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Disposable Gloves Market By Material Type (Latex, Vinyl, Nitrile), By Glove Type (Powdered Disposable Glove, Non Powdered Disposable Glove) - Growth, Share, Opportunities & Competitive Analysis, 2017 - 2025

Published: Jun 2017 | Report Code: 58521-06-17

Disposable gloves are used in healthcare practices and to maintain hygiene standard according to WHO regulations and guidelines. Rising awareness of hygiene, to protect product quality, health safety of healthcare practitioners and patients are the key factors increasing the demand for disposable gloves. Traditionally, latex gloves (made from natural rubber) are used and still dominate the disposable gloves market. Gloves made from nitrile, vinyl polyvinyl chloride, neoprene are also rapidly adopted, with having advantage over the conventional latex gloves. Non powdered disposable gloves are being increasingly more preferred over the powdered products, which may cause irritation and inflammation. Non powdered gloved have high adoption rate due to lower side effects. Prevention and control of pandemic infection, nosocomial infection are driving factors of disposable glove market.

The report titled “Disposable Gloves Market - Growth, Future Prospects and Competitive Analysis, 2017–2025” offers strategic insights into the overall disposable gloves market along with the market size and estimates for the duration 2015 to 2025. The said research study covers in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on type of material, glove type and different geographies. The global disposable gloves market is segmented by material type into latex, vinyl, nitrile and others (polyethylene, neoprene). The global disposable gloves market is also segmented by glove type as powdered and non powdered disposable gloves.

Geographically, the global disposable gloves market is studied for the following regional markets:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Mexico
    • Brazil
    • Rest of LATAM
  • Middle East and Africa
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

Market size and forecast for these regional and country level markets are presented in this study for the period 2015-2025. Market growth rates for the forecast period 2017-2025 are also included in this report, considering 2016 as the base year.

Along with quantitative information, qualitative information sets and assessment tools are provided in this study for better analysis of the overall market scenario and future prospects. Information such as market inclination insights and drivers, challenges and opportunities assists the readers for understanding the ongoing trends in the global disposable gloves market. Tools such as market positioning of key players and attractive investment proposition provide the readers with insights on the competitive scenario of the global disposable gloves market. This report concludes with company profiles section that highlights major information about the key players engaged in global disposable gloves market. In-depth competitive environment analysis and historical (2015) market size data are also provided in the report.

Disposable Gloves Market

Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Report Description
1.1.1 Purpose of the Report
1.1.2 Target Audience
1.1.3 USP and Key Offerings
1.2 Research Scope
1.3 Research Methodology
1.3.1 Phase I – Secondary Research
1.3.2 Phase II – Primary Research
1.3.3 Phase III – Expert Panel Review
1.3.4 Assumptions

Chapter 2 Executive Summary
2.1 Global Disposable Gloves Market Portraiture
2.2 Global Disposable Gloves Market Share, by Material Type, 2016 (US$)
2.3 Global Disposable Gloves Market Share, by Glove Type, 2016 (US$)
2.4 Global Disposable Gloves Market, by Geography, 2016 (Value %)

Chapter 3 Global Disposable Gloves Market Analysis
3.1 Global Disposable Gloves Market Overview
3.2 Market Dynamics
3.2.1 Market Drivers
3.2.2 Challenges
3.2.3 Opportunities
3.3 Attractive Investment Proposition
3.4 Competitive Landscape of Key Players in Disposable Gloves Market

Chapter 4 Global Disposable Gloves Market Analysis, by Material Type, 2015-2025 (US$ Mn)
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Latex
4.3 Vinyl
4.4 Nitrile
4.5 Others

Chapter 5 Global Disposable Gloves Market Analysis, by Glove Type, 2015-2025 (US$ Mn)
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Powdered Disposable Glove
5.3 Non Powdered Disposable Glove

Chapter 6 Global Disposable Gloves Market, By Geography, 2015-2025 (US$ Mn)
6.1 Preface
6.2 North America (U.S. & Canada)
6.3 Europe (U.K., Germany & Rest of Europe)
6.4 Asia Pacific (China, Japan, and Rest of APAC)
6.5 Latin America (Brazil, Mexico and Rest of LATAM)
6.6 Middle East and Africa (UAE, Saudi Arabia, South Africa)

Chapter 7 Company Profiles
7.1 Adventa Berhad
7.2 Ansell Healthcare
7.3 Cardinal Health, Inc
7.4 Dynarex Corporation
7.5 Hartalega Holdings Berhad
7.6 Medisafe Technologies
7.7 Medline Industries, Inc
7.8 MRK Healthcare
7.9 Kimberley-Clark Corporation
7.10 Kossan Rubber Industries
7.11 Latexx Partners Berhad
7.12 Paul Hartmann AG
7.13 Rubberex
7.14 Shield Scientific
7.15 Supermax Corp
7.16 Top Glove Corp
7.17 Others

List Of Table :

TABLE 1 Global Disposable Gloves Market, By Material Type 2015-2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 2 Global Disposable Gloves Market, By Glove Type 2015-2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 3 Global Disposable Gloves Market, by Geography, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 4 North America Disposable Gloves Market, by Country, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 5 Europe Disposable Gloves Market, by Country, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 6 Asia-Pacific Disposable Gloves Market, by Country, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 7 Latin America Disposable Gloves Market, by Country, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 8 Middle East and Africa Disposable Gloves Market, by Country, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 9 Adventa Berhad: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 10 Ansell Healthcare: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 11 Cardinal Health, Inc: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 12 Dynarex Corporation: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Position Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 13 Hartalega Holdings Berhad: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Position Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 14 Medisafe Technologies: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 15 Medline Industries, Inc: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 16 MRK Healthcare: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 17 Kimberley-Clark Corporation: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 18 Kossan Rubber Industries: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 19 Latex Partners Berhad: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 20 Paul Hartmann AG: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 21 Rubberex: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 22 Shield Scientific: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 23 Supermax Corp: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 24 Top Glove Corp: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Performance; Product Portfolio; News Coverage)

List Of Figures :

FIG. 1 Global Disposable Gloves Market: Research Methodology
FIG. 2 Global Disposable Gloves Market Share, by Material type, 2016 (US$)
FIG. 3 Global Disposable Gloves Market Share, by Glove type, 2016 (US$)
FIG. 4 Global Disposable Gloves Market, by Geography, 2016 (Value %)
FIG. 5 Attractive Investment Proposition: Global Disposable Gloves Market, by Geography
FIG. 6 Competitive Analysis: Key Players in Global Disposable Gloves Market
FIG. 7 Global Latex Disposable Gloves Market, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 8 Global ELISA Disposable Gloves Market, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 9 Global Disposable Gloves Market, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 10 Global Others Disposable Gloves Market, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 11 Global Powdered Disposable Glove Market, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 12 Global Non Powdered Disposable Gloves Market, 2015 – 2025 (US$ Mn)

 

Based on the type of material, the global disposable gloves market is segmented as follows:

  • Latex
  • Vinyl
  • Nitrile
  • Others (Polyethylene, Neoprene)

Traditional gloves are made from natural rubber (Latex) that is the most widely used material. Thus latex occupies the largest share in disposable gloves market. Latex gloves are being conventionally used due to easy availability, good elasticity and cheap. Nitrile and Vinyl gloves are the next fast growing markets. Nitrile gloves are generally recommended for use in ICU and emergency units, and also used in pharmacy labs when dealing with harsh chemicals. These glove types are more soft, durable and strong. With advent of technology, vinyl gloves have improved in terms of strength, comfort and tactile sensitivity. It is most preferred in clinical work, as it is latex free and cost effective. Polyethylene gloves are also considered to be a fast growing segment.

Disposable Gloves Market

Based on the type, the global disposable gloves market is segmented as follows:

  • Powdered Gloves
  • Non Powdered Gloves

In powdered disposable gloves, powder act as lubricant making it easier to wear. However powder earlier used caused reaction and where found to be toxic. Corn starch was used, as it contains non irritating ingredients. Powdered form causes inflammation and corn starch may also have side effects. FDA has put a ban on powdered gloves for medical use, even U.K. and Germany does not allow it use. Thus new standard non powdered gloves are available in market that are increasingly being used. Non powdered gloves are being adopted widely and dominates the disposable market and is anticipated to grow in the forecast period.

Disposable Gloves Market

For the purpose of this study, the global disposable gloves market is geographically categorized into:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Latin America (LATAM)
  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)

Disposable Gloves Market

In 2016, North America dominates the global disposable gloves market. The growth driver for North America market are technological advancement, increase in demand of disposable gloves in healthcare, food processing and personal care, and need to prevent and control nosocomial infections. At present, Europe is next followed up market after North America. But developing countries showing rapid growth in healthcare structure, improving infrastructure, health reforms and regulation by government and increase in disposable income, would outgrow European market in years to come. Thus emerging economies show potential growth in forecast period. Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing disposable gloves market with increasing awareness of health and maintenance of hygiene, stringent regulation in terms of health safety and hygiene and overall increasing investment in healthcare.

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