Mortuary Equipment Market By Product (Refrigeration Units, Trolleys, Stretchers and Lifts, Autopsy Tables and Workstations, Cabinets, Others), By Application ( Cultural, Research and Academia, Forensic Investigation) - Growth, Future Prospects And Competitive Analysis, 2017 - 2025

Growing technological innovation in terms of automation and the development of sturdier equipment are the major trends observed in the mortuary equipment market. Therefore, rapid upgrading and replacement of mortuary equipment are expected to drive the market. The proliferation of the private healthcare sector has further opened new sales avenues for mortuary equipment manufacturers. The introduction of a large number of private mortuaries that also offer funeral services will open new opportunities for manufacturers. Furthermore, the rapid commercialization of advanced equipment and devices that are easy to operate, resulting in reduced procedural time and greater convenience, will drive this market.

The purpose of this research study titled "Mortuary Equipment Market: Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2017–2025" is to provide investors, developers, company executives, and industry participants with in-depth analysis to allow them to take strategic initiatives and decisions related to the prospects in the global mortuary equipment market. This report presents and analyses the major trends prevalent in the global mortuary equipment market and the market's size and forecast.

This report categorizes the global mortuary equipment market in terms of products such as refrigeration units, trolleys, stretchers, and lifts; autopsy tables and workstations; cabinets; and others (bags, covers, etc.). Based on applications, this market is categorized into cultural, research and academic, and forensic investigation applications. The market size and forecast for each mentioned segment for the period 2015–2025 are presented in the report, along with respective CAGRs for the forecast duration of 2017–2025.

This study presents the size and forecast of each considered geographical market for the period 2015-2025, as well as CAGRs for the forecast period 2017-2025, and is further cross-sectional presented in terms of products, applications, and constituent region or country-level markets.

This report also includes qualitative assessment factors such as market dynamics (drivers, restraints, and opportunities) to have a good understanding of the current and anticipated trends in the global mortuary equipment market. Competition assessment tools such as Porter's five forces analysis, market attractiveness assessment, and competitive landscape analysis by key players are also demonstrated in the study. Furthermore, this report concludes with a profile of key market players currently enjoying prominent positions in the mortuary equipment market. The key players profiled in this report are C.F. di Ciro Fiocchetti & Co., Inc., Ferno-Washington, Inc., Flexmort (Roftek Ltd.), Hygeco Lear, Kugel Medical, Leech Ltd., Mopec, Mortech Manufacturing Company, Inc., SM Scientific Instruments Pvt. Ltd., and Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Based on product types, the global mortuary equipment market is segmented as follows:

  • Refrigeration Units
  • Trolleys, stretchers, and lifts
  • Autopsy tables and workstations
  • Cabinets
  • Others (bags, covers, etc.)

In 2016, refrigeration units held the largest revenue share in the global mortuary equipment market. The high purchase and installation costs of this equipment contribute significantly to its dominance. The rapid development of new private morgues that also offer funeral services is primarily driving the growth of the refrigeration units market. The demand for refrigeration units is further increased in geographical locations affected by warlike situations. Furthermore, the demand for customized storage solutions is also expected to be high during the forecast period. Additionally, the autopsy tables and workstations segment is expected to register the highest growth during the forecast period. Technological advancement and the introduction of novel automated equipment that ensures faster procedural times and convenience for professionals will mainly drive the growth of this segment.

Based on applications, the global mortuary equipment market is segmented as follows:

  • Cultural
  • Research and Academia
  • Forensic Investigation

The cultural application currently leads the global mortuary equipment market and will continue to maintain its lead through the forecast period of 2017–2025. The increasing number of cadavers stored in mortuaries prior to claims and eventual funerals results from the storage of growing hospital deaths, road accidents, and similar mortality events. The dominance of cultural application in the mortuary equipment market is highest in regions where burial is the most prominent form of funeral. On the other hand, growing research initiatives and commercial urges towards further exploring anatomy for medical advancement make research and academia the fastest-progressing application segment.

Geographically, the global mortuary equipment market is cumulative for North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, and Latin America.North America and Europe dominated the global mortuary equipment market in 2016 with the largest revenue share. These regions' dominance is primarily due to the presence of a large number of market players as well as a greater number of private hospitals and mortuaries. The adoption of technologically advanced equipment and the replacement of obsolete products are also high in the regions. The majority of the population in these regions follows Christianity, so the demand for funeral services is also the highest in North America and Europe.

This trend demands efficient storage of corpses until funnel arrangements are made. Furthermore, perpetual advancement in the technology of mortuary maintenance, along with higher affordability, has kept the demand for mortuary equipment high and sustained in these regions. On the other hand, Asia Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth rate in the global mortuary equipment market. The region's proliferation of private mortuaries, rapid increase in the number of hospitals, and proliferation of healthcare infrastructure all contribute to the growth of the Asia Pacific market. The emergence of local market players and the entry of existing players in the Asia Pacific also drive market growth.

The detailed regional classification of the global mortuary equipment market is as follows:

  • North America (U.S. and Canada)
  • Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Spain, Italy, and the Rest of Europe)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, and the Rest of Asia Pacific)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and the Rest of Latin America)
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC plus the rest of the Middle East and Africa) 

Frequently Asked Question:

The market for Mortuary Equipment Market is expected to reach USD$ 1,066.1 Mn in 2025.

The Mortuary Equipment Market is expected to see significant CAGR growth over the coming years, at 6.8%.

The report is forecasted from 2017-2025.

The base year of this report is 2016.

Ferno-Washington, Inc., Flexmort (Roftek Ltd.), Hygeco Lear, Kugel Medical, Leech Ltd., Mopec, Mortech Manufacturing Company, Inc.are some of the major players in the global market.

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Published Date:  Sep 2017
Category:  Medical Devices
Report ID:   58650
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Pages:   120
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