Global Film Dressings Market Overview:
Film dressings is refer as the wound-dressing products. They are extremely flexible, transparent and adhesive. They don't have capacity to absorb fluid but are able to breathe off the small amounts of fluid by a process known as moisture vapour transpiration (MVT). The market of film dressing is growing due to rise in awareness of people related to personal hygiene. While some of the factors like property of film dressings that it does not control the moisture levels is hindering the market growth. Some of the key players profiled in the study are 3M Company (United States), Lohmann & Rauscher (L&R) (Germany), Medtronic (Ireland), Molnlycke Health Care (Sweden), ConvaTec, Inc. (United Kingdom), B. Braun Melsungen AG (Germany), Coloplast A/S (Denmark), Derma Sciences, Inc. (United States), Kinetic Concepts, Inc. (United States) and Medline Industries, Inc. (United States).
On the basis of geography, the market of Film Dressings has been segmented into South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico). If we see Market by End Use, the sub-segment i.e. Diabetic Foot Ulcers will boost the Film Dressings market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth.
- Incidence of Diseases such as Pressure Ulcers, Diabetic Ulcers and Venous Stasis Ulcers.
- Rise in Awareness among the Patients towards Personal Hygiene.
- Collaboration and Tie Up Of Leading Players.
- Substitutes Available For Film Dressings Process.
- Reluctance in the Adoption of Novel Technologies at General Practitioner (GP) Level are Prophesied to Obstruct the Growth of the Film Dressings Market.
- Swelling Prevalence of Diabetes Leads to Growth of Film Dressings Market.
- Film Dressings Won’t Control the Moisture Levels.
- Efficiency Loss while Saturated With Exudate.
Major Market Developments:
In May 2019, 3M Co. acquired Acelity Inc. with an amount of USD 6.7 billion. This acquisition is beneficial in providing advanced wound care technologies and solutions and an excellent complement to health care business.
Smith & Nephew announced the European launch of moleculight i:X, which is a handheld imaging device that can be used to instantly measure wound surface area and visualize the presence of potentially harmful bacteria in it.
“According to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and , it’s denoted that, the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) regulated the device does not contain antimicrobial agents that act on the body and that the guidance is not applicable for those products in which the pDADMAC leaches from the substrate. Leach ability testing is required to be submitted in the 510(k) notice for these devices to demonstrate that the drug does not leach onto the patient”.
Manufacturer, Sub component manufacturer, Channel partners, Industry association, Downstream vendors, Government and investment communities and Research organisation and associations
Major Objectives Focused through this Study
To define, describe, and forecast the Global Film Dressings market on the basis of product [Traditional Wound Dressings and Advanced Wound Dressings] , application [Wet Wound and Dry Wound], key regions and end user
To provide in-depth information regarding major influencing factors affecting the growth of the market (trends, drivers, restraints, opportunities, and industry-centric and regional challenges)
To strategically analyse the micro-markets and important business segments with respect to individual growth drivers , market trends and potential, and historical contributions to the total market
Identifying the opportunities in the market for key stakeholders and detailing the competitive landscape for market leaders
To provide market size for various segments of the Film Dressings market with respect to major geographies, namely, South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico)
To strategically profile the key players and analyzing their market shares and core competencies in the Film Dressings industry
To track key developments such as product launches, expansions, agreements, partnerships, mergers & acquisitions, and R&D activities that are key factors in shaping the market
Data related to EXIM [Export- Import], production & consumption by country or regional level break-up can be provided based on client request**. Additionally, the Players which are also part of the research are PAUL HARTMANN AG (Germany) and Smith & Nephew plc (United Kingdom).
** Confirmation on availability of data would be informed prior purchase
While framing the research framework, major and emerging players operating in the Film Dressings market in various regions have been profiled, and their offerings, geographic footprints, and distribution/sales channels have been analysed through in-depth discussions. Top-down and bottom-up approaches have been used to determine the overall market size. Sizes of the other individual markets have been estimated using the percentage splits obtained through secondary sources such as Hoovers, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, and Dow Jones (Factiva), along with primary respondents. The complete methodology includes the study of the annual and financial reports of the key market players and extensive interviews with industry experts such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and marketing executives for key insights (both qualitative and quantitative) related to the market.