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Global Medical Gauze and Tapes Market Analysis & Forecasts, 2015-2019 & 2020-2027

Research and Markets
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Dublin, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Medical Gauze and Tapes Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Product (Gauze, Tapes), by Application (Chronic Wounds, Acute Wounds), by Region (North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA), and Segment Forecasts, 2020 - 2027" report has been added to's offering.

The global medical gauze and tapes market size is expected to reach USD 8.7 billion by 2027, expanding at a CAGR of 4.2%

The rising incidence of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs), rising prevalence of chronic diseases, and the increasing number of accident cases are the key driving factors driving the market. Increasing incidence of road accidents across the globe is anticipated to drive the market.

According to the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT) 2018, around 20 to 50 million people are injured or disabled every year, and 1.4 million people die in road accidents. According to the WHO, road traffic injuries are estimated to be the 9th leading cause of mortality, globally. The ASIRT also reported that in the U.S., more than 38,000 people die in road accidents per year and around 4.4 million are injured or disabled.

According to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India, in 2016, around 494,624 people were injured in road accidents. This number has increased by 25.6% from 2007 to 2017. In 2016, the states that recorded the highest number of road accidents were Uttar Pradesh (25,096), Tamil Nadu (82,163), Maharashtra (35,884), and Karnataka (54,556).

This is anticipated to propel market growth over the forecast period. In some cases, road accidents result in amputations, which, in turn, are expected to boost market growth. Moreover, according to the CDC, in the U.S., falls (52%) and road accidents (20%) are the first and second leading causes of all TBI-related hospitalizations, respectively. Thus, the increasing number of road accidents and falls is expected to fuel market growth during the forecast period.

Medical Gauze and Tapes Market Report Highlights

  • In terms of revenue, the tapes segment held the largest revenue share in 2019 and is anticipated to witness significant growth over the forecast period. An increase in the use of medical tapes and a rise in the awareness about the use of medical adhesive products in sports injuries are some of the factors driving segment growth.

  • Acute wounds segment held the largest market share in 2019 owing to the rising number of surgical procedures across the globe.

  • In Asia Pacific, the market is anticipated to witness the fastest growth over the forecast period owing to the rising number of surgeries and the presence of many local players.

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1 Report Scope
1.1 Market Segmentation and Scope
1.2 Regional Scope
1.3 Estimates and Forecast Timeline

Chapter 2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Methodology
2.1.1 Information procurement
2.2 Information or Data Analysis
2.3 Market Formulation & Validation
2.4 Region Wise Market Calculation
2.4.1 Region Wise Market: Base Estimates
2.4.2 Global Market: CAGR Calculation
2.5 Region-Based Segment Share Calculation
2.6 Model Details
2.6.1 Commodity Flow Analysis
2.6.2 Volume price analysis
2.7 List of Secondary Sources

Chapter 3 Objectives

Chapter 4 Executive Summary
4.1 Market Outlook
4.2 Segment Outlook
4.3 Competitive Insights
4.4 Market Snapshot

Chapter 5 Industry Outlook
5.1 Penetration & Growth Prospect Mapping
5.2 Regulatory Framework
5.3 Market Dynamics
5.3.1 Market driver analysis Increasing incidence of chronic diseases Rising number of ambulatory surgery centers Increasing number of accidents
5.3.2 Market restraint analysis Rising treatment costs Increasing use of advanced wound care products
5.4 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market Analysis Tools
5.4.1 SWOT Analysis, by PEST
5.4.2 Porter's five forces analysis
5.5 Impact of COVID-19
5.5.1 Supply chain
5.5.2 Changing market trends

Chapter 6 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market: Segment Analysis, By Product, 2015-2027 (USD Million)
6.1 Definitions & Scope
6.2 Product Market Share Analysis, 2019 & 2027
6.3 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market, by Product, 2015 to 2027
6.4 Market Size Forecasts and Trend Analysis
6.4.1 Gauze Gauze market, 2015-2027 (USD Million) Woven gauze Non-woven gauze
6.4.2 Tapes Tapes market, 2015-2027 (USD Million) Fabric tapes Fabric tapes market, 2015-2027 (USD Million) Acetate tapes Viscose tapes Cotton tapes Silk tapes Polyester tapes Other tapes Paper tapes Plastic tapes Plastic tapes market, 2015-2027 (USD Million) Polypropylene plastic tapes Other plastic tapes Other tapes

Chapter 7 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market: Segment Analysis, By Application, 2015-2027 (USD Million)
7.1 Definitions & Scope
7.2 Application Market Share Analysis, 2019 & 2027
7.3 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market, by Application, 2015 to 2027
7.4 Market Size Forecasts and Trend Analysis
7.4.1 Chronic wounds Chronic wounds market, 2015-2027 (USD Million) Diabetic foot ulcers Pressure ulcers Venous leg ulcers Other chronic wounds
7.4.2 Acute wounds Acute wounds market, 2015-2027 (USD Million) Surgical & traumatic wounds Burn wounds

Chapter 8 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market: Regional Market Analysis, By Product and Application, 2015-2027 (USD Million)
8.1 Definitions & Scope
8.2 Regional Market Share Analysis, 2019 & 2027
8.3 Regional Market Snapshot
8.4 Market Size Forecasts & Trend Analysis

Chapter 9 Medical Gauze and Tapes Market: Competitive Analysis


  • Ethicon, Inc. (JOHNSON & JOHNSON)

  • Medtronic



  • Cardinal Health

  • Mlnlycke Health Care AB

  • Derma Sciences, Inc. (Integra LifeSciences)

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