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Global Medical Facial Masks Market (2021-2026)

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Global Medical Facial Masks Market Expected To Reach $ 5,730.55 million, with a growth rate of 5.73% by 2026.

Market Snapshot

Medical face masks are primarily used by healthcare professionals. The spread of COVID-19 around the world is driving demand for medical masks. Surgical masks, mainly disposable, are used in the healthcare sector. The increase in patient treatments and surgeries across the world is driving the demand for medical masks in the healthcare industry.

The supply chain of the medical face market includes the international network of manufacturers, distributors and shippers. The medical face mask industry is greatly impacted by business cycles and customer demands. These play an important role when companies prepare their strategy and develop their plans in the market. China and the United States is the world’s largest manufacturer of medical grade face masks. During the pandemic, a large production of face masks took place in the APAC region, particularly in China.

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

  • The creation of 3D printed medical face masks
  • The trend of double masking
  • Introduction of the hybrid face mask
  • Increase in the number of surgeries worldwide
  • Introduction of innovative face masks
  • Countries have made the use of face masks compulsory


  • Growing number of COVID-19 cases, COVID-19 diagnoses are the main reasons for the sudden increase in demand in the global medical mask market.
  • North America leads the global medical mask market in terms of revenue, followed by Europe, APAC, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa.
  • In terms of unit shipments, Europe leader in the global face mask industry. Countries such as Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and the UK accounted for the largest share of the European medical mask market in 2020.

Supplier analysis

  • The major players in the global medical mask industry are Moldex-Metric, BYD Auto, Prestige Ameritech, Kimberly-Clark, Honeywell, 3M, and Owens & Minor.
  • Going forward, new product launches, capacity expansion and collaborations will be crucial for companies to sustain revenue growth in the years to come. For example, in 2020 Honeywell added a medical mask production operation at its Phoenix Engines campus to Arizona to fight the global pandemic of the new coronavirus.

Key suppliers

  • Moldex-metric
  • BYD Auto Co.
  • Prestige Ameritech
  • Kimberly clark
  • Honeywell
  • 3M
  • Owens & Minor

Other important suppliers

  • Adventa Health
  • AeroPro
  • Azkenta International
  • Alpha Pro Tech
  • Ansell
  • B. Braun Melsungen
  • Berner International
  • Besco Medical
  • Biotron Medical Innovatec
  • Body products
  • Blazing star
  • BSN medical
  • Health Cartel
  • Ceabis
  • Clear mask
  • CAME
  • Crosstex International
  • DACH Schutzbekleidung
  • Demophorius Health
  • Dynarex
  • Franz Mensch
  • Fujian Jusun Group
  • Guangzhou Powecom Labor Insurance Supplies
  • Green line
  • Gerson
  • Hard shell
  • Hongkong Medi Co.
  • Ho Cheng Security Company
  • Hubei YJT Technology
  • HygieHealth
  • Intco Medical
  • Kowa Company
  • keystone
  • Leaflife technology
  • Leboo health products
  • Louis M. Gerson
  • Makrite
  • Med-Con
  • Medibase
  • Medico
  • Medi Dent Disposable International
  • Medline Industries
  • Mexpo International
  • Moldex
  • Molnlycke
  • Medical narang
  • Neomedic
  • Ocean footprint
  • Industrial Pigrade
  • PopOn masks
  • PRIMED Medical
  • RAYS
  • Safe’N’Clear
  • Rizhao Sanqi Medical and Health Products
  • SAS security
  • Salus products
  • Manufacture of health products in Shanghai Dasheng
  • Shanghai Lanhine Industrial Development
  • Sterimized
  • Thea-Tex
  • Trimpeks
  • VENUS Safety & Health
  • Vogt Medical
  • Wujiang Evergreen EX / IM
  • Yeakn protection products
  • Disposable Z Plus

Answers to key questions:
1. What is the size of the medical masks market?
2. How is the medical masks market growing?
3. Which segment represents the largest medical mask market share?
4. Who are the major players in the medical mask industry?
5. What is the impact of COVID-19 on the medical mask industry?

Main topics covered:

1 Research methodology

2 Research objectives

3 Research process

4 Scope and coverage
4.1 Market definition
4.1.1 Items included
4.1.2 Exclusions
4.1.3 Cautions on market estimates
4.2 Reference year
4.3 Scope of the study
4.3.1 Market segmentation by product
4.3.2 Market segmentation by distribution channel
4.3.3 Market Segmentation by End User
4.3.4 Market segmentation by geography

5 Report assumptions and caveats
5.1 Key caveats
5.2 Currency conversion
5.3 Market derivation

6 Market overview

7 Presentation
7.1 Overview
7.1.1 Impact of the supply chain on medical masks
7.1.2 Price impact on medical grade face masks
7.1.3 Covid-19 vaccination leading to the use of a medical face mask
7.1.4 Impact of Covid-19 on medical diagnoses

8 Market opportunities and trends
8.1 3D printing of medical masks
8.2 Trend in double masking
8.3 Introduction of Multilayer Hybrid Face Masks

9 market growth catalysts
9.1 Increase in the number of surgeries worldwide
9.2 Introduction of innovative face masks
9.3 Countries impose the compulsory use of a face mask

10 market restrictions
10.1 Threat of counterfeit medical masks
10.2 Complications associated with medical masks
10.3 High cost and shortage of raw materials

11 Market landscape
11.1 Market overview
11.2 Market Size and Forecast
11.2.1 Market by Product
11.2.2 Market by distribution channel
11.2.3 Market by End User
11.2.4 Market by geography
11.3 Analysis of the five forces
11.3.1 Threat of new entrants
11.3.2 Bargaining power of suppliers
11.3.3 Bargaining power of buyers
11.3.4 Threat of substitutes
11.3.5 Competitive Rivalry

12 Product
12.1 Market Overview and Growth Driver (Revenue)
12.2 Market Overview and Growth Engine (Unit Shipments)
12.3 Market overview
12.4 Surgical
12.5 2 PLY
12.6 3 PLY
12.7 Others
12.8 Respirator
12.9 Series N
12.10 R Series
12.11 P Series
12.12 Other respiratory masks

13 Distribution channel
13.1 Market Overview and Growth Driver (Revenue)
13.2 Market Overview and Growth Engine (Unit Shipments)
13.3 Market overview
13.4 B2B / Institutional
13.5 Retail
13.6 Online

14 End user
14.1 Market Overview and Growth Driver (Revenue)
14.2 Market Overview and Growth Engine (Unit Shipments)
14.3 Market overview
14.4 Hospitals
14.5 Clinics
14.6 Diagnostic laboratories
14.7 Outpatient surgical centers
14.8 Individuals

15 Geography
15.1 Market Overview and Growth Driver (Revenue)
15.2 Market Overview and Growth Driver (Unit Shipments)
15.3 Geographic overview

16 North America

17 Europe


19 Latin America

20 Middle East & Africa

21 Competitive landscape
21.1 Competition overview
21.2 Market share analysis
21.2.1 Moldex-metric
21.2.2 BYD Company
21.2.3 3M
21.2.4 Honeywell
21.2.5 Kimberly Clark
21.2.6 Prestige Ameritech
21.2.7 Owens & Minor

22 key company profiles

23 other major suppliers

24 Report summary

25 Quantitative summary

26 Appendix

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