North American Medical Gloves Market size is estimated to cross USD 7.5 billion by 2028 due to the major healthcare groups in the region, according to a latest forecast report by Graphical Research.
Major healthcare groups in the region are raising awareness about patient safety and cleanliness. For example, the North America Occupational and Safety of Health (NAOSH) established a safety and health week in 2020 to protect healthcare staff from infection. The Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) promotes hygiene and safety initiatives as well. Similar programs have successfully raised awareness regarding the importance of using personal protective equipment (PPE), including medical gloves for patient and care giver safety, in a healthcare setting.
The nitrile medical gloves segment will exhibit a CAGR of 21.5% CAGR through 2028. Nitrile gloves are among the most popular disposable glove solutions, providing the advantages of latex such as durability, strength, and flexibility without the hazards of latex allergy. These gloves are available in both non-powdered and powdered variants and have acquired significant appeal in the region, outpacing sales of powdered latex gloves.
The COVID-19 pandemic surfaced as a critical driving force behind strict sanitation rules in the medical industry, including the use of PPE. These restrictions had a favorable impact on product sales since nitrile gloves are essential for preventing infection transmission while keeping laboratory and medical processes sterile.
Thanks to enhanced durability and hand protection as compared to other gloves, reusable gloves are being used in healthcare settings on a wide scale. The product offers key features such as reduced generation of waste and cost-efficiency. As per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reusable gloves could be used at home in to reduce exposure to the SARS-CoV-2.
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The U.S. medical gloves industry size is expected to surpass USD 7 billion by 2028. The presence of a well-established healthcare infrastructure, coupled with the growing demand for cosmetic surgery, is a key factor driving the product consumption in the region. Growing public awareness regarding the importance of protecting oneself from infectious diseases is strengthening medical glove sales among consumers in the country.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Administration (NIOSHA) of the U.S. requires medical gloves to be worn during patient-care operations which include exposure to blood and bodily fluids that may be contaminated with blood. In fact, the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) also states that the demand for personal protective equipment, such as medical gloves, outpaced the supply available to health care institutions during the coronavirus pandemic
The North American medical gloves market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of volume in Kilotons & revenue in USD Million from 2017 to 2028, for the following segments:
North America Market, By Product
- Latex Gloves
- Nitrile Gloves
- Vinyl Gloves
- Neoprene Gloves
North America Market, By Form
- Powder-free gloves
- Powdered gloves
North America Market, By Application
- Examination Gloves
- Surgical Gloves
North America Market, By Usage
- Disposable Gloves
- Reusable Gloves
North America Market
- Sterile Gloves
- Non-sterile Gloves
North America Market
- Brick and Mortar
North America Market, By End-use
- Ambulatory Surgical Centers
- Diagnostic Centers
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