Global Face Mask Market (2021 to 2028) - Increased Usage of Double Masking Presents Opportunities -

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DUBLIN, October 26, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Face Mask Market - Global Outlook & Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to's offering.

The outbreak of COVID-19 is fuelling the growth of the face mask market share across the globe. They are considered a significant material in avoiding the spread of the COVID-19 disease. The demand is increasing with the new strains of the COVID-19 pandemic infecting various countries. The rising adoption of masks as a precaution is expected to continue well into the future and drive the growth of the global disposable face mask market. Recent virus outbreaks and the threat of pandemics in the future are expected to open high potential opportunities for existing and new entrants in the industry.

Today, medical masks are one of the essential components of medical practice. With the rising burden of various diseases and the need for their effective treatment, the uptake of medical face masks is rising steadily worldwide. With the rising number of coronavirus cases, the manufacturer of 3-D printing materials Copper3D is encouraging manufacturers and printing services to make 3-D printed respirators quickly available to protect against the COVID-19 and facilitate the work of HCPs.

The following factors are likely to contribute to the growth of the face mask market during the forecast period:

  • Rising Number of Surgeries

  • New Companies Entering into the Face Mask Manufacturing

  • Increased in Target Population

  • Inception of 3-D Printed Medical Face Masks

Key Highlights

  • Large, populated countries like India, China will become large customers for the face masks. As these countries are highly populated, the demand for a protective face mask accelerated during the forecast period.

  • New companies are partnering up with established vendors and are expected to capture the market share of established vendors in the upcoming years.

  • Increasing patient pool coupled with the rising geriatric population with several acute and chronic conditions require treatment with better safety, efficacy, and hygiene with protective equipment, thereby accelerating the growth.

  • HP and partners have mobilized a prominent technology player to create 3-D printed face mask solutions to keep healthcare workers safe during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Key Questions Answered:

1. How big is the face mask market?

2. What are the key factors driving the disposable face masks market?

3. Which is the largest market for surgical masks?

4. What is the COVID-19 impact on the face mask market?

5. Who are the end-users in the face mask market?

6. Which region holds the highest share in the face mask market?

7. What are the factors driving the face mask market?

Market Dynamics

Opportunities & Trends

  • Increased Usage of Double Masking

  • Increased EUA Approvals for Face Masks

  • Inception of 3D-Printed Medical Face Masks

Growth Enablers

  • Increased Number of Surgeries

  • New Entrants in Face Mask Manufacture

  • Increasing Target Population


  • Threat from Counterfeit Medical Face Masks

  • High Cost & Supply Shortage of Raw Materials

  • Complications with Medical Face Masks

Key Vendors

  • BYD Company

  • Prestige Ameritech

  • Kimberly -Clark

  • Honeywell

  • 3M

Other Prominent Vendors

  • ADVENTA Health



  • AlphaProTech

  • Ansell


  • Asian Paints

  • B. Braun Melsungen

  • BERNER International



  • Body Products

  • BSN medical


  • ClearMask


  • Crosstex International

  • DACH

  • Demophorius Healthcare

  • Dynarex


  • Franz Mensch

  • Fujian Jusun Group

  • Guangzhou Powecom Labor Insurance Supplies

  • Gerson

  • GreenLine



  • Hubei YJT Technology


  • Intco Medical

  • Keystone

  • Kowa Company

  • Leaflife Technology

  • Leboo Healthcare Products

  • Louis M. Gerson

  • Makrite

  • Med-Con

  • Medibase

  • Medicom

  • Medi Dent Disposable International

  • Medline Industries

  • Mexpo International

  • Molnlycke

  • Moldex-Metric

  • Narang Medical

  • Neomedic

  • Owens & Minor

  • Ocean Footprint

  • Pidegree Industrial

  • RAYS

  • SAS Safety

  • Safe'N'Clear

  • Rizhao Sanqi Medical & Health Products

  • Shangai Dasheng Health Products

  • Shanghai Lanhine Industrial Development

  • Sterimed


  • Trimpeks

  • Uvex

  • Wujiang Evergreen EX/IM

  • Yeakn Protecting Products

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