What is Medical Grade Paper?
Medical grade paper is commonly used for infusers, catheters, needles, gauges, gloves, and bandages, among other medical devices and systems. Medical paper is comprised largely of cellulose fibres and is designed to allow sterilising agents to penetrate. Medical grade paper market can be primarily divided into Kraft paper and Sack paper. Whereas on the basis of its chemical layering, it can be further segmented as coated and uncoated papers. The growing investments in medical infrastructure in recent times due to Covid pandemic is expected to benefit or augment the growth of the medical grade paper. Medical grade paper is commonly used for infusers, catheters, needles, gauges, gloves, and bandages, as well as packaging and systems for medical equipment. Currently, North American region dominates the global medical grade paper market.
The market study is broken down by Type (Kraft Paper and Sack Paper), by Application (Steam Sterilization, Ethylene Oxide Sterilization, Formaldehyde Sterilization and Irradiation Sterilization) and major geographies with country level break-up.
The global rise in medical infrastructure and equipment spending has led to growing demand for safe and flexible packaging solutions, which can protect against sterilization agent penetration. This has led to significant growth in the medical grade paper market. Similarly, the innovations in medical science and healthcare sector along with paper packaging sector has led to emergence of biodegradable medical grade papers which are rising in popularity. Although, presence of alternatives such as spun bonded olefin, restraints the market prospectus of the medical grade paper. North America region dominates the medical grade paper market. Established and emerging Vendors should take a closer view at their existing organizations and reinvent traditional business and operating models to adapt to the future.
BillerudKorsnäs AB (Sweden), Bomarko, Inc. (United States), Inpac Medizintechnik GmbH (Germany), Amcor Plc (Switzerland), Navkar International (India), Canadian Kraft Paper Industries Ltd. (Canada), KJ Specialty Paper Co., Ltd. (Japan), Chhenna Corporation (India), Steril Medipac (India) and International Paper Suzhou Packaging Co Ltd. (China) are some of the key players that are part of study coverage. Additionally, the Vendors which are also part of the research coverage are Pudumjee Paper Products Ltd. (India), Anqing Tianrun Paper Packaging Co., Ltd. (China) and Efelab SRL (Argentina).
AdvanceMarketAnalytics has segmented the market of Global Medical Grade Paper market by Type, Application and Region.
On the basis of geography, the market of Medical Grade Paper has been segmented into . If we see Market by Distribution Channel , the sub-segment i.e. Direct will boost the Medical Grade Paper market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth. If we see Market by Offering , the sub-segment i.e. Coated Paper will boost the Medical Grade Paper market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth.
Market Leaders and their expansionary development strategiesIn 2019, Tekni-Plex, Inc., a United States based global leader in advanced plastic and rubber polymer technology has announced signing of a definitive agreement to acquire three manufacturing facilities from Amcor's Flexible Packaging business unit. This three factories together manufacture sterilizable medical device packaging substrates including coated and uncoated Tyvek, heat-seal and cold-seal coated paper and films, medical grade laminates and die-cut lids and labels. The acquisition is expected to expand the complex packaging portfolio of Tekni-Plex specific to medical packaging.
In 2021, ProAmpac, one of the leading manufacturer and provider of flexible packaging solutions has announced acquisition of APC Paper, which is an industry leader in recycled kraft paper packaging products. The acquisition is in line with ProAmpac’s ambition of widening its sustainable solutions portfolio. With the enhanced focus globally on sustainability and recycling, this acquisition is expected to significantly increase its capabilities towards recycling.
- Increasing Popularity of Biodegradable Medical Grade Papers
- Rising Demand for Packaging Materials especially for Medical Products
- The Ability to Seal Owing to Heat Treatment, Peel-Ability of Paper, and Resistance to Organisms are Major Factors Driving Increased Demand for Medical Paper
- Advances in Materials Science have Enabled Product Innovators to Create Goods that Have Excellent Air Permeability, are Environmentally Friendly, and are Non-Toxic
- Presence of Alternatives such as Spun-Bonded Olefin for Medical Packaging Purposes
- Rising Stringent Government Regulations around Medical Packaging
Key Target AudienceMedical Grade Paper Manufacturers, Suppliers and Distributors, Raw Material Suppliers, New Entrants/Investors, Venture Capitalists and Private Equity Firms, Government Regulatory and Research Organizations and End-Use Industries
About ApproachTo evaluate and validate the market size various sources including primary and secondary analysis is utilized. AMA Research follows regulatory standards such as NAICS/SIC/ICB/TRCB, to have the better understanding of the market. The market study is conducted on basis of more than 200 companies dealing in the market regional as well as global areas with purpose to understand companys positioning regarding market value, volume and their market share for regional as well as global.
Further to bring relevance specific to any niche market we set and apply number of criteria like Geographic Footprints, Regional Segments of Revenue, Operational Centres, etc. The next step is to finalize a team (In-House + Data Agencies) who then starts collecting C & D level executives and profiles, Industry experts, Opinion leaders etc. and work towards appointment generation.
The primary research is performed by taking the interviews of executives of various companies dealing in the market as well as using the survey reports, research institute, and latest research reports. Meanwhile, analyst team keeps preparing set of questionnaires and after getting appointee list; the target audience are then tapped and segregated with various mediums and channels that are feasible for making connection that includes email communication, telephonic, skype, LinkedIn Group & InMail, Community Forums, Community Forums, open Survey, SurveyMonkey etc.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
1. What all players are profiled in the study?
The standard version of the report profiles players such as BillerudKorsnäs AB (Sweden), Bomarko, Inc. (United States), Inpac Medizintechnik GmbH (Germany), Amcor Plc (Switzerland), Navkar International (India), Canadian Kraft Paper Industries Ltd. (Canada), KJ Specialty Paper Co., Ltd. (Japan), Chhenna Corporation (India), Steril Medipac (India) and International Paper Suzhou Packaging Co Ltd. (China) etc.
2. Can we have customized study for Medical Grade Paper Market?
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3. What would be the Market Size of Medical Grade Paper Market by 2026?
Analysts at AMA estimates Medical Grade Paper Market to reach USD Million by 2026.