US disposable medical supplies demand will rise 4.3 percent yearly to $46.7 billion in 2016. Syringes and inhalers, IV and urinary catheters, hemodialysis bloodlines, peritoneal dialysis kits, tissue sealants, biological wound dressings, Class IV garments and textiles, and blood glucose test strips will be among the fastest growing products.
This study analyzes the $37.8 billion US disposable medical supplies industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2001, 2006 and 2011, and forecasts for 2016 and 2021 by product (e.g., drug delivery devices, wound management supplies, nonwoven medical disposables, diagnostic and laboratory disposables, infection prevention supplies, surgical disposables), market (e.g., hospital, home health care, outpatient, physicians’ office, nursing home, dental office) and raw material (e.g., plastic resins, nonwoven fabrics, paper and paperboard, rubber).
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market shares and profiles 25 industry players, including Johnson & Johnson, Covidien and Becton Dickinson.