Infection Control Market by Product & Services (Cleaning & Disinfection Products, Sterilization Products & Services and Preventive Barriers), Indication (Hospital Acquired Pneumonia, Urinary Tract Infections, Surgical Site Infections and Gastrointestinal Infections), End User (Hospitals & Clinics, Pharmaceutical Companies, Medical Device Companies and Food Industry) - Global Analysis & Forecast 2020-2030

Report ID : 297  |  Published Date : Jun 2020  |  Pages : 160  |  Region : Global  |  Report Code : MD-87

Infection Control Market Overview and Introduction

To curb the incessantly rising cases of infectious diseases, several measures needs to be undertaken. Infection control underlines the set of policies and procedures which are performed for minimizing the risk of infection spread, especially in health care facilities and other healthcare associated industries. Infection control also plays a vital role in dealing with pandemics as they are associated with huge losses and have impact across various industries. Companies operating in the market are continuously focusing on efficient control of such infection spreads. For instance, in April 2020, Cantel Medical announced several Initiatives to help fight COVID-19 pandemic. The firm enhanced its production, product innovation and value-add COVID-19 education in support of first-responders and other healthcare professionals. The company is focusing on accelerating the production of ear loop mask, hand sanitizer, hand sanitizing wipes, protective eye wear, and surface disinfectants.

The global infection control market is majorly driven by increasing incidence of infectious diseases, and nosocomial infections. Growing concerns regarding the importance of sanitization, rising government initiatives and technological advancements for developing efficient sanitization and cleaning solutions are further anticipated to propel the growth of infection control market. However, increasing microbial resistance and improper sanitization are likely to hamper the growth of infection control market to a certain extent.

The global infection control market has been analyzed from four perspective: Product & Services, Indication, End User and Region.

Infection Control Market by Product & Services

On the basis of product & services, the infection control market has been segmented into cleaning & disinfection products, sterilization products & services, preventive barriers and others. The sterilization products & services segment accounted for the largest share in 2019. The large scale adoption of sterilization measures worldwide for prevention of infection spread can be attributed to the growth of this segment.

Infection Control by Indication

Based on technology, the market has been segmented into hospital acquired pneumonia, urinary tract infections, surgical site infections and gastrointestinal infections. In terms of market share, the hospital acquired pneumonia segment accounted for the largest market share in 2019.  Hospital acquired pneumonia is the most common hospital-acquired infections (HAI) which is caused by improper sterilization of ventilators.

Infection Control Market by End User

Based on the end users, the market has been segmented into hospitals & clinics, pharmaceutical companies, medical device companies, food industry and others. In 2019, hospitals & clinics segment accounted for the largest share in global infection control market. The large share of hospitals & clinics can be attributed to increasing requirement for efficient control measures in hospitals and clinics owing to the high risk of infection spread in these healthcare facilities.

Infection Control Market by Region

The global infection control market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of World (ROW).North America dominated the market of infection control, followed by Europe and Asia Pacific in the year 2019.The largest share of the North American market can be attributed to increasing adoption of technologically advanced products, favorable R&D environment and supportive government initiatives to promote efficient control of infection spread.

Infection Control Market Prominent Players

Some of the prominent players operating in the global infection control market are3M, STERIS plc., MMM Group, Cantel Medical, Metrex Research, LLC., Reckitt Benckiser Group plc. , Pal International, MELAG Medizin technik GmbH & Co. KG, Belimed and Getinge AB, among others.