Global Medical Nonwovens Revenue Is Nearly 2300 M USD In 2016
Thursday, 25 Oct, 2018
In the last several years, global market of Medical Nonwovens developed rapidly, with an average growth rate of 5.72%. In 2016, global revenue of Medical Nonwovens is nearly 2300 M USD; the actual sales are about 636 K MT.

The global average price of Medical Nonwovens is in the decreasing trend, from 3642 USD/MT in 2012 to 3616USD/MT in 2016. With the situation of global economy, prices will be in decreasing trend in the following five years.

The classification of Medical Nonwovens includes Drylaid, Airlaid, Wetlaid and Spunlaid, and the proportion of Spunlaid in 2016 is about 73%.

Medical Nonwovens is widely used as Level 1 Surgical Gowns, Level 2 Surgical Gowns, Level 3 Surgical Gowns, Level 4 Surgical Gowns and Surgical Mask. The most proportion of Medical Nonwovens is Level 2 Surgical Gowns, and the proportion in 2016 is 31%. 

North America is the largest consumption place, with a consumption market share nearly 38% in 2016. Following North America, Europe is the second largest consumption place with the consumption market share of 26%. 

Market competition is not intense. Cardinal Health, Berry Plastics, 3M, Molnlycke Health Care, Halyard Health, Hartmann, etc. are the leaders of the industry, and they hold key technologies and patents, with high-end customers.