Medical Gloves Market Outlook
The global medical gloves market size was estimated at USD 8,638.19 million in 2019 and is expected to reach USD 17,399.81 million by the end of 2027. It is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.73% over the forecast period.
Medical gloves are used as personal protective equipment during medical examinations or surgical procedures. They are used as a precautionary measure against the spread of infections and illnesses.
The global medical gloves market report by Market Research Future (MRFR) takes a look at the improvements in such gears and its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The report contains drivers, challenges, trends, opportunities, and threats for the period of 2020 to 2027 (forecast period).
Medical Gloves Market Segmentation
The global medical gloves market is segmented by product type, usage, raw material, form, and end-user.
By product type, it is segmented into chemotherapy, surgical, and examination. Surgical gloves are expected to control a major share of the market.
This can be attributed to its use by surgeons and healthcare staff to prevent the chances of transmission of bacteria and other germs. However, examination gloves are deemed to command a large demand share during the forecast period due to their need in non-invasive examinations.