Is US Dominating the Medical Face Mask Market?

14 October 2020

The US medical face mask market is growing at a healthy rate, at a CARG of over 23% during the forecast period. The increasing focus on treating chronic diseases and focus on treating the rise of coronavirus affected patients is driving the demand for medical face mask market in the US. The country holds the highest market value of medical face masks due to better healthcare accessibility and healthcare coverage. According to Arizton’s recent research, the US holds around 89% share in the medical face mask market in North America making it the major revenue contributor in the medical face masks market in North America. Furthermore, the outbreak of COVID-19 is creating high awareness and benefits of medical face masks. The favorable government recommendations for wearing medical face masks to avoid infection in healthcare settings is creating new opportunities for vendors in the US medical face mask market.

Some Key Insights in the US Medical Mask Market Include:

  1. The medical face masks market in the US is expected to reach to about $7 billion by 2020.
  2. Due the COVID-19 outbreak, the medical mask market to witness a high Y-o-Y growth rate of around 453%.
  3. In terms of both volume shipment and revenue, surgical medical face masks contributed to the maximum share of the US medical face masks market in 2019.
  4. Favorable government recommendations for wearing medical face masks to avoid infection in healthcare settings is another major factor driving the market growth in the US.

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 Implementation of 3D Printing Face Masks

The increase in various diseases that need effective treatment is fueling the uptake of the medical face masks market in the US. The medical face mask is an essential component of medical practices during the COVID-19 pandemic. Researchers and scientists are focusing on creating high-tech medical protective face masks such as 3D printed masks to reduce the spread of coronavirus. The use of 3D printing technology with CAD, the face masks can be custom scaled, printed to fit anyone and which is also effective in the protection from viruses. Furthermore, the manufacturers are focusing on 3D printing material such as copper3D is encouraging them and printing service providers to make 3D printed respirators available to protect against COVID-19.

 Focus on Competitiveness of the US Medical Face Mask Market

The market is highly competitive and dynamic due to the rising of global, regional, and local vendors offering a diverse range of surgical and respiratory masks. All companies that primarily derive revenue from medical face mask products are growing at a significant rate over the last years. The strategic partnership, capacity expansion, and differentiated products fueled their growth in recent years. One the leading players in the market, 3M has invested over $80 million to increase the production of the N95 face masks in response to COVID-19. However, this investment is expected to double 3M’s current production capacity to around 2 billion respiratory masks by the end of 2020. Furthermore, all the leading players are focusing on implementing various strategies to increase their market presence as well as market share.

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FAQs about the US Medical Face Mask Market

Q. What is the market size of the US medical face mask?

A. The US medical face mask market size is expected to cross revenue of over $586 million by 2025.

Q. What is the market growth of US medical face mask?

A. The US medical face mask market is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 23% during the forecast period.

Q. What is the market segmentation of the US medical face mask?

A. The US medical face mask market is segmented by product type, end-users, and geography.

Q. What is the market insight of the US medical face mask?

A. The South region in US holds largest market share of  the global market and is expected to reach revenue of over $290 million by 2025.

Q. What are the major regions in the medical face mask market in US?

A. The report includes the analysis of South, Northeast, West, and Midwest US.

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