Surgical and Respirator Mask Market in Australia and New Zealand to Grow Exponentially, Buoyed by High Demand During COVID-19 Pandemic


Australia New Zealand Surgical Respirator Masks  Market
  • Published On : Aug-2015 |
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The surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand, expected to value US$ 167.7 Mn by the end of 2021 is projected it grow with the rise in the prevalence of infectious diseases along with the increase in the rate of surgical procedures. The growth in the government's concern regarding the health of the population is expected to boost the market in these regions. The pouring-in investments by foreign players in the market of Australia and New Zealand are projected to create new revenue prospects for the manufacturers.

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned out to be a boon for the market as the demand for masks has increased exponentially. The market size is estimated to grow manifold during this pandemic. Public, as well as the private hospitals, are expected to contribute significant revenue in the coming years. 

The competition is expected to grow intense with new entrants in the market during the COVID-19 pandemic. Major companies are collaborating with other players to enhance their market presence. Also, the companies have increased their production and manufacturing capacity to satiate the accelerating demand, creating new ways to boost their revenue. Established players in the market include Halyard Healthcare Inc., 3M Company, Ansell Healthcare LLC., and MölnlyckeHealthcare Inc.,

An increase in the prevalence of diseases that spread through contact, droplets, or air is  driving the demand for surgical respiratory masks. They are highly demanded in the medical sector across the globe as medical devices that are used to cover the nose and mouth to protect the patients and health care providers from the contagion of such diseases.  Multiple factors including a rise in the number of surgical procedures, product innovations, and growth in concern regarding health and hygiene are expanding the Australia and Newzealand's market for surgical respirator masks. The Australian market which was valued to be US$103.9Mn is projected to grow at a healthy rate in the coming decade.  The market for respiratory masks can be segmented based on end-use into day surgery centers, general physicians, life science professionals, independent dental surgeons, hospitals, and veterinary surgeons. Amongst all the above, hospitals are projected to generate a huge chunk of revenue in the market. Many types of masks are available in the market including basic surgical mask, fluid/splash resistant mask, and anti-fog foam mask, where splash resistant masks hold major market share. Prominent players profiled in the global market are Medline Industries, Inc., 3M Company., Ansell Healthcare LLC. and Smith & Nephew Plc.

Surgical and respirator masks can be defined as medical devices that are used to cover mouth, nose and chin, in order to protect the health care professionals and patients against droplets, including large respirator particles. Surgical and respirator masks are mainly used in hospitals and day surgery centers by physicians, independent dental surgeons, veterinary surgeons and life science professionals. An increasing number of surgical procedures, rising health and hygiene concerns, and product innovation are the major factors that have led to a rise in demand for surgical and respirator masks, thereby driving the growth of the surgical and respirator masks market.  The surgical and respirator masks market is segmented on the basis of product type, nature, end use, and distribution channel.          

The surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand is anticipated to grow from US$ 134.9 Mn in 2014 to US$ 167.7 Mn by 2021, expanding at a CAGR of 3.3% during the forecast period. An increasing number of surgical procedures and rising health and hygiene concerns are the factors that are expected to positively affect the surgical and respirator mask market in both countries.

In 2014, the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia was valued at US$ 103.9 million and is expected to reach US$ 106.2 million at the end of 2015. In addition, the surgical and respirator mask market in New Zealand was valued at US$ 30.9 million in 2014 and is expected to reach up to US$ 38.2 million by 2021.        

The key market players covered in this report are 3M Company, Smith & Nephew Plc., Mölnlycke Healthcare Inc., Medline Industries, Inc., Halyard Healthcare Inc. and Ansell Healthcare LLC.

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Surgical and respirator masks can be defined as medical devices that are used to cover mouth, nose and chin, in order to protect the healthcare professionals and patients against droplets, including large respirator particles. Surgical and respirator masks are mainly used in hospitals and day surgery centers by physicians, independent dental surgeons, veterinary surgeons and life science professionals.

The surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand report begins with an overview. To sum it up, surgical and respirator mask products include basic surgical masks, anti-fog foam surgical masks, fluid/splash resistance surgical masks, standard fluid resistance surgical masks, face-shield fluid resistance surgical masks, standard respirator masks and particulate respirator masks.

The surgical and respirator mask market is segmented into

  • Surgical and respirator masks, by product type
  • Surgical and respirator masks, by nature  
  • Surgical and respirator masks, by end user
  • Surgical and respirator masks, by distribution channel

This report covers the surgical and respirator mask market performance in terms of the revenue contribution. This section additionally includes PMR’s analyses of the key trends, drivers, restraints and opportunities, which are influencing the surgical and respirator mask market. Impact analysis of the key growth drivers and restraints, based on the weighted average model, is included in this report on the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand, to better equip and arm clients with crystal clear decision-making insights.

The surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand  is mainly driven by factors such as the rise in the number of surgical procedures leading to an increased use of surgical and respirator masks, growing health and hygiene concerns, and product innovation. However, restraints faced by the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand are market saturation, along with unmet consumer needs, limited product availability and competition between large multinational and local players.

By product type, the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand is segmented into basic surgical masks, anti-fog foam surgical masks and fluid/splash resistant surgical masks. Of these, the fluid/splash resistant surgical mask market accounted for 42.2% share of the overall surgical and respirator mask market in 2014, followed by the anti-fog foam surgical masks and basic surgical masks segment. The fluid/splash resistant surgical masks segment is further sub-segmented into standard fluid resistant surgical masks and face-shield fluid resistant surgical masks. The respirator mask segment covers standard respirator masks and particulate respirator masks.The particulate respirator masks segment is further sub-segmented into cone-shaped respirator masks and flat-folded respirator masks.

By end use, the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand is segmented into hospitals (acute), day surgery centers, general physicians, independent dental surgeons, veterinary surgeons and life science professionals. Among all the aforementioned segments, the hospitals (acute) segment is expected to dominate the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand, accounting for around 45% share of the overall market by 2021, and expanding at a CAGR of 3.2% during the forecast period, i.e. 2015–2021.

Based on the distribution channel, the market is segmented into hospitals, acute care centers, clinics, drug stores and online sales. Of the above-aforementioned segments, the online sales segment is expected to expand at the highest CAGR of 5.8% during the forecast period. However, the hospitals segment is expected to dominate the surgical and respirator mask market in terms of share contribution, accounting for 43.3% share of the overall market by 2021. Also, in terms of nature, the surgical and respirator mask market is analyzed with a focus on disposable surgical masks, reusable surgical masks, disposable respirator masks and reusable respirator masks.

Companies covered in Australia New Zealand Surgical Respirator Masks Market Report

Key players profiled in this report on the surgical and respirator mask market in Australia and New Zealand include:

  • 3M Company.
  • Smith & Nephew Plc.
  • MölnlyckeHealthcare Inc.
  • Medline Industries, Inc.
  • Halyard Healthcare Inc.
  • Ansell Healthcare LLC.
  • Other.

These key market players have been profiled on the basis of various attributes, such as company overview, recent developments, growth strategies, sustainability and financial overview.

Australia New Zealand Surgical Respirator Masks Market

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