North America Antimicrobial Coatings Market Share was valued at above USD 1 billion in 2019 and industry is expected to witness substantial gains at over 10.5% by 2026.
Antimicrobial coatings are predominantly used to incorporate resistant coatings against microbes’ which consists of agents inhibiting microbial contaminations. It has numerous applications in healthcare, food, construction, indoor air quality and mold radiation industries. They are major used on counters, walls, door handles, and HVAC vents. Also, these products are sprayed onto carpets, masks, gloves and textiles. They are mostly used by paint manufacturers, and which is applied to primer products and wall paint to restrict pathogens growth.
Antimicrobial coatings are prominently made from silver & copper ions/films and chitosan. These are used in surface coatings to inhibit growth of fungi, bacteria, and germs, providing an extra line of protective coating. They are widely used in hospitals to prevent infections, medical devices, indoor air quality, food packaging & wall, floor coating, and construction.
Surface modifications and coatings product dominate the North America antimicrobial coatings market share in 2019. Rising demand for corrosion resistant coatings in architectural standings and changing consumer perceptions toward damaged caused by environmental susceptibilities, such as acid rain and snow, may foster the market share. Surface modifications & coatings are widely utilized in the construction industry to strengthen and prolong the life of structures. It also imparts aesthetic features, such as shine and minimalistic matte look on window grills & doorknobs, which may fuel the product demand.
Rising construction & renovation activities along with increasing demand for modern solutions should boost product demand. Antimicrobial coatings are predominantly utilized in construction industry to lace walls, doors, coatings, and fixtures. The market is also gaining strength owing to increasing parental concerns in developed economies to baby proof homes. In U.S., revenue from public construction was over USD 329 billion in 2019 which shows huge growth opportunity for North America antimicrobial coatings market.
North America market from food was valued over 135 million in 2019. Increasing demand for packaged food owing to the rise in working women population and busy schedules may foster the market share for antimicrobial coatings. They are widely utilized in manufacturing packaging materials, preventing various types of bacteria and odor causing pathogens. Antimicrobial coated alloys which include oxide, copper, silver, and titanium help in minimizing contaminants growth. Thus, these aforementioned factors should boost North America market from food application.
U.S. antimicrobial coatings market revenue was over USD 1 billion in 2019. Changing consumer perceptions on antibacterial & antimicrobial wallpapers owing to rising healthcare concerns may foster the market share. In the U.S., the total value of new construction in 2019 was over USD 1.3 billion owing to easy availability of low interest loans and rise in millennial population to own personal property. Thus, these factors should boost product demand.
North America industry share is competitive with key players including DuPont, A.K Steel, BASF, Sono-Tek , Akzo Nobel, Sherwin-Williams Company, Nippon Paint, Diamond Vogel Paints, Troy Corporation, RPM International, AK Coatings and Lonza Arch. Manufacturers are majorly focussing on strategic acquisitions, new product launches as well as collaborations to gain competitive advantage.