Insights on the Medical Face Mask Global Market to 2026 - Increasing Number of COVID-19 Cases are Driving Growth -

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DUBLIN, December 09, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Medical Face Mask Market - Global Outlook & Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to's offering.

The global medical face mask market is expected to reach USD 5,730.55 million, with a growth rate of 5.73% by 2026.

Key Questions Answered:

1. How big is the medical face mask market?

2. What is the medical face mask market growth?

3. Which segment accounts for the largest medical face mask market share?

4. Who are the key players in the medical face mask industry?

5. What is the COVID-19 impact on the medical face mask Industry?

Medical face masks are primarily used among healthcare professionals. The spread of the COVID-19 worldwide is driving the demand for medical face masks. The surgical face masks, which are disposable principally, are used in the healthcare sector. Increasing patient treatments and surgeries across the globe are driving the demand for medical face masks within the healthcare sector.

The supply chain of the medical face market includes the international network of manufacturers, distributors, and shippers. The medical face masks industry is largely impacted by economic cycles and customer demands. These play a significant role when companies prepare their strategy and develop their plans in the market. China and the US are the largest manufacturers of medical-grade face masks globally. During the pandemic, large face mask production was in the APAC region, especially in China.

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

  • The inception of 3-d printed medical face masks

  • The trend of double masking

  • Introduction of hybrid multiply face mask

  • Increase in the number of surgeries across the globe

  • Introduction of innovative face masks

  • Countries made mandate usage of face masks compulsory

Key Highlights

  • An increasing number of COVID-19 cases, COVID-19 diagnostics are major reasons for the sudden increase in the global medical mask market demand.

  • North America dominates the global medical face masks market in revenue, followed by Europe, APAC, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa.

  • In terms of unit shipments, Europe leads the global face masks industry. Countries such as Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and the UK accounted for the largest share in the European medical face mask market in 2020.

Vendor Analysis

  • The key players in the global medical face mask industry are Moldex-Metric, BYD Auto, Prestige Ameritech, Kimberly-Clark, Honeywell, 3M, and Owens & Minor.

  • In the future, new product launches, capacity expansion, collaborations will be crucial for companies to maintain revenue growth in the coming years. For instance, in 2020, Honeywell has added a medical face mask production operation at its Phoenix Engines campus in Arizona to fight against the global novel coronavirus pandemic.

Companies Mentioned

  • Moldex-Metric

  • BYD Auto Co.

  • Prestige Ameritech

  • Kimberly-Clark

  • Honeywell

  • 3M

  • Owens & Minor

  • Adventa Health

  • Aero Pro

  • Azkenta International

  • Alpha Pro Tech

  • Ansell


  • B.Braun Melsungen

  • Berner International

  • Besco Medical

  • Biotron Medical Innovatec

  • Body Products

  • BlazingStar

  • BSN medical

  • Cartel Healthcare

  • Ceabis

  • ClearMask


  • Crosstex International

  • DACH Schutzbekleidung

  • Demophorius Healthcare

  • Dynarex

  • Erenler Medi?kal

  • Franz Mensch

  • Fujian Jusun Group

  • Guangzhou Powecom Labor Insurance Supplies

  • GreenLine

  • Gerson

  • Hardshell

  • Hongkong Medi Co.

  • Ho Cheng Safety Enterprise

  • Hubei YJT Technology

  • HygiaHealth

  • Intco Medical


  • Kowa Company

  • Keystone

  • Leaflife Technology

  • Leboo Healthcare Products

  • Louis M. Gerson

  • Makrite

  • Med-Con

  • Medibase

  • Medicom

  • Medi Dent Disposable International

  • Medline Industries

  • Mexpo International

  • Moldex

  • Molnlycke

  • Narang Medical

  • Neomedic

  • Ocean Footprint

  • Pidegree Industrial

  • PopOn Masks

  • PRIMED Medical

  • RAYS

  • Safe'N'Clear

  • Rizhao Sanqi Medical & Health Products

  • SAS Safety

  • Salus Products

  • Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing

  • Shanghai Lanhine Industrial Development

  • Sterimed

  • Thea-Tex


  • Trimpeks

  • VENUS Safety & Health

  • Vogt Medical

  • Wujiang Evergreen EX/IM

  • Yeakn Protecting Products

  • Z Plus Disposable

Market Segmentation

Segmentation by Product

  • Surgical

  • 2-Ply

  • 3-Ply

  • Other

  • Respirator

  • N-Series

  • R-Series

  • P-Series

  • Other Respirators

Segmentation by Distribution Channel

  • B2B/Institutional

  • Retail

  • Online

Segmentation by End User

  • Hospital

  • Clinics

  • Diagnostic Labs

  • Ambulatory Surgical Care Centers

  • Individuals

  • Others

Segmentation by Geography

  • North America

  • US

  • Canada

  • Europe

  • Germany

  • France

  • UK

  • Italy

  • Spain

  • Poland

  • Netherland

  • Belgium

  • APAC

  • China

  • Japan

  • India

  • Australia

  • South Korea

  • Malaysia

  • Thailand

  • Philippines

  • Latin America

  • Brazil

  • Mexico

  • Argentina

  • Columbia

  • Chile

  • Middle East & Africa

  • South Africa

  • Saudi Arabia

  • Turkey

  • Iran

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