Global Healthcare Tissue Market Report 2022: Amid COVID-19 Crisis, Market Expected to Reach Revised Size of US$16.1 Billion by 2026 –

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Global Healthcare Tissue Market to Reach $16.1 Billion by 2026

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global healthcare tissue market estimated at US$12.3 billion in 2022 is expected to reach a revised size of US$16.1 billion by 2026, with growing at a CAGR of 6.6% over the analysis period.

Polypropylene, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is expected to register a CAGR of 6% and reach US$5.4 billion by the end of the analysis period. After a thorough analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and the induced economic crisis, the growth of the Cotton segment is readjusted to a revised CAGR of 6.3% for the next 7-year period.

The US market is estimated at $3.4 billion in 2022, while China is expected to reach $1.6 billion by 2026

The United States healthcare tissue market is estimated to be worth US$3.4 billion in 2022. China, the world’s second largest economy, is expected to reach a projected market size of US$1.6 billion by 2026 , with a CAGR of 9.7% over the analysis period.

Other noteworthy geographic markets include Japan and Canada, each forecasting growth of 5.2% and 6.8% respectively over the analysis period. In Europe, Germany is expected to grow around 6.3% CAGR.

The market is primarily driven by growing consumer awareness in the use of personal hygiene products, such as sanitary napkins, baby diapers, and adult diapers, as well as continuous technological advancements aimed at improving quality and performance parameters of healthcare fabrics.

The rising incidence of airborne and bloodborne diseases is another major factor that is expected to propel the demand for healthcare fabrics in the coming years. Furthermore, the growing prevalence of hospital-acquired infections, coupled with increased focus of healthcare institutions on infection prevention and control, is expected to drive the market growth. Additionally, strong demand for nonwoven fabrics in the medical industry is expected to drive the market growth.

In addition, rapid population growth, particularly in emerging global markets, changing standards of living and lifestyles, the increasing geriatric and diabetic population worldwide, and the strict regulatory framework governing the use of medical textiles are other key factors likely to drive global growth. health tissue market.

In recent years, smart medical textiles are increasingly popular in the health industry to monitor health and track chronic diseases of patients. These textiles contain traditional fabric embedded with conductive fibers and electronic components, including wearable antennas, microcontrollers, biomedical sensors and fiber optics.

Over the past few years, several major healthcare fabric manufacturers have been increasingly focusing on the development of advanced smart textiles, which is expected to provide huge opportunities for market growth in the coming years.

Hospitals are the largest end-use segment of healthcare fabrics, due to the increasing incidence of infection transmission in healthcare settings. Healthcare fabrics are widely used in hospital settings to mitigate the risk of transmission. Rising hospitalization rates are expected to create significant demand for healthcare tissues over the next few years.

However, lack of consumer awareness about personal hygiene in developing economies and availability of substitute products are some of the major factors that are expected to inhibit the market growth in the near future.

Also, the high investment involved in setting up a healthcare tissue manufacturing plant is expected to prevent new entrants from entering the market. Moreover, the dominance of key regional markets, such as North America, Asia-Pacific, and Europe, would prevent companies from expanding globally.

Polyester Segment To Hit $3 Billion By 2026

In the global polyester segment, the United States, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the estimated CAGR of 7.8% for this segment. These regional markets representing a combined market size of US$1.4 billion will reach a projected size of US$2.4 billion by the end of the analysis period.

China will remain among the fastest growing markets in this group of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the Asia-Pacific market is expected to reach US$321.4 million by 2026, while Latin America will expand to a CAGR of 8.5% over the analysis period.

What’s new for 2022?

  • Global competitiveness and percentage market shares of main competitors

  • Market presence in multiple geographies – Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial

  • Peer-to-peer collaborative online interactive updates

  • Access to digital archives

  • Free updates for one year

Main topics covered:




  • Overview of the influencer market

  • Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic

  • COVID-19 Outbreak Drives Demand for Antiviral Tissues

  • Making room for the seriously ill amid the COVID-19 outbreak increases the need for hospital beds, spurring growth in medical supplies and linen

  • Rise in hospitalizations leaves US states scrambling for hospital beds

  • COVID-19 creates an acute shortage of hospital beds in Europe

  • Wound care during the COVID-19 pandemic

  • An Introduction to Health Fabric

  • Healthcare Fabrics: Market Insights and Prospects

  • Polypropylene emerges as the largest type of raw material

  • Non-woven: the largest type of fabric

  • Sustained demand for healthcare fabrics from the hygiene products segment

  • Developing regions poised for strong growth

  • Competition

  • Global brands

  • Recent market activity

  • Healthcare Fabrics – Percentage of Global Competitors Market Share in 2022 (E)

2. FOCUS ON CERTAIN PLAYERS Select competitors (68 total featured):

  • Advanced Fabrics (SAAF)

  • Arc Com

  • Architex International

  • ATEX Technologies, Inc.

  • Brentano, Inc.

  • DuPont de Nemours, Inc.

  • Incorporation of Eximius

  • Freudenberg & Co. KG

  • Herculite, Inc.

  • Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.

  • Knoll, Inc.

  • Threads of Life LLC

  • Maharam Fabric Corporation

  • Paramount Tech Fab Industries

  • Precision Fabrics Group Inc.


  • Growing consumer awareness of hygiene products bodes well for the market

  • Steady sales of infant diapers drive demand for healthcare fabrics

  • Feminine hygiene products offer a stable growth opportunity

  • Expanding elderly population is driving the adult diaper market and fueling the medical textiles market

  • The market is poised to benefit from the growing demand for effective wound dressing materials

  • With the increasing incidence of chronic diseases and wounds fueling the need for wound management, the healthcare tissue market is poised for growth

  • Innovations in textile materials for wound care

  • Nonwovens in dressings: significant benefits Fuel consumption

  • Non-woven fabric is revolutionizing the medical textiles market

  • Medical technical textiles are gaining in importance

  • Surgical Drapes and Surgical Gowns: Essential Nature of Products Drive Growth of Healthcare Fabrics Market

  • Disposable vs non-disposable surgical drapes and gowns

  • Growing need to prevent nosocomial infections and prevent the spread of COVID-19 is driving demand for medical tissues

  • Top Healthcare-Associated Infections in the United States: Percentage Breakdown of Health Care Costs by Type of Infection

  • Smart Tissues: A Promising Field Driving the Growth of the Healthcare Tissue Market

  • Antimicrobial Textiles Market: Focus on Pandemic and Epidemic Control Drives Growth

  • Implantable medical textiles find increased demand

  • The coronavirus pandemic draws attention to reusable products

  • COVID-19 Pandemic Triggers Demand for Disposable Medical Linens

  • Polyurethane is gaining traction as an upholstery fabric in the healthcare industry

  • Focus on the development of germ-resistant hospital bedding

  • Innovations contribute to improving the quality of healthcare tissues

  • A look at some innovations

  • Rising investment in healthcare infrastructure is driving demand for healthcare fabrics




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