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Global Absorbent Dressings Market by Type (Non-Adherent, Adherent, Low-Adherent), By Application (Hospital, Clinic, Home Care) and Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast To 2028

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The Global Absorbent Dressings Market size is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.3% during the forecast period, to reach USD 116 billion by 2028. The growth in the market is primarily driven by the increasing number of surgeries being performed globally, which has led to an increase in demand for absorbent dressings and their usage during and after surgery as they help reduce chances of infections and other complications such as leakage.


Absorbent Dressings are generally used in the management of wounds. There is a wide range of absorbable wound dressings available on the market today, which vary from each other based on their absorptive capacity and release properties. These include gauze, cotton wool, surgical mesh, and film-based products.

The use of these dressing aids can help to reduce pain caused by excessive contact with the open wound area that would otherwise be caused by direct contact with medical equipment or clothing. This also minimizes air circulation around an injection site due to sticking plaster providing coverage for damaged skin areas such as burns, ulcers, and bedsores while simultaneously preventing secondary infections through its antiseptic properties.


On the basis of Types, the market is segmented into Non-Adherent, Adherent, and Low-Adhesive dressings.


Non-Adherent Absorbent Dressings:

A non-adherent absorbent dressing is a type of wound care product that consists of an adhesive layer. It can be applied directly to the skin and left in place for up to several days, depending on its purpose. They are usually used when the patient will heal with little scarring or if they have open wounds like burns. They also hold pressure better than other types of dressings/bandages.

These dressings adhere only loosely to the skin so as not to interfere with healing while still providing some protection from external irritants like dirt or bacteria. The most common forms of these products are pads, sheets, and films which cover larger wounds such as leg ulcers or pressure ulcers. In some cases, they can also be used to cover a person’s entire leg.


Adherent Absorbent Dressings:

A type of absorbent dressings that are applied to the skin and adhere tightly. Sometimes called 'surgical' or 'bonded', these types of bandages create a seal with the skin in order to trap wound fluid in an attempt to prevent infection.

The key objective for adherent dressings is not absorption, but prevention of leakage from wounds by maintaining contact between dressing surface and wound bed while arresting potential sources of contamination at their point-of-entry into the body. Adherent Dressings can be used on smaller wounds such as surgical incisions, cuts, scrapes, and bites too.


Low-Adhesive Dressings:

The low-adhesive dressings market segment includes products that are capable of absorbing excess fluid from wounds, minor cuts, and abrasions. This type of product is usually used in first aid situations for quick wound treatment. These products differ from traditional adhesive bandages as they can be removed easily without causing further harm to the skin or other tissue underneath the dressing.

Low adhesion elastic wraps use a porous fabric with an absorbent pad on one side which has a high degree of wicking capability. The material also features perforations for breathability and drainage holes at regular intervals to allow fluids to escape freely while still retaining their ability to maintain pressure over the wound site.


On the basis of Application, the market is segmented into Hospital, Clinic, and Home Care. The Absorbent Dressings are used in a hospital setting is as surgical sponges during surgery where blood loss, fluids, and medication need to be absorbed by the dressing so they do not leak onto -and contaminate- any other surfaces.


On the basis of Region, the market is segmented into North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa. The North American market is anticipated to dominate the global absorbent dressings market during the forecast period. The rising prevalence of chronic diseases and increasing incidence rates for adverse events in hospitals are driving the growth of this region’s market.

The European market is expected to grow significantly, the growth factors that can largely be attributed to advanced healthcare infrastructure coupled with rising expenditure on healthcare products & services by governments across Europe as well as private organizations.


Growth Factors For The Global Absorbent Dressings Market:

The short-term growth of the global absorbent dressings market is expected to be driven by factors such as increasing awareness about infection control and growing demand for personal protective equipment. In addition, a rise in chronic diseases across various geographies will bolster demand from consumers who seek medication that can help them reduce their risk of adverse effects on clothing caused by incontinence or are looking to avoid travel restrictions due to possible exposure.

These trends coupled with an aging population and increased focus on patient safety initiatives will propel the long-term growth of this market during the forecast period. The report also provides insights into key players operating in the market space along with detailed evaluations of major business strategies adopted by these companies over time.


Up Market Research published a new report titled “Absorbent Dressings Market research report which is segmented by Types (Non-Adherent, Adherent, Low-Adherent), By Applications (Hospital, Clinic, Home Care), By Players/Companies BSN Medical, Smith & Nephew, Medline Industries, Advancis Medical, Crawford Healthcare, Mpm Medical, 3M, Alliqua, Birchwood Laborateries, Coloplast, Convatec, Deroyal, Johnson & Johnson, Lohmann & Rauscher, Manukamed, Mckesson”.


Report Scope

Report Attributes Report Details
Report Title Absorbent Dressings Market Research Report
By Type Non-Adherent, Adherent, Low-Adherent
By Application Hospital, Clinic, Home Care
By Companies BSN Medical, Smith & Nephew, Medline Industries, Advancis Medical, Crawford Healthcare, Mpm Medical, 3M, Alliqua, Birchwood Laborateries, Coloplast, Convatec, Deroyal, Johnson & Johnson, Lohmann & Rauscher, Manukamed, Mckesson
Regions Covered North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA
Base Year 2020
Historical Year 2018 to 2019 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)
Forecast Year 2028
Number of Pages 247
Number of Tables & Figures 173
Customization Available Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

The report covers comprehensive data on emerging trends, market drivers, growth opportunities, and restraints that can change the market dynamics of the industry. It provides an in-depth analysis of the market segments which include products, applications, and competitor analysis.

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Global Absorbent Dressings Market Report Segments:

The market is segmented by Type Non-Adherent, Adherent, Low-Adherent and By Application Hospital, Clinic, Home Care.


Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. BSN Medical
  2. Smith & Nephew
  3. Medline Industries
  4. Advancis Medical
  5. Crawford Healthcare
  6. Mpm Medical
  7. 3M
  8. Alliqua
  9. Birchwood Laborateries
  10. Coloplast
  11. Convatec
  12. Deroyal
  13. Johnson & Johnson
  14. Lohmann & Rauscher
  15. Manukamed
  16. Mckesson

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Overview of the regional outlook of the Absorbent Dressings Market:

Based on region, the market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa (MEA). North America region is further bifurcated into countries such as U.S., and Canada. The Europe region is further categorized into U.K., France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe. Asia Pacific is further segmented into China, Japan, South Korea, India, Australia, South East Asia, and Rest of Asia Pacific. Latin America region is further segmented into Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America, and the MEA region is further divided into GCC, Turkey, South Africa, and Rest of MEA.

Absorbent Dressings Market Overview

Highlights of The Absorbent Dressings Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of Absorbent Dressings Market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2028.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

                1. Non-Adherent

                2. Adherent

                3. Low-Adherent

       7. By Application:

                1. Hospital

                2. Clinic

                3. Home Care

  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Absorbent Dressings Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2028.


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Chapter 1 Executive Summary
Chapter 2 Assumptions and Acronyms Used
Chapter 3 Research Methodology
Chapter 4 Absorbent Dressings Market Overview
   4.1 Introduction 
      4.1.1 Market Taxonomy 
      4.1.2 Market Definition 
      4.1.3 Macro-Economic Factors Impacting the Market Growth 
   4.2 Absorbent Dressings Market Dynamics 
      4.2.1 Market Drivers 
      4.2.2 Market Restraints 
      4.2.3 Market Opportunity 
   4.3 Absorbent Dressings Market - Supply Chain Analysis 
      4.3.1 List of Key Suppliers 
      4.3.2 List of Key Distributors 
      4.3.3 List of Key Consumers 
   4.4 Key Forces Shaping the Absorbent Dressings Market 
      4.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers 
      4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers 
      4.4.3 Threat of Substitution 
      4.4.4 Threat of New Entrants 
      4.4.5 Competitive Rivalry 
   4.5 Global Absorbent Dressings Market Size & Forecast, 2018-2028 
      4.5.1 Absorbent Dressings Market Size and Y-o-Y Growth 
      4.5.2 Absorbent Dressings Market Absolute $ Opportunity 

Chapter 5 Global Absorbent Dressings Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1 Introduction
      5.1.1 Key Market Trends & Growth Opportunities by Type
      5.1.2 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.1.3 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.2 Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Type
      5.2.1 Non-Adherent
      5.2.2 Adherent
      5.2.3 Low-Adherent
   5.3 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Type

Chapter 6 Global Absorbent Dressings Market Analysis and Forecast by Applications
   6.1 Introduction
      6.1.1 Key Market Trends & Growth Opportunities by Applications
      6.1.2 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Applications
      6.1.3 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Applications
   6.2 Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Applications
      6.2.1 Hospital
      6.2.2 Clinic
      6.2.3 Home Care
   6.3 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Applications

Chapter 7 Global Absorbent Dressings Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   7.1 Introduction
      7.1.1 Key Market Trends & Growth Opportunities by Region
      7.1.2 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      7.1.3 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   7.2 Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Region
      7.2.1 North America
      7.2.2 Europe
      7.2.3 Asia Pacific
      7.2.4 Latin America
      7.2.5 Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   7.3 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Region

Chapter 8 Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Impact 
   8.1 Introduction 
   8.2 Current & Future Impact Analysis 
   8.3 Economic Impact Analysis 
   8.4 Government Policies 
   8.5 Investment Scenario

Chapter 9 North America Absorbent Dressings Analysis and Forecast
   9.1 Introduction
   9.2 North America Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Country
      9.2.1 U.S.
      9.2.2 Canada
   9.3 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
   9.4 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Country
   9.6 North America Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Type
      9.6.1 Non-Adherent
      9.6.2 Adherent
      9.6.3 Low-Adherent
   9.7 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type 
   9.8 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type 
   9.9 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Type
   9.10 North America Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Applications
      9.10.1 Hospital
      9.10.2 Clinic
      9.10.3 Home Care
   9.11 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Applications 
   9.12 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Applications 
   9.13 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Applications

Chapter 10 Europe Absorbent Dressings Analysis and Forecast
   10.1 Introduction
   10.2 Europe Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Country
      10.2.1 Germany
      10.2.2 France
      10.2.3 Italy
      10.2.4 U.K.
      10.2.5 Spain
      10.2.6 Russia
      10.2.7 Rest of Europe
   10.3 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
   10.4 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Country
   10.6 Europe Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Type
      10.6.1 Non-Adherent
      10.6.2 Adherent
      10.6.3 Low-Adherent
   10.7 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type 
   10.8 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type 
   10.9 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Type
   10.10 Europe Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Applications
      10.10.1 Hospital
      10.10.2 Clinic
      10.10.3 Home Care
   10.11 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Applications 
   10.12 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Applications 
   10.13 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Applications

Chapter 11 Asia Pacific Absorbent Dressings Analysis and Forecast
   11.1 Introduction
   11.2 Asia Pacific Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Country
      11.2.1 China
      11.2.2 Japan
      11.2.3 South Korea
      11.2.4 India
      11.2.5 Australia
      11.2.6 South East Asia (SEA)
      11.2.7 Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   11.3 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
   11.4 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Country
   11.6 Asia Pacific Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Type
      11.6.1 Non-Adherent
      11.6.2 Adherent
      11.6.3 Low-Adherent
   11.7 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type 
   11.8 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type 
   11.9 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Type
   11.10 Asia Pacific Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Applications
      11.10.1 Hospital
      11.10.2 Clinic
      11.10.3 Home Care
   11.11 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Applications 
   11.12 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Applications 
   11.13 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Applications

Chapter 12 Latin America Absorbent Dressings Analysis and Forecast
   12.1 Introduction
   12.2 Latin America Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Country
      12.2.1 Brazil
      12.2.2 Mexico
      12.2.3 Rest of Latin America (LATAM)
   12.3 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
   12.4 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Country
   12.6 Latin America Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Type
      12.6.1 Non-Adherent
      12.6.2 Adherent
      12.6.3 Low-Adherent
   12.7 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type 
   12.8 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type 
   12.9 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Type
   12.10 Latin America Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Applications
      12.10.1 Hospital
      12.10.2 Clinic
      12.10.3 Home Care
   12.11 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Applications 
   12.12 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Applications 
   12.13 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Applications

Chapter 13 Middle East & Africa (MEA) Absorbent Dressings Analysis and Forecast
   13.1 Introduction
   13.2 Middle East & Africa (MEA) Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Country
      13.2.1 Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2 South Africa
      13.2.3 UAE
      13.2.4 Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
   13.4 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Country
   13.6 Middle East & Africa (MEA) Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Type
      13.6.1 Non-Adherent
      13.6.2 Adherent
      13.6.3 Low-Adherent
   13.7 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type 
   13.8 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type 
   13.9 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Type
   13.10 Middle East & Africa (MEA) Absorbent Dressings Market Size Forecast by Applications
      13.10.1 Hospital
      13.10.2 Clinic
      13.10.3 Home Care
   13.11 Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Applications 
   13.12 Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Applications 
   13.13 Market Attractiveness Analysis by Applications

Chapter 14 Competition Landscape 
   14.1 Absorbent Dressings Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.2 Global Absorbent Dressings Market: Market Share Analysis, 2019
   14.3 Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.3.1 BSN Medical
      14.3.2 Smith & Nephew
      14.3.3 Medline Industries
      14.3.4 Advancis Medical
      14.3.5 Crawford Healthcare
      14.3.6 Mpm Medical
      14.3.7 3M
      14.3.8 Alliqua
      14.3.9 Birchwood Laborateries
      14.3.10 Coloplast
      14.3.11 Convatec
      14.3.12 Deroyal
      14.3.13 Johnson & Johnson
      14.3.14 Lohmann & Rauscher
      14.3.15 Manukamed
      14.3.16 Mckesson
Segments Covered in the Report
The global Absorbent Dressings market has been segmented based on

By Types
  • Non-Adherent
  • Adherent
  • Low-Adherent
By Applications
  • Hospital
  • Clinic
  • Home Care
  • Asia Pacific
  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Middle East & Africa
Key Players
  • BSN Medical
  • Smith & Nephew
  • Medline Industries
  • Advancis Medical
  • Crawford Healthcare
  • Mpm Medical
  • 3M
  • Alliqua
  • Birchwood Laborateries
  • Coloplast
  • Convatec
  • Deroyal
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Lohmann & Rauscher
  • Manukamed
  • Mckesson

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