Global Anti-Decubitus Cushions Revenue Is 500 M USD And Actual Sales Are About 6300 K Unit In 2017
Wednesday, 07 Nov, 2018
In the last several years, global market of Anti-decubitus Cushions developed rapidly, with an average growth rate of 6.8%. In 2017, global revenue of Anti-decubitus Cushions is nearly 500 M USD; the actual sales are about 6300 K Unit.
The classification of Anti-decubitus Cushions includes Air Cushions, Gel Cushions, Foam Cushions and Others and the proportion of Foam Cushions in 2017 is about 50%. Foam Cushion is a leading segment due to lower price, easy availability and low technical complexity. Gel Cushion also accounted for significant share and it is observed to be growing as the cushion lets easy repositioning of the body.
Anti-decubitus Cushions is widely used in Hospitals, Recuperation Institutions and Home. The most proportion of Anti-decubitus Cushions is used in home, and the proportion in 2017 is 67.4%.
North America is the largest consumption place, with a consumption market share nearly 38.6% in 2017. Following North America, Europe is the second largest consumption place with the consumption market share of 30.2%.
Market competition is not intense. Varilite, Permobil, Ottobock, Invacare, Sunrise Medical, etc. are the leaders of the industry, with high-end customers.
Increasing obese and geriatric population is driving demand for Anti-decubitus Cushion. Obese and geriatric population is more vulnerable to pressure ulcers owing to their reduced immunity and pressure exerted by over weight of their body. According to a report published by WHO (World Health Organization), population of obese people has been increased significantly over past few years. Moreover, WHO (World Health Organization) also estimated that aging population will grow manifold during the forecast period. This is expected to fuel demand for Anti-decubitus Cushion across the globe.