The global enteral feeding devices market size is poised to experience 6.1% over the forecast period. Major factors driving market growth include the rise of premature births, the shift from parenteral to enteral feeding, prevalence of chronic disease, and the geriatric population. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the geriatric populace may exceed 2 billion by 2050.
A large number of premature births detected in India and China can fuel global market growth. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one in every ten births is found to be premature.
The global enteral feeding devices market has been segmented by region into the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), and the Middle East & Africa (MEA).
The Americas has led the market in 2017 due to the prevalence of lifestyle diseases, technological advances in enteral feeding, and a well-defined healthcare framework. Customization to feeding devices by manufacturers can induce market demand over the forecast period. Massive demand for portable pumps in small laboratories and healthcare facilities can facilitate the global enteral feeding devices market growth.
Moog, Inc., Vygon SA, Nestle, Cook Medical, Danone Nutricia, Fresenius Kabi AG, Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD), B. Braun Melsungen AG, Halyard Health, Inc., Medtronic plc, Boston Scientific Corporation, CONMED Corporation, and Abbott Laboratories are some of the notable players profiled in the global enteral feeding devices market.