to reusable materials, as nonwoven-based products are more likely to reduce instances of infection and lessen the opportunity for cross-contamination.

For decades, Ahlstrom-Munksjö has been developing nonwoven medical and healthcare fabrics that are used for surgical gowns, protective apparel, sterilization wraps, drapes, face masks and coveralls. Adding to this, Jacob Holm Group is a leading innovator of spunlace nonwoven fabrics and finished goods. Their nonwovens can be found in markets ranging from hygiene and consumer wipes to health care and skin care and industrial cleaning under the Sontara, Sontara Beauty, SoftFlush and SoftLite brands.

By application, the market is segmented into dressing products, clothing, hygiene products, wall coverings, privacy curtains, bedding and blankets and others.

Geographical Analysis

The Europe healthcare fabrics market size was worth USD XX million in 2018 and is estimated to reach USD XX million by 2026, at a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period. In Europe, the healthcare sector is growing in a tremendous way. It is one of the foremost markets for healthcare fabrics market. Structural changes executed in the healthcare systems in European countries have boosted the healthcare fabrics market in the region. U.K, Germany, Italy and France are expected to grab major share for the healthcare fabrics market in Europe.

Adding to this, increasing investments in healthcare, advancement in medical equipment and improvement in treatment procedures are the major reasons for the market growth. For instance, In March 2019, Gilde Healthcare has raised USD 224 million to invest in suppliers of medical products and other health businesses. The fund moves the amount raised by Gilde’s healthcare investment vehicles past the USD 1.12 billion mark.

Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Share (%), By Geography, 2018

The Asia Pacific Healthcare Fabrics market size was worth USD XX million in 2018 and is estimated to reach USD XX million by 2026, at a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period. Asia Pacific is expected to grow with high CAGR rate in the forecast period. Rise in urbanization and elderly population are the driving factors for the healthcare industry in the country. Governments in Asia Pacific economies are spending and allocating huge amounts of money in their budgets. High government spending’s and investments have expressively promoted the healthcare sector in the country, which, in turn, has boosted the healthcare fabrics market in Asia Pacific region. For instance, in 2019, the government of India has allocated USD 8.7 billion for the healthcare budget. The allocation was made in order to promote reform, healthcare startups and upgrading of government hospitals especially in rural parts of the country.

Competitive Landscape:

The Healthcare Fabrics market is a competitive with existing players in the market. Some of the major players include Advanced Fabrics, Maharam Fabric Corporation, Carnegie Fabrics, LLC, Architex International, Brentano Inc, Designtex, Paramount Tech Fab Industries, Arc-Com, Knoll, Inc. and Kimberly-Clark Corporation.

Companies are focusing to introduce new solutions and technologies. For instance, Suominen is offering a range of technologies for the medical market. A specialty 100% cotton entangled nonwoven called Webril is designed for medical applications requiring high absorbency and easy tear.

Turkish based nonwovens producer Mogul, offers polypropylene SMS type of fabrics for medical/surgical gowns and robes, polypropylene spunbond and meltblown for face masks, Aqualace (parallel-laid spunlace) fabrics for surgical swabs.

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Global Healthcare Fabrics Market

  1. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Methodology and Scope

    1. Research Methodology
    2. Research Objective and Scope of the Report
  2. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – Market Definition and Overview

  3. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – Executive Summary

    1. Market Snippet by Type
    2. Market Snippet by Application
    3. Market Snippet by Material
    4. Market Snippet by Region
  4. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Dynamics

    1. Market Impacting Factors
    2. Drivers
      1. Increasing demand for convenient wound dressing material
      2. Rising usage of non-woven fabrics in healthcare industry
    3. Restraints
      1. Lack of awareness of personal hygiene in developing economies
    4. Opportunity
    5. Impact Analysis

  5. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – Industry Analysis

    1. Porter's Five Forces Analysis
    2. Regulatory Analysis
    3. Supply Chain Analysis
    4. Pricing Analysis
  6. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – By Type

    1. Introduction
      1. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Type
      2. Market Attractiveness Index, By Type
    2. Knitted Fabrics*
      1. Introduction
      2. Market Size Analysis, USD Million, 2016-2025 and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), 2018-2026
    3. Woven Fabrics
    4. Non- Woven Fabrics
  7. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – By Application

    1. Introduction
      1. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Application
      2. Market Attractiveness Index, By Application
    2. Dressing Products*
      1. Introduction
      2. Market Size Analysis, USD Million, 2016-2025 and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), 2018-2026
    3. Clothing
    4. Hygiene Products
    5. Wall Coverings
    6. Privacy Curtains
    7. Bedding and Blankets
    8. Others (Upholstery)
  8. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – By Material

    1. Introduction
      1. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Material
      2. Market Attractiveness Index, By Material
    2. Polyethylene*
      1. Introduction
      2. Market Size Analysis, USD Million, 2016-2025 and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), 2018-2026
    3. Polypropylene
    4. Cotton
    5. Polyester
    6. Others (Polyamide, Viscose)
  9. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market - By Region

    1. Introduction
      1. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Region
      2. Market Attractiveness Index, By Region
    2. North America
      1. Introduction
      2. Key Region-Specific Dynamics
      3. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Type
      4. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Application
      5. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Material
      6. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Country
        1. U.S.
        2. Canada
        3. Mexico
    3. Europe
      1. Introduction
      2. Key Region-Specific Dynamics
      3. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Type
      4. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Application
      5. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Material
      6. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Country
        1. Germany
        2. The U.K.
        3. France
        4. Italy
        5. Spain
        6. Rest of Europe
    4. South America
      1. Introduction
      2. Key Region-Specific Dynamics
      3. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Type
      4. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Application
      5. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Material
      6. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Country
        1. Brazil
        2. Argentina
        3. Rest of South America
    5. Asia Pacific
      1. Introduction
      2. Key Region-Specific Dynamics
      3. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Type
      4. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Application
      5. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Material
      6. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Country
        1. China
        2. India
        3. Japan
        4. Australia
        5. Rest of Asia Pacific
    6. The Middle East and Africa
      1. Introduction
      2. Key Region-Specific Dynamics
      3. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Type
      4. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Application
      5. Market Size Analysis, and Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), By Material
  10. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Competitive Landscape

    1. Competitive Scenario
    2. Market Positioning/Share Analysis
    3. Mergers and Acquisitions Analysis
  11. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Company Profiles

    1. Advanced Fabrics (SAAF)*
      1. Company Overview
      2. Product Portfolio and Description
      3. Key Highlights
      4. Financial Overview
    2. Maharam Fabric Corporation
    3. Carnegie Fabrics, LLC
    4. Architex International
    5. Brentano Inc
    6. Designtex
    7. Paramount Tech Fab Industries
    8. Arc-Com
    9. Knoll, Inc.
    10. Kimberly-Clark Corporation
    11. Eximius Incorporation
    12. Precision Fabrics Group Inc.
  12. Global Healthcare Fabrics Market – DataM

    1. Appendix
    2. About Us and Services
    3. Contact Us

LIST OF TABES:

Table 1 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 2 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 3 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 4 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Region, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 5 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 6 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 7 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 8  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 9 Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 10  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 11  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Region, 2018,2022 & 2026 (USD Million)

Table 12  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Region, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 13  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 14  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 15  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 16  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Country, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 17  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 18  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 19  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 20  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Country, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 21  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 22  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 23  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 24  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Country, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 25  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 26  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 27  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 28  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Country, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 29  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Type, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 30  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Application, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 31  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, By Material, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Table 32  Advanced Fabrics: Overview

Table 33  Advanced Fabrics: Product Portfolio

Table 34  Advanced Fabrics: Key Developments

Table 35  Maharam Fabric Corporation: Overview

Table 36  Maharam Fabric Corporation: Product Portfolio

Table 37  Maharam Fabric Corporation: Key Developments

Table 38  Carnegie Fabrics, LLC: Overview

Table 39  Carnegie Fabrics, LLC: Product Portfolio

Table 40  Carnegie Fabrics, LLC: Key Developments

Table 41  Architex International: Overview

Table 42  Architex International: Product Portfolio

Table 43  Architex International: Key Developments

Table 44  Brentano Inc: Overview

Table 45  Brentano Inc: Product Portfolio

Table 46  Brentano Inc: Key Developments

Table 47  Designtex: Overview

Table 48  Designtex: Product Portfolio

Table 49  Designtex: Key Developments

Table 50  Paramount Tech Fab Industries: Overview

Table 51  Paramount Tech Fab Industries: Product Portfolio

Table 52  Paramount Tech Fab Industries: Key Developments

Table 53  Arc-Com: Overview

Table 54  Arc-Com: Product Portfolio

Table 55  Arc-Com: Key Developments

Table 56  Knoll, Inc.: Overview

Table 57  Knoll, Inc.: Product Portfolio

Table 58  Knoll, Inc.: Key Developments

Table 59  Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Overview

Table 60  Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Product Portfolio

Table 61  Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Key Developments

LIST OF FIGURES:

Figure 1  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Type, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 2  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Application, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 3  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 4  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Region, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 5  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 6  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Y-o-Y Growth, By Type, 2018-2026 (%)

Figure 7  Knitted Fabrics: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 8  Woven Fabrics: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 9  Non-Woven Fabrics: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 10  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Y-o-Y Growth, By Application, 2018-2026 (%)

Figure 11  Dressing Products: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 12  Hygiene Products: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 13  Clothing: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 14  Wall Coverings: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 15  Privacy Curtains: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 16  Bedding and Blankets: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 17  Others: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 18  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Y-o-Y Growth, By Material, 2018-2026 (%)

Figure 19  Polyethylene: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 20  Polypropylene: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 21  Cotton: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 22  Others: Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 23  Global Healthcare Fabrics Market Y-o-Y Growth, By Region, 2018-2026 (%)

Figure 24  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 25  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Type, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 26  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Application, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 27  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 28  North America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Country, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 29  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 30  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Type, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 31  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Application, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 32  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 33  South America Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Country, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 34  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 35  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Type, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 36  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Application, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 37  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 38  Europe Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Country, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 39  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 40  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Type, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 41  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Application, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 42  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 43  Asia-Pacific Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Country, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 44  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Value, 2017-2026 (USD Million)

Figure 45  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Type, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 46  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Application, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 47  Middle East & Africa Healthcare Fabrics Market Share, By Material, 2018 & 2026 (%)

Figure 48  Advanced Fabrics: Financials

Figure 49  Maharam Fabric Corporation: Financials

Figure 50  Carnegie Fabrics, LLC: Financials

Figure 51  Architex International: Financials

Figure 52  Brentano Inc: Financials

Figure 53  Designtex: Financials

Figure 54  Paramount Tech Fab Industries: Financials

Figure 55  Arc-Com: Financials

Figure 56  Knoll, Inc.: Financials

Figure 57  Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Financials

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