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Global Infection Control Market Report 2020-2025: Increasing Health Consciousness Due to COVID-19 is Propelling Market Growth

Research and Markets
·5-min read

Dublin, Dec. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Infection Control Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to's offering.

The global infection control market grew at a CAGR of around 7% during 2014-2019. Looking forward, the global infection control market to exhibit strong growth during the next five years.

Infection control refers to the process of eliminating or preventing the spread of contaminants in healthcare settings. It aims to ensure the safety of healthcare workers and patients by minimizing the exposure to pathogens, such as viruses, bacteria, parasites and fungi that can cause respiratory, ear, eye, skin and urinary tract infections.

It involves several practices, such as standard immunizations, practicing care while sneezing and coughing and using protective clothing, such as gloves, masks and surgical drapes and gowns. Apart from this, cleaning, disinfecting and sterilizing objects and surfaces are other crucial infection control activities conducted in hospitals, clinics, laboratories and pharmaceutical and food manufacturing units.

The increasing prevalence of hospital-acquired infections (HAI) and chronic medical ailments is one of the key factors driving the growth of the market. Furthermore, as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic continues to spread across the globe, there is an acute shortage of masks, personal protection equipment (PPE) and sanitization solutions. As a result, there has been a significant increase in the demand for infection control solutions in healthcare centers.

In line with this, increasing health consciousness among the masses is also providing a boost to the market growth. Moreover, food manufacturers are increasingly emphasizing on sterilization and disinfection to minimize the risks of contamination and spoilage of food and beverages.

Additionally, various product innovations, such as the development of single-use medical nonwoven devices and sanitizers with high-intensity infection prevention capabilities, are contributing to the growth of the market. Other factors, including the rising geriatric population that is more susceptible to infections, along with improvements in the healthcare infrastructure, are anticipated to drive the market further.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global infection control market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?

  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global infection control market?

  • What are the key regional markets?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the type?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the end user?

  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?

  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the industry?

  • What is the structure of the global infection control market and who are the key players?

  • What is the degree of competition in the industry?

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.5 Forecasting Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Infection Control Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Market Forecast

6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 Equipment
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Major Types Disinfectors Washers Flushers Ultrasonic Cleaners Sterilization Equipment Heat Sterilization Low Temperature Sterilization Radiation Sterilization Filtration-Based Sterilization Others Others
6.1.3 Market Forecast
6.2 Services
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Major Types Contract Sterilization ETO Sterilization Gamma Sterilization E-Beam Sterilization Steam Sterilization Infectious Waste Disposal
6.2.3 Market Forecast
6.3 Consumables
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Major Types Disinfectants Sterilization Consumables Personal Protective Equipment Others
6.3.3 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by End User
7.1 Hospitals and Clinics
7.2 Medical Device Companies
7.3 Clinical Laboratories
7.4 Pharmaceutical Companies
7.5 Others

8 Market Breakup by Region

9 SWOT Analysis

10 Value Chain Analysis

11 Porters Five Forces Analysis

12 Price Analysis

13 Competitive Landscape
13.1 Market Structure
13.2 Key Players
13.3 Profiles of Key Players

  • 3M Company

  • Advanced Sterlization Products Services Inc. (Fortive Corporation)

  • Belimed AG (Metall Zug)

  • Cantel Medical Corp.

  • Getinge AB

  • Matachana

  • Metrex Research LLC (Envista Holdings and Sybron Dental Specialities Inc.)

  • MMM Munchener Medizin Mechanik GmbH

  • Pal International

  • Sterigenics U.S. LLC (Sotera Health Holdings LLC)

  • Steris Corporation

  • TSO3 Inc. (Stryker Corporation).

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