Face Mask Market size was estimated at $52,000 Million in 2019 and is expected to reach $262,178.6 Million by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 26% during the forecast period of 2020 to 2027.
Face Mask Market Growth Factors
Face Mask Market Segmentation
Face Mask Market Country Analysis
Face Mask Market Share and Competition
Key companies operating in this industry are: 3M Company, Honeywell, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Prestige Ameritech, Alpha ProTech, Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Moldex-Metric, Inc., The Gerson Company, Cardinal Health, and Cambridge Mask Co.
- Historical data available (as per request)
- Estimation/projections/forecast for revenue and unit sales (2020 – 2027)
- Data breakdown for every market segment (2020 – 2027)
- Gross margin and profitability analysis of companies
- Price analysis of each product type
- Business trend and expansion analysis
- Import and export analysis
- Competition analysis/market share
- Supply chain analysis
- Client list and case studies
- Market entry strategy
Industry Segmentation and Revenue Breakdown
Type Analysis (Revenue, USD Million, 2020 - 2027)
- Surgical Mask
- Dust Mask
- N95 Respirators
Material Analysis (Revenue, USD Million, 2020 - 2027)
Nature Analysis (Revenue, USD Million, 2020 - 2027)
Distribution Channel Analysis (Revenue, USD Million, 2020 - 2027)
- Convenience Stores
Region Analysis (Revenue, USD Million, 2020 - 2027)
- United States
- United Kingdom
- South Korea
- Middle East
- Rest of World
Face Mask Market Companies
- 3M Company
- Kimberly-Clark Corporation
- Prestige Ameritech
- Alpha ProTech
- Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
- Moldex-Metric, Inc.
- The Gerson Company
- Cardinal Health
- Cambridge Mask Co.
United States Face Mask Market Industry Research Report
Europe Face Mask Market Industry Research Report
Asia Pacific Face Mask Market Industry Research Report
Face masks are protective barriers against potential environmental contaminants. It covers nose and mouth, hence, protecting against cross-contamination of infectious diseases, airborne diseases spreading through aerosols and liquid droplets, heat, hazardous gases and fumes. The major types are surgical masks, N95 respirators and dust masks. They are either reusable or disposable type. They are made of cotton, polypropylene and other suitable materials. They can single layer or multi-layer masks. They are widely used in many industries like health care, agriculture, construction, chemical, pharmaceutical, mining and clinical research sector. Personal use by the general public is also being popular in current scenarios.
Factor affecting market growth
The major factor fuelling the growth of the face market is the urgent need for protective face marks due to the widespread of COVID pandemic and H1N1 flu among masses of the population. Frontline workers including medical professionals, staff nurses, technicians, police and cleaners need N95 masks as it gives more protection than surgical masks. Although the N95 mask is recommended mainly for health care professionals and front line workers, general public individuals also buying these N95 masks, hence, significantly boosting the demand for face masks. As a result, the manufacturing of face masks has significantly increased because of the high demand in the current situation due to stringent guidelines given by many health organizations. Increasing pollution levels in major metropolitan cities is another factor responsible for the growth of the face market. Manufacturing industries are paying more attention to occupational hazards incurred due to the inhalation of dust and fumes. Therefore, improvements in standard safety protocols are anticipated to improve sales in the future. Improvements in health care services, rising awareness regarding health and personal hygiene, an increasing number of OPD visits, medical and surgical procedures are likely to increase the demands in the future. Social media marketing is also influencing the growth of face market. Due to the increasing publicity of products the customers have increased and more individuals are buying face masks online, boosting the growth of the online face market. Innovation like 3-D printed masks and transparent face masks have future potential for growth.
However,online availability of cheaper products is counterproductive for a particular brand as there are lots of fake branks that copy certified brands. Such counterfeit products are made in unsterile places and are widely available online as well as offline. High costs and lack of awareness especially in underdeveloped countries are likely to hamper the growth of the face market.
Protective disposable masks are currently having a maximum share in the market. By type, surgical masks hold the largest share in the face market owing to its great demand. Masks made of polypropylene material are currently leading in the market. Offline sales especially via pharmacies lead in the distribution in comparison to online sales in the face market.
Based on regional analysis, the Asia-pacific region is currently leading in the global face market. Developing counties like China and India have the maximum number of buyers. China is currently the largest manufacturing hub across the globe.